Google Optimize: A Step Beyond Old A/B Testing

How is Google Optimize better as compared to earlier A/B testing done in Google Analytics?

Last year, Google Optimize was released in beta. Marketers and optimizers around the world awaited a chance for the newest suite of tools to become widely available. Now that Optimize (and its not-free bigger brother Optimize 360) are out of beta, businesses want to know if Optimize is right for them. The question for many is, how is the Optimize system better than the A/B testing we’ve done to this point?

Read more

What Works – IQ or EQ?

Emotions talk to consumers like nothing else does.

Saroo Brierley got separated from his Indian family at the age of five. The little, lost boy boarded a train and guess what? He was taken on board by a kind family in Australia. Nearly 25 years later, Saroo used Google to trace his Indian roots.

Read more

Are you making these 10 common Google AdWords mistakes?

The seemingly endless debate about the relative effectiveness of search engine optimization (SEO) vs. pay-per-click (PPC) advertising too often is asking the wrong question, or rather asking the question too broadly. The issue isn’t whether SEO or PPC works best for business—it’s whether SEO or PPC is best for where your business is now.

Read more

What Changes To Facebook’s News Feed Mean For Your Marketing Strategy
Facebook News Feed is Changing. What does it mean for your marketing?

At the start of 2018, Facebook announced changes to how its news feed would work. In short, their intent is to put greater value on posts from friends and family, and posts which receive more sharing and commenting from friends and family. The flip side of this is that what Facebook refers to as ‘passive content’—videos and articles that are designed only to be watched or read, rather than interacted with in some fashion—will be reduced in priority. Publishers, small businesses, and other groups that use social media outlets as their main method of outreach tend to create advertising that is, in effect, passive content. Therefore, those groups will likely be the most affected and in greatest need of a shift in how they use social media to achieve their goals.

Read more

Marketing Best Practices to Target Audience Testing

If you’re new to dealing with lead generation campaigns, you’ll soon realize it’s a long road in dealing with the marketing funnel. Nurturing leads is a true journey involving many detailed steps that requires more personal techniques to reach those you want to target.

Read more

When Less is More

Don’t ramble. Don’t rattle. Be prudent in your marketing communication.

It’s a fact of life: For today’s multi-screen hooked, attention-deficit audience, less is more. Don’t beat about the bush. Get to the heart of the matter, and they may listen. Else, you will simply drive them away.

Read more

© Highpurple 2018