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If W. Edwards Deming Were a Search Engine Marketer…

If W. Edwards Deming Were a Search Engine Marketer…

WITH THE RECENT economic tough times we are facing it has become more and more important to make sure the work you do is profitable. That is not to say that your work should not always be profitable but I believe in times of prosperity it easy to get sloppy and lose focus on doing the right work that adds the most value to your customer. In Paid Search it is easy to get lost … Read entire article »

Filed under: Featured, Featured Articles, Google Adwords, MSN AdCenter, Online Strategy, Paid Search in General, Quality, Systems Thinking

Companies Increasing PPC Budgets, But Will Technology Shift The Spend Pie?

Companies Increasing PPC Budgets, But Will Technology Shift The Spend Pie?

It appears companies will be spending more PPC Dollars over the next couple years, but the big question is whether we will see a shift in the “good ‘ol Search Engine Spend Pie Chart. However, this increase in spend to Pay-Per-Click (which everyone already knew would happen) will come at a premium price as the CPCs (Cost-Per-Click) across all platforms are increasing and in order for Advertisers to maximize the ROI%, they are going to … Read entire article »

Filed under: Google Adwords, MSN AdCenter, Online Strategy, Paid Search in General, ppc software

Classifying PPC Marketing? Is It An Art Or A Science? Part Deux

Classifying PPC Marketing? Is It An Art Or A Science? Part Deux

In my second and final installment  of “Classifying PPC Marketing? Is It An Art Or A Science?”, I will dig a little deeper into the “weeds” of PPC Geekdom to try and identify which tactics and techniques of PPC should and will always be a Science as well as others that are reserved for the Artist respectfully. However, we all must acknowledge one thing. Regardless of anyone’s biased opinion, there is one constant that everyone … Read entire article »

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Classifying PPC Marketing? Is It An Art Or A Science? Part 1

Classifying PPC Marketing? Is It An Art Or A Science? Part 1

Ok, let’s be honest, we all know the answer is going to be BOTH. However, we must ask ourselves, what’s the secret sauce that makes it more successful. Is it the seasoned experience and “outside the box” creativity or is it by default? Over the years, PPC has matured so quickly that it’s almost difficult to remember what it was like to simply “bid your way to the top” with Goto.com (Yahoo) or to understand … Read entire article »

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