Chris Marentis

For nearly three decades, Chris Marentis, founder and CEO of Surefire Social, has been responsible for driving innovation and sales growth for large media and e-commerce brands as well as start-ups. With a long-history of counseling local businesses about their marketing efforts, Marentis provides insight on what it takes for small businesses to succeed and thrive in today’s evolving digital environment. His notable career includes creating the foundational blueprints for online marketing, e-commerce and content branding for AOL's Interactive Marketing group, where he served as Senior Vice President. While CEO of Clearspring Technologies, Marentis developed one of the most widely adopted venture-backed Web 2.0 technology platforms. Marentis is a frequent speaker at local digital marketing conferences and a contributor to SMB and technology-focused publications.

Generating Leads With Mobile Marketing & Responsive Design

How Marketers Track SEO Performance Today

Facebook Kills “Like Gate” In Ads

Advanced Link Building Tips For Internet Marketers That Drive Leads

Compelling Statistics on Drop in Organic Facebook Post Reach

How to Drive Returns From Upcoming Pinterest Ads and Other Need to Know Information

Expert Tips For PPC Ads That Drive Leads

How Blogging Can Increase Your Organic Search Results

Simple Image Optimization Steps That Can Boost Your Site’s Ranking

7 Tips for the Ultimate Infographic

Four Backlink Types That Will Hurt Your Google Rankings

Use Vine Videos To Make An Impact On Twitter

How Google Adwords Can Do More Than Drive Site Traffic

What You Need To Know About Long-Tail Keywords In SEO

Facebook Is Becoming A Major Player In Local Search

Important Local Search Trends To Watch

Facebook’s News Feed Update Is Directed To Users

Prepare Your Website To Be Successful With Local Search

Facebook Graph Search Offers New Marketing Opportunities

Local SEO Citations Are No Longer A Secret

Search For Business Has Gone Local – Bring In The Experts

Is Your Local Business Blog Resonating With Your Readers?

How To Generate A Never Ending List Of Great Social Media Marketing Topics

Exponentially Increase Your Fan Base With Sponsored Facebook Stories