»It is with mixed emotions that we say goodbye to Marieke van de Rakt, who has decided to leave Yoast. Marieke’s life at YoastAs you may know, Marieke has been a core part of Yoast since the beginning. Yoast SEO academyIn 2015, Marieke had a vision to empower others through knowledge, leading to her founding the Yoast SEO academy; a free source of accessible and reliable SEO education. Championing a positive company cultureMarieke always felt that it’s important for employees to enjoy their work, feel appreciated, and contribute meaningfully. Future for MariekeIf you know Marieke, then you know that she will not be sitting still!