Bing Ads has finally made managing multiple accounts on the platform easier for the advertisers. A long requested feature “Accounts Summary” is Bing’s answer to Google AdWords My Client Center/MCC.

Advertising professionals and agencies managing multiple Bing Ad accounts can use Accounts Summary to toggle between accounts and obtain a performance metrics overview for around as many as 2,000 accounts.

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Bing Ads recently announced the international launch of the Universal Event Tracking for enabling advertisers to define as well as track goals crucial and specific to their area of business operations.

The search engine major also made an official announcement that Universal Event Tracking or UET will now pave way for audience focused remarketing scenarios said to be launching “soon.”

You have done a lot of research and curation to create a piece of content, you believe will be worth reading for audience. But, it won't do any good if no one sees it.

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When millions of Tweets, blog entries and social posts are created daily, how can you boost the visibility of your social content? A paid social amplification campaign can be of great help in meeting your goals. Here's an infographic by Gryffin Media explaining more about paid social amplification.

The much awaited Penguin update was rolled out last week and webmasters are hoping that they will either recover from the penalty or lose ranking, if have even deviated slightly from the Penguin rules.

It's not just us who are surprised by the not-so-bitter impact that Penguin 3.0 has brought, the entire web world is making speculations about the update that has taken more than a year to create. All the guess work related to Penguin seems right now.

A Penguin 3.0 algorithm update was rolled out last weekend; more than a year after the last Penguin update came.

Impact of the update was noticed in Google search results late Friday night. However, SEO industry is unsure about the changes the update will cause in the search rankings. We analyzed the rankings of sites we manage after Penguin 3.0 update and did not find anything to suggest any of them got hit by the algorithm refresh. However we did found increase in rankings for almost all clients of ours.

In the latter part of the month of May this year, the European Court of Justice had given the ruling that Google must remove results from its search engine which were judged to be “inadequate” and “irrelevant.”

Updated Notification

Google has now updated the message in a manner which provides greater clarity as well as a method to fight against link removal with more information forthcoming about the reason behind the removal of results.

After receiving criticism that it was not working hard enough to fight piracy, Google released a Pirate Update in the month of August, 2012. This system provided penalties for sites that violated copyright laws. The week after this, Google is going to issue a new update to change the system and make it more efficient for catching offenders while releasing those who have given up piracy.

A study was recently conducted and published by Marin Software on Google ad conversions. The study found smartphone and tablet users constitute as much as 30% of conversions on Google ads.

The study concluded, “As mobile adoption grows, smartphones and tablets are taking more prominent roles in the customer buying journey… smartphones and tablets comprise about one third of ad conversions on Google and Facebook. The rise in ad conversions on mobile devices suggests consumers are becoming increasingly more comfortable using smartphones and tablets to complete online transactions.”

Debating on whether content on websites should include sitemaps or just set up RSS/ Atom feeds, webmasters can now rely on Google's official BlogSpot for the answer to that question. Google advocates the use of both XML Sitemaps as well as RSS/ATOM Feeds for ensuring optimal crawling.

Here we come again with our list of this week's best articles on digital marketing that we found across the Internet. These have been categorized into content marketing, social media, search engine optimization, email marketing and link building. Have a look at them and we are sure you will love going through them.

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