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Google launches new features for mobile shopping moments

Overnight the search giant announced a suite of features to make shopping easier than ever once a product is discovered via its search results. Mobile conversions have lagged desktop primarily because of poor mobile navigation and conversion experiences. This has resulted

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Some Questions ahead of the Adwords Enhanced Campaigns roll-out

The new Adwords Enhanced Campaigns interface is being introduced to agencies over the next week with training webinars lined up from this Friday. Search meetings all week have been dominated by speculation over what the changes would mean. While all will presumably

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eMarketer predicts Paid Search to dominate US Mobile Ad Spending by 2015

According to a latest press release by eMarketer, US Mobile Ad Spending will touch $4.4 bn by 2015 driven by smartphone and mobile internet adoption.  The release also provides a year by year breakdown by format, which shows mobile paid

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Word of Mouth and Internet – Google Study

Every marketer recognizes that Word of mouth conversations are the holy grail of advertising, helping to amplify paid campaign buzz and give messages longevity far beyond booked media schedule periods. A new study on Googles Think Insight website explores the 

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Is your PPC Campaign tool on Red Bull?

If you follow Formula One racing you will know that Red Bull are suddenly the team to beat in 2011, staying ahead of established teams like Ferrari that have ex-champion drivers in their ranks. Much of their new found competitiveness is down to them

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Google Instant Previews Now Live for Search Ads

Google has launched the Instant Preview feature for its paid search Adwords program worldwide. Instant Previews provides a graphic overview of a search result and highlights the most relevant sections. An icon appears besides the ads allowing users to preview the landing page

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GroupM Search study explores Search, Social relationship

A new study from GroupM Search developed with comScore sheds light on the causal relationship between Search and Social and how they influence the conversion path. This is a great follow-up to the 2009 study that explored the correlation between the

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