Every marketing expert is cautious if they are following the latest trends and effective methods or not. However, there’s another dilemma, whether the information they come is worth following or not. The best way to get over such doubts is to discuss and debate with fellow marketers, or listen to the industry experts. SEMrush event in Bangalore, this December is one such amazing opportunity.

In case you are unaware, SEMrush is the name behind the popular all-in-one marketing toolkit, by the same name, for digital marketing professionals. This comes as a safe haven for SEO, PPC, content, social media and competitive analysis, and has consequently earned international repute. Their tool is used for keyword research, Google Ad campaigns and competitor analysis. And the global player will host their first-ever Semrush Marketing Show, that too in India’s Silicon Valley, Bangalore. If you plan to attend, you can also meet me in person. But first, here’s a little more about the prime event.

An outline of the SEMrush Event

SEMrush event entails 2000 attendees and 40 speakers, spread across four different stages. These four stages will, however, run simultaneously. Below are the details.

#1. Growth Marketing Stage:

This stage is set to let the audience enhance their know-how on marketing strategies, latest technologies, etc, via speakers from among marketing gurus. These speakers will uncover the strategies and experiences that were instrumental in their success, and how others can do the same. Additionally, a panel session will let you get answers directly from the expert speakers.

#2. SEO Stage

The SEO Stage will be graced by the professionals from reputed brands who will share the best practices followed by big brands while dealing with their SEO woes. Expect to amass astounding knowledge on the most effective strategies, tips, hacks, and workflows that deliver ultimate results. Who knows which tip might turn out to be your kingmaker.

#3. Online Ads Stage

The Online Ads Stage is one amazing chance to learn about the most effective dos and don’ts in the online ads world. Yes, and these premium tips are right from the experts, and from the practices that they implemented for big brands.

#4. Workshops

The workshops are the best part of the event to get hands-on knowledge about Ads and Analytics, in a seven-hour session. Besides, you’ll also be able to ask questions, and if you are lucky, you might get a free website audit as well. And the best part? These workshops will be organized by the likes of Google, LinkedIn, etc.


The key speakers at the event

In other words, the speakers are the key to this event. SEMrush has brought together an amazing bunch of people who are known experts and have delivered great results. The speakers at the event will speak on various topics to share their expertise, approaches and real stories. Here are a few of the top speakers that you must definitely listen to.

Larry Kim

Larry Kim, the CEO of MobileMonkey (an AI/Chatbot company) and founder of WordStream (world’s largest PPC software company) you just can’t afford to miss this opportunity. This PPC Hero is going to share the top three growth market takeaways while he turned his company from scratch to the $55 million club. His thirty minutes speech could be an eye-opener for you.

Purna Virji

Named in the 2018 Young Influentials List, Purna Virji is a digital marketing pro, while AI and the future of search are her other feats. She’s currently serving as the Senior Manager of Global Engagements at Microsoft and is a common sight at multiple global events. At SEMrush event, she will speak on ‘Top Tips for Future-Proofing Your PPC’ on the Online Ads Stage. Besides, she will also be available at a Panel Session at the Growth Stage.

Aleyda Solis

Apart from being the founder of Orainti, Aleyda Solis is better known as an International SEO Consultant. But that’s not all, she is also a blogger, author, and speaker, for she holds immense knowledge and practical experience in the digital marketing domain. At SEMrush event, she is expected to throw light on the potential mistakes made by professionals while migrating or redesigning their websites. Of course, she’ll give tips on how to deal with them too.

Luis Rodriguez

This elegant lad from SEO & Web Lead LATAM and the success of Uber and Uber Eats speaks volumes of his expertise. You’ll be glad to know that he will unveil the secret behind Uber’s success, by revealing the three principles implemented by Uber’s SEO team, itself. In addition, he will speak on the best practices for SEO tests with Agile mentality, among others. If you are looking to improve the efficiency and ROI of your brand, then you must definitely not skip him at SEMrush event.

Olga Andrienko

The Head of Global Marketing at SEMrush has been featured among the 25 most influential women in digital marketing by TopRank and is often quoted in international business dailies. Her major task at SEMrush is to lead the branding campaign of the company in over 50 countries, and the results have been dynamic so far. You’ll listen to her speaking on the Data Driven Marketing Decisions, in the Growth Stage.

Claire Drumond

Claire Drumond supervises growth for Atlassian’s flagship product Jira Software and Bitbucket. This product marketing leader also writes for Trello and Atlassian blogs, besides other digital publications. At the Growth Stage, you can learn from her, how Atlassian used Youtube as its new marketing funnel and how you can also reap its benefits.

Hitesh Malhotra

Hitesh Malhotra has cruised through multiple job roles, which helped him earn a vast pool of knowledge and skills. At present, Chief Marketing Officer at Nykaa, India’s go-to destination for online beauty product shopping. He will throw light on why paid search is one side of the coin. In addition, you’ll also learn of the comparison between Smart shopping and SEM, from his perspective.

Gokuldas K

Presently serving as the Digital Marketer at Swiggy, Gokuldas K holds a proven track record of accomplishments in different sectors. He delivered brilliant results in terms of customer acquisition, engagement, retention, etc. At SEMrush Event, he’ll open a pandora’s box on how AI has redefined the Programmatic Advertising.


Venue – Time – Bookings

SEMrush marketing event is scheduled to be held on 5 December 2019 and the timings are 10:00 to 17:00. The venue, Sheraton Grand Bengaluru Whitefield Hotel & Convention Center is a well-known spot in Bangalore. And you’ll have no problem reaching the site.

There are a number of passes available to attend this event. These have been categorised into three event access options. So you choose the one most suitable for you. As for booking your seat, you may visit the official website of SEMrush.

Though the early bird offers are still valid, you can avail additional discount my using my personal discount (10% off) and meet me at the conference. For this, you’ll have to use the promo code ‘PageTraffic’, during booking.


If you are looking forward to meeting me and other guests at the SEMrush event, you know what you need to do. And yes, all attendees will have access to an awesome buffet lunch, along with tea and coffee breaks. Therefore, there are plenty of networking opportunities, awaiting you at SEMrush See you there!


Navneet Kaushal is the Editor-in-Chief of PageTraffic Buzz. A leading search strategist, Navneet helps clients maintain an edge in search engines and the online media. Navneet is also the CEO of SEO Services company PageTraffic which is one of the leading search marketing company in Asia.