Profoundry® is the trading name of Col Skinner, a Liverpool based Digital Marketing Consultant and Advertising Expert with over 13 years experience.
Col works with small, medium and large businesses across the World, offering strategic digital marketing services that generate a return.
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I offer a range of digital marketing & advertising services which ensure my clients achieve success online, whatever their size, business model or industry.
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Below you can see examples of how various types of business might apply my services and experience to improve their digital results:
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Partner & Senior Consultant
"We brought Profoundry onboard to increase our leads. During our time working together Col managed to improve our conversion Rate by 99% whilst decreasing CPC by 31.49%. Would certainly recommend."
Head of Ecommerce
"Col is a PPC master. Always a pleasure to work with him on new account setup, campaign optimisation and he's a safe pair of hands running multi-brand accounts - scaling them as well as keeping them profitable. I highly recommend him and his team."... Read more
"We brought Col onto our team in late 2020 and with his knowledge and management, have managed to increase our reach by 314%, traffic by 163% and revenue by 180%. We would recommend Profoundry in the future."... Read more
CEO & Co-Founder
"We hired Profoundry to audit, restructure and manage our Google Ads account. Due to his work on the account, we saw a 29% increase in sales and 47% increase in revenue. His management of our Google Ads account led to a consistent ROI of £10, remaining strong despite the increased revenue. I’d certainly recommend him to others.”... Read more
"I liked working with Col and he was especially adaptable. Col was able to work with our content creator to create ads which were effective with our audience. Col managed to grow our revenue across both Facebook and Google Ads by over 600% whilst reducing our CPA by half.”... Read more
VP of Marketing
"Col and his team at Profoundry have helped grow our PPC efforts tremendously. They’ve consistently provided expert industry insights which have led to the development of effective strategies and campaigns, tailored to our business needs. In fact, these campaigns have become one of our biggest sources for driving website traffic and generating leads – we’re even seeing a 4.5% CTR on search ads, which is a huge upgrade for us. We look forward to our continued work with the Profoundry team and highly recommend their talents.” ... Read more
Dr Lusine Navasardyan
Director and Head of Corporate & Business Immigration
"Col took over our Google Adwords and managed to increase our leads by 167% whilst reducing cost per lead by 50%. His communication has been great and he strives to understand our business then adapt strategy accordingly. Highly recommend.”... Read more
“Col carried out thorough research & an assessment before sending through his proposal. This gave us the initial confidence that he was more capable than many others in his field. He is approachable and gets the job done with the desired results.”... Read more
"We saw a great improvement when Col and Profoundry took over our account. Our online sales grew by more than 226% year on year and this was hugely important to our business."... Read more
"We contacted Profoundry to restructure and improve our Facebook advertising campaigns. In just 6 months his ads have reached over 340k Facebook users generating 10k clicks at an excellent ROI. Working with Col has been great. He is responsive to requests and very driven to achieve our marketing goals and objectives. We are now reaching a larger audience with a stronger market position and more sales via social. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend Col to other businesses.”... Read more
"We were advised by someone that Col really knew his stuff when it came to PPC ads on Google and Facebook so we asked him to help us for a time-pressured seasonal campaign with not very long to learn on. He did a great job and definitely knew how to get the best out of the campaign. I'd definitely use Col again and recommend him to others too!”... Read more
"Comprehensive and detailed work on both Google Adwords and paid social media. Would recommend.”
