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About Ben Theis

In 2012, Ben Theis left the corporate world and rolled up his sleeves to get to work on his dream of going into business for himself. Ben founded Skol Marketing to help small businesses and nonprofits get found online. Ben earned a degree in Sports Marketing and Business from Minnesota State University, Mankato, possesses a love of small businesses, and has experience working directly for Google. Ben has combined his knowledge, experience, and passion to create Skol Marketing.

The Great Minnesota Skol-Together

By |2019-08-28T15:02:12+00:00August 28th, 2019|

The Skol Team had a grand time at their annual field trip to the Great Minnesota Get-Together! Highlights of our day include: Petting all the dogs in the Pet Pavilion Beer flights at the Hangar Visiting our awesome client, Manny’s Tortas, in the Food Building A torrential downpour of rain that only lasted a little [...]

8 Tips to Boost Engagement on LinkedIn

By |2019-04-15T16:34:16+00:00March 25th, 2019|

LinkedIn used to be one of the least-utilized social media platforms, due to the lack of engagement. Since then, it’s become the leading platform for content sharing for B2B. To grow your professional presence, brand and network on LinkedIn, your first concern is to boost your engagement. Here are 8 simple suggestions: Personal Profiles [...]

Why Amazon is an Essential Platform for E-Commerce

By |2019-02-06T16:45:59+00:00February 6th, 2019|

Keeping up with the ever-changing world of SEO trends can seem overwhelming, especially if you are a new business. Everyone wants to know the best way to raise their business profile and make sure you reach the optimum amount of people relative to your marketing budget. If your business is concerned with providing consumers with [...]

Social Media Stories Feature

By |2019-01-03T17:42:14+00:00January 3rd, 2019|

Social Media Stories Feature Humans being the social creatures we are, it was inevitable that social media would adopt the strategy of promoting features that center around stories. It started with Snapchat before other social media favorites caught on that stories are the future of content sharing for their users. Now there are multiple ways [...]

Giving Thanks for the Opportunity to Be of Service

By |2018-11-21T20:54:26+00:00November 21st, 2018|

As Thanksgiving and the holiday season approaches, it is appropriate to take a step back and invest time in delivering gratitude. This practice is not only possible in your personal life, but your professional life as well.

Thank Your Customers for Their Reviews

This includes all social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.). [...]

Digital Marketing Over the Holidays

By |2018-10-15T15:34:30+00:00October 15th, 2018|

The holiday season is coming; with Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas just around the corner. This is your opportunity as a business to reach the customers who are shopping for the services you provide. You will need to make a list and remember to check it twice in preparation of each major holiday!

Check Your [...]

Back to Skol

By |2018-09-21T20:31:23+00:00September 21st, 2018|

It’s back to school month - your kids might be heading to their first days of Pre-K or their final year of College, but when was the last time you were in the classroom? As a small business owner, it’s always important to keep learning! In this article, you’ll learn about some of [...]