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Brant McNaughton: Surviving three recessions and finding your agency niche

Nick Ellison sat down with Brant McNaughton of ecce, a development agency based in Kent as part of his new podcast, Exploring Digital. If you prefer audio, you can listen to the podcast in full here. Nick Ellison: Brant, do you want to just kick...

Deepak Shukla: Why picking up the phone is key to agency success in 2022

In this episode of Exploring Digital, I sit down with Deepak Shukla of The Pearl Lemon Group. Pearl Lemon are an award-winning and highly accredited UK based SEO agency. Deepak is a self-proclaimed sales entrepreneur, investor and business owner.  In this episode, we cover:The evolution...

Alistair Dent: Technology doesn’t solve problems, your team and strategy does

Alistair started off as an Analyst for Deloitte Consulting, then worked his way up to Director of Paid Media at Periscopix, an online advertising campaign agency (PPC, SEO, Paid Social, etc). Since then, Alistair has worked at iProspect, Mismico, and iCrossing. In this episode of...

Gerry Sweeney: How SaaS is killing traditional I.T.

In this episode of Exploring Digital, Nick chats to Gerry Sweeney, founder, CEO and CTO of Hornbill, a cloud-based software platform, upon which they create workflow applications for IT, HR, Customer Service, and Team Collaboration.  Covered in the podcast: How SaaS is killing traditional I.T. What...

Stephen Kenwright: The secret to Rise at Seven’s rapid growth

Stephen Kenwright is the CCO and co-founder of Rise at Seven, one of the fastest-growing search and content agencies in the UK.  In this episode of Exploring Digital with Nick Ellison, Stephen describes the incredible growth of Rise at Seven, which saw it land Pretty...

Web3 and Web development trends to watch 2022

INTRO  Technology, of course, is about science and engineering. But it’s also about fashion. Trends ebb and flow, adoption rates boom and decline, download numbers rise and fall. And promising innovations are adopted with enthusiasm one year yet fall out of favour the next.  So...

Everything you need to know when choosing between an app or a website (Part 2)

Intro Part 1 of this mini-series focussed on the options and opportunities when choosing between a mobile application and a website. In this second part, let’s explore the flipside: the costs and complications of shining online. Because apps and sites don’t just answer different customer...