Instructor, The SEO Cohort
Ryan Morgan is a 15+ year digital marketing expert with a focus on SEO. He has led organizational and agency digital teams and has a history of driving growth for organizations using SEO.
Ryan currently operates a digital consultancy called swell. Ryan was formerly the Director, Brand + Digital Strategy at ignite, and the Vice President, Digital Marketing at Aztek, two leading agencies for digital marketing. He focused on building digital marketing strategies that allow companies to increase relevant traffic, generate high-quality leads, engage prospects and customers, and create a profitable inbound pipeline.
Prior to his agency work, Ryan spent nearly ten years at ERC, where he oversaw the organization’s marketing and digital strategy, as well as a team of high-performing marketers focused on SEO, content marketing, design, and email/automation.
A mix of SEO strategy and execution
During his career, Ryan has split time between strategy and tactical work, and the leadership, management, and growth of high-performing digital marketers.
#1 Best-Selling SEO Author
Ryan is the author of the book, “Double Your Website Traffic: A Step-By-Step Blueprint Using Content, SEO, PPC, and Social Media,” which reached #1 best-seller status in multiple Amazon categories.
SEO Speaker and Presenter
Ryan has given dozens of presentations to the business community on digital marketing strategies and tactics.
Ryan is a former board member for the Cleveland Web Association. His certifications include an Inbound Certification from Hubspot, a Google Analytics certification, Google Ads certifications, Act-On Software certification, and SharpSpring certification.
Ryan uses every project and conversation as an opportunity for growth and coaching. No project was approached with a "just because" mentality but rather, explained in a way that connects the job at hand with the business case. I was always impressed to watch Ryan's ability to coach each of us in a personal way.