2013 Online Marketing Conferences & Events

This is a great list of 2013 conferences from Web 1 Media and we choose to share this list with you!

New Media Expo (BlogWorld)
Location: Las Vegas
Dates: January 6-8, 2013
Themes: Content Strategy
Description:
This evolution of the BlogWorld conference is about various content generation, including video, podcasts and blogs

Affiliate Summit West
Location: Las Vegas
Dates: January 13-15, 2013
Themes: Affiliate Marketing
Description:
The premier conference for affiliate marketing professionals. This event routinely sells out.

Engage Webtrends
Location: San Francisco
Dates: January 28-30, 2013
Themes: Web Analytics
Description:
A conference on digital intelligence.

Mobile Marketing Forum
Location: San Francisco
Dates: January 29-30, 2013
Themes: Mobile Marketing
Description:
Organized by the Mobile Marketing Association

Social Recruiting Conference
Location: San Francisco
Dates: January 29-31, 2013
Themes: Social Media
Description:
A conference on social media tools and strategies for recruiters and HR professionals

Mobile+Web Devcon
Location: San Francisco
Dates: January 29-31, 2013
Themes: Mobile Marketing
Description:
A conference for web and mobile developers

Search & Social Leadership Forum
Location: New York City
Dates: January 30, 2013
Themes: Search Engine Marketing
Description:
A forum focused on social media and search engine marketing, by the Business Development Institute.

Social Media Strategies Summit
Location: Las Vegas
Dates: February 5-7, 2013
Themes: Social Media
Description:
A conference focused on developing B2C and B2B social media strategies.

Email Evolution Conference
Location: Miami Beach
Dates: February 6-8, 2013
Themes: Email Marketing
Description:
This annual conference by the Email Experience Council, provides training for the ever-changing and evolving world of email marketing.

Intelligent Content Conference
Location: San Francisco
Dates: February 7-8, 2013
Themes: Content Strategy
Description:
A conference focused on individuals responsible for creating, managing and delivering content.

Online Marketing Summit
Location: San Diego
Dates: February 11-13, 2013
Themes: Digital Marketing
Description:
This conference tries to cover the entire gamut of online marketing and is an excellent event for beginners.

IRWD
Location: Orlando
Dates: February 11-13, 2013
Themes: User Experience
Description:
Focuses on web design and usability

Snow*Mobile
Location: Madison, WI
Dates: February 15-16, 2013
Themes: Mobile Marketing
Description:
A conference for mobile developers

InControl Conference
Location: Orlando
Dates: February 17-19, 2013
Themes: User Experience
Description:
A conference focused on web design and development issues.

An Event Apart
Location: Atlanta
Dates: February 18-20, 2013
Themes: User Experience
Description:
A conference focused on providing intensive educational sessions for web designers and developers.

Email Summit (MarketingSherpa)
Location: Las Vegas
Dates: February 19-22, 2013
Themes: Email Marketing
Description:
The premier conference for email marketing professionals, presented by the thought leader in online marketing

SuperConf
Location: Miami
Dates: February 21-22, 2013
Themes: User Experience
Description:
A conference focused on web design, development, technology and entrepreneurship.

Search Fest
Location: Portland
Dates: February 22, 2013
Themes: Search Engine Marketing
Description:
A conference focused on search engine marketing and social media, presented by SEMpdx.

eTail Conference
Location: Palm Desert, CA
Dates: February 25-28, 2013
Themes: eCommerce
Description:
The focus is on ecommerce, especially B2C marketing online.

Web Visions
Location: New York City
Dates: February 27 – Mar 1, 2013
Themes: User Experience
Description:
A conference focused on exploring the future of design, user experience, content strategy and business strategy

Local Online Advertising Conference
Location: New York City
Dates: March 4-5, 2013
Themes: Search Engine Marketing
Description:
A conference focused on online advertising to local audiences.

