Jayson DeMers

Jayson DeMers

Founder and CEO, AudienceBloom

Jayson DeMers is founder and CEO of AudienceBloom, a Seattle-based SEO agency. He also started Crackerize.com, a lyrics-humor website. He's the author of the ebook, “The Definitive Guide to Marketing Your Business Online.”

The 5 Most Successful Work Environments (and the 5 Worst)
Team-Building

The 5 Most Successful Work Environments (and the 5 Worst)

What's your environment like? 'Nine to five' and 'sink or swim'? Or individually focused, with a strong team spirit?
10 Bad Habits Preventing Your Business From Succeeding
Control What You Can

10 Bad Habits Preventing Your Business From Succeeding

Micromanaging, worrying too much about money and being reactive instead of proactive could keep your fledgling from taking flight.
The 5 Biggest Psychological Hurdles of Entrepreneurship
Mental Health

The 5 Biggest Psychological Hurdles of Entrepreneurship

Remain cognizant of the potential mental pitfalls you'll face, usually alone, and keep moving forward.
10 Ways to Learn About Your Target Audience
Business Optimization

10 Ways to Learn About Your Target Audience

Who are these people? Be sure to challenge your own assumptions.
5 Reasons Entrepreneurs Must Be Salespeople More Than Visionaries
Data-Driven Marketing

5 Reasons Entrepreneurs Must Be Salespeople More Than Visionaries

Great ideas are essential, of course. But even amazing ideas can flounder if they aren't sold effectively.
The 5 Most Damaging Marketing Mistakes New Entrepreneurs Make
Data-Driven Marketing

The 5 Most Damaging Marketing Mistakes New Entrepreneurs Make

One thing to learn is that you can't market to everyone all at once, just because 'everyone' is the largest possible audience.
10 Regrets Most Entrepreneurs Eventually Face
Entrepreneurial Mindset

10 Regrets Most Entrepreneurs Eventually Face

Burning bridges? Putting off company culture?
How Much Does Leadership Actually Matter in a Startup?
Ready To Launch

How Much Does Leadership Actually Matter in a Startup?

What difference does luck or early-stage timing or anything else make in terms of a leader's success?
Do These 50 Things Regularly and You'll Become a Better Entrepreneur
Habits

Do These 50 Things Regularly and You'll Become a Better Entrepreneur

Read! Talk to strangers! Focus on your customers! These practices are part and parcel of a smart, healthy operation.
The 10 Golden Rules of Effective Management
Control What You Can

The 10 Golden Rules of Effective Management

The first rule? Be consistent.
10 New Year's Resolutions to Make You a Better Communicator
Communications Strategies

10 New Year's Resolutions to Make You a Better Communicator

Have you considered how simply shutting up and listening could make you more effective?
50 Thoughts That Can Motivate You to Do Anything
Performance Ignited

50 Thoughts That Can Motivate You to Do Anything

'This is why I can' should be your motto for storming your way into 2016.
The Online Marketing Myth That Hooks Every New Entrepreneur
Data-Driven Marketing

The Online Marketing Myth That Hooks Every New Entrepreneur

The cold, hard truth is that marketing is imprecise and less than predictable, and entrepreneurs have to accept that.
5 Things Entrepreneurs Shouldn't Forget About Social Media
Data-Driven Marketing

5 Things Entrepreneurs Shouldn't Forget About Social Media

Social media isn't a podium for your advertising. Think of it instead as an open table in a coffee shop.
5 Steps to Becoming the 'Face' of Your Company
Data-Driven Marketing

5 Steps to Becoming the 'Face' of Your Company

Just the presence of a human face on your web site can increase conversion rates. So put yours out there.