Lee Wilson

Lee Wilson

Lee is Head of SEO for our full-service team of SEO specialists. Lee joined Vertical Leap in 2010 after heading up digital departments since the early 2000’s. Prior to joining Vertical Leap, Lee has had experience setting up and running his own company focused on search marketing, as well as working in-house, growing a national company into international audiences through online development. Lee can be found regularly writing about the SEO industry and has recently authored his own SEO industry book.

Six questions a good SEO agency will ask you


Six questions a good SEO agency will ask you

When you’re looking for a new SEO agency, there’s one thing in particular you should expect. A good agency will always be more interested in your business than in pushing their own sales pitch. After all, your search marketing needs are unique and it’s impossible to reach targets without understanding the intricacies of your online business. You’ll know when an agency...

by • posted October 9th 2017

Search marketing news and what it means for marketers - Oct 2017


Search marketing news and what it means for marketers – Oct 2017

In this month’s news bulletin, we take a look at Google Stamp, purchases through smart speakers, Bing’s local pack results, new AdWords extensions and Twitter doubling its character limit. Say hello to Google Stamp Derived by combining ‘Stories’ (ST) and ‘Accelerated Mobile Pages’ (AMP), Google Stamp is set to be the ‘in search’ challenger for Snapchat Discover. Google Stamp will be another interactive...

by • posted October 6th 2017



The ultimate SEO glossary

As search engine optimisation (SEO) continues to evolve, the key terms and phrases we need to know also change. So, as a UK agency providing SEO services, we thought it would be a good idea to create an SEO glossary of terms that we can keep updating for you, as time goes by. In other words, this is the only SEO...

by • posted September 13th 2017

Killer SEO tips


10 killer SEO tips for 2017

After spending a few years in the background, SEO is in the spotlight once again in 2017. New technologies and an even more secretive Google makes for plenty of talking points; there hasn’t been this much speculation over the future of SEO for quite some time. Finally, the discussion has moved beyond long-tail keywords and mobile-friendliness. Here are 10 killer SEO tips...

by • posted July 27th 2017

SEO best practice for images and video content


SEO best practices for images and video content

The role of visual content in SEO is bigger than many marketers fully understand. It’s widely accepted that Google prefers content which includes visuals and we know it makes things more engaging for users. This has a knock-on effect with other SEO signals like time on site, bounce rate and shares. Sadly, this only counts if you optimise your visuals for...

by • posted July 20th 2017

Evolution and revolution

Vertical Leap is now the first of a new type of digital agency - a cross between a traditional search/digital agency and a software service; one that combines specialist experts with a technology platform.

Learn what this means for you »