Best Use of Search – Retail

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Authoritas & PriceMinister.com - Automating Insights at Scale from The Web Graph for Success In eCommerce

BlueGlass & Bloom & Wild - Easter Egg Hunt

Branded3 & WatchShop.com

Discount Supplements & Receptional - Putting Muscle into Mobile

Elephate & Oponeo.co.uk - SEO Visibility Increased by 668%

Greenlight & ghd - #GHDPINK for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Greenlight & Superdry - Jackets by Superdry

MediaCom Worldwide & Bose - From Google to Amazon: Bose Reseller Search Strategy

Polemic Digital & Discount Flooring Depot - SEO Success from Floor to Ceiling

Verve Search & Lenstore - Crystal Clear Advantages

 

Best use of Search – Finance

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Blue Array & Simply Business - Driving Organic Traffic via Serendipitous Search

Branded3 & Provident - Unbroken Britain

Croud & Hiscox - Going for gold

Liberis & Receptional - Funding the Future of UK Small Business

Manning Gottlieb OMD & FCA - Saying Bye Bye to the PPI

Manning Gottlieb OMD & Royal Mint Bullion - Going Live with Gold!

MEC & Nationwide - Helping First Time Buyers Feel at Home

MoneySuperMarket.com - Insuring the Life of SEO

Reddico & Direct Line - Life Insurance

Verve Search & GoCompare - Director's Cut 

 

Best use of Search - Travel / Leisure

Banc & Cruise 1st - Search Campaign

BlueGlass & Expedia - Driving SEO Forward

BlueGlass & Expedia - Mythical Creatures

Builtvisible & Staysure - Travelling with Mental Illness

Caliber & Saga Holidays - Rejuvenating a Brand with Timeless Digital Solutions

Digitaloft & Citybase Apartments - Bringing Back an Industry Leader from A Penguin Penalty

Found & Hand Picked Hotels - Accommodating content

Performics

Stickyeyes - Taking the Ultimate American Road Trip with Hertz

Verve Search & Expedia Norway - Virtual Flam

 

Best use of Search – Gaming

Blueclaw & Free Super Tips - Growing the UKs Leading Super-Affiliate to 3.7 Million Monthly Visitors

BWIN Party Casino - Maximising PPC Performance with Jellyfish

Coral - SEO Campaign by Jellyfish

Latitude & Bookies.com - Grand National Betting Guide

TMI & Coral - Boxing Clever: The Rise of Combat Sports

TMI & OJO - Raising A Young Casino

Verve Search & Unibet - eSports Champions

 

Best use of Search - Third Sector

Click Consult & Oxfam - Dressed by The Kids 2017

Crafted & The British Library - Crafting an SEO strategy for BIPC

Mindshare UK & Tommys - London Landmarks Half Marathon SEO Campaign 

MQ & Receptional - Helping 70,000 People Access Mental Health Research

Receptional & Concern Worldwide - Planning for Disaster

Reprise Media & St John Ambulance - Making Parents Lifesavers

Shelter - Retail Shop Donations

 

Best Use of Search - B2B (Business to Business)

Banc & Gazprom Energy

Barracuda Digital & Team Tactics - Trumping the Corporate Hospitality Competition

Crafted - The Workspace Advantage

Croud & Regus - Cutting Through to The Most Valuable Traffic

Found & Questback - Questing Back to Basics

Impression & Company Address - Growing a Business in a Competitive Marketplace

Liberis & Receptional - Funding the Future of UK Small Business

Loud Mouth Media & Kx - A Segmented Approach to Lead Generation

MediaCom North & Premier BusinessCare - The Power of Search

MediaVision & Instant Offices - Outstanding Growth in the Office Space Sector

Specialist & Thomson Reuters - Inside Finance & Risk Blog

 

Best Use of Search - B2C (Business to Consumer)

Click Consult & Chill Insurance - Insuring Irelands Future

Digitaloft & Citybase Apartments - Bringing Back an Industry Leader from a Penguin Penalty

Digitaloft & Missy Empire - A Technical SEO Success Story

Engage & British Ceramic Tile - Changing the Face of Consumer Tiles

Found & Randstad - Building Authority Through Content

Genie Goals & Amara - How to Execute an Outstanding Growth Strategy

Insurance2go & Epiphany - To Upgrade or Not to Upgrade? 

