Category Archives: product listing ads

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.

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 21 2015

Google’s Buy Button and Expandable Shopping Ads May Push Mobile PLA Performance in Line with Desktop

Google Product Listing Ad performance relative to text ads is currently different on mobile than on desktop. The new Purchases on Google and Expandable Shopping Ads features may help to close the gap.

Jul 15 2015

Merkle|RKG Digital Marketing Report: Q2 2015 Released

Today we are pleased to announce the release of Merkle|RKG’s Q2 2015 Digital Marketing Report for download. The report offers data and analyses to highlight trends across paid search, search engine optimization, display ads, comparison shopping engines, and other areas of digital marketing.