Questions tagged [google-adwords]

AdWords is Google's pay-per-click (PPC) contextual advertising advertising network, offering cost-per-click (CPC), cost-per-thousand (CPM) advertising, and site-targeted advertising for text, banner, and rich-media ads.

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AdWords ad not approved for “misleading content”

I have created an HTML5 ad for Google AdWords using Google Web Designer. The ad contains 5 frames, in which every word of motto is showing up word by word, until the motto is complete. Like "This...is....
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AdWords display image ads - why are some different sizes to what is allowed?

I'm trying to get some ads onto a particular website. I can't/won't name the site but it uses two ads in the body of their articles and the one I'm trying to targets as a placement is 800 x 250 which ...
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Paid traffic reported as organic in Analytics

Google Analytics reports paid traffic from Bing, Google, FB, and Yahoo as organic. The AdWords account is linked properly and auto-tagging has been enabled, there doesn't seem to be any reason why ...
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Refused to execute script from 'https://googleads.g.doubleclick.net/pagead/viewthroughconversion/

I just added tags to track the conversion of our Google Ads and according to Google Tag Assistant, all is fine (the tag is blue; "To validate please enter the feed ID"). But in the console, I get ...
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Website rank based on keyword search

is there any possibility to get a list of website that have very good rank based on a keyword search. For example keyword is cat food , then i have to get list the top 100 website that have high ...
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Should different sized image ads go into different adgroups with CPA bidding

I have been using CPA bidding on adwords on a display campaign. I used to run two popular sizes 300x250 and 336x280 in the same adgroup. This set up has been working fine. Now I have a requirement to ...
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Am I supposed to be able to see the AdWords conversion tag when using Google Tag Manager?

I have Google Tag Manager installed and I see it in the source and in Google Tag Assistant. I added an AdWords conversion tracking goal. I input the conversion id and conversion label into Google Tag ...
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Facebook pixel/Google Adwords conversion tracking setup when running multiple types of ad for the same landing page

Let's say I have a page test.com/page which I'm running ads for. I'm using both Google Adwords and Facebook Ads. In order to track Adwords conversion, I need to call the below function every time ...
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Google AdWords disapproved site as “destination not working”, but it is reachable

Our ads got disapproved by Google and the gist of the why is below: Ad Status: Disapproved Ad Issue(s): Destination not working What's confusing is that our final Destination IS working, in fact ...
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Redirect 3rd level domain to 2nd level — Will Analytics count traffic twice?

I am redirecting mycompany.com/product to promo.mycompany.com/product My question is: Will Google Analytics count traffic twice under /product ?? I am doing this because I create landing pages ...
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Calculating Session Duration for Single Page Website (Google Analytics)

I'm trying to set up some remarketing lists in Adwords and I'd like to target people who've been on my site for over 15 seconds. The problem is that I am sending traffic to single-page landing pages,...
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Why are my AdWords ads, targeting German speakers, mostly shown in India?

I have been experimenting with some AdWords campaigns for my Android app, which is translated into English, German, Swedish and Danish. First I tried a "global" one, targeting English speakers ...
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Google Adwords: issue with tracking model and valueurl

Sorry for screenshot, I'm italian and I have Gadwords in Italian. I'm tryng to prepare a campaign. I cannot absolutely insert the tracking model. I did insert the final url (first one) but every ...
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Setup adwords cross-domain(subdomain) conversion tracking

How can i setup cross domain conversion tracking with adwords? My main site is "www.mainsite.com" My conversion goal is visit "apply.mainsite.com" and login.
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Deeplink into Google Adwords admin web UI

I am writing a tool to help manage Google Adwords campaigns. I would like to be able to deep-link to the page for an adgroup in the Adwords web UI from my tool. For example, the following is the URL ...
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301 Redirects and Merchant center quality

I moved a site to a new platform and the url structure was updated. As far as the Google Merchant Center goes will the 301 redirects suffice or do I need to update my urls within merchant center?
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Does pausing an AdWords campaign and splitting it into two new campaigns cause problems?

I have been using AdWords for one year. It was going smoothly and we were receiving good result from AdWords. Two months ago we rearranged the AdWords for better optimization by pausing the ...
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Does Google AdWords revisit the landing page to see if it changed?

If I change the landing page of my ads on Google AdWords to fit better with the exact wording on the ads, will Google notice this change and update the ads' quality score?
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Why did organic search traffic increase at the same time paid campaigns were stopped?

Organic increased up from 20,000 to 25,000 at the same time paid search were stopped. I think there should be no dependency between organic and paid search, but could there be any meaninful dependency ...
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AdWords Search Phrases don't make sense

I recently set up an ad campaign for an local independent business through AdWords Express. The ad is basically a link to the owner's Facebook page. Initially there were not issues and the Search ...
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How can we check if every active ad group in an active campaign has an ad in Google Adwords?

I am working on a very big PPC account. Is there an easy and fast way to QA the account to see if Every active ad group in an active campaign has an ad?
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How to create Google AdWord campaigns for a specific movie?

I am trying to create a ppc google-adwords campaign targeting specific movies, e.g. for people searching to buy tickets for Blade Runner 2049 movie. I am constructing keywords using the following ...
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How to bulk create AdWords campaigns, ad groups, ads and keywords using a single CSV?

I have tried to create campaigns, ad groups, ads and keywords by flattening a hierarchical structure into a flat CSV. However, when I try to upload the file using "Bulk uploads" feature, I am getting ...
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How to remove a Google AdWords campaign using scripts?

