Category Archives: Industry News

It’s a Good Time To Be In Pay Per Click

When I was a junior in college I came to a crossroad that ultimately shaped my career. I had been offered an internship at Publicis, a traditional ad agency that is well known, and I accepted about 7 months before I was going to start. However, between accepting the internship and starting it I was […]

Gila Monsters Go Back To The Place Where It All Began

*Update View the Presentations for the event here: Leveraging the power of SEO with your local business (by Matt Siltala) View more presentations from Dream Systems Media Social media-roi by David Mink View more presentations from Dream Systems Media Some pictures from the event: Just about 24 hours from now Matt and I will once again […]

Pubcon Hawaii 2012 Slide Deck on Blended SERPs

Had a blast in Hawaii during Pubcon Paradise 2012. Here is my slide deck for those that may have not found it already on SlideDeck. This presentation explored the blended world of social coming into play in the SERPs. With sites like G+, Facebook and Twitter filling up the SERPs you need to make sure […]

DSM looking forward to Pubcon Hawaii

  Pubcon Hawaii 2012 is just around the corner, and I am looking forward to attending, speaking and modering. Pubcon is, and always has been one of my favorite conferences throughout the year.  The entire Dream Systems Media crew will be on the Island enjoying the conference and networking. We have already been passing around […]

SOPA – The Pirates Are Coming to Loot…Are you Ready to be Plundered?

It has been intriguing to see the comments and analysis of the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) over the past few weeks. For the most part, this legislation has been viewed as a speech squelching, entrepreneur killing, economy halting piece of legislation. After personally reading SOPA (yes, all 78 pages), I find some merit to these arguments and it appears that too much power would be put into […]

Staffers Gone Wild – Protecting Your Business from Damaging Social Media Content

Recently, an episode of “Staffers Gone Wild” played out on the internet with the unbelievable tweets of government staff members being broadcast for all to see. Isn’t it comforting to know that your hard earned tax dollars are being spent to fund the watching of Nirvana videos or support drinking while on the job? I’m […]

How to Work Your Way Out of Corporate America Hell

Yes, this is a post targeted directly at some of my closest friends who are still tied down by the chains of Corporate America. I probably don’t speak to them often enough; it’s not because I don’t like them, it’s simply because each time we meet and begin talking, the conversation turns negative nine times […]

Legal Issues of Domain Names and Trademarks – Pubcon Vegas 2011

Privacy Law Developments – Las Vegas PubCon 2011 – My powerpoint aims to provide a synopsis on some of the most recent and relevant privacy law developments affecting Internet business and marketing — from security breach notification statute amendments to the SEC’s Guidance on cyber security and disclosure. Legal issues of domain names & trademarks View more presentations from Dream […]

Competitive Intelligence Presentation – Pubcon Vegas 2011

Here is my presentation from Pubcon Vegas 2011 on Competitive Intelligence. This was a great panel and I am hoping everybody learned a ton! Enjoy! Competitive Intelligence Pubcon Vegas View more presentations from Dream Systems Media Pubcon Vegas 2011 Competitive Intelligence session write-ups: http://www.aimclearblog.com/2011/11/14/reconnaissance-round-up-killer-competitive-intelligence-tools-tactics/ http://outspokenmedia.com/internet-marketing-conferences/competitive-intelligence-tools-and-tactics/ http://www.searchenginejournal.com/pubcon-2011-recaps-of-sessions-links-to-photos/35841/ http://www.seo.com/blog/pubcon-las-vegas-day-3-key-takeaways/