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Jayson DeMers

Jayson DeMers

VIP Contributor / Founder and CEO, AudienceBloom

Jayson DeMers is founder and CEO of AudienceBloom, a Seattle-based SEO agency. He's the author of the ebook, The Definitive Guide to Marketing Your Business Online.

More From Jayson DeMers

Masters of Scale

Why I Spent Hours Conducting Research for My First Clients -- All Before I Was Paid a Dime

All that extra time helped me build my company into the multi-million dollar agency it is today.
Starting a Business

Will Entrepreneurship Make You Rich? A Realistic Perspective.

If you become an entrepreneur just because you see it as a shortcut to "get rich," you may need to rethink your priorities. However, entrepreneurship does offer significant potential.
loneliness

5 Psychological Burdens of Being an Entrepreneur

It's not often talked about, but entrepreneurship is incredibly lonely. What are you doing to deal with this?
customer trust

7 Ways to Build Consumer Trust Naturally

Trust can't be established quickly or through gimmicks. Companies that have lost consumer trust -- you know the ones -- know this all too well.
SEO Tips

7 SEO Mysteries Solved

If you're adhering to best practices and a sudden disruption occurs, don't feel disheartened. Instead, check out these handy tips.
Productivity

The 6 Factors That Lead to Wasted Mornings (and How to Curb Them)

Ever made it to noon and wondered, "Where did the morning go?" You have? Lots of times? Then you're just like the rest of us.
Brands

7 Factors That Make a Brand Stand Out

Without a strong brand at the foundation of your campaigns, you'll just be more white noise to the average consumer.
Managing Teams

Does Your Marketing Team Have These 9 All-Star Qualities?

Does your team have good communication, leadership, goal orientation and, most importantly, passion? If not, you've got work to do.
Starting a Business

7 Misconceptions About Entrepreneurship

You may expect that success will come fast (or not at all). You may see entrepreneurship as an easy way to get rich. But these assumptions are false.
Leadership Accountability

How to Recognize Your Biggest Weaknesses As a Leader (and Why You Should)

Work to see your weaknesses as fundamental aspects of your character as a leader, and do what you can to mitigate their effects.
Content Marketing

How Much Should You Invest in Content Marketing?

Some entrepreneurs are reluctant to invest anything at all until they know a particular strategy will work. That's not smart.
Company Culture

Why a 'Living and Breathing' Company Culture Isn't Always a Good Thing

It all stems from our arguably temporary obsession with the importance of company culture.
Emotional Intelligence

5 Reasons You Need Emotionally Intelligent Employees (and How to Find Them)

A manager's ability to identify and manage personal emotions and the emotions of others can have a surprisingly powerful impact on your company's overall performance.
Business Failure

7 Reasons Your First Business Will Fail

If you understand why this is the case, you'll be able to better prepare yourself and potentially avoid some of the pitfalls of first-time business ownership.
Problem Solving

7 Ways to Help Your Employees Become Better Problem-Solvers

Your employees are the ones who will carry your business to success. So, follow these steps to enable them to tackle problems on their own.