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What is the secret to successful LinkedIn Ads? Get all the answers you need regarding targeting, performance, and creativity here!
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Find your best chance for success when advertising on your competitor’s branded search terms with these six actionable tips!
Occupying your competitor’s SERP space with a pay-per-click ad provides the ability to capture traffic and convert visitors into customers who may
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If you are attending Mozcon, don't miss Portent CEO Ian Lurie at the Tuesday Night Networking Event speaking about the one time 13 raccoons were in his kitchen.
Expand your knowledge with three days of forward-thinking sessions and networking with the brightest minds in the industry.
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Search experience is not consistent. Our blog can help you learn how to increase your search visibility in personalized and non-personalized search results.
If you grew up watching Sesame Street like me, you might have heard this song: One of these things is not like the others,One of these things just
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As crazy as the internet marketing world may seem, remember to create an efficient and valuable experience for your customers.
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Take a look at how Portent CEO Ian Lurie audits his own Twitter account!
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A post-mortem is a critical component when wrapping up any marketing project. Here's are 10 tips on how to do it the right way.
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Make sure to attend tonight's Networking Event at Mozcon! Portent CEO Ian Lurie will be making an appearance!
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“5 Ways to Grow Your Business Through Social Media”
Maintaining a strong social media presence takes a lot of work. The payoff can be incredible, though--growing your business through social media is very possible.
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If you are a B2B company, make sure you are picking the right platform to spend your money on. Learn more here!
Paid programmatic marketing on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and LinkedIn are hot topics right now for both B2B and B2C companies trying to take advantage of the massive boom in social media advertising. But B2B and B2C can be vastly different creatures in the ways they use social channels for advertising. [...]
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Smith Tower 506 2nd Ave #1700 Seattle, WA 98104
506 2nd Avenue #1700USWashingtonSeattle98104
(206) 575-3740portent.com
Internet Marketing Service, Website Designer
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Portent specializes in SEO, PPC, social media, content, analytics, creative services, and integrated online marketing strategy and implementation.
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"...spending minimal time and skill on small business owners AdWords accounts..."
"When it comes to Internet Marketing, they really 'get it."
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Jason Nelson
a year ago
We engaged with Portent for a PPC campaign through their 'PPC Essentials' program. Based on Portent's claims, description of services, customer reviews, and industry recognition we felt confident Portent's services would be useful in elevating the campaign's performance. We were sorely disappointed. After our agreement was finalized with the manager, we were assigned a specialist to our campaign. I monitored their activities on the account, and found the little work they performed was of poor quality. They set up new ad groups without extensions or mobile ads and their work was sloppy and near amateur. We terminated their services after only three weeks as a result. While they may say need more time to improve a campaign's performance, I'm not one for paying for low quality services. I would not recommend using the PPC Essentials plan. It appears to be geared towards taking advantage of the Portent name and spending minimal time and skill on small business owners AdWords accounts to maximize profits. My opinion in Portent as a company is seriously diminished.
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Charlie Cole
4 years ago
When I think of Portent Interactive, I think of synonyms for the word 'rad'. They are results driven experts who are personable and fun to work with.
A Google User
7 years ago
As a long-time partner of Portent Interactive, we've found them to be thoroughly knowledgeable about a stunning variety of internet marketing topics. Their deep and talented team goes the extra mile for us, putting in weekends and late night work when required. But it's not just effort, we get results too. They have helped us increase our total online revenue by huge amounts in the past 12 months. Great job, team and thank you, Portent!
A Google User
7 years ago
Thanks to the crew at Portent for supporting the Amgen Tour of California. Banana ManTracy, Anna, Brandon, Dan, Chris and the rest of the staff....Without them I wouldn't survive the week during the tour. Andrew
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Richard Elliott
a year ago
We engaged Portent to help with PPC, as part of their 'PPC Essentials' plan for small businesses. We chose them because of their claims about being leading experts in PPC. They convinced us we needed an "account audit" (US$800), which is no where mentioned on their 'Essentials' page. This audit basically consisted of a completely new set up on our Adwords account that appeared to be written by a two year old. The ad copy was so poor we asked them to rewrite it at least two times. When challenged about some of their logic, they sent long defensive emails by reply that showed us they really didn't look into our account in any depth. They then wanted us to pay in advance for the first month, however we were so worried by the lack of attention to detail we requested that they confirm they will provide a higher level of service, to which they replied that we needed to, "come to terms with their service and strategy”! Basically saying that as a customer we know nothing and should accept second-class service and support. We have asked for a reply from Ian Lauire ("Chairman"), asking for a response or refund, of which we have received neither. Portent's commitment to their customers is pathetic. Avoid at all costs.
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Doug Antkowiak
3 years ago
I highly recommend Portent.
A Google User
5 years ago
This is the second time I have worked with Portent Interactive and as far as I can tell they are some of the smartest internet people around. Ian and his team are creative, brilliant and do what they say when they say they will do it. We are VERY satisfied with the work we have done together.
A Google User
7 years ago
We have worked with Portent on various aspects of our search engine marketing and they truly are internet marketing experts. We have seen our search rankings improve and Web site traffic increase since we started working with them last year.