Google Ads Smart Bidding: Using Machine Learning to Optimize

Google AdWords Smart Bidding: Using Machine Learning to Optimize

One of the most common questions asked about online marketing, is how to ensure you are optimizing your campaigns and seeing the best ROI (Return on Investment). An increasing number of tools and marketing platforms are making use of machine learning to try and simplify these optimization processes  – at …

Using the Element Visibility Trigger in GTM

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This is the third post in our series on the recently launched User Engagement Triggers in Google Tag Manager. We have previously featured the YouTube Video trigger and the Scroll Depth trigger.  This post will focus on the last of the new triggers; the Element Visibility trigger. The Element Visibility …

Getting Started with YouTube Analytics

YouTube Analytics

I really do not need to start this blog post off with a description of YouTube. Everyone knows what YouTube is and how it functions. From cat videos to branded content to teen-vlogging, everyone has some exposure to the world’s most famous video platform. I am sure anyone reading this …

How GDPR Is Going to Change Digital Marketing

GDPR - European General Data Protection Regulation

The new European Data Protection Regulation takes effect on 25 May 2018. It will bring fundamental changes in the handling of personal data and introduce a number of new challenges for digital marketing. Why GDPR? If you are not yet sure what GDPR is, or if it will affect you, …

Simple scroll tracking in Google Tag Manager

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Google Tag Manager recently made our lives a lot easier with the launch of three new User Engagement triggers. This is the second post in our series on these User Engagement triggers. The first post in the series showed you how to use the YouTube Video Trigger and a future …

6 SEO and SEA Quick Wins for the Holiday Season

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As consumers are being flooded with Christmas specials in brick and mortar stores, some online vendors have not even started bothering about the festive season yet. As the below Google Trends screenshot shows, the search volume for “Christmas present” already starts increasing as early as the end of August. If …

Track YouTube Videos with Google Tag Manager

Analyzing Video Interactions

Google Tag Manager has launched in 2017 three very useful new User Engagement triggers. These triggers help you track video views, user scrolling and what your users are seeing on your pages. This post will show you step-by-step how to setup the new YouTube Video Trigger. The YouTube Video trigger …

What You Should Know about the New Google AdWords Interface

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Towards the end of 2016, Google presented the new AdWords interface for the first time. It was finally rolled out during the middle of this year. In this blog post, we will show you what changes we have to face and what this means in terms of user-friendliness. Why are …

Why Klipfolio is our Favorite Dashboarding Tool

Klipfolio Dashboards

Dashboards are extremely useful tools for keeping track of your online marketing performance. This is especially true for online marketing, where it is easy to become overwhelmed with the large amount of available data. What are Dashboarding Tools used for? Before we look at why dashboarding tools are used, it …

How to Set up Your First Facebook Ad Campaign

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This step-by-step-tutorial is designed to help you with everything you need to know about Facebook advertising, in order to successfully set up your first Facebook ad campaign and achieve good results. Just like with the Business Manager tool, Facebook has created two ad management tools that you can use for …

Three Online Marketing Dashboards You Need in Google Data Studio

Drei Online-Marketing-Dashboards, die Sie in Google Data Studio aufsetzen sollten

Earlier this year Google announced an unrestricted free version of their reporting and visualization tool, Google Data Studio. Data Studio allows you to create informative and attractive reports from your data. These reports can easily be built and customized from a growing set of data sources. In this blog we …