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November 3rd, 2016 by

Measure Camp heads to Cardiff in 2017

At Yard we’re big fans of Measure Camp, the ‘world’s best analytics unconference’, so we’re delighted that four years after the event’s humble beginnings in London, Measure Camp is finally coming to Wales. As Cardiff’s digital industry continues to boom, it seemed fitting to choose to host the first...

October 14th, 2016 by

Five Basic Tips for Effective Dashboard Development

1) Start by determining exactly what questions you want to answer This might sound like an obvious point, but you’d be surprised how many companies capture mountains of data without first thinking about how it can be used to benefit them. You might find out that 75% of your...

September 16th, 2016 by

Yard joins Pearson VUE network

We have recently signed an agreement with Pearson VUE, the computer-based testing (CBT) business of Pearson, to test candidates pursuing key industry certifications from leading IT programmes, such as Cisco, CompTIA, EMC, HP, LPI, Oracle and VMware. Pearson VUE’s advanced system administers exams on behalf of hundreds of businesses, boards...

August 4th, 2016 by

Yard partner with RedEye

Having recognised a need in the industry for expert, specialist collaboration on projects in order to offer brands an alternative to large network agencies and global consultancies, over the last year we have invested significant time in establishing a partnership program to make the best expertise available to our...

July 8th, 2016 by

Yard x S4C

We’re very excited that we have been chosen to provide technical and strategic digital data services to S4C, the national Welsh language broadcaster. The initial project will cover configuration and implementation of the Google suite, including Google Analytics and Tag Manager. Additionally, we will provide S4C with a data...

June 29th, 2016 by

Yard x ROX Diamonds & Thrills

We’re very excited to announce that jewellery retailer ROX has selected us to manage digital marketing for the rox.co.uk domain, commencing this month, with the project covering search, content, conversion rate optimisation and analytics. Kyron Keogh, co-founder and managing director at ROX, said: We were looking for a results...

May 27th, 2016 by

The Adobe Summit – London 2016

Two weeks ago, a bunch of us Yardies put our out-of-offices on and grabbed our business cards ready to head to the Adobe Summit EMEA 2016 held at the ExCeL London. This year’s Summit (which is the largest of its kind in Europe) was the biggest yet, with 5,000...

April 27th, 2016 by

The Yard Take – BrightonSEO

Last Friday, Yard Head of SEO Richard Falconer turned on his out of office replies and headed off to BrightonSEO. We expect you’ve heard of it, it’s one of the most popular and respected search conferences in the UK and it has a tendency to sell out in a...