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Infographic: Highlights of Google AdWords’ 15-Year Reign

Infographic: Highlights of Google AdWords’ 15-Year Reign

It’s been 15 years since Google launched its AdWords advertising service, seeing it become the search giant’s biggest source of revenue and changing the digital marketing landscape indefinitely.

AdWords has clocked up some impressive statistics in that time, including that the average business using the service makes two dollars on every one that they spend, while its top 25 US search-ad buyers alone spend $1.34 billion in 2013.

These stats and many more form an infographic by Marin Software celebrating AdWord’s decade and a half reign and ‘most memorable moments’. View in full below.  

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Mark Jones

Editorial Executive at PerformanceIN. Mark reports performance marketing news and manages PI's network of guest contributors.

Originally from Plymouth, Mark studied in Reading and London, eventually earning his Master's in Digital Journalism- before making his return to the West Country to join the PI team in Bristol.

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