Analyse, Optimise & Deliver

Providing effective digital marketing for 20 years


A website is not an object, it is a process

Powered by data, driven by experience


Optimise & Engage

Target the right people at the right time

We are here to help you get better results from your website. We focus on attracting quality visitors and converting those visitors into business for you. We do this by the effective use of technology and 20 years of experience in understanding how people use websites


We have helped multinationals, UK based companies and charities. We can help you with ideas and solutions tailored to your website and your business needs

What we do


User Intent
Target Audiences


Social Media


Optimised Content
Customer Journey 
A-B Testing


Tag Management
Custom Reports
Heat Maps

Who we are

David Hollands-Hurst

David Hollands-Hurst

Founder and Managing Director

David founded a451 in 2000 and has over 20 years of digital marketing experience including SEO, PPC, advanced analytics and tag management.

Sarah Nute

Sarah Nute

Digital Marketing Manager

With a background in advertising and teaching, Sarah manages our client accounts, works on content and technical optimisation and is our resident grammar pedant.

Rebecca Edwards

Rebecca Edwards

Digital Marketing Executive

Having gained first class honours in Journalism and English Language, Rebecca is our content creative and adwords aide . Her writing skills cover all areas of SEO from web content to online and social ads.

Jane Cawte

Jane Cawte


Keeping the office running smoothly and undertaking all our administrative jobs, Jane is an invaluable member of the a451 team.

Our work


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The Power of Video Content

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The number of marketers using video as a content marketing format surged in 2016 and it comes as no surprise that video is continuing to taking over.   You’ve probably…

Fake News

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Fake news was recently made “word of the year 2016” by the Macquarie Dictionary and last week saw both the launch of Channel 4’s Fake News Week and a parliamentary…

Google Analytics Unveils Free A/B Testing Tool – Optimize

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Google Analytics continues to build itself into an all-encompassing digital marketing hub with the release of the free version of Optimize, the A/B testing and personalisation tool. Getting started is fairly…

How to pick the perfect digital marketing platform

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"We were very impressed with the professional and proactive way with which a451 approached the search engine marketing of the UK part of the Thales website. We valued their strategic advice, implementation process and detailed analytics reporting"

Jon Lunn - Head of Digital and ContentThales UK

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