Celebrity Space Station Commander at Conference

Celebrity Space Station Commander at Conference

By Mike Tuttle July 15, 2013

Internationally renowned astronaut and social media celebrity, Commander Chris Hadfield will be the featured opening keynote speaker at “Pink14”, the 18th Annual IT Service Management Conference & Exhibition. On February 17, 2014 at the Bellagio in Las Vegas, Hadfield is …

Nas Will be a Speaker at 2012 SXSW Festival in Austin Nas Will be a Speaker at 2012 SXSW Festival in Austin

Every year people flock to Austin to attend the South by Southwest Music Conference and Festival (SXSW) to become informed about a range of music genres and topics. This year Nas will be one of the high profile speakers at …

Social Media Week 2012: What Is It About? Social Media Week 2012: What Is It About?

Social Media Week (SMW) has taken on the theme for the 2012 conference of “Empowering Change Through Collaboration”. The worldwide event will look at how social media affects and is affected by global events including weather, political change, etc. The …

Twitter App Numbers Growing Strong Going Into 2010

At the LeWeb conference in Paris Twitter is busy making sure that all the developments in the real-time search and social media world aren’t just coming from the Googleplex. Maybe it’s the end of the year rush or it’s the need to create excitement going into 2010 since 2009 was a rough year for many. Whatever the reason the news is fast and furious inthe space in general.

Twitter Conferences Are All The Rage

As part of the Internet marketing industry have you done the conference circuit? Have you been to SES, SMX (put cardinal direction here), Adtech, PubCon etc, etc? On a yearly basis how many of these trips can you justify or get away with?

Blog World Expo Las Vegas


I wonder how many people reading this blog right now work for a company that:

SES San Jose Day Two Summary

A full featured and information packed day is how many SES attendees would describe day two of the conference in San Jose. I know the TopRank Blogging team would agree with 13 new posts today!

SES San Jose 08 – Satya Nadella Keynote

Satya Nadella (Microsoft’s Senior Vice President of the Search, Portal & Advertising Platform Group) spoke at this morning’s keynote at the Search Engine Strategies Conference.

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Photos From SES San Jose

Unfortunately, I didn’t arrive in San Jose until after 6pm–so I missed all of day one. However, I did make it to the Internet Marketer’s Charity Party, which was a huge success.

I’ve posted a few photos from the event to my Flickr account. Here are a sample:

Dell Sharing Press Conference Through Twitter

 I really like seeing how organizations experiment with social media, especially those who keep on pushing those envelopes and invite us to get involved and see what happens during such experimentation.

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Vote For Your SXSW SEO Sessions

The initial submissions of session suggestions for the Interactive portion of SXSW that made the first cut have been published. Now it’s up to the voting public to decide which sessions make it next. I’ve heard a bit of feedback from last year’s attendees on the quality of content in the search engine optimization sessions, so it will be nice to see what makes it this year.

Is The Blogher Conference Sexist?

To those organizers I challenge them to look in the mirror and realize that you’ve now become the same evil and sexist pigs you started out with the goal of overcoming.

SMX: Amazin’ Conversion Optimization
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Business owners know the importance of converting visitors to buyers. However, buyers aren’t in a hurry to convert; when they do, it usually means gaining a loyal customer.

Is Business Podcasting Losing Its’ Popularity?

Maybe the question is better phrased as: has the desire to learn how to produce podcasts for business died?

I’m wondering this because two public events about podcasting I’d been due to speak at during the next month have been cancelled because of lack of interest.

Share Your Trips With Dopplr

Dopplr is out of beta and open for everyone to sign up now. It’s a good way to see who is going to be at conferences (or cat shows!) that you are attending.

Sign up and start sharing your trips with colleagues and friends.


SphinnCon Heading To Jerusalem

Danny Sullivan’s Search Engine Land will debut a half-day conference format, SphinnCon, in Jerusalem, Israel on February 5th.

LeWeb Conference Stresses Europe’s Importance
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Major tech conferences tend to include at least one stop in California.  The two-day LeWeb event is being held outside Paris, France, though, as it’s all about Europe.