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Our Selection Process For
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Last updated: January 1, 2017

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Top 100 Local SEO Companies

Best Local SEO Services - January 2017

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Rank

Company Name

Year
Founded

Revenue

Fulltime
Employees

Active
Clients

Client
Retention
Rate

Pricing

Major Clients

Other Core
Services

Needs Analysis

Keyword Selection

Optimization

Localization

Reporting

Overall Score

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100
 
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Change in Rank

Leaders

1

Boostability

Lehi, Utah

Kelly Shelton
800-261-1537
More info

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2009

Above $10 million

465

7500+

92%

L

Decisions, J.D. Power, Dexter Law, Alegria Shoes, Artbeats

Search Engine Optimization, Web Development, Social Media Marketing, Enterprise SEO
 

100

 

100

 

100

 

100

 

100

100%

NC

 

2

Zoek

Aliso Viejo, California

John Sippola
888-737-9635
More info

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2014

$1 million - $3 million

100+

1500+

94%

M

Confidential.

Search Engine Optimization, Integrated Search (SEO & PPC), iPhone App Development
 

100

 

100

 

100

 

100

 

99

99.8%

NC

 

3

eMarketing Concepts

Culver City, California

Katie Balian
818-452-0371
More info

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2003

Above $10 million

100+

2000+

97%

L

EquinoxFitness.com, ABC Financial Services, ILUS Electronics, Wine.com, Pacific Sports Health Management

Search Engine Optimization, Pay Per Click Management
 

98

 

100

 

100

 

99

 

100

99.4%

NC

 
Strong Performers

4

AIS Media, Inc.

Atlanta, Georgia

Thomas Harpointner
404-751-1043
More info

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1997

$3 million - $5 million

20+

200+

95%

L

Emory Healthcare, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, SunTrust, Pfizer, Dekalb County School System

Search Engine Optimization, Integrated Search (SEO & PPC)
 

100

 

99

 

100

 

99

 

98

99.2%

NC

 

5

5 Shades Media

Toronto, Canada

Braydon D'Aguiar
1-416-451-6242
More info

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2002

$1 million - $3 million

10

1600

98%

M

GTA Search Group, Farco Global, TaxPlan Canda, Introduction Capital

Search Engine Optimization, Web Design, Web Analytics Tools, Social Media Marketing
 

98

 

100

 

99

 

98

 

100

99%

NC

 

6

Kogneta Inc.

Markham, Canada

Jordan Choo
888-549-4118
More info

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2015

$3 million - $5 million

40

150+

90%

M

Marcuson Industries, HollisWealth, Vernon

Search Engine Optimization, Pay Per Click Management
 

100

 

99

 

97

 

98

 

99

98.6%

NC

 
Contenders

7

VJG Interactive

San Jose, California

Sabah Noor
844-318-9153
More info

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2006

Above $10 million

150+

600+

98%

L

Subway, ACE Hardware, Werth Reality, Studio 8, Circuit City

Search Engine Optimization, Reputation Management, Pay Per Click Management, Mobile App Development
 

100

 

99

 

96

 

97

 

100

98.4%
Decreased -1

-1

 

8

Sachs Marketing Group

Westlake Village, California

Eric Sachs
866-992-3742
More info

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2010

$3 million - $5 million

20

165+

99%

M

Confidential.

Social Media Marketing, Search Engine Optimization
 

100

 

98

 

99

 

98

 

96

98.2%

NC

 

9

OneIMS - Integrated Marketing Solutions

Chicago, Illinois

Samuel Thimothy
800-716-5445
More info

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2006

Above $10 million

50

1500+

92%

M

Best Western Suites, Hampton Inn, Quality Inn, Decision Point, LATAN

Search Engine Optimization, Web Design, Video SEO, Social Media Management
 

98

 

99

 

96

 

99

 

97

97.8%

NC

 

10

Colorado SEO

Denver, CO

Greg Walthour
303-990-5934
More info

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1996

Above $10 million

31

150+

97%

M

Available Upon Request.

