Search Ads 360 Basics Assessment Answers - Academy for Ads
The old name of this certification is Doubleclick Search Basics Assessment
The language of the answers are in English.
What KPI and target metric should you select to get the most clicks possible within your $5,000 budget?
Actions, Monthly spend
Clicks, Return on advertising spend (ROAS)
Actions, Cost-per-action (CPA)
Clicks, Monthly spend
Asa is ready to get started using DoubleClick Search to set up his first search campaign. What are the correct steps and order he needs to perform them in?
Create advertiser; create engine account; create campaign; create ad groups; create ads and keywords
Create ad groups; create campaign; create advertiser
Create ads; create keywords; create engine account; create campaign
Create engine account; create keywords; create ads; create campaign
Bid strategies can find the most opportunities under which condition?
A large portfolio that focuses on a single device
A very focused portfolio that is not very complex
A small portfolio with very clear goals
A large portfolio with many trade-offs and opportunities
What are the advantages of using DoubleClick Search to manage a large and complex campaign?
Exclusive access to Google search advertising
Centralized management and reporting with automated bid strategies
The capability of running promotions on one engine at a time
Miranda is running a search campaign on multiple engines. The campaign includes over a thousand keywords and frequently runs seasonal promotions. What can she do to simplify her tasks while still meeting her goals?
Use a search engine management platform
Take advantage of search engine optimization
Reduce the number of keywords in the campaign
Run promotions annually, instead of seasonally
What is a benefit of using executive reporting?
Cross-advertiser metrics displayed in terms of high-level concepts and colorful charts for easy presentation
Charts and tables that show metrics for attributes like ad copy
Full reporting on performance and conversion statistics in one dashboard
Reporting tools available exclusively for executive-level users
What information can a Floodlight tag track using custom variables?
Customer’s full name
Sarah creates a Floodlight activity group to track the number of hits on her advertiser’s home page. If she also wanted to track customer purchases, what does she need to do?
Add another transaction tag to the activity groupv
Ensure the activity group uses a custom variable
Create a separate activity group and a transaction tag in it
Add a “Transaction – Items Purchased” tag to the group
What is search engine marketing?
When a system requires you to work with an expert in search engine optimization
When an advertiser runs ads that show up alongside natural search results on a search engine
When search engines attempt to increase their market share
When an advertiser makes improvements to their own website, so that it ranks higher in natural search results
You’re running a search campaign to promote a product for senior citizens. You choose to exclude keywords such as “teenagers” and “kids.” What type of keywords are these?
What would you do first to report on data for your “thank you page” Floodlight activity?
Add an attribution model
Create a Floodlight activity group
Create a Floodlight activity column
Enable support for Google Analytics
You’re looking to examine performance by device type to compare conversions between desktop, mobile, and tablet. How would you view this information in the performance dashboard?
Segment data by device type
Tag your site with a device specific floodlight tag
Change the date range to focus on dates that tablet users would be most active
Select the engine accounts tab and examine search engines used by mobile users
What goal does a bid strategy use to optimize your bids?
Your ad copy
Your key performance indicator
Your budget pacing metrics
Your search terms data
Fareena’s Flowers wants customers clicking their ad on mobile to call their order hotline instead of opening their website. What type of ad do you need to create?
Your client wants to track conversions based on the number of sales. What type of Floodlight tag should you use to track this?
How is a search ad’s ranking determined?
The number of years the advertiser has been in business
The advertiser’s bid only
The advertiser’s bid and relevance to the search results
The advertiser’s history of advertising on the search engine
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