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Does anyone know what they’re actually doing with PMax?

I recently reviewed a media reporting platform.

It was very nice and had all the bells and whistles. Then it came time to do the demo and they wanted to stick me with a bill of $15k-$30k to custom build reports f… more

hey just got an associate position on a paid search team. doing all the certifications for google and bing search. any other tips/recommendations for an early career path? thx

Any predictions for google marketing live?

How are you using PMax?
Are you really using a full product feed and full assets or are there ways around that?

This bowl is dead - is it because there’s just too much PPC activity in Twitter and Reddit?


I am building an excel training programme for PPC (Paid Search, Social, Display, etc.) managers.

I am an excel aficionado and am a bit concerned about overdoing it. What do you think should be the main… more

Looking to switch from SA360 to Skai based on the new experience basically being exactly what we get for free within the Google Ads UI current - any thoughts, forewarnings, experiences where you did t… more

Hey all. Paid search strat here. What would the salary expectations be for a senior strategist in nyc for paid search be? I started 06/2021 as a assistant then promoted to a strategist 05/2022. I’m at… more


Can we use this comment to share salaries. I’m a strategist at a $65k salary. Promoted at 9months from $45k. A total of 1yr 4 months in the paid search space.

Anyone hiring for PPC specialist? I have a former coworker looking for work. 100% remote…US citizen staying in Mexico.


Question for paid search experts who have big agency experienc (e.g. big 4, dentsu, etc.) - is it considered standard to use SKAG instead of STAG, and use alpha/beta structures?...even with the changes Google has… more


Question for agency PPC experts. Who is responsible for your client's monthly paid ads budget? The PPC expert employee or someone else in the company keeps track of the budgets to not overspend?

Looking for strong PPC managers for a fully remote role at our agency. If you’re experienced in the full Google Ads portfolio (search, display, YouTube) let’s talk!

Looking for a Supervisor to join our team here at Rain! Gig is 100% remote, flexible hours, really great team that ACTUALLY focuses on work life balance, working on some really cool large scale client… more

What do you all think of Google Performance Max?


Does anyone use Universal Local Campaigns? A client wants supplemental support for specific locations. I’ve never run a ULC campaign targeting a single location - any idea if this would compete with o… more

An agency recommended we invest heavily in Smart campaigns in G.Ads. WTF?
Why am I paying this agency?


Looking for a paid search manager to join our media team! Headquarters located out of Baltimore, MD but the position has the flexibility to be completely remote. Looking for 3-5 years experience.

Looking for a Paid Search person interested in branching out across all paid (social, display, CTV, etc).

3-5 YOE. Small agency, lots of hats. Competitive pay, remote, average ~8.5 hour days, I'm very easy to … more

Hi PPC Guru’s

I recently started a local store visit campaign but it’s not allowing me to optimize towards store visits. My Google rep doesn’t know what she’s doing I swear, she’s not had any answers a… more

In-House ad manager looking for insight about how others (& agencies) go about producing PPC LP copy at scale! I have a basic content /page outline that I use, but am spending so much time digging… more

Dear Fishbowl PPCers I need your help!

A client is insisting we used Adobe bod manager for their campaigns, and neither me nor my team have experience with it.

We're also not on a timeline where we can really get up to speed on it ahead of a coup… more

I’ve been a search manager for 8 years. What kind of role can I take on at a place like Google etc ? I am trying to figure out what’s next for me. I’ve considered client side, a lot marketing director… more

Anyone have trouble explaining to clients that Position 1 all the time isn’t necessarily a strong strategy?


Ok.. I really want to get a search bowl going. Anyone interested? So here’s a topic we can start with: Does anyone still use Google’s enhanced PC?


Hey y'all. Haven't seen a PPC bowl yet. Let's talk awesome!

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