Facebook Ads: More than Just Likes?AllFacebook Marketing Conference #AllFacebook
Search Geek Excited about Facebook• 14 Years @ WebMetro, Online Marketing Agency with a strong focus on SEM• Over $100,000,000 in Online Media Management• A recently converted naysayer of Facebook PPC for direct response. It really works at scale.
Direct Marketing Success Health & Travel & Apparel Beauty Education Retail Weddings Medical TourismLead Generation CPL 46% lower than search and 45% more leads. CPC 16% lower than Google andLead Generation double-digit conversion rates matching or beating search.Lead Generation Conversion count 93% better than Bing. Return on advertising spendEcommerce beats Google Display Network by 18%. Within 2 months, revenue from Facebook increases 177%.Ecommerce In 2 more months, revenue increases another 31%.
Creating an AudienceDEMO/GEO/ETC AFFINITY/INTERESTS/LIKES• Female • Fast fitness• 27-30 • Forward fashion• College graduate • Business tips and advice• Working professional • Gourmet food/wine• Urban/suburban • Destination travel• In a committed relationship • Education-related charities
Suggested Bid vs. Actual CPC Actual CPC 68% lower Actual CPC than bid 57% lower than bid Actual CPC 32% lower than bid
Power of Creative/Ad Tactics• Headline ( be aggressive, bold)• Use images with a clear, uncluttered subject that align with interests and the ad copy• Bold and relevant images to your audience• Image borders (tactical – but really works!)• Company logo ads – it depends• Creative fatigue – be fresh (but not too fresh)
Good → Better → Best 9% 4% Improvement Improvement in CTR in CTR 26% Improvement in CTR 13%Improvement in CTR
Landing Page TestConversion rate for Facebook is 110% better than external page.
Facebook Delivers ROITapping into the proven best practices of optimization from search can be a great catalyst to Facebook ROI1. Segmentation (Audience Creation)2. Quality Score/CPC Optimization through Creative Testing3. Landing Page Testing by Audience and Inside/Outside FB