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Stephen Galgocy
Works at Search Geek Solutions
Lives in Montclair, NJ
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Our business changes so rapidly, as do our roles, but we always put our customers first!
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Search Geek Solutions
130 McCosh Rd, Upper Montclair, NJ 07043
Hi,
I just wanted to stop by real quick and say how the Search Geeks have helped my site get noticed in Google. We needed to increase our business leads in a pretty competitive local space. We are #1 locally for our vertical.
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The internet will disappear!? - Wonderful article with thoughts on the future of the web by Google Chairman Eric Schmidt.
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Are you unhappy with your current SEO Agency? Then fire them.
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Google pushing to kill optimization by keyword?
 
What is Going On With Google's Bolding Of Keywords

Or, rather, lack thereof? I'm seeing this on any searches I perform while logged into either of my profiles/accounts...
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The #Social Imperative for CEOs — Infographic +Social Media Examiner 
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I'd like to start out by saying that I love Mashable. I see their posts on my FB feed multiple times per day, and click at least 1-2 and read and skim. According to some sources, they put out up to 30+ posts per day, but
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Pay attention to your User Experience!
Gain a deeper understanding of what's really going on with your Google and your SEO by stepping away from causation for a moment and focusing on correlation. Rand explains.
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On the phone with a rep from Google Wallet trying to verify my locked acct. I told the rep that I "blame Matt Cutts". Did not go over well at all.
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We love when our clients get great reviews!
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Van Arsdale Painting
10 Willard Pl, Montclair, NJ 07042
They did some work in our living room and fixed a whole side of out exterior paint. They used high quality product and we are proud of the work.
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In case you missed it, here is the 2014 Local Search Ranking Factors report from David Mihm. 
Many of you have been tweeting, emailing, asking in conference Q&As, or just generally awaiting this year's Local Search Ranking Factors survey results. Here they are!
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How many of you made a joke in a meeting today and were met with this?
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A logician's wife is having a baby. The doctor immediately hands the newborn to the dad. The wife says, "Is it a boy or a girl?" The logician says, "Yes."
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Work
Occupation
Search Engine Marketing, Web Design, Omni-Channel Marketing
Skills
Web Design | Search Marketing | Social Media Marketing | Mobile Development - SEO, SMM, PPC, SEM, UX, HTML, PHP, ROR
Employment
  • Search Geek Solutions
    Search Marketing Manager, 2006 - present
  • Capitol lighting
    Search Marketing Manager, 2012 - present
  • Lakeview Health Systems
    SEO Manager, 2010 - 2011
  • TheLadders.com
    SEO Specialist, 2009 - 2010
  • Lexisnexis
    SEO Specialist, 2008 - 2009
Basic Information
Gender
Male
Looking for
Friends, Networking
Relationship
Married
Story
Tagline
Search Engine Marketer, Entrepreneur, Husband, Father, Guitar Player, Beach Enthusiast, Runner
Introduction

I have worked as a search engine marketing (SEM) professional for over 7 years with companies both large and small, as well as an independent consultant. My experience includes Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Pay Per Click (PPC), Multivariate Testing (MVT), Social Media Marketing (SMM), User Experience (UX), Conversion Rate Optimization (CRO), Web Design - HTML, XML, PHP, Javascript, CSS design, and lead generation.

Some of the marketing verticals I have experience with are: healthcare, career search, lawyers and legal professional services; ecommerce; photography; wedding planning; music; local seo and web design services.

My education has focused primarily on business. Internet Marketing has been my primary career focus, although writing music is and always will be my first love.

Published work includes music, video, and web content.

Specialties

Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Pay Per Click (PPC), Multivariate Testing (MVT), Social Media Marketing (SMM), User Experience (UX), Conversion Rate Optimization (CRO), Web Design - HTML, XML, PHP, Javascript, CSS, 
Video Post-Production Editing, Audio Engineering.

Bragging rights
New Father of One | Played CBGBs before it closed
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Currently
Montclair, NJ
Previously
Bloomfield, NJ - Delray Beach, FL - Bethlehem, PA