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Bob Abbate

Google Partners Connect Event: Online Advertising Can Help Any Business Grow

Thanks to all of you who attended today’s (August 16, 2017) Google Partners Connect event on online advertising and SEM. Google’s Kristen Johanson and Alex Chen walked us through how to use some of the tools available to you on the Google Adwords platform to grow your business. Whether you were with us today and […]

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Bob Abbate

Advertising Media Winners and Losers for Q2

The one-line summary… WINNERS: radio, digital and outdoor. LOSERS: magazines, TV and newspapers. A report issued by Kantar Media shows that although Q2 media spending on platforms they track contracted by 3.9% overall, ad spending on radio and search grew. Spending on digital platforms increased by 2.4%, while ad spending on radio increased by 5% […]

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Bob Abbate

Google Local Now Showing 3 Search Results Instead of 7

In an effort to improve the search results experience, Google has updated how search results appear. Until late last week, a local search would return what we call a “7-pack” of results. Now, the 7-pack is a 3-pack. We’re seeing some inconsistencies in what this new search stack includes. Some listings are showing website links, […]

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