Google AdWords For Dummies

Author: Howie Jacobson,Joel McDonald,Kristie McDonald

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118230248

Category: Computers

Page: 432

View: 7710

The fun and friendly guide on getting the most value out of your AdWords campaigns, now updated! Google AdWords is a unique tool that allows you to set your own budget and create ads and choose keywords that are specifically related to your business. This handy guide walks you through the newest tips, tricks, and techniques for maximizing your AdWords campaign. Presenting coverage that is nearly entirely rewritten or revised, this practical guide adds chapters on topics such as ad extensions, feeds for e-commerce, mobile advertising, advanced ad writing, and the new Google display network. In addition, the author provides updates that reflect helpful new best practices. Boasts approximately 85 percent updated or new content Updates popular topics such as experiments, ad extensions, feeds for e-commerce, mobile advertising, advanced ad writing, and more Incorporates changes to the AdWords interfaces Shares best practices in split testing, opt-in landing page structure, and ad group structure Reviews new, free tools included in AdWords as well as new and improved third-party tools With this handy reference by your side, you'll discover the best way to make a Google AdWords campaign to work for you!
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AdWords For Dummies

Author: Howie Jacobson

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118051726

Category: Computers

Page: 408

View: 2304

AdWords lets every business-from eBay PowerSellers to Fortune 500 companies-create targeted, cost-efficient advertising campaigns on the Web, and accounts for the bulk of Google's $6 billion in annual revenues This all-new guide helps advertisers get a handle on AdWords complexities and nuances, adopt AdWords best practices, and turn clicks into ka-ching! Topics covered include conducting quick and cheap market research, crafting a message that cuts through the clutter, choosing AdWords settings, bidding on keywords, setting a maximum daily spend, improving the Web page that an ad points to, testing strategies, tracking results, and using Web analytics tools Includes an exclusive offer from Google-AdWords credits equivalent to the price of the book-plus a companion Web site with up-to-the-minute AdWords tips and tricks, narrated video walkthroughs, and free trials of the author's software
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Building Your Business with Google For Dummies

Author: Brad Hill

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780764577383

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 374

View: 7410

The first-ever book to show businesses step by step how to capitalize on advertising programs offered by Google, the world's #1 search engine, with more than 200 million search queries per day Written by a veteran For Dummies author working in cooperation with Google, which will help support the book From selecting the right keywords to crafting the right message, the book explains how to boost site traffic using AdWords, Google's hugely successful sponsored-link advertising program, which now has more than 150,000 advertisers Also details how to make money with AdSense, a Google program that funnels relevant AdWords ads to other sites-and pays those sites whenever someone clicks on them
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Search Engine Optimization For Dummies

Author: Peter Kent

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0470050977

Category: Computers

Page: 382

View: 8477

You have a cool Web site, and a really great product, service, or cause you want people to know about. But visitors aren’t beating down your cyber-door. What happened? The answer, most likely, is that you haven’t made your site irresistible to search engines. Search engines have a great deal of control over the volume of traffic a Web site gets, because they put your site in front of people searching for your product or service. If you know the secrets of wooing the search engines, you can Gain greater visibility for your site Advance your position in the rankings Avoid techniques that cause search engines to bump your site to the end of the list Make pay-per-click advertising pay off In addition to the familiar ones like Google and Yahoo!, there are dozens of other search engines out there. Search Engine Optimization For Dummies, 2nd Edition shows you how to create a site that will pop to the top like a cork whenever people search for related products or services. It will help you Become familiar with search engines and search directories and find out which keywords work Build your site with techniques that search engines like and avoid the ones they don’t Register your site with the top search systems and get it listed in directories Find out why links are important and see how to get other sites to link to yours Work with Google AdWords and Yahoo! Search, and explore the best and most economical ways to use pay-per-click advertising Discover the common mistakes that make Web sites invisible to search engines There’s even a companion Web site with all the links in the book neatly (and conveniently) arranged so you don’t have to type them, plus a bonus chapter to help you power up your skills. Search Engine Optimization For Dummies, 2nd Edition has been updated with the latest information on search engines plus plenty of tips and tricks to help your site get the attention it deserves!
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Web Marketing For Dummies

