Dan Paradee

Dan Paradee
Senior Digital Strategist
A 2013 graduate from Clark University in Worcester MA, Dan both develops and implements ongoing marketing strategies for various clients as Energy Circle’s digital strategist. Dan brings a background in local SEO, online strategy development and content creation. Dan grew up in Gardiner, Maine, but his family hails from New Jersey. He played on the Clark University tennis team during his undergraduate studies and on the weekends will most likely be found on a snowboard at Sugarloaf or out on a golf course. The only thing that made Dan’s transition from Massachusetts back to Maine difficult was his Boston Celtics addiction.


keyword spam, google my business, energy circle, blog, me, maine
April 26, 2018
Google has claimed that they are working on eliminating spam and that keyword stuffing your name does not affect the results; but with so much online content, Google cannot be blamed for not catching every single instance of spam.
google analytics, referral traffic, energy circle, blog, portland, maine, me
March 22, 2018
Looking at your referral traffic will help you understand which links are working for your site and which sources are bringing you the most quality traffic.
google tag manager, energy circle, maine
March 15, 2018
If you are looking for an easy way to add scripts to your site, or just looking to keep your site current, install Google Tag Manager. It takes just seconds to install but can save you hours in the long run.
google analytics, energy circle, blog, portland, maine, me
February 16, 2018
Learning what pages customers most frequently click to can help focus your optimization efforts as well as teach you something about your customer's interests.
local seo, google my business, google, energy circle, maine, me
February 1, 2018
You may think that your local SEO tactics are helping you, but if Google isn't a fan, the effect can be the opposite. If Google advises against something, then there is probably a reason, and if you do not heed the warning you will find yourself with a ranking penalty.
google posts, energy circle, content marketing, organic search, maine
January 4, 2018
Google Posts allow service area businesses to display custom and controlled content on Google's search engine. Google Posts are available to everyone, so we compiled a list of ways to use Google Posts that will help your brand stick out.
Yelp cracks down on soliciting reviews from customers
November 15, 2017
If you have ever dealt with Yelp filtering reviews, you know that they don’t mess around. It is essential to get this process underway quickly. The last thing you need is for your Yelp rankings to drop because you couldn’t answer three simple questions.
How to tell where your customers are viewing your website in Google Analytics
November 9, 2017
There are infinite ways that someone could get to your website. People from Florida could be reading a blog at the same time as someone in your service area could be looking for a furnace replacement. How can you tell the difference?
Is your SEO a Nightmare?
October 31, 2017
Energy Circle is sharing spooky online marketing stories that will frighten you into never making these mistakes. So step into your costumes, prepare your candy bowl, and get ready for the fright of the Halloween season.
Google as your home page
October 24, 2017
The Google SERP is made up of lots of different moving parts, some of which you have total control over and others that require lots of work to change. If there is something negative on your brand’s SERP page you should be doing everything in your power to change or remove it.