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Latest Google Ads Scams May Be Google Themselves

Be careful out there.  For years I have saved several people per year who had "help" from Google with setting up their Google Adwords or now Google Ads campaigns.  There was a time when I was warning people about fake Google people calling and tricking business owners into letting them "help" them with Google Ads. [...]

Copy and Paste Large Cities and States List for Google Ads Negative Keyword Lists

If you manage Google Ads for your company or for many companies, you will sometimes notice pesky city or state names coming up in your search terms that are irrelevant to you. This happens a lot if you are targeting a large geographic area, but are only trying to get people focused on your location.  [...]

Greater New York Chamber of Commerce SEO Presentation

I had the absolute pleasure this morning to present to the Greater New York Chamber of Commerce about all things search, including SEO, Google Ads, GMB, and more. We had a nice group of around 50 pack into the networking room on 44th street in midtown Manhattan to walk through the important aspects of search. [...]

Adwords/PPC Consulting: Keyword Consistency

One of the most common mistakes I see business owners make in regards to PPC, or more specifically, Google Adwords campaigns, is trying to catch everything with the same generic ads and landing pages. If you have multiple services that people search for, it serves you better to create a process through adgroups to match [...]

Keyword Matching Help: PPC, Adwords Tips

I've seen articles recently touting the benefits of using the broad match keyword to make sure you capture all of the "long tail" keywords that tend to drive conversions.  Google has always pushed users to use broad match keywords and of course they always suggest it is the best way to get all of those [...]