The Best SEO Firms in The Motor City

Looking for a top SEO firm in Detroit?

Compare top-performing SEO agencies to see which may be the best fit for your business goals. Whether you're seeking to improve your ranking in search engine results pages, boost website traffic, or show up in local search results, investing in SEO is important for business growth.

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

List of the Best Detroit SEO Firms

  • 1

    Joseph Paul Digital Agency

    Joseph Paul Digital Agency is a digital advertising agency in Troy, Mich. Founded in 2014, they have fewer than 5 employees that serve small businesses in a wide range of industries. Services include SEO and web design.

    Notable Project

    Joseph Paul Digital Agency handled SEO and web design services for a mortgage company.  Their team focused on local optimization in order to improve the partner’s online presence. The partner has seen an increase in traffic and lead generation.

    “They’re perfect at project management.” – Owner, Mortgage Company

    Former clients
    The Bally Team
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Troy, MI
    5.0
    5.0
    3 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Freedom Business Awards: Best Technology Used

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  • 2

    Trademark Productions

    Trademark Productions is a web design and development firm located in Royal Oak, MI. Founded in 1993, Trademark Productions' team of approximately 20 employees has over two decades of experience. While the firm specializes in web design and web development, it also offers content marketing and SEO services to its clients, most of which are in business services and consumer products industries. 

    Notable Project

    A police officers association has worked with Trademark Productions since 2008 for digital asset management and digital marketing. Over this time period, Trademark Productions started, and has since managed, social channels and designed a new website for the organization. 

     

    Former clients
    Boy Scouts of America
    Toyology Toys
    Great Lakes Wine and Spirits
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Royal Oak, MI
    5.0
    5.0
    11 Clutch reviews
  • 3

    High Level Marketing

    High Level Marketing is an online marketing company located in West Bloomfield, Mich. Founded in 2009, High Level Marketing's team of around 40 employees focus on SEO, web design, and PPC. The client has appreciated the results High Level Marketing delivered, and planned to hire them for additional services.

    Notable Project

    High Level Marketing worked with a tea company whose goal was to increase its brand recognition and drive online traffic. High Level Marketing created the tea company's website, and now manages its social media accounts and digital marketing.

    "Our job now is promoting the brand. Brand recognition has improved substantially." – COO, Tea Company 

    Former clients
    Zoup!
    ADAM Divorce Law
    RAM Construction
    Romeo Rim
    Superior Industries
    LaVida Massage
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place West Bloomfield, MI
    4.9
    4.9
    12 Clutch reviews
  • 4

    Momentum

    Momentum is a small business marketing agency located in Clinton Township, Mich. Founded in 2010, Momentum's team of around 10 employees focuses on SEO, web design, and PPC. Through its partnership with Momentum, the manufacturing client received positive feedback from customers and attracted increased website traffic. 

    Notable Project

    Momentum worked with a manufacturing company seeking to improve its website by implementing new UX/UI and SEO tactics. The manufacturing compnay's goals included garnering more online traffic and increasing sales.

    "We’ve seen increases in our site traffic due to the changes they helped us make in the site structure and SEO, but more importantly, we’ve gotten a lot of positive anecdotal feedback from customers. They find it easier to find information, and spend more time reading blog posts." – President, Manufacturing Company 

    Former clients
    Roura Material Handling
    Geopointe
    Giroux Amburn
    Brooks Kushman
    Paletz Law
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Utica, MI
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 5

    collideascope

    Collideascope is a marketing and advertising firm that just launched this year in 2018. Based in Birmingham, MI, the 2-person team specializes in SEO services. Collideascope also offers its clients web design and PPC services. 

    Former clients
    Aetna
    Advantage Communications
    Datco International Inc
    Altovista
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Birmingham, MI
    4.9
    4.9
    7 Clutch reviews
  • 6

    Traffic Digital Agency

    Traffic Digital Agency is a full-service digital marketing and creative agency headquartered in Royal Oak, Mich. Founded in 2012, Traffic Digital Agency' team of around 35 specializes in SEO, web design, and PPC. The manufactured home company appreciated Traffic Digital Agency's responsiveness, particularly after their website began yielding a significantly higher volume of leads.