Adobe Digital Marketing Summit
Location: Salt Lake City
Dates: March 4-8, 2013
Themes: Digital Marketing
Description:
Sponsored by Adobe Omniture, a leading program for enterprise-level digital marketing analytics and optimization

South By Southwest Interactive
Location: Austin
Dates: March 8-12, 2013
Themes: Digital Marketing
Description:
The interactive segment is great for generating ideas and networking. It’s also part of the larger SXSW festival, which includes musing and film

Custom Content Conference
Location: New Orleans
Dates: March 9-11, 2013
Themes: Content Strategy
Description:
A conference focused on providing content providers, marketers and media with the latest trends and strategies.

SMX West
Location: San Jose, CA
Dates: March 11-13, 2013
Themes: Search Engine Marketing
Description:
A conference providing networking opportunities and quality presentations on SEO, PPC and other online marketing channels.

Performance Marketing Summit
Location: New York City
Dates: March 12, 2013
Themes: Affiliate Marketing
Description:
An intentionally small conference for performance marketers, presented by Affiliate Summit.

Digital Content Strategies Summit
Location: San Diego
Dates: March 13-13, 2013
Themes: Content Strategy
Description:
A conference focused on generating quality content for websites and digital marketing.

LeadsCon
Location: Las Vegas
Dates: March 18-20, 2013
Themes: Leads
Description:
The conference for the lead generation industry. Good seminars, but the networking and exhibits are the primary reasons for going.

Social & Mobile Financial Services Forum
Location: Boston
Dates: March 19, 2013
Themes: Mobile Marketing
Description:
A forum focused on mobile and social media marketing with financial services, by the Business Development Institute.

Loyalty Expo
Location: Orlando
Dates: March 20-22, 2013
Themes: Marketing
Description:
A marketing conference focused on customer loyalty and reward programs.

Content Strategies Summit
Location: Miami Beach
Dates: March 20-22, 2013
Themes: Content Strategy
Description:
A conference focused on empowering and highlighting the value of purposeful content to meet brand, business and user experience goals.

Custom Content Conference
Location: Washington, DC
Dates: March 21-23, 2013
Themes: Content Strategy
Description:
A conference focused on providing content providers, marketers and media with the latest trends and strategies.

Custom Content Conference
Location: Charleston, SC
Dates: March 23-25, 2013
Themes: Content Strategy
Description:
A conference focused on providing content providers, marketers and media with the latest trends and strategies.

Custom Content Conference
Location: Nashville, TN
Dates: March 24-26, 2013
Themes: Content Strategy
Description:
A conference focused on providing content providers, marketers and media with the latest trends and strategies.

Search Engine Strategies
Location: New York City
Dates: March 25-28, 2013
Themes: Search Engine Marketing
Description:
A conference focused on tactics and best practices for social media and search engine marketing.

An Event Apart
Location: Seattle
Dates: April 1-3, 2013
Themes: User Experience
Description:
A conference focused on providing intensive educational sessions for web designers and developers.

Inbound Marketing Summit
Location: New York City
Dates: April 3-4, 2013
Themes: Digital Marketing
Description:
Marketing conference for enterprise CMOs, business owners and agencies.

Social Media Marketing World
Location: San Diego
Dates: April 7-9
Themes: Social Media
Description:
A conference focused on providing social media ideas and strategies, presented by the Social Media Examiner

Hero Conference
Location: Austin
Dates: April 8-10, 2013
Themes: Search Engine Marketing
Description:
This PPC conference launched by Hanepin has grown consistently since its inception a few years ago.

eMarketing Conference
Location: San Francisco
Dates: April 9-10, 2013
Themes: Digital Marketing
Description:
This conference is sponsored and presented by the eMarketing Association.

AdTech
Location: San Francisco
Dates: April 9-10, 2013
Themes: Digital Marketing
Description:
Strong focus on digital media marketing, with a focus on advertisers. Good for search marketing networking and mobile media. There’s a NYC version the same time as PubCon.

