About CSHEL Chicago SEO

CSHEL Search Strategies is based in Chicago, IL and provides consulting services and training to SMBs and support for traditional marketing agencies and digital marketing agencies in the following areas:

About Carolyn Shelby

Carolyn Shelby, Chicago SEOSince late 1994, Carolyn been professionally designing/building websites and helping businesses of all sizes integrate their offline and online marketing efforts. She specializes in organic search engine optimization, content marketing, and helping businesses rebuild under-performing (or just ancient) websites while preserving existing inbound links and search engine rankings.

Carolyn has worked in a variety of verticals, including Media (TV/Cable, News), Health/Medicine, Alternative Medicine/Homeopathy, Manufacturing, Professional Associations and with several Non-Profits.

In addition to consulting and speaking, she has operated Lafayette Online since July of 1995. Lafayette Online was originally part of the Internet Service Provider she ran in the mid-90s, and was spun off when she sold her ISP to a larger ISP in Indianapolis.

Carolyn is currently the Director of SEO and SEM for Tribune Publishing, and works on the Chicago Tribune, the LA Times, and six other Tribune newspapers including a number of other digital properties around the US.

The SEO 101 Podcast

Broadcasting SEO 101 Live from SES San Jose 2007. From left: Brian Mark, Mike McDonald of WebProNews, Carolyn Shelby, and David Brown

Broadcasting SEO 101 Live from SES San Jose 2007. From left: Brian Mark, Mike McDonald of WebProNews, Carolyn Shelby, and David Brown

Carolyn was the co-host of the SEO 101 podcast, heard weekly on BlogTalkRadio.