Record growth at DPG by Steve Shipside in Real Estate 26 Apr 2012 The U.K.’s Digital Property Group (DPG) is enjoying a golden patch according to a slew of announcements from the stable. Firstly the number of visits is up by 20 per cent on last year’s first quarter to 18.2 million. Next the number of email and phone leads is up over 40 per cent over the same period and the group recently signed its 15,000th member which means a 29 per cent growth compared to las This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. Share DPGzoopla Steve Shipside Steve Shipside has been a technology and business journalist since 1990. He has written for numerous daily newspapers (Guardian, Times, Telegraph etc.), websites (including the BBC), and TV (he was a presenter for the Blue Chip business program on Sky TV). Over the years he has written just about everything from celebrity chef interviews for Healthy Eating magazine to Spice Girls profiles for French fashion magazine Citizen K. His specialty, however, is communications and marketing, which is a subject that he covered extensively for Wired as well as trade titles Campaign, Ads International, and Revolution. He has also published books on e-marketing (Capstone), presentations (Dorling Kindersley), communicating effectively (DK), and CVs (Dummies guides). He is based in Paris and London and writes news, features, and analysis on the U.K. and French markets for the AIM Group, as well as training French newspaper journalists in the dark arts of social media.