3 Interesting Google AdWords Statistics

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Google AdWords Statistics

Get to know these relevant Google AdWords Statistics and see how it can help your business.

1. Hundreds of thousands of businesses advertise on Google AdWords but 80% of Google’s US revenue comes from about 1.5% of the advertisers (large companies such as Amazon, eBay, BizRate, etc., source: SEMrush).

2. The overall industry average click fraud rate in Q2 was 12.7%. That’s down from 13.8% for Q1 2009 and from the 16.2% rate reported for Q2 2008. (source: ClickForensics) Click fraud is a type of Internet crime that occurs in pay per click online advertising when a person, automated script or computer program imitates a legitimate user of a web browser clicking on an ad, for the purpose of generating a charge per click without having actual interest in the target of the ad’s link.

3. The paid clicks in Q2/2009 were up 15 percent year-over-year, but down 2 percent from the first quarter. (source: Google Q2/2009 earnings summary) – Google AdWords Statistics.

 

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