A Mixologist’s Guide to Oscars Success

Make your Oscars night a memorable one with these film-based cocktails!
With the 87th Academy Awards coming up this weekend (22nd February), we’ve been going a little Oscar mad. The event itself is considered one of – if not, the most – prestigious entertainment awards ceremonies out there and we …

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10 Productivity Tools that Power Our Agency

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It won’t be shocking for you to know that as a digital marketing agency, we spend a lot of time on computers, tablets, and phones. To make our lives easier and our work more efficient, we use a tonne of different tools and apps that we’ve become pretty dependent on over …

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A Totally Unscientific Guide to Office Coffee Machines

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Fancy winning yourself the Andrew James coffee machine, featured below, for your office? Subscribe to our newsletter at the bottom of this page with your company email (UK only) to enter, or fill in the contact us form, it’s as simple as that!

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2014 PPC News Round Up – The year in paid search

As 2015 has just arrived, let’s take a look back on some of the most important news stories over the past year in paid search:

Adwords Editor 11 Arrives!

In early December, Google announced via their livestream that they would be launching Adwords Editor 11. Google states 11.0 is “the biggest …

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2014 SEO News Round-Up: The Year in Review

So Many Pandas!

2014 is coming to a close and as the year ends we thought we’d take a look at the biggest SEO news stories of the past 12 months.

As usual, first up it’s the
Algorithm Updates
Each year the Algorithm updates dominate chatter amongst marketers as we work to anticipate the upcoming …

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Brand Keywords. To Bid or Not to Bid

‘Why should I pay to promote my own brand? After all I am already showing at the top of the search results. I don’t need to waste money on a brand PPC campaign”.

As a digital marketer this is a comment one often hears from clients. And it’s a fair …

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Capitalising on Seasonal Trends: A PPC guide

With the great British summer coming to an end, there isn’t a better time to discuss the importance of seasonal trends and the impact they have on your PPC campaigns. One of the great benefits of paid search marketing is that it’s highly customisable, allowing you to make changes …

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10 Steps to Google Penalty Recovery (infographic)

10 Steps to Google Unnatural Link Penalty Recovery

“Google penalty… Manual action… Unnatural links.”
(Oh, gosh! What do we do now? How long will it take to recover?)
It’s a horrible feeling. For a business owner, manager or marketing professional, having your website get hit by a Google penalty can be one of the most terrifying experiences of your career.

It …

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Google’s New Manual Action Penalty for Thin Content

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Google has started specifically penalising websites for “having thin content with little or no added value”.

Penalties are issued in the form of a manual spam action with an email alert and a notice in Google Webmaster Tools – just like penalties for bad links.

The notice in Google Webmaster Tools and …

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The Social Media Empire [infographic]

Building a Social Media empire isn’t easy.

The most powerful names of Social Media weren’t formed by keeping themselves to themselves. A brilliant idea isn’t enough to sustain your business. Years of accumulating investments, acquisitions and constantly coming up with innovative concepts have led to their influence on people and digital …

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