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Top 100 Search Marketing Agencies in San Diego

July 2022

Looking for a top search engine marketing consultant in San Diego?

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 San Diego. 

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List of the Best San Diego Search Engine Marketing Consultants

  • 1
    • $1,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • San Diego, CA

    Ignite Visibility is one of the highest awarded digital marketing agency in the industry, specializing in digital marketing strategy, SEO, paid media, social media, email marketing, analytics, Amazon, and CRO. Ignite Visibility has used the same strategies they use for clients to become a four-time Inc. 5000 company (2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020). Ignite Visibility is led by leading industry expert John Lincoln, has over 110 full-time employees and offers a proprietary digital marketing forecasting system allowing clients to consistently hit quarterly goals.

    Clients

    • Tony Robbins
    • Sharp Healthcare
    • The Knot World Wide
    • National Funding

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Ignite Visibility was hired by a personal and professional development company for their digital marketing services. The team manages the client's online presence through SEO, PPC, and social media management.

    "I can tell they have our best interest at heart because they’re always going the extra mile for us."

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  • 2
    • Scheduling

      4.9
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.7
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $1,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • San Diego, CA

    NextLeft, founded in 2016, is a digital content marketing and SEO agency. The company’s mission is to rid the world of digital clutter by creating the helpful, relevant content people are searching for online. Headquartered in sunny San Diego, NextLeft's team of 14 full-time SEO & Content Strategists amplify the world’s most loved brands.

    Clients

    • Hallmark Inc.
    • Fiskars Inc.
    • United Van Lines
    • Mayflower

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Looking to raise their Google search rankings, a senior living management company has hired NextLeft for their SEO services. The team conducts website enhancements and creates blog posts.

    "They work well with us and guide us throughout the process."

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  • 3
    • $5,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • San Diego, CA

    Digital Authority is a digital marketing agency. Established in 2016, the company is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois. Their services include SEO, PPC, Web Design, and Digital Marketing.

    Clients

    • Omron Healthcare
    • Dickson Data
    • Sanctuary Clothing
    • Geode Health

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Digital Authority Partners headed a web redesign venture to help a law firm. This also included coming up with new content for the website. 

    "I appreciated Michael’s involvement throughout the process."

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  • 4
    • $1,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • San Diego, CA

    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 is in a long-term partnership with a college to improve their brand awareness and lead generation. They assist the client with PPC and SEO strategies.

    "Every single area of improvement I have brought to them, they have addressed by exceeding my expectations."

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  • 5
    • $5,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • San Diego, CA

    Inseev Interactive is a marketing firm located in San Diego, Calif. and founded in 2013. The firm has about 50 employees. Inseev Interactive specializes in search engine optimization, but also offers pay-per-click services. Many of the firm's clients are midmarket businesses in consumer products industries.

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Inseev Interactive helps a skincare brand with their SEO efforts. In addition to content creation and link building, they've assisted them in site migration, strategy shift, and past PPC campaigns.

    “They’re an extremely knowledgeable agency in everything SEO-related.”

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  • 6
    • $5,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • San Diego, CA

    Wise Digital Partners is a San Diego, California-based SEO agency. The agency provides search engine optimization, pay per click, web design, ux/ui design, and more and is small.The agency was founded in 2016.

    Industries

    Notable Project

    A real estate tech firm was looking to improve their online presence and update their website, so they hired Wise Digital Partners for their web development and branding services.

    "They exhibit great communication and they consistently stay on top of issues to resolve them."

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  • 7
    • $50,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • San Diego, CA

    BusinessOnline is a digital marketing agency with offices in San Diego and Boston. The team of 80+ specializes in PPC, SEO, and digital strategy and mostly serves mid-market and enterprise businesses. They take a data-driven approach to all projects with clients.

    Clients

    • HP
    • Epicor
    • Milgard Windows and Doors
    • Honeywell

    Industries

    Notable Project

    BusinessOnline integrates and automates a software development firm’s digital marketing channels. The team works on Google Analytics, Adwords, and uses the Eloqua marketing platform.