Search Engine Optimization, Social Media Marketing
 

95

 

99

 

96

 

100

 

98

97.6%

NC

 

11

SEO Discovery - Guaranteed Ranking

Chandigarh, India

Gurwinder Chahal
+91-89686-24144
More info

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2007

$250,000 - $1 million

150

1540

100%

L

Robert Gonzales, Bill Litton, Erik P, SUZE Mcleod, Miguel Angelo

Search Engine Optimization, Link Building, Site Audit, Reputation Management
 

95

 

98

 

97

 

99

 

98

97.4%

NC

 

12

iProsites

Irvine, California

Arion Gnotta
951-536-1420
More info

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2004

$1 million - $3 million

15

138

85%

H

KSP Consulting Engineers, Inc.

Web Design, Social Media Marketing, Link Building
 

97

 

98

 

97

 

96

 

97

97%

NC

 

13

OrangeSoda

American Fork, Utah

Jay Bean
877-598-4661
More info

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2006

Above $10 million

150+

1000+

95%

H

Expectedmaternity, bebeaulait

Pay Per Click Management, Search Engine Optimization
 

99

 

96

 

95

 

96

 

97

96.6%
Increased +69

+69

 

14

Big Leap

American Fork, Utah

Bryan Phelps
801-569-2649
More info

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2008

$3 million - $5 million

37

150

96%

M

Confidential.

Search Engine Optimization, Link Building
 

98

 

97

 

95

 

96

 

95

96.2%
Increased +27

+27

 

15

NH Marketing Solutions

Portsmouth, New Hampshire

Rebecca Skane
617-233-2900
More info

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2012

$5 million - $10 million

13

164+

100%

L

Strafford County Board of Realtors, Cell Zone, A Classic Kitchen Front, USA Sharp, R.S. Carter

Search Engine Optimization, Social Media Marketing, Web Design
 

96

 

97

 

96

 

95

 

96

96%
Increased +27

+27

 

16

SEO Workgroup

Los Angeles, California

Gaurav Mahashabde
818-949-6900
More info

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2008

$3 million - $5 million

24

50+

96%

M

Conidential

Search Engine Optimization, Social Media Marketing, Internet Marketing Blogs
 

97

 

96

 

96

 

95

 

95

95.8%
Increased +22

+22

 

17

Crexendo

Tempe, Arizona

Steve Mihaylo
602-714-8500
More info

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2006

$3 million - $5 million

20

79

90%

M

Prosper, OpenTable, IMAX theatre, emusic, Shopathome.com

Search Engine Optimization, Link Building
 

97

 

94

 

97

 

94

 

96

95.6%
Increased +16

+16

 

18

SEO Logic

Chicago, Illinois

Gene Daly
312-870-0140
More info

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1996

$1 million - $3 million

21

60

86%

H

Experian AutoCheck, American Marketing Association, Penske Truck Rental, Terminix, TruGreen

Integrated Search (SEO & PPC), Search Engine Optimization
 

95

 

95

 

94

 

96

 

97

95.4%
Increased +53

+53

 

19

Local Management

Boca Raton, Florida

Matt Kakuk
561-346-9781
More info

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2006

$250,000 - $1 million

20

150

95%

M

Confidential.

Reputation Management, Pay Per Click Management, Integrated Search (SEO & PPC)
 

94

 

95

 

97

 

94

 

96

95.2%
Increased +10

+10

 

20

Pacific54

Miami, Florida

Matti Marshak
888-816-6385
More info

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2009

$1 million - $3 million

52

184

75%

M

Medical Artworkd, Futurola, Grand Salon Reception Hall, KFC, Exteria BP

Conversion Optimization, Web Development, Search Engine Optimization
 

94

 

94

 

95

 

95

 

96

94.8%
Increased +63

+63

 

