Tom Kwei brings us the latest paid search news, including where in the world is the most expensive place to advertise? When do shoppers go online? And three quick tips to boost CTR.
More than 15,000 high-volume English search keywords were analysed across 20 different industries to determine the average CPC for each country.
According to WordStream, advertisers in the UAE are paying the highest CPC, followed by the US, Austria, Australia, Brazil and then the UK.
Carrie Albright recently conducted a one-year study of flow of traffic by hour of day to her clients’ websites. She analysed eight eCommerce accounts to find out when shoppers browse, click and buy.
While each segment showed a slightly different trend, clear patterns were found. Using this data, Albright says digital marketers can adjust their paid search settings to see what works and what doesn’t.
Her findings make for interesting reading, and show clear trends everyone can learn from.
WordStream’s Margot da Cunha details three, somewhat obvious, ways to increase your ad click-through rate (CTR) in her blog this week. She advises:
It really is that simple!
Read our previous PPC news update: Why PPC Accounts are like Toddlers
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