The Best Search Engine Marketing Consultants in The Capital Of Silicon Valley

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

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 Jose. Browse descriptions, feedback, and awards to find which can best suit your company’s needs.

List of the Best San Jose Search Engine Marketing Consultants

  • 1

    Selfcraft Media

    Selfcraft Media is a full-service digital marketing agency based in Atherton, Calif. Since 2018, the team has offered SEO, PPC, and digital strategy to their clients. 

    Notable Project

    Selfcraft Media helped an e-commerce store achieve its digital marketing goals with a broad range of services. They handled the client's SEO, PPC, lead generation plans, social media marketing, and email marketing efforts from start to finish. The client's return on ad spend exceeded 1000%. 

    "All the Digital Services we have utilised we have found them to be most proficient." – Operational Director, E-Commerce Store

    Former clients
    Rajkot’s Gems & Jewellery Show
    MOE`S
    Viss Beauty
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Atherton, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
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  • 2

    3Q Digital

    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.

    Notable Project

    A retail chain hired 3Q Digital to help with its paid search and social media marketing. From this partnership, the chain's conversion rates improved over 30%, and the ROI for search campaigns improved by 40%.

    “I’m most impressed with 3Q Digital's knowledge of all the advanced and best tactics, features, and betas. They’re always much farther ahead, and they’ve actually got experience doing them. A lot of agencies don’t have the experience.” – Digital Marketing Manager, Retail Chain

    Former clients
    Eventbrite
    Walmart
    ModCloth
    SurveyMonkey
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group250 - 999 Employees
    place San Mateo, CA
    4.8
    4.8
    3 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Google Premier Partner

  • 3

    R2integrated

    R2integrated is a national digital agency with offices in Baltimore, Md., Seattle, St. Louis, New York, and Silicon Valley, Calif. With over 200 employees, this agency uses web development, creative design, brand strategy, and search services to produce the best marketing strategies for their clients.

    Notable Project

    A Maryland credit union hired R2integrated for their digital marketing expertise. The work included content development and a SEO/PPC campaign. While the credit union didn’t have previous experience with monitoring search and digital strategy, they reported an increase in social media traffic and progress from the campaigns.

    “We feel extremely justified in the number of resources we invest in their services. They add considerable value to our business.” – Digital Marketing Manager, Credit Union

    Former clients
    Mastercard
    Hershey’s
    Microsoft
    Atlantic Health
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Campbell, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    3 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Webby Awards , W3 Awards

  • 4

    Spectrum Group Online

    Founded in 2011, Spectrum Group Online is a digital marketing agency that prides itself on transparency and effective strategies. Based in San Francisco, its 8 person team provides  SEO, PPC, web design, social media, and content marketing solutions to their small business customers.

    Notable Project

    A fruit vendor reached out to Spectrum Group Online for help with their SEO after an unpromising experience with a previous SEO partner. Spectrum Group Online developed an SEO strategy and helped implement PPC campaigns and keyword lists through Google AdWords. In addition, they taught the vendor SEO best practices to maintain their efforts over time.

    "They are educators at heart. They’re willing to do the work for you, but if you want to learn to do it yourself, they’re not afraid to teach you how to manage your own SEO and then back off. I think that really sets them apart." – Marketing Manager, Fruit Vendor

    Former clients
    United Way Bay Area
    TEDxBerkeley
    Valley Home Builders
    San Francisco Design Center
    Centered Leadership Institute
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place San Jose, CA
    4.8
    4.8
    8 Clutch reviews
  • 5

    Jives Media

    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.

    Notable Project

    Jives Media initially redesigned a website and then implemented an omnichannel digital marketing strategy for a law firm. They optimized a Google My Business profile, executed PPC campaigns, and managed SEO initiatives to secure more clients. Jives Media's digital marketing campaigns increased qualified leads by 250% and grew website traffic by 84% to generate more than 2,000 monthly views. 

    "This growth has allowed our law firm to scale and further invest in marketing ads." – Head Paralegal, Law Firm

    Former clients
    Oracle
    Poshmark
    Thumbtack
    Ives Law Firm
    The Om Center Chiropractic Clinic
    Gulf Living Group Real Estate
    Advanced Pavement Technologies
    MRC BIO
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Jose, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    38 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Expertise: Best SEO Experts in San Francisco , SEO Blog: Top Rated SEO Agency , DesignRush Accredited Agency

  • 6

    KO Websites, Inc.

    Located in Castro Valley, CA, KO Websites is a marketing agency founded in 2001. It specializes in providing traditional customer service with new age marketing skills. Its approximately a dozen employees provide a variety of digital marketing services, including SEO, PPC, social media marketing, web design, digital strategy, email marketing, and conversion optimization.

    Notable Project

    KO Websites was hired by a roofing company to design its website. KO Websites built the site based on instructions from the roofing company and conducted local SEO service. KO Websites continues to optimize and update content for search engines. The client was pleased that he finally found a company that understood him and his vision for his small business. 

