Our Top Picks

(un)Common-Logic
(un)Common Logic
  • Marketing & Advertising
(un)Common Logic serves clients in Austin and across the United States by relying on data to create customized digital marketing campaigns. It provides SEO, PPC advertising, and conversion rate optimization (CRO), including A/B and multivariate testing. Some of the well-known brands it has worked with are Blue Apron, Yahoo, and Liquid Web. While it focuses on marketing and advertising, it serves clients in all industries, including a range of them in the business-to-business (B2B) and business-to-consumer (B2C) verticals.

While its SEO services cover all of the basics – from content and backlink strategies to architectural SEO – what sets its apart is its offbeat attitude and the “surprising facts” it discovers along the way. This includes focusing on your customers’ needs and behaviors, rather than just analyzing clicks.

Summary

(un)Common-Logic
(un)Common Logic
  • Starting Price
    • $150 - $199 / hr
  • Address
    5926 Balcones Drive, Suite 130, Austin, TX 78731
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    512-872-6943
  • Service Lines
    Pay Per Click, Search Engine Optimization, Conversion Optimization
Industry Focus
  • Marketing & Advertising
Brandastic
Brandastic.com
  • Marketing & advertising
Brandtastic offers brand-focused SEO and digital marketing that can handle everything from Magento development to UI design. They’ve worked with brands as varied as the Girl Scouts, Fujifilm, and the UFC Gym, and can provide comprehensive “Brand Care” solutions that coordinate your marketing and reputation management strategies.

Brandtastic has offices in Austin and Los Angeles, and they offer SEO services for both local and national businesses. Their packages include technical SEO, link building, and content writing, and they provide a free SEO audit to prospective customers. You’ll also get a custom report each month with detailed metrics on your campaign.

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Brandastic
Brandastic.com
  • Starting Price
    • $150 - $199 / hr
  • Address
    600 Congress Ave, 14th Floor, Austin, TX 78701
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    888-339-5275
  • Service Lines
    Search Engine Optimization, E-Commerce Development, Branding
Industry Focus
  • Marketing & advertising
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DIGITECH
  • Information technology
  • Healthcare & medical
  • Consumer products & services
DIGITECH is a branding and marketing agency with a focus on visual design. Some of their most well-known clients are Universal Music Group, the University of Texas, and the American Heart Association. They offer website design, paid marketing, branding, and more, helping you get the traffic you need using reputable SEO practices.

Their link building services are particularly noteworthy because they’ve partnered with universities and top publishers to provide high-quality backlinks from trusted .edu domains that can boost your search engine rankings and build your reputation.

They also limit the number of clients they take on to 10 at a time, allowing for a more personalized experience. You’ll be in daily contact with your SEO team, via text, email, and Slack channels, so you’ll know exactly what services you’re getting.

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DIGITECH
  • Starting Price
    • $150 - $199 / hr
  • Address
    7703 N. Lamar Blvd. Suite 510, Austin, TX 78752
  • Number of Employees
    2 - 9
  • Phone Number
    512-653-3003
  • Service Lines
    Web Design, Search Engine Optimization, Branding
Industry Focus
  • Information technology
  • Healthcare & medical
  • Consumer products & services
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Direct Line Development
  • Marketing & Advertising
Direct Line Development is a web design and development agency with offices in Austin and Philadelphia. Their recent projects include EcoThrive Builders and Austin Bathroom Remodels, and they can handle everything from logo design to local SEO services.

Their Basic SEO package includes a local search audit, competitor analysis, keyword research, and optimization for Google Business, Apple Maps, Yelp, and Bing Places. Their Advanced and Professional packages come with additional services, including four to eight pieces of content each month.

Some of their industry specialties include clothing stores, coffee shops, beauty salons, real estate agencies, and lawyers.

