About Search Cowboys

Rustling up the best and view in the European Union, it's time to saddle up with the Search Cowboys. Hosts Bas Van Den Beld and Roy Huiskes roundup the best search marketers from Europe and around the world to discuss search engine marketing, social media and more.

Latest Show Episodes & Updates

Google Buzz Hijack and SEOMofo Sphinn Problems
Air Date: February 23, 2010

The Media Flow Director and SEO Chicks blogger Nichola Stott joins Bas and Roy to discuss Bing in 2010, How Google Buzz Hijacks Your Google Profile and SEOMofo and his Sphinn Issues with Matt McGee and Danny Sullivan.

State of Search Website Launched
Air Date: February 16, 2010

Roy is joined by guest host by OrangeValley SEO Consultant Eduard Blacquiere, and they discuss the launch of the new State of Search website, plus they question the need for Google Buzz and why people would switch to it over Facebook and Twitter.

Google Going Social and SES London 2010 Preview
Air Date: February 9, 2010

Google Goes Social with Google Buzz as Google announces its newest push into the social media foray. Guest Jim Sterne from the Web Analytics Association and the eMetrics Marketing Optimization Summit tells us about his day to day work and previews his upcoming keynote presentation at SES London.

Google War with Apple and Facebook
Air Date: February 2, 2010

Jon Myers, SES Advisory Board and Head of Search/Associate Director for Mediavest previews SES London 2010 and his new appointment to the Advisory Board, plus a discussion on a Robert Scoble post on Googles two-front war with Apple and Facebook; who are the winners and the losers?

Taking Caution With New SEO Clients
Air Date: January 26, 2010

Bas and Roy welcome back Lisa Myers to discuss the caution you should have when taking on new SEO clients, plus how to turn a bad client into a good one, and how to avoid getting a bad client in the first place.

Internet Marketing Consultant Dixon Jones
Air Date: January 19, 2010

Bas and Roy interview Dixon Jones, the managing director of the respected UK Internet marketing consultancy Receptional LTD, who heads up the marketing of MajesticSEO. They discuss the new bookmarking application from Joost de Valk called Quix, and more.

Custom Content Creation
Air Date: January 12, 2010

Ralph Tegtmeier aka Fantomaster , who run Fantomaster.com , which offers search engine optimization, cloaking & stealth technology, IP delivery, spider IPs, ip blockers, code protection, anti-spam & admin tools and plenty of tutorials, joins the Search Cowboys to discuss Custom Content Creation.

SEO, PageRank and Local Maps Hijacking
Air Date: January 5, 2010

Bas and Roy are joined by SEO & Social Media Consultant Lisa Myers, CEO at Verve Search. They discuss the name SEO, which is not sufficient anymore, Pagerank and local maps hijacking issues.

Search Predictions for 2010
Air Date: December 29, 2009

Bas and Roy end 2009 debating over Androids versus iPhones, the price of PPC, plus they ask their expert panel of guest bloggers their predictions for 2010.

Linkbuilding Q and A
Air Date: December 22, 2009

Christoph C. Cemper does some linkbuilding Q and A with the Search Cowboys audience including what value lies in twitter links or even in tiny URLs? Christoph also addresses questions on nofollow links, spam links and comment links.