We’re a tight-knit team of web design and digital marketing natives who are always eager to improve our skills and put our passion for innovation at the heart of every relationship. Based on Hope Street in Liverpool, we’re happy to welcome you to our office, or discuss ideas at your place. We believe in straight forward, no-nonsense conversations that lay out exactly what we can do for you. You’ll find that we offer this transparency from the first consultation through to the completion of your project.
Our small but experienced team has worked with businesses in a wide range of sectors, from local brick and mortar stores to international franchise brands. The digital marketing industry is constantly on the move, which is why we continually update our processes to keep ahead of the curve and deliver the best results for our clients.
Liam Patton – Director
Liam Patton is the Director of Mayfly having founded the business in 2008. Starting from a one-man operation, Liam has overseen the expansion of the business to provide a full digital marketing service to businesses around the world from his base in Liverpool.
Having previously held the positions of Digital Marketing Manager and SEO Specialist at two digital marketing agencies in Ireland, Ciarán has assisted a range of small to large businesses as well as national and international brands with their digital marketing and SEO efforts.
In 2019, Ciarán joined Mayfly as an SEO Consultant and has continued to help local and national brands across the UK and further afield with every aspect of their SEO to deliver measurable results.
Ciarán is dedicated to understanding Google’s algorithm changes and strongly believes in helping businesses to improve their organic search presence in ways that comply with Google’s guidelines.
Ciarán enjoys attending digital marketing and SEO industry events such as Learn Inbound and 3XE and has spoken at events providing SEO advice to local businesses.
John Paiva – Digital Marketer & Content Writer
John joined Mayfly in 2016 as a content writer and has expanded upon his role as he’s continued to learn and develop. Over 4 years he has worked with dozens of clients in a wide range of industries, giving him plenty of opportunities to flex his creative writing chops.
John’s work with Mayfly has run the gamut of digital marketing tasks, including managing Google Ads accounts, developing content strategies, managing web design projects, designing emails, setting up influencer marketing campaigns and conducting keyword research.
His career highlights include:
- catapulting a legal-niche website to the top of dozens of search rankings with a series of in-depth articles
- generating hundreds of cheap leads for two local service businesses after re-structuring their Google Ads campaigns
- helping to launch three major web design projects in the space of a month from his spare bedroom during COVID lockdown
In 2020, John completed the Chartered Institute of Marketers’ Level 6 Digital Diploma in Marketing. This degree-level qualification took a year to complete and involved researching and applying established marketing frameworks to digital practices. John has also written a digital marketing column for Franchise World Magazine, and enjoys sharing his insights with clients (and anyone else who will listen).
James Loughridge – SEO Content Executive
James is an international business graduate and experienced marketer passionate about crafting and optimising compelling SEO content.
Having completed an international placement year in a marketing-based role, James enjoys keeping up to date with the latest trends, tools, tactics and changes in SEO marketing.
After graduating, James completed a series of accredited marketing courses before landing a marketing executive role at an industry-leading luxury travel business, where he wrote a range of content for a variety of world-leading brands.