The SEO Social

The SEO Social
Event on 2017-06-27 18:30:00
Hey Search People, welcome back to The SEO Social!  We have another great arrangement of talks at our lovely venue on London's Southbank. Come along to learn some excellent SEO takeaways and network with you peers over drinks and pizza 🙂 Featuring: Kisty Hulse – Many Minds  Omi Sido – Canon Europe Hasan Deniz – WhatHouse? Philip Gamble – FOUND ——————————————————————————————————————— TICKET ONLY EVENT To attend our events, we require you to buy an advanced ticket – Please make sure you purchase a ticket to secure your place! Price includes entry to the event, free drinks (Beers, Wines, Soft Drinks) and Pizza. Important lease note – tickets are NON-REFUNDABLE, please do not purchase a ticket if you are unable to come as we have limited seating and have to purchase the correct amount of food and drink. ——————————————————————————————————————— THE SEO SOCIAL We are revolutionising the way SEO and Paid-Search professionals network here in the UK. Through a mix of conferences and workshops, we will be meeting with some of the most experienced SEO leaders in the industry on a monthly basis, to explore the strategies, techniques and tactics they use to propel their client’s websites up to the top of search-engines and to ensure return on their client's investments. Each event will explore different themes and perspectives, helping to improve our collective knowledge of the industry through interesting topics and engaging debate. ——————————————————————————————————————— THE EVENT Tuesday 27th June 2017 @ Club Workspace Southbank Welcome to The SEO Social! We're back to it, with another great set of speakers. Come along and join the discussion, with Kirsty Hulse of Manyminds, Omi Sido of Canon Europe, and Hasan Deniz of WhatHouse?.  Talk details will follow shortly, but this is bound to be an excellent event with tons of awesome content to disseminate within your own team, and intimate enough that you can discuss the themes directly with the speakers in our panel discussion. With space for up to 70, tickets are going to go quickly for this one! We would like to invite you straight from work for 6.30pm, to unwind with your peers over some drinks and pizza at Club Workspace's base on Southbank (near the OXO Tower). We will be networking from 6.30pm and guest talks will begin around 7.00pm. You’re in for some excellent case studies and thought-provoking insights, so please book now to avoid disappointment. Hiring managers are welcome and if you are interested in hosting or sponsoring an event (and would like to get a taste of what we do), please get in touch with Myles McMorrow and we can hold you a ticket! Tweet the event @TheSEOSocial and let’s get the ball rolling! We look forward to seeing you soon!!! ——————————————————————————————————————— AGENDA 6.30pm – 7pm – Doors Open – Networking, Drinks + Pizza 7pm – 7.10pm – Taking seats 7.10pm SHARP – 9.30pm – Guest Speaker’s presentations & Q&A (with Interval) 9.30-10.00pm – Final networking & Drinks Doors close @ 10pm (everyone goes home) ——————————————————————————————————————— TALKS AND DISCUSSIONS Kisty Hulse – Founder of Many Minds  Kirsty is the Founder and Managing Director of Manyminds; the digital agency made up of independent freelance resource. With a decade’s dedication to digital marketing, Kirsty has a wide range of experience developing integrated search strategies, that tap into consumer behaviour and drive conversion. As the founder of Manyminds, she helps brands access some of the best digital talent in the world. Hasan Deniz, Head of SEO @ Whathouse? Digital! Hasan is a "hands-on" Seo professional with over 15 years in the industry. From owning and running his own agency in Turkey, Hasan came to London and built on his agency expereince, before moving in-house at Whathouse?(That's a tongue twister!) In his spare time, Hasan keeps up to date on the SEO trends and market needs and is a bit of a sci-fi addict! Omi Sido – Senior Technical SEO @ Canon Europe Omi Sido is an SEO and Web Development professional with 6 years of experience in both web and traditional advertising, promotions, events, and campaigns. He has worked on integrated campaigns for major clients such as Vectone Mobile, Delight Mobile, The Global Real Estate Institute and Daily Mail. Currently, Omi Sido is a Senior Technical SEO at Canon Europe.  As an SEO professional Omi Sido breaks down his essential role as search engine optimizer into three essential parts:  To deliver the most useful content for any user performing a particular search, analysing and segmenting intent to buy vs. general information gathering; Having the most visibility for a client’s content via hyperlinks and mentions from relevant external web pages; Analysing long-term user behaviour signals, such as attracting the most clicks on a search result and continuously reducing bounce rates. Philip Gamble – Technical SEO Manager @ FOUND Philip is responsible for overseeing technical aspects of SEO strategy on websites of all sizes from small start-ups to international enterprise clients.  Never happier than when deriving insights from data to drive performance, during his 5 years at Found he has worked on high profile clients such as AIG, Randstad and GLH and undertaken numerous site migrations.

