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.

SEMpdx Unveils Engage Conference Branding

SEMpdx Unveils Engage Conference Branding In case you missed it, SEMpdx’s past president and board member, Mike Rosenberg announced in April that SearchFest planned to change its name to Engage, which is taking place on March 9, 2017 at the Sentinel Hotel in Portland, Oregon. Check out the full post, It is time to Engage!. We said we would unveil the new conference logo and branding at our annual Rooftop Networking Party which took place last night – and we did just that! If you weren’t able to attend the Rooftop event to see the branding in person, you can check out the new Engage...Read More...

September 2016 – Personal Branding with Mel Carson

September 2016 – Personal Branding with Mel Carson Please join us on Tuesday, September 13, in the Heritage Room at BridgePort BrewPub as we welcome Mel Carson, Founder and Principal Strategist at Delightful Communications, who will be presenting “Discoverable, Shareable and Memorable: How to Discover and Define Your Personal Brand to Compete Effectively in the New World of Work”.Read More...

February 2016 – Building an Online Community with Jennifer Sable Lopez

February 2016 – Building an Online Community with Jennifer Sable Lopez SPECIAL NOTE: Due to venue request, this event will begin 30 minutes later than our normal time. Doors open at 5:30PM and the presentation will start at 6:00PM. Please join us on Tuesday, February 9, in the downtown offices of Puppet Labs as we welcome Jennifer Sable Lopez from Moz, who will be presenting “Transforming your Visitors into a Dedicated & Passionate Community”. Synopsis Sure, you’re getting traffic to your site, now how do you get them to return, again and again? Jen walks you through some tried and true...Read More...

January 2016 – Content Strategy & Copywriting with Lisa Williams & Heather Lloyd-Martin

January 2016 – Content Strategy & Copywriting with Lisa Williams & Heather Lloyd-Martin Please join us on Tuesday, January 12, in the Heritage Room at BridgePort BrewPub as we welcome Lisa Williams from Oregon Health & Science University and Heather Lloyd-Martin from SuccessWorks, who will be presenting “Content Strategy Lessons from Star Wars“. Synopsis Content strategy is planning for the creation, delivery and governance of content. It includes a plan, audience, story, channel, conversation, process and measurement. Copywriting is the story itself. Content strategy and copywriting don’t work without each...Read More...