Label Keywords and Ads in Bulk with an AdWords Script

Last month I had an AdWords Script for bulk labelling ad groups – here’s a similar one to label keywords and creative. Now you can cover everything in your account in labels, until it looks like an explosion in a post-it factory! There are many reasons to label keywords: to keep track of different types …

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Google Love Grows, Bing Satisfaction Drops Among U.S. Customers [Survey]

Love it or hate it, Google is loved by customers. Bing? No so much? And Yahoo, the love is pretty much gone. That’s according to 70,000 users who were surveyed as part of the 2014 American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI)E-Business Report. Search Engine Watch – Latest

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The Broken Art of Company Blogging (and the Ignored Metric that Could Save Us All)

Posted by evolvingSEO The perception of success The following screenshot is from an actual blog post. Based upon what you see here, would you call it successful? I think it depends on perception. The optimist might see this: 590 LinkedIn Shares (This also might be what you put in reports to your boss) The Twitter and Facebook manager might see this: 70 …

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Are Google’s Tools Enough To Take Control Of Your SEO?

There comes a point in time when marketing your business where you have to take off the training wheels and move on to something more robust. Think of Google’s SEO tools as the training wheels. They do the job adequately enough when starting out, but before long you’ll find yourself needing something more powerful and… …

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Twitter Is Making Direct Messaging More Private And User Friendly by @mattsouthern

Twitter announced on Friday that changes are coming to their direct messages are sent and stored across the network. Twitter’s support account made the announcement via a Tweet that emphasized the upgrade would make deleting DMs more consistent: Over the next few weeks, we’re rolling out an update that makes deleting DMs more consistent across web …

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Weekly Round-Up 21 July

‘s weekly round-up of hot topics and discussions you may have missed in the last few days.

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Vanity Domains: As Desirable as Ever

I’m sure most have wanted or chased after that vanity domain at some point. Are vanity domains still as desirable, or have the new domains weakened the value of a seemingly out-of-reach vanity domain.

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Blogger Fined for Top-Ranked Restaurant Review

French blogger Caroline Doudet was forced to amend her post title and pay damages after a negative restaurant review that was appearing too prominently in Google search was found to be “unfairly hurting” the business. Search Engine Watch – Latest

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Microsoft Bing Now Added To Google Chrome New Tab Page

Microsoft’s search engine, Bing, is now an option within Google’s Chrome new tab page screens. Prior, if you changed your default search provider in Chrome, the new tab page would still show Google has the search option. It would change the search provider in the URL/omnibox area but it… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search …

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Inbound Marketing on a Shoestring Budget [5/5]: Delight

Delight by Wen Nag (aliasgrace) A referral is incredibly valuable. The best way to increase referrals is by delighting your current customers. The fringe benefit of delighting customers is that it will help with your retention rate. We can delight our customers via these 3 tools: 1. Email Communication Now that we have the sale …

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The Evolution of Audience Targeting: 3 Opportunities for Marketers

More users generating more data means that targeting has the potential to become even more intelligent, but it does not come without its challenges. Here are three areas of opportunity in audience targeting that marketers should be investigating. Search Engine Watch – Latest

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SMX East Super Early Bird Rates Expire Friday – Register Now & Save $300

Struggling to keep up with algorithm updates named after exotic animals? Could automating paid search campaigns be your get out of Excel-hell-free card? Attend Search Marketing Expo – SMX East, Sept. 30 – Oct.2 in NYC, and learn the latest SEO, paid search advertising and conversion-driving… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search …

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Marin Adds Google Shopping Campaign Management

Announcements coming from Marin in the past week showcase support for Google Shopping campaigns in its advertising platform, and product inventory feed management through an integration of Productsup. Search Engine Watch – Latest

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New Search Engine Indexeus Exposes Hackers, Data Breaches

A new search engine called Indexeus sought to expose hackers and their exploits unless they “donated” $ 1 for every record that they wanted to conceal from public view. In response to the claim that this is extortion, Portuguese founder Jason Relinquo says the aim of Indexeus… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search …

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StumbleUpon Remarketing

For years I’ve used a combination of StumbleUpon and Google Remarketing to cheaply and efficiently open the top of the funnel for start-ups. I don’t hear much about this tactic (though perhaps I’m not looking in the right places) so here’s a little explanation on this handy growth hack. StumbleUpon You remember StumbleUpon right? A …

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