Most political ad observers agree the presidential campaigns could be doing a lot more by way of paid search. Still, Google’s political ad guy tells me they’re doing a lot in that category. We’ve spotted some paid search ads placed by the presidential campaigns so far, too. A lot of those ads are placed in the hopes of garnering online donations, so it comes as no surprise Google has enabled its Checkout Web payment service for political contributions.
Google sparked a small firestorm last week as reports surfaced that its intelligent assistant device Google Home delivered an unsolicited advertisement to unsuspecting owners.
According to Internet Retailer's newly released The Best Digital Marketers in E-Commerce report, Target is the most effective marketer in online retail. So why is it struggling overall?
The rise of YouTube and digital video generally has a lot to do with the rise of the internet and the abundance of digital video content. But YouTube's ascendency is also the result of Google's savvy use of algorithms.
They're arguably the most annoying video ad formats in existence, but soon they'll be a thing of the past, at least on YouTube.