Author Marty Weintraub

Marty Weintraub

Marty is Founder & Evangelist of aimClear® an integrated social, search, display and PR online marketing agency. After piloting aimClear to INC. 500/5000 status in 2012 and again in 2013, he is focused on guiding aimClear’s extensive training programs, defining agency vision, writing, speaking, networking, and leading industry studies. Marty was named Search Personality Of The Year at the 2013 US Search Awards.

Client credits include Intel, Firestone, Siemens, Tektronix, United Health Group,, Washington Post & other iconic brands. aimClear was named a top workplace place in Minnesota by Minnesota Business Magazine .

Marty is a fixture on the international conference circuit. His recent and upcoming speaking keynotes & panels include SES London, MediaPost Search Insider Summit, OMS, Search Exchange and many others. Marty has appeared in front of audiences since 2007 at SEMpdx, mozCon, PubCon, eMetrics, and numerous other global search and social marketing conferences.

His Wiley/Sybex book, “Killer Facebook Ads,” was critically acclaimed. His second Wiley book, “The Complete Social Media Community Manager’s Guide: Essential Tools and Tactics for Business Success,” was released in 2013. Marty has written extensively for respected marketing publications including SearchEngineWatch, SearchEngineLand, and been quoted in others, from AdAge to MediaPost. aimClear Blog was cited as a Technorati Top 10 Small Business Blogs, Cison Top Ten Social Media Blogs and PRWeb’s 25 Essential Public Relations Blogs You Should Be Reading. Marty was named the #3 most influential PPC professional.

He has been described as “not your typical agency type,” A “social media maverick” and “more innovator than follower.” aimClear has become internationally recognized for psychographic targeting. Marty enjoys camping, canoeing, fishing, patronizing James-Beard-award-winning restaurants, & fine wine.


Content Marketing ALERT! Paid-Organic Social Distribution Is The Future


As we content marketers seek new distribution methods, we’re after programs that: Drive targeted & scalable social psychographic traffic to content that convertsEarn real links from sites with good domain authority Generate authentic social signals from real users of good authority Insulate our sites from harsh search engine algorithm updates Distribute PR content to journalists,… Read More

link building  /  SEO

@TheEllenShow! 17 Incredibly Beautiful Ways Duluth, MN LOVES Ellen DeGeneres


In Pilates class last week, our accomplished instructor Karen shared that she had some SRSLY awesome photos and wanted to share them in social media. It seems that when Ellen DeGeneres announced her underwear photo contest, Karen was disappointed that women were not included. Karen suggested to a few close friends that they should have… Read More


Be An Account Manager Super Hero! 64 Enduring Lessons for Success, Part 1


Account management is the bidirectional art of representing your business to clients and vice versa. The job requires skill, advocacy, diplomacy, leadership, boundaries, intelligence, method, heart, patience, experience, and hopefully, wisdom. Superb account managers are rare and exhibit marvelous professional and personal characteristics, some of which can’t be taught. This post kicks off a multi-part… Read More

aimClear  /  Business

Remarkable #PPC Pros Need Apply! aimClear Job Openings, September 2013


Welcome! If you just can’t stand to wait the jobs are posted here. aimClear has been been expanding at a prodigal rate since 2007 when we were founded. Last year we were cited on the 2012 Inc. 500 list of fastest-growing private companies in America and named one of the “Best 100 Companies To Work For.” 2013 brought… Read More


11 Questions To Ask Your Next International Multilingual Agency


Many businesses rooted in English speaking North America, Australia, New Zealand, and the United Kingdom have asked the crucial question: “Can we scale our business successfully to other languages and territories?” For many products and companies the answer is a resounding, “YES!” For others, there are substantial barriers ranging from cultural disconnect, keyword translation confusion,… Read More

Agencies  /  International