Pierre Zarokian

Pierre Zarokian


Submit Express

Pierre Zarokian is veteran SEO expert who founded Submit Express in 1998, a leading search engine marketing firm. In 2008, he launched iClimber, a social media marketing company and in 2013 he launched Reputation Fighters, a reputation management company.

He has written many articles on the subject of SEO, social media, reputation management, and has spoken in numerous industry trade shows.

Articles by Pierre Zarokian

10 Reasons to Hire a PPC Management Expert

Stressed worker

PPC advertising will deliver targeted traffic, but it takes technical know-how to do it properly. An expert paid search analyst reviews every facet of your account, looking for areas to improve leads and sales. Here's why you should hire one.

Yelp Lawsuit Seeks Wages for Yelpers


A lawsuit is seeking employment benefits and wages for reviewers (a.k.a. "Yelpers") that have been posting free reviews on Yelp. The lawsuit claims Yelp has violated the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) and has refused to pay wages to its reviewers.

In Memoriam: Ren Warmuz of Trellian

Ren Warmuz

The search engine marketing and domain industries lost one of its greatest minds over the weekend. Ren Warmuz, founder and CEO of Trellian, who was battling cancer for about a year, passed away on October 27 at age 45.

Yelp Launches New CPC Advertising Program


Yelp is offering a new cost-per-click (CPC) program bundled with its enhanced listing option. To be clear, the ability to bid on a CPC basis isn't new, but this new program includes a discount bundle with some enhanced features.

The Dirty Loses Reputation Management Lawsuit

EU-US data transfer rules declared invalid

The success of this lawsuit is going to open a flood of new lawsuits against The Dirty and other sites like it that host third-party content. It is likely that such sites are going to take removal requests more seriously to avoid costly lawsuits.

Insights From the Recent Penguin & Panda Updates


An analysis of websites that have been hit by Google Penguin and Panda in recent weeks offer some helpful ideas for those looking to clean up and recover. Here’s an overview of what tactics hurt sites and what you to do if your site was affected.