How We Chose the Best Digital Marketing Companies in Denver

Denver is known for its world-class cultural attractions and thriving craft breweries, but what often goes under the radar is Denver’s love for start-ups. So, logically, many of those craft breweries in Denver need the help of digital marketing companies to make themselves known to customers. Many other start-ups exist, in fields such as outdoor recreation and financial services. We’ve selected 15 Denver and Colorado-based digital marketing agencies, based on an objective list of criteria.

Multiple Service Lines

Web design, SEO, PPC … the list goes on. Some claim to be jacks-of-all-trades, but we believe it’s best when companies specialize in something. As such, all the digital marketing agencies on this list offer various services, with some offering more than others and some being more specialized in, say, SEO over CRO.

Size of Firm

Big, small, or medium. That's often a tough choice to make, but it’s a very important one. Usually, small-scale clients prefer dealing with small-scale agencies, as it’s easier to build lasting relationships and causes less work anxiety. But some may need the assistance of bigger agencies, and we’ve taken that into account.

Industry Focus

Long gone are the days of the coal industry. Now, Colorado-based companies focus mainly on tourism, aerospace, and IT industries. But that doesn’t mean that every digital agency focuses on the same thing, so each company on this list is unique in its own way.

The 15 Best Digital Marketing Companies in Denver

Brightlark Digital

2000 S. Colorado Blvd. Tower 1 Ste. 2000
Denver, CO 80222

Challenging times require major restructuring, unique perspectives, and a personalized solution plan. Brightlark takes data and utilizes its knowledge of digital strategies, content marketing, and search engine optimization (SEO) to facilitate communication between clients and their user base, increase social media presence, and rework content marketing plans. A free SEO audit performed by Brightlark can help identify lacking areas and upgrade them to cutting-edge search practices. SEO audits can give insights on crawling and indexing, optimizing conversion rates, increasing traffic and engagement, and increasing visibility in search results. It also offers clients various “growth packs,” each containing a subset of digital services.

PriceService LinesDetails
$150-$199/hourDigital strategy, Content marketing, SEO>Number of employees: 2-9
>Notable clients: The Receptionist, MAXIMUS, Interstate Restoration
>More info at Brightlark Digital

BUHV Designs | Denver SEO & Web Design

BUHV Designs
1425 Market St. Ste. 10
Denver, CO 80202

As one of Denver’s most experienced SEO and web design companies, BUHV helps local, national, and global enterprises with creating quality leads, increasing conversion rates, and leveraging ROI. As nothing at BUHV is off the shelf, every project involving web design and digital marketing is unique and educated choices are made with intent by internalizing the goal and defining a tailored approach to delivering results. Under its belt, BUHV has experience in SEO, pay-per-click (PPC) and Google Ads, web design, and content creation. By auditing the client’s campaign to learn more about its goals, researching the market, tracking data, and testing landing pages, ad copy, and forms, it ensures campaigns are always successful.

PriceService LinesDetails
$150-$199/hourWeb design, Digital strategy, SEO>Number of employees: 10-49
>Notable clients: Wellbridge Athletic Clubs, PepperJax Grill
>More info at BUHV Designs | Denver SEO & Web Design

Campfire Digital

Campfire Digital
PO Box 7442
Denver, CO 80207

Campfire Digital cuts to the chase and helps prospecting start-ups in Denver produce real results, such as an increase in ROI and traffic. As a full-service digital marketing agency, it creates social and email ad campaigns, blog posts, and lead gen that works synergistically to boost website leads and conversion rates. With interactive website optimization and maintenance, Campfire’s expert developers keep things secure and running smoothly on all aspects of digital media. Other services include graphic and UX/UI design, branding, PPC, and email marketing. During the COVID-19 pandemic (ongoing as of writing this), it offered free design and implementation of home page banners and pop-ups.

PriceService LinesDetails
$150-$199/hourWeb design, Content marketing, Digital strategy>Number of employees: 2-9
>Notable clients: LawBank, Performance Software, EVstudio, Catalyst Coaching Institute, Timber Apartments
>More info at Campfire Digital

Communications Strategy Group (CSG®)

44 Cook St. Ste. 450
Denver, CO 80206

Although one of the most expensive offerings on this list, CSG’s strategic communications and marketing analysts are highly experienced, having previously worked with Fortune 500 companies to bring about digital marketing solutions, brand and internal communications, marketing analysis, and social media management. Financial enterprises such as Wells Fargo and Charles Schwab trust CSG to offer strategic advice, branding, and PR, as well as content marketing. Whether launching an integrated content marketing campaign or a managed ETF or securing top-tier media coverage as part of its PR plan, CSG always generates tangible results.

