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Adwords Question - Split budget 50% between two domains

I want to bid on exactly the same set of keywords for two different domains.  And I want to split the budget 50% between the two.  Adwords won't let me have two adgroups that compete with each other (same set of keywords) and you cannot have ads with different display URLs in the same adgroup.  So how can I accomplish what I am looking for?
Mark Nemtsas Send private email
Sunday, December 08, 2013
make a new adwords account under a new email address from the other domain

treat them as completely different site.

be careful of duplicate content tho on both sites.

Are you trying to show up twice on the ads list for the same keywords?

Let us know how it goes.
NewGuyOnTheBlock Send private email
Monday, December 09, 2013
No, I am not trying to get my ads to show twice.  I am trying to advertise for two different products using the same keywords.  I'd like one ad to show 50% of the time and the other 50% of the time.  The trouble is that the ads need to go to different domains.  That's where I am coming unstuck.
Mark Nemtsas Send private email
Monday, December 09, 2013
Apart from running two different Google ads accounts (in which can you bid against yourself and increase the prices for every keyword you target), you could work out a keyword rotation:

Week 1:
Keywords A, B, C and D => site 1
Keywords E, F, G and H => site 2

Week 2:
Keywords A, B, C and D => site 2
Keywords E, F, G and H => site 1

If possible, keep stats and see which keywords work the best. Once you have a pretty good notion of what's what, point the best keywords to the most lucrative website.
Sylvain Galibert Send private email
Tuesday, December 10, 2013

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