- Google is putting AI front and center. With enhancements to Google Ads, Performance Max, Product Studio and Search Generative Experience (SGE).
- Google Ads now offers an AI-powered chat. A feature that simplifies the process of starting a new ad campaign by providing suggestions and ideas in a chat-like experience.
- Google is bringing generative AI to Performance Max. Allowing users to create and scale custom assets easily and introducing new goals for customer acquisition and reengagement.
For years artificial intelligence has been subtly pulling strings in the background of Google ads, serving as the secret sauce behind many successful campaigns. But like a stagehand stepping into the limelight, Google is thrusting its AI from the wings to center stage as the company unveiled a slew of generative AI innovations during its annual Google Marketing Live event, yesterday.
With a goal to “significantly transform” the landscape of digital marketing, company officials announced plans to “bring AI front and center” with enhancements to Google Ads, Performance Max, Product Studio and Search Generative Experience (SGE) in Search Labs.
Enhancements that, according to Google Ads VP Jerry Dischler, will “bring AI front and center, making it the best tool in your marketing toolkit.”
On the heels of Google I/O — the company’s annual developer conference that took place earlier this month — Google Marketing Live took place May 23 and is aimed at advertisers, marketers and businesses who use Google’s suite of marketing tools and features announcements about new advertising products and updates to existing services.
So, what’s the big news? Let’s take a look.
Google Ads Unveils AI-Powered Chat Feature
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