If there’s only one person you follow for social media and search engine optimization [SEO] information, make it Lee Odden. Not sure how SEO and social media work together? Watch the video in this post.
When Lee was in Chicago for Search Engine Strategies, I attended his presentation. In it, he previewed his new book, “Optimize.” I found it to be one of the most informative and useful presentations I attended last year, That’s why I’m inviting you to join me in hearing Lee speak at SMC Chicago on April 10. Join us at ITA/TechNexus. located at 200 S. Wacker Dr., 15th floor.
Not in Chicago? We’re working on setting up live-streaming. For updates, follow @smcchicago on twitter, like Social Media Club Chicago on Facebook and join the Social Media Club Chicago group on LinkedIn.
Here’s your invitation, copied from the SMC Chicago invitation site.
Tickets: $10 Early Bird / $20.00 Advance with book / $15 Advance no book / $20 Day of Event
Price includes: Program, food @Ramon_DeLeon Domino’s Pizza, beer/wine/water and a copy of the book for those who select that ticket option. Please note that we will sell out of books and we are not expecting to have an additional copies at the event. Thanks to the publisher for shipping a limited number of copies to us.
Lee Odden is the author of Optimize: How to Attract and Engage More Customers by Integrating SEO, Social Media and Content Marketing, and CEO of TopRank Online Marketing, specializing in Internet marketing consulting, training, and implementation services.
A veteran Internet marketer, Odden has consulted for clients such as HP, McKesson, Gorkana, Marketo and StrongMail.
He has been cited for his internet marketing expertise by The Economist, U.S. News & World Report, and Fortune Magazine and writes a monthly column for ClickZ called Social Media Smarts.
Odden’s Online Marketing Blog is rated one of the top marketing blogs on the web by Advertising Age, Social Media Examiner and Junta42. Odden conducts seminars for companies, and regularly presents at marketing, media, and public relations industry conferences world-wide.
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Social Media Club’s primary mission is to expand digital media literacy, promote standard technologies, encourage ethical behavior and share best practices. We bring together journalists, publishers, communications professionals, artists, amateur media creators, citizen journalists, teachers, students, tool makers, and other interested collaborators. Essentially the people who create and consume media who have an interest in seeing the ‘media industry’ evolve for everyone’s benefit. We are more than just USERS, we are the reason the tools exist – we are the people who communicate our thoughts and ideas near and far. Join us and let’s shape the future together!
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