MEC & Irwin Mitchell - Managing Calls with The Expert Hand & The Human Touch

MediaVision & Hobbs - Outstanding Growth Through Integration

Verve Search & Lenstore - Crystal Clear Advantages

 

Best Local Campaign

agenda21 & Domestic & General - Location-Customised Ads

Croud & Regus - Optimising Google My Business Listings Across 3,000 Locations 

Croud & Regus - Targeting Mobile-First Entrepreneurs on Baidu

Found & Marshall - Driving More Local Leads for Marshall

MediaCom & Centrica - Local Heroes Go National

Merkle|Periscopix - Cleaning Up Local Search

Mindshare & Mazda UK - Thinking Local at Every Level: A Location Based Approach for Mazda Dealers

SearchStar & My Home Move - Becoming Local When You're Not Local

Signature & Receptional - Finding a Local Care Home Made Easy

TopLine Comms and Access Self Storage - Back to Basics: Making Local SEO Work for Access Self Storage

 

Best Low Budget Campaign

BlueGlass & Ensoul - Increasing Conversions by 709%

Digitaloft & Missy Empire - A Technical SEO Success Story

Evolved Digital - Fixing the Broken Toy Shop

Kosch Klink Performance & SunHelp International - Affiliate for Charity

Latitude & ConservatoryLand - Poisonous Plants Infographic

Mayalukas & the Yorkshire Party - General Election 2017: Speaking Up for Yorkshire

Mindshare UK & Tommys - London Landmarks Half Marathon SEO Campaign 

Reddico & Country Way

The CremMate from Funeralbooker

VeryDresses Blogger Event - Shop Direct SEO Campaign

 

Best Integrated Campaign

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Anicca Digital & Deichmann Shoes UK - Launches the Star Collection with Ellie Goulding

Blueclaw and Mobile Phones Direct - Eight Figures of Revenue from Integrated SEO PPC Content Marketing and CRO

Crafted & The British Library - Crafting an SEO Strategy for BIPC

Crafted - The Workspace Advantage

Discount Supplements & Receptional - Putting Muscle into Mobile

Epiphany & Furniture Choice - Growing a Business Purely Online

NatWest & Zenith - Full Funnel Mortgage Update

Red Hot Penny & PriceRightHome – Rising Through the Revenue Ranks

Sagittarius and KMSCP - Streetlights Mean 30 Local Campaign

The SEO Works - Brief Encounters: UnderU.com Make High Street Retailers Look Pants!

 

Most Innovative Campaign

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Crafted & Generator Hostels - A Crafted Approach to Combatting OTAs with PPC

Crafted - The Workspace Advantage

Genie Goals & Amara - How to Execute an Outstanding Growth Strategy

Genie Goals & Trendy Products - A Google Shopping Overhaul with Dramatic Results

Greenlight & Rajapack - A Data-Driven Approach to SEO & PPC

Manning Gottlieb OMD & Royal Mint Bullion - Going Live with Gold!

Nu Heat & Impression - Achieving Position 0

Reflect Digital & Find 50 Clubs - Innovation Through Gamification

The Media Image & Air Charter Service - Private Jets of World Leaders UK SEO Campaign

Vertical Leap Helps Sarah Ravens Sales to Bloom

 

Best PPC Campaign

Sponsored by

Crafted & Generator Hostels -  A Crafted Approach to Combatting OTAs with PPC

Crafted - The Workspace Advantage

GoCompare - Driving into 2017 - Embracing Search Intelligence 

Greenlight and Superdry - Jackets by Superdry

MediaCom Worldwide & Bose - From Google to Amazon: Bose Reseller Search Strategy

Merkle|Periscopix & B&Q - DIY (With Some Help from Google...)