21

Get Local Maps

La Habra, California

Darrel Chavez
714-404-8025
More info

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2010

$250,000 - $1 million

10

22

92%

L

Appliance Man, Hardcore Epoxy floor, Bliss Bail Bonds, Air Bourne AC & HEAT, Appliance Medic

Search Engine Optimization, Web Design
 

93

 

96

 

94

 

94

 

95

94.4%
Increased +58

+58

 

22

Brandnetizen

San Mateo, California

Liton Biswas
646-513-2656
More info

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2007

$3 million - $5 million

48 +

750+

90%

M

Hyper Power Sports, Helping 2move, MDM Custom Remodeling Inc., Foreverbeauty USA, Bill Sohl

Search Engine Optimization, Social Media Marketing, Reputation Management, Web Design
 

91

 

96

 

95

 

96

 

93

94.2%
Increased +1

+1

 

23

EZlocal

Downers Grove, Illinois

Jim Tracy
877-416-2378
More info

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2007

$3 million - $5 million

40

5,000+

86%

L

Confidential.

Search Engine Optimization, Web Design
 

94

 

93

 

93

 

95

 

94

93.8%
Increased +61

+61

 

24

Rank Executives

Sanford, Florida

Jesse Leimgruber
407-878-6800
More info

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2011

$3 million - $5 million

15

105

98.9%

H

Philips, Kayak, Nissan, Trip Advisor, Polaroid

Search Engine Optimization, Web Development, Web Design, Infographic Design
 

94

 

93

 

94

 

94

 

93

93.6%
Increased +52

+52

 

25

Crexendo

Tempe, Arizona

Steve Mihaylo
602-714-8500
More info

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2006

$3 million - $5 million

20

79

90%

M

Prosper, OpenTable, IMAX theatre, emusic, Shopathome.com

Search Engine Optimization, Link Building
 

94

 

93

 

94

 

93

 

93

93.4%
Increased +8

+8

 

26

NetLocal

Chester Springs, Pennsylvania

John DiBella
484-341-8650
More info

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2006

$5 million - $10 million

30

87

97%

M

Bella Medspa, European Auto Tech, Polished Spa, Basement Lifeguard, Passport Motors

Integrated Search (SEO & PPC), Pay Per Click Management
 

93

 

92

 

94

 

92

 

95

93.2%
Increased +66

+66

 

27

Reputation X

Sausalito, California

Lisan Campbell
800-889-4812
More info

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2005

$5 million - $10 million

55

187

85%

L

Confidential.

Search Engine Optimization, Social Media Marketing, Reputation Management
 

92

 

94

 

92

 

94

 

92

92.8%
Increased +4

+4

 

28

Search Influence

New Orleans, Louisiana

William Scott
504-208-3900
More info

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2006

$3 million - $5 million

35

200

93%

M

SunshineMedia, LocateADoc.com, Donaldson Plastic Surgery, Audubon Institute, TrackNet

Link Building, Search Engine Optimization
 

88

 

93

 

94

 

94

 

94

92.6%
Decreased -10

-10

 

29

Piraya Marketing Group

Tampa, Florida

Chanell Joyner
888-474-7292
More info

Visit Website

2009

Under $250,000

24

67

94%

L

Confidential.

Search Engine Optimization, Social Media Marketing
 

94

 

90

 

93

 

91

 

94

92.4%
Increased +40

+40

 

30

AffiliateManager.com

Orlando, Florida

Jon Nunez
682-478-5882
More info

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2002

$3 million - $5 million

13

80

90%

M

SportsMemorabilia.com, Ripleys Believe It or Not, SiteGround, ivgStores, Publishers Clearing House

Affiliate Marketing, Social Media Marketing
 

92

 

93

 

93

 

92

 

90

92%
Decreased -9

-9

 

31

SoVi Digital

West Palm Beach, Florida

Christopher Miquel
561-544-7999
More info

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2009

$250,000 - $1 million

21

50

95%

L

Jewels, Charity Dine, Waterway Cafe, Jupiter Fitness Center

Search Engine Optimization, Web Design
 

92

 

