Our Top Picks

3Q-Digital
3Q Digital
  • Advertising & Marketing
  • Technology
  • Retail
3Q Digital styles itself as more than a mere digital marketing services company. According to its website, it’s also a growth partner. It operates in 10 locations around the world, including San Diego and seven other U.S. cities, as well as Singapore and Dublin. The agency uses its proprietary 3Q Operating System (3QoS) to ensure its clients take full advantage of all customer journey channels and interactions. The digital marketing capabilities of 3Q Digital include paid media, strategy, decision sciences, creative, SEO and content, and SMB growth with 3Q accelerate.

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3Q-Digital
3Q Digital
  • Starting Price
    • Contact for quote
  • Address
    363 5th Ave., Suite 300, San Diego, California 92101
  • Number of Employees
    250 - 999
  • Phone Number
    650-539-4124
  • Service Lines
    UX/UI Design
    BI & Big Data Consulting & SI
    Branding
Industry Focus
  • Advertising & Marketing
  • Technology
  • Retail
Bop-Design
Bop Design
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Manufacturing
  • Energy & natural resources
Bop Design provides web design, content marketing, and digital strategy services. The company helps its clients develop and implement effective B2B marketing strategies that make use of thought leadership content. Bop Design helps design marketing content that generates leads and streamlines the customer journey. The company works only with B2B companies. Bop Design rightly notes on its site that B2C marketing strategies often don’t work for B2B businesses. For that reason, it focuses on developing B2B marketing strategies and helping B2B companies develop a website that serves as a dynamic resource center that consistently attracts and retains visitors.

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Bop-Design
Bop Design
  • Starting Price
    • $150 - $199 / hr
  • Address
    610 W. Ash Street, Suite 706, San Diego, CA 92101
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    619-373-0955
  • Service Lines
    Web Design
    Content Marketing
    Digital Strategy
Industry Focus
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Manufacturing
  • Energy & natural resources
Brandetize
Brandetize
  • Hospitality & leisure
  • Real estate
  • Financial Services
Brandetize is a full-service marketing team that has helped businesses increase their bottom line successfully for nearly 20 years. Some of the services Brandetize offers include digital strategy, content marketing, SEO, paid media, social media, email, branding, and website design and build.

The agency follows a holistic approach to its digital strategy by tailoring content to customer-buying journeys and supporting them with credibility and conversion-focused campaigns. It has worked with major clients like Brian Tracy, Jack Canfield, Rule One Investing, and HeartMath and is based in San Diego.

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Brandetize
Brandetize
  • Starting Price
    • $100 - $149 / hr
  • Address
    2840 Fifth Ave., Ste 200 San Diego, CA 92103
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    858-436-7350
  • Service Lines
    Digital Strategy
    Content Marketing
    Search Engine Optimization
Industry Focus
  • Hospitality & leisure
  • Real estate
  • Financial Services
BusinessOnline
BusinessOnline
  • Manufacturing
  • Information technology
  • Business services
BusinessOnline is a B2B digital marketing agency that offers PPC, SEO, and digital strategy services to businesses in the manufacturing, information technology, and business services industries. With notable clients such as HP and Lincoln Electric, this agency delivers on various areas of expertise. These include not only paid media, SEO, and digital strategy but also ABM strategy and execution, content creation and experience mapping, and always-on-channel optimization. It relies on a five-stage proprietary process that starts with identifying your audience and ends in delivering actionable analytics.

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BusinessOnline
BusinessOnline
  • Starting Price
    • $150 - $199 / hr
  • Address
    600 B Street, Suite 300 San Diego, CA 92101
  • Number of Employees
    50 - 249
  • Phone Number
    866-333-1265
  • Service Lines
    Pay Per Click
    Search Engine Optimization
    Digital Strategy
Industry Focus
  • Manufacturing
  • Information technology
  • Business services
Doctor Multimedia
Doctor Multimedia
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Hospitality & leisure
  • Other industries
Doctor Multimedia is a medical marketing company that offers SEO, web development, and social media marketing to healthcare institutions and medical service practitioners. Its notable clients include Mohnacky Animal Hospital, Morrisville Cat Hospital, and Community Veterinary Clinic. The company helps steer customers to you by making it easy for people who search for medical services online to quickly find your site. This agency’s web development services are focused exclusively on businesses in the medical services industry. It creates medical services websites that enhance patients’ experience and optimize your practice’s revenue.

