About Countdown Creative
Countdown Creative is a new start-up based in Exeter in the South West of England which aims to help individuals and organisations increase their online following and grow their business. This is achieved through creative copywriting, SEO-optimised blogging and by using a proven social media strategy.
Countdown Creative is run by expert communicator and published author, Al Gibson. Al has worked in various business and charitable sectors in his career as a journalist, editor and publisher. In recent years he has worked with websites and Facebook pages with millions of followers and has developed a proven strategy to help clients grow their businesses by substantially increasing their online presence.
Al has a degree in Journalism and Media Studies. He ran Countdown Communications in South Africa for 10 years before coming to England in 2002. He worked for an international media network, based in the UK, for 18 years, as global communications officer and was editor of a TV guide with a circulation of over 100,000 readers.
Since then Al has learned how to harness the tried and tested principles of traditional journalism with the power of today’s digital media opportunities. He has written viral blog posts which have received hundreds of thousands of hits and managed Facebook pages with millions of followers. He now offers his expertise to businesses looking to increase their online presence.
Al has also written several books and ghostwritten others. A seasoned copywriter, he designs with words.