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Tom Schmitz
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Seeing customer experience relegated to one layer at the bottom of marketing-sales funnels is a broken model. Look at the elements of CEX success to see the big picture and where marketing and CEX ought to work together.
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Wrote a long article today. This will be the basis for more content, but it stands well on it's own too.
Visit this step-by-step list of how to SEO optimize individual web pages. Includes a discussion of what is quality content.
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This is a great way to 'over arch' your week. It does not replace daily planning, but it sure makes daily planning easier.
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The Marketing Generation Funnel is easy to understand, is mission driven, and clearly separates the marketing and sales functions.
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The CEOs and VPs in this list is an amazing collection of experts. 
Here's some amazing advice to hopeful entrepreneurs from an entire host of experienced start-up leaders. Read what they have to say on the Smartsheet blog. Then, add your own advice to the comments for a chance to win a free year of Smartsheet.
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Thank you for introducing me to Chartelligence!
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Internet Marketer (SEO & Social Media) by day. Resident weekend club DJ by night.
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  • Schmitz Marketing
    Founder, 2012 - present
    I perform Internet marketing consulting. While I'm best known for SEO and social media, my services extend into all areas of inbound marketing. I provide audits, analysis and recommendations as well as hands-on work-product including website architecture design, keyword charts, content and social media planning, copy editing and promotional outreach. I can help sites diagnose and recover from search engine penalties. I work directly with businesses and sub-contract for other agencies. I also write a monthly intermediate to expert level SEO column for Search Engine Land.
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