PriceService LinesDetails
$200-$300/hourPublic relations, Content marketing, Marketing strategy>Number of employees: 10-49
>Notable clients: Wells Fargo Advisors, Crayola, The Myers-Briggs Company, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, NASA
>Industries served: Education, Financial services, Healthcare & medical
>More info at Communications Strategy Group (CSG®)

Denverdata Web

3070 Blake St. Ste. 200
Denver, CO, 80205

Teams at Denverdata Web work closely with clients to deliver end-to-end solutions and winning strategies in various service lines, including SEO and digital marketing, web development and design, CMS consultancy, web hosting and support, and web architecture development. Clients may have a website that doesn’t generate enough leads to be profitable or a low social media presence. Denverdata’s strategy is to take these issues and rectify them via leading local and national SEO strategies, email marketing, phone cold calls, PPC advertising, and content creation. Ultimately, its goal is to boost clients’ rankings, drive traffic and leads in an upward trend, and increase sales and conversion rates.

PriceService LinesDetails
$150-$199/hourWeb design, SEO, Social media marketing>Number of employees: 10-49
>Notable clients: Structural Consultants Inc., MKK Engineering, Arcwest Architects, DHM Design, 360 Engineering
>Industries served: Business services, Consumer products, E-commerce, Travel & lifestyle, Social
>More info at Denverdata Web

Encite Branding + Marketing + Creative

Encite Branding + Marketing + Creative
PO Box 40284
Denver, CO 80204

Ideas echo customers, meaning that where there’s a service idea, there’s a customer base willing to pay for it. Many start-ups don’t have the facilities, experience, or knowledge to take advantage of the digital world. Encite Branding implements branding and messaging, strategic planning, social media management, copywriting, and PR into every project it works on, ensuring an increase in leads and conversions. Specializing in small businesses in Denver and with a tight-knit team of less than 10 employees, Encite can offer clients fast response rates and a strong partner relationship.

PriceService LinesDetails
$100-$149/hourAdvertising, Branding, Social media marketing>Number of employees: 2-9
>Notable clients: Pickens Technical College, Advanced Vision Technologies, MICROMINE, Incredibles
>Industries served: Retail, Manufacturing, Consumer products & services
>More info at Encite Branding + Marketing + Creative

Firestarter SEO

6901 S. Yosemite Ste. 110
Centennial, CO 80112

Looking for ways to grow your ways by converting search traffic leads into customers? As one of Denver’s most trusted SEO companies, Firestarter SEO removes guesswork and foregone marketing gimmicks and uses a proven framework to create customized SEO solutions that fuel results. Rather than taking a one-dimensional approach to SEO, it optimizes search results from multiple angles, including on-site SEO, local SEO, mobile SEO, site speed, voice search, content creation, back-link building, and CRO. Having worked with clients from various industries, it first audits and analyzes to know where the client’s business is situated in the market and creates blueprints that drive tangible results.

PriceService LinesDetails
Custom quoteSEO, PPC>Number of employees: 2-9
>Industries served: Advertising & marketing
>More info at Firestarter SEO


616 E. Speer Blvd.
Denver, CO 80203

The Denver-based internet marketing and development teams at Fruition conceptualize and help drive innovation within its clientele, leveraging full-service digital design, web development, and marketing expertise, as well as protecting digital assets and growing marketing schemes. Augmented by proprietary in-house software, it excels in working with middle market companies, creating a competitive advantage via SEO, CRO, social media marketing, and PPC ad campaigns. Fruition builds e-commerce solutions and offers managed hosting and ADA compliance services, as well as website/app maintenance. It has proudly helped manage and optimize over 500 websites and generated over $500 million sales per annum for a variety of clients.

PriceService LinesDetails
$100-$149/hourWeb design, Web development, Social media marketing>Number of employees: 10-49
>Notable clients: U.S. Department of Energy, American Golf, National Corporate Housing, Ontario Airport Frame Destination, City of Ontario, CA
>Industries served: E-commerce, Business services, Healthcare & medical
>More info at Fruition


621 Kalamath St. Ste. 010
Denver, CO 80204

E-commerce competition is fierce in Denver, but Inflow’s digital marketing strategies and solutions are fiercer. Inflow has deep knowledge and experience in driving world-class e-commerce solutions, including SEO strategy development, technical SEO, keyword targeting, and link building. Designated as a top e-commerce paid search agency in North America by Google, Inflow offers full-service PPC marketing efforts, including paid shopping ads, display ads, paid social media ads, remarketing, and more. Using a proven methodology, Inflow creates tailored conversion services and has run over 6,000 A/B tests and knows exactly what works in swinging the pendulum in the favor of the client.

PriceService LinesDetails
$150-$199/hourSEO, Conversion optimization, PPC>Number of employees: 10-49
>Notable clients: Veridesk, Gaia, Mountain House, GiftCards, DollarDays
>Industries served: Retail, E-commerce
>More info at Inflow

Madison Taylor Marketing

Madison Taylor Marketing
5613 DTC Pkwy. Ste. 120
Greenwood Village, CO 80111

Communication between teams and clients is imperative when delivering comprehensive marketing solutions, along with strategic planning paired with enterprise-level applications, which is at the core of Madison Taylor Marketing’s philosophy. A true full-service agency, it researches, plans, and executes marketing campaigns, bringing together its knowledge in social media marketing, traditional marketing, inbound and integrated marketing, and account-based marketing. With effective advertising solutions that help move the goal post closer, it targets the client’s audience and the most visible and highest ROI ad spaces. Leveraging its web design and development knowledge, MTM is able to create high-functioning websites that drive leads and revenue up.

