Stop Wasting Time! 5 Steps to Automate Your Google Analytics Reporting | Benchmark Search Conference 2018

 Reasons to start report automation Do you regularly find yourself spending long hours manually extracting data cutting and pasting to create reports? Do you often have to repeat the whole thing, time and time again? If you have grown to love data crunching numbers and creating reports can be a tedious process. I’ve never […]

How to Keep Your Cool and Switch a Major Brand Online in Only 5 Weeks | Benchmark Search Conference 2018

Keeping your cool, especially during stressful situations, is one of the most important attributes of a good leader. Even if you always try to do your best to stay cool, inevitably there will be times when you feel emotional at work. Usually, this happens when the stakes are high or you feel strongly about something […]

Benchmark Search Conference 2018 | How to Grow a Niche Audience Using Video Content

We all know that having a tightly focused business online that appeals to a small audience in a specific niche can be very rewarding (and indeed profitable). Getting to that point, however, is difficult. Niche businesses online, almost by definition, aren’t very popular. They appeal to a specific subgroup of internet users, and that group […]

Benchmark Search Conference 2018 | Let’s do AI – How Artificial Intelligence is Amplifying Human and Also Marketing Ingenuity – Today

 Artificial intelligence (AI) already touches some form of your life every day. From smarter web searches to e-commerce recommendations to voice assistants – AI is integrated into how you live, work, and communicate in the world. It’s the standard by which you evaluate your digital interactions with brands – expecting that every touchpoint will […]

The Sunday Talk – Benchmark Search Conference 2018

 Monday, 3rd of September. So the conference season has officially started. Between now and Christmas I’m gonna be attending a conference or a roundtable almost every single week. This week I am going to the Benchmark Search Conference in Manchester organised by Click Consult and I am super excited. How often do you see […]

Benchmark Search Conference 2017 | Why We Can’t Teach SEO

Although universities can facilitate learning, nobody can teach you anything – they can only inspire you to teach yourself. That means if you want to learn search engine optimization (SEO), you’ll have to take matters into your own hands. Slides: https://www.slideshare.net/clickconsult/why-we-cant-teach-seo Who is David Edmundson-Bird David Edmundson-Bird is Principal Lecturer in Digital Marketing & Enterprise at […]

Benchmark Search Conference 2017 | Measuring Complex Customer Journeys

Why is Data Driven Attribution so important for eCommerce? Nowadays shopping is a complex, non-linear event for consumers that happens at odd hours across multiple devices and channels – both in apps and on websites. Brands and retailers are struggling to measure the path to purchase because it can be difficult to follow consumers’ touchpoints […]

Benchmark Search Conference 2017 | Data and creativity in paid search

Nowadays there is so much room for creativity in PPC search. Not just that but creativity is often the key difference between success and failure of a campaign. A fun, innovative and well executed PPC campaign can work wonders for your business. Slides: https://www.slideshare.net/clickconsult/data-and-creativity-in-paid-search Who is Dave Karellen? Dave Karellen has been with Click Consult since […]

Benchmark Search Conference 2017 | The power of storytelling

Today, storytelling may seem like an old-fashioned tool – and it probably is. But this is exactly what makes it so powerful. Life happens in the narratives we tell one another. A story can go where quantitative analysis is denied admission: our hearts. Slides: https://www.slideshare.net/basvandenbeld/the-power-of-storytelling-and-how-to-create-a-compelling-story Who is Bas van den Beld? Bas van den Beld […]

Benchmark Search Conference 2017 | Time to migrate to HTTPS

Migrating from HTTP to HTTPS There are so many reasons to move to HTTPS and apart from the slight ranking boost, Google made it very clear that they really want us to protect our site and our users. 1. Data sent using HTTPS is secured via Transport Layer Security protocol (TLS), which provides three key […]