Google’s Chrome Update: Killing Third-Party Cookies (with FLoC)

Google Chrome third-party cookie update

Google have announced they will phase out third-party cookies in their Chrome browser by 2022. Keep reading to gain an understand of what third-party cookies are, why browsers are getting rid of them, and what Google is doing with their privacy sandbox initiative to ensure privacy for consumers and targeting effectiveness for advertisers.

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Prepare Your Website for Google’s Page Experience Update

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Google will highlight search results that have a great page experience in their mid-June 2021 update. Is your business website well prepared for these upcoming algorithm changes? Keep reading to understand how Google’s renewed focus on page experience factors will impact your businesses’ website, and the steps you need to undertake now to prepare.

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Understanding Google Shopping [INFOGRAPHIC]

Understanding Google Shopping

Australia saw a huge influx of consumers turning to online shopping channels with 200,000+ new households shopping online in April 2020 alone. Despite turning to online out of necessity, consumers find online shopping journey’s twice as satisfying as brick and mortar buying, making its continued growth expected. So, if you’re in the retail space, you don’t want to miss out on this opportunity and one type of digital advertising tactic that should absolutely be on your radar is Google Shopping Ads. Check out this infographic to learn more.

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Boost Your Google Click-Through Rate with Seller Ratings

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Having Googles seller rating extension on your search advertising campaigns and organic listings can also result in higher click-through-rates and may be the key to getting more qualified leads, and ultimately more sales, for your business.

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Learn the Basics of Pay-Per-Click (PPC) Advertising

Do you find yourself asking what is Pay-Per-Click (PPC) and how is it different from other digital marketing models? Don’t worry, you’re not alone. PPC ads are a popular form of digital marketing, with approximately 45% of businesses are investing in PPC advertising. In this blog, we are going to introduce you to PPC and help answer your common questions.  What is PPC? PPC is an online advertising pricing model in which the advertiser pays each time a user clicks on one of their online ads. The objective is to drive the person to the advertiser’s website through a click, where that user can purchase a service or product.   Over

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New Google My Business Features

New Features in Google My Business

Google has recently rolled out several new features in Google My Business (GMB) to help businesses improve their presence in online search, and better interact with current and potential customers. Since launching five years ago, Google My Business has helped 150 million local businesses connect with local people. The platform has continually evolved to provide a better experience for both businesses and users.   Let’s find out what these new features do!  Welcome Offers  Who doesn’t like a deal or two? Welcome Offers

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How Long Will SEO Take to Rank My Business?

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How long will SEO take to rank my business? This is the age-old question we hear all the time from our clients here at ReachLocal. It pains me to have to tell you that there really isn’t a simple, ‘one-best-way’ answer to this question.  What we first need to clarify is that this is (unfortunately) a misguided question (sorry). The question that we really should be looking to answer is ‘how can SEO increase my website traffic and the number of leads it generates?’.   Ultimately, optimising your website doesn’t really mean much

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How Can I Improve My Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)?

How Can I Improve My SEO

Now that you know more about what search engine optimisation is, here are a few tips on how you can improve your SEO! There are a large number of factors that contribute to whether your site is shown or shafted.       Although there are far too many to delve into here, let’s cover off some of the basic starting points when integrating an SEO strategy.  [For a more intensive overview see REACHSEO ‘How It Works’.]    #1 Research  Before you can even think about getting started with SEO, you

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What Is Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)?

What is SEO

Finding out more about exactly how search engine optimisation works is kind of like drinking out of a firehose. The reality is, there is just so much information out there (weighed down by complex jargon), that it can be difficult to pinpoint where to start and break down what SEO actually is.     SEO stands for Search Engine Optimisation. It is the practice of improving internal and external factors of a website to increase relevance and the traffic it

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Video Advertising – Why It Works

Video advertising why it works

There is no shortage of material circulating business hubs imploring marketers to make the shift towards video advertising – but what is it about video content that makes it so successful? The plain and simple answer is that it works. Here are a few insights into the powers at play when it comes to why video advertising is taking the market by storm, and why more and more businesses are (rightly) jumping on the bandwagon.   #1 Video Advertising Increases

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