Author: Jan Zimmerman

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118050965

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 432

View: 4573

Get the latest tools and trends in web marketing with this new edition of a bestseller The rapidly changing landscape of web marketing requires those in the field to quickly adopt new technologies as they emerge. This updated edition provides the basics that every web marketer needs to know, including how to create web properties, exploit search engine optimization (SEO), and create effective e-mail campaigns. This new edition offers a broad revision in order for the content to catch up to the latest tools and trends in web marketing. This fun-but-straightforward guide explores trends in search engine, mobile, location-based, and consumer site marketing and examines ways to maximize success by analyzing results, avoiding legal issues, and keeping everything fresh and exciting. Reflects current marketing trends Explores social media and mobile marketing and offers insight into creating an effective landing page and retaining customers Guides you through creating a marketing plan, adjusting already-existing marketing materials for the web, and building an online presence Details ways to maximize the potential of SEO, e-mail campaigns, online advertising, blogging, e-commerce tools, and more Provides valuable advice for avoiding common mistakes and ways to liven up web marketing plans Web Marketing For Dummies, 3rd Edition has expanded its coverage so you can expand your web marketing reach.
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Web Marketing All-in-One For Dummies

Author: Arnold,Michael Becker,Marty Dickinson,Ian Lurie,Elizabeth Marsten

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118281675

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 936

View: 1767

Build an online presence for your business with web marketing Why buy several books on web marketing when you can buy just one? With this must-have resource, five marketing professionals team up to share their expertise in the field of web marketing so that you can benefit from their know-how. Covering everything from site building, search engine optimization, and web analytics to online advertising, e-mail marketing, and harnessing the potential of social media, this team of web marketing gurus brings their insight and experience to the table and it's yours for the taking. Provides invaluable advice for establishing a web presence and getting your message out with online advertising Zeroes in on search engine optimization so that your site can be discovered by search engines and, ultimately, consumers Explains how web analytics can offer you a better understanding of your web marketing efforts Details ways to establish an online voice with blogging and podcasting Walks you through the potential of social media marketing with Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ Looks at various options for getting your message onto mobile platforms Web Marketing All in One For Dummies, 2nd Edition shows you how to get your online name out there so that customers can find you easily.
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Digital Marketing For Dummies

Author: Ryan Deiss,Russ Henneberry

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119235596

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 360

View: 7582

Does your digital marketing pack a punch? Written with the marketer's best interests in mind, this friendly, down-to-earth guide shows you how to use proven digital marketing strategies and tactics to expand the reach of your brand, increase audience engagement, and acquire and monetize customers. From current best practices in SEO and SEM to the latest ways to effectively use content marketing and influencer marketing—and everything in between—Digital Marketing For Dummies helps you get the most out of all your digital marketing efforts. What worked in digital marketing just a few years ago is quickly losing relevance as electronic platforms—and the people who use them—continue to evolve. So how do you keep afloat in this fast-paced and ultra-competitive environment? Don't sweat it! Digital Marketing For Dummies takes the guesswork out of marketing in the digital age, offering the latest tips and techniques for utilizing technology to get your product or services out to the masses. Whether you're looking to craft a killer campaign from scratch or just want to beef up your social media presence, you'll find everything you need to meet your business goals—and boost your bottom line. Develop an individually tailored digital marketing campaign Offer an effective lead magnet to convert visitors Keep your audience invested in your brand, products, and services Create a return path with frequent and strategic communication with your customers If you're ready to benefit from the latest and greatest digital marketing has to offer, this no-nonsense guide sets you up for success.
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Google For Dummies

