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Hi, I am Ravi, a digital marketer based in London. I've spent most of my career working in e-commerce where I have been responsible for various areas of digital marketing including SEO, PPC, e-mail, social media, shopping comparison, conversion rate optimisation.

For more on me professionally, check out my CV or my LinkedIn profile.

My other interessts include films, TV series, books and resturants.

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Work Experience

CIPD · PPC and Conversion Executive

Nov 2011 Date

I joined the CIPD as part of a new Online Acquisition Team. My main responsibility is PPC and conversion optimisation but I am involved in Web Analytics, contribute to other areas of digital marketing.

Key Duties

  • Planning, implementation and optimisation of B2C and B2B PPC campaigns
  • Reporting on campaign performance
  • Creating and testing PPC landing pages
  • Advise on content changes to improve conversion rate
  • Coaching stakeholders on Google Analytics and PPC strategies
  • Providing insights and actionable data to stakeholders

Safetots.co.uk · Internet Marketing Exec

Oct 2006 Nov 2011

Safetots.co.uk is a niche online retailer specialising in baby safety equipment. I witnessed tremendous growth and helped tackle the issues that come with it. This has not only given me hands on experience with online marketing but also a chance to innovate within all areas of the business.

Key Duties

  • Implementation of SEO strategies including keyword research, optimising copy, optimising meta tags, recommending category structure, suggesting article topics
  • Manage PPC accounts across multiple platforms, ad copy writing and bid management
  • Creation and management of email marketing campaigns
  • Maintain and optimise shopping comparison feeds
  • Plan new features and functionality for the website
  • Monitoring site usage and trends with Google Analytics and recommend website changes and product suggestions from findings
  • Plan and manage social media activities

Experience & Skills

Internet Marketing

  • PPC

  • SEO

  • Web Analytics

  • Email Marketing

  • Social Media

  • E-commerce

  • B2B


Software & Tools

  • Googe Adwords

  • MSN Adcenter

  • Googe Analytics

  • Googe Webmaster Tools

  • DC Storm (Tag Management System)

  • Wordpress


Coding

  • HTML/CSS

  • JavaScript

  • PHP

  • Wordpress Customisation

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Digtal Marketing

There is lot of blogs out there about digtal marketing, so I'll try and write useful and unique posts. I will mainly be talking about PPC, SEO and Google Analytics.

Web Development

I try and keep up with web development, mostly wordpress plugins and customisation. As it's not my name expertise, my knoweldge is pretty basic. But as I work on my two blogs, I will write about anything interessting I come across.

Film, TV & Resturant Reviews

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Films, TV & Books

Reviews of most mainstream films in the cinema but also enjoy martial arts films and the odd independant film too.


Check of the list of TV shows I am currently watching or have watched.

Restaurants

Mostly resturants in the London area (website section coming soon)