Performics & Marin Software - More with less - Streamlining Car Hire with Europcar

Receptional & Bill Plant Driving School - Driving 257% More Conversions and a 161% Increase in Revenue

The Media Image & AVON North America - A Gateway to Savings

The SEO Works - PPC therapy: 3015% return for Weldricks Pharmacy

 

Best SEO Campaign

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Adido & Event Insurance Services - Sprinting Towards SEO Success

BlueGlass & Expedia - Driving SEO Forward

Bulldog Digital Media - Total Fishing Tackle SEO Campaign

Elephate & Oponeo.co.uk - SEO Visibility Increased By 668%

GoCompares Pet Project

MediaCom for Canesten - Are You Sitting Comfortably

Propellernet & Evans Cycles - Return to Gold Hill

Propellernet & Long Tall Sally - Made Tall

Stickyeyes and Solopress - Hitting the SEO Sweet Spot

Verve Search & Lenstore - Crystal Clear Advantages 

 

Best Use of Content Marketing

BlueGlass & Expedia - Mythical Creatures

Branded3 &Staveley Head - London Under the Microscope

Custard Online Marketing & Animal Friends Pet Insurance - Chocolate Poisoning Campaign

Digitaloft & Play Like Mum - Mums of the World

Dreams & Inside Online - How Dreams & Inside Online Owned Sleep

iProspect UK & John Lewis - Building Buzz for the Christmas Advert

Propellernet & Long Tall Sally - Made Tall

Screaming Frog & Which? Mortgage Advisers - Fictional Homes

The Media Image & Air Charter Service - Private Jets of World Leaders UK SEO Campaign

Verve Search & GoCompare - Director's Cut 

 

Best Use of PR in a Search Campaign

10 Yetis Digital & Web-Blinds.com - Homes, Postcodes and Property Prices 

Aira & On The Go Tours - The Wonders of the World According to Instagram

BlueGlass & Expedia - Mythical Creatures

Branded3 & money.co.uk - The Money Castle

MEC Manchester & Swinton Insurance - Britain's Most Dangerous Roads

MVF - Headlines and Hyperlinks Campaign for MoveHub

Propellernet & Evans Cycles - Return to Gold Hill

Propellernet & Long Tall Sally - #stylehasnorules

Ready10 - How Data and Creative PR Increased the Search Profile of Jackpot.com 

Verve Search & GoCompare - Director's Cut 

 

Best Use of Social Media in a Search Campaign

BlueGlass & Bloom & Wild - Easter Egg Hunt

Click Consult & Oxfam - Dressed by The Kids 2017

Found & Fender - Don't Fret About It!

Greenlight & ghd - #GHDPINK for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

MEC Manchester & GWR - #GWRAdventures

MediaCom for Canesten - Are You Sitting Comfortably

Red Hot Penny & Lipsy – Filling the Funnel with Paid Social

Red Hot Penny & Megabus – Sid Gets Social

Reprise Media & TGI Fridays - Driving Footfall Via Digital Media

SQ Digital & Compare Cover - #NationalWalkingMonth

 

Best Use of Data

Authoritas & PriceMinister.com - Automating Insights at Scale from the Web Graph for Market-Beating SEO Growth

Big Group Insight & Edwin - Improving ROI by Utilising Demographics Persona and Conversion Data

Crafted - The Workspace Advantage

Crafted & Generator Hostels -  A Crafted Approach to Combatting OTAs with PPC

Croud and Manfrotto - Turning Insights into Action

Hallam Internet & Garden4Less - Managing Bids on Google Shopping with Bespoke In-House Scripts

Manning Gottlieb OMD & FCA - Saying Bye Bye to the PPI

Manning Gottlieb OMD & Royal Mint Bullion - Going Live with Gold!

