Episode 234:

Welcome to episode 234 of the Grow Your Law Firm podcast, hosted by Ken Hardison. In this episode, Ken sits down with Jason Hennessey, CEO at Hennessey Digital.

Jason Hennessey, entrepreneur, internationally-recognized SEO expert, author, speaker, podcast host, and business coach. Since 2001, Jason has been reverse-engineering the Google algorithm as a self-taught student and practitioner of SEO and search marketing.

Jason’s expertise has fueled the growth and successful sale of multiple businesses, starting with a pioneering dot-com venture in the wedding industry. Serving as the CEO of Hennessey Digital since 2015, Jason’s leadership has transformed a modest consultancy into a thriving eight-figure agency, earning a place on the prestigious Inc. 5000 list for five consecutive years. He is also the author of two Amazon bestsellers titled Law Firm SEO and Honest SEO.

As a sought-after keynote speaker and a frequent guest on podcasts and webinars, Jason shares his wealth of knowledge. He contributes as a columnist to respected publications such as the Washington Post and is a regular contributor to Entrepreneur, Forbes, Inc., Newsweek, and Rolling Stone Magazine. Jason’s accomplishments extend to being honored with the Gold TITAN Business Award in the Entrepreneurship, Branding, Advertising, & Marketing category, as well as being recognized as a National Law Review Go-To Thought Leader.

Jason’s journey has been enriched by his experience as a United States Air Force veteran and his attainment of a Bachelor of Arts degree in Marketing from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Commencing his SEO career in Las Vegas and later establishing a strong presence in the legal industry in Atlanta, Jason now resides in the Los Angeles area with his wife, Bridget, and their three children.

What you’ll learn about in this episode:
1. Digital PR for Quality Backlinks:
  • Importance of digital PR in generating high-quality backlinks
  • Securing backlinks from reputable sources to boost website popularity and domain authority

2. SEO Fundamentals and Google My Business
  • Technical optimization and quality content creation tailored to user intent
  • Impact of Google My Business on local search rankings

3. AI in Content Creation
  • Leveraging AI-generated content alongside data-driven strategies
  • Enhancing search rankings through AI integration

4. Intake Management
  • Addressing intake issues to convert leads into signed cases
  • Improving intake processes to maximize marketing efforts

5. Building Trust and Credibility
  • Importance of building trust and credibility in attracting and retaining clients
  • Effective SEO and digital PR strategies to enhance client relationships
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