Monthly Archives: December 2016

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Expert Showcase: What is keyword planning and how can you do it?

Here at Get Ahead VA our team includes experts in a wide variety of fields.  From Accounting to Admin, Hootsuite to Holiday cover, Email Marketing to Excel, our virtual assistants can add value to many aspects of your business.  Each month we like to share some of this expertise with you through our series of ‘How to’ guides to help you get the best bang for your buck in your business.

In this guide one of our Digital Marketing experts Carrie talks about what keyword planning is and how you can integrate into your online marketing.

Carri-Jones Get Ahead VA

Keyword planning is a vital part of your online marketing strategy.  It helps to tie together everything you do – to reinforce what you want to say about your company and to help get you noticed online.  Done well, it helps you to rank higher in the searches that you want to be found for, driving more customers to your website and more sales through your business.   But first things first, what really is keyword planning?

Keyword planning is the process of researching and evaluating the words and phrases most relevant for your business and formulating a plan for how to integrate those into your online activity.

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Meet the VA: Sanina

Here at Get Ahead VA our people are everything.  Our ever growing team has a wide range of highly skilled professionals with different backgrounds, expertise and even different personalities to ensure that we can find exactly the right virtual assistant to match our customers’ requirements.

Here’s 60 seconds with one of our virtual assistants Sanina who is a former print and broadcast journalist and senior PR professional-turned-freelance copywriter with 19 years’ writing experience:

Name: Sanina Kaur

Area of expertise: Content marketing, Copywriting and PR

When & why did you join Get Ahead VA:  I joined the Get Ahead VA team in October 2016.  I am a full-time freelance content writer and PR consultant and wanted to share my experience with Get Ahead VA and our clients.

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Celebrating the best in business at SME Surrey Business Awards

This week we were delighted to attend SME Surrey Business awards at a Gala awards evening at Epsom Racecourse.  We attended as a finalist in the Waytime Technologies Business of the Year <50 category.

The SME Surrey Business Awards are a sought-after accolade of achievement, an endorsement of hard-work, determination and enterprise in business.  Sponsored by the University of Surrey Surrey Business School there were seventeen categories available in this year’s awards.  Businesses both large and small, old and new were recognised alongside not for profit organisations as well as individual business leaders and employees.
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