ROCKtober is almost over…

Dear friends, clients, countrymen/women, hello! October was quite a busy month for me with not one, but TWO TV appearances. It’s very important to me to keep helping spread information to the rest of the world about what happens here in Silicon Valley. I was excited to do my largest appearance yet (viewing area 2M+) […]

Influencer Trends for 2019

Once you have begun your journey of monetizing your social media, there is more work ahead to gain the best presence online. Upcoming trends are often rearing their heads, so making sure you’re in touch with what is trending is also key. To enhance your social monetization, here are some key points to learn from, […]

Social Media Monetization Tips from our very own CEO

Advertising can be quite expensive for businesses that are just starting out. With social media as the heart of communication today, startups have the opportunity to break the ice, building brand awareness, and a connection with their consumers. The Hardest part is figuring out how to start if you don’t have any experience. So how do […]

Our CEO conquering the Future of Blockchain

On Tuesday, June 26th CircleClick Media CEO, Anne Ahola Ward spoke at the sold out “Future of Blockchain” event hosted by Runway. Runway is a technology innovation hub bringing together entrepreneurs, startups, VCs, mentors, Fortune 500 Corporations, and industry experts. This hub provides co-working space to entrepreneurs, accelerator programs for high-growth startups, corporate innovation services […]

Conference email spam, by the numbers

One of the weirder things I like to do when I attend conferences is to create a unique email address. The main reason for this is so that I can be aware of when my email gets released or sold to 3rd parties (which happens frequently). When you attend a marketing conference you have to […]

What would I ask Mark Zuckerberg?

If I were in Congress, what 4 questions in 4 minutes would I try to ask Mark Zuckerberg? What is Facebook’s role in the world? With 2+ billion users, are you the internet’s police? You cannot seem to control the illegal drug market for oxycontin on Facebook yet you shut down all Crypto ads in […]

Keyword Research Cloud

How to Approach Keyword Research in 2018

Okay so you’re looking for some up-to-date best practices when it comes to doing keyword research for your next blog post. I have some good news for you: in a lot of ways, it’s much easier than it used to be. However, the end goals have changed somewhat, and it’s important to understand the value […]

a quick history of google algorithm updates

A Quick History of Google Algorithm Updates (2018)

Google’s search algorithms are ever-changing to create a better user experience for casual Internet surfers. Google’s algorithms are improved at least 500 to 600 times a year, making it difficult for the SEO community and websites to stay at the top of Search engine results pages (SERPs). Below is a brief history on some of […]