Simply put it is a form of internet advertising where your ad is shown online; either on a search engine results page (e.g. Google, Bing) or on another website (e.g. CNN, Fox News etc.) and you only pay for that ad if someone clicks on it. Not everyone sees your ad. This is by design as we only want to show your ads to people who are most likely to use your product or service.
Optimized PPC campaigns that target the correct audience are the quickest way to drive more traffic and increase your customer base.
To save money. If not properly configured your PPC campaign can burn through all of your budget with no return on investment. Certain elements are required for success across all PPC campaigns, but each one is uniquely different.
Keyword planning is an essential first step to building a winning campaign. Understanding what your ideal customer is using in their search queries is vital. Finding the most relevant keywords is accomplished through specialized tools that PPC agencies have access to.
Demographic or geographic targeting is often part of successful PPC campaigns. Exploring targeting options within each ad platform is discussed as a pay-per-click agency takes time to understand your business objectives.
PPC is effectively an auction – who is prepared to pay the highest price to have their ad shown? Other San Rafael companies are competing against you for that valuable ad space. A key service provided by PPC management companies is helping you understand what your competition is doing and how to position yourself against them.
Detailed knowledge of advertising platforms are essential for a San Rafael PPC management company to help you target the right audience for your objectives. Professional PPC firms will work hand in hand with you and advise on everything from keyword selection to which audiences you should be aiming for.
Writing compelling ads that are more likely to be clicked on, and highly targeted landing pages that help convert leads or customers are other ways in which agencies help.
Enticing someone to click on your ad is only part of the puzzle, they must be directed to a page that is optimized for conversions. A call to action coupled with clear information on the service or product that the lead was looking for when the clicked on the ad is crucial. The best solution is a dedicated landing page that is constantly reviewed and optimized. Dedicated landing pages are a key part of the conversion rate optimization process. Home pages generally do not contain the elements needed to effectively convert PPC traffic brought in by leads generated from paid search.