Latest data, news and tips from our search marketing team.

Understanding Page Speed Insights Metrics

Page Speed has always been an important part of how a website performs in the Search Engines and how usable customers perceive a website to be. It can also be a deciding factor on whether or not a user will convert or make a purchase on a website. We’ve all been guilty at one point…

Date posted: 02/06/2021

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7 drawbacks of pre-built website themes

When you set out to create a website, it can be very tempting to use a pre-built, off-the-shelf, website theme. However, the disadvantages of pre-built website themes often don’t become clear until later on. From the offset, pre-built themes are tempting as a much easier and cheaper option, and they can look very appealing in…

Date posted: 13/05/2021

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Sheffield’s Top Digital Marketing Agency

The SEO Works have been named as the top Digital Marketing Agency in Sheffield by Prolific North for three years running. Prolific North conduct an annual review of the 50 best agencies in the North, and in 2019, 2020 and 2021 we have been the only Digital Marketing Agency Sheffield-based to make the grade. “Sheffield’s The…

Date posted: 29/03/2021

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Inspirational Women in Digital

Feeling inspired, and feeling represented, is really important. We spoke to some of our team about which women they look to in our industry for inspiration, and why. Here’s what they came up with… Areej AbuAli Areej is an SEO Consultant and the founder of Women in Tech SEO. Twitter – @areej_abuali “She is one…

Date posted: 09/03/2021

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National Apprenticeship Week 2021

In recognition of National Apprenticeship Week 2021 (8th – 14th February), we’ve been talking to our apprentices – past and present! We have an established apprenticeship program here at The SEO Works, and have seen countless ambitious individuals thrive on the course and go on to successful digital careers. The combination of training, on the…

Date posted: 12/02/2021

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2021 In Digital

If 2020 has taught us anything, it’s that you never know what’s around the corner. As the COVID-19 pandemic swept the globe, the world leapt to react and pivot – often more than once. We enter 2021 in another lockdown, but this time with the hope of a vaccine. Yes, no one saw it coming….

Date posted: 15/01/2021

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Best Low Budget PPC Campaign at The UK Search Awards

With the arrival of November came the UK’s biggest night in the Search Marketing Industry – The UK Search Awards. Being finalists for four awards, the pressure was certainly on and the competition was fierce. Although we were already pleased to be finalists at such a prestigious event, our team were overjoyed when we were…

Date posted: 01/12/2020

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How to find a good Google Ads agency

In today’s world of fast-paced digital marketing, hiring a Google Ads agency can be a little tricky. So many digital marketing agencies offer PPC management these days that it can be difficult to find the ones that can deliver results worth investing in. Some web design agencies even offer PPC as an afterthought along with…

Date posted: 17/11/2020

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Winners of SEO Agency of the Year, and shortlisted for NINE awards

We’ve received some great news this month, winning two awards for SEO Agency of the Year! We won SEO Agency of the Year at the UK Digital Growth Awards, a national ceremony that celebrates companies who can demonstrate digital growth for clients, with tangible results. The judges said: “Demonstrates a strong track record in delivering…

Date posted: 20/10/2020

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