Google Announces New 'Autocomplete Ad' Format

WAIT WHUT. Google just announced that it will begin testing offer ads in the search bar autocomplete. For those of you who are not familiar with how amazing autocomplete is, when a user begins typing in the search box, Google serves search predictions that might be similar to the search terms being autocomplete

With search ad revenue slowing down, Google is looking for new ways to increase revenue. Below are a few examples of what users might see in the near future. Google also noted this project would be in beta for the next 12 months.

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For more information on this new ad format, check out the post on the AdWords blog.