Category: Martin Harrison

  • Startup Stories – Powr of You

    Startup Stories – Powr of You

    by Martin Harrison We caught up Shruti M Krishnan to discuss her plans to disrupt the £3bn market research industry with Startup Powr of You. In this month’s feature, I caught up Shruti M Krishnan to discuss her plans to disrupt the £3bn market research industry with Startup Powr of You. Here is Shruti’s story. Q) Can…

  • Startup stories – Girl Meets Dress

    Startup stories – Girl Meets Dress

    by Martin Harrison | 6 min read In this week’s feature, I interviewed Anna Bance of fashion rental Startup Girl Meets Dress. In this week’s feature, I interviewed Anna Bance of fashion rental Startup Girl Meets Dress. Q) Can you tell us the story of how you came up with the idea of Girl Meets…

  • Interview – Callum McKeefery of Reviews.co.uk on user generated content

    Interview – Callum McKeefery of Reviews.co.uk on user generated content

    by Martin Harrison I was lucky enough to interview Callum McKeefery of Reviews.co.uk to discuss user generated content, how to obtain it and most importantly, how to leverage it for SEO and conversion success. So-called SEO/PPC experts fail to grasp the full potential of reviews. Brands missing out on valuable user generated content. Don’t be…

  • Meet the copywriter – Sam Lawes

    Meet the copywriter – Sam Lawes

    by Martin Harrison This week we talk to Sam Lawes about his transition from 9-5 to freelance writer, and why copywriters are the ideal candidates for TV quiz shows. Q) Tell us a bit about yourself, how did you get into copywriting? A) After my undergraduate degree, like a great many other graduates, I wanted to spend…

  • Stop! Grammar Time

    Stop! Grammar Time

    by Martin Harrison | 3 min read For every cardinal grammar sin committed on the web, there’s a grouchy grammar bore out there waiting to pounce – and that’s exactly what we’re doing today with this list of top 10 grammar gripes. What would you add to the list? 1. Your versus you’reOne is very…

  • 10 ways to use social media to build your blog audience

    10 ways to use social media to build your blog audience

    by Martin Harrison | 5 min read In this post, I’m going to show you 10 easy ways that you can utilise various social media platforms in order to drive traffic to your blog and grow the size of your audience. Many bloggers make the mistake of believing that simply writing blog posts is enough…

  • Predatory Thinking, Dave Trott – BrightonSEO Roudup

    Predatory Thinking, Dave Trott – BrightonSEO Roudup

    by Martin Harrison Everyone must have some creativity, everyone says it but what does it actually mean? Form follows function. Start with reason why you should do something. The problem that needs solving – 90% of advertising not noticed or remembered. Predatory thinking helps you stand out against the crowd. The big problem is that you don’t understand the…

  • Agency name generator

    Agency name generator

    by Martin Harrison | 1 min readComing soon! Martin Harrison Works at Copify

  • Debunking the myths about ‘content mills’

    Debunking the myths about ‘content mills’

    by Martin Harrison | 9 min readContent mills polarise opinion. Some people love them, others, like the newly-formed Professional Copywriters’ Network, think that they’re exploitative and even immoral. I’m hopefully going to debunk some of the myths that surround them. I’ve worked in the copywriting industry for a little over 5 years now. I’ve been a staffer…

  • Ask an SEO – Paul Delaney on managing clients and their expectations

    Ask an SEO – Paul Delaney on managing clients and their expectations

    by Martin Harrison Paul Delaney, SEO Account Director at MEC Manchester on managing client expectations and resources. Managing expectations is a vital part of any SEO campaign, and a good account manager will be adept at doing this, by balancing realistic targets with the resource available to them. I caught up with Paul Delaney, SEO Account…