5 Reasons to Get the  SearchFest Video Bundle

5 Reasons to Get the SearchFest Video Bundle

  SearchFest 2015 was another resounding success thanks to all the great speakers, SEMpdx board, members and SearchFest attendees. The SEMpdx SearchFest team and Board of Director Membership Chair, Nathan Isaacs are hard at work taking lots of great video footage from the show to provide attendees and even non-attendees access to a SearchFest 2015 Video Bundle for the first time in our 9 year history of sponsoring the one day conference. Here are 5 reasons to get the video bundle, whether or not you attended SearchFest: You can’t...Read More...
SearchFest 2015 Video Bundle

SearchFest 2015 Video Bundle

Get SearchFest-Smart Year Round Nine short years ago a rag-tag team dreamed up the idea for SearchFest. Their main goal was to bring the best of our industry together to impart their knowledge on us regular folk. They didn’t know that personal connections, elbow grease and a lot of beer would help grow SearchFest into what it is today — a top conference drawing speakers from 14 states and 4 countries, with an expanding audience base that includes attendees from such faraway places as Kangaroo Island in Southern Australia. They also didn’t...Read More...
2015 SEMpdx SearchFest Mini-Interview:  Rae Hoffman

2015 SEMpdx SearchFest Mini-Interview: Rae Hoffman

Rae Hoffman will be speaking on “Competitive Intel” at SearchFest 2015 which will take place Friday, February 27, 2015 in Portland Oregon. For more information or to purchase tickets, please click here. 1) Please give us your background and tell us what you do for a living. In my official capacity, I’m the CEO of PushFire, a digital marketing agency that provides SEO and paid advertising services to medium to fortune sized companies nationwide. I’ve been in affiliate marketing (using SEO as my primary traffic generation...Read More...
Where to Eat & Drink at SearchFest 2015

Where to Eat & Drink at SearchFest 2015

SearchFest 2015 is upon us! I know you are all busy planning which speakers to see, so it pains me to tell you that you are going to have to make another tough decision this weekend: where to eat. The one problem with SearchFest is that it is located a few blocks away from dozens of Portland’s best restaurants, making it difficult to choose where to eat. Well, dear reader, I have some good news for you. I’ve narrowed down the countless food options down to a few top picks. Dive in to see where you should eat at SearchFest 2015. If...Read More...
2015 SEMpdx SearchFest Keynote Interview:  Tim Mayer

2015 SEMpdx SearchFest Keynote Interview: Tim Mayer

Tim Mayer will be giving the morning keynote at SearchFest 2015 which will take place Friday, February 27, 2015 in Portland Oregon. For more information or to purchase tickets, please click here. 1) Please give us your background and tell us what you do for a living. I started my career as a professional trademark searcher believe it or not. I actually was not crazy about that first job but when the commercial Internet came along in the mid 90s my passion started in search building crawlers indexing web content and domain name databases. In...Read More...
2015 SEMpdx SearchFest Keynote Interview:  Jonathon Colman

2015 SEMpdx SearchFest Keynote Interview: Jonathon Colman

Jonathon Colman will be giving the afternoon keynote at SearchFest 2015 which will take place Friday, February 27, 2015 in Portland Oregon. For more information or to purchase tickets, please click here. Please give us your background and tell us what you do for a living. I’m a content strategist at Facebook—that means I plan, structure, and improve content experiences for people so that things make sense and are easy to use. It’s a user experience role focused on language, information architecture, and information design. Put simply, my goal...Read More...