Min bid column

The lowest bid that a bid strategy can make for a biddable item.

By default, a biddable item inherits the min bid setting from a bid strategy and this column displays the inherited value. If you override the bid strategy's setting:

You can use this column in a formula column by specifying the Keyword_min_bid variable.

Add this column to a report
  1. Navigate to an engine account, campaign or ad group.

  2. Click the Keywords tab or click the Targets▼ tab, and then click Product groups.

  3. Above the performance summary graph, click the Columns button.

  4. In the Search for columns box, type the column name.

  5. Click + next to the column name in the Available columns list.

  6. Click Apply.

If you scope to an advertiser and view this column:

  • The column displays --- for keywords in engine accounts other than AdWords and Yahoo! Gemini.

  • You cannot edit the value in the column. Scope to a specific engine account or lower to edit the value.

Was this article helpful?
How can we improve it?