Hello, my name is Matthew Capala.
I am a regular speaker and trainer on the topics of inbound marketing, social media, SEO, growth hacking, Internet entrepreneurship, content strategy, online monetization and personal branding.
Keynote Speaker, Trainer, Adj. Prof at NYU. I’ve spoken at numerous conferences around the world (Great Ideas at C-Level, Search Marketing Day, MarketingWeekNYC, How to Get Funding from a Shark, 40th Anniversary of CEANY, Small Business Forum, World Trade Week, and many more), seminars, talk shows, corporate retreats, trade shows and universities. I teach a graduate search marketing class, as well as social media analytics workshops, at New York University, where I founded the Inbound Marketing Clinic.
Mentor, Start-up Advisor. I love mentoring start-ups and entrepreneurs. You can often find me at NY start-up meet-ups, including NYEBN, 3 Day Startup and Startup Institute.
Author, Blogger. I am the author of popular and highly praised SEO Like I’m 5: The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to Search Engine Optimization. I write for several online publications, including The Next Web, Problogger and SparkSheet. I blog on Medium and my blog, SearchDecoder.com.
Dec 16, 2014, Moderator, Startup Marketing Panel, Coinvent Startup Summit, NYC
Nov 20, Speaker, SEO & Lead Generation Workshop, Caribbean MIX Leadership Conference, Port of Spain, Trindad
Nov 14, 2014, Panel Judge, Venture for America, NYC
Nov 12, Speaker/Trainer, Advanced Search and SEO Strategies hosted by Internet Summit, Raleigh, NC
Oct 16, 2014, Webinar Guest, How to Scale Your Content Marketing Globally hosted by AMA and sponsored by Smartling
Sep 27, 2014, Speaker, Freestyle Fashion Conference hosted by OS Fashion, NYC
Sep 16, Speaker, How to Build and Market Your Online Business hosted by Queens Collective, NY
Sep 10, Podcast Guest, SEO and More with Brooke Ballard and Gettysburg Gerry hosted SteamFeed Radio
Sep 7, 2014, Mentor, Fashion Tech Battle hosted by Startup Weekend, NYC
Aug 16, Webinar Guest, Spanning the Globe with Google hosted by Target Marketing Magazine
July 30, 2014, Self-Made SEO Man: How to Use Content Marketing to Hack Your Life, Career, and Business (Podcast) hosted by CrossChann UK
Jul 28, 2014, SEO Trainer, Startup Institute, NYC
Jul 29, 2014, AMA on Reddit, r/BigSEO
Jun 11, 2014, Featured Speaker, Search Marketing Day hosted by MaxRoy & LeadBullet, Warsaw, Poland
May 22, 2014, Speaker, The Nuts and Bolts of Social Media Success for Beginners hosted by World Trade Week & Baruch College, NYC
Apr 25-27, 2014, Mentor, 3 Day Startup, NYC
Apr 8, 2014, Mentor, CEO Networking Series #64 hosted by New York Entrepreneur Business Network (NYEBN)
Mar 25, 2014, Speaker, Small Business Forum hosted by Flatiron and Baruch Collage, NYC
Dec 10, 2013, Speaker, Digital Camp at Soho Club hosted by Prophet Consulting, NYC
Jul 18, 2013, Speaker, MarketingWeekNYC via Manhattan Chamber of Commerce, NYC
Nov 7, 2012, Keynote, The New Reality: How to Succeed in the Digital World via Continued Education Association of NY, Saratoga Springs NY
Feb 28, 2012: Speaker at the Great Ideas at C-Level via Electronic Retailing Association, Miami
Feb 22, 2012: Moderator, Integrating Digital and Traditional Marketing: Creating More Powerful External and Internal Communication Strategies via IABC, New York