Upcoming Events

9/26-28|Dallas, TX|Shop.org Retail’s Digital Summit

By |September 26th, 2016|

Rio SEO will join more than 5,000 professionals as they discover new ideas, get actionable takeaways and build strong relationships with the brightest and most innovative players in the digital retail world. The National Retail Federation (NRF) will host Shop.org Retail Digital Summit September 26-28 in Dallas, TX which features several breakout tracks, keynote speaker Reshma

3/11-15|Austin, TX|SXSW Music, Film, Interactive: SXSW 2016

By |March 11th, 2016|

We're heading to the Lone Star State for the Interactive Days of SXSW Conference! Connect with our CEO Dema Zlotin, COO Warren Raisch, and Director of Business Development Sarah Berger at SXSW Interactive March 11-15 in Austin, TX. The event is an incubator of cutting-edge technologies and digital creativity, which features five days of compelling presentations and panels

Back to School Shoppers: A $68B Opportunity for Local and Mobile Shopper Acquisition

By |August 31st, 2015|Rio SEO Blog|

As we race once again towards the holiday season, it’s important to keep in mind one of the often-overlooked shopper categories. Back-to-school, as valuable as it is, often gets overlooked in favor of Halloween. With ‘back to school’ searches growing 12% in 2015 and a forecasted $68 billion in spend, it’s an opportunity not to be missed — and it’s not too late to reach these consumers and reap big rewards.  

Get Personal: Facebook’s First Key Trend in Local Marketing

By |August 5th, 2014|Rio SEO Blog|

After attending Street Fight Summit West in San Francisco last month, we wanted to share the latest trends in the rapidly evolving hyperlocal space. Ted Zagat, Facebook’s local product marketing manager, spoke about the six “Mega Trends” his company is focusing on this year, specifically: 1. Personalized marketing 2. Mobile user experience for all channels

Local SEO Takeaways from Street Fight Summit West 2014

By |August 4th, 2014|Rio SEO Blog|

By Bill Connard / VP, Local Search, Rio SEO Last month, Rio SEO joined the local search industry’s brightest minds at Street Fight Summit West in San Francisco. This is where the world’s most successful and influential companies shared their local SEO insights and forward-looking advice. The event was packed with solid recommendations and expert