GDPR and Google Analytics

By Spencer Mayes on May 20, 2018

With GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) right around the corner (May 25, 2018), it’s time to talk about how GDPR will impact Google Analytics. What changes need to be made to your analytics account to be compliant and not lose important data after May 25th? GDPR Background GDPR stands for General...

August 2017 Google Ads Benchmarks By Industry

By Spencer Mayes on September 7, 2017

MKG has assembled Google Ads Benchmarks for August 2017. From a collection of advertiser accounts in our Master Client Center (MCC) we saw the following Google Ads benchmarks in August 2017 for the Tech, Healthcare, and Travel Verticals. Tech Vertical Google Ads Display While CTR and CPC have trended down...

June 2017 Google Ads Benchmarks By Industry

By Spencer Mayes on July 25, 2017

MKG has assembled Google Ads Benchmarks for June 2017. From a collection of advertiser accounts in our Master Client Center (MCC) we saw the following Google Ads benchmarks in June 2017: The tech vertical saw a slight increase in CTR and CPC, while conversion rate stayed consistent The Healthcare vertical...

Using Screaming Frog for Google Tag Manager Implementation

By Spencer Mayes on May 10, 2017

As an agency MKG has audited a number of client’s Google Analytics accounts. With so many different ways to set up tracking in Google Tag Manager this can seem like a daunting task, but with the right tools it can be easy! Today I will walk through using Screaming Frog...

Healthcare Marketing Trends in 2017: Costs & Outcomes

By Mike Krass on November 21, 2016

How Can Search Marketers Reduce  Healthcare Marketing Costs or Improve Patient Outcomes? Last week I had the honor of attention the Innovation LA conference, a life sciences and biotech event put on by the New Orleans Bioinnovation Center. The conference featured panels exploring ways for early stage businesses to establish product/market fit or how to...

Facebook Live Video Benchmarks – October 2016

By Mike Krass on November 8, 2016

pssst - jump to the bottom of this post to read October benchmark data Introducing the Facebook Live Video product We’re sure that many of you have read about Facebook’s new(ish) Live Video product. In a nutshell, anybody with an iPhone can: Log onto Facebook as a brand or personal page Tap...

Measuring Social ROI using Adobe & Google

By Kerry Guard on April 2, 2012

In the ‘good old days’ of marketing, measuring campaign success used to be a very simple task. Step 1: Go out and spend a bunch of money Step 2: Measure product sales before & after campaign went to market Increase in sales = SUCCESS! No increase / decrease in sales...