About kieran

Helping companies that have been mis-sold adwords. Mainly UK SMB's that have been unwittingly duped into spending money online. Mission is to help as many UK SMB's as possible and in turn make the online marketplace easier to navigate for newbies and victims! All opinions are my own :)
Helping clean up the industry

Revealed: The Raw Data Behind The ReachLocal Platform

Yesterday we told you that we have been inundated with companies asking us if we know whats behind the ReachLocal platform . For those of you who do not already know ReachLocal are a Premier SME Partner of Google Adwords.

The platform is designed to help people manage their online media. It records a variety of things […]

By |August 6th, 2015|Uncategorized|2 Comments

Whats Behind The ReachLocal Curtain?


We have been inundated with people who have been using ReachLocal to run adwords for them asking them to explain how the platform works and where is the hidden spend, or the raw data from a Google adwords account.

In case you are not aware ReachLocal were an Adwords reseller and are now a Premier SMB Partner […]

By |August 5th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

North East Based Personal Injury Solicitors Mis-Sold Adwords

PPC Claim would like to welcome another client to our ever growing portfolio. A well known law firm that specializes in Personal Injury Claims. Claimant was using Reachlocal for advertising.

Claimant states that ReachLocal sold to them on the basis that they were running Google Adwords only to discover that only 50% of the advertising […]

By |August 3rd, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

PPC Claim Launch Review Page


Unfortunately the majority of clients who contact us have had really bad experiences with the companies they have instructed to manage their search engine marketing.

We know there are good companies out there too, we want you to give us your feedback on your experiences.

Have you had an SEO agency promise you the earth and […]

By |July 29th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

ReachLocal’s Sharon Rowlands Talks Transparency Behind One Way Mirror

Earlier in the year Sharon Rowlands CEO of ReachLocal Inc was interviewed by StreetFight Mag (Full Interview Here) during which she brought into the conversation regarding her favourite word when talking about digital marketing, “transparency”
My question to Sharon Rowlands is, how transparent is your platform? Are you transparent on where clients budgets are being spent?

Are you transparent […]

By |July 28th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Lift Truck Company Signs!

We have managed to sign another firm on the back of an email campaign. We are starting to see a pattern here, same re sellers saying the same sort of things.

Client thought all his money was being spent, in fact after investigating only half the money was being spent on adwords despite assurances at […]

By |July 28th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Law Firm Mis-Sold Google Adwords

We are pleased to announce we have just  managed to sign up a large law firm in a clear case of  mis-sold google AdWords. The multi discipline firm had been constantly badgered into using AdWords by a third party provider.

Eventually meetings were set up with the agency and after 4 or 5 discussions where primary targets and […]

By |July 28th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How Do You Reach Loco Management Fees?

Most Internet Marketing Agencies will charge a management fee as the charge to a client for the management of paid advertising (Google Adwords, Facebook, LinkedIn, etc.)

A management fee is fundamentally a markup, a markup is the difference between the cost of your online marketing spend and the overall cost charged by the agency.
Markup Example
In […]

By |July 27th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

A Big Thank You

PPC Claim would like to thank all of those who responded to our latest email campaign. We have had lots of calls and emails from companies looking for help or more information to see if they have been mis-sold or have mismanaged campaigns.

Online marketing and in particular Google Adwords can be confusing at the […]

By |July 23rd, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Online Marketing Seeks Honest, Hardworking Regulation Body

Internet marketing is a multi-billion pound global industry, digital media is being allocated more and more of companies advertising budgets each year and is currently sitting at an all time high.

So the questions needs to be asked, who is ensuring the thousands of companies who are being entrusted with these budgets are […]

By |July 22nd, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments