Articles by Andreas Pouros
Andreas has spent the last fourteen years building, managing, and mentoring digital businesses to success. He is co-founder and COO of Greenlight Digital, which has been regularly ranked in the Sunday Times Tech Track 100 Fastest Growing Companies and in the Deloitte Technology Fast 50. Andreas and his teams have driven over £15 billion worth of incremental value to their clients, including the likes of Hiscox, HSBC, The BBC, Legal & General, Sky, and a further 50 FTSE250 clients, utilising market defining knowledge and experience in branding, design, web development, SEO, Paid Search, Social Media, and marketing technology.
A highly respected and highly experienced digital marketing expert and innovator, he was entered into the Who's Who of Britain's Business Elite in 2009, and his views and opinions have been quoted by publications such as The Wall Street Journal, The Financial Times, Internet Retailer, CIO, Fox, MSN, eWeek, MediaPost, and is a regular contributor to eConsultancy.
Andreas has also sat on the Advisory Board of FF&P Private Equity for the last four years, applying his knowledge and experience in digital marketing and technology to the management of a multi-million pound fund.
By Andreas Pouros | 03 January 2011 |
PR agencies, full service media agencies, social media pure plays, search agencies and client-side teams are all staking claim to social media monitoring, but who should really be responsible for it?
By Andreas Pouros | 22 October 2010 |
Finding a good story for Google in China is going to be tough. Baidu's latest results show it continues to dominate the search engine landscape in China. Baidu also reported its advertiser numbers have increased by almost 26% on 2009 levels, reaching 272,000 - a clear sign of the deep chasm in the paid search arena between it and its nearest rival, Google.
By Andreas Pouros | 18 August 2010 |
Search Engine Google and Verizon, a leading internet service provider and formerly one of the AT&T Bell companies, are close to finalising a deal which would facilitate Verizon's being able to speed online content to internet users more quickly, if the content's creators are willing to pay for it.
By Andreas Pouros | 09 June 2010 |
Research out today shows that in May, for the first month ever, social networks received more visits than search engines in the UK. According to Hitwise , social networks accounted for 11.88% of UK Internet visits compared to 11.33% for search engines. The report goes on to point out that whilst Facebook is the most visited social media site in the UK - ahead of YouTube and Twitter, it does not dominate the social networking space to the same extent Google does the search market.
By Andreas Pouros | 18 March 2010 |
We talk about the weather all of the time, but rarely do we stop to consider how it impacts on the marketer and specifically how it affects the sales performance of a website. The intricacies are far more complex than just whether it's summer or winter. There are in fact two very different categories of weather changes we should consider.
By Andreas Pouros | 03 March 2010 |
Last month Greenlight revealed that 4% of the UK's most popular commercial websites had page load speeds slower than the acceptable threshold set by Google, beyond which the advertiser may see increased click costs. Here are our top 5 methods for speeding you up.
By Andreas Pouros | 01 February 2010 |
Amongst the 20 largest European countries, the UK has contributed the most pages to the Internet, around 5 times more than France and German. Whilst this doesn't account for the quality of those pages and who has produced them and for what reasons, it's a good relative indicator that the UK's offline publishing leadership is being mirrored online through a combination of corporate and consumer publishing.