Graham Hansell set up Sitelynx in 1996 and identified the commercial potential of the internet to specialise in website promotion and Search Engine Optimisation. Sitelynx is now a market leader and the oldest independent search marketing agency in the UK. The company has worked with some of the worlds most recognised brands and has specialist expertise in the fields of publishing, retail, energy, financial services, charities, TV & Film, B2B and industrial manufacturing.
In 2005, Sitelynx was reported as one of the top 5 search specialists in the industry and now runs an impressive client portfolio that spans the major publishing houses, online gaming, international retailers and new media providers. The company is constantly developing new techniques in the disciplines of SEO, PPC, Social Media, Social Buzz Sentiment Monitoring and Online PR and enabling ROI for clients through the medium of SEM. At Sitelynx, the ‘Paid Search’ team work with Google, Yahoo! and Bing on a daily basis. Sitelynx are a Google AdWords Certified Partner with all team members being qualified in each of their specialist areas.
Graham has built a formidable reputation as a leading authority on the use, relevance and future direction of search and online marketing. He is currently the Course Director for The Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM), running courses on Digital Marketing, Email Marketing, Search Marketing and Social Media for CIM. Graham has been involved with a number of influential panels and boards that are responsible for moving the industry forward. These bodies include: IAB UK Search Council, SEMPO, SMA-UK, national and local bodies including Greenwich Enterprise Board.