Measure ROI on Marketing Spend

February 2, 2020
How to Measure ROI on Marketing Spend
To effectively measure ROI on marketing spend, you should first focus on the goals that matter most. Here are some common goal statements that you can help you.

Pay Per Click Research

October 1, 2019
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Keyword research for ppc ads is one of the most impactful steps of creating a campaign. You need to have the best keywords organized in a way that makes sense.

Creating a Low-Cost PPC Campaign

September 18, 2019
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If you're wondering how to create a low-cost PPC campaign in Google Ads, we have some answers. Set a strict budget, choose one keyword, and stick to your guns.

Decrease CPC on Google Ads

August 29, 2019
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Do too much, and you'll screw up your entire campaign, do too little, and you won't experience the growth you're looking for.

Uses of Branded Campaigns for PPC

July 8, 2019
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Branded campaigns are cheap and effective. This should be all you need to know to convince you to bid on your brands and boost your conversion rate.

Too Much Text in Facebook Ads

May 21, 2019
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Did you know Facebook Ads require that you don't use too much text in photos and videos in order to be shown to the maximum number of people?

Paid Search for Hotels

March 4, 2019
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Breakfast included makes a big difference! From keywords to PPC campaigns, here’s how hotels can improve marketing ROI with paid search for hotels by amenities.

Exceptions to the Facebook's Rule

November 26, 2018
too much text in facebook ads
It can be frustrating when you create a Facebook ad only to see the Not Approved notification, especially for something as simple as too much text in the photo.

Guide to Retargeting Campaigns

April 30, 2018
retargeting on different channels
Maintain a presence when this user browses, familiarity develops which ultimately leads to trust. Once you have established trust, the sale becomes easier.

Google Geo Targeting for Hotels

February 6, 2018
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Looking for more transient business for your hotel? Well, I might have the answer for you. It comes in the form of a 10 minute time investment in Google Ads.

Manage Your PPC Account

October 31, 2017
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This article helps you allocate time to your paid search accounts where it really matters. If you're spending too much on maintenance, how will you ever grow?

Do-It-Yourself Google Ads

October 2, 2017
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"Why am I spending so much on Google Ads?" I get asked this question the most. Although there could be many issues, 1 simple fix usually does the trick.

What is a SKAG?

August 4, 2017
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They days of targeting a broad match keyword like “hotels in LA” are over. Advertising is now granular. What are you doing to pass up the competition?

How Are Your Hotel Ads Performing

July 1, 2017
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Are your ads on Google Ads targeting the right people? If you can't find an answer to that question, then you are in luck, because I have the answer.

3 Hotel PPC Campaigns

November 17, 2016
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Once you get the hang of it, you realize that there's potential for fantastic ROI. Below are a few tips to get your PPC account up and running.

DSAs for Hotels; Are They for You?

September 8, 2016
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The purpose of this article isn’t to tell you how good DSA's are, but rather show, the caveats. I'll outline some of the most common in the industry.

Earned, Paid & Owned Media

July 14, 2016
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Improving a digital presence can be confusing. You know you need to be there, but there are so many places to be. Which is best for your hotel?

Paid Search for Boutique Hotels

June 30, 2016
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What if I told you that there was a way that you could succeed in paid search for your boutique hotels with a small budget? Find out how here.

The Case for Location Marketing

April 25, 2016
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If your hotel makes use of the AdWords location extension, they can expect to see an increase in website visits. All of this by just adding 1 simple extension!

Google Ads Resources for Hoteliers

April 23, 2016
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To find success in the crowded hotel climate of today, you need an edge on the competition. That edge is pay-per-click (PPC) marketing.

Google Paid Changes to 4 Ad Format

February 29, 2016
The four ads were on some of the higher traffic locations, so we felt that something was about to happen, and just last week, it did.

Google Ads Intro for Hoteliers

January 8, 2016
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If you are not familiar with how this system works, I will provide a brief rundown on the concept. Most ad platforms run off of the same basic premise.

Influence the Booking Decision

June 24, 2015
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Here are 3 powerful ways you can capture an interaction, drive engagement and create opportunity to follow-up with a consumer during the booking process.
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