digital marketing conference


DOYO Live people: Meet Marisa Sergi

By: Adam Earnheardt Now in year two, DOYO Live is Youngtown’s digital marketing and interactive design conference. This year’s conference will take place Aug. 2-3 at Youngstown State University. Over the next few weeks, we’re featuring a few local entrepreneurs speaking at DOYO. This week, I’m excited to connect with […]


The New Realities: The Three Shifts Today’s Leaders Can’t Afford to Ignore

The Challenge Today is No Longer Getting a Message Out! Did you know that 2 million blog posts are published per day? This eye-popping statistic is only the beginning of the noise that is drowning our marketing messages. Not only is blog content being published faster than the blink of […]


Stop Looking at Keyword Rankings (as much)

In the new world of search engine optimization, keyword rankings are probably the last thing you should consider as a success metric. Your customers’ searches are more and more varied with mobile, voice search, local, etc. And your content can show up for thousands of different variations because of Google’s […]


DOYO Live

It’s Time for the Valley Digital Services March Madness DOYO Live Ticket Giveaway

Want to win a free ticket to Youngstown, Ohio’s premier marketing event of the year? Plans are well underway and we are working hard to bring you our 2nd annual digital marketing and interactive design conference. We recently announced our keynote speaker, Debra Jasper and a full list of breakout […]


Create a Conversion Conversation with Facebook Messenger Ads

  By: Valley Digital Services Facebook has been approaching maxing out its ad slots usage in your newsfeed for some time. In July of last year, Facebook CFO David Wehner anticipated that ad load would be steadily increasing for the coming year. But there was only so much space that […]


Martino Motorsports Drops by The DOYO Live Marketing Show

ABOUT DOYO Live DOYO Live is a digital marketing and interactive design conference taking place on August 2 & 3, 2017 in Youngstown, Ohio. There will be over 20+ hours of content presented in keynote talks, breakout sessions, workshops, networking, and a legendary after-party. There will likely be 400 – […]


5 Tips to Bootstrapping Your Marketing Efforts

DOYO Live Daily guest contributor Ross Morrone from This is Marketing Podcast discusses Bootstrap Marketing. Be sure to check out Foodecrave. 5-Tips for Bootstrap Marketing 1. Building a Network 2. Social Media – Slow, sustainable growth, long-term play! 3. Press Releases – PR efforts will get you found! 4. Email […]


The DOYO Live Marketing Show – Featuring Special Guest Martino Motorsports

This week on The DOYO Live Marketing Show our special guest will be Ryan Martino of Martino Motorsports. We are super excited to have Ryan on our Facebook Live marketing show this Thursday, February 16, 2017 at 11AM to discuss: Marketing in motorsports. Martino Motorsports use of social media. Youngstown […]


One Hot Cookie to Lead Breakout Session at DOYO Live 2017

By: Dennis Schiraldi   Do you like cookies? If you do then you will love this episode of The DOYO Live Marketing Show, I got an opportunity to sit down with local entrepreneur, Bergen Giordani, Owner of One Hot Cookie in Youngstown, Ohio. We are very excited to announce that […]


Why Social Media is Leading Digital Marketing in 2017

By: David Abrams, Valley Digital Services     For years Heineken has been talking about how it wants to create a new standard for creativity in digital marketing and now they are taking steps to make good on their promises. Originally adopting a strict “creative ladder” system to rate their […]


What the Heck is Wrong with the Sales Profession

By: Dennis Schiraldi The Dirty Four (Five) Letter Word of the Business World Sales can be considered the dirty four (five) letter word in business. No one will wake up on tomorrow morning looking forward to an account executive giving them a call. The reality is that you can major […]