Hi, I’m Jason Barnard: digital marketer, musician and cartoon blue dog.
Depending why you came to this site, one or more of the following sections will (hopefully) be of interest.
2020: digital marketer
I am a digital marketing consultant who specialises in Brand SERPs and knowledge panels – The Brand SERP Guy.
Company: I am founder and CEO at Kalicube – a groundbreaking digital marketing agency that pioneered the concept of exact match Brand SERPs (what your audience sees when they google your brand name).
Author: I write regularly for leading digital marketing publications such as Search Engine Journal and Search Engine Land and regularly guest on others such as Wordlift, SE Ranking, SEMrush, Search Engine Watch, Searchmetrics and Trustpilot.
Podcaster: I host a digital marketing podcast. The conversations are always intelligent, always interesting… and always fun! Guests include Rand Fishkin, Barry Schwartz, Eric Enge, Joost de Valk, Aleyda Solis, Bill Slawski… Over 160 episodes available. Listen here >>
2000s: career in cartoons
From 1998 to 2008 I played the role of a blue dog in a musical cartoon TV series for preschoolers. That’s me on the left. Read more here >>
1990s: career in rock music
I am a singer and double bassist. In the 1990s my full time job was playing in this punk-folk band. That’s me on. the left. I still play in a couple of bands. Read more here >>
1980s: education in Economics
I graduated from Liverpool John Moores University with a BA (Hons) in Economics with a specialisation in statistical analysis. Some other almumni.