Search Marketing Blog

The latest news about web marketing, SEO, PPC Advertising & Web Analytics. But only the stuff that matters from a New Zealand perspective.

Click on any of the links below for a brief summary and commentary. Depending on your situation, some of these could make a difference to your business.

First Thing Monday – Oct 16 2017

October 16, 2017 by

There’s always plenty happening in the fast-moving world of online search and advertising. Here’s a summary of key things that caught our eye last week… Content tips from Google’s own… read more

AdWords Advertisers See Red – First Thing Monday – Oct 9 2017

October 9, 2017 by

Wondering why your AdWords spend is running high these past few days? Google has just decided it can spend up to twice your campaign budget on any day when search… read more

First Thing Monday – Oct 2 2017

October 2, 2017 by

There’s always plenty happening in the fast-moving world of online search and advertising. Here’s a summary of key things that caught our eye last week… Hasta La Vista Bing! Apple… read more

First Thing Monday – Sept 25 2017

September 25, 2017 by

There’s always plenty happening in the fast-moving world of online search and advertising. Here’s a summary of key things that caught our eye last week… Who’s accessing your Google Analytics data?… read more

Advertisers Slam Apple – First Thing Monday – Sep 18 2017

September 18, 2017 by

Is Apple about to break the Internet? According to advertisers, the answer’s yes (and we’d like you to keep it the way it is, please). In other news, Facebook is… read more

Google Reveals Most Popular How To Searches [and more] First Thing Monday – Sep 11 2017

September 11, 2017 by

There’s always plenty happening in the fast-moving world of online search and advertising. Here’s a summary of key things that caught our eye last week… Google Reveals Most Popular ‘How… read more

First Thing Monday – Sep 04 2017

September 4, 2017 by

There’s always plenty happening in the fast-moving world of online search and advertising. Here’s a summary of key things that caught our eye last week…   Not sure which ad… read more

First Thing Monday – Aug 28 2017

August 28, 2017 by

Last week was already busy enough; then Google announced that Questions and Answers is now available in Google My Business listings. The new feature could leave some businesses scrambling to… read more

First Thing Monday – Aug 21 2017 NZ’s First Digital Salaries Report [and More]

August 21, 2017 by

There’s always plenty happening in the fast-moving world of online search and advertising. Here’s a summary of key things that caught our eye last week… NZ’s First Digital Salaries Report:… read more

First Thing Monday – Aug 14 2017

August 14, 2017 by

There’s always plenty happening in the fast-moving world of online search and advertising. Here’s a summary of key things that caught our eye last week…   Fixing the shopping-cart abandonment… read more