Barry Adams has been an active SEO practitioner since 1998 and has earned a fair share of awards and accolades: His company blog was nominated for Best Blog at the 2013 UK Search Awards. Barry was awarded Digital Industries Person of the Year at the 2014 DANI Awards.
The agency that Barry founded, Polemic Digital, won two awards at the highly competitive 2016 UK Search Awards, including the coveted Best Small SEO Agency award, highlighting his reputation as one of the UK & Ireland’s foremost SEO experts. In 2017 they were once again shortlisted for the Best Small SEO Agency award, and in 2018 they won Best SEO Campaign at the annual DANI Awards.
Barry is a regular speaker at top digital conferences such as Pubcon, BrightonSEO, and Friends of Search, an associate lecturer for the Ulster University’s MSc in Digital Media Communication, and provides regular talks, training, and workshops on all aspects of SEO for a variety of organisations and events. He also delivers lectures on SEO for the Digital Marketing Institute and Queen’s University Belfast.
Since its founding in 2014, Polemic Digital, Barry has worked together with many of the UK’s most successful companies, delivering expert SEO services to businesses of all sizes and scopes. Notable clients include The Sun Newspaper, Fox News, Expedia and Danone.
Our courses are certified by the Content Marketing Association (CMA), the global industry association for marketing, publishing, advertising and social agencies. All course outlines are reviewed and endorsed by the CMA and all training participants will receive a certificate from the CMA and Future Forward Training after successful completion of each course.