A website that’s beautifully designed is not enough to drive traffic and make people gain an interest in your business. For that to happen, you need SEO (search engine optimization). If you’re not familiar with the term and your experience is limited, maybe it’s time to meet up with the 6 most experienced people in the industry. In the following lines, we’ve briefly presented the best, most experienced SEO superheroes you might want to meet someday if you want to have a fruitful online business.
1. Rand Fishkin
Rand Fishkin is one of the most competent SEO experts in the social media world. He owns the already famous Moz –a ground-breaking SEO software entity. Among his best achievements we have a “Business Week 30 Best Tech Entrepreneurs Under 30” award; thanks to his charisma, never-ending smile, and vast experience in the search engine optimization world, Rand co-authored a book called “Art of SEO”, so there’s no wonder he’s number 1 on our list of SEO superheroes you just have to meet. Among some other famous projects, Rand worked on we have inboung.org, a nice platform where marketers, bloggers, and SEO fans are more than welcomed to share their content, tips, and guidelines.
2. Aaron Wall
Aaron Wall is the founder of SEO Book, also considered one of the most distinguished training programs on the web that comes packed with exclusives, forums, and tools for SEO fans out there. His research and findings have proved worthy enough to reach the pages of Marketing News and iMediaConnection, as well as websites such as The London Times, TechCrunch, Wired, Wall Street Journal, Time Magazine, The Guardian, and more. Why is Aaron an SEO superhero – because he’s outspoken and he’s not afraid of shuttering the industry with his controversial ideas related to SEO.
3. Danny Sullivan
With over 20 years of experience in the SEO business, Danny Sullivan is a pioneer. He’s the ‘search engine guru’ and he has lots of achievements to prove that. Mentioned in Forbes, US Today, The Wall Street Journal, and The Los Angeles Times, Sullivan is the editor-in-chief of the acclaimed Search Engine Land. Applauded for his strategies and excellent business insight, Danny holds seminars, trade shows, and conferences, where he’s dedicated to helping others understand and master SEO.
4. Vanessa Fox
Vanessa was an ex-Googler, known for her great contributions that helped conceive Google Webmaster Central. She left the search engine giant to pursue her dreams in search engine analytics. Author of “Marketing in the Age of Google”, which was a bestseller, Vanessa has more than 20 years of experience in the search engine market. She knows the ins and outs of SEO, so she’s definitely a superhero you’d want to meet someday.
5. Ann Smarty
Originally from Ukraine, Ann Smarty is the owner of SEO Smarty. Prior to plunging into the SEO business, she was a guest-blogger to improve the level of her English and become an SEO guru. With almost 10 years in the business, she contributed to various important posts for Moz.com, the Search Engine Journal, and more. Appreciated and esteemed by her peers and colleagues, Ann is certainly the SEO superhero you should want to have a chat with someday.
6. Brian Dean
Brian Dean emerged into the SEO scene in 2008 with his backlinko.com, a well-known SEO training website. His platform was a blessing for small business owners, bloggers, and digital marketing companies, because they were provided with useful tutorials, tips, and tricks to boost their content marketing efforts, and SEO. He is also the creator of the ‘moving man method’, a technique that helps attain good quality backlinks without using guest-blogging.