SEW/ClickZ Authors Among SEMMYs Finalists

2009 SEMMY FinalistThe finalists have been announced in the Second Annual SEMMYs Awards recognizing the best blog posts in search marketing, social media and related areas. Congratulations go out to all the nominees, and especially to our own Search Engine Watch bloggers and experts who were nominated:

Local Search:
Google’s Carter Maslan and Eric Enge talk Local Search, Eric Enge, Stone Temple Consulting

Design & Usability:
Three Reasons Your Visitors Don’t Convert to Leads, Bryan Eisenberg, ClickZ
25 Design Best Practices for Your Small Business Web Site, Carrie Hill, Search Engine Watch

Please head over to the SEMMYs site and vote for your favorites.

About the author

Kevin Newcomb joined ClickZ in August 2004, covering search marketing and other online marketing topics. He has been reporting on web-based businesses since 2000.

Before the bubble burst, Kevin was a marketing manager for an online computer reseller, handling copywriting, e-mail marketing, search marketing and running the affiliate program.

With a combination of real-world marketing experience and years of business journalism, Kevin brings to ClickZ a unique ability to deliver news and training materials that help online marketers do their jobs better.