These are all of the current events we have posted, but soon we’ll have the entire year of 2015 posted…

August 2015 – GYBO with Google

August 2015 – GYBO with Google

This workshop, being put on in collaboration with Google, will help you improve the information that shows up on Google search, Google maps and Google+ about your business.   We are offering this half-day workshop on Tuesday, Aug. 11, and we’ll have plenty of Google and digital marketing experts on hand provide attendees one-on-one guidance.   At SEMpdx, we believe small businesses are the backbone of our economy. In fact, many of our SEMpdx members are small businesses or work at small businesses.   We understand the...Read More...
August 2015 – Rooftop Networking Party presented by Moz

August 2015 – Rooftop Networking Party presented by Moz

Join us Tuesday, August 11, 2015 for the seventh 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 going...Read More...
September 2015 – Local Search with David Mihm

September 2015 – Local Search with David Mihm

NOTE: September’s event is the 3rd Tuesday of the month, due to the Labor Day holiday, and will be held at the Eastside Exchange Building on 123 NE 3rd Avenue, instead of our usual venue. Please join SEMpdx and event sponsor Upsource on Tuesday, September 15, 2015 in the Eastside Exchange Building’s Powerhouse Conference Room. We will be featuring David Mihm from Moz, who will be presenting The Key Local Search Developments of 2015. Synopsis Now that mobile search has officially surpassed desktop search volume, and that the...Read More...
October 2015 – Mobile Ranking Factors with Marcus Tober

October 2015 – Mobile Ranking Factors with Marcus Tober

NOTE: October’s event is the 2nd Wednesday of the month, due to a conflict with the Bend WebCAM/Swivel Conference in Bend, OR. Please join us on Wednesday, October 14, in the Heritage Room at BridgePort BrewPub as we welcome Marcus Tober from Searchmetrics, who will be presenting The Most Important Ranking Factors for Mobile Search Now and in the Future. Synopsis Why are mobile search ranking factors important and what make them different to Desktop Search? Based on his research, Marcus will share with us what are the key factors to...Read More...
November 2015 – Conversion Rate Optimization with James Svoboda

November 2015 – Conversion Rate Optimization with James Svoboda

Please join us on Tuesday, November 10, in the Heritage Room at BridgePort BrewPub as we welcome James Svoboda from WebRanking, who will be presenting The Portlandia Guide to Conversion Rate Optimization. Synopsis Conversions are the responsibility of everyone. From the CEO to the SEO and Paid media buyer, to the copywriter, content strategist, email marketer and even the social media manager. If you work in digital, it’s now your job. We’ll take a long look into the many influences that affect conversion rates, how to assess them, and even...Read More...