#75: Azeem Ahmad
April 28th, 2021
In this week’s episode – the Season #3 finale, we talk with Azeem Ahmad (you know him as Azeem Digital), award-winning digital marketer, international conference speaker, diversity advocate, and host of the Azeem …
#74: Dawn Anderson
April 22nd, 2021
In this week’s episode, we talk with Dawn Anderson, Managing Director at Bertey, International Technical SEO Consultant and Speaker.
We talk about how …
#73: Chima Mmeje
April 14th, 2021
In this week’s episode, we talk with Chima Mmeje, Content Strategist, SEO Copywriter and Founder of Zenith Copy.
We talk about growing up in Nigeria, …
#71: Alina Benny
April 7th, 2021
In this week’s episode, we talk with Alina Benny, SEO & Content Lead at Nextiva.
We talk about her background in engineering and as an aspiring astrophysicist, her transition away from that career path and her start …
#69: Jaimie Clark & Christine Liang
March 22nd, 2021
In this week’s episode, we give you a double-header as we talk to not one but two amazing SEOs! We chat with Jaimie Clark, former Head of SEO at The Wirecutter (now VP of SEO at Centerfield), and also with Christine …
#68: Mordy Oberstein
March 17th, 2021
In this week’s episode, we talk with Mordy Oberstein, liaison to the SEO community for Wix.
We talk about his background as a teacher, why he decided to get out of the education field, and how he got his start in digital …
#66: Geoff Atkinson
February 23rd, 2021
In this week’s episode, we talk with Geoff Atkinson, Founder & CEO of Huckabuy, an SEO platform focused on a technology-based approach to SEO.
#65: Veruska Anconitano
February 16th, 2021
In this week’s episode, we talk with Veruska Anconitano, a multilingual SEO expert and digital marketing consultant with over 20 years of experience.
#63: Jason Barnard
February 1st, 2021
In this week’s episode, we welcome Jason Barnard (aka The Brand SERP Guy), Founder & CEO of Kalicube. Jason Barnard is a digital marketing …
#62: Jackie Chu
January 26th, 2021
In this week’s episode, we talk with Jackie Chu, Global Lead of Intelligence at Uber.
We discuss how she started at a marketing agency out of college …
#61: Kameron Jenkins
January 19th, 2021
This week we talk to Kameron Jenkins, SEO & Content Lead at Shopify.
We talk about her beginnings in the agency world as an SEO and digital marketer at Scorpion Design, her rise within the company to VP of SEO & …
#60: Mark Alves
January 11th, 2021
In this week’s episode, we talk to Mark Alves, SEO Manager at GMMB.
We discuss his beginnings growing up as a beach kid in Massachusetts, going to …
#57: Amanda Jordan
December 7th, 2020
In this week’s episode, we talk with Amanda Jordan, Director of Local Search at Locomotive, an award-winning technical SEO agency.
We talk about odd jobs before we were SEO’s including ice cream and Amanda’s love for …
#56: Helen Pollitt
November 24th, 2020
In this week’s episode, we have a conversation with Helen Pollitt, Managing Director at Arrows Up, an SEO agency based in the UK.
We talk about her …
#55: Hamlet Batista
November 16th, 2020
In this week’s episode, we talk with Hamlet Batista, Founder and CEO of Ranksense.
We talk about his origins in the Dominican Republic, his background as a Software Developer and Systems Administrator, his early business …
#52: Joe Hall
October 26th, 2020
We talk with Joe Hall, Founder & Principal Analyst at Hall Analysis. We cover how he began his SEO career, moving from web development into …
#51: Season 3 Intro
October 20th, 2020
Jacob and Jeff talk about some career updates since the end of Season 2, cover what they've been doing over the summer, how they've been handling life in the COVID-19 era, discuss what's in store for Season 3 including …
#50: Dan Leibson
April 28th, 2020
In this episode, the Season 2 finale, we talk with Dan Leibson, Vice President of Search at LocalSEOGuide.
We talk about his passion for gardening, anything green, his family, and his goal to retire by 45. From a career …
#49: Jessica Levenson
April 20th, 2020
In this episode, we talk with Jessica Levenson, Head of Digital Strategy & SEO at Netsuite.
