By Winmark Business Solutions The prevalence of display banners and text ads has made all but the most annoying online ads nearly transparent to online users. To stand out from the crowd, some marketers are turning to a simple, relevant and transparent advertising format: the text link.
By David Hurley While it is important to get your pay per click (PPC) ad seen and even more important to get visitors to click on your ad, those aims pale in comparison with your conversion rate. There are simple tricks that can be used to optimize your pay per click advertising efforts, but they
By Winmark Business Solutions Display ads were once the most popular form of advertising on the Internet. In recent years, however, text ads, driven by search engine marketing, have become more popular. The effectiveness of banner ads relies on volume because click-thru rates are very low, averaging 0.5 percent. This means for each thousand display
By Melissa J Luther In early April 2010, Apple announced its newest “product,” the iAd. As with everything Apple, speculation ran rampant for weeks before the unveiling. What would it be? How would it work? Would it finally knock Google out of its dominant position in online advertising? Unfortunately, the details are still sketchy and,
By Winmark Business Solutions Text ads are the most popular format for Internet advertising. They are easy-to-create, offer good click-thru rates and contribute to your company’s unaided brand awareness. Although less immediate than click-thrus, unaided brand awareness is important to marketers because it contributes to future sales when Web surfers remember their ads.
By Winmark Business Solutions Online advertising is the closest thing on the Internet to traditional advertising. It differs from search engine marketing (SEM) by the way it targets prospects. SEM targets prospects based on keywords. By contrast, online advertising targets prospects by behavior and demographics.
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