Category: Industry News

Thank You for #PPCCHAT, Matt Umbro!

Thank You for #PPCCHAT, Matt Umbro!

Once upon a time, there was a wet-behind-the-ears young marketer, (we’ll call him “This Guy”), who was handed management of his companies PPC advertising activities…ALL OF THEM…after the previous SEO/SEM manager rode off into the sunset. Always up for a challenge, “This Guy” quickly found that while having the freedom to test different strategies was…

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Crafting an Effective PPC Campaign Offer

Crafting an Effective PPC Campaign Offer

Ultimately, the success or failure of a PPC campaign comes down to the quality of the offer. Obviously, a lousy offer won’t generate a lot of sales leads, no matter how proficiently the campaign is executed. So what makes for a good offer? Here are a few of the most important characteristics. A Good Offer…

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Google Chrome Browser Protecting Users from Malicious Attacks

Google Chrome Browser Protecting Users from Malicious Attacks

[source] Google Chrome browser users can rest easy surfing the web. Chrome browser, one of the safest internet browsers in the industry, just got even more secure as Google has disabled all non-Chrome Web Store extensions. According to Google“Malware can change how browsers work by silently installing extensions on your machine that do things like…

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Bit.ly Accounts Compromised

Bit.ly Accounts Compromised

As Bit.ly users who fired up their emails this morning already know, the link shortening service has been compromised. According to a letter from CEO Mark Josephson on their blog “We have reason to believe that Bitly account credentials have been compromised; specifically, users’ email addresses, encrypted passwords, API keys and OAuth tokens. We have…

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