Auto SEM Snapshot: Why did GM spend less and get more clicks than Chrysler did?

October 20, 2014

Agencies, Automotive, Marketing Teams
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This week’s SEM snapshot looks at the high-spending world of automotive advertising. While we could have looked at third-party sites such as CarMax.com and AutoTrader.com, both of whom outspend most auto manufacturers, we focused on the brands instead. We started… Read more »

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Luxury Retail SEM Snapshot: Why Did Marc Jacobs & YSL Pay So Much For Clicks?

October 15, 2014

Agencies, Marketing Teams, Retail
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We focused this week’s SEM Snapshot on luxury retail advertisers and the relationship between their clicks and spend. In particular, we decided to go back to Q4 of 2013 for three top name luxury advertisers—Marc Jacobs, Yves St. Laurent, and… Read more »

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Hey Retailers! Want to monitor your competitors’ prices this holiday season?

October 12, 2014

Affiliate Managers, Agencies, Marketing Teams, Retail
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The Search Monitor has a monitoring tool in its ad intelligence platform aimed at retailers who want competitive price information in real-time. The Price Monitor report lets retailers enter a list of products they’d like to know more about. The Search Monitor scours… Read more »

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Auto Insurance SEM Snapshot: Why Does Farmers Get More Clicks than Esurance?

October 7, 2014

Agencies, Automotive, Finance & Insurance, Marketing Teams
Farmers & Esurance SEM Strategy

In The Search Monitor’s recent dive into SEM activity in the auto insurance industry, we uncovered a very interesting SEM scenario. We saw two industry leaders—Esurance and Farmers—that were in the same range of PPC spend in August but achieved… Read more »

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SMX East: Protecting Your Brand from Fraud, Hijacking, Infringement & Other Threats

October 2, 2014

Affiliate Managers
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Lori Weiman, the CEO of The Search Monitor, was proud to present “Protecting Your Brand from Online Fraud, Hijacking, Infringement & Other Threats” today at the SMX East conference in New York City. A great way to summarize Lori’s presentation… Read more »

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Telecom Case Study: How Ad Monitoring Helps SEM Advertisers

September 30, 2014

Agencies, Telecom
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Client & Vertical Background The Search Monitor’s client is a leading advertising agency focusing on digital marketing. The agency’s client is a leading provider of cable and Internet services that sells direct-to-consumer as well as through retailers across the US. SEM in… Read more »

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Want real-time offers & prices advertised in Q4? Get the Holiday Ad Monitoring Bundle!

September 29, 2014

Agencies, Marketing Teams, Retail

What Is The Holiday Ad Monitoring Bundle? The holiday bundle gives retail advertisers five essential ad monitoring services to stay ahead of competitors: 1)  Offer Monitoring:  Learn from competitors’ offers & quickly remove unauthorized offers. Learn More 2)  Price Monitoring:  Provide a list… Read more »

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Telecom SEM Snapshot: How Does CenturyLink Use Its Resellers?

September 26, 2014

Affiliate Managers, Agencies, Marketing Teams, Telecom
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Each week, The Search Monitor chooses one industry from our list of 1,239 industries for a weekly snapshot of SEM activity. This week, we focused on telecom and specifically one of the market leaders that operates in both cable and Internet: CenturyLink. What… Read more »

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Travel SEM Snapshot: Who are the biggest advertisers for casino resorts?

September 19, 2014

Travel
Casino Resort SEM Ad Copy

Each week, The Search Monitor chooses one industry from our list of 1,239 industries for a weekly snapshot of SEM activity. This week, we focused on travel and specifically the sub-sector of casinos. We were especially interested in the growing number of… Read more »

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Ad Monitoring Checklist: How many items do you currently monitor?

September 17, 2014

Affiliate Managers, Agencies, Marketing Teams
Ad Monitoring Checklist - The Search Monitor

The Search Monitor has created the Ad Monitoring Checklist below to provide advertisers and their agencies with the correct SEM intelligence to monitor for their industry. How many are you currently monitoring, and how often? Want to learn more about ad monitoring? Learn more… Read more »

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