Mark Jackson

Mark Jackson

CEO

Vizion Interactive, Inc.

Mark Jackson is the president and CEO of Vizion Interactive, Inc., a leading SEO company headquartered in Dallas, TX, with offices in Overland Park, KS and Clearwater Beach, FL. Mark joined the interactive marketing fray in early 2000 in business development with Lycos/Wired Digital and then AOL Time Warner. After having witnessed the bubble burst and its lingering effects on stability on the job front, Mark established an interactive marketing agency and has cultivated it into one of the most respected search engine optimization firms in the United States.

Vizion Interactive was founded on the premise that honesty, integrity, and transparency forge the pillars that strong partnerships should be based upon. Vizion Interactive is a full-service interactive marketing agency, specializing in search engine optimization, search engine marketing/PPC management, social media marketing, SEO friendly Web design/development, analytics installations/analysis, and other leading edge interactive marketing services, including being one of the first 50 beta testers of Google TV.

Mark is a member of the Dallas/Fort Worth Search Engine Marketing Association (DFWSEM), the Dallas/Fort Worth Interactive Marketing Association (DFWIMA) and is a regular speaker at the Search Engine Strategies and Pubcon conferences.

Mark received a B.A. in journalism/advertising from the University of Texas at Arlington in 1993 and spent several years in traditional marketing (radio, television, and print) prior to venturing into all things "Web."

Follow Mark on Vizion Interactive at @vizionweb. For more information, visit Vizion's SEO Blog.

His columns can be found in the Search Engine Watch archive.

RECENT ARTICLES BY MARK JACKSON

Paid Links…Paid Likes...Paid RT...Spam Free Results?

Dec 22, 2010 - Stop trying to be everything to everybody in the social space. Comments

Redesigning Your Website? Don't Neglect SEO

Dec 8, 2010 - Here's a look at common mistakes that can happen when you're redesigning your website. Comments

SEO? That Sounds Like Work

Nov 24, 2010 - Let there be no mistake: if you're going to do SEO properly, you're going to need some folks on your team to chip in. Comments

If I Spend X on SEO, What's My Y?

Nov 10, 2010 - Three tools for determining the opportunity of your website's vertical and what you might need to do to build up your site so it can gain organic search... Comments

Content Is King! Links Rule! SEOs Ponder

Oct 27, 2010 - With as complicated as SEO can be, I believe it's important to maintain one of the most important factors in search engine optimization…a bit of common... Comments

What Social Media Can Teach Us About SEO

Oct 13, 2010 - Developing compelling, unique, and resourceful content will help you build a base to a successful website that might just "naturally" earn you some... Comments

Does SEO Make Sense for Your Business?

Sep 29, 2010 - How to calculate whether an investment in SEO will bring a positive return on investment. Comments

Speed - the New Google

Sep 15, 2010 - Google Instant serves as a reminder why website performance is important. Here are five tools that will assist you. Comments

SEO Versus PPC: Where's Your Budget Going in 2011?

Sep 1, 2010 - Some businesses blindly spend money on paid search advertising without giving any thought to search engine optimization. Here's why they are throwing... Comments

Why Host a Blog on Your Corporate Website?

Aug 18, 2010 - 5 reasons - thought leadership, use of human language, building depth, links, and fresh content. Comments

Change Is (Always) Coming…

Aug 4, 2010 - Are your SEO efforts Google-centric? It may be time to change your ways. Comments

Accessibility and You

Jul 21, 2010 - Making sure your site is accessible to people with disabilities is not just the right thing to do, it also helps your SEO efforts. Comments

Benefits of Attending a Search Marketing Conference

Jul 7, 2010 - At conferences like SES and PubCon, it's not just what you can learn during the sessions. It's also who you meet and build relationships with. Comments

Which SEO Prospect Are You?

Jun 23, 2010 - Do you need an agency pronto or can you spare time to find the right agency? Comments

SEO vs. SEF

Jun 9, 2010 - A look at the difference between a search engine "friendly" website and a search engine "optimized" website. Comments

Link Building for SEO

May 26, 2010 - Some easy-to-execute ideas for building quality links such as directories and partner sites. Comments

What's the Value in SEO?

Apr 28, 2010 - It's not about how much you spend, but what you get out of the investment. Comments

Get Educated in SEO

Apr 14, 2010 - If your keywords aren't showing up in the search engines, maybe you need to check your content and your title tag. Here are six ways to push the basics... Comments

SEO: Dynamic Field, for Sure...But Some Things Never Change

Mar 31, 2010 - Get back to the basics of SEO with these four steps that can easily help your site. Comments

Hiring an SEO

Mar 17, 2010 - Anyone can read about SEO and talk a pretty good game. Here are best practices to consider when recruiting an SEO for your team. Comments

Social Search's Algorithm

Mar 3, 2010 - Can Twitter - with an assist from Google - start to deliver higher quality search results? Comments

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