Putting on an event to target the same audience as SMX or SES before and after they hit the UK may be a daunting prospect for some, but not for Fergus Clawson at BlueClaw. It seems like only a matter of months that the idea of IonSearch – an advanced search marketing conference in Leeds – hit the Twittersphere, so to pull off such a professional event, when even at the last minute speakers had to drop out, was a job well done.
Held on April 18th at the Carriageworks in Leeds, Ion Search hosted an impressive line-up of national and international speakers, and although there were some first conference hiccups such as Wi-Fi not being readily available at the venue, (hence no live blogging from us!), the day was a great success!
There was so much great content in fact, that I have split the post into two parts! (more…)