How do I get my business noticed online? How can I create an engaged social media audience? How do I convert website visitors and social media followers into customers? What hashtags should I be using? Are Google ads a good investment?

I'm Sydney Chakalos, a marketing nerd and small business owner with a passion for helping other small business owners grow their business using effective online marketing strategies on any budget.

Learn how to create and implement a marketing strategy that strengthens relationships with your audience and increases your bottom line. We'll cover topics around social media, email, Google ads, branding, and websites. Building your brand is a marathon and I'm here to help you win the race.


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Marketing Your Local Business Online Podcast

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Beginning The Race

Hi Marathoners! For my first post I wanted to share the story behind Marathon Marketing & Branding along with a few pieces of advice for new entrepreneurs out there. For me, I talked about starting my own marketing company for at least two years before Marathon Marketing & Branding was founded. Making the public declaration […]


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