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Suds and Search 70 | Martha van Berkel, CEO of Schema App

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My guest on this week’s episode of Suds & Search is Martha van Berkel, CEO of Schema App.

Schema markup was developed in 2011 as a collaboration between the world’s leading search engines. Since that time, the general interest and application of Schema among SEOs has skyrocketed. Martha has become the leading presenter in our industry talking about Schema markup.

She is an in-demand conference presenter, blogger, and educator on topics related to Schema. You may have heard Martha present at Brighton SEO, State of Search, SMX Milan, and the Content Marketing Conference.


How to optimize your internal links

In this week’s video, I talk about one of the most often-overlooked elements of SEO – optimizing internal links. The way that you link to pages in your own site shows Google which pages you think are the most important, and most sites have an incredibly messy internal link structure. Watch this week’s episode to learn how to optimize your internal linking structure – and why it’s so important for your SEO efforts.


Suds and Search 69 | Greg Gifford, Vice President of Search at SearchLab

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My guest on this week’s episode of Suds & Search is my friend and colleague Greg Gifford, Vice President of Search at SearchLab.

Greg is a veteran digital marketer and one of the most recognizable speakers in the industry. It’s hard to think of a conference he hasn’t spoken at. He’s well known in the SEO community presenting at conferences like MozCon, SMX, Pubcon, and UnGagged.

He’s a popular speaker within the automotive industry presenting at conferences like NADA, Digital Dealer, and Internet Battle Plan. AND he is a rock star overseas at conferences like Brighton SEO, SearchLove London, InOrbit, and Learn Inbound.


Suds and Search 68 | Dr. Pete Meyers, Marketing Scientist at Moz

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My guest on this week’s episode of Suds & Search is Dr. Pete Meyers, Marketing Scientist at Moz.

Dr. Pete is a legend in the SEO community. He is the creator of Mozcast, which operates like a weather report for detecting when Google has made an update to their algorithm. Mozcast started in 2012 at the time of some of the most consequential algorithm updates ever.

9 years later Mozcast remains a go-to resource for SEOs who want to learn what might’ve happened to their rankings and traffic after Google made a tweak to their algorithm.


Suds and Search 67 | Brett Tabke, Founder and CEO of Pubcon

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My guest on this week’s episode of Suds & Search is Brett Tabke, the Founder and CEO of Pubcon, one of the most important conference series in search marketing.

Brett has been involved in the computer and technology industry for over 30 years. He started a software company for commodore computers back in 1984. Throughout his career Brett has displayed an amazing ability to build communities and educational opportunities around topics related to the internet.


Greg’s SEO presentation from Digital Dealer – Part 2

In this week’s video, I’m sharing the second half of my epic two hour SEO presentation from Digital Dealer in Tampa. Learn how COIVD has affected buyer behavior, how Google’s algorithm works, what’s going on with the upcoming Page Experience update, and how to optimize your website for better local visibility.


Suds and Search 66 | Matt Umbro, Key Account Director at Brainlabs

My guest on this week’s episode of Suds & Search is Matt Umbro, Key Account Director at Brainlabs.

Matt is a verteran PPC marketer and one of my favorite bloggers on topics related to paid search and paid social. You can read some of his work at Search Engine Journal, Practical Ecommerce, and PPCHero.

Matt is also an in-demand speaker and conference presenter. You may have heard Matt speak at SMX, Heroconf, State of Search, and Engage.


Greg’s SEO presentation from Digital Dealer – Part 1

In this week’s video, I’m sharing the first half of my epic two hour SEO presentation from Digital Dealer in Tampa. Learn how COIVD has affected buyer behavior, how Google’s algorithm works, what’s going on with the upcoming Page Experience update, and how to optimize your website for better local visibility.