Kristopher Brian Jones

Member Since 2013

Kristopher Brian Jones

Founder

LSEO.com

Scranton, Pennsylvania Area

Kris Jones is a serial entrepreneur, investor, and best-selling author (over 100,000 books sold). In 1999 Kris founded digital marketing and affiliate network Pepperjam, which he sold in 2009 to eBay (NASDAQ - EBAY). Kris has gone on to found multiple successful businesses (ReferLocal, APPEK Mobile Apps, French Girls App, LSEO, Special Guest App) that have raised millions of dollars in venture capital from top Silicon Valley investors. Kris is the Founder and CEO of LSEO.com, a top 5 SEO firm focused on helping funded start-ups and publicly traded companies scale SEO and address technical SEO factors. The company has won awards at leading industry events, including the US Search Awards and Landy Awards. In 2016 Kris cofounded "Special Guest App" alongside actor / comedian Damon Wayans, Jr. In 2017 the two appeared on Apple TV's inaugural original content series "Planet of the Apps." Coached by Black Eyes Peas founder Will.i.am Kris and Damon raised $1.5M in venture capital led by Lightspeed Venture Partners with participation from celebrities, including Kevin Hart, Marlon Wayans, Jake Johnson, and Lamorne Morris. Kris is a three-time Inc. 500 CEO and has won multiple "Entrepreneur of the Year" awards over a 15 year career. Kris received his undergraduate degree from Penn State University (B.A.), a master's degree from Villanova University (M.S.), and a Juris Doctorate (J.D.) from Albany Law School. With offices in Los Angeles and Wilkes Barre, PA Kris is married to fellow digital marketer Robyn Jones and they have three kids - Kris Jr (10), Lauren (8), and Jackson (7).


SKILLS

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Angel Investing
  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

RECENT CONTENT

October 1st, 2021

RAISING MONEY FOR YOUR BUSINESS? 9 ALTERNATIVES TO INVESTORS

Members of Young Entrepreneur Council share alternative fundraising solutions for entrepreneurs not looking for investors.

September 28th, 2021

Nine Effective Email Marketing Strategies That Aren’t Just About ‘Selling’

Email marketing can be extremely effective for advertising products, whether through sale announcements or updates highlighting new items. But this marketing channel can also be leveraged in a number of other ways to connect with customers on a more direct and personal level, ultimately leading to more purchases.

September 27th, 2021

Why CEOs Should Be Active on Social Media

Yes, businesses are groups of people, human beings working together to achieve common goals, but the public doesn’t necessarily see it that way.

September 24th, 2021

10 Entrepreneurs Share Their Top Writing Tips For Aspiring Thought Leaders

Getting your voice out there is an important part of becoming a successful thought leader. However, it can be difficult to know the right way to convey your perspectives on different topics without a strong writing foundation.


COMPANY INFO

LSEO.com

LSEO is an award winning full-service SEO Company and was recently recognized by Clutch as one of the top 5 SEO Consultants in the United States. LSEO CEO Kris Jones is one of the top SEO's in the world and has written the #1 best-selling book of all time on the topic of "SEO" called "Search Engine Visual Blueprint - Your Visual Guide to Effective Internet Marketing," which is in its 3rd edition by Wiley with over 100,000 books sold.


AREA OF FOCUS

  • SEO
  • Pay Per Click
  • Content Marketing

INDUSTRY

Internet