Meet the Team

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Danny Hall Director & SEO Consultant

Throughout his career, Danny has worked with numerous major corporations, including the BBC, the Met Police, and many of the country’s leading supermarkets and hospitality chains. With a strong background in sales and account management, and a real passion for developing scalable search marketing strategies, Danny is the first point of contact for many of our clients.

Expertise:

  • SEO strategy development
  • SEO account management
  • Research and development
  • Conversion optimisation
  • Google AdWords
  • Google Analytics

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Chloe Newing Operations Manager

Chloe joined Freelance SEO Essex as an apprentice in 2014. Having successfully completed her Level 4 qualification in Business Administration, she is now a core member of our search marketing team, providing vital administrative and creative support to all departments.

Expertise:

  • Administrative duties
  • Co-ordination of office and marketing campaigns
  • Managing company invoice and payment systems
  • Research and development
  • Social media management

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Matt Evans SEO Account Manager

Matt has spent 6 years in the SEO industry, working with a range of clients locally and internationally, including Sony, Natwest and Thomas Cook. He specialises in developing modern SEO campaigns that are combined with a robust technical audit to produce a full digital marketing strategy. Matt now brings his extensive skillset to Freelance SEO Essex.

Expertise:

  • SEO strategy development
  • SEO account management
  • Technical optimisation
  • Content strategy
  • Digital brand strategy
  • Google Analytics

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Sam Mead SEO Account Manager

With over 5 years of experience in managing SEO campaigns, Sam has a passion for making a difference to his client’s businesses. Sam has Google Squared Online qualifications and has spent time up at Google’s headquarters and various SEO meetups to ensure that he is up to date with the latest marketing trends.

Expertise:

  • SEO Account Management
  • SEO Strategy Development
  • Technical SEO
  • Content Strategy
  • Google Analytics
  • Google Search Console

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Jon Wade Content Manager

Jon is responsible for all aspects of content creation and management. He works closely with our large network of freelance copywriters to produce interesting, highly optimised content, including blogs and landing page copy. Jon developed an interest in SEO in 2006 when he began writing for the web as a hobby; he blogged full-time for 6 years before joining our agency.

Expertise:

  • Content creation and distribution
  • Content marketing campaigns
  • Onsite optimisation and website audits
  • WordPress management

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Charles O’Brien Outreach Manager

Charles is responsible for all aspects of creation and management of our client’s link building campaigns and offline SEO campaigns. Charles works closely with our large network of publications, bloggers, and media groups to propose & supply placement opportunities to our clients highly optimised offline content. With 2 year’s experience and counting from previously working in the SEO and online marketing sector, Charles continues to display a wide interest for SEO whilst ensuring that he keeps up to date with the latest trends and ideas from his area of expertise, from which he currently brings to the table.

Expertise:

  • Offline Marketing Campaigns Strategy And Management
  • Content Strategy And Distributor
  • Media Campaigns Outreach
  • Maintaining And Overseeing Acquired Placements
  • Strong SEO Background

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Hannah Cornish Digital Copywriter

Hannah joined Freelance SEO Essex in October 2016 as an apprentice in order to complete her Digital Marketing diploma. Alongside her assignments and studies, she assists the team with day-to-day tasks such as producing content for clients, scheduling social media posts, and providing administrative and creative support to all departments. Hannah works closely with other members of the team to broader her knowledge skills.

Expertise:

  • Blogging
  • Content marketing
  • Social media management
  • Creative support

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Michael Sumner Web Developer

Joining us initially as a Trainee Web Designer, Michael has since shown an exceptional aptitude for WordPress design and development. He is now responsible for all of our website builds, along with the creation of optimised, high resolution graphics for online and offline marketing materials. Alongside his spare time, Michael researches into the latest design and development trends.

Expertise:

  • WordPress Design and Development
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • Object-Oriented JavaScript
  • Git
  • PHP

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Ben Angus Web Developer

Ben joined the team in May 2018 and assists the web development team with the creation of bespoke WordPress themes. Alongside this, he also assists the rest of the team with technical fixes and the development of in-house solutions. In his spare time, Ben is involved in many different fields of development alongside Web Development, with experience in both Software and Games Development.

Expertise:

  • WordPress Design and Development (PHP, HTML, CSS)
  • Software Development (C#, Java, VBA)
  • Solution Inception and Progression