“Can I bid on my competitors brand name?” is one of most common questions we get asked here at Digital Gearbox. There is a deal of controversy surrounding this topic in the world of PPC; indeed, most of it stems from a lot of less seasoned advertisers being under the impression that this form of advertising is illegal. Sneaky it may be, but illegal? Most certainly not. In fact however, it’s a form of advertising that will help new customers discover you when they were initially intending to purchase or enquire elsewhere. [Read more…] about Can I Bid On My Competitors Brand Keywords?
Last month I went to the e-Commerce expo to see where the future of the industry was heading. Below are my three key takeaways on what is currently happening in the market. [Read more…] about 3 Key e-Commerce Trends of 2017 – Takeaways from e-Commerce Expo
Matt has joined us with a background in in-house PPC management for a software company in central London, so he’s already clued up on the tricks of the trade. Right now, he’s sinking his teeth into our operations and best practices. He’s very busy getting to grips with it all but we’re delighted to have him as part of the Digital Gearbox team and even managed to grab him for a quick Q&A. [Read more…] about Meet Our New PPC Account Manager – Matt Lowson!
The eCommerce MasterPlan Virtual Summit is a week-long, free virtual summit filled with hand-picked eCommerce experts. It exists to help eCommerce business owners and marketers identify new growth strategies for 2017 and 2018; without the time or logistical commitment of a physical event. Not only this, but it’s the first of its kind and Digital Gearbox’s very own Becky Hopkin has been invited to speak!
In her presentation, Becky discusses 6 hidden Adwords gems for customer acquisition such as customer targeting, keyword strategizing, shoppping campaigns, and pressing the rewind button on those lost opportunities so you can get old customers back to your site and purchasing your products. We won’t go too much into it right now, though – you’ll have to sign up for the summit to get all the good stuff. [Read more…] about A Week’s Worth Of Free eCommerce Advice?
It’s what we’ve all been waiting for – the new Adwords interface has been highly anticipated by everyone in the industry and seeing the previews that had been floating around from industry blogs and Google themselves, we were pretty excited too.
Lo and behold, recently it has begun dropping into a number of our client’s accounts. Of course, there are some huge changes that everyone in the industry will have to get used to; to say the interface is different is quite an understatement! As our experience with it is minimal right now, we can only give our first impressions. But, what better theme for our blog post than our first impressions of an interface that we use every day? [Read more…] about The New Adwords Interface – First Impressions