Red Hot Penny & Red7 – Stags, Hens and Offline Trends

Vertical Leap Helps Sarah Ravens Sales to Bloom

 

Best Software Innovation

Adthena - Competitive Intelligence for Search

Authoritas & PriceMinister - Web Graph 1, Venn Diagrams 0

Botify Keywords

ContentKing - No More SEO Surprises Through Real-Time SEO Auditing

LinkResearchTools

SafetyNet - Powered by Jellyfish

Searchmetrics Content Experience

SEMrush Sensor

STAT Search Analytics - Uncovering SERP Features for the Win 

Trisolute Software - Trisolute News Dashboard for Mobile and Desktop 

 

Best PPC Management Software Suite

DoubleClick Search

Kenshoo Search

Marin Software

Optmyzr - Comprehensive Search PPC Management Software Suite.

 

Best SEO Software Suite

Botify

OnCrawl - SEO Crawler & Log Analyzer

Pi Datametrics 

ScribbleLive

SEMrush SEO Suite

seobility - Online SEO Software

SEOmonitor.com - Meaningful SEO reports. Predictable performance.

STAT Search Analytics - Uncovering SERP Features for the Win 

 

Best Search Software Tool

Botify

ContentKing - No More SEO Surprises Through Real-Time SEO Auditing

DeepCrawl

LinkResearchTools

Marin Software

Panguin Tool by Barracuda Digital - Demystifying the Effect of Google Algorithm Updates on Traffic & Rankings

Productsup - Marketing Software for Managing and Optimizing Product Data Feeds

SEMrush Sensor

Swydo

Trisolute Software - Trisolute News Dashboard for Mobile and Desktop 

 

Best Small PPC Agency

Aira

Anicca Digital

Circus PPC 

Loud Mouth Media

Mabo Media

Platypus Digital

Receptional

Red Hot Penny

Rooster Marketing

 

Best Large PPC Agency

Brainlabs

Crafted

Epiphany - Driving Record Breaking PPC Results for Clients

Genie Goals

Impression

Merkle|Periscopix

Search Laboratory

SearchStar

The Media Image

 

Best Small SEO Agency

Aira

BlueGlass UK

Bulldog Digital Media 

Caliber - Smart Organic Marketing 

Evolved Digital

Kaizen

Polemic Digital

Red Hot Penny

Reddico 

Relevance 

 

Best Large SEO Agency

Branded3

Bring Digital

Click Consult

Crafted

Epiphany Redefining Best Practice SEO

Impression

Search Laboratory

SQ Digital

Verve Search

 

Best Small Integrated Search Agency

Curated Digital 

Further 

Marketing Signals - A Data Driven and Results Focused Agency

MediaVision

Passion Digital 

Receptional

Spike Digital

 

Best Large Integrated Search Agency

Click Consult

Climb Online

Croud

Found - Exceptional ROI through Search

Impression

Jellyfish

Return

ROAST

SQ Digital

Stickyeyes - The Adventure Continues 

 

Best In-House Team 

Amara SEO Team

GoCompare Search Team

MoneySuperMarket Digital Team

MVF

Waitrose Search Team

Worcester Bosch Digital Marketing Team

 

Young Search Professional of the Year

Andrew Campion, Outreach Specialist, Verve Search

Buzz Carter, Head of Outreach, Bulldog Digital Media

George Chadwick, Senior SEO Executive, Pure Optimsation

Hannah Thorpe, Director, White.net

Harry Dodd, SEO Account Manager, iThinkMedia

Jack Kuehl, PPC Executive, Space & Time Media

Maria Fernandez de Osso, Junior SEO Executive, ActiveWin

Megan Thomson, PPC Executive, Jet2.com

Shannon McGuirk - Head of PR & Content, Aira

Tom Etherington, Head of Search, Evolved Digital

 

UK Search Personality of the Year

The winner of this award will be announced on the evening of the event

25 APRIL
Awards Launch
22 SEPT
Extended Entry Deadline
19 OCT
Judging Session
20 OCT
Shortlist Announced
30 NOV
Awards Ceremony