A Google AdWords Campaign Should Be Like A Good Mystery Novel

When a company decides to advertise using Google, far too often novices will think that all they need to do is simply choose a few keywords and write an ad.  It is true that this approach will have an advertiser’s ads running, but it is also probably true that this approach will cost advertisers a … Continue reading “A Google AdWords Campaign Should Be Like A Good Mystery Novel”

Strategies For Determining Bids In Google AdWords

When advertising with Google AdWords, advertisers must determine the maximum they are willing to spend each time a user clicks on one of their ads (known as the bid).  Advertisers have the option to set the same bid for all keywords within an entire campaign; optimize bids on a keyword level based on past results … Continue reading “Strategies For Determining Bids In Google AdWords”

Proper Settings – The First Step of Successful Google Advertising

Each time an advertiser creates a new campaign, the first step is to select campaign settings. Selecting a campaign’s settings needs to be done prior to adding either keywords or ads.  Although it may sound like a mundane task, proper settings are essential for a campaign to receive optimal clicks at the lowest possible costs. … Continue reading “Proper Settings – The First Step of Successful Google Advertising”

Google Shopping – What It Is, How It Has Changed {updated 12/19/19}

Google Shopping is by far the largest Comparison Shopping Engine aka CSE on the Internet. CSEs are used exclusively by ecommerce advertisers, not professional services advertisers. This is because Comparison Shopping Engines allow customers to compare the same product or type of products from multiple stores simultaneously. Although there are other Comparison Shopping Engines, many of … Continue reading “Google Shopping – What It Is, How It Has Changed {updated 12/19/19}”

Why Professional Services Should Look To Google AdWords

Professional Services I will define as any company that sells their service or expertise opposed to selling a physical product.  This includes dentists, lawyers, doctors and too many more professions to continue to name.  One thing they all have in common is that they believe they offer a service worth money to others or they … Continue reading “Why Professional Services Should Look To Google AdWords”

What Pay Per Click (PPC) Is

Every time a user does a search on the various search engines that include Google, Bing and Yahoo/MSN the search engine brings back a set of results that they determine is the best matches of the user’s query.  This set of results is pulled from an almost infinite database that has been compiled by search … Continue reading “What Pay Per Click (PPC) Is”

True Online Presence – Who We Are

True Online Presence is a SEM (Search Engine Management) Firm located in Pasadena, CA. We specialize in helping businesses both eCommerce as well as Professional Services increase their revenue through paid online advertising. We are a certified Google Agency Partner and proudly display the agency badge. As a Google Agency Partner, we have demonstrated consistently … Continue reading “True Online Presence – Who We Are”