You’ve just started an Adwords account and you’re excited. Where’s my ad? Is it showing? What does it look like?

Please please please, stop Googling yourself!

Why? Google is dynamic for every single user. Google knows who you are, where you are and often what you’ve been searching for. If you constantly Google yourself and never click on your ad (don’t click on your own ads) then eventually it will believe the ad isn’t relevant to you and it will stop appearing in your searches. No one ever appears 100% of the time for every single search either & searching for yourself affects your stats.

However, there is a way to see your own ad without this all coming into play – it’s called Google Ad Preview And Diagnosis Tool.

Here’s how you use it;

1. Go to

2. Click “sign in to view more information”
NOTE: You can…

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