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Top 100 Search Marketing Agencies in New York City

February 2023

Looking for a top search engine marketing consultant in New York City?

SEM is a valuable way to promote your service and grow your business.

To assist you in your search for a partner, we’ve compiled this list of the top search marketing agencies in New York City. 

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List of the Best New York City Search Engine Marketing Consultants

  • 1
    • Scheduling

      4.9
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      4.7
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $1,000+
    • 250 - 999 employees
    • New York, NY

    Netpeak is an internet marketing agency located in New York. Since the agency was founded in 2006, their team has grown to over 300 employees. Netpeak specializes in SEO, PPC, and mobile & app marketing. They've fostered a client base that focuses on small business and mid-sized companies.

    Clients

    • Domino's pizza
    • Yves Rocher
    • OLX
    • TripAdvisor

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Netpeak provided PPC services for an auto repair and painting company. They audited the client's advertising campaigns and offered ideas for improving performance.

    "They have extensive experience and a large portfolio of clients."

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  • 2
    • $10,000+
    • 250 - 999 employees
    • New York, NY

    Power Digital is a digital marketing agency based in San Diego with an office in New York. The agency, founded in 2012, has more than 300 employees and provides content marketing, email marketing, PPC, SEO, social media marketing, web design, and PR services. Power Digital serves mid-market and other-sized companies in the consumer products & services, advertising & marketing, business services, and retail industries. 

    Clients

    • TOMS
    • Dropbox
    • Airbnb
    • The Honest Company

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Power Digital Marketing handled a house inspection firm's social media marketing campaigns. They conducted acquisition and growth campaigns to acquire inspection companies and recruit inspectors, respectively.

    "I think one of the things I was most impressed with was their ability to remain organized despite our chaos at times."

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  • 3
    • Scheduling

      4.9
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      4.9
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $1,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Paramus, NJ

    SmartSites is a full-service digital agency located in Paramus, N.J. Founded in 2011, SmartSites has a team of nearly 100 designers, writers, developers, marketers, and problem solvers who work tirelessly to make websites successful. SmartSites offers its clients creative ways to build, plan, and promote their website. They focus on web design, PPC marketing, and organic SEO.

    Clients

    • Porsche
    • Harvard University
    • Rakuten
    • Poker Stars

    Industries

    Notable Project

    SmartSites provides digital marketing and SEO services for a fashion and sneaker boutique. They are also responsible for running Facebook and PPC Ads to increase revenue.

    "We're amazed by their commitment to making our wishes come true."

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  • 4
    • Scheduling

      4.8
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.8
    • NPS

      4.9
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    • $1,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • New York, NY

    SEO Brand is a Boca Raton, FL-based agency with a special focus on technology-infused SEO. The agency has offices in Miami, Pennsylvania, Paris, and Montreal and provides services such as blog management, content marketing, public relations, and website development. The agency also offers Amazon-specific services, helping clients get found on Amazon through comprehensive keyword analysis and informed product descriptions.

    Clients

    • Ceridian
    • Mont Blanc
    • Sotheby's International Realty
    • LG

    Industries

    Notable Project

    SEO Brand evaluated a cloud services company's SEO strategy based on their target markets. The team then rebuilt the firm's target keywords list and optimized their website to help them achieve their goals.

    "They are effective with our time and follow up well without being managed."

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  • 5
    • $10,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • New York, NY

    PBJ Marketing is a digital marketing and consulting firm headquartered in Washington, DC, with an office in New York City. The agency and its 12+ employees have experience in providing the best in digital strategy, PPC advertising, and social media marketing, among other services.

    Clients

    • Bayer
    • Chegg
    • Yale Medicine
    • Zappos

    Industries

    Notable Project

    PBJ Marketing provided SEO and PPC services for an HVAC company. They managed the client's Google Ads campaigns and provided regular reporting, recommendations, and analysis of campaign performance.

    "What I found most impressive about PJB Marketing is their expertise and experience."

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  • 6
    • $1,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • New York, NY

    Thrive Internet Marketing Agency is a results-driven digital marketing agency based in Dallas. Since 2005, we have been providing digital marketing consulting and management services that include web site design and development, search engine optimization (SEO), PPC management, social media marketing, conversion rate optimization (CRO), Amazon marketing services, video production, and more. 

    Clients

    • Restoration 1
    • Driver Support
    • Tavistock Restaurant Group
    • BMS Cat

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Thrive Internet Marketing provided social media marketing and SEO services to a manufacturer. They also hosted the website and updated its front- and back-ends.

    "Thrive Internet Marketing is a one-stop-shop. They did everything that we were looking for."

