Chris Silver Smith, a local search engine optimization professional primarily based in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, has launched Argent Media, a search marketing company.
Chris Silver Smith isn’t any stranger towards the local search engine optimization industry. He formerly headed up the technologies department for Verizon’s Superpages.com, one in the nation’s top web telephone book. Whilst at Superpages.com, Chris established Superpages.com’s advanced local Search engine optimization structure – which nonetheless provides them with beneficial rankings on 1000’s of geography + industry keyword mixtures.
Following operating at Superpages, Chris labored at two internationally renowned search engine marketing companies, NetConcepts (that has been acquired by Covario), and KeyRelevance.
Chris presently has 5 patents pending. His work continues to be showcased in a number of publications, and he regularly contributes posts to All-natural Search Weblog, Nodal Bits, and Search Engine Land (that is the leading online publication dealing with compensated and all-natural search advertising). Chris is a normal speaker at a number of technologies and advertising conferences, and he presently serves on the Board of Advisors for Universal Company Listing (UBL) and on Thomas-Reuters FindLaw’s Search engine optimization Advisory Board.
Argent Media offers search engine optimization consulting, particularly specialized in Local Search engine optimization, which focuses on reaching higher rankings in local search results, such as in Google Location Search, Google Maps, Bing Maps, and Yahoo! Nearby.