18th May 2017



Brands on film: how to make engaging video content that will truly stand out

According to recent research, Facebook sees an average of eight billion daily video views, whilst Snapchat users watch ten billion videos a day. In a world of fast-moving video creation, how can your brand stand-out on a timeline or newsfeed? James Lawrence, founder of Plumber Parts, has over 60,000 subscribers on YouTube, and will be taking to the Digital Summit stage to share his secrets for generating exceptional vids that inspire and engage.

Follow James on Twitter here; view his YouTube channel here.


Demystifying SEO and making it work for your business

Phil Crothers, Head of SEO at award-winning digital marketing agency Found, will be taking to the Digital Summit stage to talk all things search engine optimization, including his specialist areas of intent mapping and technical site improvements. No idea what they are? Phil will tell all!

Phil has previously headed up the global SEO approaches for brands including HSBC and Jaguar Land Rover. Connect with him on LinkedIn and follow Found on Twitter here.


The power of the influencer

Chris Davis, Head of Brand Partnerships at Gleam Futures, will be joining us on-stage to talk about ‘influencers’: the online personalities with the power and presence to sell-out products in mere minutes, as well as introduce their highly-engaged audiences to brands and concepts.

Gleam Futures is the world’s first and largest, ‘digital-first’ talent management company. Their roster is widely regarded as the best and brightest talent to have built their audiences online, including the likes of Zoella, Pixiwoo, Tanya Burr, Jim Chapman, Joe Sugg, Caspar Lee, Alfie Deyes and Marcus Butler. Connect with him on LinkedIn and follow him on Twitter here.


Let’s get social: which platforms are best for kitchen/bathroom businesses?

Abbey Mills, Director of Client Services at London agency Born Social, will be taking to the stage to talk all things social media.

From best practice to the most effective tricks and tips for making your kitchen/bathroom business pop on congested timelines and newsfeeds, Abbey will be on-hand to share her insights as well as answer your questions. Connect with Abbey on LinkedIn here.

We’ll be announcing details of the panel session – the final part of the Digital Summit – over the coming weeks, so check back soon!