"We contacted Profoundry to assist us with one of our brands on Facebook, we found working with Col very easy and he had an almost instant positive impact on our campaign, reducing CPA by 40%, we will definitely be working with Col and the team ongoing.” ... Read more
"We have been working on our PPC campaign with Profoundry for a couple of years now with great results. Previously we managed this in-house but soon felt out of our depth. Col at Profoundary understood our brief and goal and with the allocated budget has made the goal achievable and beyond. We have also run some mini-campaigns with great success. I like the flexibility that Profoundry offer and the speed to which changes can be made. I would have no hesitation in recommending Profoundry”... Read more
"Col and Profoundry have helped us gain online visibility which has resulted in an increase of clients and enquiries. Col is very knowledgeable in the digital marketing area, together with this and his trusted business partners/connections he really can provide the whole package. I would and have recommended Col to friends and business connections"... Read more
"Col helped our company with SEO and PPC. His skills and knowledge are fantastic and he replies to your queries really quickly. We also had several meetings with Col at his office. He spent time going through our requirements in a thorough and careful way to help us achieve the results we required on several old projects and a new project.I would recommend Col and Profoundry without hesitation.”... Read more
"Col took over responsibility for our paid media several months ago. Since then, enquiries have increased significantly, as has our return on investment in digital marketing. His fees are reasonable and represent good value. He is bright and is obviously an expert in his field. We are delighted with the friendly, efficient, pragmatic and cost-effective service Col has provided over a number of years. I would highly recommend him.”... Read more
"Col provided us with an excellent professional service tailored specifically to our needs. He showed great attention to detail and delivered for us exactly what we were looking for.”
"Col helped us take our first steps in digital marketing. He was knowledgeable and delivered as quoted. We were happy with the results. ThanksCol.”
Founder & MD
"Col recently conducted an SEO audit of the website. His feedback and work was clear, concise, constructive and actionable. I recommend him and the value he can bring, either working independently, or as a complement to an existing agency or brand development team.”... Read more
"Col is a highly effective digital professional whom I’ve worked with over the last year on a number of SEO, Social Media Advertising and PPC projects. He has an in depth knowledge of SEO and is incredibly thorough in his analysis, planning, execution and reporting. His social and search planning ensures relevant targeting and defined messaging that the audience identify and engage with. This approach has ensured our digital campaigns have been successful. Col's drive and determination are admirable and his responses are always fast, no matter what day or time.”... Read more
"I have worked with Col over the past few months implementing PPC for our new website. Since we launched a month ago I’ve already noticed an increase in customer enquiries and quality web traffic. He’s extremely approachable and very patient in explaining things as well as making suggestions to drive the business forward. I would highly recommend Col.”... Read more
Head of Recruitment
"Col is a subject matter expert and thought leader in the field of Digital Marketing. He has a remarkable gift for being able to bring both “creativity” and “attention to detail” together. With his prior experience he was able to bring these innovative ideas into a useful and realistic business proposition that has had true practical merits and ROI for the business. His friendly and consultative approach when combined with his stellar qualifications and experience make him a consultant of choice. We utilized his experience through both a startup/launch as well as a refinement of a long established brand and I would recommend him without hesitation.”... Read more
CEO & Managing Director
"I have worked with Col over the past few years assigning him for different projects both in the UK and in the Middle East. He is certainly a cut above the rest and being a subject matter expert in his field, his value is multiplied tenfold."... Read more
"Col goes about his work in a calm, professional manner ensuring he delivers well thought through, insightful and informative advice. He slots in very easily into our team and is happy to offer help and advice in all situations. We enjoy having him as part of our wider team."... Read more
Marketing Recruitment Officer
"Col's advice and review of our website was both thorough and insightful. Reports and findings were well presented and delivered within timelines outlined. An approachable and knowledgeable consultant to work alongside."... Read more
CEO & Co-Founder
"Col has brought a passion and understanding of SEO and digital marketing strategy into our agency that's helped us improve our internal and external campaigns."
“Col recently conducted an SEO audit of our website. His report was excellent - comprehensive yet concise with crystal clear recommendations. It was undertaken promptly and Col was a pleasure to deal with. Thoroughly recommended.”... Read more
Head of Search & Media
"I hired Col to support me & my team at Code Computerlove over 3 months. He provided some great insight into our clients and worked on various aspects of SEO. I'd highly recommend him to any agency or company that is looking for freelance content marketing, analytics or SEO support."... Read more
Group Operations Manager
"With Col’s expertise in managing our paid media campaigns, he significantly increased our showroom visits. So much so, that we entrusted all our marketing activity to Profoundry and in the first six months increased our sales by more than 200%!”... Read more
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