Merkle has released the Q2 2017 Digital Marketing Report. The report states that Google’s paid search spend grew by 23%  in the quarter.More findingsGoogle search spending growth accelerated to 23% year-over-yearFacebook budgets grew faster than the online ad industry as a wholeGoogle Shopping and PLA format accounted for 51% of Google UK search ad clicksOverall Facebook spending still grew 56% year-over-yearMobile accounted for 82% of advertiser investment on FacebookGoogle produced 93% of US mobile organic search site visits.Merkle Q2 2017 Digital Marketing Report (Read More ...)