93

 

90

 

93

 

91

91.8%
Increased +59

+59

 

32

Marketably

Idaho Falls, ID

Jared Taylor
844-557-9590
More info

Visit Website

2013

$250,000 - $1 million

7

35+

97%

M

Headsets Direct, In A Pikle, LaunchSmart, The Pediatric Center, The Dress List

Web Development, Web Design, Pay Per Click Management, Local PPC
 

91

 

92

 

92

 

90

 

92

91.4%
Increased +7

+7

 

33

Bliss Drive

Irvine, California

Richard Fong
949-229-3454
More info

Visit Website

2007

$250,000 - $1 million

120

300

90%

L

CompuStation, Inc, HR Advisors, Inc, Celinder Glass Designs, Vision Garage Flooring

Link Building, Search Engine Optimization
 

92

 

90

 

91

 

92

 

90

91%
Increased +14

+14

 

34

B2 Interactive

Omaha, Nebraska

Bill Hipsher
402-932-9990
More info

Visit Website

2012

$1 million - $3 million

126

154

92%

M

Scissors & Scotch, KMK Optometry Services, Insight Wealth Group, Jerzes Sports Bar & Keno

Search Engine Optimization
 

91

 

88

 

92

 

92

 

90

90.6%
Increased +29

+29

 

35

Search Engine Partner

Miami, Florida

Satyajit Roy
310-574-2376
More info

Visit Website

1996

$3 million - $5 million

25

156

99%

L

headlights depot, fire and ice diamond, eyeglass factory outlet, review it online, frankel coaching group

Search Engine Optimization, Web Development
 

89

 

90

 

91

 

92

 

90

90.4%
Decreased -28

-28

 

36

SearchXcel

Jacksonville, Florida

Charles Zittin
877-400-0252
More info

Visit Website

2008

$1 million - $3 million

27

67

91%

L

Microsoft Expression Engine, Swamp Rentals, Voalte Website, American Express Travel Beyond the Beach Website, Safariland Website

Web Design, Social Media Marketing
 

90

 

92

 

90

 

89

 

90

90.2%
Increased +20

+20

 

37

Blue Skies Marketing

Fort Collins, Colorado

Laurie Macomber
970-689-3000
More info

Visit Website

2003

$250,000 - $1 million

18

87

85%

H

Fall River Engineering, Love Bug Inc., TLC Payroll, Sopris Learning

Search Engine Optimization, SEO Copywriting
 

89

 

89

 

90

 

90

 

91

89.8%
Increased +57

+57

 

38

Search Engine Roundtable

Suffern, New York

Barry Schwartz
845-369-6869
More info

Visit Website

2003

$1 million - $3 million

35

154

84%

M

WordTracker, Text Link Ads, DELL

Search Engine Optimization
 

89

 

89

 

91

 

88

 

91

89.6%
Increased +20

+20

 

39

Reinvent Business

Newport Beach, California

James Matzdorff
949-285-5220
More info

Visit Website

1997

$3 million - $5 million

12

95

90%

M

Public Companies Worldwide

Social Media Marketing, Search Engine Optimization
 

91

 

91

 

89

 

91

 

85

89.4%
Decreased -20

-20

 

40

Search Conversion

Lone Tree, Colorado

Scott Jacob
303-886-5040
More info

Visit Website

1995

$3 million - $5 million

27

120

87%

M

Confidential.