Custom Content Conference
Location: Chicago
Dates: April 9-11, 2013
Themes: Content Strategy
Description:
A conference focused on providing content providers, marketers and media with the latest trends and strategies.

Mobile Marketing Strategies Summit
Location: Chicago
Dates: April 10-11, 2013
Themes: Mobile Marketing
Description:
A conference focused on creating effective strategies for mobile marketing.

eMetrics Optimization Summit
Location: San Francisco
Dates: April 14-18, 2013
Themes: Web Analytics
Description:
For more than a decade, the eMetrics Optimization Summits have focused on web analytics and using data-driven marketing to optimize conversions and engagements.

DemandCon
Location: San Francisco
Dates: April 15-16, 2013
Themes: Digital Marketing
Description:
This conference provides sessions designed to help businesses integrate sales and online marketing funnels for optimal performance

Content Marketing Summit
Location: New York City
Dates: April 17, 2013
Themes: Content Strategy
Description:
A forum focused on content strategy for business websites, by the Business Development Institute.

GAUGE
Location: San Francisco
Dates: April 18-19, 2013
Themes: Web Analytics
Description:
It’s for Google Analytics Users: the first day is a GA training day, while the second is the user conference

Content2Conversion
Location: New York City
Dates: April 22-23, 2013
Themes: B2B
Description:
A conference focused on content strategy that optimizes the content lifecycle for the B2B market.

PubCon
Location: New Orleans
Dates: April 22-25, 2013
Themes: Search Engine Marketing
Description:
A smaller, more manageable version of the PubCon LV

iStrategy
Location: Miami
Dates: April 23-24, 2013
Themes: Digital Marketing
Description:
More high-level strategic discussions

Social Media Strategies Summit
Location: Chicago
Dates: April 23-24, 2013
Themes: Social Media
Description:
A conference focused on developing B2C and B2B social media strategies.

Interactive Insights Summit
Location: New Orleans
Dates: April 29 – May 1, 2013
Themes: Web Analytics
Description:
Sponsored by TargusInfo, conference sessions on leveraging data and analytics to personalize interactions, prioritize leads and manage marketing strategy.

ShareaSale ThinkTank
Location: Austin
Dates: TBA – May?
Themes: Affiliate Marketing
Description:
Similar to CJU, but smaller and geared for ShareaSale affiliates and merchants.

Search Insider Summit
Location: Amelia Island, FL
Dates: May 1-4, 2013
Themes: Search Engine Marketing
Description:
A forum featuring networking events and presentations by and for search marketing and agency executives.

CMS Expo
Location: Evanston, IL
Dates: May 14-16, 2013
Themes: Content Strategy
Description:
A conference focused on content strategy, content marketing and content management.

SearchLove Conference
Location: Boston
Dates: May 20-21, 2013
Themes: Search Engine Marketing
Description:
Sponsored and organized by Distilled

An Event Apart
Location: San Diego
Dates: May 20-22, 2013
Themes: User Experience
Description:
A conference focused on providing intensive educational sessions for web designers and developers.

Optimization Summit (Marketing Sherpa)
Location: Boston
Dates: May 20-23, 2013
Themes: Search Engine Marketing
Description:
Another conference by the respected Marketing Sherpa, this event focuses on conversion and engagement optimization.

Enterprise Search Summit
Location: New York City
Dates: May 21-22, 2013
Themes: Search Engine Marketing
Description:
A conference focused on search technology and implementation

Web Visions
Location: Portland
Dates: May 22-24, 2013
Themes: User Experience
Description:
A conference focused on exploring the future of design, user experience, content strategy and business strategy

Inbound Marketing Summit
Location: San Francisco
Dates: TBA – June?
Themes: Digital Marketing
Description:
Marketing conference for enterprise CMOs, business owners and agencies.

