Matt Cutts joined Google as a software engineer in January 2000. He is part of the development team that is responsible for Google Search. Every SEO would love to pick this mans brain. Today he is the head of Google’s Webspam team. He is also Google’s main spokesperson for search. His YouTube videos are a must watch for anyone who is slightly involved with SEO. To keep up to date with the changes in Google Search every internet marketeer should read Matt Cats’ blog.
This is what he says about himself: “Before Google, I worked on my Ph.D. in computer graphics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. I have an M.S. from UNC-Chapel Hill, and B.S. degrees in both mathematics and computer science from the University of Kentucky. I wrote the first version of SafeSearch, which is Google’s family filter, and I’ve worked on search quality and webspam at Google for the last several years.”