Welcome to the best social media and SEO in Nigeria for the month of July. If this is your first time of reading our monthly SEO and social media blog, you have some catching up to do. You can do that by reading our June post, which can be found here.
1. Sim Shagaya (Konga)
Serial entrepreneur, Sim Shagaya tops the list of Best SEO and Social media for July. The serial entrepreneur along with 10 employees began what is now arguably the largest eCommerce business in the country. A vastly experienced tech professional, following stints at Google, Microstrategy and RealNetworks, Sim left the employee phase to begin his entrepreneurial venture, with his first major break 2012 launched Konga.com, which has maintained the heights of a promising start and has received series of the investment amounting to $35 million from keen profit-seekers including South African-based Naspers and Kinnivik.
Konga.com is the largest eCommerce platform in Nigeria.
2. Wale Marketer
Oyewale Oyelami, popularly known as Wale Marketer is a rapidly evolving digital marketing freelancer who loves to help small businesses achieve profitability online. Think of an energetic scorpion hellbent on stinging people with knowledge of your brand, that’s me!
Starting from branding and logo design, Wale becomes a force to reckon with in the Nigeria digital marketing niche.
3. Abasiama Idaresit (Wild Fusion
London School of Economics graduate had one – and only one – thing in mind when he returned to Nigeria, “to see how the Internet could help transform the business landscape in Nigeria.” That though drove the launch of Wild Fusion, a digital marketing firm, in 2008. His company is famous for turning a $250 initial deal into a million-dollar venture.
It later went on to become the first company in Nigeria to earn the Google Adwords Partner certification and provides internet marketing services for international brands such as Pepsi and Vodacom. Its operation extends across the African space, reaching countries like Ghana and Kenya.
4. Aunty Ada
Aside from Aunty Ada ( A popularly called) beauty that attracts people to her page, she’s also a great influencer on Twitter.
She has been frequently involved in social media publicity of top brands in Nigeria and referenced by various media Brands.
She was one of the first set of influencers in Nigeria. Aunty Ada has over 190k followers on Twitter.
Four Eyed Edo Boy
Some refer Four Eyed Edo boy as the king of influencers. He is an experienced Social Media Expert, well vast in managing large scale social media channels and creating new engagement campaigns to raise awareness for products and services
The Edo boy is a good writer and one of the best on the street of Twitter. The self-acclaimed ghostwriter has more than 400k followers on twitter and still counting.