Thanksgiving 2014 - What I’m Grateful for in SEO

by Jon Ball
I think it’s a fair assessment to say that the SEO industry can be pretty negative. By that, I don’t mean negative SEO. What I mean to say is that we allow ourselves a lot of room for gloom and doom. I get it. Since our industry is fully hostage to the whims of a search engine, our lack of control can be unnerving. Such is life I suppose.Read the full article

SMX West 2014: Keynote with Google Search Chief Amit Singhal

Amit Singhal has overseen Google's search engine ranking algorithms since 2000. From the Knowledge Graph, to Google Voice Search, to Google's new "Hummingbird" algorithm update, no one has better insight into Google's many methods of trying to make sense of the world's information than Singhal. In this keynote conversation with Search Engine Land founding editor Danny Sullivan, Singhal discusses some of Google's recent updates and share his vision for what search might look like five years down the road. Search Marketing Expo (SMX) West Keynote. San Jose, CA, March 11, 2013. For more information, please visit:

SMX Advanced 2014 - Google's Matt Cutts You&A Keynote

Google software engineer Matt Cutts returned to SMX Advanced. As the head of Google's web spam team, Matt's been dealing with webmaster issues for Google since 2000 and is well known to many advanced search marketers from his blog and public speaking. Matt participated in the always popular and engaging "You&A" format keynote, in which he addressed questions from the SMX Advanced audience. For more informations please visit: