The Best PPC Agencies in The Steel City

Looking for a top PPC agency in Pittsburgh?

PPC helps boost conversions and increases company revenue. However, running a campaign yourself can be extremely difficult and daunting.

To assist you in your search for a partner, we’ve compiled this list of the top pay per click companies in Pittsburgh. Browse descriptions, feedback, and awards to find which can best suit your company’s needs.

List of the Best Pittsburgh PPC Agencies

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    Direct Online Marketing

    Direct Online Marketing is a digital marketing agency based in Pittsburgh. Founded in 2006, they have just over 20 employees and serve a wide range of clients, including local businesses, larger firms, universities, and nonprofits. Their services include SEO, PPC campaigns, social media marketing.

    Notable Project

    Direct Online Marketing performed a search marketing campaign for a specialty auto parts e-commerce store. They began with on-page content-based SEO, optimized the client's AdWords settings, and provided comprehensive analytics. The client attributes a large growth in traffic and considerably more conversions thanks to Direct Online Marketing's efforts.

    "Their personalized service is remarkable. Additionally, their experts have knowledge of other industries and are able to help us determine what the best solutions are for our company and industry." — Founder, Online Auto Parts Store

    Former clients
    Cordoba Nautica
    Unified Bank
    Omatic Software
    Savannah College of Art & Design
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Pittsburgh, PA
    5.0
    5.0
    10 Clutch reviews
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    Cosmitto

    Cosmitto is a digital marketing firm based in Pittsburgh. Founded in 2010, the firm has fewer than 50 employees and works with middle-market companies, small businesses, and enterprises in healthcare and medical, automotive, and real estate.  They specialize in content marketing, social media marketing, and conversion optimization.

    Notable Project

    Cosmitto provided a women's health company with blog content. They contributed content for the company's ebook and developed topics relevant to its audience for its newsletter. As a result of the partnership, the company's newsletter open rates have increased by 10%.

    "Cosmitto's entire team has always been fantastic." – Director of Marketing, Women's Health Company 

    Former clients
    Everett & Hurite Ophthalmic Associates
    ActivAided Orthotics
    Pipitone Group
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Pittsburgh, PA
    4.8
    4.8
    13 Clutch reviews
  • 3

    Higher Images

    Higher Images is an advertising agency based in Bridgeville, Penn. Founded in 2001, the team of 20 specializes in SEO, web design, and PPC.

    Notable Project

    Higher Images worked on digital marketing for an orthodontic practice. They designed and built a custom WordPress site from scratch, and managed online listings, SEO, PPC, security, and tech support. The client appreciated their customer service throughout the project. 

    “I most appreciate Higher Images' customer service, flexibility, and how well they know what they're doing.” – Owner, Orthodontic Practice 

    Former clients
    50 Shades of Silence
    Animal Dogtor
    Alpha Aromatics
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Carnegie, PA
    4.9
    4.9
    9 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Keystone Alliance for Performance Excellence

  • 4

    Pittsburgh Internet Consulting

    Pittsburgh Internet Consulting is an inbound agency that was founded in 2001. Their 10-person team is based in Pittsburg and offers services in digital strategy, SEO, and content marketing.

    Notable Project

    Pittsburgh Internet Consulting provides digital marketing services to grow a jeweler's revenue and online presence. They plan for each service area — including email campaigns, social media marketing, SEO, and content creation — and execute on their strategy. Their reporting and analytics reveal a threefold increase in email marketing traffic and a doubling in Instagram followers and Google reviews, among other successes. 

    "They are more than an agency; they’re a partner who is concerned first and foremost with providing the best digital marketing services for the long term." – Marketing Manager, Jeweler

    Former clients
    Conomos
    Pragspective
    Artman & Co.
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Pittsburgh, PA
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 5

    Corkboard Concepts

    Corkboard Concepts is a marketing agency based in Pittsburgh, Pa. run by a team of fewer than 50 experts. Since 2019, they have offered digital strategy, PPC, and video production solutions for small and mid-market firms in the industries of automotive, health care, and others.
     

