PPC is paid advertising on the internet. Your ad is show on websites (e.g. CNN, Fox News etc.) and also appears on search engine results pages such as Google and Bing. You are only charged if someone clicks on your ad. To give your ad the best chance for success in converting a lead or sale, we make sure they are only shown to a highly targeted audience.
A correctly optimized and targeted PPC marketing campaign is the fastest way to drive the correct traffic to your website.
To save money. If not properly configured your PPC campaign can burn through all of your budget with no return on investment. Each PPC campaign is different, but the elements required for success are common to all.
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. There are specialized research tools that PPC agencies use to help find and use the most relevant keywords.
After keyword research you need to zero in on what demographic and geographic targets you wish to reach. 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 Waterloo companies are competing against you for that valuable ad space. Knowing what your competition is doing is one of the elements provided by a PPC management company. It helps you understand how to position yourself and define what strategies to deploy.
Detailed knowledge of advertising platforms are essential for a Waterloo 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.
They can also help write compelling ads that are more likely to be clicked on, as well as develop effective landing pages that encourage any visitors to convert into leads or customers.
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. The page must clearly contain the information, product or service that the searcher was looking for when they clicked on the ad together with a call to action to convert them. Stand alone landing pages must be constantly updated, optimized and reviewed. 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.