    Notable Project

    Traffic Digital Agency worked with a manufactured home company whose goal was to strengthen customer engagement and reach new audiences. Traffic Digital Agency redesigned the client's website and provided assistance with SEO and PPC. 

    "We're way ahead of revenue projections by 100 percent over what we had projected. The only thing we changed in our marketing was bringing Traffic Digital onboard." – Managing Partner, Manufactured Home Company

    Former clients
    Steelcase
    Yellowstone Capital
    Coalesse
    Champion
    Reverie
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Royal Oak, MI
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 7

    Basso Marketing Agency

    Basso Design Group is a web design firm based in Troy, Mich . Founded in 2003, their team of 30 serves clients in the education, arts, and finance sectors. Services include branding, SEO, and WordPress development.

    Notable Project

    Basso Design Group did a brand overhaul for a touring company. They also updated their site to streamline the booking process. Their work contributed to twice the number of agent traffic on the site.

    “Their project management style is amazing.” – Owner, Tour Company

    Former clients
    Coca Cola Credit Union
    Great Expressions
    Singh
    Garr Tool
    Yogi Bear Jellystone
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Rochester, MI
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 8

    Ignite Media

    Ignite Media Group is an internet and web development agency located in Rochester Hills, Mich. With a team of 7 employees, Ignite Media group has provided in SEO, digital strategy, and email marketing since its founding in 2013.  

    Former clients
    Blue Chip Talent
    Hough Counseling LLC
    Roncelli Inc
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Rochester Hills, MI
    5.0
    5.0
    13 Clutch reviews
  • 9

    Symmetri Marketing

    Symmetri Technology is a web developer based in Northville, Mich. and founded in 2008. Their team of 6 employees who specialize in web development, web design, and UX/UI design for midmarket and enterprise clients in the education, manufacturing, and advertising industries. 

    Notable Project

    Symmetri Technology updated the website of a global automotive supplier. They modified the existing Drupal site to include a content management system, which the client wanted in order to make the site easier to navigate and use. The client was impressed with the new site and said that it was bringing in more traffic. 

    “They were always extremely flexible throughout the implementation process. They were absolutely invaluable.” – Manager of Identity & Design, Global Automotive Supplier
     

    Former clients
    National Geographic
    Kettering University
    The Detroit Zoo
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Northville, MI
    4.8
    4.8
    5 Clutch reviews
  • 10

    SSDM

    Founded in 2008, SS Digital Media is a Troy, Mich. based advertising and marketing agency. Their team of 37 employees focuses on helping clients with branding, digital strategy, SEO and social media marketing.

    Notable Project

    SS Digital Media worked with a senior living community to improve SEO and online marketing. The client had previously found that it had trouble reaching its target audience. Nevertheless, the team understood the client’s needs and helped it do significantly more business.  

    “There's a difference between a vendor and a partner, and SS Digital is definitely the latter. They invest the time to understand our industry and have been able to completely integrate themselves into our company.” – VP, Senior Living Community

    Former clients
    Humane Society of Macomb
    Detroit Corridor Initiative
    Stikwood
    Stone Soap Company
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Troy, MI
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
    Awards

    Marketing and Sales Executives of Detroit: Platinum Award (2018) , IABC Detroit: Renaissance Award (2017) , IABC Detroit: Merit Award (2017) , The Best MichBusiness: Marketing and PR Prophets Award (2017)

  • 11

    Hexagon Creative

    Hexagon Creative is a branding agency in Detroit. Founded in 2017, they have fewer than 5 employees that serve mostly small-business and enterprise clients in the hospitality, business, and arts sectors. Services include web design, branding, and SEO.