    "They know that every single thing that they do will need to be closely linked to a key metric or result."

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  • 8
    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      5.0
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • Undisclosed
    • 250 - 999 employees
    • Lemon Grove, CA

    RevLocal, a digital strategy company, is headquartered in Granville, Ohio; Moorpark, California; Simpsonville, South Carolina and Austin, Texas. The midsize firm was established in 2010. Their team specializes in digital strategy, pay per click, search engine optimization, social media marketing, and more.

    Clients

    • FranNet
    • Dee Miller Insurance
    • Ablak Holdings
    • Altius Restaurant

    Industries

    Notable Project

    RevLocal provided web optimization services for a custom PC company. The team continues to monitor the client's website and its growing local search marketing, brand awareness, and client base.

    "Honestly, we appreciate how open and professional they are."

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  • 9
    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      5.0
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • Undisclosed
    • 250 - 999 employees
    • San Diego, CA

    Tinuiti (formerly Elite SEM) is a digital and search marketing agency based in New York and founded in 2004. With over 400 employees, they have additional offices in Philadelphia, Atlanta, Los Angeles, Boston, San Francisco, Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Chattanooga, Tenn., and San Rafael, Calif.  They specialize in conversion optimization, media planning and buying, and SEO. 

    Clients

    • Tommy Bahama
    • Jet.com
    • Etsy
    • Terminix

    Notable Project

    Elite SEM helped make the transition to direct B2C eCommerce sales. Their work includes multiple advertising strategies including paid search, product listing management, and conversion rate optimization.

    “They immediately doubled, if not tripled, our return on ad spend soon after the engagement started.”

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  • 10
    • Scheduling

      4.9
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      5.0
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $10,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • San Diego, CA

    Since 2014, Brandetize have worked with clients providing digital strategies, content marketing, SEO, social media marketing and conversion optimization services. Headquartered in San Diego, a team of 50 focus client efforts on Facebook Advertising, Google AdWords, Instagram advertising, and influencer marketing

    Clients

    • The Good Feet Store
    • Jack Canfield
    • Terasana Clinical
    • Brian Tracy

    Industries

    Notable Project

    An electric vehicle company hired Brandetize for website development. They’re cost-effectively migrating the existing website from Wix to WordPress, enhancing UX designs, and integrating several systems.

    "I highly recommend them based on their creativity, innovative solutions, resourcefulness, and technical expertise."

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  • 11
    • Scheduling

      4.9
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      5.0
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $1,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • San Diego, CA

    The Ad Firm is an online marketing agency located in Carlsbad, Calif. Founded in 2008, the team of nearly 10 provides SEO, PPC, email marketing and web design services, with experience with WordPress, Drupal, and Joomia.

    Clients

    • Cosmopolitan
    • Stemcyte
    • Keller Products
    • Aura Fire Safety

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Replacing a less competent provider, The Ad Firm took over a website and digital marketing efforts. They assist with social media, Yelp/Google reviews, and SEO.

    “They know what will help our business grow. We fully trust them.”

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  • 12
    • Scheduling

      4.8
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      4.3
    • NPS

      4.9
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    • $5,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • San Diego, CA

    Digital marketing agency Digitopia was founded in 2004. With headquarters in Carlsbad, Calif., they have a team of 11. They specialize in digital strategy, content marketing, and conversion optimization. 

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Digitopia provides offers paid media marketing for an analytics platform across LinkedIn, Google, and 6sense. They tracked key KPIs such as view through rate, clickthrough rate, clicks, and more.

    "They are always willing to go the extra mile and have ensured that we are meeting our goals."

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  • 13
    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      4.9
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $5,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • San Diego, CA

    Socratik is an SEO agency founded in San Diego in 2018 with fewer than 10 people. They are experts in SEO and PPC solutions for clients ranging from small businesses to large firms in the fields of e-commerce, healthcare, and hospitality.

    Clients

    • PepsiCo
    • Celebrity Cruises
    • Davines
    • UCF Health

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Socratik provides SEO and digital marketing services for a cloud software company. Their work includes optimizing their client’s marketing presence, as well as providing blog writing and keyword research.

