Category: Paid Search

Aug142019

Are you getting clicks, but no conversions?

Tips on how to improve conversion rates and convert more website traffic into website sales. teclan has been helping online merchants achieve sales, growth and measurable results for over 20 years. Working across multiple platforms and a variety of sectors, our expertise has yielded some amazing results, and we’d like to share some of those… Read more »

Jan312017

Google Standard Text Ads No More

From today (31st January 2017) you will only be able to create Google text ads in the mobile expanded format, as the standard text ads are being phased out. Don’t panic; your existing standard text ads will not stop, in fact Google are recommending you don’t delete these ads but instead add more ads in… Read more »

Oct202016

Text Message Google Ad Extension

Google have introduced a new ad extension that allows customers to text you directly. Set up like a normal extension you can choose the number that will receive the text and the message you want on the ad extension; for example “Text us for more information” – and you can use up to 100 characters… Read more »

Sep292016

Structured Snippets Rolling Out for Bing Ads

Structured Snippet extensions is the latest addition to Bing Ads and is rolling out over the next few weeks. This is another Google text ad function that has been adopted by Bing.  Structured Snippets appear as an option when adding an ad extension. They enable you to highlight specific aspects of your products and services… Read more »

Aug252016

Enhanced CPC comes to Bing Ads

As Bing Ads continue to grow, features that have been standard in Google have gradually been added to Bing over time. Enhanced CPC (cost per click) is the latest addition, this feature is an automated bidding option that helps to maximise your conversions, using the historical conversion data in your campaign. When enabled, your bids will… Read more »

Jul282016

Goodbye to Converted Clicks

AdWords introduced conversion tracking in 2001 to measure what happens after someone clicks on your ad. The ability to know whether or not people finished an action on your site meant that you could determine which keywords, ads and campaigns were the most effective for you. The original conversion measurement metric was very basic –… Read more »

Jul212016

Improvements made to TrueView for shopping

People use YouTube to help them research their prospective purchases. Last year Google introduced TrueView for shopping, making it easier for viewers to get more information about your products and click to buy while watching video ads. To further improve this service, Google are introducing two new features: Companion banner: Google are adding a new interactive… Read more »