Mobile Search Ad Spending, Jan-Dec 2011 [CHART]Rate this post via emarketer.com According to March 2012 data from online advertising management platform Marin Software, paid search spends share of US mobile advertising continues to climb. In January 2011, paid search accounted for 3.4% of US mobile ad spending. By December 2011, that share rose to 8.7%. […]
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Restaurant Marketing Channels [CHART]Rate this post via marketingcharts.com The vast majority (94%) of restaurant operators who have placed ads on TV say that the ads are either very of somewhat effective in increasing overall revenue for their restaurant, finds the National Restaurant Association (NRA) in a May 2012 survey sponsored by LivingSocial. Among operators who […]
Social Overtakes Search In Spending [CHART]Rate this post via mediapost.com Social media has surpassed search, and is poised to overtake online display advertising as the No. 1 source of digital media planning and buying, according to the latest edition of a quarterly survey of U.S. advertising agencies. The survey, conducted by Strata, the agency media […]
How People Find Hospitality/Tourism Websites [CHART]Rate this post via emarketer.com The highest percentage of respondents, 28%, said they arrived at a website by typing in a web address. But search was a close second, at 27%. Read the rest at eMarketer.
Top US Local Mobile Search Categories, Q4 2011 [CHART]Rate this post via emarketer.com When AT&T Interactive broke down the searches according to platform, it found that restaurants and automotive remained the first- and second-most frequently searched categories on both mobile devices and PCs. Mobile users were more likely to look for movie theaters, beauty services […]
Revenue by First-Click vs Last-Click Attribution [CHART]Rate this post via emarketer.com First-click and last-click attribution models are easiest to measure, but their use can over- or under-credit an ad format’s influence on conversion activity. For instance, February 2012 data from Adobe measuring revenue per visitor to US websites, broken down by attribution model, showed that […]
US Mobile Search Spending By Device, Q1 2012 [CHART]Rate this post via emarketer.com Search advertising continued its strong worldwide growth in Q1 2012, according to research from digital marketing solution provider IgnitionOne. The company found that global search ad spending grew 30% year over year, double the growth rate of Q1 2011. The figure was […]
The Elements Of SEO [INFOGRAPHIC]Rate this post via visual.ly
Most Valued e-Commerce Features [CHART]Rate this post via marketingcharts.com Almost all online merchants see the value of keyword search as an website feature, finds the e-tailing group [pdf] in April 2012 survey results. Asking e-commerce executives to rate 50 features on a 5-point scale (with 5 being very valuable, and 1 being not at all […]
Google’s 2011 Earnings [INFOGRAPHIC]Rate this post via wordstream.com