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Core Web Vitals

10th September 2021

Google have added the core web vitals into its algorithms. Our friends at Pedalo explain how you can maximise your core web vitals in the most simple and effective ways.

SEO Highlights in August

07th September 2021

Has everyone been enjoying the summer holidays? Whilst we might have taken time off to relax over the past few weeks, SEO has continued to be hard at work.

SEO Highlights in July

30th July 2021

After a month of updates July wasn’t much quieter, with updates to search continuing to rollout. Google also released more details around their roadmap and plans for MUM, so all in all a month of exciting news for SEO!

SEO Highlights in May

09th June 2021

Google have announced a broad core update and their plans for a new language model, called MUM. Get the latest SEO news from May 2021.

Paid Media Highlights in July

29th July 2021

From Google announcing a new 3 strike policy for ad policy violations to LinkedIn updates, there’s been a lot of change in the paid media sphere in July.

Paid Media Highlights in April

21st May 2021

Want to find out the latest news in the world of paid media? Grab a cuppa and let us bring you up-to-date on some of the key highlights across paid search and paid social during April 2021.

Data Drives Digital Media Success

11th May 2021

Unsure how to best utilise your data? Not sure how to structure your digital campaigns? Look no further. We’ve detailed below our comprehensive guide to constructing a plan for analysing and utilising data from your digital media campaigns.

SEO Highlights in April

11th May 2021

April was a good month for SEO. With deadlines extended and the 2020 Spam Report published, there’s been a lot of information to digest.

Brighton SEO

15th April 2021

Once again the SEO Team took to their laptops for 2 days attending the different talks available at Brighton SEO last month. There was a great range of talks to choose from, all delivered by expert talkers, opening up topics for debate and enabling SEOs from across the globe to hone their skills.

Goodbye To Broad Match Modifiers

04th March 2021

Google’s Retirement of Broad Match Modifiers: Paid Media Team’s Reactions   On 4 February 2021, Google announced that broad match modifiers, a keyword match type available to advertisers in Google…

SEO News Round Up: January 2021

05th February 2021

What happened in the world of SEO in January? With competition between search engines growing, new ranking factors being introduced and new tools becoming available, 2021 is going to be…

Page Experience Update

12th June 2020

As we said in last month’s Round Up, May was a busy month for SEO! We started the month with a Core Update and finished it with Google revealing the…

The Drum Awards Winners 2020

14th May 2020

We won at the 2020 The Drum Digital Advertising Awards! There’s no disputing we are in the strangest of times right now, but we received an email in April that…

Say Goodbye To Accelerated Delivery

21st August 2019

The End Of Accelerated Delivery Google have just announced that both search ads and shopping ads will shortly no longer be able to use the accelerated delivery campaign option. This…

Five Great Talks At Search Leeds

28th June 2019

Search Leeds Conference 2019 This year’s Search Leeds conference didn’t disappoint. All the talks I went to were great, and reflected the continuing journey of SEO from being an opaque…

Google Ad Grant Timeline

29th October 2018

With Google constantly making changes and updates to their Ad Grant’s programme, we’ve created a timeline to highlight all of the major events and updates – including the introduction of the…

SEM Cup 2018

24th August 2018

SEM FIFA World Cup Tournament 2018 In June and July, the world was taken over with World Cup fever, but here in the Uprise Up office we were overcome with…

Common Website Migration Mistakes

17th May 2018

Website Migration Pitfalls In SEO, a website migration is not an easy, straight-forward task. Mistakes are easy to make, and the repercussions of those mistakes can sometimes go undetected for…

Quality Score 101

12th April 2018

Understanding Quality Score   When managing any PPC campaigns, Quality Score should be at the forefront of your mind. Not only because it has a huge influence in how well…

Why Google Shopping Campaigns Are Fantastic!

21st February 2018

The Benefits of Google Shopping Campaigns   Google Shopping Campaigns are fantastic! In the two years since we’ve started using them we’ve seen their performance continue to improve tenfold, to the point…

What is SEO & How Does it Work?

23rd January 2018

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) is often a term thrown around by businesses, but from my experience, most people don’t understand the full scope of what is covered by SEO. All…

GDPR: An Expert’s View

16th January 2018

Getting Prepared for GDPR   The first thing to bear in mind when hearing the letters G.D.P.R is not to panic.  It’s correct that the GDPR (the General Data Protection…

The Vlog Blog

09th August 2017

The one about the vlogs… Exciting news here at Uprise Up – we’ve added vlogging to our long list of activities! In May we filmed the talks from our most…

Important Update For Ad Grant Accounts

24th January 2017

Ad Grants Accounts Must Enrol for the Google for Nonprofits programme Today we received emails for all our Ad Grants accounts informing us that Google have updated their eligibility guidelines….

Charities Embrace Digital

24th January 2017

Embracing Digital   At the beginning of a new year we often find ourselves both looking back over the past 12 months and making predictions for the year ahead and…

New Year, New Features

20th January 2017

A Christmas Gift from Google   Just after the turn of the year Google has granted us in the PPC game three very-late Christmas presents, presumably because we were all…

Responsive Display Ads

18th January 2017

What Are Responsive Ads? Google started rolling out Responsive Ads for their AdWords Display campaigns late last year at around the same time they introduced new Expanded Ads for Search…

Bouncing Back After the Christmas Slump

12th January 2017

Maintaining Performance Over Christmas   The run up to Christmas can be a busy one for people; they have bigger priorities and responsibilities in terms of buying presents, decorating, and…

New Year’s Resolutions…

12th December 2016

Capitalising on New Year, New Me   We might be munching on mince pies, searching for secret Santa presents and listening to Mariah Carey (who else), but at Uprise Up…

A tour around the Google zoo…

16th September 2016

Google’s Algorithm Updates   To a lot of people – myself included prior to this job – Google is some sort of magic box for every possible query and search…

BrightonSEO – Our Top 9 Takeaways

13th September 2016

Brighton SEO Highlights – September 16   Last Friday saw the 13th Brighton SEO conference take place. Having outgrown the Brighton Dome, this year and having ‘come a long way…

Google Suspend Grantspro Applications

06th September 2016

No New Grantspro Applications   As of the end of last week, it appears that Google are currently not accepting new Grantspro applications. It’s very frustrating that Google do not…

Expanded Text Ads Rollout begins

11th August 2016

Expanded Ads Update   Some big news recently from Google. They have announced the release of 3 new features which had been mentioned in the May 2016 Google Summit – I…

Google Summit 2016

26th May 2016

GOOGLE SUMMIT   Tuesday 24th May was Google’s big AdWords summit of 2016. This covers all the new AdWords developments that they have coming up over the next 12 months…

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