How Some Well-Known SEOs Got Into SEO

Apr 5, 2011 • 8:18 am | comments (2) by twitter Google+ | Filed Under Search Engine Industry News

click for full sizeChris Winfield compiled a fun industry related post to read named How Did You Get Started in SEO?

He basically asked some of the more well-known SEOs in the space, how they got their start in SEO. Some stories are pretty standard, while others are not. The standard story is, I had a client, they wanted to know how to come up in a search engine and here I am now. Then there were some not so standard stories.

Here are quick links to the stories:

By the way, we ran a poll a while back on Why SEOs Got Into SEO?

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Ian Goodall

04/05/2011 12:35 pm

I personally got into SEO (recently, as a graduate) because I love the measurability of it. I like stats and research but I also like marketing, and I think that SEO has enough of both of those things to be a great fit for me.


04/05/2011 03:43 pm


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