    Notable Project

    Corkboard Concepts developed web content and provided consulting services for a non-profit organization. The organization needed help making their website more friendly to both the users and Google’s algorithm. The organization has gained a lot of knowledge and experience thanks to Corkboard Concepts.

    “Usually people have a hard time understanding everything that we do but they got it right off the bat and saw very quickly where we were bleeding and losing people. So it was that quick learning curve that really impressed us.” - Director, Non-profit Organization
     

    Former clients
    Face2Face Healing
    Eichenlaub Inc
    Catholic Schools Guide
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Pittsburgh, PA
    5.0
    5.0
    17 Clutch reviews
  • 6

    Nakturnal.org

    Nakturnal.org is a digital marketing agency in Pittsburgh. Founded in 2005, they have about 12 employees that serve mostly midmarket and small-business clients in the e-commerce, retail, and consumer products industries. Services include SEO, digital strategy, and PPC.

    Notable Project

    Nakturnal.org provided product review linking services for a fashion brand. Their team handled backlinking and blogging efforts. The partner’s traffic and lead generation have increased as a result of the efforts.

    “Very easy to work with and great communication.” – Owner, Fashion Brand

    Former clients
    Shopbop.com
    Amazon.com
    Good American
    AuRate New York
    East Dane
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Pittsburgh, PA
    4.8
    4.8
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 7

    MF Digital Marketing

    MF Digital Marketing is a freelance marketing firm founded in Pittsburgh in 2021. They offer digital strategy, content marketing, and email marketing solutions for small and mid-market clients alike.

    Notable Project

    MF Digital Marketing provided digital marketing solutions for a family tech startup. The startup was looking to improve brand awareness and conversion amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. MF Digital Marketing helped increase web traffic to the startup by 1000%.

    “MF Consulting's principal consultant, Mackenzie Farone, was essentially a part of the team and regularly joined team meetings. She works really well with the team and is an efficient team player.” - CEO, Family Tech Startup

    Former clients
    Flexable
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    groupFreelancer Employees
    place Pittsburgh, PA
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 8

    uxax

    uxax is a Pittsburgh-based design agency with more than two experts founded in 2020. They specialize in conversion optimization, UX/UI design, and business consulting for small and mid-market firms in various industries, such as e-commerce and retail.

    Notable Project

    uxax provided analytics work for a firm. The work involved the use of both Google Analytics and Google Data Studio. The results showed a threefold increase in conversion rates.

    “...How fast and affordable they are compared to other analytics agencies.” - CIO, Firm

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Pittsburgh, PA
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 9

    Pittsburgh SEO Magician

    Pittsburgh SEO Magician is a digital marketing agency based in Pittsburgh. Founded in 2015, their team of fewer than 10 focuses on small businesses in the Pittsburgh area. Their services include digital strategy consulting, SEO, PPC Campaigns, and web design and development.

    Former clients
    Childrens' Home of Pittsburgh
    Massaro Law
    Galaxy Stone Pittsburgh
    AA Locksmith
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Pittsburgh, PA
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
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    Appalachian Trends

    Appalachian Trends is a digital marketing agency based in Uniontown, Pa., with an office in Pittsburgh. The agency, founded in 2018, has a team of less than ten that provides SEO, social media marketing, PPC, other digital marketing, web design, video production, business consulting, and graphic design services. Appalachian Trends serves small and mid-market companies in the business services and consumer products & services industries.

    Notable Project

    An outdoor product company hired Appalachian Trends to develop their professional website and provide digital marketing services. Appalachian Trends completed the project and met all of the company's expectations.

    "They did what we asked, and added points that were result driven for what our expectations were." - Co-Owner, Outdoor Product Company

    Former clients
    Platinum Salon & Spa
    Studio M
    Law Enforcement Police K-9 Fund
    Genius Phone Repair
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Pittsburgh, PA
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
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