Aug
17


Silverback Strategies makes the Inc. 5000 for the 2nd year in a row

Ben Kirst For the second consecutive year, Silverback Strategies, a digital performance marketing agency located in Alexandria, Va., has been named to the prestigious Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing private companies in the United States. Silverback ranked 1,335 on the 2016 Inc. 5000 after placing 1,968 in 2015. “Our continued growth is a real testament to the hard work of our team,” Neil Welsh, founder and president, says. “I could not be more proud of our people.” Revenue leaps, double-digit employee growth lands Silverback Strategies on Inc. 5000 Founded by Mr. Welsh in 2007, Silverback specializes in paid media, search engine optimization,…

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Jun
10


Silverback Strategies earns spot on Washington Business Journal’s 2016 Best Places to Work list

Ben Kirst Silverback Strategies is honored to be included among the Washington Business Journal’s 2016 Best Places to Work. "Our workplace is high-energy, fun and intensely collaborative - in fact, we depend on new ideas and innovative thinking from every employee, every day," Neil Welsh, founder and president of Silverback Strategies, says. "It's a real honor to know that our team feels so strongly about the environment, culture and energy that they've created here at Silverback." For 12 years, the Washington Business Journal has published its list of Best Places to Work at extra-large, large, mid-size and small companies in 17 different…

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May
17


Hacking BuzzSumo: Get the most for your $99 a month

Ben Kirst BuzzSumo is a great tool for content marketers. Digging up influencers, relevant social content, brand mentions and more can be time-consuming. For most of us, time is a hot commodity, and BuzzSumo makes this kind of content research a lot easier. Here's the problem: BuzzSumo is not cheap. A free BuzzSumo account is basically useless, because you'll burn through your trial period and sample queries fast enough to realize that you really need BuzzSumo in your life. Free or less-expensive alternatives, like Alltop or EpicBeat's Epictions, are nice, but nowhere near as helpful. BuzzSumo Agency accounts are nearly $3,600 per…

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May
03


Growth, innovation make Pinterest a unique opportunity for marketers

Ben Kirst I just started writing this post about Pinterest and was immediately distracted by, well, Pinterest. I went to the site to refamiliarize myself with the platform - I don’t use it as often as Facebook or Twitter, for example - and was immediately sucked into the pinning rabbit hole. Oh, someone gave the photo of rocker BØRNS that I pinned last year a heart? Wait, it has 26 hearts? Well, then! Fifteen minutes later, here I am. Pinterest, for anyone who may have been living in their own rabbit hole, is a bookmarking platform (“it’s not a social service,” Pinterest…

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