Author: Brad Hill

Publisher: For Dummies

ISBN: 9780764544200

Category: Computers

Page: 360

View: 2517

* Google is the world's most popular search engine, with more than 150 million queries per day and more than fourteen million users per week * Author Brad Hill, frequently consulted in media coverage of the Internet, will take readers "under the hood" * Illuminates dozens of packaged Google tools that significantly extend Web searching * Enables more technical readers to install and use the Google API to develop Web querying capabilities for their own programs * Includes extensive coverage of Blogger, the popular Web log service recently acquired by Google
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Facebook Advertising For Dummies

Author: Paul Dunay,Richard Krueger,Joel Elad

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780470948934

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 336

View: 4585

Profitable ideas and techniques for advertising on Facebook Tap into the explosive growth of social media and reach your customers with effective Facebook advertising campaigns and savvy insights into how to use this social media phenomenon effectively. It’s all here and more in this detailed, easy-to-follow guide from two award-winning marketers. You'll learn what makes a good Facebook ad, how to apply the latest strategies and tactics for effective pay-per-click and cost-per-impression advertising, how to test your ad results, and much more. Explores Facebook advertising inside and out; there are now more than 400 million active Facebook users and over 1.6 million active Pages on Facebook Works as an all-around, hands-on guide for both experienced and new Facebook advertisers Walks you through planning and creating an advertising campaign Explains writing effective ad copy, how to use landing pages, and how to test and optimize your ads Shows you how to use Facebook Insights to understand your results and how to create reports that analyze data Put your company's best face forward with the sound advertising tips and techniques in Facebook Advertising For Dummies.
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Pay Per Click Search Engine Marketing For Dummies

Author: Peter Kent

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118043929

Category: Computers

Page: 388

View: 1289

Plan and launch your PPC campaign and keep track of its progress If you want potential customers to form a traffic jam at your Web site, Pay Per Click just might do the trick. This book will help you decide! It tells you all about Google AdWords and Yahoo! Sponsored Search, targeting your customers, watching out for fraud, assessing the pros and cons of Pay Per Click, and making Pay Per Click work for you. Discover how to Use the right keywords to trigger your ads Figure your breakeven point Write ads that reach your customers Calculate return on investment Use geo targeting Track your ad results
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Digital Marketing For Dummies

Author: Ben Carter,Gregory Brooks,Frank Catalano,Bud E. Smith

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119997771

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 302

View: 852

Thirty million online UK customers are just a click away, and Digital Marketing For Dummies shows you how to reach them. The author team of internet and marketing experts introduce you to the latest high-impact tools and techniques so you can promote your business with creativity and innovation, and stand out from your competitors.
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Google Sites and Chrome For Dummies

Author: Ryan Teeter,Karl Barksdale

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780470470015

Category: Computers

Page: 460

View: 723

Curious about Google Sites and how team collaboration Web sites can help you share documents online from various locations? Curious about Google’s new Chrome browser? Google Sites & Chrome For Dummies has what you want to know! Today, Google is so much more than another word for “search.” Google Sites & Chrome For Dummies shows you how to create great collaborative Web sites with Google Sites and surf the Web with the super-fast Google Chrome browser. Find out how they work with other Google Apps, too. You’ll learn to: Take advantage of free hosting, free tools, and a simple, straightforward interface with Google Sites Set up a Google account or Google Apps account Create wiki sites that let coworkers collaborate on projects or keep family members up to date Use Google gadgets to keep track of projects, manage calendars and documents, or display photos Integrate documents, spreadsheets, presentations, and other Google Apps into your site Work with Contact List, Google Talk, and Google Chat, and handle e-mail with Gmail Download and install the speedy Google Chrome browser Install browser plug-ins, enable offline access to Google Docs, and manage misbehaving tabs You’ll even find instructions and examples to help you plan sites for personal and business use, plus a sample college course site. With advice from Google Sites & Chrome For Dummies, you can make collaboration easy and have the high-speed Web at your fingertips.
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Social Media Metrics For Dummies