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Doctor Multimedia
Doctor Multimedia
  • Starting Price
    • $100 - $149 / hr
  • Address
    4660 La Jolla Village Dr. Suite 740 San Diego, CA 92122
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    800-679-3309
  • Service Lines
    Search Engine Optimization
    Web Development
    Social Media Marketing
Industry Focus
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Hospitality & leisure
  • Other industries
Eboost Consulting
Eboost Consulting
  • eCommerce
According to its website, Eboost Consulting uses digital marketing to help online brands thrive. One of the ways the company achieves this goal is by providing social media marketing and PPC services, including Paid Social, Amazon PPC, and Paid Search. Paid Social involves the creation of social media ad campaigns by the company’s team of experts. Its Amazon PPC services relies on AI algorithms to identify opportunities and boost sales. Likewise, AI and machine learning technology power the agency’s Paid Search services to help its clients gain a lead in the market.

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Eboost Consulting
Eboost Consulting
  • Starting Price
    • $200 - $300 / hr
  • Address
    701 Palomar Airport Road, #170 Carlsbad, CA 92011
  • Number of Employees
    2 - 9
  • Phone Number
    619-383-1344
  • Service Lines
    Social Media Marketing
    Pay Per Click
Industry Focus
  • eCommerce
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Ignite Visibility
  • Financial Services
  • Advertising & Marketing
  • Health care & Medical
Ignite Visibility is an SEO company that serves businesses in a variety of industries, including financial services, advertising and marketing, and healthcare. It has several notable clients, such as Tony Robbins, Sharp Healthcare, and National Funding. Within the digital marketing field, the main services the company provides are SEO, PPC advertising, and email marketing. Its SEO services include local and international SEO, digital PR and link building, and SEO consulting. For PPC advertising, Ignite Visibility offers paid media, Google AdWords, Facebook advertising, and more. Its email marketing services include email list growth services and email marketing automation.

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Ignite Visibility
  • Starting Price
    • $100 - $149 / hr
  • Address
    3770 Tansy St San Diego, CA 92121
  • Number of Employees
    50 - 249
  • Phone Number
    619-752-1955
  • Service Lines
    Search Engine Optimization
    Pay Per Click
    Email Marketing
Industry Focus
  • Financial Services
  • Advertising & Marketing
  • Health care & Medical
L7 Creative
L7 Creative
  • Business services
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Financial services
L7 Creative provides digital marketing services to a diverse clientele in various industries, including business services, healthcare, and financial services. Its clients — such as E3 Housing Solutions, Cannabis Science REinvented, and dB Logic — benefit from L7 Creative’s digital marketing services. These include web development, branding, and web design. On the web design end, the company provides website discovery and planning, CMS, front-end website development, and e-commerce. For branding, L7 Creative provides brand strategy, creative strategy, and advertising. The company also offers fractional CMO, marketing plans, search engine marketing, and more.

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L7 Creative
L7 Creative
  • Starting Price
    • $100 - $149 / hr
  • Address
    5927 Balfour Court, Suite 104, Carlsbad, CA 92008
  • Number of Employees
    2 - 9
  • Phone Number
    760-389-1702
  • Service Lines
    Web Development
    Branding
    Web Design
Industry Focus
  • Business services
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Financial services
Nextleft
NextLeft
  • Other industries
  • Advertising & marketing
  • eCommerce
With a mission to turn in-house marketing teams into superheroes, NextLeft provides SEO, content marketing, and conversion optimization services. It does so through strategy, technology, execution, and conversions. The company helps its clients optimize their rankings through proper coding, quality content, and keyword research. With this agency as your digital marketing partner, your business will create unique content and post it with the right timing, on the right channels, to maximize your brand’s visibility. L7 Creative ensures its clients take full advantage of e-commerce platforms such as Shopify and WooCommerce. Through paid media, the agency enables clients to earn clicks and expand the reach of their brand.

