Small teams in sales and marketing have limited resources. Market automation changes that by focusing labor and highlighting leads that are easy conversions. The result for businesses in increased revenue that follows a predictable pathway. That alone is a reason to employ marketing and sales automation. Predictable revenue is a key element of business development. Grow [&hellip
Sometimes your lead and sometimes you Thumbtack?
I just heard about Thumbtack the service that makes it easy for consumers to find and hire local businesses. I never would have heard about them, or even considered using them had it not been for the massive investment and funding round that they went through. But I have created the WebHeat Thumbtack Profile so [&hellip
5 Tips for Diversifying Your Google AdWords Account
The famous 80/20 ratio applies in business and sales: 20% of clients tend to make up 80% of revenues. This ratio also applies in Google AdWords and other PPC campaigns, according to Jospeh Kerschbaum. While many campaign managers are happy to rest on their laurels with 80/20, this strategy is not without risk. What works [&hellip
Google Adwords Product Listing Ads Campaigns Ditched in Favor of Shopping Campaigns
There’s change afoot in Google AdWords land on August 31st the old standby, Product Listing Ads (PLA) Campaigns, will be a thing of the past according to a recent announcement from Google. Slated to take its place, Shopping Campaigns was introduced to the marketing and advertising world a little over a year ago, But what [&hellip
Does Google Behave Like Microsoft?
We are really involved with our AdWords clients, and our goal is to make them profitable and successful using online advertising. Part of our on-boarding process is to make sure that goal and conversions are setup and tracked appropriately in their analytics and AdWords accounts. Which means that form fills, contact us pages, e-commerce pages and phone calls [&hellip
Google Offers Valuable New Way to Track Calls from Ads
Google has always been known as a leading major search engine that strives to help businesses advertise their products and services. Via Google’s AdWords, many businesses have found much success in carrying out effective marketing campaigns. And best of all, AdWords easily allows these businesses to track which ads are working and which ones aren’t, [&hellip
Google Adwords Removing Ability to Specify Exact Match Types
On the list of news items that web advertisers absolutely need to know: no more exact matches on Google Ad Words. This isn’t going to “change everything” about web marketing, but it will demand a switch in tactics for many advertisers. Taking advantage of exact match in search engine optimization means that you command a [&hellip
Why Using Google Adwords Offline Conversion Tracker is so important for e-commerce
While you have become used to the keyword data reports from Google Adwords which tracks the clicks from customers that have led to sales, there is no way to track the customers who see your ad through Google Adwords and then they complete the order “off line”. Offline conversions may be a prospect filling out [&hellip
Traffic Stealing with Youtube – Watch it happen LIVE!
This morning I was working on a problem that I was having with a tool called Advanced Web Ranking. I just purchased a new faster computer and I wanted to migrate the setting and projects from one computer to the other. As per usual my first stop when I have a problem is to head [&hellip
Testing Your AdWords Asssumptions
Advertising is a tricky field. Just when you think that you know which ads customers and prospects will respond to, they turn on a dime. If you assume that people will act in any specific manner, it is best to test your theory with real data. And then constantly revisit your initial assumptions. Before you [&hellip