SEO Royale: conference + party in Amsterdam

26 January 2011 by Joost de Valk » - 10 Comments

SEO Royale

There’s nothing like a small conference and party with a bunch of SEO rockstars, with so few people around that you’ll get the chance to really go in-depth on your topic. I’ve learned this myself while attending the fabulous SEOktoberfest, by far the most valuable conference I go to each year. It’s small and has »

Category: General SEO

BlueGlass: When great minds come together…

24 June 2010 by Joost de Valk » - 9 Comments

I don’t usually post too much on the ins and outs of the SEO industry. I’m in it I guess, but there are other blogs way more geared to report on that. However, for this merger that just happened, I’ll make an exception. I’m talking about a new company called BlueGlass. The reason this interests »

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SEOktoberfest 2010: looking forward to it!

22 June 2010 by Joost de Valk » - 5 Comments

Marcus just posted the trailer to SEOktoberfest 2010, and it’s going to be another awesome edition of this epic conference / party / network event. I wasn’t there last year (my daughter was about to be born, seems a valid excuse) but I’ll definitely be there this year! You’ve seen it scroll by if you »

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Small updates from me & my friends

8 May 2010 by Joost de Valk » - 19 Comments

I’ve got some small updates, from both myself, and some friends, including some very cool tutorials: The Salesforce plugin we released last week, WordPress to Lead, got so much attention that my head is still buzzing… It got featured on Mashable, TechCrunch and loads and loads more blogs and news sites. Very very cool »

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30 September 2008 by Joost de Valk »

I was at SEOktoberfest in Munich last week. You should have been too. It was the best conference I’ve seen both content, networking and business deal wise. Ever. Be there next year. Richard’s quote is the best thing to say about the whole thing: SEOktoberfest was the opposite of most webmaster conferences: no BS, no »

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SEOktoberfest starts!

24 September 2008 by Joost de Valk » - 5 Comments

So today it all starts, I’m typing this from Marcus “Mediadonis” Tandler‘s apartment in Munich, from which we’ll leave in about an hour or so to meet with the attendees and the other speakers. And when I say other speakers, I’m not talking about “little” people, I’m talking about industry people that make me feel »

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24 July 2008 by Joost de Valk » - 14 Comments

Some of my readers are seasoned SEO’s, others are not, some wear black hats, some, like myself wear spotless white hats, but we all enjoy having a drink, don’t we? Well this october, you might be in for the drink of a lifetime. Imagine being in Munich, during Oktoberfest, drinking alongside this conference’s speakers: Rsnake »

Category: General SEO