Lanham, MD (PRESS RELEASE – May 24, 2009) — PRWeb, the leading online news distribution service, today announced that it will sponsor a one day seminar to discuss “The Real Secrets to Drive Traffic to your Site with SEO and Online News Releases.” The seminar will be held at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Washington D.C. on June 3 and will provide attendees with the information and strategies they need to take their SEO PR campaigns to the next level.
The seminar and workshop will be led by leading search engine optimization expert Greg Jarboe, president and co-founder of SEO-PR. Jarboe, commonly referred to as a pioneer in the field of using search engine optimization in combination with press releases, will share his six steps to online news release optimization.
Attendees will also learn how:
· Search engines use various variables to rank pages on the web
· Online news releases help achieve high ranking in search engines
· Everyday events can generate buzz
· Effective news release copy can improve results
· Keywords can be determined for your online news release
Focused on the fundamentals of increasing online visibility, the PRWeb seminar is ideal for small business owners, marketers and SEO professionals interested in driving traffic and generating sales for their companies.For pricing and schedule information on this one day seminar, please visit http://cli.gs/34Yjrs.
Since 1997, PRWeb has been changing the way businesses, marketing departments and public relations firms think about press releases. PRWeb was the first company to develop a distribution strategy around direct-to-consumer communication and to build and offer a search engine optimized platform for press release distribution. Today, with more than 250,000 RSS subscribers and more than 30,000 Web publishers, PRWeb is a recognized leader in online news and news release distribution service worldwide.
PRWeb, located in Ferndale, WA, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Vocus, Inc., a leading provider of on-demand public relations management software. For more information please visit www.prweb.com.
About Vocus, Inc.
Vocus, Inc. (NASDAQ: VOCS) is a leading provider of on-demand software for public relations management. Our web-based software suite helps organizations of all sizes to fundamentally change the way they communicate with both the media and the public, optimizing their public relations and increasing their ability to measure its impact. Our on-demand software addresses the critical functions of public relations including media relations, news distribution and news monitoring. We deliver our solutions over the Internet using a secure, scalable application and system architecture, which allows our customers to eliminate expensive up-front hardware and software costs and to quickly deploy and adopt our on-demand software. Vocus is used by more than 3,500 organizations worldwide and is available in seven languages. Vocus is based in Lanham, MD with offices in North America, Europe, and Asia. For more information please visit www.vocus.com or call 800.345.5572.
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