When reviewing the search terms report
Adding Negatives in Practice My rule of thumb for Negatives is to always add them on Exact Match, maybe add them on Phrase Match, and to only add them on Broad Match in exceptional cases. With the tools we have available today for Keyword targeting and Search Term reporting, we have the ability to be very targeted with our Negatives. We can add Keywords on Broad Match, then use Negatives on Exact Match or Phrase Match to filter unwanted traffic. … [Read more...] about How To Use The AdWords Search Term View To Optimize Keywords & Negatives
That’s just a sample of the report’s list of the 50 riskiest search terms in the U.S. “Maximum Risk” describes the percentage of pages on a single search results page that were dangerous; i.e., on a search for “lyrics,” there was one search results page on which 50% of the ranked pages were risky. “Average Risk” is the overall risk from all five pages of search results for each term. … [Read more...] about McAfee Details Web’s Riskiest Search Terms
Keep Up on Developments in Voice Search Optimization. Although voice search data is not presently included in Search Console reports, Google has signaled in the past that it may begin to report voice search and keyboard search queries separately, much like how desktop and mobile search data are tracked. The availability of this data would streamline a company’s ability to identify the voice search queries driving traffic to its site and adapt its content accordingly. To this point, the long-tail+ conversational keywords used in voice search occur in such low volumes that Google excludes them from the Search Console. Google has yet to reveal how it will address this problem, but watch for developments in this area.SEO Services and contact us today! … [Read more...] about Are You Optimized for Voice Search? You Should Be!
Instead, the easiest way to identify your vampiric keywords is to track down your wasted ad spend. A good monster hunter might not know where a vampire is hiding, but if he knows a bunch of blood-drained bodies are showing up in a particular area, that’s a pretty good clue that a vampire is nearby. … [Read more...] about Paid Search Advertising: Happy Ending or Horror Story?