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Nextleft
NextLeft
  • Starting Price
    • $100 - $149 / hr
  • Address
    2255 Avenida De La Playa Suite 3, La Jolla, CA 92037
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    858-671-1993
  • Service Lines
    Search Engine Optimization
    Content Marketing
    Conversion Optimization
Industry Focus
  • Other industries
  • Advertising & marketing
  • eCommerce
Nimbletoad
Nimbletoad
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Hospitality & leisure
  • Legal
Nimbletoad offers digital strategy, web design, and SEO services to companies in the healthcare, hospitality, and legal industries. Hilton Grand Vacations, Maderas Golf Club, and Legoland Parks are but a few of this company’s notable clients. Nimebletoad provides a mix of digital marketing strategies that includes e-commerce web development, SEO and local search, Google Ads and Bing PPC, landing page design, conversion rate optimization, and reputation management. As your company and its goals evolve, Nimbletoad shifts the precise mix of services it provides. The agency enables your company to maintain a strategy that relies on the appropriate tactics and channels to create a story customers deeply connect with.

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Nimbletoad
Nimbletoad
  • Starting Price
    • $150 - $199 / hr
  • Address
    6965 El Camino Real, Suite 105-642 Carlsbad, CA 92009
  • Number of Employees
    2 - 9
  • Phone Number
    760-814-1001
  • Service Lines
    Digital Strategy
    Web Design
    Search Engine Optimization
Industry Focus
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Hospitality & leisure
  • Legal
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Out & About Communications
  • Finance
  • Consulting
  • Other Industries
Out & About Communications works with companies that want to scale up or reach new markets with a focus on the financial services industry. Its specialties include email and content marketing, lead generation, SEO, and paid advertising. Its small team size ensures that it'll take a customized approach to every project.

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Out & About Communications
  • Starting Price
    • $100 - $149/hour
  • Address
    4241 Jutland Drive, Suite 301 San Diego, CA 92117
  • Number of Employees
    2 - 9
  • Phone Number
    619-564-8584
  • Service Lines
    Branding
    E-Commerce Development
    Marketing Strategy
Industry Focus
  • Finance
  • Consulting
  • Other Industries
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SEO Inc.
  • Advertising & marketing
SEO Inc. is a digital marketing company that serves companies in the marketing and advertising industry. The main elements of digital marketing the company focuses on are SEO and PPC advertising. It has a diverse portfolio of clients, notable among them being PG&E, 20th Century Fox, and Tacori. With over 17 years in the industry, SEO Inc. helps its clients gain visibility in a competitive market.

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SEO Inc.
  • Starting Price
    • $150 - $199 / hr
  • Address
    2011 Palomar Airport Rd, Suite 101 Carlsbad, CA 92011
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    877-736-0006
  • Service Lines
    Search Engine Optimization
    Pay Per Click
Industry Focus
  • Advertising & marketing
Storm-Brain
Storm Brain
  • Financial services
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Government
Storm Brain provides social media marketing, SEO, and web design services to businesses in the financial services and healthcare industries, as well as to the government. According to its website, it uses paid media, owned media, and earned media to engage with its clients’ audiences across various social media platforms. It has a team in San Diego that specializes in social media advertising, most notably on Facebook. In addition to providing social media marketing and SEO services, Storm Brain offers web development services that help communicate your brand’s value, improve its visibility, and grow its profits.

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Storm-Brain
Storm Brain
  • Starting Price
    • $150 - $199 / hr
  • Address
    2150 W. Washington St. Suite 104 San Diego, CA 92110
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    619-618-0344
  • Service Lines
    Social Media Marketing
    Search Engine Optimization
    Web Design
Industry Focus
  • Financial services
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Government
Tinuiti
Tinuiti
  • Retail
  • Consumer Products & Services
  • eCommerce
Tinuiti serves businesses in the retail, consumer products and services, and e-commerce industries by offering services that include conversion optimization, media planning and buying, and social media marketing. With notable clients that include Tommy Bahama and USA Today, this digital marketing services provider has divisions that specialize in providing the best results on Google, Amazon, and Facebook. Service offerings include Amazon, Paid Social, Paid Search, Shopping & Feed, Programmatic & Display, and more. Tinuiti clients uniquely benefit from Mobius, the company’s proprietary digital marketing technology, which offers marketing intelligence and analytics. The Mobius product suite includes MobiusOS, Mobius apps, and Mobiusx.

