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Rise understands the challenges marketers face today when setting up and managing an online marketing campaign. With hundreds of Internet marketing tools and resources available, it can be daunting to determine which are the most reputable and will best suit your needs. In an effort to aid fellow Internet marketers, savvy professionals and novices alike, Rise has compiled this resource section to provide Internet marketing news and research, created by Rise Interactive, to guide you in your quest to becoming an Internet marketing master.

We will continuously build out the Internet Marketing News and Research section so that it is relevant and up-to-date. Check in often for new applications, updated information and future tutorials as fresh content will be added to increase your Internet marketing success.

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Site Speed is Tripping Up Your Traffic

Site Speed

The internet has been buzzing recently about K Neeraj Kayastha’s discovery of red “Slow” labels implemented on select Google Mobile search results.  Barry Schwartz, Search Engine Land’s News Editor, brought attention to Kayastha's insights and explained that this new label is related to how long...

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Digital Marketing University: Tips for Marketing in Higher Education

Butler BulldogThe Internet has redefined and, in many cases, restructured higher education. Low-cost, online universities and free MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) are giving students more options than just attending traditional, four-year universities. But the Web hasn’t just changed the student-teacher...

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How Google Conversational Search Can Change Search Marketing

Google Conversational Search Microphone

People have been speaking to—or yelling at—their computers for years, but thanks to the rise of voice recognition technology, search marketing is about to join the conversation. At last month’s I/O developer conference, Google demoed a conversational search feature that allows the search...

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Innovation on the Rise in Chicago

We are proud and excited to say that out of an astounding 552 nominees, Rise Interactive has been selected as one of the Top 100 Finalists still in the running for the 13th annual Chicago Innovation Awards for its Interactive Investment Management (IIM) philosophy.

These awards celebrate the most...

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PPC Audits and Analysis

The Leading Paid Search Audit Company

“I’m doing everything right—but where are the returns?” is a classic lament of a frustrated website owner.

At Rise Interactive, the success of your Paid Search campaign is measured in one way: ROI. If your returns aren’t meeting your expectations, there’s a very good chance something is wrong.

When Rise begins managing a new client account, we immediately conduct a comprehensive Paid Search audit to see how...

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Content that Converts Part 3: Measuring the Success of Data-Driven Content

Measuring Success

You’ve done a lot of the heavy lifting at this point- investing in data informed design to make your content contextually relevant and investing in distribution, or connections, to get your message into the hands of the right people. However, with that investment comes responsibility to find...

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One-Minute Explanation of the Google Hummingbird Search Algorithm Update

Google Hummingbird

Google announced its Hummingbird Search Algorithm Update on September 26th. Here are the details, explained in one minute:

 

Hummingbird is the new search algorithm that Google uses to sort through its information and web pages, in the hopes of returning relevant answers that meet today’s...

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Content Marketing World 2014 Beyond Storytelling: 5 Takeaways to Put Into Action

Content Marketing WorldLast month, I had the opportunity to attend Content Marketing Institute’s Content Marketing World 2014 in Cleveland, Ohio, whose theme was “Beyond Storytelling.” The largest content marketing event on the planet did not disappoint, as I joined 2,600 attendees from over 50 countries. When you attend...

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Best Practices in Product Listing Ads

PLAsAccording to Google’s most recent research report, a customer who is exposed to both text ads and Product Listing Ads (PLA) is 83% more likely to convert than a consumer who is only exposed to text ads.

 

Product Listing Ads are the default ad format for Google Shopping. Different from paid text...

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What the New Gmail Means for Email Marketing Campaigns

The New GmailIn 2012, TechCrunch reported that Gmail enjoyed the participation of 425 million users, 45 state government agencies, and 66 of the top 100 universities in the United States. Needless to say, Google (and Gmail) have had an atmospheric effect similar to that of El Niño in years past—changing the...

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