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why must I have "URL must specify a valid top level domain"

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I want to direct to a specific landing page depending on the ad. This limit kills most of my ideas for special ads.

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Re: why must I have "URL must specify a valid top level domain&qu

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Hello Derrick

 

You should be able to target a specific landing page. You have to make sure your display url and target url are the same domain name. For example:

 

Display URL:  Example.com

Target Url:  example.com/page-name1.html 

Re: why must I have "URL must specify a valid top level domain&qu

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Hi Derrick,

 

In addition to Jeremy's fine advice, all ads within a single AdGroup must have the same display URL domain.

 

The display URL domain must match the domain where the user ends up after all redirects.

 

The display URL is not required to be a reachable page, but the domain itself must exist.

 

Any of these can produce that error message.

 

Best of Luck!

 

Pete

 

petebardo -- Deadhead doing AdWords