Launching Linkbait with Justin Briggs (@justinrbriggs) on #SEOchat

On Thursday, August 18, 2011 Search Marketing Weekly will be hosting an #seochat on Twitter. Justin Briggs (@justinrbriggs) will be our guest answering questions about Launching Linkbait.

Details:

Starts at 7:00 pm Mountain Time
About 1 hour long
Use hashtag #seochat
Host: Greg Shuey

About Justin Briggs

Justin Briggs is an SEO Consultant at Distilled Seattle and an SEOmoz Associate. Prior to working at Distilled, Justin worked as the SEO Manager at Paramore|Redd in Nashville, TN, where he managed both SEO and social media campaigns. He has consulted with numerous companies from small startups to Fortune 500 corporations.

Before working in the SEO industry, Justin worked as the Webmaster for the Department of Pharmacology at Vanderbilt University for more than four years.

Justin is a regular author on SEOmoz and Distilled, and has guest blogged on Raven and Outspoken Media. Justin has previously spoken at events such as Pro SEO, SMX, and Wordcamp.

Conversion Rate Optimization (CRO) & SEO with Kate Morris (@katemorris) #seochat

On Thursday, March 17, 2011 Search Marketing Weekly will be hosting an #seochat on Twitter. Kate Morris (@katemorris) will be our guest answering questions about Conversion Rate Optimization & SEO.

Details:

Starts at 7:00 pm Mountain Time
About 1 hour long
Use hashtag #seochat
Host: Greg Shuey

Transcript

Questions Answered

1. Name the top 5 things businesses can do to improve conversion right from the get go.
2. What is the number 1 thing business owners do wrong in regards to better conversion & their websites.
3. When performing a conversion analysis, what are some of the more common problems you encounter?
4. What is the hardest part of A/B testing and how do you overcome it?
5. What are the top tools you use for better conversion?

About Kate Morris

kate morris on seochatKate Morris is an SEO Consultant with Distilled. Kate has worked in every part of online marketing from SEO to PPC, in-house, agency, and independent.

A native Texan by birth, Kate got her BBA from The University of Texas at Austin in Marketing and MBA from Texas State University – San Marcos. When she isn’t on her beloved Macbook playing with metrics, code and PPC campaigns, Kate enjoys reading, Crossfit and writing.

You can catch her speaking at many events like PubCon, Affiliate Summit, SMX, and many other search related shows. She also has a monthly PPC column at Search Engine Journal and writes regularly for Distilled and SEOmoz.