The industry’s brightest minds are all yours! Below is the playlist of session videos from SearchFest 2015. Scroll to the right side of the embedded video to select the session video you want to watch. Below the playlist, you will see links to download each session video and links to download the presenter’s slide deck (if available).

For 2017 SearchFest is changing its name to Engage! Date to be announced soon. Tickets go on sale August 9th – the date of the SEMpdx Rooftop Networking Party.

Morning Keynote: Tim Mayer – Heddle Marketing Search Engine Marketers are the New Data-Driven Storytellers

SEO Fundamentals

Marketing Automation: The 40 Hour Asset Speaker:   John-Henry Scherck – WP Engine

Penalties & Ranking Drops   Speakers:   Ian Lurie – Portent, Inc.   Greg Boser – Foundation Digital

Competitive Intel   Speakers:   Rand Fishkin – Moz   Rae Hoffman – Sugarrae & PushFire

Dashboards for Marketers   Speakers:   Annie Cushing – YourTango & Annielytics   Rachael Gerson – Google (video & slide deck not available)

Future Web

Crafting and Executing a Local Content Strategy   Speakers:   Mike Ramsey – Nifty Marketing   Dana DiTomaso – Kick Point

Semantic Juggernaut   Speakers:   Aaron Bradley – Electronic Arts (EA)   Mike Arnesen – SwellPath

Mobile Strategy: Execution to Analysis   Speakers:   David Roth – Emergent Digital   Marcus Tober – Searchmetrics

Global Search Strategies Speakers:   Zeph Snapp – Altura Interactive   Michael Bonfils – SEM International

Social & Paid

Social Content and Community Speakers:   Joanna Lord – Porch   Mark Traphagen – Stone Temple Consulting

Transform Your Content: Create, Measure, Succeed! Speakers:   Matt Siltala – Avalaunch Media   Kristy Bolsinger – Pricewaterhouse-Coopers LLC (PwC) (one combined slide deck for this session)

PPC: Top Hacks & Keywordless Targeting Speakers:   David Rodnitzy – 3Q Digital   Larry Kim – WordStream

How To Make (Piles Of) Money With Social Media In 8 (Absolutely) Attainable Steps Speakers:   Marty Weintraub – aimClear   Will Scott – Search Influence (one combined slide deck for this session)

Deep Dive

Performing a Highly Technical SEO Audit Speaker:   Bill Hartzer – Globe Runner

Office Hours with “Professor Maps” Speaker:   Mike Blumenthal – (no slide deck available / this was a completely Q&A session.)

Big Data and SEO Speaker:   Marshall Simmonds – Define Media Group, Inc.

Mighty Mobile: Bing Ads Insights, Optimization and Conversion


Anna Hughes – Microsoft

Frances Donegan-Ryan – Microsoft
(one combined slide deck for this session)