Confab – Content Strategy Conference
Location: Minneapolis, MN
Dates: June 3-5, 2013
Themes: Content Strategy
Description:
This popular conference focuses on content strategy — and always sells out.

eMetrics Optimization Summit
Location: Chicago
Dates: June 10-13, 2013
Themes: Web Analytics
Description:
For more than a decade, the eMetrics Optimization Summits have focused on web analytics and using data-driven marketing to optimize conversions and engagements.

Predictive Analytics Conference
Location: Chicago
Dates: June 10-13, 2013
Themes: Web Analytics
Description:
A conference focused on using big data and web analytics for predictive analysis.

SMX Advanced
Location: Seattle
Dates: June 11-12, 2013
Themes: Search Engine Marketing
Description:
Compact and geared for advanced search marketing, this avoids the novice sessions found in bigger conferences and attracts serious SEOs and SEMs.

Conversion Conference
Location: Chicago
Dates: June 11-13, 2013
Themes: Web Analytics
Description:
Organized by conversion expert Tim Ash of SiteTuners, this conference focuses on site analytics and optimizing web pages for conversions.

Brand Marketers Summit
Location: Kohler, WI
Dates: June 11-14, 2013
Themes: Marketing
Description:
One of several events sponsored by MediaPost, this summit is geared for brand marketing.

Social Media Strategies Summit
Location: New York City
Dates: June 12-13, 2013
Themes: Social Media
Description:
A conference focused on developing B2C and B2B social media strategies.

Front-End Design Conference
Location: St. Petersburg, FL
Dates: June 21-22, 2013
Themes: User Experience
Description:
A conference focused on web design and development issues.

An Event Apart
Location: Boston
Dates: June 24-26, 2013
Themes: User Experience
Description:
A conference focused on providing intensive educational sessions for web designers and developers.

LeadsCon East
Location: New York City
Dates: TBA – July/August?
Themes: Leads
Description:
The conference for the lead generation industry. Good seminars, but the networking and exhibits are the primary reasons for going.

MozCon
Location: Seattle
Dates: July 8-10, 2013
Themes: Search Engine Marketing
Description:
This is organized by SEOmoz and Rand Fishkin, probably the most respected source in the SEO industry.

B2B Marketing Summit (Marketing Sherpa)
Location: Orlando
Dates: TBA – August?
Themes: B2B
Description:
One of the few major conferences that focuses on B2B, hosted by Marketing Sherpa, an indispensable resource for professional marketers

Inbound Marketing Summit
Location: Boston
Dates: TBA – August?
Themes: Digital Marketing
Description:
Marketing conference for enterprise CMOs, business owners and agencies.

An Event Apart
Location: Washington, DC
Dates: August 5-7, 2013
Themes: User Experience
Description:
A conference focused on providing intensive educational sessions for web designers and developers.

eTail Conference
Location: Philadelphia
Dates: August 12-15, 2013
Themes: eCommerce
Description:
The focus is on ecommerce, especially B2C marketing online.

Affiliate Summit East
Location: Philadelphia
Dates: August 18-20, 2013
Themes: Affiliate Marketing
Description:
The slightly smaller version of Affiliate Summit West, the premier conference for affiliate marketing professionals.

An Event Apart
Location: Chicago
Dates: August 26-28, 2013
Themes: User Experience
Description:
A conference focused on providing intensive educational sessions for web designers and developers.

Commission Junction University
Location: Santa Barbara, CA
Dates: TBA – September?
Themes: Affiliate Marketing
Description:
Although CJU offers a few workshops, it’s real draw is the opportunity to network with CJ advertisers and top affiliate marketers.

Web Visions
Location: Chicago
Dates: TBA – September?
Themes: User Experience
Description:
A conference focused on exploring the future of design, user experience, content strategy and business strategy

Content Marketing World
Location: Cleveland
Dates: September 9-12, 2013
Themes: Content Strategy
Description:
A conference focused on content marketing, and one of the largest events for content marketers.