We discuss our experiences during COVID-19, and how we’ve all been coping, and then we dive into Jessica’s background as a …
#48: Areej AbuAli
April 6th, 2020
In this episode, we talk with Areej AbuAli, SEO Manager at Zoopla and Founder of Women in Tech SEO.
We discuss how she moved from Egypt to London to study computer engineering and business IT, how that led her to find a …
#47: Bill Sebald
March 31st, 2020
In this episode, we talk with Bill Sebald, Founder & Partner at Greenlane.
We discuss how he began doing SEO in 1996 selling CD’s on eBay, to working for a major music publisher, getting experience with an SEO …
#46: Lily Ray
March 23rd, 2020
In this episode, we talk with Lily Ray, SEO Director at Path Interactive.
We discuss how she grew up in a technology-centric family, learning HTML …
#45: Luke Davis
March 17th, 2020
In this episode, we talk with Luke Davis, SEO executive at Adzooma.
We discuss growing up in the UK, moving to the US and the culture-shock that …
#42: Natalie Arney
February 24th, 2020
In this episode, we chat with Natalie Arney, Digital Marketing and SEO consultant.
We discuss how she went from the profession of teaching to a career …
#41: Jason White
February 18th, 2020
In this episode, we chat with Jason White, Director of SEO at PMG, a digital marketing agency based in Fort Worth, TX (but with offices in Austin, Dallas, New York, and London).
We discuss his passion for cycling and how …
#40: Garrett Mehrguth
February 10th, 2020
In this episode, we chat with Garrett Mehrguth, Founder and CEO of Directive, a search marketing agency for mid-market and enterprise brands.
#39: Carolyn Lyden
February 3rd, 2020
In this episode, we chat with Carolyn Lyden, President and Lead SEO at Search Hermit.
We discuss how she began her career as a copywriter and how that …
#37: Martha van Berkel
January 20th, 2020
In today’s episode, we talk with Martha van Berkel, CEO and Co-Founder of SchemaApp, a service that empowers the Digital Marketer to own their schema markup strategy through to implementation without ever writing code …
#36: Ian Howells
January 13th, 2020
In today’s episode, we talk with Ian Howells, long-time SEO and one of the partners at Traffic Think Tank, which is one of the best private SEO communities in the world.
We discuss how he began building websites in high …
#35: Sarah McDowell
January 2nd, 2020
In this episode, we talk with Sarah McDowell, SEO Specialist at LikeMind Media and Co-Host of the SEO SAS Podcast, a podcast that delves into individual SEO issues each week.
We discuss how she went from a background in …
#34: Casie Gillette
December 23rd, 2019
We talk with Casie Gillette, Sr. Director of Digital at KoMarketing.
- How she got her start in marketing working for an online dating site …
#33: Patrick Stox
December 16th, 2019
We sit down with Patrick Stox, Product Adviser at AHrefs, former technical SEO at IBM, and co-moderator of The TechSEO subreddit (one of the best SEO subreddits going right now) and organizer of several SEO meetups in …
#32: Ashley Berman Hale & Jamie Alberico
December 11th, 2019
We have an amazing episode in store for you today as we have not one, but two guests!
In today’s episode, we chat with Ashley Berman Hale, Director …
#30: Alicia "AK" Anderson
November 18th, 2019
Today we talk with Alicia “AK” Anderson, former Associate Director of SEO at WebMD, former head of SEO at Hipcamp, and currently a freelance SEO.
#29: Kelly Stanze
November 11th, 2019
We talk with Kelly Stanze, SEO specialist at Hallmark. We discuss how she started in marketing, how it led her to SEO, and how she eventually made it …
#28: Martin Splitt
November 4th, 2019
We chat with Martin Splitt, Webmaster Trends Analyst at Google, and we also have JR Oakes, Senior Director of Technical SEO Research at Adapt Partners, joining as a special guest host.
We discuss Martin’s background, how …
#27: Simon Cox
October 28th, 2019
We chat with UK technical SEO Simon Cox. Simon is the founder of Cox & Co Creative along with his wife.
He is a web standards evangelist, content management specialist, amateur bread baker, member of the LondonEErs …
#26: Season 2 Intro
October 21st, 2019
We introduce the new co-host Jeff Louella, Jake talks about what he learned in Season 1 and what to expect in Season 2, and we even react to some SEO current events.
