• What is a Mastermind Group?

    One of the key components of starting and running a successful business is making sure you are not reinventing the wheel. The web is, of course, the greatest repository of information ever known to humankind. However, searching for knowledge is a tricky thing.

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  • Santa Barbara Fitness Magazine

    Santa Barbara's Only Dedicated Health and Fitness Online Magazine.

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  • Fitness Professional Online

    Fitness Professional Online – the Internet Hub for the Fitness Industry! It is our mission to bring you an online community to help you grow as a Fitness Professional.

    Regardless of what stage of your career you're in, Fitness Professional Online (FPO) will guide you to resources both on and offline. Here are some of the resources we are providing you with:

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  • Having had the opportunity to work with amazing artists, businessmen and women, executives, actors, and scholars has opened my eyes to the differences between those that are successful and those that simply just wannabe. The wannabes hope that
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  • We're all afraid of something. Fear can be a moving target, changing as our lives and circumstances change. A small business owner might be afraid of another dip in the economy thus causing him to shut his doors,
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  • If you haven't seen the term IFTTT, it's a coding term for "If this, then that", which essentially gives a string of automated orders to a computer. The website IFTTT.com makes this process easy by connecting multiple accounts,
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  • The rumor is that SEO is dead. I agree... well, not really. I think SEO is dead for everyone in the industry looking for a quick fix. It wasn't long ago that so called SEOs were able to
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  • Designing a new website can be stressful. There are so many questions to ask yourself.  Should you use WordPress? What about Joomla or Drupal? Where should my logo go? Should I have an About Me menu item, or
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  • If you're like me, you love TED Talks – they're informative, inspirational, and give you insights into worlds that you may not have known existed. TED Talks can be especially useful for business owners, but sometimes you might
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  • It was my third event in the Tony Robbins Life Mastery series – Business Mastery. The event took place in sunny Palm Beach Florida, though it wasn't so sunny the day we arrived. Palm Beach was getting hit
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  • The days of multitasking are over... or at least we're told we shouldn't be doing as much as we were. We all knew this was coming; it's just sad for us entrepreneurs whose ADHD was hidden through the
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  • I was first exposed to the world of Internet marketing back in the late 90's. I'm talking about real marketing done on the Internet, not selling an eBook filled with affiliate links that are sure to spam your
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Internet Marketing and SEO are the keys to a business's success. In this day and age, your customers are searching for your services and products online - on their phones, on their laptops, home and work computers, and tablets. You need to be on the first page of Google, Bing, and Yahoo. Unlike many so called "specialists" we do not believe that your business is the exact same as everyone else's and therefore your strategy shouldn't be the same. There is no "one-size-fits-all" approach to business and their certainly isn't one towards getting your business to the top of the search engines. Here are a few of the more popular services we provide:

Doug Holt

Doug Holt Fitness ExpertHi, I'm Doug Holt. I am a serial entrepreneur who has been successful in the fitness and Internet spaces. I'm the owner of Conditioning Specialists private fitness studio, Santa Barbara Fitness Magazine, DHO Internet Consultants, and Fitness Professional Online in Santa Barbara, CA. I am also a proud Rotarian, athlete (at least in my own mind), and lover of the outdoors.

This is my personal blog. On this blog, I focus on bettering yourself, your business, and those around you. My mission is to help you achieve your goals, break through perceived barriers, and grow your business is a smart and strategic manner.

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Your Fitness Magazine

You should have your own online fitness magazine. Managing content, editorial calendars, events, additional staff, and technology can be tough, but we make it easy for you to own or lease your very own local fitness magazine. This is a great way to establish you and your business as the center point and star resource in the fitness industry. You deserve to be number one and having your own magazine not only helps you get your name out to your potential customers, but has your competitors customers seeing you as the expert in your town. 

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