The Web Marketing Today Story
Web Marketing Today was founded in 1995 by Dr. Ralph F. Wilson. He sold the business in 2012 to Confluence Publishers — which also owns Practical Ecommerce, for ecommerce merchants — in Traverse City, Mich. See “Dr. Ralph Wilson on the Founding of Web Marketing Today” for an historical background.
The mission of Web Marketing Today is to publish down-to-earth articles, tutorials, webinars, and podcasts to help smaller, local businesses succeed online.
Web Marketing Today Staff
Paul Chaney is a former Internet marketing consultant and, previously, a longtime contributing editor for Practical Ecommerce. He is a sought-after speaker and author of three web marketing books: The Digital Handshake: Seven Proven Strategies to Grow Your Business Using Social Media, The F-Commerce Handbook: 10 Secrets for Unlocking the Sales Potential of Facebook, and The Social Commerce Handbook: 20 Secrets for Turning Social Media into Social Sales. Paul is a graduate of William Carey College and holds an M.R.E. from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. email@example.com.
Senio Contributing Editor
Kathleen Fealy is president of KF Multimedia & Web, Inc., a N.Y.-based search consultancy that creates web strategies employing user-centric design, search engine optimization, social media, and usability. She is a popular speaker and trainer at industry trade shows and conferences, and is co-chair of SEMPO’s — Search Engine Marketing Professional Organization — education committee. She is a Certified Usability Analyst from Human Factors International, and she holds a B.A. from Marquette University. firstname.lastname@example.org
Nic Murdock enjoys playing guitar, building computers, hanging out with his wife and most importantly, rooting on the Denver Broncos. He’s a student at Ferris State University in Michigan, majoring in Computer Science. email@example.com
Todd Jennings had previous sales management positions in the printing industry and, most recently, was sales manager for a nationwide producer of schoolbook planners. He is a graduate of Mesa State College. firstname.lastname@example.org
Advertising Sales Consultant
Timothy Lyons was previously regional sales manager with both Penton Media and Hearst Business Media, where he assisted customers nationwide with electronic, print and other marketing programs. He’s a graduate of The University of Kansas and he was also a pitcher on the KU baseball team. email@example.com
Brain Forkner is a seasoned animator, illustrator, and web designer. He’s an alumnus of Cartoon Network, Affies4Kids, multiple magazine publishers, and his own interactive mapping agency. He holds a B.A. from Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design. firstname.lastname@example.org
David Maier is a technologist, programmer, and our all-around platform developer. He holds a B.S. in Computer Science from Colorado Mesa University. email@example.com
Kerry Murdock is a former newspaper publisher, book publisher, and advertising salesman. He holds a B.S. from Oklahoma State University and an M.A. from The University of Texas at Austin. firstname.lastname@example.org
Joy Murdock was previously a tax practitioner and a chief financial officer. Her outside interests include vocal performance and attending the music and sporting events of her three sons. She holds a B.S. in Business Administration from Michigan Technological University, and an M.S. in Accounting and Taxation from The University of Colorado at Boulder. email@example.com