    Notable Project

    Hexagon Creative developed a website for a children’s play space. In efforts to communicate brand identity, their team built the platform from scratch and implemented a single landing page. The website is live and has received positive feedback on its modern, simple, and easy design.

    “I’ve gotten nothing but compliments on the platform. I plan to work with them on more projects for my business.” – Owner, Children’s Play Space

    Former clients
    Detroti Axe
    College For Creative Studies
    The Corner
    Belle Isle Conservancy
    Ford
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Detroit, MI
    5.0
    5.0
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 12

    WebPossible Website Design

    WebPossible Website Design is a website design company based in Harrison Township, Mich. Founded in 2012, they continue to offer web design, SEO, and PPC services for small and mid-market businesses in the fields of advertising and marketing.

    Notable Project

    WebPossible Website Design provided web services for a brokerage firm. They designed and developed the firm’s website, which has been met with positive feedback.

    “He understood what we were trying to do.” - Operations Manager, Brokerage Firm

    Former clients
    Hard Money Man
    Nadia Colburn
    Irontech Security
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    groupFreelancer Employees
    place Harrison Township, MI
    5.0
    5.0
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 13

    dorsay

    Providing digital strategy, social media marketing, and PPC services, dorsay is located in Pontiac, Michigan. Established in 2016, there are about 10 people on the team.

    Notable Project

    Generating traffic and sales for a garden and landscaping company, dorsay provided web design and digital marketing services. IN addition to managing and creating content for social media campaigns, they also offer traditional marketing tactics. Stakeholders praise their creative designs and their ability to capture the brand’s essence.

    “dorsay is punctual and provides rapid feedback.” – Office Manager, Landscaping Company

    Former clients
    Lafayettegrande.com
    Autoheritageawards.com
    Energy Shield
    Extreme full-service auto repair
    Goldner Walsh
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Pontiac, MI
    5.0
    5.0
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 14

    KARMA jack Digital Marketing Agency

    KARMA jack, founded in 2017, is a digital marketing company headquartered in Royal Oak, Mich. The company’s small team of 4 people  provides social media marketing and web design services, but they also provide UX/UI design, PPC, and SEO services. They work with small and mid-market businesses; the businesses they work with are in the consumer products & services industries. Some of the other industries they work in are the advertising & marketing, education, real estate, and non-profit industries. 
     

    Notable Project

    KARMA jack provided web development services for a veteran non-profit. A graphic designer previously created their branding, and they wanted to integrate the branding into their site along with a blog and an online store. KARMA jack created a WordPress site for the client, and added the features the client wanted. Additionally, they created a Google business site for the client and taught them how to increase traffic. Since launching the website, the client has received positive feedback and has seen an increase in traffic. 

    “Traffic to our website has been growing since our launch. Everyone who has viewed our website, from colleagues to other military organizations, has been telling us how awesome the website looks—I even get texts and emails about it.” — Executive Director, Veteran Nonprofit 
     

    Former clients
    Montessori Kids Universe
    Mike Staff Productions
    Detroit Bold Coffee Company
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Detroit, MI
    4.9
    4.9
    8 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Bark: Certificate of Excellence 2019 Winner

  • 15

    ValidPixel

    ValidPixel is a web design company headquartered in Shelby Township, Mich. The company’s team of less than 10 people provides web design, PPC, SEO, and digital strategy services. 

    Notable Project

    ValidPixel did logo and web design for a commercial cleaning service. The client wanted ValidPixel to create their website and set up their email. The company worked closely with the client to create a custom web design and integrate it into a CMS. Additionally, they created a logo, booking feature, and an email server. The client received positive customer feedback, and saw increased customer interaction.

