On Tuesday evening Manchester’s SEO community gathered for an evening of insightful talks and networking at MancSEO.
Having built a channel with 200+ members on Slack, they have bought together like-minded search professionals to commune and knowledge share across a wide range of related topics. The genuine sense of comradery cultivated on the channel has manifested into a series of increasingly popular events.
Insightful talks, a great venue and friendly atmosphere…
The latest was at Impossible, an ideal venue – professional yet relaxed, comfortable and ambient with great staging facilities. The atmosphere was one of genuine excitement. Old friends and colleagues mixed with newcomers alike, many putting real-life faces to familiar online personas for the first time.
Throughout each talk, the audience was attentive, absorbing the vast and varied expertise on offer; how to utilise data for content marketing and linkbuilding, maintaining SEO/Developer relations, analysing SERPs for customer insights and the importance of having a side project.
Each presentation was informative, energetically delivered and artfully concise, keeping a steady momentum to the evening and helping punters to avoid the sluggishness that can sometimes creep in after two complimentary beers and a series of protracted lectures. This resulted in many staying after the event to socialise and enjoy the ample free beverages and ‘swag’ on offer. The consensus was that of a rousing success. SEO in Manchester is alive and well.
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