Search engine optimization and marketing is a constantly evolving endeavor, leaving those of us in the business to do our best to keep up with Google and friends as they tweak algorithms, weigh new measurements, and generally do their best to keep us on our toes.
This year, in particular, promises to be one of deep changes to the way that search engines index and rank the web’s content, requiring each of us to do everything possible to stay ahead of the curve, and there is no better way to do this than by staying in the professional loop while congregating with your colleagues!
Get your SEO on and make friends close to home at the same time with these four local SEO events in 2013:
If you’re in need of a quick, to-the-point education in all things SEO, you’ll not find a better event than the upcoming Los Angeles SEO Training Workshop, a single-session workshop that will allow only 16 participants at a time. Making for an incredible hands-on experience, this low attendence limit will also help you to network firmly and deeply with your fellow learners, providing you with unique opportunities across the board.
The content of this one-day event will cover everything from the basics of optimizing for search engines, right down to the intrinsic details of things like keyword research, SEO tools, website optimization techniques, link building, and more, making it a fantastic stop for people at every level of experience in the field!
When and Where: Check out sunny Los Angeles, California on March 19, 2013 for this personalized look at the uniquely complicated world of SEO. If you plan to stay a while, check out LosAngelesHotels.org for fantastic rates!
Offering 20 unique sessions spread across four tracks and two days, this year’s SMS event in Toronto, Ontario promises to give you a full helping of everything that you need to be at your very best! Whether you’re in the early planning stages of your search and social media efforts, or you’re an old hand looking for a few new tricks on the road to increased success, you can be sure that the long list of topics covered here will include what you’re looking for.
When and Where: Pay a visit to Toronto, Ontario, Canada in order to take in everything that SMX has to offer from March 20-21, 2013.
If SEO is your thing, Search Love is the place to be, whether you consider yourself an expert, or you’re entirely green to the niche! At this two-day event, you’ll learn everything from the basics to some of the more advanced ways to attract the attention of Google and company, hearing from industry experts and a slew of your peers all the while.
Perhaps the most well-respected of the various SEO and SEM conferences held around the world each year, SES is a four-day conference that tackles marketing from every possible angle, while still focusing intently on optimization techniques. Speakers range from leaders of new startups to Google’s Matt Cutts, giving you a look at the industry from multiple perspectives in an effort to put you in the know on every topic imaginable.
When and Where: Offering another California adventure, SES will take place in San Francisco from September 10-13, 2013.
Don’t stop there! There are even more great conferences to build your personal brand and get smarter!