A publication of Alpha Brand Media

Launched in 2003, SEJ is unique in its community-based approach to search marketing content. Virtually all of our contributed articles come from real online marketing experts, both independent and in-house.

Search Engine Journal spotlights the important trends, news, strategies and personalities in the industry. We make it easier for the interactive-marketing community to collaborate and innovate its way to success. For more information on the content initiatives that the SEJ team is working on, see our Initiatives page.

Kelsey Jones

Executive Editor

Kelsey oversees the entire editorial process and is the main host for SEJ's podcast, Marketing Nerds. She has been in marketing since 2007 and has been writing for as long as she can remember. Things that make her happy include nachos, classic rock, traveling, and a good book.

Anna Crowe

Features Writer

Anna is the Features Writer for Search Engine Journal and an SEO-whisperer at Hello Anna & Co. Over the last 5 years, Anna has successfully developed and implemented online marketing, SEO, and conversion campaigns for 100+ businesses of all sizes; from the Fortune 500, to startups, and nonprofits. In her spare time, she moonlights as an a volunteer soccer coach.

Brent Csutoras

Chief Social Media Strategist

Brent Csutoras is a social media marketing consultant and entrepreneur based in Boca Raton, Florida. He specializes in social media marketing, content marketing, and viral content creation. As co-founder of Alpha Brand Media, Brent is responsible for ABM's social media efforts as well as managing SEJ's social strategy.

Caitlin Rulien

Social Producer

In addition to overseeing our entire social media presence and building our online community, Caitlin also helps out with the editorial process and project management when needed. When she's not working on SEJ projects, she also runs a for-purpose child sponsorship project, Squalor to Scholar.

Danny Goodwin

Breaking News Writer

Danny Goodwin joins SEJ with 20 years of experience in journalism and editing. He covers search and social media news during the week. Danny's based in Florida.

Jenise Uehara Henrikson


Jenise manages SEJ's revenue strategy and operations. Residing in the San Francisco bay area, she is CEO of Alpha Brand Media, publisher of Search Engine Journal.

Jessica Cromwell

Director, Sales & Events

Jessica joined Alpha Brand Media as executive assistant in August 2013. She facilitates the planning, scheduling, and oversight of various projects and relationships across ABM and Search Engine Journal. Things that make her happy include beer, cats, motorcycle rides, and globetrotting for food. She was born and bred in San Diego, CA.

Loren Baker


Founding editor-in-chief Loren Baker is a managing partner in Alpha Brand Media, publisher of SEJ. Loren has been involved in the internet marketing field since 1998 and has a background in paid search and search engine optimization. In 2003, he began blogging his research and thoughts on the industry, which blossomed into the current Search Engine Journal. He currently resides in the Los Angeles area.

Matt Southern

Lead News Writer

Matt Southern is a SEO and content marketing professional based in Ontario, Canada. Matt has his finger on the pulse of the internet marketing industry and is responsible for keeping the SEJ audience informed on breaking news, emerging trends, new tools, and everything else they need to know about.

Meg Cabrera

Research and Editorial Assistant

Meg is the Research and Editorial Assistant for Search Engine Journal. She is responsible for internet research projects, and provides assistance with the SEJ editorial process. She is based in Manila, Philippines.

Paulo Bobita

Director of Design

Paulo is behind the design and overall look of Search Engine Journal and other ABM sites. His creative work largely consists of explorations in typography and minimalist design. Paulo is based in Manila, Philippines, where he runs a small clothing company he started in 2013.

Rina Caballar

Editorial Assistant

Rina is the Editorial Assistant for Search Engine Journal. She assists the SEJ team with the editorial process and also contributes to social media tasks. She is a freelance writer based in Manila, Philippines. When she's not busy with SEJ or writing, Rina can be found reading and enjoying chocolate in all its forms.

Vahan Petrosyan

Senior Developer

Vahan is responsible for keeping SEJ well-oiled and running smoothly, 24/7. As developer of Alpha Brand Media, he owns all IT infrastructure across the ABM network and directs all technical aspects of major initiatives. Vahan currently lives in Armenia, and is a web developer with a passion for all things WordPress.

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Alpha Brand Media is a digital media publishing company that leverages its expertise in social media, SEO and content marketing to promote its network of blogs and websites, reaching millions of visitors every month.

Our mission is to cultivate visitors to our websites that range from fashion to industry news to lifestyle coverage, while creating unique advertising and promotional opportunities for those who need to get in front of loyal and qualified audiences.