Get ready to brawl as the SEO Contest uWelcome2019 Series gets under way. This year, SEOs from all over the world can compete in three qualifying events to earn a trip to the luxurious SEO Conference in Bali, Indonesia. Those who qualify at these events will be invited to the SEO World Championship. A prize pool worth over $20,000 awaits the winning competitors in the SEO Contest uWelcome2019!

Contest Format

In this year’s SEO COntest uWelcome2019, competitors will be going head-to-head using all SEO techniques known to the humankind. Permitted techniques include: link building, content optimization, social media, web 2.0, PBNs and more, but please check the Contest Rules. The SEO who reaches the top of Google ranking and maintain its position for the period of 2 months will be acknowledged as the Ultimate SEO Master.

Competing in an SEO contest uWelcome2019 is very simple. Take along your own laptop full of stickers, and let’s get ready to optimize the internet with the best of the best SEO strategies. The competition is free of charge.

There are not many changes in the rule of the Contest this year. Matches in the SEO Contest uWelcome2019 use the standard SEO KPIs as quantity and quality of backlinks, page authority, domain rating, number of referring domains, number of organic keywords, organic traffic, and traffic value. We are very excited to see what our SEO Specialists will bring to the game this year.


There will be two age divisions for all competitors. Composed of young and entitled competitors, the Millennials Division is one of its kind. The Senior Division is for…well, old people.

A total of 100 competitors will participate in this year SEO Contest. As a gender-neutral organization, there will be no gender differentiation divisions.

Contest Registration

The registration for SEO Contest uWelcome2019 is already closed for the season. Follow our SEO specialists as they compete for the Ultimate SEO Master title!

Dates & Venue

The SEO Contest uWelcome2019 will be hosted at Toronto Convention Centre, located along the Front Street West in the former Railway Lands in Downtown Toronto.

Dates: April 29 & 30, 2019

Address: 255 Front St W, Toronto, ON M5V 2W6

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We will broadcast the SEO Contest uWelcome2019 live on Youtube, Twitch and Facebook. Stay tuned for more information about our host streammers!


Rand Fishkin
Rand FishkinFounder, CEO & SEO Moz

"The most competitive SEO Contest I've ever seen"

John Muller
John MullerSEO Headmaster & Googler

"SEO Contest uWelcome2019 increases the level of SEO standards every year."