Summary

  • Starting Price
    • Contact for quote
  • Address
    707 Broadway #1900 San Diego, CA 92101
  • Number of Employees
    250 - 999
  • Phone Number
    833-846-8484
  • Service Lines
    Conversion Optimization
    Media Planning & Buying
    Social Media Marketing
Industry Focus
  • Retail
  • Consumer Products & Services
  • eCommerce
Titan-Growth
Titan Growth
  • Advertising & marketing
  • Business services
  • Consumer products & services
Titan Growth specializes in SEO and paid media. The industries it serves include marketing and advertising, business services, and consumer products and services. According to the company’s website, its SEO strategy achieves notable results with the use of technology, data, and analysis. Specifically, the company relies on TitanBOT®, its proprietary technology, to draw insights from its clients’ websites. Titan Growth also uses PPC campaigns (Google and Bing) and social media ads (Facebook and Instagram) to zero in on your company’s audience and deliver highly personalized ads. Moreover, the paid media provide important market insights that inform your SEO strategy.

Summary

Titan-Growth
Titan Growth
  • Starting Price
    • $100 - $149 / hr
  • Address
    10907 Technology Place San Diego, CA 92127
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    800-658-7511
  • Service Lines
    Search Engine Optimization
    Pay Per Click
Industry Focus
  • Advertising & marketing
  • Business services
  • Consumer products & services
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Tower33 Digital, Inc.
  • Education
  • Real estate
  • Business services
Tower33 Digital specializes in providing PPC services to businesses in the nonprofit, education, real estate, travel, and business services industries. The company has several notable clients, including YMCA of San Diego County, University of Arizona Online, and Islands Restaurants. According to its website, Tower33 clients benefit by attracting high-quality customers, improving conversion rates, and minimizing acquisition costs. The digital marketing strategy that Tower33 offers utilizes PPC advertising to find targeted audiences, conversion practices to create opportunities, and data that informs optimization. To be specific, the company’s PPC services include search, social, display, and native ad networks.

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Tower33 Digital, Inc.
  • Starting Price
    • $100 - $149 / hr
  • Address
    2292 Faraday Ave #100 Carlsbad, CA 92008
  • Number of Employees
    2 - 9
  • Phone Number
    760-845-0100
  • Service Lines
    Pay Per Click
Industry Focus
  • Education
  • Real estate
  • Business services

How We Chose the Top Digital Marketing Agencies in San Diego

As a business, you want to make sure you choose the best digital marketing company you can afford, because your choice directly impacts your marketing results and, ultimately, your profits. To determine the best digital marketing companies in San Diego, we consider three main factors: multiple service lines, the size of the firm, and industry focus. Before we delve into the list of top digital marketing companies in San Diego, let's take a brief look at why these three factors are crucial.

Multiple Service Lines

Successful digital marketing involves several elements working in concert to produce results that justify your investment. These elements include digital strategy, web design, branding, search engine optimization (SEO), social media marketing, pay per click (PPC) advertising, and more. For that reason, we give preference to digital marketing companies that provide multiple service lines. These companies tend to offer a diverse mix of digital marketing elements that serve the unique needs of your business and produce results that match your objectives.

Size of Firm

The most suitable digital marketing companies are the ones that provide services that match the scale of your business. Partnering with a company of the right size improves the chances that you'll achieve your intended results. An appropriately sized digital marketing company can effectively serve your needs because it has the resources to reach your entire audience. Key among these resources are the size of its budget and staff. Furthermore, a sufficiently sized firm will provide digital marketing services that scale alongside your business. That way, you won't need to search for a new firm when your business grows.

Industry Focus

In addition to identifying an appropriately sized digital marketing company that offers multiple service lines, you also need to partner with a firm that serves businesses like yours. A firm that specializes in your industry knows the digital marketing strategies that will work for your business. Consequently, the moment you bring the company on board, it will take a relatively short time to execute strategy and start assessing results. Soon after, you'll be optimizing digital marketing strategies that have proven effective. With the above considerations in mind, let’s dive into the 15 best digital marketing firms to hire in San Diego.

Questions to Ask Digital Marketing Agencies

With so many digital marketing companies in San Diego each offering similar features, it’s important to ask the right questions during your initial discovery call or demo. To help you make the right inquiries, we put together a downloadable list of questions to ask your prospective digital marketing company.

Download the questions to ask Digital Marketing Companies