Laura Crimmons

  • Search London celebrates sixth birthday

    This month sees the sixth birthday of Meetup group Search London, so we caught up with organiser and State of Digital Editor Jo Turnbull to find out more about the event. How long has Search London been going? I have been running Search London since October 2010. I had the first official Search London meetup in January 2011. Time has flown by.

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  • Spotlight on Awards Ceremonies – From the organisers

    There’s a plethora of awards out there for us as digital marketers to enter as Sam has handily rounded up here, but I thought I’d delve a bit deeper to talk to some of the organisers and judges to see how they work and what makes a winning entry for them. This post is the first in a two-part series firstly talking to some of the organisers about the reasons they started the a ...

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  • Interview with Craig Rayner, COO UnGagged

    Estimated reading time: 3 minutes, 55 seconds The next UnGagged event takes place in London in June this year, so we thought we’d catch up with COO Craig ahead of this to find out a bit more about the conference. How long has UnGagged been going? The idea of UnGagged was hatched in 2013. It was at this point we realised we were rather disillusioned with the Digital / Search conference scene.

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  • What to expect from Conversion World 2016

    Estimated reading time: 5 minutes, 19 seconds The annual Conversion World conference is now just two weeks away, so we spoke to some of the event’s top speakers to get a sneak peek at some of the top tips you can expect from their presentations. And don’t forget State of Digital readers can still get 40% off tickets until 12 April by using the code CWstateofdigital.

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  • Interview with Manuel da Costa, Founder of Conversion World

    Estimated reading time: 2 minutes, 53 seconds Ahead of this year’s Conversion World taking place on the 19th and 20th April , Laura Crimmons interviews the event’s founder Manuel da Costa to find out more about the online conference. Why should people attend Conversion World? “Conversion World is a one of it’s kind online conference aimed at conversion optimisation, user ex ...

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  • How are brands using VR?

    It’s been widely hailed as one of the top trends for 2016, but just what does the realm of virtual reality mean for brands and how should they be harnessing it? YouTube first introduced 360 videos back in March last year which was then followed by Facebook in September last year. These both allow users to view 360 videos on the apps and certain web browsers without the use of a VR headset.

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