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Episode #3: Kelvin Newman, founder of BrightonSEO

Anyone who’s anyone in digital marketing will either speak at or attend the UK’s biggest SEO event in Brighton. The twice-yearly BrightonSEO was founded by our guest in this episode, Kelvin Newman.

Call on me podcast | Length: 21 mins



In this episode:

BrightonSEO has grown from a couple of mates drinking pints above a pub chatting SEO, to a mammoth 3500 delegate twice-yearly event. In this episode, the event’s founder, Kelvin Newman, discusses its meteoric success and considers why digital marketers have embraced it. He also mulls over hover boards and why we might all benefit from just getting back to basics.

 Episode highlights: 

  • Remembering the nuts and bolts with digital marketing is key. The fundamentals haven’t changed so much in the past decade.
  • Discover some of the skills we might need to keep ahead of the game (think competing with Amazon and YouTube) in the years to come. 
  • What SEO and other forms of digital marketing will look like in 2020.

About the speaker 

Kelvin Newman is the Founder of Rough Agenda, a company that arranges specialist digital marketing events including BrightonSEO.

In 2014 Kelvin was voted by econsultancy as the most influential individual in digital and in 2013 won the Search Personality award at the UK Search Awards.

He is also Co-founder of clockworkTalent with Natasha Woodford, a specialist recruitment consultancy that genuinely understands digital marketing.


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