We’re pleased to announce our speaking schedule at SMX East 2009, October 5-7 at the Javits Convention Center in New York City. Centered around the vitality of our SearchEngineLand community, SMX conferences are trusted hubs for quality information surrounding search. This year’s ‘East will undoubtedly deliver stimulating tracks.
Co-Chairs Danny Sullivan and Chris Sherman promise edge-of-your-seat content for everyone from newbie SEOs to the rock stars of the community (you know who you are). They’ve covered all the bases, with more than 50 sessions spanning the search universe.
aimClear’s YouTube prodigy, Manny Rivas, will be speaking on the SMX session: Pumping Up YouTube with Google’s Project Manager Matthew Liu, Ciaran Norris, Head of Social Media Marketing at Mindshare Worldwide, and moderated by Christine Churchill, President of KeyRelevance. The session will certainly provide insight and tactics for leveraging YouTube, the second most used search engine.
Three reasons you wont want to skip the last day of SMX East 2009- our very own Marty Weintraub will be divulging juicy tips for SEO, Facebook and reputation monitoring. You know the way he is.
Facebook Marketing Tactics- Facebook beefed up their search function alerting search marketers to the concept of FacebookSEO. The session will provide tips for tapping into the opportunities Facebook holds within its walled garden.
Marty will be speaking on this session, moderated by Danny Sullivan, with other esteemed panelists- Rebecca Kelley, Director of Social Media at 10e20, Will Scott, President of Search Influence, and Dennis Yu, CEO of BlitzLocal.
Diagnosing Technical SEO Issues- Rankings tank? Site wont index more fully? This session, moderated by Vanessa Fox of Search Engine Land, will provide a checklist to diagnose site issues from Marty and other experts in the industry such as Adam Audette, President of AudetteMedia, and Jennifer Sable Lopez SEO consultant to SEOmoz.
Social Media, Search & Reputation Management- Say your company is involved in an massive PR disaster. Social media channels are a buzz with chatter. Yikes! What’s a community manager to do? Chris Sherman will moderate this session which will take an intimate look at how you can influence and harness the chatter to make the ride a little smoother.
Brent Csutoras, Social Media Consultant, Rhea Drysdale COO and Co-Founder of Outspoken Media, Jordan Kasteler, Co-Founder of Search & Social, and Chris Silver Smith, Director of Optimization Strategies from KeyRelevance will be speaking with Marty on this panal for the Social Media Track.
SMX conferences are known to sell out. Check out the agenda and sign up sooner, rather than later- the Early Bird offer ends Septemper 12. Pack your laptop and party(networking)-pants for three of the most exciting days for SEOs. See you there!