    “All of my customers seem happy. Many reach out to me through the website, so I’m pretty happy with the work delivered.” — Owner, Commercial Cleaning Service

    Former clients
    Amazing Floors
    TDX Transport
    United Facility Supplies
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Shelby Township, MI
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 16

    Fifty & Five

    Fifty & Five is a creative agency headquartered in Orlando, Fla. with an additional location in Redondo Beach, Calif. The agency was founded in 2009. They have about 26 employees who provide social media marketing, advertising, and branding services to primarily small and midmarket-sized businesses in various industries. 

    Notable Project

    Fifty & Five managed social media accounts on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter for a pizza franchise. They not only developed content but also talked to consumers and resolved challenges. They supported an increase in the client's digital reach and engagement.

    "I can text them any time of the day, and their team will respond." — Director, Pizza Franchise

    Former clients
    NBC/Universal
    Solar Bears
    Warner Brother's
    Rent-A-Car
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Rochester, MI
    4.5
    4.5
    1 Clutch review
  • 17

    AppWT LLC (Websites & Much More)

    AppWT, LLC is a freelance software company founded in 2020 and based in Livonia, Mich. They offer market research, social media marketing, and SEO solutions to small and mid-market firms in the fields of retail, consumer products, and more.

    Notable Project

    AppWT, LLC developed a website for a catering company. The site’s owner lacked the expertise to build a website on their own and outsourced assistance from AppWT, LLC. The company experienced an uptick in business since the site’s launch.

    “I am perfectly satisfied with their work and communication.” - Owner, Catering Company

    Former clients
    So Moon Bowl and Sushi
    Uncle Harry's Barbecue Catering, LLC
    Eddy's Family Dining
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Livonia, MI
    5.0
    5.0
    5 Clutch reviews
  • 18

    Refine Your Website

    Refine Your Website is a digital strategy firm based in Oxford, Mich. Founded in 1999 ,their team of freelancers serves clients in the media and publishing sectors. Services include web design and content marketing.

    Notable Project

    Refine Your Website does web development for a media company. Their work is impactful and smooth. The team is exceptionally trustworthy.

    “95% of the time things work great.” – President, Media Company

    Former clients
    Renaissance Media
    Wellness Dentistry Network
    CAPPA
    Lorient Capital
    SEEN Magazine
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    groupFreelancer Employees
    place Oxford, MI
    4.5
    4.5
    1 Clutch review
  • 19

    Clutch Digital Development

    Clutch Digital Development is a marketing agency based in Southfield, Mich. with fewer than 10 employees. They specialize in social media marketing, web development, and SEO services to various clients.

    Notable Project

    Clutch Digital Development provided web design and development solutions for a health retreat company. The goal was to redesign the client's website. Clutch Digital Development’s contributions helped double traffic on the website since the redesign.

    “Any and all issues were resolved quickly and the quality of work was exceptional!” - CEO, Health Retreat Company

    Former clients
    The Point Retreats
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Southfield, MI
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 20

    Altius Technologies

    Altius Technologies is an integrated solutions provider based in Coimbatore, India, and founded in 1997. With over 50 members, they provide digital strategy, social media marketing, and content marketing solutions for clients in the fields of business services, e-commerce, and retail.

    Notable Project

    Altius Technologies designed a solution for a product catalog. The catalog was designed for an equipment company that needed to showcase their goods. The company is satisfied with the results.

    “Quick turn around and good quality work.” - General Manager, Equipment Company

    Former clients
    Watson's
    Transcat
    Werner
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Farmington Hills, MI
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 21

    EGO

    EGO is a development company based in Birmingham, Mich. Founded in 2014, their team of around eight employees provides web and custom software development services.

    Notable Project

    The team developed a custom WordPress site for a country club, giving the partner a more clean, professional layout. Their work was praised by members of the club who commended the platform for its navigability and ease of use.

    "The level of service they provide is far above what I’d expect from a partner company." Membership Director,  Country Club

    Former clients
    Birmingham Country Club
    Delaire Country Club
    Sharon Dorram Color at Sally Hershberger
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Birmingham, MI
    4.5
    4.5
    1 Clutch review
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