Landing Page Optimization, Search Engine Optimization
 

85

 

90

 

91

 

91

 

89

89.2%
Increased +9

+9

 

41

Local SEOd

New York, New York

Phil Belleville
800-419-7150
More info

Visit Website

2008

$5 million - $10 million

13

37

91%

L

First Class Weddings Inc., Destin Beach Photography

Pay Per Click Management, Search Engine Optimization
 

90

 

86

 

90

 

88

 

90

88.8%
Increased +16

+16

 

42

Authentic Web

Winter Park, Florida

Ian Garlic
855-932-4776
More info

Visit Website

2009

$3 million - $5 million

26

50

90%

M

Foster Graham Milstein and Callisher, Stan Marks, Criminal Defense Attorney, Puff n Stuff, Foley Griffin, Personal Injury and Criminal Defense Attorneys, Cullen Hemphill

Search Engine Optimization, Video SEO, Web Design
 

88

 

90

 

90

 

84

 

90

88.4%
Decreased -26

-26

 

43

Reputation Armor

Salem, Virginia

Joshua Holcomb
888-627-5339
More info

Visit Website

2003

$3 million - $5 million

46

156

87%

M

Confidential.

Reputation Management, Search Engine Optimization, Press Release Distribution, Social Media Management
 

87

 

89

 

87

 

89

 

88

88%
Increased +31

+31

 

44

SiteTools

Manhattan Beach, California

Sakuji Tanaka
310-393-6265
More info

Visit Website

2002

$3 million - $5 million

36

159

92%

L

Available upon request.

Pay Per Click Management, Search Engine Optimization
 

86

 

88

 

89

 

87

 

88

87.6%
Decreased -14

-14

 

45

eLocal Listing

Temecula, California

Tim Judd
800-285-0484
More info

Visit Website

2007

Above $10 million

150+

50,000

88%

H

AAI ADT, Gutter Helmet, SafeLite Orkin, Budget Blinds

Local SEO
 

86

 

88

 

86

 

88

 

88

87.2%
Increased +5

+5

 

46

DONE! SEO

Santa Monica, California

Ben Padnos
866-962-9764
More info

Visit Website

2006

$3 million - $5 million

26

140

90%

H

Family Cord Blood Services, Exclusive Resorts, Dermacia, Paramount Pictures, Sun Microsystems, Inc.

Search Engine Optimization, Integrated Search (SEO & PPC)
 

88

 

88

 

86

 

87

 

86

87%
Increased +54

+54

 

47

3Q Digital

San Francisco, California

David Rodnitzky
650-539-4124
More info

Visit Website

2007

$1 million - $3 million

100+

325

97%

H

California Closets, POM Wonderful, Fiji Water, Mercedes Benz, Box.net

Search Engine Optimization, Pay Per Click Management, Integrated Search (SEO & PPC)
 

88

 

87

 

85

 

88

 

86

86.8%
Decreased -21

-21

 

48

LeadSquared.com

Chicago, Illinois

Jon Walker
888-859-8558
More info

Visit Website

2012

$250,000 - $1 million

20

75

85%

M

Confidential.

Local SEO
 

87

 

88

 

88

 

85

 

84

86.4%
Decreased -8

-8

 

49

Local SEO Sites

Irvine, California

Andrew Lopez
877-808-6360
More info

Visit Website

2010

$5 million - $10 million

43

180

98%

H

Foundation Lead Group, Sanchos Tacos, Ryan Etchegoin

Search Engine Optimization, Social Media Marketing
 

87

 

85

 

86

 

87

 

85

86%
Decreased -24

-24

 

50

Conductor, Inc

San Francisco, California

Seth Besmertnik
415-294-7061
More info

Visit Website

2005

$3 million - $5 million

30

100+

85%

M

sentrigo, The Ladders, ektron, mimeo, progressive

Search Engine Optimization, SEO Software
 

85

 

86

 

85

 

85

 

87

85.6%
Decreased -13

-13

 
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51

Rainmaker Internet Marketing

Wheaton, Illinois

Bill Crawford
630-929-7246
More info

Visit Website

2012

$3 million - $5 million

12

80

95%

M

Confidential.

