Brent Chaters

Brent Chaters

SEO, SEM, Findability and Digital Marketing Expert

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Toronto, Ontario

Areas of Expertise:

  • SEO
  • SEM
  • Search Analytics
  • Marketing
  • Digital Marketing
  • Findability
  • UX
  • Benchmarking
  • Forecasting
  • LPO
  • CRO
  • Optimization
  • consulting
  • speaking
  • training
  • writing
Brent, is a Senior Leader of SapientNitro’s Analytics and Search practice, he currently works with many fortune 500 companies and executives to help them better understand and improve their search and marketing strategies. A former member of Hewlett Packard’s worldwide team, Brent helped to create and implement some of HP’s first SEM and SEO programs. Brent has worked in several countries to establish SEO programs based on solid metrics, and helps clients continually improve search results.
Brent has spoken at events such as SMX, he has worked with several colleges to develop their digital programs, and sat on the Special Interest Group for WAA. He is also the Toronto Chair for SEMPO, as well as writing for his own blog on a number of digital topics.
He resides in Mississauga, Canada where he enjoys coaching hockey and spending time with his friends and family.

Mastering Search Analytics Mastering Search Analytics
by Brent Chaters
October 2011
Print: $39.99
Ebook: $31.99

Brent blogs at:

How Shazam predicts pop hits

May 22 2015

Subscribe to the O’Reilly Radar Podcast to track the technologies and people that will shape our world in the years to come. In this week’s Radar Podcast, I chat with Cait O’Riordan, VP of product, music and platforms at Shazam. … read more

How Shazam predicts pop hits

May 22 2015

Subscribe to the O’Reilly Radar Podcast to track the technologies and people that will shape our world in the years to come. In this week’s Radar Podcast, I chat with Cait O’Riordan, VP of product, music and platforms at Shazam. … read more

Photo-Development Challenge Results #2: Statues

May 22 2015

It's been three months to the day since I posted "Photo-Development Challenge: Inspire Me and Others With Your Artistic Interpretation", and I'm mortified that it's only the second set of results that I'm finally getting around to sharing (the first having been "Hillside Temple Buildings" 2½ months ago). In retrospect,… read more

Ask the Readers: Will higher interest rates make you save more money?

May 22 2015

This article is by editor Linda Vergon. Interest rates are expected to rise later in 2015. What will you do with this information? You could make the case that you haven’t missed much if you didn’t keep your money in a savings account over the last few years. But still,… read more

Four short links: 22 May 2015

May 22 2015

GM: That Car You Bought, We’re Really the Ones Who Own It — GM’s claim is all about copyright and software code, and it’s the same claim John Deere is making about their tractors. The TL;DR version of the argument … read more