|Forum: Google AdWords|
|Displaying Topics 241 - 280 (368 total) Sorted by: Date-Last-Post, Direction: reverse|
|241:|| Fixing Your Websites Quality Score|
"The first thing I did was get on the phone to my Google Rep. He was more than happy to help, though he didn't know much about why the bid prices had gone up, he informed me that there were changes made and he would investigate on my behalf.. After a few days he had investigated the problem and got feedback from engineers that my website had broken the following guidelines."
|July 21, 2006|
|242:|| Users Rating Adwords Ads|
"...a little line of text below the url of the ad I clicked said "Was this link useful? Yes or No".
|July 14, 2006|
|243:|| A Member's Open Letter to Google Regarding Changes to The AdWords Program|
It is rare that we run entries like this. However the recent changes to the Google AdWords program is loud and pervasive. This one post sums up what many of the upset are feeling.
|July 13, 2006|
|244:|| Google Adwords Account Maintenance from Public Computers|
"I need to monitor my Adwords account during this time, using public computers. But that's obviously not secure at all. I do have some scripts to download reports via the API."
|July 12, 2006|
|245:|| Google AdWords Quality Score Updates - Damage and Speculation|
...There is much gnashing of teeth.
|July 12, 2006|
|246:|| Google AdWords: Landing Page Quality Update!|
"...over the coming days a small number of advertisers who are providing a low quality user experience on their landing pages will see increases in their minimum bids."
|July 10, 2006|
|247:|| AdWords: Buggy Content Network Conversions Data|
"Anybody having trouble with content network conversion data since the layout change?"
|July 7, 2006|
|248:|| AdWords: What's the Total Number of Keywords?|
"Does any one know the total number of keywords that I can have in an account?"
|June 30, 2006|
|249:|| Google AdWords Look Has Changed|
"I noticed that AdWords has quietly released some new changes to the way that AdWords looks."
|June 30, 2006|
|250:|| Google Analytics Releases Two AdWords Reports|
"The AdWords Analysis report ties your AdWords account to Google Statistics. I can see this being incredibly useful for some deep drill down analysis."
|June 28, 2006|
|251:|| AdWords: Sometimes it's the little things.|
"It's easy to notice the big changes in AdWords, such as Local Business ads, Ad Scheduling, and the AdWords Editor. However, the small changes are often overlooked. It's pretty common to try and do something, realize the functionality isn't there, and then not realize it's been quietly added as it's not something you were looking for. Other times, you just didn't know Google snuck in a new feature when you weren't looking."
|June 23, 2006|
|252:|| Google AdWords Editor (beta) released|
"AdWords Editor is Google's free, downloadable account management application for your computer. Download your AdWords account to your computer, make your changes, then upload your revised campaigns."
|June 7, 2006|
|253:|| Google AdWords to Receive New Feature: Ad Scheduling|
Day Parting come to Google.
|June 3, 2006|
|254:|| New Spider 'Adsbot-Google' to Check Landing Page Quality|
Yet another Google spider is going to be showing up -- AdsBot-Google will be used to monitor AdWords landing page quality.
|May 27, 2006|
|255:|| Google AdWords Rolls out Video Ads|
"...adding click-to-play video ads to the line-up of text, Flash and image ad formats currently supported by the Google content network."
|May 23, 2006|
|256:|| New AdWords Delivery Method Options|
"You can choose either: Standard: Show ads evenly over time or Accelerated: Show ads as quickly as possible."
|May 17, 2006|
|257:|| Position Preference & Find and Edit Max CPCs Tool Interference|
"If you are using the Find and Edit Max CPCs Tool on a campaign where Position Preference is enabled, the tool will not update your bids."
|Apr 26, 2006|
|258:|| Changes to AdWords API Program:Quota Fees Start July 1|
"Starting July 1, users will no longer have limited quotas. Instead, they will have unlimited use of the API, but pay a fee of .25/1000 quota units. "
|Apr 15, 2006|
|259:|| Sudden increase of CPC recently?||Apr 12, 2006|
|260:|| Google: New Feature: Position Preference|
"Google is rolling out a new feature: 'Position Preference'."
|Apr 7, 2006|
|261:|| New Ad Type for Google Local|
"Last night, AdWords launched a new ad type for Google Local - Local Business Ad."
