Hangout With Us & Build A Smarter Click-To-Call Strategy

Hangout With Us & Build A Smarter Click-To-Call Strategy

Advertisers hear the “mobile is important” message constantly and for good reason – if you aren’t thinking strategically about mobile, you’re behind. The good news is that we’re here to help your business get the right results. On July 30 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. PST, Marchex and Google will team up for a Google Hangout session titled “Transform Your Businesses With A Smarter Click-to-Call Strategy.”

Lunch and Learn: Sitting Down With the Marchex President

Lunch and Learn: Sitting Down With the Marchex President

The New York Times published a story last month entitled “Why You Hate Work.” In it, the authors write: “The energy of leaders is, for better or worse, contagious.” We couldn’t agree more. Remember the last time your boss came to work upset? Or excited? You noticed. And it probably affected the way you performed that day. At Marchex, we’re big believers in transparency, so we recently kicked off a “Lunch and Learn” series for employees to connect more with Marchex leaders and ask whatever was on their minds.

Chris B in Corp IT: Musings From the Guy Who Really, Really Cares About Your Computer

Chris B in Corp IT: Musings From the Guy Who Really, Really Cares About Your Computer

Hi, I’m Chris B, and I work in Corp IT. I have a love for gadgets and mechanics, a knack for fixing things, big hair and an even bigger heart. These qualities help me daily (except maybe the hair) to serve and protect the machines that make your workday hum. Ultimately, I’m a guy who has way too much fun watching you find different ways to destroy technology.

A Thank You To Our Search Marketing Panelists

A Thank You To Our Search Marketing Panelists

Some really neat things happened at Marchex last week, and I’m not just talking about the Annual Kickball Tournament (see Marchex Facebook Page). SMX Advanced took place in Seattle and we had the pleasure of hosting a panel with Matt Marshall, VP/Director of Search Marketing at DigitasLBi, Derek McKenzie, Group Search Director at Mediacom, and Tedd Post, Search Supervisor at Havas Worldwide.

Bike Month at Marchex

Bike Month at Marchex

If you’ve seen a few more bicycles on the road during your morning commute recently, it’s no coincidence: May is National Bike Month, and also the month of the Cascade Bicycle Club’s Commute Challenge Seattle. This is Marchex’s second year participating in the Commute Challenge and the response from employees has once again been fantastic.

Three Important Things Engineers Should Consider

Three Important Things Engineers Should Consider

Software Engineers in general spend more time thinking about computers than customers. As a mobile advertising technology company we rely heavily on computer systems (both external and internal) to help us provide value to our customers. Our systems are the result of thousands of decisions made in the past by Marchex employees…

Got Company Culture?

Got Company Culture?

What is this thing we call “Culture”? Peter Drucker famously said: “Culture eats strategy for breakfast.” For those who work inside corporations, Drucker’s quote invariably raises these questions: How can we create a better culture? What would it look like? How can we measure its success?