SO my wife, Kami, is the owner of Everything Food Conference
. Every year, I have requested to teach the beginner SEO class since I have a soft spot for beginners. I love taking complicated processes and making them easily understood. It’s something I look forward to with great anticipation. Teaching food bloggers has become one of my most favorite things to do ever since I first taught a group in 2013. I love seeing eyes light up when they learn something they’re excited to implement. However, something happened this past May at Everything Food 2018 that was super unique.
As I was finishing up my hour presentation, a member of the staff opened the door to give me a 5-minute warning. Attendees in my session started yelling, ‘Lock the doors! Please keep going! It’s okay if we go over on time!’
I was so touched and humbled that they were enjoying my presentation and did not want me to stop presenting!
For the remainder of the conference, attendees would grab either Kami or me in the hallway and request for me to start an online SEO course. This was not just one or two attendees. This was dozens of attendees who were craving more SEO knowledge.
After the conference, we started deep diving into the survey results. In the survey, attendees are asked questions like "what content/topics would you like for next year?" and "who were your favorite speakers?" AND here is what we saw...