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Bas van den Beld

Bas van den Beld

Search & Social Strategist

Bas van den Beld

Bas van den Beld an online marketing strategist, keynote speaker and trainer in online marketing. Bas is widely considered to be an expert and influential on Internet marketing, social marketing, and search marketing.

Bas is the founder of State of Digital, a website that focuses on bringing the right information and knowledge to the right people and get companies forward in digital. State of Digital is the successor of State of Search, which was voted Best European Search Blog in 2012.

Bas is an experienced and award winning speaker in online marketing and has spoken at many different conferences around the world, like SES, SMX, Websummit and several internal events for different types of companies and was voted amongst the Top Influential Marketers in the UK.

Bas also consults with several type of companies (mostly Fortune 500 companies like KLM) on implementation of strategic Internet marketing and provides training in search engine marketing, social media in the organization, and social marketing and influence marketing related topics. And he consults for agencies and brands helping them determine the right online business strategy and connecting them to the right influential people.

Articles by Bas van den Beld

  1. The Privacy Debate Should be a Conversation

    In a perfect world, the debate about privacy matters should be just what social media claims to be: a conversation. What do we want to see and what do we want to give away to Google, Facebook, Microsoft, and Apple? It’s time to openly talk a…

  2. YouTube Gets More Social

    When you go to YouTube today, you will notice that Google's video service has changed. No, it's not an April Fools joke. It's an actual change to the design of the biggest video search engine in the world. YouTube has been working on its...