#25: Ross Hudgens
September 9th, 2019
In this episode, the final episode of Season #1 of The Page 2 Podcast, we talk with Ross Hudgens, Founder and CEO of Siege Media. We cover his beginnings in the SEO world centering around link building around the time …
#24: JP Sherman
August 21st, 2019
In this episode, we talk with JP Sherman, Enterprise Search & Findability Manager at Red Hat – the world’s open source leader. I’ve always said that this podcast is primarily about telling the winding stories of …
#23: Jenny Halasz
July 31st, 2019
In this episode, we talk with Jenny Halasz, Founder and Presidnt of JLH Marketing. We discuss her 20 years of experience in the SEO industry, how she went from being a Communications Major with the hopes of going into …
#22: Niki Mosier
July 9th, 2019
In this episode, I talk with Niki Mosier, Technical SEO Manager at Seer Interactive. We discuss how she began her career as a web designer focusing on Wordpress websites, a content development and social media …
#21: Brian Gorman
June 18th, 2019
In this episode, we talk with Brian Gorman, SEO Director at Go Fish Digital. We discuss how Brian went from being a freelance musician and music teacher to a career in SEO. We cover how he began his career as a link …
#19: How To Start a Podcast
May 10th, 2019
In this episode of the Page 2 Podcast, we are doing a special edition crossover with some of my Search Discovery colleagues! Myself, Tim Wilson and …
#18: JR Oakes
April 19th, 2019
In this episode, we chat with JR Oakes, Senior Director of Technical SEO Research at Adapt Partners and part of the thriving SEO community in …
#17: The Rel=Next/Prev Situation
March 22nd, 2019
In this episode, I go on a rant about Google's decision to retire the Rel=Next & Prev tags, which they announced on Twitter. Google went and did it - they forced me to quote Spider Man! Argh! More coverage of the …
#16: Tom Rayner
March 21st, 2019
In this episode, we talk with Tom Rayner, Digital Marketing & Strategy Consultant at Raynernomics and Co-Founder and Head of Digital Strategy at …
#15: Janet Bartoli
March 13th, 2019
In this episode, I talk with Janet Bartoli, Managing Partner, Strategic SEO Lead, and SEO Educator at Strategy Rework – a company dedicated to …
#13: Samantha Mayer
February 27th, 2019
In this episode, I speak to Samantha Mayer, my colleague and SEO Manager at Search Discovery. We talk about her non-traditional path through content …
#12: Dan Eng
February 26th, 2019
In this episode, I speak with Dan Eng, SEO Manager at Revzilla, a brand that has been referred to as "the Zappos of motorcycle gear" by the Chicago …
#11: Matt O'Such
February 13th, 2019
In this episode, I speak with Matt O’Such, VP of SEO at Getty Images (formerly VP of Audience Development and SEO at Ziff Davis). We discuss how he began as a designer, developer, database administrator in 1999, and …
#10: My SEO Story
February 7th, 2019
In this episode, I turn the mic on myself to tell my full - and unfiltered - SEO story. I talk about how I got into SEO by accident, and chronicle my …
#8: Margie Stahl
January 28th, 2019
In this episode, I chat with Margie Stahl, SEO Supervisor at Publicis Sapient, and my former colleague at Sapient Razorfish. Margie has grown into an …
#6: Nik Ranger
January 25th, 2019
In this episode, I chat with Nik Ranger, former SEO Specialist from Webfirm (currently Studio Hawk). Nik is a brilliant-young SEO out of Australia. …
#5: Cindy Krum
December 5th, 2018
Jacob Stoops sits down with Cindy Krum, Founder and CEO of MobileMoxie, to discuss how she got into the industry, the founding of her company, as well as voice search, speakable structured data, SERP "Fraggles," working …
#3: Sal Surra
November 19th, 2018
Jacob Stoops sits down with Sal Surra, Senior SEO Strategist at Angie’s List, to discuss how he got into SEO, share tips from his 20-30 years of experience, talk replatforming, site speed, duplicate content, and dive …
#1: Rand Fishkin
October 17th, 2018
Jacob Stoops sits down with Rand Fishkin, Co-Founder of Moz and Sparktoro, to talk about everything ranging from his time at Moz, to the beginnings of Sparktoro, his new book 'Lost and Founder', as well as his thoughts …