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  • 7
    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      4.6
    • NPS

      4.9
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    • $1,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Brooklyn, NY

    Sure Oak is a full-service SEO agency based in New York with a team of 30+ professionals. Founded in 2013, they offer comprehensive SEO services to companies ranging in size from small-business to enterprise-level clients from a wide variety of industries including business and financial services, B2B SaaS, e-commerce, insurance, education, healthcare, and non-profit. Their SEO services include business strategy, on-site optimization, link building, technical SEO, keyword research, and content development.
     

    Clients

    • Mercedes-Benz
    • American Red Cross
    • Mayflower
    • United Van Lines

    Industries

    Notable Project

    A management platform hired Sure Oak to provide SEO services. Their efforts also included content optimization, SEO consulting, and backlinking strategies, using Google Data Studio as their main reporting tool.

    ''They’re a responsive and flexible team.''

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  • 8
    • $10,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • New York, NY

    MeanPug Digital is a full-service digital agency based in New York. The agency, founded in 2017, has a team of more than ten that provides PPC, custom software development, social media marketing, SEO, web development, and mobile app development services. MeanPug Digital serves mid-market and small companies and institutions in the legal, e-commerce, and education industries.

    Clients

    • Universal CPA Review
    • Rukkus

    Industries

    Notable Project

    A boutique law firm hired MeanPug Digital for website development and digital marketing. They’re tasked with creating a website, creating content, and implementing a marketing plan.

    "I expect that MeanPug will continue to be an effective and trusted service provider for our law firm."

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  • 9
    • Scheduling

      4.7
    • Quality

      4.8
    • Cost

      4.8
    • NPS

      4.9
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    • $1,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • Fairfield, NJ

    Saffron Tech is a full-service web, software, and mobile application development company with offices in New York and India. They have served their global clientele for over 10 years. They use industry-leading tools to create scalable websites and products for clients.

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Saffron Edge (formerly IT Chimes) provides web design and development resources for the client, along with back-end portal development.

    "I recommend them to others and am completely satisfied."

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  • 10
    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      4.8
    • Cost

      4.6
    • NPS

      4.9
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    • $5,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • New York, NY

    In London, United Kingdom, Ayima is a SEO agency. Founded in 2007, the midsize team provides search engine optimization, content marketing, web development, and pay per click.

    Industries

    Notable Project

    A nonprofit organization hired Ayima for PPC support. They’ve provided strategic support, benchmarking analysis, and recommendations to identify the budget allocation, forecast results, and set up campaigns.

    "Their skills and knowledge are very high."

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  • 11
    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      4.8
    • Cost

      4.5
    • NPS

      4.7
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    • $1,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • New York, NY

    SEO Image is a versatile SEO company based in New York. The agency and its small team of around 10 work with clients who need help with SEO, web design, and online reputation management.

    Clients

    • Canon
    • Law.com
    • Sotheby's International Realty
    • Inc.

    Industries

    Notable Project

    SEO Image provided training sessions and reports to help a publishing company become SEO experts. Key topics included utilizing social media, optimizing blog content, and conducting keyword research.

    "Alan is an old school SEO expert, so he has a lot of knowledge of things that today’s SEO experts don’t really understand."

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  • 12
    • $1,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • New York, NY

    In London, United Kingdom and Keele, United Kingdom, Semantic Minds is a SEO services firm. They offer search engine optimization, content marketing, and digital strategy and were founded in 2017.

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Semantic Minds has been providing SEO services for a University to increase applications to their courses. The vendor has been tasked to target Asia — where most of their international students come from. 

    "The most impressive thing about them is their ability to understand our needs and the local markets."

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  • 13
    • Scheduling

      4.5
    • Quality

      4.4
    • Cost

      4.4
    • NPS

      4.4
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    • Undisclosed
    • 250 - 999 employees
    • New York, NY

    Vivial is a New York City-based marketing technology firm that was founded in 2011. They have more than 1000 total employees between several offices. Services include web design, SEO, PPC, social media marketing, and content marketing.  

    Clients

    • Vivial helps businesses of all types and budgets.

    Notable Project

    Vivial provided marketing services for a self-storage business. The team slowly ramped up services, starting with a single static webpage to more fully-fleshed digital platforms.

    "The quality of service my representative consistently provided was impressive."

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  • 14
    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      4.9
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $1,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • Yonkers, NY

    Razor Rank is an SEO firm headquartered in Dallas, with additional offices in Yonkers, N.Y. Founded in 2015, they have a team of around 40 employees. Their main focus lines are SEO, PPC, and social media marketing

    Notable Project

    Razor Rank ventured to improve a music licensing company's SEO and PPC strategies to enhance their market presence. The team worked to generate and capture quality leads while increasing brand exposure.

    "Their overall care and responsiveness are far greater than what we have experienced with agencies in the past."

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  • 15
    • Undisclosed
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • New York, NY

    Main Street ROI is a digital marketing agency located in New York. Founded in 2010 and with over 20 members on staff, Main Street ROI offers SEO, PPC, and web design services, helping small businesses create successful digital marketing campaigns.

