Platypus Digital

What we do


We help charities recruit regular givers and fundraisers, deliver top notch digital training and help them do better digital work.

Who we’ve worked with

Latest blog posts


Understanding Search: what is search intent?

We ask Google more questions than anyone else in our lives. The search engine is used as a research tool, an agony aunt and a means to find content that will help us achieve our goals.

Google is the world’s most popular search engine because it provides the most relevant results. They have a sterling reputation and they maintain it by making sure that the adverts that are served are extremely relevant, whether those websites are …Read More


How to apply for the Google Ads Grant

Google offers registered charities up to $10,000 of in-kind advertising spend each month through the Ad Grants program. This amazing resource enables charities to attract service users, supporters and donors to their websites, and generate valuable donations by appearing in Google search results.

In this guide, we will cover the basic steps you need to take to join the Ad Grants programme. There are some tricky steps, but it’s 100% worth sticking with it to help …Read More

Platypus shortlisted for three awards this month

We’re really happy to be shortlisted for three awards this month!

Best Small PPC Agency at the UK Search Awards
Best Promotion at the Drum Agency Business Awards
Best Agency for Corporate Purpose, also at the Drum Agency Business Awards

We’re particularly proud of that last one. We like to think our agency values align us more closely with charities than other agencies, and we’re really proud of them.

We’re also excited that our work as a Google Ads agency …Read More