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Mark Collier | Elance
 
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Mark Collier

SEO Consultant, Founder TheOpenAlgorithm.com
   Ireland
  |   Sutton, Dublin

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $75

I am an independent SEO consultant with experience running SEO for clients as well as successfully running my own sites.

My primary SEO experience comes from running an industry funded groundbreaking study into the Google Algorithm.

I analysed over 300 million data points on 200 factors effecting the ranking of websites in Google on over 12,000 keywords.

All my research has been published on http://www.theopenalgorithm.com/category/correlation-data/.

My research has been covered extensively in the SEO industry e.g....

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Jan 5, 2012|Search Engine Optimization|Private|Completed

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Portfolio

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http://www.theopenalgorithm.com/seoleaks/google-in-irish-court/
Click on image to view full size. My post on SEOMoz's YouMoz blog that received over 60...
http://www.seomoz.org/ugc/the-bing-sting-facts-why-bing-arent-copying-google-11924
My Quora Porfolio where I have answered over 31 questions on SEO and online marketing.
http://www.quora.com/Mark-Collier-1
Click on image to view full size. My article published on the popular Search Engine...
http://www.searchenginepeople.com/blog/twitter-marketing-useless.html
Click on image to view full size/post. My blog post - a guide to interviewing the was...
http://www.seomoz.org/ugc/step-by-step-guide-to-interviewing-experts
Click on image to view full size. My post on my own, new blog about how to be a...
http://www.theopenalgorithm.com/other/why-you-shouldnt-monetize-your-new-blog/
Click on image to view full size. My post published on Lisa Irby's popular...
http://blog.2createawebsite.com/2011/03/17/guest-blogging-why-you-need-to-brag-more/
Click on image to view full size. A post I wrote for a website run by one of my onilne...
http://www.yourteenbusiness.com/mark-colliers-story-selling-carrots-to-consulting.html
http://www.searchenginejournal.com/the-true-impact-of-duplicate-content/27716/
Click on image to view full size. Shared on Twitter 99 times.
http://www.searchenginepeople.com/blog/basic-areas-seo.html
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http://searchengineland.com/irish-hotel-sues-google-for-defamation-over-autocomplete-suggestion-81492
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http://www.techiemania.com/should-google-be-allowed-to-manipulate-their-algorithm.html
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http://www.webtrafficroi.com/how-to-get-instant-twitter-followers/
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http://www.theopenalgorithm.com/seo/the-content-conundrum/
The logo of my research company TheOpenAlgorithm.com that discovers previously unknown...

Skills (10)

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Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
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Internet Marketing
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Search Engine Marketing (SEM)
Search Engine Marketing Certification
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Social Media Marketing
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HTML
WordPress
Google AdWords
Google Analytics
Google AdSense
eCommerce Consulting

Service Description

Hourly or fixed price SEO consulting and implementation.

I only take on significant one time projects or relationships on an ongoing basis.

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Employment

TheOpenAlgorithm.com
Founder and Researcher
2011 - Present
Founder of TheOpenAlgorithm.com a large scale industry funded research study into the Google Algorithm looking at over 300 million data points on 200 factors affecting the ranking of websites on...
DigitalMarketingInstitute.co.uk
Head of SEO & Online Marketing
2011 - 2011
In charge of running online marketing for the site and increasing traffic and revenue. In my first 70 days of work I increased traffic by 74% and revenues by 71%.
2buildbacklinks.com
Founder & CEO
2010 - 2011
Founded a website dedicated to providing quality resources and information on link building and online marketing strategies. As part of the business I wrote a 270+ page book on link building (Link...

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SEO
Search Engine Optimization
Online Marketing
Internet Marketing
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