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The new and improved look for Bing Ads came with updates to the opportunities tab with advice on what to change in your Bing account. [Search Engine Land]
One year ago Bing entered the Austrailian market. Advertising on Bing in Australia has shot through the roof, and Bing expects growth to continue. [Bing Ads]
Sticking with the Bing theme, technical searches will now be treated differently than a regular search in order to improve user experience. [Search Engine Watch]
Onto Google, who put a lot of focus on Shopping Campaigns this past week. Still need to upgrade your PLA campaigns over to Shopping Campaigns? There is a tool for that. [PPC Hero]
Speaking of tools for Shopping Campaigns, Google also implemented a new shipping configuration tool. [PPC Hero]
Google also recently purchased a mobile video app directr, hoping that it allows small businesses to buy ads on YouTube. [Ad Age]
In the Social Media world, ad scheduling is now available on Facebook. [Jon Loomer]
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