|Mar 31, 2006|
|262:|| Adwords KW Tool Now Offers 12-month Trend Data|
This is really cool -- the Google Adwords Keyword Tool now offer a research feature that they call "global trends". It's a 12 month snapshot of keyword searches on Google. And it's available externally; you don't need an Adwords account.
|Mar 22, 2006|
|263:|| Google AdWords Offers Starter Accounts|
"In an effort to bring down the complexity of AdWords (and thus, the high barrier to entry/understanding for many), AdWords has released a starter account edition. It took me under 1 minute to create an account."
|Mar 17, 2006|
|264:|| AdWords site demographics|
"Google adds demographic targeting for advertisers"
|Mar 9, 2006|
|265:|| Google Adwords Rules of Thumb||Mar 3, 2006|
|266:|| The New Google AdWords Review Everything Policy|
"...but I can't make any instant chages like I did in the past. Now any changes I make take nearly a week to be put into play."
|Feb 15, 2006|
|267:|| The Saga of Dealing with Duplicate Ads|
"I am amazed to find 10 out of top 14 ads for my keywords to be occupied by one and the same company using practically the same and url over and over and over."
|Feb 11, 2006|
|268:|| Google Print Ads Tests Ebay Like Auction Format|
"In this test, the control is in your hands: you choose the ad size, set your price, and decide how you'd like to use the space. There's no risk to you - you pay only if you win the auction."
|Feb 8, 2006|
|269:|| Big News for AdWords Junkies a Google Adwords Editor|
"AdWords Editor is Google's free, downloadable account management application for your computer. Now you can download your AdWords account to your computer, make your changes, then upload your revised campaigns."
|Jan 25, 2006|
|270:|| Profit by Impression / Profit by Click|
"The current success measurements for PPC Split Testing often do not take into account every factor that needs to be determined. Each metric only gives a portion of the story, they do not actually tell you the entire story."
|Jan 9, 2006|
|271:|| Google AdWords API-Quotas Bug|
Several large SEM firms and Google reps confirm a bug.
|Jan 4, 2006|
|272:|| PPC Metrics|
Analyzing user intent, and PPC metrics throughout the search to conversion process.
|Dec 15, 2005|
|273:|| Adwords Quality Score now includes rating of Landing Page|
Adwords Quality Score now includes rating of Landing Page
|Dec 9, 2005|
|274:|| Google Click-To-Call|
"We're testing a new product that gives you a free and fast way to speak directly to the advertiser you found on a Google search results page, over the phone."
|Nov 24, 2005|
|275:|| AdWords Adds Useful Features for Long/Lat Targeting|
"The longitude and latitude targeting options were incredibly difficult to use before as one didn't know what Google thought an area was, and didn't have the capacity to add targeting options without going to a 3rd party. That has all changed with the slickest integration of long/lat targeting that exists."
|Nov 22, 2005|
|276:|| Adwords Experiment - Cringely follows up|
Fascinating comments on some experimental Adwords analysis from Robert X. Cringely of PBS and Google's Jeff Huber.
|Oct 14, 2005|
|277:|| Google, Print Ads, and Arbitrage|
"Google recently began buying ad pages in technology magazines, including PC Magazine and Maximum PC, and reselling those pages--cut into quarters or fifths--to small advertisers that already belong to its online ad network, dubbed AdWords."
|Aug 31, 2005|
|278:|| Strategies for taking advantage of new AdWords system|
"With every new AdWords change, there are always new strategies that evolve to take advantage of the system changes. This thread is specifically for strategies for the new min cpc system, for other posts please see the bottom of this post for links."
|Aug 18, 2005|
|279:|| Google AdWords Pricing Change Goes Into Effect|
"Your keywords will now either be active (triggering ads) or inactive (not triggering ads). Quality remains the most important factor in your keywords' performance. Each keyword will now have a minimum bid that is based on the quality of your keyword and ad text. If your maximum CPC doesn't meet this minimum bid, your keyword will be listed as inactive."
|Aug 16, 2005|
|280:|| Google ruled against in AdWords trade mark case|
"A US district court has ruled against Google in a trade mark action over the sale of the terms “Geico” and “Geico Direct” in AdWords, its keyword advertising service. The judge found that there was infringement where the terms were used in the text of sponsored ads."
|Aug 15, 2005|