Search Engine Strategies
Location: San Francisco
Dates: September 10-14, 2013
Themes: Search Engine Marketing
Description:
A conference focused on tactics and best practices for social media and search engine marketing.

Business Analytics Strategies Summit
Location: Orlando
Dates: September 17-19, 2013
Themes: Web Analytics
Description:
A conference focusing on big data business analytics.

Circles Conference
Location: Grapevine, TX
Dates: September 19-20, 2013
Themes: User Experience
Description:
A conference for web creatives and designers (very affordable).

eMetrics Optimization Summit
Location: Boston
Dates: September 29 – Oct. 3, 2013
Themes: Web Analytics
Description:
For more than a decade, the eMetrics Optimization Summits have focused on web analytics and using data-driven marketing to optimize conversions and engagements.

An Event Apart
Location: Austin
Dates: September 30 – Oct. 2, 2013
Themes: User Experience
Description:
A conference focused on providing intensive educational sessions for web designers and developers.

DemandCon
Location: Boston
Dates: TBA – October?
Themes: Digital Marketing
Description:
This conference provides sessions designed to help businesses integrate sales and online marketing funnels for optimal performance

Engagement Expo
Location: Dallas
Dates: TBA – October?
Themes: Engagement
Description:
A conference focused on optimizing the customer experience at all touch points.

Sales & Marketing 2.0 Conference
Location: San Francisco
Dates: TBA – October?
Themes: Marketing
Description:
A conference focused on streamlining sales and marketing processes for optimal customer experience.

SMX East
Location: New York City
Dates: October 1-3, 2013
Themes: Search Engine Marketing
Description:
A conference providing networking opportunities and quality presentations on SEO, PPC and other online marketing channels.

DMA 2013
Location: Chicago
Dates: October 12-17, 2013
Themes: Digital Marketing
Description:
This is a big one (organized by the Direct Marketing Association) and is geared for direct marketers, across all disciplines (both digital and traditional).

PubCon
Location: Las Vegas
Dates: October 21-25, 2013
Themes: Search Engine Marketing
Description:
The biggest and arguably one of the best SEO, PPC and social media marketing conference around today. It draws online marketers from around the world.

Search Engine Strategies
Location: Chicago
Dates: November 4-7, 2013
Themes: Search Engine Marketing
Description:
A conference focused on tactics and best practices for social media and search engine marketing.

Enterprise Search Summit
Location: Washington, DC
Dates: November 6-8, 2013
Themes: Search Engine Marketing
Description:
A conference focused on search technology and implementation

SMX Social Media
Location: Las Vegas
Dates: November 20-21, 2013
Themes: Social Media
Description:
This SMX conference focuses on social media,

Search Insider Summit
Location: Park City, Utah
Dates: TBA – December?
Themes: Search Engine Marketing
Description:
A forum featuring networking events and presentations by and for search marketing and agency executives.

An Event Apart
Location: San Francisco
Dates: December 9-11, 2013
Themes: User Experience
Description:
A conference focused on providing intensive educational sessions for web designers and developers.

Affiliate Management Days
Location: San Francisco
Dates: April 16-17, 2013
Themes: Affiliate Marketing
Description:
A conference focused on the management and merchant side of affiliate marketing.

BlogHer
Location: Chicago
Dates: July 25-27, 2013
Themes: Content Strategy
Description:
The big general conference for women bloggers, presented by BlogHer Conferences.

Integrated Marketing Week
Location: New York City
Dates: June 10-13, 2013
Themes: Marketing
Description:
A conference focused on integrating digital and traditional marketing channels

Jump Conference
Location: New York City
Dates: January 30, 2013
Themes: Marketing
Description:
A conference focused on integrating digital and traditional marketing channels, presented by eConsultancy.

Performance Marketing Insights
Location: New York City
Dates: March 12, 2013
Themes: Affiliate Marketing
Description:
A conference focused on a higher-level discussion of performance marketing, including affiliate marketing.

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