Rand Fishkin is the co-founder and an individual contributor of the Moz Company. He is best known as the wizard of Moz. Rand loves the world of marketing and technology. Rand thinks a lot when it comes to SEO tasks. In his spare time, he likes to wander around the world with Geraldine and loves to read her travel blog. Geraldine and Rand are the investors in Techstars Seattle.
Rand managed the web design, development & marketing for all of Outlines’ clients, including several overseas accounts in sectors such as communications, telecom, healthcare, software and financial services. His crucial point was to develop statistics that always made a website listed on the top pages. In the year 1993, he played with MS Frontpage and built websites. He assisted local Seattle-area banks, law firms, doctors and small businesses with their domains. In the year 2004, the scope of the forums grew and he began posting reports, data, and tools on a website that eventually became SEOMoz which was an initial software platform for vision and executive team leadership.
SEOmoz was the world’s most popular provider of SEO software. It builds tools that make inbound marketing easy which were backed by industry-leading data and the largest community of SEOs. This had tools and tutorials make search engine optimization accessible to users. Under his leadership, the SEOmoz API delivers Linkscape web crawl data to the campaign-based web app, SEO tools, Open Site Explorer and dozens of third-party applications. It provided exceptional software and education to businesses, individuals, non-profits and government organizations. The company was unique reach to increase visibility and achieve success.
He was also the co-founder of Inbound.org. Optimizing a website requires informed decisions. It is important to reinforce brand and also create an environment that is accessible for both humans and search engines. Inbound.org is an online hub for marketers, which was the internet’s marketing community.
As an Author
Rand is the co-author of the books on SEO. It includes addict of things like content, search, & social on the web. It has a favor for multiple blogs to Twitter, Google+, Facebook, LinkedIn, and a shared Instagram account.
About the company Moz
Moz is Software Company that sells inbound marketing and marketing analytics software subscriptions. The company was initially known as SEOmoz. Initially it was a consulting firm that was converted to a software development in the year 2008. SEOmoz acquired Followerwonk which was a tool for searching, filtering and managing Twitter bios The Company was acquired by GetListed for $3 Million. Later it was rebranded as ‘Moz’. The revenue of the company rose from $1 million to $12 million in a period of three years.
The company was rebranded as Moz in the year 2013. It hosts a website that includes an online community of more than one million globally based digital marketers and marketing related tools. Moz has a series of tools on its SEO Toolbox page. Moz is now known as an alternative to Google PageRank. Rand developed a tool for researching popular search trends and a community site called YOUmoz. The other tools include SEO Toolbar which is an SEO audit tool with three different versions of paid accounts.