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3 Big Reasons to Work with a Google Premier Partner

It’s no secret Google’s online advertising platform is massive and far-reaching (e.g., AdWords, YouTube, and Google Display Network), but as you well know, just placing ads doesn’t guarantee instant success. If you’re not well-versed in the intricacies of these various advertising programs, it can be mindbogglingly easy to lose a lot of money in no time flat.…

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Will Hyperlocal Targeting Put Your Marketing in Hyperdrive?

Local marketing is not necessarily a new concept – but with sophisticated tracking data available from search engine providers, social media sites, and practically any other website or app that uses cookies, beacons, and other cyber-wizardry to monitor user behavior, digital marketers now have more tools than ever to deliver highly relevant, location-specific ads to…

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Read Up on YouTube’s New Ad Format – Six-Second, Unskippable Bumper Ads

Yesterday, YouTube made their True-View ad format – Bumper ads – available to all advertisers. Bumper ads are designed not to run adjacent to other TrueView ads or as a stand-alone campaign, but instead are intended to be an ad group that runs concurrently with In-Stream and/or Video Discovery ads. In beta testing, Google found that Bumper ads provide a branding and awareness lift to…

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YouTube TrueView vs. Video Preroll – What Will Work Best for You?

YouTube has proven to be fertile soil for digital marketers, hauling in a reported $9 billion worth of advertising revenue in 2015 alone. While the mammoth video sharing site offers a variety of advertising options for marketers, two formats in particular–TrueView and Preroll–are among the most effective in terms of audience targeting and budget-friendliness. So…

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