4 Steps to a Successful PPC Campaign

Search engine marketing can sometimes feel like a waiting game, but taking a proactive approach to campaign management can drive long-term success for your digital advertising. Here are a few tips for measuring and ensuring success for your PPC campaign. Define Your KPIs & Set Realistic Benchmarks It’s difficult to assess your campaign’s performance if you have no standards to compare against your data. Setting key performance indicators that line up with your business goals will help you set a…

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Search & Display Advertising: What’s the Difference?

search advertising & display advertising differences

When I was little, I wouldn’t even touch peanut butter. I was a jelly kind of gal. Little did I know, adding crunchy peanut butter to my jelly-only sandwich would change my world. Peanut butter and jelly. Together. My lunches were so much better with both of them than just with one. THAT’S how you should view search engine advertising and display advertising. Because when this dynamic duo works together, you get even better results than by doing each one…

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A Crash Course in Google Search

Google search terms and tips

Search Engine Advertising. Local SEO. Search Engine Marketing. Search Engine Results Page. PPC. Google Maps. What do all these terms mean, much less have in common? And why on Earth should you care about them? What if I told you that today, 4 out of 5 searches on Google have local intent, and these all help your business get found by online searchers. Would that make these terms important to you? By understanding how Google works to help your business get…

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The 4 Best Places to Market Your Business Online

As online marketing becomes increasingly popular, there are more and more opportunities and places to market your business. As you find where your target audience is, you will figure out which niche platforms you should be advertising on, but what are the major platforms you should be on no matter what? Keep reading as I explore the top four places to market your business online. 1. Google The first platform you should be on is a slightly obvious one but…

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4 Reasons You Don’t Have to Be First to Win Search Engine Marketing

When it comes to investing in search engine marketing, the climb to the top of the search engine results can get expensive. You may be trying to drive more clicks from potential customers by positioning yourself as the highest bidder for keywords relevant to your business. But, having your ads placed in the first position doesn’t guarantee that your campaign is generating more qualified leads or more revenue for your business. There are several key factors you have to consider…

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Prepare Your Paid Search Strategy for the Holiday Season

The holiday season is an exciting time for consumers and business owners. When November rolls around, shopping patterns change as consumers take advantage of the best deals around Small Business Saturday, Black Friday, and Cyber Monday. According to Salesforce Commerce Cloud, half of all holiday shoppers were done by December 3 in 2017.   So, how are you preparing to grab the attention of those shoppers during November and December of this year? Before implementing last year’s online advertising campaign, you…

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Write the Perfect Holiday Text Ads With These 3 Tips

It’s that time of year again! The fall candles have been lit, pumpkins are seen outside of almost every grocery store, and Christmas music will start playing in every mall shortly after Halloween. The holiday season has arrived, and shoppers will soon be crowding a very popular place to make their purchases – the internet. Whether they’re looking for a specific item on a wish list or scrolling through their search engine results page (SERP) for inspiration, put your business…

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TGM Associates: 40% of our Internet Traffic Comes from ReachSearch [Video]

Web Traffic that Translates into Leases For the past several years, TGM Associates has worked with ReachLocal to get in front of more potential residents searching for apartment rentals in several different markets. In fact, since 2012, they have seen a significant part of their traffic – around 40%! – come from their search engine advertising through ReachSearch. But it’s not just about driving traffic to their website; they want that traffic to translate into new business. What really matters…

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How ReachLocal Helps Multifamily Communities with Their Search Engine Advertising [Video]

A Multifamily marketing partnership with ReachLocal can help you sign more leases. It’s as simple as that. Our award-winning search engine marketing solution –ReachSearch– helps you get found by more renters at the exact time and place they are looking for a new home. Here’s why we’re successful: We extract actionable insights for your properties based on data from millions of search engine marketing campaigns. Since 2006, our seasoned team of experts has been hyper-focused on serving the best and…

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Laying the Foundation to Your Search Marketing Campaign

When you’re on the prowl for a new restaurant, barber, or dentist, how do you go about finding your next go-to spot? Our guess is an internet search. Google receives 3.5 billion searches in just one day! The number of daily internet searches continues to grow, and it is only projected to pick up more speed. As the algorithm of online advertising changes every day, it is essential that you stay on top of the current trends to ensure you’re…

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