Damon Burton

SEO & Internet Marketing Blog
Fame, Suicide, Sexuality, Jealousy, Boxing, M&M’s and Kids

Fame, Suicide, Sexuality, Jealousy, Boxing, M&M’s and Kids

Here's a real-life short story about suicide, sexuality, jealousy, M&M's, kids, and world heavyweight boxing champion Tyson Fury. My following of Tyson Fury is new. I didn't know anything about him until I watched him defeat Deontay Wilder in Feb, 2020. From what...

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I’m one of the lucky ones

I’m one of the lucky ones

March 2020 was the only moment the recession impacted my business.  SEO National had one client cancel (tourism industry) and two reduce budget. Everyone else was all in on me and my team to keep generating revenue for them. And we did. Not only were we blessed to not...

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Fight For Relationships, Not Sales

Fight For Relationships, Not Sales

Passed on $5,000, even though the customer budgeted for it. Delayed gratification and not taking advantage of your customers is how you earn trust. Fight for relationships, not sales.

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Paid Ads Are Dying

Paid Ads Are Dying

Oh, man.  Do you know how many times I've read "SEO is dead" in my 14 year career?  Take that number and multiply it by infinity. I'm never a marketer to throw rocks at other forms of advertising.  It's a bit of irony though after all these years to see that search...

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How I Grew My Business by 10% in One Day

How I Grew My Business by 10% in One Day

Here is how "free" becomes profitable. So much so that my company grew by 10% IN ONE DAY last week. Doing things at no cost has easily become my most profitable form of advertising. I spent two years painstakingly writing a book about search engine optimization. I...

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Endless Leads, $0 Spent

Endless Leads, $0 Spent

I don't fight for sales, but I have more leads than I can handle. I fight for relationships. Your reputation is what people say about you when you're not around. Taking care of people takes care of sales.

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What “Must Be Nice” Really Means

What “Must Be Nice” Really Means

Telling somebody "must be nice" says more about you than them. Common "must be nice's:" to travel to afford that to take time off to have that body to experience that to take your kids to do that anything you see anyone else doing that you are jealous of Saying "must...

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Don’t Like To, But I Do It

Don’t Like To, But I Do It

I don't like getting up at 5 am, but I do it. The don't wake up early to "out #hustle my competition." Don't care what they're doing. I suck at running, but I do it. I'm not the fastest runner, nor the slowest. Doesn't matter. I run because I give a shit about my...

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