Becoming a Social Media Consultant

I have decided that I wanted to become a social media consultant on my own, after seeing a lot of success due to actions that I've implemented in the different places that I've worked. Over time, I've seen bosses make the big money (as they probably should- assuming the risk and such), but I've wondered if I can make it on my own. So I'm starting to blog about how I'm going about this transition … [Read more...]

SOPA and PIPA still exist, have serious implications for SEO

The world of SEO will be a different place if SOPA and PIPA are passed and signed into law here in the United States.  Many had thought that the Stop Online Piracy Act had been killed, but it turns out that Representative Lamar Smith is planning on reviving the act.  When are our representatives going to realize that we’ll vote them out if they continue to vote in favor of acts that hurt … [Read more...]

EZ Local Savings is hiring nationwide!

EZ Local Savings ( is looking for sales representatives. We are an established company with a great online presence (Page Rank 3). We are looking for motivated individuals to help sell our online local business advertisements. For every $75.00 you sell, you will make $50.00. Each $75 advertisements will give the advertiser a 6 month presence on our site. By only … [Read more...]

EZ Local Savings Relaunched Website

I’m currently (as of this writing in Dec 2011) the Director of Marketing, Social Media, and New Products at EZ Local Savings, a local business marketing company.  EZ Local Savings markets for local businesses through a variety of means, including social media, text message coupons, coupon books, direct mail, and more. One of the coolest things that we offer is pay for performance search … [Read more...]

SEO and 2011

  As I’m sitting here, perusing Craigslist and watching CNBC, I realize that I am surrounded by brands.  There are brands that we now realize are constantly in contact with us.  But why are these brands placed so near us all of the time? The answer, and I’m sure my web-savvy friends know this, is Search Engine Optimization, known as SEO.  SEO is important: think about human … [Read more...]