Pro SEO Seminar Boston
Today I took a break from working on my newly launched Django website TruthTruthlie.me to attend the first day of the Distilled Pro SEO Seminar in Boston.
After reading all the great feedback and presentations from Distilled’s Link Love conferences in London and New Orleans, I was thrilled when they announced that the traveling SEO circus would be rolling through Boston.
Day one didn’t disappoint, with great presentations from Rand Fishkin, Justin Briggs and half a dozen other excellent presenters. Since I am a primarily a web developer who happens to love SEO, I particularly enjoyed Will Critchlow’s presentation describing the tools, sites and APIs that he leverages to get the data he needs to excel at SEO. Very geeky and very powerful. Loved it.
SEOmoz bot tattoo
Apparently I wasn’t the most excited person to be there, however, as seminar attendee @RebeccaSlosberg expressed her undying love for Rand and SEOmoz by getting the SEOmoz bot tattooed on her shoulder. Yes, it is indeed a permanent outpouring of love for Roger.
Unfortunately, the merciless Boston traffic, exacerbated by a light rain and neverending construction, caused me to miss the first 20 minutes of the seminar. I did catch everything after that, however, and my notes are below.
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