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Announcing the Credo Digital Marketing Jobs board

Posted by on June 19, 2018 in Announcements

For a long time, people have asked me to help them hire full time people. Whether a full time SEO, PPC specialist, or director of…

How to grow a business online in 2019

Posted by on June 14, 2018 in Marketing Strategies

Do you want to grow your business? Most entrepreneurs and marketers would say that they do. While there are those who are happy with where…

Is Google’s push towards local good for the consulting world?

Posted by on June 11, 2018 in Marketing Industry

Over the last few years, Google has undeniably made a lot of changes to their search results pages (SERPs). If you work in SEO you…

How to create a killer content pillar

Posted by on June 7, 2018 in SEO Tactics

Whether you’re working for a small business or publisher, what you’re often looking for is a sustainable source in growing their business or traffic. Blogging…

How to write a good digital marketing project brief

Posted by on June 5, 2018 in Business

Over the last few years we’ve seen 1,500+ businesses and $14M+ in digital marketing spend come through Credo. In that time, I’ve learned a lot….

Screaming Frog Alternatives

Posted by on May 29, 2018 in Recommendations

If you’re doing SEO, then you probably know about Screaming Frog. Screaming Frog has long been the gold standard in website crawling for most sites….

Why SEO doesn’t get the budget it deserves

Posted by on May 22, 2018 in Business

If you have ever worked in SEO or tried to get SEO done internally at your company, you know that the challenges are plentiful. Maybe…

SEO services are dead.

Posted by on May 15, 2018 in Marketing Industry

Generic SEO services are dead. If you sell generic “SEO services” as well as “web design services”, “social media services”, and other generic terms that…

How to use SEMrush for SEO competitor analysis

Posted by on May 8, 2018 in Marketing Strategies

If you’re looking to dominate the search results for your most important keywords (combination of traffic and profitability as gauged by CPC), then one of…

5 Marketing Lessons from an Overweight, Aging Professional Baseball Player

Posted by on May 1, 2018 in Marketing Strategies

Bartolo Colon is a professional baseball player who still experiences success after 21 seasons, despite being 44 years old and likely more than 300 pounds. Here’s what digital marketers can learn from his approach.

Zapier SEO Teardown

Posted by on April 20, 2018 in Case Studies

You might know Zapier, the connector-of-services SaaS company that is known for being a remote team and making it easy to build integrations between the…

Case study: Analyzing Drip’s (@getdrip) SEO migration audit and efforts

Posted by on April 18, 2018 in Case Studies

If you haven’t heard of it, Drip is an email service provider that allows you to do smart tagging and segmenting of lists to dynamically…

CredoCast Season 3 is officially wrapped

Posted by on April 11, 2018 in Announcements

I started experimenting with podcasting a few years ago. It’s taken off over the last few years, and over that course of time I’ve somehow…

Getting SEO done in the enterprise, with Kristan Bauer

Posted by on March 29, 2018 in CredoCast/SEO

Kristan Bauer is the former Director of SEO at Zillow, former SEO at Amazon, and has worked on Google properties and some of the other…

How to use content upgrades to build your email list

Posted by on March 27, 2018 in Marketing Strategies

If you are publishing content, whether for your business or as an entrepreneurial figurehead, and not capturing subscribers and email addresses then you are leaving…

Are you wasting budget on “content marketing”?

Posted by on March 15, 2018 in Growth/Marketing Strategies

Every business today needs to have an online presence. Whether it’s Yelp and Google My Business pages for a local business, listing pages for a…

SEMrush vs Moz

Posted by on March 13, 2018 in Product Comparisons

Get a free 7 day trial of SEMrush by using this link. SEMrush only offers free trials to partners like Credo, so use that link…

How to find someone’s email address

Posted by on March 8, 2018 in Growth/Sales

Sometimes you need to email someone but you don’t have their email address. Sure, you could go about tweeting at them, or DMing them, or…

Hubert P. @ 03/06/2018 10:26

Posted by on March 6, 2018 in Uncategorized

“Michelle and team are impressive! The feedback and ideas from our marketing strategy sessions were realistic and successful. A great marketing partner to have on…

Official WPengine Review from Credo

Posted by on March 6, 2018 in Recommendations

For a limited time, get 20% off Personal plans using our link. I’ve been building and hosting websites since 2008, since the very beginning of…

100k YouTube subscribers with 20 videos – How @backlinko identifies unfair advantages

Posted by on March 1, 2018 in CredoCast/Entrepreneurship/Growth/SEO

Brian Dean, if you don’t know him, is the founder of Backlinko. Started as an outlet for him to share what he’s learned, he’s built…