events

Testing, testing, 123

We’ve made no secret about our obsession with testing — it’s a process at the heart of the Brainlabs methodology and we test, test, and keep on testing to optimise our clients’ marketing campaigns as scientifically as possible.

It should come as no surprise, then, that we’re conducting a series of events in conjunction with conversion optimisation agency Conversion, entirely devoted […]

Free Brainlabs Smoothies in Oxford

Frozen fruit? Check.
Bicycle-powered blenders? Check.
Award-winning digital agency? … Double-check.
Smart, smoothie-loving potential new recruits? TBC.

Yep, Oxford students, we’ve got everything else ready and now all we’re waiting for is you. We’ll be on Radcliffe Square from 8:30AM ready to get blending. We’ve heard the early bird drinks the smoothies so that’s why we’re starting so early, but arts students fear not, […]

The Brainlabs Summer Fete

The inaugural Brainlabs Summer Fete was an event for the Brainlabs history books. From uncertain and tempestuous beginnings, quite literally in the form of a massive cloudburst, was born an unforgettable and, importantly, sun-blessed party. Clients, Brainboxes, and friends enjoyed a plethora of activities including a bouncy castle, sumo suits, musical and magical entertainment, all alongside some fairly questionable facepaint. […]

Sophie Newton is a Woman of Tomorrow

Last night, top Brainbox, Sophie Newton, was announced as a Woman of Tomorrow by Campaign mag. She seems like a pretty incredible woman of today to us but apparently in the big wide world of advertising she is officially one “to watch”. The awards were perfectly timed as the ceremony was held on International Women’s Day – an important moment […]

10 Unique Ways to Improve Ad Copy

This Thursday at 4pm (GMT), our Group Account Director, Liam Milner, will be presenting a PPC webinar. Along with Lauren Rosner from Hanapin Marketing, these two PPC heroes will be talking all things ad copy – in fact, as the title suggests, they will be counting out 10 different ways to improve your PPC ads. Click through this link to […]

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 […]

Visar shares technical wisdom at Google

Brainlabs CTO Visar Shabi headed down to give a speech at Google the other day. This was part of the quarterly series ‘Google Firestarters’ offering thought leadership to the Performance Marketing community. Visar’s speech kicked off the evening. He focused on sharing our brainbox paid search tactics, specifically how we use APIs and machine learning to improve campaigns. Thanks to […]

Sophie Newton, mega brainbox, to speak at SMX East

We’re exceptionally proud of our director Sophie Newton, who has – amongst recently being featured on national radio – been selected to speak at SMX, the leading paid search conference. If willing, you can travel to New York on September 28th to hear her wisdom on paid search. If unwilling, you will be able to catch the highlights shortly afterwards […]