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Marion Jacobson
Works at Dex Media Inc.
Attended University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Lives in Fort Worth
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Managing the essentials that drive traffic, visibility and engagement on our B2B and B2C web properties. That includes SEO, SEM, Social Media and Content.
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Helping businesses succeed online since 2001. Blogging, editing, SEO, SEM, social media, website building, marketing.
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  • Dex Media Inc.
    Sr. Manager - Digital Traffic Services, 2007 - present
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Fort Worth
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Chicago - Freising, Germany - Louisville, KY - Champaign, IL
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Writer, editor, happy knitter.
Introduction
I manage a great group of talented folks who specialize in SEO, SEM, Social Media and Content writing. In my spare time, I'm the Editor-in-Chief of our corporate blog.
 
Dex Media, Inc. provides local search marketing services to small and medium sized businesses. Websites, mobile websites, PPC, online advertising, SEO, social media, reputation monitoring, multimedia marketing, direct mail, directory listings and print marketing for SMBs.They run their businesses; we run their marketing.
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It ain't braggin' if you can do it.
Education
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
    English
  • Northwestern University
    Writing, German
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We sometimes hear from folks who tell us that we are "crazy" or "out of touch" or they want to know where they can recycle these "relics" that have been de
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If you search on Google for a location-based business, you have undoubtedly seen what's called the "seven pack" of businesses with little locator links on
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So you've decided you want to plunge into the fast-paced, thrill-a-minute world of blogging, but you're having trouble getting started. Or finishing. Or fi
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Chart courtesy of AutoMD Did you know that most women would rather go to the Dentist than have to take their car in to be repaired? Did you also know that
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As a publisher of yellow pages directories, we often get questions about our environmental practices. We also get people asking why we continue to print pa
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In a phrase, the Local On-Demand Economy (LODE) is "the uberfication of local services", according to local media research experts BIA/Kelsey. What does th
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Of course you have a website for your business, but is it little more than a static placeholder online? A digital business card or sales brochure? Or is it
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This month we surveyed small businesses, asking them 7 basic questions about their advertising/marketing strategy right now and for the next 12 months. The
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We're pretty pleased (and proud of the fact) that our blog keeps attracting great traffic, and we keep a close watch on performance. It's interesting to se
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Dex Media hosts regular FREE marketing seminars for small business owners, and we held our most recent one May 19 in Dallas.
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Or How to Get Along With Google Penguin Ever since Google announced its Penguin algorithm update in April 2012, small business website owners have been tol
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How Blogging Helps You Market Your Business [Infographic]
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Are You Accepting Mobile Payments Yet?
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10 Tips for Great SEO Copywriting in 2013 [Infographic]
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Don’t Give Up on Your Blog
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7 Ways to Grow the RIGHT Kind of Traffic to Your Website
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It's gratifying to see traffic numbers increase for your website, but unless those visitors are potential customers, the numbers aren't help

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Want to Know About Content Marketing? [Infographic]
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What is content marketing, you ask? Very simply, it's when you publish useful, non-advertisey content (text, photos, videos, audio, surveys,

8 Ways Your Website Can Hurt Your Business
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If you've given more thought to what it says on your business cards than what your website says about your business, you might be better off

Keywords Still Matter to the Search Engines
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If you have a business website, you've undoubtedly heard about keywords and recently you may have heard that keywords don't really matter. A

Dex One and SuperMedia Complete Merger, Move Forward Together as Dex Media
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Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Twitter for Business
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In case you're not familiar with it, the newly refreshed Twitter for Business website has great resources for small businesses. If you're th

Want More Leads? Build a Better Landing Page
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If your online advertising is bringing you more business than you can handle, you may not need to read this. You can still benefit, though,

What is Reputation Management?
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Reputation management has undergone major changes in the past 5 years. It still means exactly the same thing it always has; it's anything yo

Reviewing Reviews [Infographic]
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Using data from over 20 respected sources, the folks at PeopleClaim have put together the following infographic on online reviews. They were