Mark Fulton’s Resumé


Contact Me

Mark Fulton

910-545-0708
(Email Me)

Objective

To use my extensive experience in web development and the latest SEO, usability, design and marketing best practices to enhance and grow your business and your customers’ businesses.

Experience

DotSauce Magazine, Founder and Editor (2007 – Present)
Developed and manage this web based publication focused on domain names, SEO and online business
  • Large community of domain investors and entrepreneurs
  • Bridged vBulletin, WordPress and aMember to create membership training and domain discount club (link)
  • Created SEO and related industry news RSS aggregator (link)
  • Provides professional WordPress web development, migration, customization, optimization, SEO and graphic design.

Freelance Web Development (2005 – Present)
Provides affordable WordPress development and site optimization

  • Developed dozens of sites for personal and business use
  • Recent Work: LeadsNearby.com, CapitalStrength.com, PilatesInstructors.com, MinerTips.com, ActivePro.co, AboveBeyondCarpetCleaning.com, Email newsletter design (link)

LeadsNearby, Web Developer – Raleigh, NC (Sep 2012 – June 2014)
Provided professional WordPress web development, migration, customization, optimization, SEO and graphic design.

Worsley Real Estate – Wilmington, NC (2003)
Paid internship as technical assistant

Hogue, Hill, Jones, Nash & Lynch, LLP – Wilmington, NC (2002)
Real estate law office assistant

Astounded.com, Founder (1998 – 2005)
Web hosting and design company

Education

University of North Carolina at Wilmington (2002 – 2005)

  • Major – English with a focus on Professional Writing
  • Student Government – President of Freshman Class

Skills

Search Engine Optimization

  • Expert with domain name research and acquisition
  • Extensive experience with keyword research through Google AdWords keyword tool, Estibot, SEMRush, SEOMoz, TouchGraph and others
  • Experienced with technical and business copywriting, blogging and writing for the web
  • Well versed with on-page and off-page optimization, bounce-rate reduction and usability best practices
  • Keen, empathic ability to understand needs and goals of web visitors and customers
  • Experienced with multiple proven link building techniques
  • 100% organic white hat

Web Development

  • Expert with HTML5, CSS3
  • Proficient with JavaScript, PHP, MySQL
  • Expert on website performance and page speed optimization
  • Professional blogger and expert with WordPress development, management and optimization
  • Proficient with Adobe Suite for logo design, flyers, graphic website elements, animated banners, photo effects

Online Marketing

  • Extensive Experience with Google Analytics, Google AdSense, Facebook Ads and affiliate programs
  • Effectively manages Facebook group of 1,800+ members
  • Influencer for technology subjects on all major social networks
  • Makes use of innovative tools and applications to consume, curate, produce and broadcast great content

Interests

Domain names, Bitcoin, science and technology, music, reading

Achievements

  • National Youth Leadership Council, North Carolina Representative 2001
  • Freshman Class President, UNCW 2002
  • Articles and editorials on DotSauce Magazine have been featured on WIRED Magazine, Smashing Magazine, DNJournal, Moniker, Afternic, Name.com, Winning the Web Top 100, Domainer’s Choice Awards, Wikipedia (.free), AllTop and more.