PriceService LinesDetails
$150-$199/hourDigital strategy, Marketing strategy, Social media marketing>Number of employees: 10-49
>More info at Madison Taylor Marketing

Max Effect Marketing

Max Effect Marketing
15200 E. Girard Ave. Ste. 3050
Aurora, CO 80014

Local Denver and Colorado start-ups and enterprises may find themselves in need of both digital marketing strategy planning and web development services. Max Effect Marketing recognizes the importance of both and offers cross-platform advertising, custom web/app design and development, and industry-grade marketing automation techniques. With a customized approach to marketing, it ensures each client’s individual business specifications are met. It also offers SEO services, radio/TV advertising, and display network and programmatic advertising.

PriceService LinesDetails
$100-$149/hourSocial media marketing, PPC, Email marketing>Number of employees: 10-49
>Notable clients: Physicians Business Solutions, Regen America, Stem Cell Institute of America, Health Habits Medical Business Consultants, CUSO Financial
>Industries served: Healthcare & medical, Financial services, Business services
>More info at Max Effect Marketing

Metric Theory

Metric Theory
1517 Blake St. Ste. 250
Denver, CO 80202

Is your sales team worried about low-quality leads leading to lower ROI? Looking to funnel new strategies to outcompete other start-ups or enterprises in Denver? Metric Theory does just that, helping clients target customers using PPC advertising, digital strategy implementation, and social media advertising, as well as exponentially growing start-ups from angel round to stock-market IPO. Metric was named as the 2019 SEM Agency of the Year and has a particular knack for male search results optimization. With offices in San Francisco, NYC, Orange County, and Denver, it has worked with over 400 clients owing to its reputation as a top marketing agency.

PriceService LinesDetails
Custom quoteDigital strategy, Social media marketing, PPC>Number of employees: 50-249
>Notable clients: GoFundMe, Zenefits, Optimizely, Tradesy, Getaround
>Industries served: Business services, E-commerce, Retail
>More info at Metric Theory


1400 16th St. Mall Ste. 400
Denver, CO 80202

Taking a holistic approach to web design, NEWMEDIA has developed its approach for more than 20 years, leveraging teams of creative designers and expert internet marketing strategies. NEWMEDIA helps build clean and functional websites, developed with contemporary UX and performance in mind. Clients can also enjoy SEO services, whether local, national, or e-commerce SEO, to put their business on the front page of search engine results. Embracing social media marketing techniques, such as YouTube PPC advertising, it utilizes state-of-the-art technology to track market trends and user data to design the ideal social media strategy.

PriceService LinesDetails
$100-$149/hourWeb design, Web development, Digital strategy>Number of employees: 50-249
>Notable clients: California Almond, PostNet, CBS, Colorado School of Mines
>Industries served: E-commerce, Advertising & marketing, Business services
>More info at NEWMEDIA


7887 E. Belleview Ave. Ste. 1100
Englewood, CO 80111

Many are not aware of the fact that the #1 spot on the Google front page gets double the traffic and visibility of the #2, and the #2 gets double that of the #3. With such fierce competition, it’s important to have trusted SEO partners on your side. SocialSEO not only boosts organic, local, and national SEO, but it also provides PPC advertising, social media marketing, video production, and email marketing services. As industry leaders for over 20 years, its Proprietary Processes are time-proven and field tested, and with monthly data reporting, clients can remain in the know throughout the whole project.

PriceService LinesDetails
$150-$199/hourSEO, Digital strategy, Video production>Number of employees: 50-249
>Notable clients: Gaiam, Jaguar, Cadillac, Cherry Creek Shopping
>More info at SocialSEO

The Brandsmen

The Brandsmen
1800 Wazee St. Ste. 398
Denver, CO 80202

Composed of experienced marketing and branding professionals, Denver-based digital marketing agency The Brandsmen facilitates business growing opportunities using internet services. Whether it’s developing an SEO strategy, developing and designing a new website, or executing a Google PPC campaign, all work is done with the client’s benefit in mind. SEO marketing strategies are the backbone of any efficient digital marketing campaign, as search queries are often one of the first points of customer contact. On-page optimization such as writing metadata and organizing headers, as well as building back-links and creating keyword-efficient content, is important to be ranked on the front page of Google, and The Brandsmen takes care of it all.

PriceService LinesDetails
$50-$99/hourSEO, PPC, Branding>Number of employees: 2-9
>Notable clients: Marygold & Co., Grand Park
>Industries served: Business services, Consumer products & services, Hospitality & leisure
>More info at The Brandsmen

Questions to Ask Digital Marketing Companies

With so many digital marketing companies in Denver 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