AdWordsApp.​Campaign does not provide a method remove, delete or anything similar that could be used to delete a campaign. How to remove a Google AdWords campaign using scripts?
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Google adwords keywords combinations (does it make a difference)

I am wondering if Google Adwords treats keyword combinations listed below differently? Option A: Option B (combination of the above keywords) : I hope anyone can answer me...
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What is the difference between Search traffic and Organic traffic in Google Analysis Mobile App?

There is search traffic and organic traffic in segments in Google Analysis android mobile app. what is the difference between these two traffic types.
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How to avoid displaying Google Adwords when searching with special case (such as inurl, site) ?

We are using Google, Which is very expensive now. I want to avoid displaying my Ads when someone search using keyword site:somedomain.com or inurl or some other specific cases like that. What is the ...
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Should a search engine friendly URL support Unicode characters or not?

I have my personal blog written in the Bengali language, where I have customized my content page's URL with exact keywords whenever I post a new article there. Since the Bengali language is not ...
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Does Adwords use Geolocation in AdRank?

I'm running a national campaign for an online retailer. They are focusing on improving sales in Michigan. Their national ads are currently showing in Michigan. Do I get any value from adding ...
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Does AdWords support polite loading or backup images?

I"m new to creating HTML5 display ads and I don't know whether AdWords supports polite loading or backup images. When we upload and test our ads, there is some lag where there is no ad for a moment. ...
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How does Google Calculate AdWord Landing Page Experience?

I've seen tons of articles that give lame advice like "Makes sure the landing page copy is relevant for your keywords..." "Make sure the layout is clear and the page is easy to navigate..." But all ...
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Should I remove keywords that have no impressions from an Adwords campaign?

I have several keywords with "Low search volume", no impressions or clicks. My campaign has only one ad group. Are these keywords effecting the campaign in any way?
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Get Adwords approval for domain that contains some user generated pages of which Google disapproves

I have a site which let's people build a simple one page site (landing page) and host it on the site as a site page. So if the main domain is domain.com a land page made by a user can be domain.com/...
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Should I create a separate Campaign for each product I offer or should I keep them inside one Campaign?

AdWords help needed: Should I: 1) create separate CAMPAIGNS for each product and AD GROUPS with variations of different match types and keywords in it? This means few AD GROUPS but many CAMPAIGNS. or ...
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Can Multiple Google Accounts for Google Adwords effect campaign performance

I'm managing multiple Google Adwords accounts with different google accounts for each one and each of these separate google accounts has the exact same personal info such as name, sex, date of birth ...
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What is “Total - Display Select” in Google Adwords?

I'm trying to learn how to use Google Adwords for the first time. I open a campaign and look at my keywords. The thing I don't understand is the item circled in red below: What is "Total - Display ...
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AdsBot-Google visiting domain which no longer has advertisements

During analyzing traffic generated by bots to our website, we found the strange issue. We found that AdsBot-Google crawling domain which we stopped to advertise in the middle of 2016. Right now ...
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Clicks from AdWords are not reported in Google Analytics despite linked account

I have a Google Analytics view that's linked to an AdWords account, and I'm wanting to display clicks (especially by campaign) in Google Analytics. The problem is that clicks are only reporting for ...
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Excluding “customers”/account holders from our adwords ads?

We run a marketplace website where folks can log in, and we're spending a chunk of change on Adwords lately for our own brand/domain name... trying to diagnose it, we think that maybe we have some of ...
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Filter AdWords clickthroughs in Google Analytics?

Is there a way to filter data to include only visitors who arrived through AdWords? Is it source/medium = google/sem or source/medium = google/cpc?
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is it possible to see Analytics Event referrer or source?

I have some download link on web site that has a google analytics on click event I also have an AdWords and Facebook campaing running I would like to know if click on Events are from AdWords, ...
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Can Google AdWords charge me with no app installs?

I have a paid android app and i signed up for google Adwords to promote my app. I also selected “Get new users for your app” as campaign optimization. I was expecting Google to charge me only if the ...
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Why does sometimes my ads in google adwords show and sometimes it doesn't?

It takes many previews to just get a glimpse of my ad. I do not know. Why does adwords sometimes show and when previewed again it does not show. Any Idea?
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How to correct false referral traffic from tpc.googlesyndication in Google Analytics?

In Google Analytics under Acquisition -> Channels -> Referrals I observe tpc.googlesyndication popping up as a referrer. Googles documentation suggests that clicks on doubleclick ads cause this ...
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Ads on low content but high engagement (ish?) site?

I've been running an online game for a few years now, where you guess the results of football matches in major tournaments. It started with a small group of friends, but has been slowly growing and I'...
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Increasing online exposure [closed]

Hello fellow Webmasters. I'm looking for some advice from the more veteran or more aware users out there. So I been managing my step-fathers company for about 1 year now. We are a very small "...
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How can lowering a bid result in more clicks?

I thought I had a pretty good grip on AdWords until the automated assistant made some suggestions that did not track for me: How can lowering my bid increase the number of clicks? I could certainly ...
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How to get download campaigns data from Adwords API

I am trying to download report data using API for adgroup_performance_report. I get all the campaigns etc in the report except download campaigns. How do I get about that? What am I missing? Details: ...
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Are there any downfalls to having my Google Adwords landing pages on a subdomain?

I wish to keep all of my landing pages on a subdomain, like c.domain.com. Visitors end up on those landing pages by clicking a Google ad. A follow-up question to this, is: How do I properly set this ...
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Does Google Analytics show past AdWords data?

I just linked an AdWords account to a Google Analytics view. When I go to "Acquisition -> AdWords -> Campaigns" there is no data at all. No campaigns, no ad groups, nothing. Am I supposed to wait a ...