Posts by Lisa Barone

Lisa Barone
Lisa Barone co-founded Outspoken Media in 2009 and served as Chief Branding Officer until April 2012.

Why I’m Stepping Down

by on 04/12/2012 • 94 Comments | Announcements

A few weeks ago I let the team know of my decision to resign from Outspoken Media, the company I helped found and build over the past three years. Now it’s time to let everyone else know, as well. One thing is for sure – I couldn’t have asked for a better learning environment. Outspoken …Read More




Weekend Coffee Links: Badass Kid Edition

by on 03/31/2012 • No Comments | Reading Nuggets

Hey, happy friends. Welcome back to the weekend and another edition of Outspoken’s Weekend Coffee Links. It’s like candy without the annoying calories or sugar high. Weee! Before you skip out to enjoy your weekend, let us give you something to talk about on your travels. We’ll share our favorite links first and then you …Read More


OSM Monthly Link Find – March 2012

by on 03/30/2012 • No Comments | Reading Nuggets

Welcome to the end of March! Do you know what means? Yes, it means that Spring is on its way. But it also means that it’s time for another rendition of Outspoken’s Monthly Link Find!  YEY!  This month the team brings you links on productive arguing, info on markup formats, branding and more. So basically …Read More




Be Heard. Take the 2012 SEOmoz Industry Survey

by on 03/22/2012 • No Comments | SEO

Hey, hey, ladies and gents, guess what? SEOmoz is asking for your help today. Actually, they’re asking for your brain. Don’t worry, the latter requires far less sweating and/or moving heavy furniture up stairs. Over on the SEOmoz blog, Rand has sent live the 2012 SEO Industry Survey, which he’s asking Internet marketers to take a little time …Read More


Is An Over-Optimization Penalty Coming For You?

by on 03/19/2012 • 17 Comments | SEO

One of the big news pieces to come out of SXSW was from the Dear Google & Bing: Help Me Rank Better! panel, which featured search favorites Matt Cutts, Duane Forrester and Danny Sullivan sitting down for a chatty Q&A session. Everything was running nicely until a gentleman asked a pretty pointed question. He wanted …Read More


Weekend Coffee Links: Crowdsourced Edition

by on 03/17/2012 • No Comments | Reading Nuggets

Heya, friends. Congratulations on reaching the weekend once again.  It is a glorious, glorious feeling. I’m going to be honest, I had a difficult time finding any links this week that really caught my interest.  I blame the 70 degree weather. How am I supposed to browse the Web when it’s PERFECT outside? But, have …Read More