Yoast’s famous SEO conference

YoastCon 2023

Yoast’s famous SEO conference took place on the 11th of May, 2023. On that day, we brought some of the world’s best SEO experts together in one place, for one knowledge-packed day!

Learn how to grow your business, optimize your website and outrank competitors and rewatch all the talks on Yoast SEO Academy (you will need to log in or sign up first):

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Aleyda Solis speaking at YoastCon

YoastCon brings you…

Insider knowledge

Tips, advice and insight directly from the experts behind Yoast’s famous plugins & software

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Exceptional speakers

They’ll give you their best tips to overcome the obstacles marketers face today.

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Discover new strategies and tactics for how to rank better in today’s search landscape.

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Whether you’re an SEO, marketer, or executive, YoastCon has something for you!


We’ve recorded all of the sessions, so you can bookmark and revisit your favorite tactics later.

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Learn from the experts

The speakers

This YoastCon, we had a variety of speakers with expertise in the field of SEO and online marketing. And… we recorded all of their talks for you! So grab a drink and watch the videos on Yoast SEO Academy.

Jes Scholz


Luke Carthy


Hannah Thorpe


Barry Adams

Polemic Digital

Miriam Schwab


Thierry Muller


Jono Alderson


Kate Toon


Greg Gifford


Els Aerts


Phil Nottingham




YoastCon is awesome – high quality sessions, productive conversations, enjoying fun times with friends old and new!

Felix Arntz, Software Engineer @Google.

Let’s get practical


Because we love getting practical and helping you with your actual website, we also hosted workshops during YoastCon. During these workshops, we dove into keyword research and SEO copywriting.

Workshop on keyword research

Workshop on SEO copywriting

The venue

Lindenberg Nijmegen

The Lindenberg is a cultural center in the center of Nijmegen, a city in the Netherlands. This vibrant organization is the place to be for YoastCon 2023!

A historic venue

This charismatic venue has its home base in the center of Nijmegen. It was founded over 50 years ago and was actually the location where we held our first YoastCon a few years ago! Usually, the Lindenberg offers theatre programs, hosts performances, and hosts education courses. But on the 11th of May, 2023 this venue will be filled with SEO enthusiasts who can attend talks, go to workshops and enjoy themselves thoroughly!

A historic city

Did you know that Nijmegen is the oldest city in The Netherlands? And it’s packed with awesome sightseeing opportunities. Why not take the opportunity to go exploring?

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The most awesome bedtime story keynote ever by @jonoalderson on #YoastCon after an insightful talk by @everywhereist. Really impressed with the after dinner program.

Roy Huiskes, SEO consultant

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Our sponsors

We couldn’t be more thankful to all our wonderful sponsors, which help us make YoastCon 2023 a reality! Find out more about our sponsors right here:

Frequently Asked Questions

What is YoastCon?

YoastCon is a one-day interactive conference focused on search engine optimization and online marketing. During YoastCon you’ll be able to attend talks by experts in these fields and workshops that will help you dive into and master important topics. The 2023 edition was hosted in Nijmegen, a city in the Netherlands.

When will YoastCon take place?

This year it took place on Thursday the 11th of May, 2023.

Where did YoastCon 2023 take place?

In the city of Nijmegen, which is located in the Netherlands in Europe. The location of YoastCon 2023 was the beautiful Lindenberg Culture House, which is located on Ridderstraat 23, 6511 TM Nijmegen.

Is YoastCon an entirely English conference?

All talks and a few of the workshops are in English so that as many people as possible could attend them!

Is the location suitable for people with disabilities?

Yes, it is, there is an elevator and you can get assistance if you need it.

Is there a Code of Conduct for YoastCon?

Yes, you can find it on our Code of Conduct page.

What are you going to do with my email address after I’ve ordered a ticket for YoastCon 2023?

Your name and email address are stored in MailBlue. We’ll use it to inform you about updates regarding the conference, as well as provide you with relevant information regarding future events. Every email you receive about future events aside from YoastCon 2023 includes an unsubscribe button. Simply hit that if you’d no longer like to hear about future events.

Was there a photographer during YoastCon?

Yes, a photographer took pictures during the event of the keynotes, during workshops, lunch and drinks. The goal is to give an impression of YoastCon, the photos can be used in our newsletter and on social media. For people who don’t want to be photographed, it was possible to report this on the day itself.

Where can I find your privacy statement?

You can read through it on our Privacy Statement page.

Where can I find more information on the refund policy and other terms of service?

You can read more about this on our Terms of Service page.