at Lafone House
The Leathermarket Weston Street
The Borough, United Kingdom

Digital Marketing Professional Program in association with Google, Hyderabad

Digital Marketing Professional Program in association with Google, Hyderabad
Event on 2017-07-02 14:30:00
Manipal ProLearn is conducting Digital Marketing Professional Program to educate students in the areas of Digital Marketing.3-month course spanning 80 hours of learning engagement (40 hrs classroom training, 20 hrs e-learning & 20 hrs project).Prepare for Digital Marketing Professional Program NoW!

Benefits of Digital Marketing Professional Program:
Joint certification by Manipal ProLearn and Google India.
Face-to-face interactive sessions with expert faculty trained by Google.
Hands-on learning through Live Projects.
Find opportunities as Digital Marketing Manager in different industries.
For professionals with experience, the salaries can vary between 5-20lac INR per annum.

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:
Implement online campaigns for business
Develop a multichannel strategy that delivers on your marketing objectives
Create online brand building initiatives that work
Integrate new digital marketing techniques
Apply relevant tools and concepts to measure online marketing plan
Analyse the way in which the Internet has changed the marketing mix elements and how organisations employ them creatively in the digital environment
Gain a fresh perspective on online marketing in a global scenario
Drive change and foster innovation within your organisation

Who Should Attend:
Students with a management or engineering background
Individuals / beginners seeking career opportunities in the marketing domain
Professionals who want to shift to digital marketing or those who are beginners in the field of digital marketing
Marketing professionals who use digital marketing to meet their objectives
Web marketers who want to enhance their professional prospects in the marketing domain
Entrepreneurs or affiliate marketers who want to use digital media to improve their business performance
Professionals in marketing/ publishing/ e-business/advertising
Professionals who seek to improve the performance of their digital marketing campaigns

