Damon Burton

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Avoid SEO “New Sheriffs”

Avoid SEO “New Sheriffs”

Always sad following up on past clients that we crushed it for years. Search engine optimization did so well that they were either acquired, or hired an in-house marketing team that wanted to fix what wasn't broken. I like to call them "new sheriffs." They're new in...

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SEO client retention

SEO client retention

Just had my team review our most recent 200 SEO clients to identify retention by industry in months. 🔥  This will help us identify which industries we can serve best. For example, coaching clients are low retention because they think they know it all. Surprised? 🤣...

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ClickFunnels SEO

ClickFunnels SEO

Everyone says you can't use ClickFunnels for SEO. So, I did a test to prove them wrong. I get why people say you can't use CF for SEO. 1 - It was built for funnels. Can't blame a fish for not being able to fly like a bird. They're built different. But everyone knows...

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First Investment Dividend

First Investment Dividend

8 or so years ago I invested $10k into a startup.  No guarantee of a return. In fact, the opposite.  When you private invest, the agreements literally say you will probably lose your money. This was back when I first started to have decent disposable income, but...

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Skater Sam

Skater Sam

Meet "Skater Sam." 🛹  It's the new buyer persona for my son's skateboarding brand I'm helping him build. Today was day 8'ish teaching him entrepreneurship for his home school hour. He's now done mapping out his inventory for his skateboard clothing brand, so we're...

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Breaking Generational Chains

Breaking Generational Chains

Most of us weren't educated by the adults in our lives. Most of us experienced trauma.  While I get it, it's not an excuse. My parents divorced when I was two. Mom remarried an alcoholic. Grew up lower-middle class, little-to-no disposable income, domestic violence,...

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Why Google Hates Slow Websites + How to Fix Yours

Why Google Hates Slow Websites + How to Fix Yours

Google hates slow websites and will punish you for it. Here's why, and what to do about it… The faster your website is, the more customers like it. The more customers like it, the more they buy. They more customers buy, the more Google shows the site because it solves...

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The Story of Birthday Waffles

The Story of Birthday Waffles

What do waffles, being rejected at an event, and dropping $50k after rejection have to do with Russell Brunson? It's his birthday, and here's what happened... Sometime around 2018 I started writing an SEO book.  At the same time I was building a small lakefront cabin...

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Is Google AI Algorithm Punishment Here?

Is Google AI Algorithm Punishment Here?

Hey, AI content users. Ready for a 40% decrease in visibility? Probably more? 📉 It's me, Damon.  You know, the SEO that you love to hate, because I say what's right, not what sells. That's been warning about leaning too heavily into AI content.  That's been preaching...

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