AdWords

Google Reveals that 56.1% of Ad Impressions Are Not Even Seen!

Dec 10, 2014 | 1,175 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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The recent study by Google reveals that majority of ad impressions are unseen by the users. Here's what Google said, "A small number of publishers are serving most of the non-viewable impressions. 56.1% of all impressions we measured are not seen, but the average publisher viewability is 50.2%".

More Details, 360 Degree Views and Local Inventory Added To Google Mobile Shopping!

Nov 26, 2014 | 1,150 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Google has announced the addition of new features for mobile search results centered on shopping ads. Through this move, it aims to introduce more detailed product data in the search interface as well as the local inventory and 360 view of the product imagery.

Conversion Estimates Added to Google Keyword Planner Tool!

Nov 21, 2014 | 1,363 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Google has indicated recently that conversion estimates have been included in the Keyword Planner tool in AdWords.

The search engine giant will now use historical conversion data from the account or they can even enter their own conversion rates and values to observe how bid changes may influence metrics such as :

  • Estimated conversion
  • Conversion value
  • ROAS
  • Average CPS

New Shopping Campaign Tools Such as Auction Insights, Diagnostic Tabs and More Added By Google Adwords

Nov 20, 2014 | 1,242 views | by Ritu Sharma
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There are many changes observed during the holiday season when the shopping mania sets in. Search queries increase in massive numbers and there is fluctuation of inventory as demand increases on specific days. Management of spikes in the search volume on brand as well as product queries and efforts to work towards making product feeds correctly reflect inventory are particularly important concerns during this period. Google has recently announced updates to enable retailers to ensure their Shopping campaigns operate efficiently without any problems. For assisting retailers to plan and handle the massive surges that come about on Black Friday and Cyber Monday, the search engine has added Auction Insights to Shopping campaigns. The Auction Insights enable advertisers to observe how they fare against competitors and employ this information when formulating bidding strategies.

New Google AdWords Graphs Added to Demographic Reporting!

Nov 19, 2014 | 1,168 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Google has added new charts and graphs in the Google AdWords Display Network Demographics section. The news was shared by Kim Clinkunbroomer on Google+. She has also told that advertisers can now add demographic combinations at the Ad Group and Campaign level.

The new charts have donut chart format that displays gender, parental status, and other information. Google has made the section colorful so that advertisers find it more appealing to look at the consumers they are targeting.

Two New Bid Strategies Reports Added to AdWords!

Nov 13, 2014 | 1,104 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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The AdWords reporting interface will now have two new reports around bid strategies. Google made an announcement on Google+ while informing advertisers that in case they haven't seen the new reports yet, there's nothing to worry about as these will be rolled out over the next few days.

The new reports will help advertisers analyze their CPAs better.

Bid strategy Two New Bid Strategies Reports Added to AdWords!

Report A: Strategy-Level Report

Google Mobile Search Ads to Feature Multiple Business Locations!

Nov 12, 2014 | 909 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Google has made an update to the AdWords location extensions. It now shows up to 3 business locations in mobile search ads. When a business has several locations nearby, users will be able to see up to 3 locations in an ad.

Mobile search Google Mobile Search Ads to Feature Multiple Business Locations!

The extensions can display street address as well as distance from the user's current location. Users can click to call or even get directions for each of the 3 locations.

Google AdWords Will Now Show Local Forwarding Numbers for Call Extensions!

Nov 7, 2014 | 1,200 views | by Ritu Sharma
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Google had made an announcement on Google+ that call extensions now support local forwarding numbers. Businesses can now show searchers local numbers, which may increase the chances of them calling your local business.

Here's what Google said, "starting today, ads with call extensions set up to use Google forwarding numbers can now show a local Google forwarding number, where available".

Google AdWords to Get a New Reporting Feature Treemaps!

Nov 5, 2014 | 943 views | by Ritu Sharma
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Google in its Google Analytics G+ account announced that a new AdWords reporting feature called Treemaps is coming to the software.

Treemaps will offer AdWords advertisers a quicker insight into their ad performance. As told by Google, these will enable advertisers to "visually identify trends and trouble spots across your account with speed and insight that you don’t have when looking at numbers alone". Treemaps display "hierarchical data using nested rectangles, showing positive results in green, and lagging results in red, speeding up your decision process," Google added.

Google AdWords Campaign Settings & Ad Extensions Get Bulk Editing!

Nov 5, 2014 | 1,021 views | by Ritu Sharma
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After brining dynamic insertion to a whole new level, Google has now launched bulk editing for ad extensions and campaign settings. It will eliminate the process of making changes in the extensions and settings within AdWords user interface for one campaign or ad group at a time.

Marketers can now edit sitelink extensions, location targeting, ad rotation, and more on multiple campaigns at once. This will reduce the management hours and improve the performance of marketers.