Hourly SEO Consulting
Typically we manage the search marketing campaigns for our clients on an ongoing basis, but for those managing their own websites, agencies managing clients, or web design firms, consulting with an expert in “local search” will help you to quickly get up to speed, or solve a particular problem.
Hourly Consulting Rates
Our consulting rate is $250 per hour, minimum 1 hour after which booking is avaliable in half hour increments. For the typical 1 to 2 hour session you should probably budget a half hour for us to prepare a follow up report with specific recomondations or instructions. Our initial discussions will determine if that’s needed.
Contact Us First using our contact form and describe the scope of your needs. This will allow us to make a quick assessment whether a consultation with us will provide the value you need. If we don’t feel we can provide real value we don’t want to waste your time or money.
Who Needs a Local Search Consultant?
Small Business Owners with Internet Skills – If you’ve been actively managing your own local business website, know your way around HTML and have been working to learn SEO on your own we can give you a jump start. A couple hours of consultation could save you months of trial and error using outdated or bogus SEO tactics posted in blogs and forums.
SEO Firms – We work with other SEO companies who’s primary function has long been organic SEO and are looking to get a quick grasp on ranking well in Google Maps.
Web Design Firms – We want to help web designers gain a better understanding of search friendly design practices. The benefits to their clients will be considerable, especially for designers who typically build websites for small local businesses. A firm grasp of the basics of search friendly design goes a long long way at the local level.
Advertising Agencies – Many smaller ad agencies that work with clients in their local area also develop websites for their clients. Local search optimization should be a priority to maximize the effectiveness of the marketing campaigns they’re developing. With traditional marketing backgrounds, SEO is not the strong suit for most ad agencies. We can help fastrack your understanding and implmentation of local SEO.