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Marin Software

Marin Software

3.9
(421 reviews)
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Marin Software provides a unified platform for search, social, and eCommerce advertising.

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Marin Software Features

Channel Functionality

Display Functionality

Overall product functionality for display advertising.

75%
(Based on 20 reviews)

Campaign Management & Optimization

Bid Rules

Able to set rules to minimize pay per click cost or maximize conversions from your keywords.

86%
(Based on 74 reviews)

Ad Creation and Editing

Can manage and bulk upload changes to multiple platforms.

71%
(Based on 75 reviews)

Paid Keyword Optimization

Helps find the right keywords to drive relevant traffic to your website.

83%
(Based on 77 reviews)

Scenario Planning

Predict clicks, costs, conversions, and ROI based on spend scenarios to allow you to estimate results prior to running a campaign.

72%
(Based on 49 reviews)

Ad and Landing Page Scheduling

Automate copy changes by scheduling changes in advance.

75%
(Based on 56 reviews)

Portfolio Bid Optimization

Offers portfolio bid management to automate bid changes based on marginal ROI so you know your next dollar in spend will get you the most return.

84%
(Based on 64 reviews)

Advanced Targeting Options

Target customers by options beyond keywords such as location, time of day or week, or by devices.

75%
(Based on 264 reviews)

Offline Capabilities

Able to quickly make bulk changes through a desktop editor.

55%
(Based on 39 reviews)

Extensions

Able to manage ad extensions such as click-to-call, sitelinks, locations, and mobile app downloads.

69%
(Based on 65 reviews)

Product Listing Ads

Supports product listing ads, allowing users to edit ads and track PLA performance.

71%
(Based on 38 reviews)

Budget Execution & Monitoring

Set a budget plan and automate it’s execution with monitoring capabilities.

78%
(Based on 70 reviews)

Paid Search

Analytics & Administration

Ad and Conversion Tracking

Tracks effectiveness of ads and which ads or campaigns are receiving clicks and conversions.

83%
(Based on 69 reviews)

Attribution

Able to track click path of users that come to your site via paid search and if they convert to customers.

75%
(Based on 61 reviews)

Reports

Reports created by the user to cater to specific metrics and key performance indicators.

84%
(Based on 70 reviews)

Social Functionality

Social Functionality

Product functionality for social advertising.

73%
(Based on 18 reviews)

Platform

APIs

Application Programming Interface - Specification for how the application communicates with other software. API's typically enable integration of data, logic, objects, etc with other software applications.

75%
(Based on 50 reviews)

Notifications

Able to set custom alerts to notify you of changes to key performance indicators.

78%
(Based on 69 reviews)

Customization

Able to customize metrics and other platform features based on personalized needs.

78%
(Based on 67 reviews)

User, Role, and Access Management

Grant access to select data, features, objects, etc. based on the users, user role, groups, etc.

85%
(Based on 71 reviews)

Performance and Reliability

Software is consistently available (uptime) and allows users to complete tasks quickly because they are not waiting for the software to respond to an action they took.

81%
(Based on 28 reviews)

Enterprise Scalability

Provides features to allow scaling for large organizations.

84%
(Based on 63 reviews)

Workflow Capability

Automates a process that requires a series of steps that typically require intervention by a several different users. Administrators can write rules to determine who and when a user needs to complete a step. Also includes notification of users when they need to take action.

78%
(Based on 62 reviews)

Internationalization

Enables users to view and transact business with the same content in multiple languages and currencies.

79%
(Based on 39 reviews)

Mobile Functionality

Mobile Functionality

Overall product functionality for mobile advertising.

75%
(Based on 18 reviews)

Campaign Management

Campaign Dashboard

Overview of all media purchases and campaigns in a single interface.

84%
(Based on 41 reviews)

Campaign Optimization

Enables marketer to set metrics by which their campaigns are automatically optimized.

85%
(Based on 41 reviews)

Reach

Amount and quality of inventory partner sites on which ads can be placed.

83%
(Based on 36 reviews)

Bulk Editing

Enables marketers to edit campaigns in bulk as opposed to one piece at a time.

83%
(Based on 39 reviews)

Batch Uploading

Allows marketer to upload campaign inventory in a single batch instead of one piece at a time.

82%
(Based on 39 reviews)

Brand Safety

Ensures marketer's ads are placed on respectable websites that won't damage brand image or reputation.

n/a

Fraud Protection

Ensures marketer's ad reach and performance is not inflated by bots or spam websites.

79%
(Based on 23 reviews)

Frequency Capping

Allows marketer to set a limit on how many times a consumer sees their ad.

80%
(Based on 31 reviews)

Budget Pacing

Allows marketer to set a daily or weekly campaign budget that the ad sever uses to make appropriate bids.

83%
(Based on 35 reviews)

Creative Optimization

Tools offered for creating and optimizing creative components of campaigns.

78%
(Based on 30 reviews)

Rich Media Capabilties

Supports rich media display and video ads that involve user interaction.

74%
(Based on 21 reviews)

Targeting

Targeting

Able to target desired audiences based on demographics and behavior variables.

82%
(Based on 34 reviews)

Retargeting

Able to retarget previous impressions to your site across the web to increase conversion rates.

82%
(Based on 34 reviews)

Geo-Targeting

Able to tailor ads based on consumer general region, state or designated market area (DMA).

78%
(Based on 34 reviews)

Contextual Targeting

Able to match the marketer's ad with specific content on a site or page.

78%
(Based on 30 reviews)

Mobile

Mobile Tracking

Able to track consumers on their mobile devices where cookies do not apply.

78%
(Based on 24 reviews)

In-App Ads

Allows for ads to be placed in mobile apps.

76%
(Based on 10 reviews)

Mobile Rich Media Capabilities

Supports rich media mobile ads that involve user interaction.

66%
(Based on 12 reviews)

Platform

API / Integrations

Application Programming Interface - Specification for how the application communicates with other software such as other ad servers, DSPs, DMPs, etc.

77%
(Based on 29 reviews)

Custom Reports

Able to create custom reports to cater to specific metrics and key performance indicators.

84%
(Based on 40 reviews)

User, Role, and Access Management

Grant access to select data, features, objects, etc. based on the users, user role, groups, etc.

87%
(Based on 38 reviews)

Performance and Reliability

Software is consistently available (uptime) and allows users to complete tasks quickly because they are not waiting for the software to respond to an action they took.

82%
(Based on 39 reviews)

Enterprise Scalability

Provides features to allow scaling for large organizations.

86%
(Based on 32 reviews)

Customization

Allows administrators to customize to accomodate their unique process. Includes ability to create custom objetcs, fields, rules, calculations, and views.

78%
(Based on 24 reviews)

Workflow Capability

Automates a process that requires a series of steps that typically require intervention by a several different users. Administrators can write rules to determine who and when a user needs to complete a step. Also includes notification of users when they need to take action.

82%
(Based on 33 reviews)

Internationalization

Enables users to create and manage campaigns with the same content in multiple languages and currencies. Marketer can place ads on websites from around the world.

84%
(Based on 22 reviews)

Notifications

Alerts marketer of the performance of particular campaigns.

78%
(Based on 36 reviews)