    "I've been very happy with what they've done. One reason why I continue to stay with them and invest the money that I do is because they provide me peace of mind knowing that I have somebody taking care that." – President, Roofing Company

    Former clients
    A&B Produce
    Dynasoft Synergy
    Viking Pavers
    Nieto Fine Art
    Windy City Pizza
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Castro Valley, CA
    4.8
    4.8
    3 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    2012 Winner - Google Engage All Stars Competition

  • 7

    SEMbyotic

    SEMbyotic is a digital marking agency located in San Jose, California. Founded in 2014, it has less than 10 employees that specialize in web design, web development, SEO, PPC, and digital strategy. 

    Notable Project

    A consulting firm in California hired SEMbyotic to strengthen its online presence and revitalize its relationship with clients. SEMbyotic improved the firm's web strategy design and development projects. 

    "They are fantastic to work with. SEMbyotic’s depth of knowledge and experience helps me work with my clients on how a website could accomplish their goals. A" –Proprietor, Consulting Firm 

    Former clients
    QuikCase
    Erospike
    Ambarella
    Cadence
    Cooledge
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place San Jose, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Awwwards nominee

  • 8

    Searchlight Solutions

    Searchlight Solutions is a performance-driven marketing agency located in California. Founded in 2008, Searchlight Solutions has around 10 employees and provides web design, PPC, social media marketing, SEO, and other digital services for their clients.  

    Notable Project

    Searchlight Solutions worked with a martial arts schools system in California to strengthen its online presence and increase its exposure. Searchlight Solutions provided a website redesign that modernized the site with user-friendly navigation elements. 

    "The thing that stood out the most was their attentiveness. They listened to what we wanted and gave their professional opinion on the best options. They were extremely efficient in getting the site done quickly." – General Manager, Martial Arts School System

    Former clients
    TopTech Geeks
    Malwarebytes
    Monowear
    Bok Fu Do
    Norton
    Viking Precision
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Pleasanton, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 9

    Sure Exposure

    Sure Exposure is a creative web design and digital marketing company located in California. Founded in 2006, Sure Exposure has worked with both small and medium-size businesses throughout the Bay Area. Sure Exposure is comprised of less than 50 employees and offers its clients web design, SEO, social media marketing, and other digital and development services.

    Notable Project

    Sure Exposure worked with an outdoor tourism company that offers guided horseback excursions to upgrade its website to help connect with its customers. They redesigned the website to be more mobile-focused. 

    "It was great to see my personal changes and input being considered throughout the management of the redesign." – Owner, Outdoor Tourism Company

    Former clients
    Footprint
    mycollegepaper.com
    California People Search
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Campbell, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Silicon Valley Business Journal: Top Advertising, Marketing, and PR Agencies (2017)

  • 10

    Fourandhalf, Inc.

    Fourandhalf, Inc. is a marketing agency based in Hayward, Calif., with an additional location in Perth, Australia. Founded in 2012, this company has 27 employees. Fourandhalf, Inc. offers a range of services including marketing strategy, digital strategy, and content marketing for small businesses and startups.

    Notable Project

    Fourandhalf, Inc. provided branding and advertising services for a property management company. They worked to help raise the client's visibility and boost brand awareness, with the client reporting that more customers have contacted their company since the project with Fourandhalf, Inc. began. 

    "Communication is Constant, they are giving specific guidelines to and time frames to ensure that the workflow and projects are completed in a timely manner." - Owner, Property Management Company

    Former clients
    Gulf Coast Property Management
    Hoffman Realty
    Alliance Property Management
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Hayward, CA
    4.9
    4.9
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 11

    Teknol

    Java Gray is an SEO, PPC, and web design firm based in San Jose, Calif. Founded in 2019, their team of 6 serves small and medium-sized businesses in the education, consumer products, and nonprofit sectors. Services include local search, content development, link earning, Facebook advertising, and Google AdWords.

    Notable Project

    Java Gray provided marketing and web design support for an after-school program. They helped with keyword research and succeeded in getting their client on the first page of Google search results. The team is responsive and always willing to help.

    “The team has had a substantial impact on our business.” -  Director, After School Program

    Former clients
    PREto3.com
    Laurel Play Gardens
    fuze FIT 2 PLAY
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place San Jose, CA
    4.8
    4.8
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 12

    Arena Mail

    Arena Mail is an online marketing solutions provider from Fremont, Calif. Founded in 2010 and with a team of over 10 employees, they specialize in providing digital strategy services, social media marketing, email marketing, SEO, and PPC to small and mid-sized businesses.

    Notable Project

    Arena Mail helped a nutrition company create more brand and product awareness through email and SMS marketing as well as PPC. Their efforts produced a 150% return on investment with repeat clients. The client also appreciated their straight-forward approach and trustworthiness.

    "They are very professional and straight forward." – Project Coordinator, Nutrition Company

    Former clients
    3 Girls & Needle
    Laser Cali
    SKY ITL
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Fremont, CA
    4.5
    4.5
    1 Clutch review
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