Category Archives: Paid Search

Aug 12 2015

Amazon to Discontinue Product Ads, Launch a Text Ad Rival to Google

Amazon announced yesterday that they are discontinuing Amazon Product Ads, but launching a new text ad product that will likely supplant Google ads on search results.

Aug 04 2015

Targeting Non-English Browsers to Produce Incremental Paid Search Orders

For a mature paid search program, it can often be a challenge to find wholly new opportunities for expansion. Targeting browsers with different language settings is one way you can add some truly incremental traffic and order volume to your program.

Jul 22 2015

Prime Day Drives Amazon Product Ads Conversion Rate Down, Impressions on Google Up

Advertisers saw big movement in Amazon Product Ads traffic and conversion rate surrounding Amazon’s Prime Day. It also appears Prime Day shoppers spilled over to search engines in order to verify that the discounts they were getting really were good deals.

Jul 20 2015

Video: How has Mobile Impacted Paid Search?

Senior Research Analyst Andy Taylor sits down with Gemma Birch of Webcertain TV at SMX Advanced to talk about mobile paid search, touching on subjects ranging from geographic trends to cross-device estimates to the implications of the just-announced Google buy button.