For more information:
Manipal Prolearn

at Hyderabad

Hyderābād, India

The Simple Digital Marketing Series – 6 Workshops

The Simple Digital Marketing Series – 6 Workshops
Event on 2016-05-03 10:00:00
The Simple Digital Marketing Series are 6 highly affordable workshops that get straight to the nub of digital marketing for small businesses and charities. No hype, no unnecessary jargon, just clear explanations of how something works and whether it’s relevant for your business or not, saving you and your business a lot of wasted time and budget in the long-run.  The workshops are centred around the most talked about yet misunderstood core fundamentals of digital marketing – Social Media, SEO, Content Marketing, Paid digital advertising (PPC/Adwords), and campaign (project management) delivery. Each workshop outlines: how each activity works, demystifying the jargon that surrounds it how they integrate with each other to amplify the end results – integrated marketing how mobile devices have changed the approach all grounded with practical methods to build your own strategy packed with useful stats and applications to use.  The workshops are fast-paced, fun and interactive using a combination of lecture-based learning and hands-on practical activities. The technology will be used but the focus is on simplifying actions and not getting caught up in the mechanics. By the end of the 6 week training workshops each attendee will have the outline of a comprehensive digital and social media marketing strategy with timed plan approach to implement on your own terms, or with a team.  Course price = ÂŁ80 p/person per workshop  10% discount on each workshop if you book all 6 workshops = ÂŁ432 (usually ÂŁ480)* Or 10% discount if 2 or more people from the same company attend the workshop.* Please contact Kathryn directly to arrange these.  (* Please note, the two offers can not be combined.) All attendees will receive a copy of the material.  Course Details 1. Friday 22nd April – Simplifying Social Media Marketing: The truth behind the hype and understanding how    SM integrates across your business, benefiting your business.  Beyond Best Practice Social Media – Learn what will work for you Current Stats and Trends How Social and SEO converge Memes, Virals and Hashtags – Know their place 2. Friday 29th April – SEO made Simple: Best Practice and SEO step by step checklist Best Practice SEO checklist – to put into practice immediately Understand what lurks beneath that's working for or against your sites search rank Common Small business obstacles How SEO integrates across the whole of digital marketing 3. Friday 6th May – Content Marketing: Part 1: Why and how it benefits your business Business Benefits of Content Marketing The difference between Paid, Owned and Earnt media  Finding your medium – Blogging, Vlogging, writing SEO, Content and Social Media convergence – the power team 4. Friday 13th May – Content Strategy: Part 2: Create your own Content Marketing Strategy Fast-paced ideation workshop Team and Time management delivery  Building in metrics  Create your own Calender 5. Friday 20th May – PPC and Digital Advertising PPC/ Adwords – How it works Paid Social – LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter Banner and affiliate advertising  6. Friday 27th May – Smart Project Management & Delivery: Structural tactics to manage your own strategy, team, and put it into action.  Putting it altogether – Strategic Checklist Proven time management techniques Agile Vs Waterfall project management Managing your team effectively – virtual suppliers or in-house Course Times:  Doors open 9.30am Course Starts 10am Finish 1.30pm.  Who's it for:  Small business owners. Professionals in planning, design, strategy and implementation within marketing, mobile, website design, mobile applications, PR, and Advertising.  About the Trainer Kathryn McMann has 14 years’ experience in marketing, digital and communications. She has been a lecturer at Kings College London, and created and delivered greatly sought after digital marketing strategy and social media courses through University College London (UCL) which The Simple Digital Marketing Series are based on (and the UCL courses are still based on). Kathryn has worked with a huge cross range of industries from fitness and nutrition, to finance and pensions. With companies of all sizes to individuals from all walks of life. Clients have included Barclaycard, The British Library, UAL, Royal College of Nursing and The British Council. Location All course are held at Glasshouse N16. An inspirational and green space full of light, art and plants for practical thinking and engagement.  FAQs   What can/can't I bring to the event? Please bring your tablets and smart phones with you to use in the workshops. You can bring your laptop to take notes but we won't be using them for the work.   Where can I contact the organizer with any questions? Please email with any questions you may have. Do leave your number and the best time to call if you would prefer a call back.  Is my ticket transferrable? Yes, as long as you let Kathryn McMann know in advance, minimum 24 hours. You can pass your place on to a colleague or friend. Please email to update the details.  Can I update my registration information? Yes. Any problems, please email Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? No.   What is the refund policy? You can receive a refund if you let Kathryn McMann Consultancy know you wish to cancel within 72 hours (3 days) in advance of the course, or unless you have an exceptional reason. Please email if you wish to cancel.  The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay? It depends if both people are from the same company and can prove it. Please refer to question above – 'Is my ticket transferable?'. 

at The Greenhouse
49 Green Lanes
Stoke Newington, United Kingdom

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Business Basics 2: Marketing & Sales Strategies

Business Basics 2: Marketing & Sales Strategies
Event on 2015-08-27 18:00:00
This is workshop 2 out of 4 Business Basics series designed to give you a solid foundation with regards to starting your own business.  These 4 sessions are the fundamentals of most businesses and presented by BACD's advisors. Without a marketing & sales plan, there is not going to be the revenues you need to start or grow your business. In Marketing and Sales Strategy you will learn: What is involved in creating a marketing plan for your business What to include and consider for your marketing plan The value of branding and your value proposition Your offline and online marketing strategy How to develop your sales process and plan Nuturing leads and turning them into customers FAQs  Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?  No you do not need to bring a ticket with you What can/can't I bring to the event? You don't need to bring anything but your questions and a notebook if needed. Coffee/Tea & Water will be provided. Is there Parking? Yes there is plenty of free parking. For more information, call us at (905) 668-4949 or email  

at Business Advisory Centre Durham
3000 Garden St.
Whitby, Canada

Princeton Review College Rankings 2016: Vanderbilt Students Ranked Happiest

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Ranking The Best Seasons by a Backup Quarterback in Modern NFL History
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