Posts by Peter Elmhirst

GDPR Compliance: Updated Terms & Privacy Policy

european ad users

As you’ve likely read, the General Data Protection Regulation or GDPR is coming into effect for residents of EEA countries and Switzerland on May 25, 2018. We have always taken data use and safety very seriously so, in order to comply with these new regulations, SEMPAD’s Privacy Policy and Terms and Conditions of Use have…

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Best Way to Keep Notes on Your PPC Clients

PPC Client Notes

Keeping Client PPC Notes is Not Easy… You keep track of hundreds of details from monthly budgets to how clients want their ads scheduled. Let’s face it, the life of an ad manager is not simple. That’s why today we’re introducing Notes. Now you can keep Notes on all of your folders to stay organized…

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The Best Way to Modify Bing Ad Budgets

Bing Ad Budgets

When you’re an ad manager, reviewing multiple Google and Bing Ad budgets and accounts can take up a large part of your day. But not anymore! Last week we added the ability to modify Adwords Campaign budgets from the SEMPAD Dashboard (the best place to organize your campaigns or clients into folders and view them…

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Modify Adwords Campaign Budgets Across Multiple Accounts

Change Adwords Campaign Budgets

To save you even more time we’ve added the ability to change Adwords campaign budgets across all your clients, right from your SEMPAD Dashboard. Here’s a quick video walking through the budget change feature Or you can see screenshots of it below. How to Change Adwords Campaign Budgets on the SEMPAD Dashboard On the Dashboard…

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How Google Fights Bad Ads & Scammers

adwords bad ads

When you manage PPC ads you know the rules and often wonder how some advertisers get away with the bad ads, tricks, scams and illegal things they’re doing. Well… the answer is they don’t normally get away with it for long Google released a great blog post about how they tackled the growing issue of…

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Learn About SEMPAD with Our New Video!

SEMPAD Video

It’s one thing to create a product that all target users will love (like SEMPAD), but it’s another to show them they’ll love it before trying. This was the struggle we faced with SEMPAD. Over the past year SEMPAD has rapidly developed into a multi-faceted software. Because of this, ensuring that the simplicity of it’s…

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See All Client Ad Campaigns at Once!

client ad campaigns

The SEMPAD team has been hard at work and they’ve made your life even easier. They’ve done it once again with the latest Dashboard update! On the Dashboard page in SEMPAD and you’ll see checkboxes at the top. These allow you to include campaigns as well as the usual ad networks! It’s never been easier to…

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Problem with Godaddy Managed WordPress Hosting & UTM Parameters

Godaddy Managed Wordpress Hosting

UPDATE – Godaddy has said they are unable to fix this issue as all standard utm parameters are stripped server side in order to minimize the number of page versions which are cached with their built-in caching service that’s provided with the Managed WordPress platform. It’s odd that not all parameters are stripped. If you…

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What Are Micro-Moments and Why Do They Matter?

Micro-Moment

In years past, the decision-making process for most tasks were pretty straight forward. The advent of the internet gave way to researching an item before heading to the store, and even this method has become slightly outdated as most people reply on their mobile devices as their main source of internet access. This fragments this…

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