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JMEC WIRED #21: SEO for Japan Market Entry by Jeff Crawford
Mar 28, 2019 at 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Date: 18:00-20:30 Thursday, March 28th, 2019
Presentation: SEO for Japan Market Entry by Jeff Crawford
Place: WeWork Nogizaka (1-24-3 Minami-Aoyama, Minato-ku)
Price: Free with registration on Peatix (include free drink)
Register on Peatix here: https://seomarketentry.peatix.com/
For those seeking Japan Market Entry, is your website attracting the right customers? Are you getting the sales volume you expect online?
Unfortunately, in Japan, many websites are built on outdated technology, and even with upgrades, the sites still suffer from poor search engine optimization (SEO) practices. As a result, they do not attract customers, and frustration grows because ”all this web stuff” doesn’t seem to work. Most businesses do not realize they are losing millions of yen (or dollars) every year.
As a new business that wants to penetrate the Japanese market, this can be a competitive advantage for you, if you go about it in the right way.
Successful web marketing depends upon a proper SEO strategy. In his talk, Jeff Crawford of Zo Digital Japan will break down complex SEO topics into simple steps. Moreover, he will provide simple steps to get your website optimized around what customers are looking for and rank you ahead of your competitors. Finally, Jeff will also share the Top-10 SEO mistakes that many businesses in Japan make today.
About the Speaker
Jeff Crawford is a technologist, manager, and entrepreneur. He graduated from the University of Michigan with a degree in Computer Engineering and had lived in Silicon Valley working for Companies such as Apple, WebTV, and Microsoft. Jeff has lived in Tokyo since 2004 holding management positions at Microsoft K.K. and Adobe Systems Japan. In 2014, Jeff founded Zo Digital Japan, an agency that specializes in SEO and Digital Marketing. He also runs the monthly Tokyo Digital Marketers.
18:30 – 19:00 Registration and mingling
19:00 – 19:40 Presentation with Jeff Crawford
19:40 – 19:50 QA session
19:50 – 20:00 Rearrange seating
20:00 – 20:30 Socializing & Networking