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Joshua M. | Elance
Last Sign-in: Jul 1, 2015

Joshua M.

White Hat & Sustainable SEO, Adwords and Analytics
   United States
  |   Claymont, DE
  |  1:56 am Local Time


I'll get your website to page 1 on Google, and get your Ads the most target traffic at the lowest CPC.

I'm a highly analytical, organized, fast-learning, results-producing online marketing professional who's been planning & leading comprehensive marketing strategies from 2008 to 2014.

I've successfully driven traffic growth in targeted markets by implementing fundamental SEO & PPC strategies, so much so that most clients continue our business relationship outside of Elance one the project is finished.

I follow Google's core guidelines for...

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Mar 3, 2014|Data Analysis|$100|Completed
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I prove with 5 years of evidence what the most effective strategy is for generating...
I haven't optimized since 2008, and it still ranks TOP 5 for...
I haven't optimized since 2008, and it still ranks TOP 5 for...
I haven't optimized since 2008, and it still ranks TOP 5 for...
I haven't optimized since 2008, and it still ranks TOP 5 for... is first over 283 thousand results for "kitchen...
PremiereLimo is first in local results and second in organic results over 144 thousand...
I haven't optimized since 2008, and it still ranks TOP 10 for... hovers between SERP 1 & SERP 2 (pos 10-11) for "Ny... hovers between SERP 1 & SERP 2 (pos 10-11) for "Ny...
Notice how high I was able to get this client's Click-Through Rate (CTR). Click-Through...
Keyword: rental amusement rides nj
Keyword: Obstacle Course in NJ
Keyword: Rent Inflatable Bouncers NJ
This was the 1st month in the advertising campaign's season. Keywords had an average...
By the middle of this campaign's season, we were generating a Click-Through Rate (CTR)...
By the end of the campaign's season, we saw a decrease in Click-Through Rate (CTR) and...
Keyword: Blow Up Slides for Rent NJ
Keyword: Rent Carnival Rides NJ
Compare this screenshot with "Adwords_Comparison(4.19.2012)" and note the...
Compare this screenshot with "Adwords_Comparison(4.19.2011)" and note the...
Monthly keyword traffic = 24,000 searches. 2-3% for any campaign is respectible, but...
Website reached rank #1 for the search term 'Lyrics Writing Lessons', out of 2.58...
100% relevancy to target keywords.
For term 'Fundamentals of Writing Lyrics' (only 100,000 indexed web pages, but website...

Skills (10)

Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
Search Engine Optimization Test
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Google Analytics
Google Analytics
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Google Webmaster Central
Knowledge of Google Webmaster Central Test
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Google AdSense
Google Adsense
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Google AdWords
Google AdWords
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Knowledge of Google AdWords Test
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Social Media Marketing
Social Media Marketing Test
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Search Engine Marketing (SEM)
Search Engine Marketing
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Search Engine Marketing Certification
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FrontPage 2000
Computer Skills
Microsoft Word

Service Description

***Search Engine Optimization: Onsite work to Search Engine Ranking

1. Website Audit & Market Analysis
- Content Questionnaire for developing page content
- Preliminary analysis on any site errors & weaknesses
- Determine the maximum recommended # of keywords for your site
- Determine proper site hierarchy (to establish proper page authority)

2. Keyword Research
- Using Content Questionnaire
- Using Google Adwords Planner Tool
- Using KeywordSpy (and other free tools)
- Using your competitors' websites
- You and I will confirm the list of target keywords (based on the maximum # recommended for your website)

3. On-Page Optimization
- Write Rich, Engaging & Relevant Content that compels an action
- Install rich snippets (to comply with Google)
- Alt Image Tags
- Heading Tags
- Meta Tags
- Title Tags
- Anchor Text Links (within limits)
- Canonical Links
- Implement Internal Linking Strategy (for page Authority)
- W3C compliance & server optimization
- Google Analytics Integration (for tracking analysis)
- Social Media Integration (for easier sharing of content-rich pages)
- Filename/URL Optimization

4. Off-Site Optimization
- Optimize Submission Files (robots.txt, sitemap.xml, htaccess, xml feeds)
- Re/submit files directly to Google & Bing/Yahoo
- Optimize Webmaster Tools settings & problems
- Referral Traffic Building Strategies
| Social Media Platforms (start or increase following)...

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Online Marketing Services
Online Marketing Professional (SEO, PPC, SMM)
2008 - Present
Since September 2008; by successfully providing SEO & PPC services for clients through Elance, I was fortunate enough to quickly grow a list of repeat clients and maintain strong business...
Learn About Writing Lyics (Music Education)
Web Designer, Webpage Copywriter, Online Marketer
2006 - 2008
"" is my living portfolio of SEO and SEM expertise, built to target aspiring lyrics writers ages 13-25. Since I didn't have a portfolio of clients to reference when I...
J. Phillip Music Production (self-employment)
Music Composer, Lyric Writer, Website Designer
2004 - 2008
After learning necessary I.S. skills from Temple University, I attempted my first self-employment venture. Music is my first love, so I used my university education to build a website and started...
The Fountains (Retirement Apartments)
Dishwasher, Utility
2002 - 2004
I took this job to financially support myself during enrollment at Temple University. Because it's location was Center-city Philadelphia, I was able to easily commute back and forth between job...
Fishman & Tobin, Inc (Clothing Manufacturing)
Office Clerical, Data Entry, Accounts Payable
2000 - 2002
My employers loved my work ethic - and attention to detail - so much that they asked me to stay and perform other duties in the company to help with day-to-day operation. I was hired full-time;...
Fishman & Tobin, Inc (Clothing Manufacturing)
Graphics Design
2000 - 2000
This job marked "getting my feet wet" for the first time in the working world. I took a semester off after HS graduation and worked part-time as a computer artist, reprocessing photographic jpeg...


Temple University
Associates - C Programming, HTML, Information Sciences, Music Theory
2001 - 2003
West Philadelphia Catholic High School
Diploma (Advanced Track Placement)
1996 - 2000
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Search Engine Optimization
Search Engine
Search Results
Google Adwords
Social Media
Lead Generation
Online Marketing
Google Analytics
Adwords Management
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  • 12 months
  • Lifetime
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Member Since
July 2008
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Joshua M.