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State of Search Wins Best European Search Blog!

6 July 2012 BY

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Last night at the European Searchawards there were 15 prizes to be given away. One of them being the prize for best European Search Blog. The winner there: STATE OF SEARCH!!!

We are off course very proud of this award as it is a recognition from the industry for all the things we are doing. It is also a recognition for all the great bloggers who are on this site, so the big applause goes to the blogging team: Jackie Hole, Barry Adams, Louis Venter, Annabel Hodges, Nichola Stott, Sam Murray, Evert Veldhuijzen, Bastian Grimm, Kelvin Newman, Peter Young, Jeroen van Eck, Sam Crocker, Martijn Beijk, Claire Carlisle, Marcus Taylor, Claire Thompson, Carla Marshall, Jon Quinton, Michel Wester, Bryant Dunivan, Paddy Moogan, Ben Holbrook, James Murray, Aleyda Solis, Gianluca Fiorelli, Agnete Pedersen and Lisa Myers!

All the winners you can find below. We are partying this weekend ;). Next year the event will be organized in Barcelona, no doubt we are looking forward to being there as well! 

Congratulations to all the winners, find them below:

Best Integrated Campaign

Fast Web Media – Goossens

Best use of Search – Retail
Performics France – – When golden rules drive to gold mines

Best use of Search – Travel
Caliber Interactive – Conflict of Pinterest

Best use of Search – Finance
Koozai – Best Use of Organic Search (SEO) for Insurance2Go

Best use of Search – Leisure
Further Search Marketing – Richardson’s Boating Holidays ‘Book Direct’

Best Mobile Campaign
Performics ES – “Mobile mirror of soul”

Best Blog
State of Search

FWM weatherFIT

Best PPC Management Software
Marin Software

Best SEO Software
Majestic SEO

Best PPC Campaign
Performics EMEA – Hertz Car Hire Global Sale – September 2011

Best SEO Campaign
Fast Web Media – Bravissimo

Best Agency
Performics EMEA

European Search Personality of the Year
Alex Chudnovsky

Grand Prix
Fast Web Media – FWM weatherFIT


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12 Responses to “State of Search Wins Best European Search Blog!”

  1. Congratulations – truly well deserved! 

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  5. Maneetpuri says:

    Hard work pays off for sure! You’ve worked hard and now you all need to party
    harder. Heartiest and well deserved congratulations :) 

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