What is Google's New Marketing Platform and What Can it Do for You?

Posted by Lucy Woolson on Jul 11, 2018 3:52:56 PM

Earlier this week, Google hosted a live web broadcast announcing their new ad service rebrand. AdWords has become Google Ads, DoubleClick has become Google Analytics 360 and they all fall under Google Marketing Platform. A lot seems to have changed but, being a copywriter, I don’t interact much with the backend of advertising and most of the broadcast went right over my head. I sat down with our Director of Digital Strategy, Eric Lucas, for a simplified breakdown of Google’s new services.

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Topics: digital media, marketing, advertising, SEO, web traffic, Fortress Consulting Group, Google, PPC, search engine marketing, headlines, clickable headlines, digital, business

What To Read This Week (01/02/17)

Posted by Maya Devassy on Jan 2, 2017 8:30:00 AM

Happy New Year! Fortress is starting a new feature on cool articles to read, but we know you're busy so we have added the length of time it will take to read each article for your benefit. We hope your reading time is both informative and efficient!

2017 web design predictions, PPC best practices, millennial marketing, web design secrets and local SEO trends are all on our list of articles to check out this week.

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Topics: marketing, web design, SEO, PPC, PPC best practices, local SEO trends, web design trends, Millennials

SEO vs PPC

Posted by Maya Devassy on Jun 5, 2015 9:00:00 AM

If you’re looking to increase web traffic for your company’s site, you’ve probably heard the terms SEO and PPC thrown around in conversation. Although the two online strategies are very different, they both have the same goal which is to increase keyword search results for you on Google, Bing and other search engines. If you’re not sure what exactly the difference between SEO and PPC is, you should have a better understanding of what each term means by the end of this post. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us about our SEO and PPC services. We’d be happy to help you!

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Topics: SEO, SEM, content, PPC, search engine marketing