The digital market world and the SEO world are so wide and diverse nowadays that it is difficult to say who is who and who the best in this field is. We have seen very recognizable persons that influence the markets in amazing ways. But who are the best? Who can be considered the people who most influence the digital world out there?
We have put together a list that shows some of the best and most well known digital market experts that are out there making it big, have been doing it since the beginning, and are changing the game for good.
Alex Mandossian, CEO and Founder of Marketing Online. He is known in the industry as the “Warren Buffett” of the internet. His ability to create profit for his partners, client and students earned him this nickname. Through his training programs he has helped student and listeners to elevate their skill sets, heart-sets, and mind-sets in order to have very profitable business outcomes. He has more than 155.000 subscribers to his blog and has shared stage with amazing leaders such as Richard Branson, Harvey Mackay, Donald Trump, Tony Robbins, Robert Kiyosaki, Suze Orman, Mikhail Gorbachev, and the Dalai Lama.
Danny Sullivan, Founding Editor at MarketingLand. He has been in the game for 20 years now, since 1996. He is the reporter for internet topics and has a straightforward approach that sometimes is very painful for SEOs around the world. He is one of the most recognized and old-school faces in the digital marketing world and is involved in one of the most important events, the SMX: Search Marketing Expo. He is also the founder of Search Engine land, and with the two websites, he and his team, cover news and topics such as breaking stories, industry trends, feature announcements and product changes at popular platforms used by digital marketers to reach consumers online.
Arnie Kuenn, CEO of Vertical Measures. He has worked with big players such as CBS, NBC, ABC and FOX with his first start up company called MediaChoice, which then led to Vertical Measures. He wrote two books where he explains the readers what it takes to execute a successful content marketing strategy, no matter the size of the company. With more than 25 years of experience in executive positions in the world of new technologies and digital marketing, he is one of the voices to be heard in the SEO world of today.
Ann Handley, Head of Content at MarketingProfs. Forbes has called her “the most influential woman in social media.” She has been in the commentary and the interactive marketing news since she co-founded ClickZ, a webpage that helps interactive marketers do their job better through news, commentaries, analytics, opinion and advice. In Marketing Profs she is the person in charge of approving content. With her passion for building communities using new media tools and her experience in both ClickZ and national and local consumer publications such as the Boston Globe, she is one of the most influential characters in the SEO world.
Tom Pick, B2B Marketing Consultant at Webbiquity. He is the specialist on B2B business, web presence and social media. As a marketing consultant he has helped many single person businesses achieve success through his advice. At Webbiquity they provide advice and how-to information to maximize your online presence and grow your company´s community management. If you are looking to improve your online visibility and achieve real results, this is the guy to call.
Joe Pulizzi, Founder of Content Marketing Institute. The term “content Marketing “ is used thanks to him, when he coined it in 2001. After that, and after setting up another company called junta42 where he taught businesses how to produce valuable content, and co-writing the handbook Get Content, Get Customers, he founded the Content Marketing Institute to meet the needs of companies in terms of good and relevant content. He believes that buyers need content that makes them smarter and inspires ideas from within and companies who provide that content will be one step ahead. He will be very important, and he is now, as content is being more appreciated and is getting hard to produce.
By any means this is a complete list of the best digital marketers, but all of them will be influencing the digital marketing world with their revolutionary ideas and approaches to the world of online trading. Digital content and online strategy management is gaining power and to be at the forefront of the game is an advantage to any business or person that wants to sell in the online world. These are the people to follow and to have as referents when it comes to the digital trading world.