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Ad Agency Leadership 101: Acquiring New Business

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“Champions aren’t made in gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them – a desire, a dream, a vision………” – Muhammad Ali This is the story of one such Champion….. The ad world is filled with showmen and creative people, but it takes a lot more than that to succeed, it takes true grit and hard work! When Muhammad Ali declared, “I am the Greatest”, he made it known, loud and clear. And he lived up to it. His product delivered as promised. He talked a big talk and he backed it up every step of the…

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The 35 Fastest-Growing Digital Ad Agencies in New York

By Ad Agency, Adwords, MarketingNo Comments

“Make your mark in New York and you are a made man.”  –  Mark Twain It’s a funny story…… When I was in college, I was sitting in a bar with a friend and we were looking for a one-hour college course to fit into our schedules. It had to be between 10 A.M. and 2 P.M., and we decided the first thing that fit, we’d take. Advertising starts with an ‘A,’ and that’s how we picked it. I remember telling my friend that I had no idea what advertising was all about. I can’t write jingles and I don’t…

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21 Things You Didn’t Know About Search Ads [Infographic]

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Paid search testing, optimization and reporting is an important process for almost all digital companies. Most marketers focus on optimization through bids and keywords but ignore improvements that can take place at the creative level. The goal of this post is to introduce our readership to the type of testing and data collection that can take place at the creative level.   Try our Free Marketing Client Reports! To help provide our readers with some high quality knowledge and the associated data, we’ve brought in Jason Puckett, CEO & Founder of AdBasis. AdBasis is an A/B and Multivariate testing platform…

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Dr. Searchlove: How I Learned to Stop Handchecking SERPs and Love the Keyword Rank Tracking Software

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Many are drawn to the idea of running an SEO agency: interesting projects, challenging work and, of course, ideas people take notice of. Nevertheless, the challenges of agency life can prove to be a rude awakening, especially for operators/marketers who fail to constantly reinvent themselves. Keeping your SEO agency profitable relies on many variables. You need even cashflow, dependable processes, and a little bit of luck. That said, the lifeblood of any SEO Agency is continuous upgradation of technology, tools, techniques and processes. For what works today might not work tomorrow. That’s exactly what I’m going to narrate : how…

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Top 25 Digital Ad Agencies in Chicago

By Ad Agency, Adwords, MarketingNo Comments

“She is always a novelty; for she is never the Chicago you saw when you passed through the last time.” – Mark Twain Behind every great digital campaign is a great agency. Thanks to the growing role of internet in our lives, agencies have come a long way in the past decade, and they’ve begun to hone in on and innovate in the realm of digital marketing. Whether the agency is a dozen people or 500, or was founded as a traditional agency or a digital agency, every creative group brings its own flair and aesthetic to its work.  And…

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15 Reasons Why You Need An Ad Agency To Skyrocket Your Growth

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“Independent agencies aren’t required to live quarter-to-quarter. We are our own stakeholders and stockholders. We can take calculated risks, work with clients we truly want and partner with suppliers we know will deliver.” – Tom Bertels | Managing Partner, Sullivan Higdon & Sink “The net result is we enjoy long-term relationships with our clients and our employees, welcoming many of them back after they see how the other agencies are run.” – Josh Mayer | Chief Creative Officer, Peter Mayer “Because Planit is independent, we allow our true ideas rise to the top, unfiltered, unedited by someone else’s agenda. We…

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60 Alternative PPC Ad Networks for Low-Cost Marketing

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Get new additional traffic over a competitor, for a fraction of the cost on Google and Bing. Successful Ad Agencies always measure their success on the value they create for their clients, on the leads and traffic they bring, while continuing to improve return on investment. A major part of their strategy includes Google AdWords and Facebook, but that is never the end. There are many other advertising networks out there, with unique offerings that can bring in quality clicks and conversions at lower costs. Leveraging these networks, experimenting with these platforms can bring in some really amazing returns! There’s…

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Long Tail Keywords Vs Short Tail Keywords in ROI Perspective [Infographic]

By Adwords, Keywords, MarketingNo Comments

It’s the age of social interaction, and people are sick of seeing generic ad after generic ad. If you can be the advertiser who understands your audience using search query analysis, if you can cater t their individual needs with relevant ads and landing pages, if you can be the one who makes a mark in your industry, customers will reward you with their wallet. It’s your opportunity to stand out from the competition. So take it. The searches done per month for a generic (short-tail) keyword (like “AdWords reports”) would be much greater than that of a long tail keyword…

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9 Qualities To Look For In A New Adwords Hire [Infographic]

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You need AdWords Superstars not just employees! ‘Good is the enemy of the great’ ‘The Winner takes it all’ is the stark reality of marketing. No points for coming 2nd. When it comes to marketing, mediocre work is absolutely futile. In order to stand out, your ads need to be great and not just good! For your ads to be great, your AdWords experts need to be superstars and not just employees! Being an AdWords certified professional in itself does not give legitimacy. Certification requires passing a few fairly easy exams, as well as maintaining a minimum monthly AdWords spend…

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10 PPC Blogs That Helped My Ad Agency Survive

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When I first started my own Digital Ad Agency, all I had was a strong passion for marketing. But with a mediocre skill set and near zero understanding of the industry, I failed. And like any dejected man, I just smoked, played Mortal Kombat and browsed randomly, trying to find out ‘Why?’, or rather ‘Why me?’. That was when I came across these words in a Moz blog. “You offer SEO, Web Design, and PPC. That is exactly the same as 100,000s of companies around the world, who by the looks of things are better than you at it. What can…

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