By Greenlight | 28 April 2016 |
The Drum Search Awards were announced on the 27th April, highlighting agencies that have impacted digital marketing over the course of the past year thanks to their contribution to search. Published through Twitter, it was a very exciting day in the office as we celebrated seven award nominations, marking the huge effort we’ve put towards our recent campaigns and cementing the high quality results we’ve proudly achieved as some of the best in the industry.
By Angela Knibb | 29 March 2016 |
Just over a month ago, Google revealed that it was removing the right hand side ads we’ve grown used to over the past few years. Now that we have a solid four weeks of data, we’re looking to answers some of the many questions which are puzzling advertisers, such as "what’s the effect of the removal of right hand side ads?", “will I have to pay extortionate CPCs?” and “how does this affect my CTR?”.
By Angela Knibb | 27 October 2015 |
When advertising was first launched across both Twitter and Facebook, there were limited targeting options. However, these have evolved drastically over time across both platforms to be much more focused on the genuine likes and interests of users and their life events, thus improving the overall experience by making it more relevant. Now, we can target users based on their specified demographic data and location, which further enables them to see relevant ads on their feeds.
By Alan Ngo | 28 May 2015 |
We live in a world where it’s becoming increasingly easier to be an international vendor and/or consumer. Overseas consumers are coming online at an incredible rate and according to Internet World Stats, the Middle East and Africa have the fastest growing online populations, whilst Asia accounts for a staggering 44.8% of internet users. There are plenty of eCommerce sites in the world, but only a small fraction of them truly serve an international audience.
By Katrina Makins | 27 May 2015 |
Google has long been the go-to search engine of choice, with one of the strongest brand names in the world. Being at the fore of technology and an innovator of data analytics has allowed Google to grow at a fast rate to become the huge brand it is today, and its latest move into eCommerce marks a new opportunity for the brand to delve into new territory and grow even more.
By Greenlight | 18 May 2015 |
Apple has posted a help document confirming the existence of their web crawler, Applebot, which is primarily used for Siri and Spotlight suggestions. The new crawler and acquisition of search analytics firm Topsy in 2013 is just some of the evidence that suggests Apple's intentions to expand its Spotlight web search.
By Mary Healy | 12 May 2015 |
As most advertisers want to jump on the mobile bandwagon, we want to highlight the main things to keep in mind when creating your mobile PPC strategy. Let’s start exactly where it counts: keep your end user in mind and consider what their intent may be when they are searching on the go when optimising campaigns and creating ad copies.