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Paid search remains a key digital advertising strategy for gaining customers, and Google is the dominant player in search engine marketing, but companies are now looking to diversify their search ad spend to lessen their dependence on the tech giant and achieve more cost-effective conversions. Google's share of the global search market is nearly 89%. The second largest is Yahoo, with 2.7%. Although Google's hold on the industry is strong, it has recently been challenged by concerns regarding possible antitrust violations, inflated click prices for keywords, and its acquisition and bundling of ad tools.
Everyday new technology trends emerge that challenge businesses to keep up their advertising tactics. If they fall behind, they risk losing thousands of customers to competitors. Brand growth is dependent on innovative marketing tactics. With social media and e-mail, it is easy to do the bare minimum. But it’s a much harder undertaking to captivate an audience with a creative ad. So, how do you accomplish this? If you want to stand out from the crowd, follow this guide for using the latest technology to propel your ad campaigns. Before diving into our guide, we want to cover what it means to stand out. Breaking away from the mold means everything from finding new ways to share marketing in VisualLed display screens to expanding payment options with wireless card payments. Technology in advertising means finding creative ways to get your message to customers in a digestible format. You can accomplish this with these tips:
Starting first with the budget: What do you want to invest on a daily basis in your brand? My recommendation here in a local area is going to be $20 per day per brand channel. So what that means is, if you want to be on a digital billboard on a highway, that’s $20. If you want to be on Facebook for the day, that’s $20. On Instagram is $20. If you want to be on YouTube, that’s another $20. And so you can quickly get to where your budget is roughly anywhere from $60 to $100 a day, whether you’re on anywhere three to five different channels. I definitely recommend multi-channel, that’s going to build trust. Because if somebody sees you in all these different places, every time they see you, it’s just another element of trust (which would avoid questions like: “Is dropshipping legal?” or “Is dropshipping dead?”). You’re covering all areas. Digital billboards on the highway are extremely powerful because it makes you instantly think, like this business is on a little bit higher level than the other businesses.
While many marketers intuitively recognize the benefits of investing in brand, it can be challenging to draw a direct line between the power of brand and its impact on business. Recent years have seen a number of different studies attempt to quantify brand’s financial contribution to a business while continuing to support qualitative judgments on the positive impact of brand.
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