Take a job role and add the term "executive" to it and it adds more gravitas to the role. Or does it? What is an executive anyway? Probably something dreamed up by recruitment (executives ;) "Grunt", would probably be a more accurate term. SEO Content Grunts wanted Would that get a better class of application? I don't know, but it would let people know that the company … [Read more...] about SEO Content Executive London
How Much Money Should an SEO be Paid?
I know how much I should be paid, but how much should an agency seo, or an in-house seo be paid? As a freelance my fee is dictated by the market, I set it too high and I get no takers, too low and I am swamped. But what about those who work in organisations? It's a difficult question for some to answer and I so rarely see it discussed in the seo blog world. Maybe because not … [Read more...] about How Much Money Should an SEO be Paid?
Keeping up with seo blogging
To me, blogging has been a means to an ends. Get clients, establish the brand, wind a few people up. The problem is of course when you get the clients you no longer have the time to blog. But, I think you still should. It keeps the mind focused, it keeps the creative gene fed with blood and oxygen, it enables you to start conversations on topics you are interested in. Problem … [Read more...] about Keeping up with seo blogging
Only Bad SEOs Work In-house?
Since I announced I was going to help other SEO professionals get work at seo agencies and as in-house seo's it's been a crazy 24 hours. After making the SEO Job post and twitter I have been amazed at the response. We've been swamped by quite a few CV's from some very talented people who are woefully underpaid. It may be a while before we can reply to everyone. A number of … [Read more...] about Only Bad SEOs Work In-house?
So how do you get a job in the SEO space? Do you speak to one of the "digital services" recruitment agencies? Digital services? I hate the term digital services, it's SEO or SEM or even online marketing. The limited experience of recruitment agencies has been all bad. Most of the time I feel like I am speaking to a crack addict or someone who swallows coffee beans raw to get … [Read more...] about SEO Job