    Clients

    • Hartford Fence Company
    • Colchin Automotive
    • Inc.
    • Garner Communications

    Notable Project

    A real estate title agency hired Main Street ROI for SEO tune up and optimization of the website's pages. They also set up a Google Adwords campaign and refined the e-commerce transactions.

    "Their background in direct response marketing is unique.... They are not just technical people."

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  • 16
    • Scheduling

      4.8
    • Quality

      4.8
    • Cost

      4.8
    • NPS

      4.8
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    • $5,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • New York, NY

    Founded in 2018, LinkGraph is a full-service digital marketing and design agency based in New York. Their team of 25+ specializes in SEO, content marketing, PPC, UX/UI design, and conversion optimization for mainly midmarket clients. 

    Clients

    • Bright Pattern
    • The Home Depot
    • ebay
    • Indian Motorcycle

    Notable Project

    LinkGraph provides ongoing SEO and technical consultation services for an automotive auction platform. 

    "Our organic traffic has grown substantially."

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  • 17
    • $10,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • New York, NY

    Top Notch Dezigns is a web design and digital marketing agency from New York. It was founded in 2004 and now has a team of 26 that does web design and development, mobile apps, SEO, SEM, and more for clients across a variety of industries, from business services to consumer products. 

    Clients

    • Meadowbrook Financial Mortgage Bankers
    • Brick Education
    • Long Island University
    • Wolo Manufacturing Corporation

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Top Notch Dezigns designed a website from scratch, doing all of the coding and development. The site included over 80 images, all which needed to accurately represent the architectural business.

    “The website has lived up to my expectations. It’s exactly what I hoped it would be.”

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  • 18
    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      5.0
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $1,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • New York, NY

    Jives Media is a marketing agency based in San Francisco. Since 2012, they have offered their services in advertising, email marketing, and SEO solutions for small and medium-sized businesses alike. The team of 10 includes web designers, growth hackers, and brand strategists.

    Clients

    • Oracle
    • Poshmark
    • Thumbtack
    • Axelerist Financial

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Jives Media provides ongoing digital marketing services for a law firm. They have run the client's SEO, designed the website, and developed its location pages.

    "They are a one-stop shop for marketing needs."

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  • 19
    • Scheduling

      4.8
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.8
    • NPS

      4.9
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    • $5,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • New York, NY

    Socium Media is a digital marketing agency based in New York. Founded in 2017, this company has eight employees. Services provided by Socium Media include PPC, social media marketing, and other forms of digital marketing.

    Clients

    • Morro Capital
    • Phillips Auction House
    • MyCloudUnion

    Industries

    Notable Project

    FWRD digital provided PPC optimization strategies for a nonprofit. Their team reoriented existing keyword focuses to prioritize customer acquisition.

    “Their team showed a passion for constant improvement.”

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  • 20
    • $1,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • New York, NY

    Knock Knock Digital is a digital firm founded in 2020 with no more than 10 experts. They offer web design, SEO, and PPC solutions from their office in Windsor, Conn. They mainly work with small and mid-market businesses in the industry of advertising.

    Clients

    • Aarco Contracting
    • Nisar Law Group P.C
    • Munawar & Hashmat LLP
    • Channel Architects & Engineers

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Knock Knock Digital provides digital marketing services for a law firm. They have implemented an overall marketing strategy including social media marketing, SEM, and PR.

    "Knock Knock Digital informed us that they will be an extension of our firm, and that is who they are for us."

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  • 21
    • $10,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • New York, NY

    Founded in 2006, New York-based search marketing company Amsive Digital (formerly Path Interactive) is an expert in online marketing. The team of nearly 60 media professionals offers pay-per-click (PPC) advertising and website optimization.

    Clients

    • WWE
    • hello-products
    • NYU - SPS
    • Clover Health

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Amsive Digital (formerly Path Interactive) supported a healthcare marketing campaign by offering advice on strategies, performing market and keyword research, and implementing SEO tactics to ensure site-backend compliance.

    "Path Interactive has put us front and center; they possess a lot of energy and enthusiasm for our project.”

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  • 22
    • Scheduling

      4.9
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      4.8
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $1,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • New York, NY

    This New York-based agency and its small team of 11 is one of the top marketing agencies in the city. Gvate works with clients of all sizes and specializes in SEO and reputation management.  

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Gvate has worked on the branding and website for the client's clothing line including work with a cancer foundation. The project is currently ongoing and being done nicely complete with graphics.

    "Gvate has helped move my company forward with online sales growth and great suggestions."

