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        Ads appearing on fake news sites The Times & The Sun’s leading story two days in a row have been all about how ads from charities and government funded programmes are being shown on fake news websites. This has obviously caused outrage and shock, with newspapers claiming that this is costing the...

Voice search is something that is becoming increasingly popular and here at upriseUP we believe that it’s only going to get bigger. In May 2016 at their I/O event, Google announced that 20% of mobile search queries were made using voice search, and ComScore estimate that a half of all...

Landing Pages & AdWords Landing pages have a big impact on the performance of your ads in AdWords. If they’re not user friendly, or they have uninteresting or irrelevant content, then your ad performance will suffer. Google states that “your landing page is the URL people arrive at after they click your...

        Last Monday night we hosted our Ecommerce event, which is our second event to date, made possible thanks to a group of industry professionals providing informative and engaging talks. The aim of the evening was to provide insight on the importance of Ecommerce to those working in online retail. Thank you to everyone...

Ad Grants Accounts Must Enrol for the Google for Nonprofits programme Today we received emails for all our Ad Grants accounts informing us that Google have updated their eligibility guidelines. Therefore, Google Ad Grants have now become part of a larger programme called Google for Nonprofits. As a result, anyone with an...

At the beginning of a new year we often find ourselves both looking back over the past 12 months and making predictions for the year ahead and it seems safe to say that 2017 will see more charities further embracing all things digital. According to the 2016 UK Business Digital Index...

Just after the turn of the year Google has granted us in the PPC game three very-late Christmas presents, presumably because we were all very good last year!   Two of the new features related to phone numbers, and are very much in line with Google’s even-more mobile focused approach in 2017;...