Jake Goldman

Member Since 2015

Jake Goldman

President & Founder

10up Inc.

Sacramento, California Area

Jake is the President & Founder of 10up, a digital agency that finely crafts websites and tools for content creators, leveraging open platforms like WordPress. Jake and 10up has delivered hundreds of digital projects for some of the largest brands in the world, including Microsoft, Google, Starbucks, The New York Times Co, and AMC Networks - to name a few. 10up’s projects have earned multiple Webby Awards, and 2 Emmy Award nominations. Part marketer, part engineer, and part UX designer, Jake has been making websites since the 1990s, has a degree in Information Systems, has spoken at dozens of conferences, and been quoted in publications like Time and CNet. He bootstrapped 10up from a 1 man operation in 2011 to more than 200 full time staff around the globe.


SKILLS

  • Wordpress
  • Web Analytics
  • Website Development/Design

RECENT CONTENT

August 10th, 2022

Leaders: Eight Ways To Prevent Work From Piling Up During Staff Vacations

When it comes to employees taking vacations, it’s all about achieving balance. Too many staff members off at once can cause heavy workloads and stress for the remaining team, but too few staff members taking time off can also mean your team isn’t getting the rest and relaxation they need to do their best work. 

August 8th, 2022

Eight Candidate Types To Avoid When Hiring The Best COO For Your Company

A company’s chief operations officer—or COO—is responsible for one of the most important aspects of business: its day-to-day operations. Because the current and future success of any business depends on it functioning like a well-oiled machine, making the right hire for the COO position is key. 

July 5th, 2022

Nine Traits Of An Ideal Employee (And How To Attract Them To Your Company)

Amid millions of employees quitting their jobs at record rates, companies are desperately searching for top talent to join their teams. As businesses look to strengthen their workforce, they must also figure out the best ways to attract ideal candidates.

June 30th, 2022

How To Be More Transparent And 'Real' While Interviewing Job Candidates

In a competitive labor market, many companies are striving to put their best foot forward during job candidate interviews. However, some interviewers may stretch the truth a bit or omit certain information to better appeal to potential employees.


COMPANY INFO

10up Inc.

10up is a full service digital agency that finely crafts websites and tools for content creators, leveraging open platforms like WordPress. 10up has delivered hundreds of digital projects for some of the largest brands in the world using open source platforms; it is one of the original WordPress.com VIP partner agencies, and its projects have earned multiple Webby Awards, and 2 Emmy Award nominations. With more than 160 experts in digital strategy and management, software engineering, user experience and interactive design, cloud infrastructure, and audience and revenue optimization, 10up is big enough to conquer any challenge, and small enough to care. Cross-discipline teams of 6-8 specialists organize around qualified project and product managers, putting customer delivery front and center. Whether your ads are down, your visitor bounce rate is up, or your database server is sideways, 10up is a partner who never says, “We don’t know how to help,” and can always say, “The President would be happy to speak with you.”


AREA OF FOCUS

  • Web Development
  • Web Apps
  • Web Design

INDUSTRY

Information Technology & Services