There is no shortcut to Page One of a search term that matters. It is a hard battle against competitors for ratings, reviews, and rankings. Assuming you have product-market fit, to win you have to have capital, patience and a nuanced advertising strategy that leverages multiple ad types and approaches. This talk will cover a category analysis of what it truly costs to get to page one for a high-performing search term, and how long you can expect it to take. From there we’ll explore systematic advertising, inventory strategies for managing these costs, and being time and capital efficient.