About Marketing Land

Marketing Land is a daily publication that covers all aspects of the digital marketing industry.

The site is led by SVP Content and Editor-In-Chief Michelle Robbins, who oversees the successful editorial team behind sister publications, MarTech today and Search Engine Land. Daily news coverage includes breaking stories, industry trends, feature announcements and product changes at popular platforms used by digital marketers to reach consumers online.

In addition to the editorial news staff coverage, Marketing Land features contributed articles by subject matter experts across all digital marketing disciplines, filled with practical tips, tactics and strategies for running successful marketing programs. Learn more about our contributor network and read our contributor guidelines and application form here.

Both sites were founded by search industry veterans Danny Sullivan (Advisor & Founding Editor) and Chris Sherman (VP of Programming & Founding Editor) and are published by Third Door Media. Third Door Media is also the parent company that produces Digital Marketing Depot, our research center for digital marketers, as well as the MarTech and Search Marketing Expo conference series.

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Time is almost up. Attend MarTech at the lowest price possible - don’t miss out!

Don't miss the only MarTech on the East Coast this year! Check out my hand-crafted agenda featuring 30+ sessions and 40 marketing superstars: See the agenda at a glance here. Register before Saturday for an All Access Pass and pay $400 less compared to on-site rates. You’ll get access...



An update on executive changes on the editorial team

This month, Third Door Media’s Michelle Robbins takes over as SVP of content and marketing technology, overseeing editorial direction as Editor in Chief of the three industry publications and aligning the content strategy with programming at Third Door Media’s event...


SMX East agenda is now live! Check out the SEO & SEM sessions in store for you.

Feed your obsession for SEO & SEM with actionable and proven tactics by attending Search Engine Land’s SMX East, October 24-26 in New York City. The agenda is packed with 50+ sessions and led by search marketing experts in paid search advertising, search engine optimization, conversion and analytics,...


Attend MarTech at the lowest price possible. Register now!

The excitement in today’s software driven world is in the entanglement of marketing, technology and management. And we’ll unleash the power, possibilities and passion of the marketing technology community at MarTech October 2-4 in Boston. I’m humbled by the incredible cast of speakers who have...



[FIRST LOOK] MarTech agenda is live!

I’m excited to share the MarTech agenda, featuring more than 30 sessions and presentations from 40 marketing leaders. If you’re passionate about marketing, technology and management practices that deliver business results, then you won’t want to miss this event, October...


Danny Sullivan: My new role as advisor for Third Door Media

After 21 years running sites about and covering digital and search marketing, it’s time for a change. I’m becoming an advisor to Third Door Media, a shift from my position as chief content officer. Third Door Media is the company that...


Save the Date: SMX East is back in NYC Oct 24-26

Mark your calendars for SMX East: October 24-26! Don't miss your only chance this year to attend the largest search marketing conference on the East Coast. An agenda obsessed with SEO & SEM! SMX is the only conference series dedicated to search marketing....



CMOs at the wheel: How are they Driving the Modern Marketing Organization?

When we started our column, “Driving the Modern Marketing Organization,” our goal was simple: to showcase how leading chief marketing officers were approaching the critical tasks of team organization and talent development, all while facing digital disruption and demands for...


Pioneering CMOs discuss the future at MarTech

I’m super excited to highlight some of our featured speakers presenting at MarTech, October 2-4 in Boston. It’s an all-star line up of pioneering CMOs and marketing visionaries. The advent of marketing automation 10 years ago was arguably the Big Bang of martech....


What marketers need to know about the Apple WWDC announcements [Podcast]

Browsers have become a battleground for ads, and Apple announced its latest salvo this week at their annual WWDC (Worldwide Developers Conference): Safari will soon begin limiting third-party ad trackers from following users around the web. (Google made headlines recently...


SMX Advanced is almost sold out! Less than 100 tickets left.

SMX Advanced is in one week. This time next week, your peers (and competitors) will be in Seattle getting actionable SEO and SEM tactics and having conversations with the marketers making the biggest impact in the search world. We’ll be covering...


The Path to CMO with SAP Ariba's Alicia Tillman [Podcast]

What can a teenager possibly learn from selling tickets to a public beach? A lot, says this week's special podcast guest, Alicia Tillman. That's where she had her first job as a 15-year-old, and it provided lessons that have helped...


Meet Aetna CMO David Edelman at MarTech in Boston

I am thrilled that one of the pioneers of marketing-led digital transformation will be keynoting at MarTech! Former McKinsey consultant and current Aetna CMO David Edelman will talk about his experiences helping dozens of leading brands rethink marketing in a...


7 great reasons to attend SMX Advanced in 2 weeks

Search Engine Land’s SMX Advanced is just 2 weeks away. Don’t miss your only opportunity this year to attend the conference designed for experienced SEOs and SEMs! Fewer than 150 tickets are remaining. Register now! Here are 7 reasons you should attend: ...


Is your creative agency killing your campaign?

Let's talk about your creative agency -- the team of marketing gurus who take all the messy, disjointed advantages about your company that you provide them with and turn it all into a polished campaign. They did a SWOT analysis,...


Behind the scenes of the Martech 5000 Landscape [Podcast]

It's no secret that the martech industry is growing like crazy. Just look at how Scott Brinker's annual martech landscape infographic has grown over the years -- the evidence is undeniable. There are now about 5,000 company logos organized into...


MarTech is coming! MarTech is coming! To Boston Oct. 2-4

Earlier this month, we wrapped up the West Coast edition of MarTech. The conference kicked off with the Stackies, an awards ceremony celebrating exceptional illustrations of marketing technology stacks from companies like Microsoft, Cisco and many more. I also unveiled...