Tag Archives: Search

Google Apps And Utilities: Merkle’s Search Campaign Alternatives

Google Apps And Utilities: Merkle’s Search Campaign Alternatives by Laurie Sullivan , Staff Writer @lauriesullivan, April 25, 2019 It appears that internet utilities will take search into the future, whether organic or paid.  Google-owned maps app Waze already allows small businesses to buy advertising through branded pins, paid-search results and pop ups. The feature was introduced more than … Continue reading Google Apps And Utilities: Merkle’s Search Campaign Alternatives

Behavioral Differences, Aging Population Changing Search

Behavioral Differences, Aging Population Changing Search by Laurie Sullivan  @lauriesullivan, April 25, 2019 It appears that older users are more skeptical and willing to look for a variety of answers to their questions on Google, whereas younger users want their question answered as quickly as possible. These nuances in behavior will change the future of … Continue reading Behavioral Differences, Aging Population Changing Search

Amazon Takes Search Budgets From Google, Bing, Yahoo, Data Suggests

Amazon Takes Search Budgets From Google, Bing, Yahoo, Data Suggests by Laurie Sullivan , Staff Writer @lauriesullivan, April 24, 2019 Marketers spent a whopping 77% more during the first quarter of 2019 on Amazon Sponsored Brands ads, formerly known as Headline Search Ads, while Amazon Sponsored Products grew 19% year-on-year in the quarter, according to recent … Continue reading Amazon Takes Search Budgets From Google, Bing, Yahoo, Data Suggests

Search Analytics Tool Moves Into Financial, Investor Markets

Search Analytics Tool Moves Into Financial, Investor Markets by Laurie Sullivan  @lauriesullivan, April 19, 2019 As initial public offerings (IPOs) ignite with companies like Pinterest, Lyft, Uber and Slack executives taking their companies public, SimilarWeb — a provider of analytics related to the performance of websites and apps — has moved into the financial space with … Continue reading Search Analytics Tool Moves Into Financial, Investor Markets

New customer acquisition vs. retention: 7 best practices for search

Here’s how retailers should map their audience strategy for new-versus-returning customers to search. Steve Costanza on April 19, 2019   Like nearly all retailers, a large health and beauty organization is facing escalating competition and CPCs on search. The performance marketing team realizes it can’t keep paying heightening costs to acquire the same levels of … Continue reading New customer acquisition vs. retention: 7 best practices for search

Window shopping 2.0: How visual search is revolutionizing digital fashion retail

Brands who stand out are paying careful attention to image size and file type along with detailed product descriptions and descriptive alt-text. Inbal Lavi on April 18, 2019   The future of fashion retail is e-commerce, but the future of e-commerce is unclear. On the one hand, e-commerce grew 15 percent in 2018, but on … Continue reading Window shopping 2.0: How visual search is revolutionizing digital fashion retail

Here’s how digital word of mouth and search have converged

Smart companies can shape their reputations and visibility with online word of mouth and careful attention to customer feedback. Adam Dorfman on April 18, 2019   For many industry practitioners, including me, the Moz Local Search Ranking Factors report serves as a useful and reference throughout the year to stay abreast of local search ranking … Continue reading Here’s how digital word of mouth and search have converged

Visual Search: Strategies to Make it Work For Your Business [Infographic]

Jomer Gregorio — April 17, 2019 Follow @JomerGregorio — April 17, 2019 Optimizing visual contents to make them search-worthy has been a long fought challenge in the digital marketing industry, but a challenge worth tackling, to say the least. In today’s world where visual contents triumph both in the offline and online world, it is … Continue reading Visual Search: Strategies to Make it Work For Your Business [Infographic]