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Brainlabs CF 5 – 5 Bing FC

July 4th
Bing FC vs Brainlabs CF
Market Road Stadium

Great, great goals. Masterful footwork. Defence-splitting passes, tricks and flicks, crunching challenges and scything runs down the wing.

Anyone hoping to see the above at the first Brainlabs vs Bing football match were sorely disappointed, but everyone agreed that teamwork and football were the real winners. As well as biscuits and Doritos. The final […]

Best Large PPC Agency in Europe

 

Ooh la la – ‘ave you ‘eard the news? Yesterday ten Brainboxes headed under the channel to Paris in the hope of winning a couple of European search awards – and they were not disappointed. By the end of the night, Brainlabs were the gagnants (that’d be French for winners) of two prestigious awards. First, amid much jubilation, we won […]

Here’s How To Fix The Gender Pay Gap…

 
Pay women the same as men.
It may sound straight forward, but it’s not. You might also think that as a mathematician I’d explain the gender pay gap with complex statistical models, normalising for differences in men’s and women’s backgrounds, career paths and time at work. But normalisation is a con – you can justify anything once it’s already in place.

Increasing […]

Shortlisted for Seven European Search Awards

After last year’s success in Berlin…

…we are thrilled to have been shortlisted for no fewer than seven awards at the prestigious European Search Awards. No strangers to these illustrious events with their quirky photo booths, free beer, intriguing interpretations of ‘smart/casual’, furtive glances at the competition’s tables across the room, willing them to fail and us to succeed, we’re very […]

Brainlabs: Best Large PPC Agency

We always knew last night would be a big night – but we had no idea how big… We’re talking about the UK Search Awards 2015: the biggest awards night in Search. The Brainlabs team headed down to the Southbank after work with all our  fingers and toes crossed. We were not disappointed. Brainlabs won a grand total of three awards […]

Sophie Excels at HeroConf

At Brainlabs, we all know Sophie is an Excel hero. Under her expert guidance, the Brainbox grads have been introduced to spreadsheet capacities beyond their wildest dreams. On Wednesday, Sophie shared those skills with PPC aficionados at HeroConf and she was a total hit. Her talk received critical acclaim on Twitter. “Holy Excel” one user exclaimed “@_Sophie_Newton’s #HeroConf session Rocks”. […]

Sophie & Dan at HeroConf

Today Sophie and Dan are off to impart wisdom at HeroConf. At 1pm, Sophie has some cracking secrets to share about how to use advanced Excel skills. Skills that will take your AdWords account to the next level – effectively the 1-Up Green Mushroom of PPC. Later, at 3.15pm, Dan will be talking about how to bid better. He argues […]

Dan speaks at SearchLove

Yesterday, Dan Gilbert spoke at the SearchLove conference. The SearchLove conference is a meeting of all the great digital minds who really really love search. So there were a bunch of cool companies like us there, all talking about the bleeding edge of search.

Dan spoke about how SEO (Search Engine Optimisation) and PPC (Pay Per Click) can actually be friends […]

Double win at the Drum DADI Awards

Another great night out for Brainlabs. Dan B from Marketing and Laurence from Tech picked up two awards at the DADI awards yesterday evening. That’s the Drum Awards for the Digital Industries, for the uninitiated. First, Brainlabs won Use of Paid Search for our real-time bidding platform. The real-time bidding platform can target specific positions in the auction based on […]

UK Search Awards shortlist announced!

Awards season continues to herald good news for Brainlabs. It’s the UK Search Awards this time – kind of a big deal in the search world. And we’re pleased as punch to be shortlisted for eight awards. Eight! Particular highlights include: Best PPC Campaign, Best Low-Budget Campaign, and Best Local Campaign. These recognise our work with some of our top […]