We’re honored to have been singled out among a very large group of nominees, and to be named alongside more established players like Kenshoo and Marin. We’ll see you in Vegas!
Boston, MA (PRWEB) September 06, 2013
WordStream Inc., a leading provider of search engine marketing software and solutions, has been shortlisted in three categories for this year’s US Search Awards, including Best PPC Management Software, Innovation, and Best Blog. WordStream rose to the top of a high number of entries to achieve shortlist status in these three categories.
The inaugural US Search Awards, delivered in association with Pubcon Las Vegas with sponsors including SEMPO and Majestic SEO, will honor exceptional efforts in search marketing and outstanding thought leadership in 22 categories as well as a Grand Prix.
WordStream was shortlisted in three categories:
- Best PPC Management Software – PPC Advisor, WordStream’s PPC management platform, was one of five platforms shortlisted in the Best PPC Management Software Category. PPC Advisor’s standout features include the 20-Minute PPC Work Week, a guided workflow that helps users optimize their accounts in just 20 minutes a week, as well as smart tools for keyword research, campaign management, Quality Score and ad text optimization, bid management, and PPC reporting. Fellow finalists in this category including Acquisio, IgnitionOne, Kenshoo Search and Marin Software.
- Innovation – WordStream’s PPC Success Report is one of eight products shortlisted in the Innovation category. The PPC Success Report makes fast work of one of the most time-consuming tasks in PPC management – reporting and analysis – delivering infographic-quality reports free of information overload. Other finalists in the Innovation category include Linkdex Networks and Virante Inc.
- Best Blog – The WordStream Internet Marketing Blog joins seven other nominees, including industry stalwarts like Search Engine Land. The WordStream Blog is a widely cited and well respected resource for news, thought leadership, analysis, tips, and tutorials on topics related to search and Internet marketing. Articles on the WordStream Blog have been referenced widely in national and industry publications such as the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, Wired, USA Today, Fox News, Search Engine Land, Forbes, Inc, Business Insider, SEOmoz and many others. Other Best Blog finalists include PPC Hero and the Distilled Blog.
“Last month, WordStream was included on Inc.’s list of the fastest growing private companies in the US,” said Ralph J. Folz, CEO of WordStream. “The US Search Awards shortlist is another great recognition of how far our company has come in the past several years. We’re honored to have been singled out among a very large group of nominees, and to be named alongside more established players like Kenshoo and Marin. We’ll see you in Vegas!”
Other US Search Awards categories include Best Local Campaign, Best Low Budget Campaign, Best Mobile Campaign, Best SEO Campaign, Best In-House Team, and Best Agency. The US Search Awards 2013 awards ceremony will take place on Wednesday, October 23, at Treasure Island Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada.
WordStream Inc. provides SEM software and PPC services that help marketers get the maximum results from their PPC and SEO efforts. We want to bring the power of search marketing to businesses of all sizes.
WordStream ranks #184 on Inc.’s list of the 5,000 fastest growing private companies in the US for 2013, a recognition of its rapid and ongoing growth in the past several years. Over the past 3 years, WordStream has grown by 2,225%, reaching a 2012 revenue of $3.4 million.
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