User First SEO: A Non-contentious Guide to Building Pages Users Will Find and Love

A presentation at Denver Startup Week by Marlena Baker

Is Google a mystery so dense you don’t even want to bother? Do you worry that you have to compromise your beautiful user experience to rank on Google? The exciting news is that you don’t need to!

We will cover SEO best practices, how Google’s ranking criteria and your users’ needs intersect, and the role of the modern web in SEO. Alongside technical examples, we will cover strategies useful for anyone interested in growing their online presence.

Marlena Baker and Annie Wolff are Web Engineers at Quizlet, where they help learners find relevant content on Quizlet’s powerful study platform.


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