SMX West Opens March 8 in Silicon Valley

(Ping! Zine Web Hosting Magazine) – Search Marketing Expo – Silicon Valley’s leading internet marketing conference takes place Tuesday, March 8 to Thursday March 10 at the San Jose Convention Center.

The Search Marketing Expo – SMX West conference program features approximately 150 speakers and 60 sessions over three days. The conference program features sessions on paid search advertising (PPC), organic search engine optimization (SEO), local and mobile search and social media marketing. See the agenda here.

Nearly 50 internet marketing solution providers will participate in SMX West. They include Bing, Google, Covario, iProspect, Marin Software, Submit Edge, and Bruce Clay, Inc. See the complete list of SMX West exhibitors and sponsors.

There are three ticket options for SMX West attendees. Conference sessions are included only with All Access passes. Expo Hall and Theater access are free with pre-registration for an Expo+ pass. Visit the SMX West Pass Benefits page to see the full list of what you get with each of these passes.

Register online for SMX West before the conference at or by calling (877) 242-5242 from 9am to 5pm ET.

About Search Marketing Expo – SMX West and Third Door Media:
SMX West features sessions just for you, whether you are just starting out in search or looking for advanced tactics, work on an in-house SEM team, hail from an agency or own your own business.
Attend SMX West for:

Exceptional content so compelling, you’ll want to implement what you’ve learned before leaving the conference. Super-charged sessions on PPC, SEO, local search, search friendly design and social media marketing will help you succeed today, tomorrow and in the future.

Invaluable connections made possible by the ultimate mix of structured networking opportunities and social events. SMX makes it easy to make new contacts and exchange ideas with industry thought leaders and colleagues.
Essential conveniences to help you juggle your every-day responsibilities while maximizing your conference time: always-available and free Wi-Fi; hot lunches, snacks and beverages all day; access to all presentations and tools to plan your custom itinerary.

SMX: The Search Marketing Expo conference series is produced by Third Door Media, Inc. Third Door Media’s mission is to empower internet and search marketing professionals by providing trusted content and community services they need to be successful. Search Marketing Expo conferences are held around the world and include: SMX West (San Jose, CA), SMX East (New York City), SMX Advanced (Seattle, WA and London, England), SMX Munich, SMX Sydney, SMX Melbourne, SMX Toronto, SMX Paris and SMX Stockholm.

Third Door Media publishes Search Engine Land, the leading search marketing news and analysis site. The company also produces Search Marketing Now, a lead-generation marketing solution for suppliers of SEM-related products and services, and operates, a social news site that allows search and internet marketers to share news stories, participate in subject-specific discussion forums, and build their professional networks.