It’s Not Too Late – Avoid Upcoming Google Penguin Updates

Update: Since this post was written, we learned the Penguin updates expected at the end of the year have been delayed until 2016, according to a Google spokesperson. It appears they’re waiting until after the holidays for the next big roll-out. Speculators suggest that a big change during the holidays could be devastating to businesses […]

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Saving Content Marketing from Itself in 1 Easy Step

In the words of the A-Team’s John “Hannibal” Smith: “I love it when a plan comes together!” In this case “the plan” was more of a general aggravation and fear that lingered over four months and ended with a simple answer for saving Content Marketing from itself before it’s too late. Does it need saving, […]

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Bringing Outbound Demand Generation to Digital C4

How many of you are worn out from chasing Google’s tail with SEO? No need for a show of hands. We live your pain every single day. Ask any SEO expert and they’ll tell you that while you still need to employ smart on-page best practices, the industry is moving more and more to one […]

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What My Crazy Vacation and Running a Startup Have in Common

While there are a lot of traits that might be considered requirements for running a startup, there are two that came to mind as I made my way back from a rather interesting vacation; resiliency and the ability to laugh and smile. These two traits can get you through quite a number of situations; situations […]

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What Kids (and Potatoes) Taught Me Today

So, today I had the distinct privilege of being a chaperone for my daughter’s second grade class as they set out for the Oregon Food Bank to volunteer. You see, May 8th is Mount Hood Climb Service Day at her school, where every student from Pre-K to grade 12 does community volunteering to honor the […]

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Has your site been hacked? Yah, so has mine.

You’re not alone if your site has been hacked recently. We’ve been hacked multiple times in the past few months. It seems that once you’re on “the list” you’re life is going to be miserable until you do something about it. So, do something about it is what I decided to do. Hopefully I’ll be […]

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2013 Digital Marketing Insights

Last year we provided you with our first Digital Insights – a look into the year ahead in Digital Marketing. Some predictions we got right; some we didn’t, but we hope that our thoughts helped you plan for the year ahead. Again this year, we’ve outlined 12 things to consider as you plan your strategies […]

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