     “The SEO and keywords have been effective.”

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  • 14
    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      5.0
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $1,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • San Diego, CA

    SEO services firm Local Blitz is located in San Diego, California; Encinitas, California and Indianapolis, Indiana. The small company was established in 2009. Their services include search engine optimization and pay per click.

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Local Blitz was hired by a marketing consulting agency to help develop an SEO and PPC strategy for an end client. They update and optimize ads, work on building backlinks, and assist with campaigns.

    "They are very down-to-earth and highly experienced in their craft."

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  • 15
    • Scheduling

      4.8
    • Quality

      4.8
    • Cost

      4.8
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $50,000+
    • 250 - 999 employees
    • San Diego, CA

    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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  • 16
    • Scheduling

      4.7
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.5
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $5,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • San Diego, CA

    Founded in 2011 and headquartered in Houston, Lev Digital Strategy is a marketing agency that works primarily with mid market clients in the business services and consumer products industries. With other offices in Argentina and San Diego, Calif, the team of 15 provides digital strategy, SEO, PPC, advertising, social media marketing, business consulting, and content marketing services.

    Clients

    • SAP
    • Intel
    • HSBC
    • McAfee

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Dawz (formerly Lev Digital Strategy/Onmarc) taught a brief course on digital transformation and marketing, value proposition design, and digital business models.

    "The whole process was highly effective."

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  • 17
    • Undisclosed
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • San Diego, CA

    Doctor Multimedia is a medical web development and SEO agency headquartered in La Jolla, Calif. with a satellite office in Las Vegas, Nev. The agency has just over 30 employees and was founded in 2010. Doctor Multimedia also offers PPC, social media marketing, web design, and content marketing services. The majority of its clients are small businesses, though it works with some midmarket businesses.

    Industries

    Notable Project

    After a careful assessment of the outlined requirements and current iteration, Doctor Multimedia conducted an end-to-end site redesign. They create new educational content weekly and provide ongoing management.

    “The content they create fits my company’s image, mission, and role in our community perfectly.”

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  • 18
    • $1,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • San Diego, CA

    Web Reputation Builders is a boutique web design, web development, SEO and online reputation management firm based in San Diego. Founded in 2009, the small team of five employees provides specialized SEO and web design services.

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Web Reputation Builders designed a website and conducted SEO to increase online visibility and find new customers. They arranged social media channels and continue to monitor online marketing.

    "I have seen my business increase its traffic and find new clients in a competitive market."

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  • 19
    • $5,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • San Diego, CA

    Headquartered in San Diego, California, Cody Bollerman Digital is a SEO services firm. Established in 2014, the small team offers search engine optimization, digital strategy, pay per click, web design, and more.

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Cody Bollerman Digital collaborates with a freelance market company to optimize a website's search engine positioning. This involves backlinking, on-page SEO, and writing meta descriptions and titles.

    "Overall, I'm really pleased with Cody, and his team's dedication and work ethic."

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  • 20
    • $1,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • San Diego, CA
    Headquartered in San Diego, California, Client Catch is a PPC agency. Launched in 2021, the small team focuses on pay per click, social media marketing, and search engine optimization.

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Client Catch was hired by a healthcare company to handle their lead procurement and management efforts. They've conducted an analysis of the client's marketing efforts before developing a marketing strategy.

    "We are impressed with their strong project ownership and attention to our needs."

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  • 21
    • $1,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • San Diego, CA

    SunCity Advising is a full-service marketing firm based in La Jolla, Calif. When SunCity Advising was founded in 2011 the team of 6 employees was committed to helping startups meet their growth goals. Since then, they've expanded their reach, consistently working with small and mid-market businesses to share expertise in SEO, PPC, email marketing, web design, social media, and content creation.

    Clients

    • Activbody
    • Strengthening Health Institute
    • Brunoro Law

    Industries

    Notable Project

    SunCity Advising provides ongoing SEO services for a boutique law firm to improve its ranking and bring in more leads. They also manage lead generation, social media, and content creation.