Author: Leslie Poston

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118236025

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 360

View: 3324

Discover how to gauge your online success based on social media metrics With so many social media monitoring and measurement tools available, it can be overwhelming to figure out which tool is right for you when it comes to calculating the success of your social media marketing efforts. This fun and friendly guide helps you determine which tool will serve you best for understanding your online audience. You'll learn to sift through all the information available about social media monitoring and metrics so that you can listen to what is being said about your business, read your analytic dashboard, understand what metrics mean for you, calculate your return on investment (ROI), and apply your findings to future social media marketing campaigns. Helps you wade through the plethora of social media monitoring and metrics to discover what elements are most applicable to your needs Explains the meaning behind the social media metrics tools so that you can understand how to make those results work for you Shares examples of how to calculate both the financial and non-financial return on investment of your social media efforts Includes real-world case studies that demonstrate how small and large businesses are using social media metrics With this helpful book by your side, you will learn how to understand the information you acquire regarding your social media marketing efforts and then put that information to work for your business.
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Google AdSense For Dummies

Author: Jerri L. Ledford

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0470505249

Category: Computers

Page: 360

View: 455

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Starting an Online Business All-in-One For Dummies

Author: Shannon Belew,Joel Elad

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118926676

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 888

View: 9435

The all-in-one guide to everything you need to know to start an online business Starting an online business can be a tricky undertaking. Luckily, Starting an Online Business All-in-One For Dummies, 4th Edition gives you the business savvy needed to make your online business boom. Cutting through technical jargon and hype, this plain-English guide arms you with everything you need to succeed, from developing a business plan and designing your website to making the most of marketing through social media—and everything in between. Plus, you'll get ideas for funding your online start-up, tips for moving your brick-and-mortar customers online, ways to breathe new life into a tired business, the latest on trademarks and copyrights, and much more. Includes updated information on web page design with HTML 5 and CSS, new analysis tools, and search engine optimization Gives you trusted information on Internet security Covers niche and advanced e-commerce topics If you're in the exciting position of planning, launching, or maintaining a successful online business, this all-encompassing guide will make you an online entrepreneur in no time.
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Starting a Yahoo! Business For Dummies

Author: Rob Snell

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780470043127

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 410

View: 6011

Turn browsers into buyers, boost traffic, and more Build your store from scratch, or make the one you have more profitable His online business has been paying his mortgage for years. Now Rob Snell is sharing his Yahoo! Store secrets for planning, building, and managing an online store that delivers the goods! Here's how to profit from keywords, handle credit-card payments, find out what's hot in other stores, maximize your marketing efforts, and much more. Discover how to Use the Yahoo! Store Editor and Manager Plan effective store navigation Use better images to sell more products Build successful advertising strategies Generate more traffic from search engines
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Inbound Marketing For Dummies

Author: Consumer Dummies,Wiley

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119120500

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 384

View: 3831

Any company can benefit from creating an inbound marketing strategy—small and large, both B2B and B2C. For a company to survive in today's business climate, it has to embrace the new way of marketing and create a strategy around thought leadership and relationship building with inbound marketing. Inbound Marketing For Dummies will have everything a you need to know to create, execute, promote, and measure an inbound marketing strategy. With a vendor-neutral view on inbound marketing, this book will focus on easy to follow instructions on setting up a strategy and executing upon it, and the tactical resources needed to get up and running. Inbound Marketing For Dummies will help you survive in today's complex business climate by showing you how to increase brand awareness, cement your brand loyalty, engage with potential buyers in a more conversational, human way, and attract new buyers to your site. You'll discover how to use your website, social media, blogging, viral marketing, and more to pull in new buyers to your site and grow your relationship with existing customers. You will also have access to a variety of worksheets and checklists online to help you expand your inbound marketing education beyond the book.
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