Last week CanadaOne caught up with John Shehata, the executive director of search and social media for ABC News, ABC Family and ABC.com to gain insights into how businesses can effectively use Facebook to grow their companies.Read More
In our second last edition of our ten-part interview series we spoke with John Shehata. John is an expert on the field of SEO for news websites and newspapers. In the course of his career he has worked for several pages of this type. At the moment he is the Executive Director of Search & Social Media for ABC News, ABC.com, ABC Family and the website of the Oscars. Next to these obligations, he holds presentations and has trained many writers, bloggers, journalists, and editors on SEO and how to write news while keeping SEO top of mind.Read More
If you think Google+ is a social network that doesn’t matter to your small business, think again. In this exclusive CanadaOne interview John Shehata, executive director of search and social media for ABC News explains why Google Plus is the social platform your company can’t afford to ignore.Read More
I enjoyed my latest interview with Eric Enge. We discussed how to optimize mega sites and the challenges that SEOs face working at large organizations.
Eric Enge: Can you provide a brief outline of your responsibilities at ABC News?
John Shehata: I’m the Executive Director of Search for ABC News, and recently heading SEO for media properties like ABC Family, ABC.com, and Oscars. Everything SEO goes through our department.
Eric Enge: How many people are in the department?