Lead Capture, Pay Per Click Management
 

84

 

86

 

85

 

85

 

86

85.2%
Increased +19

+19

 

52

RankCatalyst

New York, New York

Sandeep Pandey
212-836-4309
More info

Visit Website

1999

$1 million - $3 million

15

56

87%

L

Axis, techgrowth, Web, Fire, Biz Card

Link Building, Social Media Marketing, Search Engine Optimization
 

84

 

86

 

84

 

84

 

86

84.8%
Decreased -35

-35

 

53

Exults

Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Zach Hoffman
866-999-4736
More info

Visit Website

2005

$3 million - $5 million

43

100+

98%

M

Poster.com, GoldFellow?, Kaplan University, Farm Stores, Dr. G's WeightLoss & Wellness

Search Engine Optimization, Pay Per Click Management, PPC Automation
 

85

 

83

 

85

 

83

 

86

84.4%
Increased +46

+46

 

54

Best In Class SEO

Clearwater, Florida

Grace Haeusler
1-877-225-5821
More info

Visit Website

2013

$5 million - $10 million

28

500 +

94 %

M

Integrity Financial, Parmount Flooring, , ,

Search Engine Optimization
 

85

 

83

 

85

 

84

 

83

84%
Decreased -6

-6

 

55

BubbleUP Marketing

Edmonton, Canada

Jason Vance
866-960-5552
More info

Visit Website

2004

$5 million - $10 million

20

700+

88%

M

Edmonton Minor Soccer Association (EMSA), Access Insurance Group, AmSteam, Alberta College of Family Physicians (ACFP), Alberta Law Enforcement Response Team (ALERT)

Pay Per Click Management, Search Engine Optimization, Web Development, Social Media Marketing
 

82

 

82

 

85

 

84

 

85

83.6%
Increased +25

+25

 

56

Localeze

Sterling, Virginia

Jeff Beard
800-960-3755
More info

Visit Website

2005

$5 million - $10 million

40

250+

85%

H

Major Retailers, Google, Yahoo, Bing, Yellowpages

Enterprise Local SaaS
 

85

 

82

 

82

 

85

 

82

83.2%
Increased +39

+39

 

57

iCrossing

Dallas, Texas

Nick Brien
214-210-6800
More info

Visit Website

1998

Above $10 million

55

100+

90%

H

Toyota, The Coca-Cola Company, The LEGO Group, Bank of America, Mastercard

Search Engine Optimization
 

84

 

84

 

84

 

81

 

82

83%
Increased +24

+24

 

58

Directive Consulting

Irvine, CA

Garrett Mehrguth
949-214-4024
More info

Visit Website

2013

$3 million - $5 million

12

25+

98%

M

Salt Creek Grille, Fiksu, KV Supply, Jarvis Restoration

Search Engine Optimization, Pay Per Click Management, Integrated Search (SEO & PPC)
 

83

 

84

 

84

 

81

 

81

82.6%
Decreased -14

-14

 

59

Pulse Media Solutions

Traverse City, Michigan

Cory Ellis
231-715-6681
More info

Visit Website

2007

$5 million - $10 million

55

126

84%

M

Grand Traverse Metro Emergency Services Authority, Social Media Partners, Grand Traverse Area Hospitality Association, Natures Canvas Photography, LLC, Doornbos Outdoor Services

Search Engine Optimization, Web Design
 

84

 

82

 

81

 

82

 

83

82.4%
Increased +16

+16

 

60

Sagan Marketing, Inc

Boise, Idaho

Sergey Sagan
208-863-7451
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2003

$3 million - $5 million

18

52

85%

M

Available upon request.

Search Engine Optimization, Web Design, Web Development
 

83

 

80

 

84

 

81

 

83

82.2%
Decreased -1

-1

 
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61

Saitec Solutions(USA)

Columbia, Maryland

Ryan Patrick
800-221-8396
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2009

$3 million - $5 million

35

152

92%

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NCR, Trend Micro, VeriFone, Boxolon, DELL

Search Engine Optimization, Pay For Performance SEO
 

83

 

83

 

80

 

81