Ann Smarty is the Brand Manager and analyst at Internet Marketing Ninjas. Her work is focused on both regularly contributing to the Internet Marketing Ninjas blog and serving as an internal SEO resource for the team. Ann is also the founder of Viral Content Bee, a free social media promotion platform. Ann has been into Internet Marketing for more than 10 years, she is the former Editor-in-Chief of Search Engine Journal and contributor to prominent search and social blogs including Small Biz Trends, Search Engine Watch and Mashable. Ann's search and social experience ranges from content creation and social media marketing to SEO reporting and consulting. Ann is also the frequent speaker at Pubcon and the host of regular Twitter chat #vcbuzz. You can follow Ann on Twitter as @seosmarty.