SilverDisc Blogs

We’re experts in digital marketing and web development, and we want to pass that expertise on to you. Read our blog posts below to discover our latest marketing tips, industry news, SilverDisc company news, and more.

Blogs

blog
Nicola Gets Married!
The preparations seem to have been going on since she joined us three years ago, but today is a big day on the SilverDisc social scene as Nicola, our Head of Paid Search Marketing, gets married! Miss. Brack becomes Mrs. Richards. Loads of congratulation to Nicola and Sam, her lucky new husband. Here's to the bride and groom!
By:
Alan Perkins
On2nd August 2008
Posted In:
SilverDisc News
blog
A big day here at SilverDisc. We have launched our new Web site at www.silverdisc.co.uk . While this is very much a version 1.0 release, we're very proud of it nonetheless. For too long our own Web site has been a bit of a "busman's holiday".
By:
Alan Perkins
On7th July 2008
Posted In:
SilverDisc News
blog
The Google Adwords trademark policy is aimed at balancing the interests of trademark holders, advertisers and internet users. Does it always do this, or can it sometimes provide a method for trademark holders to restrict competition and potentially cause harm to advertisers, internet users and Google itself? That's the billion dollar question.
By:
Alan Perkins
On14th May 2008
Posted In:
PPC | Google AdWords | Microsoft Bing | Yahoo! | Google | Search Engines
blog
SilverDisc is 15 years old today! SilverDisc was established on March 10, 1993 by three people (Alan Perkins, Allan Todd and Eric Barfield) who had met while working on interactive CD applications at Philips in Surrey. That is why the company is called SilverDisc – because its first products and services were delivered on CD, a “silver disc”.
By:
Alan Perkins
On10th March 2008
Posted In:
SilverDisc News
blog
Matt Cutts has stirred up a little hornets' nest with his "What should NOINDEX do?" post. Matt reckons the topic will be colossally boring to some people - but not to me. For some reason I find Robots standards fascinating. Yep, I know I'm weird.
By:
Alan Perkins
On29th February 2008
Posted In:
SEO | Google | Search Engines | Technical Architecture | Crawling and Indexing | Robots.txt
blog
SilverDisc Gives Zach's Helping Hand a Helping Hand
Charity Christmas cards are commendable, but still a large part of the cost of buying and posting charity cards does not end up with the charity itself. So this year, SilverDisc has chosen to donate its entire Christmas card budget of £250 to local charity Zach's Helping Hand, and instead send an electronic Christmas card. Zach's Helping Hand is used by families with children near to the end of life to receive palliative care within the love of their own homes.
By:
Alan Perkins
On7th December 2007
Posted In:
SilverDisc News
blog
I'm happy to report that SilverDisc won the bidding for Nick Park's Austin A35 van on eBay on Saturday, with all proceeds being donated to the Wallace and Gromit's Children’s Foundation.
By:
Alan Perkins
On29th October 2007
Posted In:
SilverDisc News
blog
The question is whether Google should completely drop a NOINDEX’ed page from our search results vs. show a reference to the page, or something in between?
By:
Alan Perkins
On19th October 2007
Posted In:
SEO | Google | Technical Architecture | Crawling and Indexing | Robots.txt
blog
OK, sorry for the slightly misleading headline (although if you read on you'll find it's not that misleading). No apologies, though, for giving my opinion on what is now old news, which is that Google has dropped Best Practice Funding for agencies from 2009 onwards.
By:
Alan Perkins
On9th October 2007
Posted In:
PPC | Google AdWords | Google

Why Choose SilverDisc

Track Record Of Success

Continuously getting it right for our clients is of paramount importance and we have some great testimonies to this.

Credibility

Being Google Premier Partners and Bing Select Partners gives you the assurance that we’re fully trained, that we have demonstrated exceptional account management across a range of client spends and industries, and that our track record will continue.

Thought Leaders

We see where digital marketing is heading and position our clients to meet it. For example, we are so far ahead of the SEO game that we helped Google to write their webmaster guidelines, so you can enjoy SEO success without fear of being penalised.

Ethical & Honest

We have your best interests at heart and we give it to you straight, even if that’s painful to you or us. For example, we won’t spend your money marketing a website when it’s plain to us that the money would be wasted. We look for a win-win-win …

Focused

We listen to your individual needs, identify targets and work relentlessly towards meeting them, concentrating on what’s effective.

Driven

We exist to unlock the value of technology for business, and we love what we do. We have 25 straight years in digital marketing.

Friendly, Open and Giving

These words are at the core of our values. We build strong partnerships and go out of our way to help solve problems for clients, suppliers and the wider world.

Let's Get Started

Please fill in the form below or give us a call on 01536 316100

Follow SilverDisc