“Old Guard vs New Blood” is Majestic’s monthly panel of SEO experts, debating today’s burning SEO-related issues, hosted by Dixon Jones.
Previous topics include:
- What are the best approaches to SEO in 2020/2021?
- What are the new and old approaches to link building?
- What are the best approaches to Social Media Marketing in 2020?
- What are the best approaches to Analytics in 2020?
- What are the different perspectives between working for an Agency vs In-House?
- SEO for large enterprise sites vs SEO for small businesses
- How do you manage teams remotely or how do you want to be managed remotely?
- How should SEOs leverage Google Search Console and Bing Webmaster Tools?
- What stops a site from getting indexed and what steps can you take to speed up the process?
- What are some of the most common rookie SEO mistakes and how can you avoid them?
- SEO for eCommerce, SEO for Wordpress, SEO Strategy, Audience Intent, Site Performance & Google's Knowledge Graph.
Previous guests include:
Jenny Halasz, Bill Hunt Senior, Tom Pool, Hannah Thorpe, Frank Watson, Helen Pollitt, Alina Ghost, Shari Thurow, David Mackenzie-Kong, Ned Poulter, Annie Cushing, Jim Sterne, Jill Quick, Sara Clifton, Susan Hallam MBE, Topher Kohan, Viola Eva, Ruth Everett, Judith Lewis, Mike King, Iman Hamdan, Gareth Hoyle, Aleyda Solis, Jo Juliana Turnbull, Fabrice Canel, David Iwanow, Kristine Schachinger, Rasmus Sørensen, Patrick Hathaway, Romain Damery, Dom Hodgson, Laura Hogan, Laurent Bourelly, Rebekah Dunne, Miradna Miller, Shaun Hill, Maria Amelie White, Anna Corbett, Kevin Indig, Imogen Davies, Natalie Mott, Gerry White, Max Brockbank, Amel Mehenaoui, Kevin Gibbons, Gus Pelogia, Antonella Villani, Emma Russell, Kristina Azarenko, Chris Dunn, Dan Taylor, Paige Hobart, Jason Barnard, Keith Devon, Mindy Weinstein, Jono Alderson, Lukasz Zelezny, Pam Aungst Cronin & Jon Henshaw.
SEO for Shopify
1.75 million merchants sell using the Shopify platform, so if you’re an SEO that specialises in e-commerce, you absolutely need to master Shopify SEO. That’s the subject for this month’s edition of OLD GUARD vs NEW BLOOD.
Joining Dixon Jones are https://www.linkedin.com/in/kevinindig/ (Kevin Indig) from https://www.shopify.com/ (Shopify), Aaron Orendorff from https://commonthreadco.com/ (Common Thread Collective) and https://www.linkedin.com/in/dominikatracy/ (Dominika Tracy) from https://speedbirdmedia.co.uk/ (Speedbird Media).
How does site performance impact SEO success?
How significant is site performance to SEO success and what aspects of site performance most impact SEO? Those are just 2 of the topics that we cover in our webinar discussion “How does site performance impact SEO success?”
Joining Dixon Jones is https://www.linkedin.com/in/jonhenshaw/ (John Henshaw) from https://coywolf.com/ (Coywolf), https://www.linkedin.com/in/pamaungst/ (Pam Aungst) from https://pamannmarketing.com/ (Pam Ann Marketing), and https://www.linkedin.com/in/seomanagerlondon/ (Lukasz Zelezny) from https://seo.london/ (SEO.London).
SEO for WordPress
WordPress has a lot to offer – but because it offers so much, it can be a bit of an SEO challenge. In this episode we discuss how to optimise your WordPress website, and how to keep it lean and appealing to search engines.
Joining Dixon Jones are https://www.linkedin.com/in/jonoalderson/ (Jono Alderson) from https://yoast.com/ (Yoast), https://www.linkedin.com/in/mindydweinstein/ (Mindy Weinstein) from https://www.marketmindshift.com/ (Market Mindshift), https://www.linkedin.com/in/j-turnbull/ (Jo Turnbull) from https://www.seojoblogs.com/ (SEO Jo Blogs), and https://www.linkedin.com/in/keith-devon/ (Keith Devon) from https://highrise.digital/ (Highrise).
What You Need to Know About Google’s Knowledge Graph in 2021
How do you enhance your brand’s SERP appearance by taking full advantage of Google’s Knowledge Graph in 2021? How does the Knowledge Graph influence user behaviour and SEO success and how important is it?
https://www.linkedin.com/in/dixonjones/ (Dixon Jones) is joined by https://www.linkedin.com/in/paigehobart/ (Paige Hobart) from https://weareroast.com/ (WeAreRoast), https://www.linkedin.com/in/danielrwtaylor/ (Dan Taylor) from https://salt.agency/ (SALT), https://www.linkedin.com/in/hannahjthorpe/ (Hannah Thorpe) from https://www.verkeer.co/ (Verkeer), and https://www.linkedin.com/in/jasonmbarnard/ (Jason Barnard) from https://kalicube.pro/ (Kalicube).
SEO for eCommerce
What are the specific skills, techniques and strategies that you require in order to SEO for Ecommerce?
That’s what we discover in episode 16 of Old Guard vs New Blood when https://www.linkedin.com/in/dixonjones/ (Dixon Jones) is joined by https://www.linkedin.com/in/kristinaazarenko/ (Kristina Azarenko) from https://marketingsyrup.com/ (MarketingSyrup), https://www.linkedin.com/in/christopherdunn/ (Chris Dunn) from https://www.foundit.com/ (FoundIt!) and https://www.linkedin.com/in/emlruss/ (Emma Russell) from https://merchstack.io/ (Slingshot Organic).
How to keep SEO clients satisfied
It’s one thing starting a new SEO client and it’s another thing keeping them happy and retaining them!
This month on Old Guard vs New Blood we check-in with 3 leading agency SEOs, exploring what it takes to manage a client’s expectations and keep them satisfied.
https://www.linkedin.com/in/kevingibbons/ (Kevin Gibbons) from https://resignal.com/ (Re:signal), https://www.linkedin.com/in/gpelogia/ (Gus Pelogia) from https://www.teamwork.com/ (TeamWork) and https://www.linkedin.com/in/antonella-villani-6615308/ (Antonella Villani) from https://www.forwardpmx.com/ (ForwardPMX) join Dixon Jones for this episode.