About Bryan Phelps

Bryan is Big Leap's CEO and founder. When he's not working on the business you can find him spending time with his family, enjoying the sun in St. George, UT, or hitting the links. Maybe all three.

Big Leap Honored in 2016 Inc. 5000

When I started Big Leap back in 2008, I couldn’t have imagined that we’d be where we are now in 2016. The early years of Big Leap were mostly centered around affiliate marketing websites I had built and some on-and-off consulting with local businesses about organic and paid search. In 2013, I launched Big Leap [...]

By |2019-12-09T18:00:56-07:00August 22nd, 2016|Categories: Company News|Comments Off on Big Leap Honored in 2016 Inc. 5000

BuzzStream: Resources & Prospecting Searches

Like most good SEO's, my techniques for obtaining links has drastically changed over the last 2 years. There's no doubt that quality is the only option now and quality takes time and a lot of manual work. While you can't completely take the manual work out of it, BuzzStream has made it a lot easier [...]

By |2019-10-09T15:12:58-06:00January 25th, 2013|Categories: Tools|Comments Off on BuzzStream: Resources & Prospecting Searches

What You Need to Know about Your Website’s IP Address

It's undeniable that the internet has changed the way we communicate, socialize and complete basic tasks on a daily basis. And while most of us use the internet on a daily basis, not very many of us actually understand how it works. While it may be difficult for the average Joe to understand everything, there [...]

By |2019-08-09T18:58:19-06:00January 9th, 2013|Categories: Internet|Comments Off on What You Need to Know about Your Website’s IP Address

How to Promote & Prepare Your Site for Guest Bloggers

This is a guest blog post provided by Kevin Phelps. Guest blogging has become a buzzword around the internet marketing industry for good reason; it works. It's a win-win situation for both the webmaster and the blogger if done correctly but oftentimes webmasters fall short on content because they don't know how to promote their [...]

By |2019-08-09T18:58:37-06:00July 2nd, 2012|Categories: Blogging, Link Building, SEO|Comments Off on How to Promote & Prepare Your Site for Guest Bloggers

Will Google’s +1 Button Hurt Your Rankings?

Google is jumping into the button game along side Facebook, Twitter, Digg and many others to introduce their +1 button.  Webmasters can now add the +1 button to their websites so visitors can essentially endorse a webpage and recommend it to their friends. A New Form of Spam? There is a common cycle in the [...]

By |2019-08-09T18:59:03-06:00June 1st, 2011|Categories: Industry News, SEO|Comments Off on Will Google’s +1 Button Hurt Your Rankings?

Best Place for Google Search Volume?

The answer is: nowhere, at least to find an accurate number.  There has been some much needed coverage recently in the SEO world about the Google AdWords tool vs. Google's Search-Based Keyword Tool (SKTool).  To get some history, check out posts on Smackdown and David Naylor. The various keyword tools do provide some interesting information [...]

By |2019-08-09T18:59:24-06:00August 17th, 2010|Categories: SEO|Comments Off on Best Place for Google Search Volume?

Yahoo! to Test Bing Search Results

The Yahoo!/Bing merger announced in early 2009 will begin to finally roll out in upcoming months.  In an email sent to Yahoo! advertisers, the company officially announced that it will slowly begin live testing Bing results on Yahoo.com as early as this month. What does this mean from an SEO perspective?  While Google continues to [...]

By |2019-08-09T18:59:29-06:00July 16th, 2010|Categories: Industry News, SEO|Comments Off on Yahoo! to Test Bing Search Results