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  • 23
    • Scheduling

      4.3
    • Quality

      4.7
    • Cost

      4.5
    • NPS

      4.7
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    • $100,000+
    • 250 - 999 employees
    • New York, NY

    AMP Agency was founded in Boston in 1995 and has grown to more than 400 employees in Los Angeles, New York, Seattle, and Austin, Texas. AMP Agency serves mainly enterprise clients on web design and development, UI/UX design, SEO, PPC, and social media marketing.

    Clients

    • Hasbro
    • Maybelline New York
    • Garnier
    • Southwest Airlines

    Notable Project

    AMP Agency created a media campaign for the client.  Focusing on the target demographic, they built a media plan and ran market research both before and after the launch to evaluate effectiveness. They remain on a monthly retainer.

    "We use them as an extension of our marketing department."

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  • 24
    • $25,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • New York, NY

    Launched in 2007, CB/I Digital Inc. Is an AI company. The company provides Artificial Intelligence, pay per click, search engine optimization, web design, and more and has a midsize team.

    Industries

    Notable Project

    CB/I Digital has created a mobile app for a digital platform. This platform is expected to work on both an e-commerce site and a Shopify application.

    "The team is responsive and communicates via slack or email."

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  • 25
    • Scheduling

      4.8
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.7
    • NPS

      4.9
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    • $25,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • New York, NY

    Propeller is a web design and development company that was founded in 2000. Headquartered in London, with another office in New York, they have a team of over 55. They specialize in e-commerce development, email marketing, web design, and SEO or clients in the hospitality, leisure, consumer products, and retail industries.

    Clients

    • Azzuri Restaurant Group
    • Twinings
    • Young's Pubs
    • MWELL - Kellogg's

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Following the discovery meetings, a leisure destination company collaborates with Propeller to handle the entire website development process, from wireframe and design to the launch and post-launch phases. 

    "There have been clear and thorough steps during our working relationship with Propeller."

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  • 26
    • $5,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • New York, NY

    New Light Digital is a digital agency founded in 2019 with offices in Chisinau, Moldova, and Monsey, N.Y. With a team of under 10 employees, the agency offers various digital services, including social media marketing, content marketing, and SEO to small businesses.

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Taking an agriculture company's old website to a new level, New Light Digital developed a new site through a CRM. The solution featured e-commerce capabilities, an updated design for marketing, and forms.

    "We wouldn't have been able to accomplish the results we are getting without their extensive background."

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  • 27
    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      5.0
    • NPS

      4.9
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    • $5,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • New York, NY

    Intensify is a boutique advertising agency in Los Angeles. Founded in 2014, their 1-person team provides web design, social media marketing, digital strategy, marketing strategy, and advertising services. Most clients are small businesses.

    Clients

    • Nailboo
    • Holderness & Bourne
    • Generation Genius
    • Bala Bangles

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Intensify provides SEO services and manages Adwords campaigns to stimulate lead generation and web traffic for a new law firm in Washington DC.

    “It was the best investment my firm could’ve made and I'm thrilled with the results.”

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  • 28
    • Scheduling

      4.9
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      4.8
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $5,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • New York, NY

    Markacy is a growth agency based in New York with no more than 50 professionals. Since their founding in 2017, they have provided advertising, media planning and buying, and email marketing solutions to clients in the industries of consumer products, retail, and e-commerce.

    Clients

    • Oars + Alps
    • KJUS (Acushnet)
    • Maxbone
    • Hobo Bags

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Markacy manages various advertising accounts. This involves implementing PPC analysis and optimizations.

    "They work well together as a team and keep me informed every step of the way."

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  • 29
    • $5,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • New York, NY

    Envision Horizons is a full-channel Amazon advertising agency based in New York with an office in Denver. The agency, founded in 2017, has a team of more than ten that provides PPC, business consulting, and SEO services to various companies. 

    Clients

    • Unilever International
    • Diesel
    • Thinx
    • Milani Cosmetics

    Notable Project

    Envision Horizons provides e-commerce strategy and management services for a B2C peptides distributor. They launched the partner's store on Amazon Marketplace in efforts to drive sales and keyword campaigns.

    “Their team has always been great about timing and detail.”

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  • 30
    • Scheduling

      4.8
    • Quality

      4.8
    • Cost

      4.8
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $50,000+
    • 250 - 999 employees
    • New York, NY

    3Q Digital is a digital marketing and strategic consulting agency headquartered in San Mateo, Calif. with additional offices in San Diego, San Francisco, Chicago, New York, Burlington, Vt., Austin, Texas, and Raleigh, N.C. Their staff consists of over 250 experts in SEO, social media marketing, and analytics.

    Clients

    • Eventbrite
    • SurveyMonkey
    • ModCloth
    • Square

    Notable Project

    3Q provided paid search marketing for a large department store chain selling home goods and apparel. They also developed a social strategy for the brand.

    "I’m most impressed with 3Q Digital's knowledge of all the advanced and best tactics, features, and betas."

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