Simon Dalley, known as Dalley, is the founder and driving force of GrowTraffic.
Simon Dalley, the visionary founder of GrowTraffic, established the business in 2009. He is a seasoned marketer with a rich portfolio of roles including search marketer, digital consultant, and funding strategist, among others. Over the years, he has helped businesses across the UK grow their online presence and drive conversions, earning him recognition as one of the UK’s leading SEO consultants and speakers.
Dalley, originally from Chorley, currently resides in Bacup (East Lancashire) and operates between Rossendale, Manchester, and South Yorkshire. His online marketing expertise, honed over years of experience in both B2B and B2C organisations, spans a broad spectrum.
Simon initially operated GrowTraffic as his freelance SEO side hustle while leading the marketing departments of several notable brands. His wife, Rachel, joined GrowTraffic full time in 2014, marking a significant milestone in the company’s evolution.
Throughout his journey, Dalley has helped a variety of organisations improve their online marketing strategies. His clientele includes automotive manufacturers, hosting providers, debt management companies, solicitors, sports clubs, personal trainers, hotel chains, and more.
The testimonials he has received highlight his expertise in search marketing and his value as an SEO consultant, which truly sets him apart in the industry.
Simon’s years of working on diverse projects have earned him numerous qualifications and a wealth of experience. He enjoys collaborating with like-minded business owners on projects where he can align the outcomes with the investment and ROI expectations.
Simon is passionate about all aspects of Internet Marketing, including Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) and Pay-Per-Click (PPC). He is always open to discussing any search engine marketing or digital consultancy issues or requirements you might have.
Beyond his digital marketing ventures, Simon is a Director of Cunliffe Hall, an historic social hall in Chorley. He serves as a Committee Member of FORL (the organisation responsible for organising Lancashire Day) and the Chair of the Bacup 2040 Partnership Board, responsible for the redevelopment of Bacup’s town centre.
“Simon is a hardworking and passionate online marketing expert. He loves what he does, and that shows in the results he gets.” – Gary Bennion, Managing Director
“Simon takes the right, ethical approach to SEO and digital marketing. He’s constantly looking to improve and develop methods of obtaining first-class, long-lasting results for his clients’ websites.” – Mark Walters, Freelance SEO Consultant
“Simon is at the top of his game and a pleasure to work with; very willing to share knowledge and experience which in turn has allowed me to get to grips with the fantastic Marketing and PR strategies he has developed. Simon it is a pleasure to recommend you!” – Amy Victoria Horsfield, Account Manager
“Having worked with Simon on our performance display solution, Simon displays a creative, yet keenly analytical mind. Combined with an easy-going nature and continued focus on driving exceptional ROI, makes him the perfect client to work with.” – Kelly Paris, UK Mid Market Sales Manager
If you’d like to get in touch to speak to Simon about anything related to GrowTraffic or SEO, please do! Whether you’re in need of an SEO Consultant or just have an issue that’s causing you a headache, Simon is always happy to help or offer his advice.