    "Besides all the hard work they put in every month, I can see how dedicated they are and that they truly care about us."

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  • 22
    • $1,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • San Diego, CA

    Launched in 2015, Reveal Digital Marketing is a conversion optimization company. Their small team is located in San Diego, California and provides conversion optimization, digital strategy, pay per click, and search engine optimization.

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Reveal Digital Marketing has developed and designed a beauty salon's WordPress website. Additionally, they provide SEO and paid advertising services.

    "They've given us a professional website that's easy to update, including an effective marketing strategy."

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  • 23
    • $1,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • San Diego, CA

    Toporin Studio is a web agency based in San Diego with more than two members. Founded in 2016, they offer web design, web development, and SEO solutions for clients in the fields of business services, consumer products, and advertising.

    Clients

    • SPACE MOVING
    • Quality Appliance Repair SF
    • VG-TECH

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Toporin Studio has provided web development and SEO services for an appliance repair company. They’ve built a customer-oriented website and worked on Google Ads to improve the client’s conversions.

    "They’re honest about the process, including the time needed to see an SEO increase."

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    • $1,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • San Diego, CA

    Approach SEO - Los Angeles SEO Agency is a SEO agency. The small team is based in San Diego, California. Their services include search engine optimization, pay per click, and conversion optimization.

    Industries

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  • 25
    • $5,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • San Diego, CA

    Seer Interactive is a digital marketing agency headquartered in Philadelphia, with an office in San Diego. Seer Interactive employs a team of more than 180 and specializes in SEO, PPC, social media marketing, digital strategy, and marketing strategy. The company primarily works with enterprise clients across a variety of industries.

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Seer Interactive provided digital marketing services to the client, focusing on search engine campaigns. 

    "The company has a strong reputation, which we, unfortunately, found to be ill-deserved."

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  • 26
    • $1,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • San Diego, CA

    Digital strategy company DesignStudio was launched in 2010. The company offers digital strategy, email marketing, pay per click, search engine optimization, and more and has a small team.

    Industries

    Notable Project

    A food relief organization hired DesignStudio for their branding and web design services. They used Hotjar to track web analytics, and Blackbaud to serve as the site's backend CRM service.

    "It’s been four years since we worked together, but we still use the general framework they gave us."

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  • 27
    • $1,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Chula Vista, CA

    Founded in 2017, RJS Media Consulting, LLC is a digital marketing agency in San Diego, Calif. They specialize in web design, digital strategy, content marketing, email marketing, PPC, SEO, social media marketing, and UX design. Their team primarily works with fellow small businesses. 

    Clients

    • Volvo Cars Ontario
    • FAA Transportation
    • Stella Alatzas
    • LCSW

    Industries

    Notable Project

    RJS Media Consulting, LLC developed and designed a website for a licensed psychotherapist. Additionally, the team provides branding services for the client.

    “They are able to translate my abstract ideas into tangible solutions.”

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  • 28
    • Undisclosed
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • San Diego, CA
    Founded in 2016, JetRank is a SEO agency. They are based in San Diego, California and have a small team. Their services include search engine optimization, pay per click, web design, and web development.

    Industries

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  • 29
    • $1,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • San Diego, CA

    San Diego SEO Service, a SEO company, was established in 2012. Their small team is in San Diego, California. Their services include search engine optimization, digital strategy, and pay per click.

    Industries

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  • 30
    • $1,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • San Diego, CA

    Radd Interactive is a technical SEO and PPC agency based in San Diego. This company was founded in 2012 and has 50 employees. Services provided by Radd Interactive are exclusively focused on SEO and PPC.

    Clients

    • Medterra
    • The Honey Pot
    • Jerome's Furniture
    • Worthington Tractor Parts, Inc.

    Notable Project

    Radd Interactive provided SEO services for a workwear company. They did keyword research and foundational SEO work to improve the firm's search ranking. They also helped prepare the client for a web migration. 

    "They were always accessible and quick to respond."

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