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Technical SEO

Even if you're not a technical person, you MUST understand that Google is looking for specific markup on your site more than ever before.

This will not only be the "be-boop" technical mumbo jumbo but also a discussion of what's important and what you can call BS on.

Make sure you attend this event even if it's only to take notes to hand off to your development team.

Centerline DigitalWe are very lucky to score one of the cooloest and most technically decked out companies in Raleigh to hold this month's event. Centerline Digital probably has the coolest office space around, and their two high-speed fiber lines mean there shouldn't be any network problems. If you don't know about the great work Centerline has been doing, come a little early and ask them.

This session will be epic! We are calling in the big guns to help explain the technical side of SEO.

Carter ColeCarter Cole is a web developer and a true SEO nerd. He is currently the senioer web developer at Virante where he is leading the charge to create better tools for SEO's. He is the author of the world's most popular SEO tool for Chrome, SEO Site Tools. Follow Carter on Twitter @CarterCole

Joining us via Google Hangout will be two more world-renown SEO experts.

Alan BleiweissAlan Bleiswiss is know for his SEO audits and his #epicdinners at PubCon. Alan has worked on everything from the smallest of mom and pop corner store up to and including such notable organizations as Macy’s, Gottshalks, Princess Cruises, New York Business To Business Yellow Pages, Fortunoffs, USWeb/CKS, H.J. Heinz (Starkist Tuna /Kibbles n’ Bits, etc.), and many other fortune 1000 sized corporations. Follow Alan on Twitter @alanbleisweiss

Jaimie Sirovich is a search engine marketing consultant. Officially Jaimie is a computer programmer, but he claims to enjoy marketing much more. He graduated from Stevens Institute of Technology with a degree in Computer Science. At present, Jaimie consults for several organizations regarding search marketing, supervises core web development projects, and keeps SEO Egghead afloat. Follow Jaimie on Twitter @SEOEgghead

Thank you to the awesome sponsors of the most successful SEO Meetup in the United States:

ViranteVirante is one of the leading SEO and web marketing firms in the United States. They are well known for creating the "rent-to-own" strategy for building and sustaining traffic and qualified leads for any web site or business. Virante has been tapped by the Wall Street Journal to provide web marketing expertise to its readership.

Click Optimize clients have a common goal: to achieve results on the web. We take our job seriously, working hard until we help you meet -- and exceed -- your marketing goals. When you’re looking for a Raleigh website design company focused on lead generation and boosting your bottom line, call Click Optimize. We look forward to helping you rise above the competition!

LeapDog Marketing is the premier source of inexpensive Raleigh Internet Marketing Packages to help your small business grow online.

This year is the 10th anniversary of North Carolina Search Engine Academy's Workshops! Get all the information about the 10th Anniversary SEO Special at the Internet Marketing Analysts website.

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  • Jenny H.

    Great meetup!

    February 27, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Excellent info and speakers!

    2 · February 27, 2013

  • Tia

    So disappointed I couldn't make it - will it be available online by chance?

    1 · February 27, 2013

  • Lynne

    Please bribe John with some cookies so that Centerline's digs can be "our" forever home. Aaah...and editing out about the first 20 seconds of the Hangout video might be a good idea.

    2 · February 27, 2013

  • Dean P.

    Nice and Geeky

    1 · February 26, 2013

  • Chris S.

    Great space - thank you Center Line! Technical SEO = code housekeeping

    2 · February 26, 2013

  • Leslie

    ... attempting to attend, virtually ...

    1 · February 26, 2013

    • Leslie

      Mission accomplished ! I am loving this virtual presentation !!!

      1 · February 26, 2013

  • Charles L.

    Great place!! Cool 'pine cone' lamps...

    2 · February 26, 2013

  • Lynne

    Excellent venue!

    4 · February 26, 2013

  • Terri V.

    Running late so I am going to try the hangout instead.

    2 · February 26, 2013

  • Crystal S.

    Trying Google Hangout for the first time. :)

    3 · February 26, 2013

  • Bill D

    I am unable to attend tonight's meeting. Catch you next time.

    February 26, 2013

  • Jenny H.

    Bringing our dev guy!

    1 · February 26, 2013

  • Michael

    This is related to technical SEO so I thought I would let folks know that the last part of my blog series on Google's
    Ranking Documents" patent is published. You can read each part below.


    2 · February 26, 2013

    • Jenny H.

      Love the "wereallspammers"­ theme. It will be good to see you again tonight!

      1 · February 26, 2013

  • Brian M.

    have scouts tonite, will catch it later on G+

    2 · February 26, 2013

  • Behnaz

    can we attend via hangouts

    1 · February 25, 2013

    • Behnaz

      Great, thanks Phil!

      February 26, 2013

    • Leslie


      How do you watch the meeting via hangout? What are the detailed, simple instructions ... lol ... :)

      I clicked on the above link, I see the chat box where we can ask questions, but I do not see a click button where we may join . Thanks !

      February 26, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Since I drive to/from Roxboro, I think I am not going to play roulette with the roads tonight. Next time!!!

    February 26, 2013

  • William J. Wickward, J.

    I will attend via the Google+ link. Look forward to learning new info for my site.

    1 · February 26, 2013

    • Jennifer B

      Can you share where the info is on how to do that?

      February 26, 2013

  • Stacey H.

    would love to attend.

    1 · February 12, 2013

  • Peter T.

    Looking forward to it!

    2 · February 25, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    New to the group and bringing my technical guy with me- (my husband)

    2 · February 23, 2013

  • Carole M.

    Sounds like a great one. See you there!

    3 · February 21, 2013

  • Fred S.

    Always interested in ways to improve presence on Google!

    1 · February 20, 2013

  • Robin W.

    I'll be attending the online version.

    2 · February 19, 2013

  • Charles L.

    Driving from Asheville for this one!!

    3 · February 18, 2013

  • Jenny H.

    Yes! So psyched about this one! Great speakers, even if it is missing yours truly. ;-)

    2 · February 12, 2013

    • Phil B.

      I'm trying to spread the Raleigh way far and wide ;-)

      1 · February 13, 2013

  • Stacey H.

    As Managing Director of a full service advertising, graphic and web design studio, I am always looking to network with web people, and keep on top of what's happening in the SEO field.

    2 · February 12, 2013

  • Phil B.

    Hey Sophia, we are planning on doing a Local SEO event in a couple of months. Let me know if I can help out at all with helping you get something going in Durham.

    February 11, 2013

  • Sophia Kapusnik L.

    That should read, Google's Localized Search Results. :)

    February 7, 2013

  • Sophia Kapusnik L.

    Was just reading this (a year old) will there be a meetup on how to deal with Google's Search Results? And, if I were to find a place in Durham to sponsor a meetup one time would anyone be interested in attending or are most of those that attend Raleighites?

    February 7, 2013

  • Erick K.

    Can't wait for this one!

    January 23, 2013

  • Nate

    It's in my calendar.

    January 17, 2013

  • Bill D

    Where to meet? Such a dilemma. If I can think of a place I'll let you know.

    January 11, 2013

  • Stephen

    Not sure if I can make i to this onet, but I would like to be on the list.

    December 24, 2012

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