When managing large scale PPC campaigns it sometimes may become necessary to pause all the activity for a period of time. This could be due to website downtime or budget constraints for example. When this is done manually, this can be a very labour intensive task, depending on the number of accounts and campaigns involved.
To solve this problem we developed an AdWords script that helps you to pause and reactivate all campaigns within one or several AdWords accounts – immediately or on a scheduled date. The script will remember what campaigns it paused and will only reactivate those same campaigns. Previously paused campaigns remain paused. It also sends e-mail notifications about what actions were taken.