Posts by Helen

Engaging a digital marketing agency can make all the difference to the success of your online presence.  Finding the right agency will obviously be your first priority.  Once you’ve engaged the perfect agency, there are steps you can take to ensure that you get the most out of your digital…

It’s the biggest change to come to Google AdWords for as long as we can remember. In May Google announced that the format for text ads would be changing this year – and changing quite dramatically, from the old format of 25-35-35 (25 characters for the headline and 35 characters for…

A Shropshire director has spoken at a high profile summit in London about revitalising private healthcare for the 21st century. Digital marketing expert Helen Culshaw, who runs Shropshire-based Ascendancy Internet Marketing, was asked to speak at the Private Healthcare Summit 2016 at the King’s…

A Shropshire networking group which supports women in rural enterprise has launched a new-look website with the help of one of its own members. Helen Culshaw and her team at Ascendancy Internet Marketing in Shifnal, have spent several months working with business leaders at WiRE (Women in Rural…

The owner of a vintage photobooth hire business has seen bookings for parties and weddings almost quadruple since launching a new website. And with summer on its way Vicki Owen, who set up Love Your Photos in 2014, is braced for a flurry of online enquiries as people set about planning their…

Working in the weird and wonderful world of Google is sometimes an eye opener! While managing our clients’ search engine marketing campaigns we stumble across some interesting phrases that people search for online. We’ve collected together our 25 funniest Google search phrases of 2015…

A Shifnal based web agency is helping to promote Shropshire businesses far and wide after playing a major role in redesigning a portfolio of regional news websites. Ascendancy Internet Marketing, on Victoria Road, recently relaunched the new-look Midlands Business News website and its sister titles…

An expanding web design agency in Shifnal has welcomed a new apprentice to its team. Former Idsall School pupil Jon Harrison has joined Ascendancy Internet Marketing in Shifnal as a web design apprentice. The 18-year-old, who also lives in Shifnal, took up the role at the end of September and is…

The phrase ‘Shropshire Star’ is searched for more than 200,000 times a month in Google – meaning the newspaper tops a poll of the 100 most popular Shropshire keywords. Research carried out by digital marketing expert Helen Culshaw shows the regional newspaper receives more than seven…

What phrases do people search for on Google containing the word Shropshire? We decided to find out… here are the top 100 search phrases* according to the Google Keyword Planner: Keyword Avg. Monthly Searches shropshire star 201000 shropshire 27100 shropshire council 18100 shropshire star news 8100 shropshire star jobs 8100 shropshire homepoint 5400 shropshire planning 4400 shropshire council jobs 3600 shropshire council planning 2900…

For the average business owner, commissioning a website is often confusing and, sadly, disappointing. In this guide, we will look at several of the key purchasing decisions you need to make when buying a website and help you to make a more informed decision that you’re less likely to regret six months later. Choosing a content management system (CMS) Content management systems allow clients to update their content as and when they want to.…

Shifnal based web agency Ascendancy Internet Marketing has been hand picked by Google out of 30,000 UK agencies for an exclusive High Growth Business Coaching Programme. 15 high growth and high-potential agencies from across the UK have been selected on the basis of their high growth potential and…