Location-based marketing and advertising that targets the correct audience, at the correct time and within the vicinity of each location.

GoAds offers geo-targeted advertising on Facebook, Google, Waze and TripAdvisor. Using sophisticated retargeting methods and relevant CTA’s, ad spend is optimised, resulting in successful campaigns with profitable ROI’s.


69% of Google searches include a specific location


20% conversion increase when locations are added to the ads


Location-related searches have grown 50% faster than mobile searches over the past year


50% of local searches lead to users visiting a local store within 24 hours after the search

Media placement that focuses on giving you a healthy return on investment (ROI)

Location-based advertising that gets your business more calls, more navigation requests and ultimately, more feet walking into your store.

Facebook Local Ads

Local Ad formats connect to your Facebook Places Pages and allow users to navigate to your nearest store. Yes please!

Google Local Ads

Sponsored Map listings and Map Pins will skyrocket the navigations to your stores.

Waze Ads

Location-based branded pins and banners let Waze’rs know that your business is just a hop, skip and a jump away.

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Fast-growing SA martech firm eyes further international expansion

September 22nd, 2019|0 Comments

Increased demand for data-driven location-based marketing spurs triple-digit growth for Social Places, a self-funded SA martech success story. Marketers are under increased pressure to drive business growth, particularly in a challenging economic environment – it’s [...]

Franchises reap the rewards of tech-enabled local marketing strategies

September 20th, 2019|0 Comments

Technology-enabled local marketing strategies help leading franchises grow at a rate three times faster than competitors. One of the great challenges facing franchise businesses is to maintain their group brand identity while enabling local marketing [...]

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