SEMpdx is the premier association for Portland Educational Marketing Events for search marketers in Oregon. We meet monthly (second Tuesday of each month) for education and networking events.

December 2014 – Holiday Networking Party

December 2014 – Holiday Networking Party

SEMpdx Joins Forces with Local Organizations for a Holiday Party! Join SEMpdx, pdxMindShare, Social Media Club, and AMA after work on Dec. 11 to celebrate the holiday season by eating, drinking, and partaking in good conversation. Light appetizers will be provided. There will be a no-host bar. When: Thursday, December 11th, 5:30pm – 9:00pm Where: Spirit of 77, 500 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Portland, OR 97232 (map) Parking & Transit: Very limited free parking in the shared lot, but plenty of metered street parking ($1.60/hour until...Read More...
November 2014 – CRO with Josh Patrice

November 2014 – CRO with Josh Patrice

The November 2014 SEMpdx educational event features Josh Patrice, Director of SEO at Portent. Join us as we learn all about the convergence of SEO and CRO, specifically how to optimize conversion rates on your site for maximum ROI! Date and Time Tuesday, November 11th, 2014 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Presentation starts at 5:30pm Topic Making SEO Count with Conversion Rate Optimization (CRO) Every day, businesses are leaving money on the table by not having a well optimized website. Whether it’s increasing your audience, or more importantly,...Read More...
October 2014 – Jon Colman from Facebook

October 2014 – Jon Colman from Facebook

The October 2014 SEMpdx educational event features a very special guest, Jon Colman of Facebook. Join us as we learn all about building an integrated content strategy! Date and Time Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Presentations start at 5:30pm (1st Tuesday, not 2nd Tuesday) Topic Building an Integrated Content Strategy What is content strategy and what do content strategists do? Isn’t content strategy just copywriting? And why is content strategy so focused on people and systems? In this presentation, we take a look at content...Read More...
September 2014 – Back to School with SEMpdx

September 2014 – Back to School with SEMpdx

As we do most of the time,  we are meeting on the second Tuesday of the month, with networking from 5 to 7, we’ll have an hour long presentation and Q&A, then another half hour of hang around time. Hope to see you there!   About the Presentation Our 3-speaker panel will help get you back into the swing of things after the lazy days of summer. Go “Back to School” with the latest SEO, social media and PPC trends and developments. Date & Time Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Presentations start at...Read More...

August 2014 – Rooftop Networking Party

  Join us Tuesday, August 12, 2014 for the sixth annual SEMpdx Rooftop Networking Party presented by Moz! Join us for some old school networking in old town Portland at the Embassy Suites in downtown Portland. Enjoy good food, drinks and conversations as a DJ spins tunes. Don’t miss the best networking event of the summer! Networking The SEMpdx annual Rooftop Party promises to be the most talked-about networking event of the year. Many professional organizations will be joining us on the roof. Be on top of the latest developments...Read More...

May 2014 – SEMpdx Members Appreciation Event

May 13, 2014 is our annual Members Appreciation Event. Members receive free admission, food and drinks and the opportunity to listen to a great guest speaker brought in specifically for our members …And this year, the Members Appreciation Event speaker will be Ian Lurie! Non-members are welcome to purchase a ticket and attend. Ian Lurie’s presentation pulls from The Marketing Stack, a book he is currently writing, and will offer helpful tips and insights for bringing together all the bits and pieces across the Internet Marketing...Read More...