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Direct Line Development
  • Starting Price
    • $50 - $99 / hr
  • Address
    9009 Mountain Ridge Dr #200, Austin, TX 78759
  • Number of Employees
    50 - 249
  • Phone Number
    512-551-2306
  • Service Lines
    Search Engine Optimization, Web Design, Web Development
Industry Focus
  • Marketing & Advertising
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Directive
  • Information technology
  • Telecommunications
  • Healthcare & medical
Directive specializes in SEO and PPC advertising, with a dedicated team of analysts and an account manager who will communicate with you daily on Slack. They mostly work with software companies, ranging from funded startups to enterprises, such as SumoLogic, Linode, Soluble, and Restaurant365.

Directive has offices in Austin, as well as in New York, California, and London, so they can work with you no matter where you are. Their SEO services include automated and scalable link building campaigns, content marketing, digital PR, and more. Plus, you’ll get customized reports so you can easily keep track of your ROI.

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Directive
  • Starting Price
    • $150 - $199 / hr
  • Address
    9225 Bee Caves Road, Austin, TX 78733
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    949-214-4024
  • Service Lines
    Search Engine Optimization, Pay Per Click
Industry Focus
  • Information technology
  • Telecommunications
  • Healthcare & medical
Effective-Spend
Effective Spend
  • e-Commerce
  • Software & technology
  • Travel
Effective Spend is an Austin-based SEO and PPC agency focusing on tech, e-commerce, travel, and entertainment. It has worked with local brands like the Alamo Drafthouse, Snap Kitchen, and Turnkey Vacation Rentals as well as international powerhouses like Veeam Software.

The agency takes an in-house approach, partnering closely with its clients and acting as a true extension of their marketing team. Its comprehensive services include paid search and social, technical SEO, content marketing, and digital PR. The company has recently opened a second office in Los Angeles.

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Effective-Spend
Effective Spend
  • Starting Price
    • $150 - $199 / hr
  • Address
    210 Barton Springs Rd, #400, Austin, TX 78704
  • Number of Employees
    50 - 249
  • Phone Number
    512-553-6875
  • Service Lines
    Social Media Marketing, Pay Per Click, Search Engine Optimization
Industry Focus
  • e-Commerce
  • Software & technology
  • Travel
Envision-Creative
Envision Creative
  • Marketing & advertising
Envision Creative focuses on lead generation and revenue growth with SEO strategies that aim to increase your brand recognition. They’ve worked with companies like Hilton, the Make-A-Wish Foundation, the University of Texas, and more. Their SEO services encompass everything from technical SEO to mobile and voice search optimization.

Envision Creative has been in business since 2001, and uses their trademarked 5 | E Repositioning Formula™ to develop effective digital marketing plans. They also offer dozens of free resources, such as a Social Media Reporting Checklist and a Lead Generation calculator. Other services include web design and PPC advertising.

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Envision-Creative
Envision Creative
  • Starting Price
    • $150 - $199 / hr
  • Address
    3400 Northland Drive, Austin, TX 78731
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    512-292-1049
  • Service Lines
    Branding, Conversion Optimization, Advertising
Industry Focus
  • Marketing & advertising
Insignia-SEO-_-Web-Design
Insignia SEO & Web Design
  • Marketing & advertising
Insignia is an Austin-based SEO firm that offers web and graphic design, SEO, direct marketing, PPC advertising, and more. They work primarily with small and mid-sized businesses to scale their web presence and credibility.

Their on-site SEO package is designed to address errors in coding; titles, tags, and headers; internal linking; and more. They can also handle classified ad submissions, press release distributions, and social bookmarking.

Their other featured services include web design and reputation management, while extra services include direct mail advertising and call center services.

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Insignia-SEO-_-Web-Design
Insignia SEO & Web Design
  • Starting Price
    • $100 - $149 / hr
  • Address
    401 Congress Ave #1540, Austin, TX 78701
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    512-524-9473
  • Service Lines
    Direct Marketing, Social Media Marketing, Search Engine Optimization
Industry Focus
  • Marketing & advertising
KitelyTech
KitelyTech
  • Information Technology & Services
KitelyTech maintains offices in Austin, as well as Chicago, Detroit, Atlanta, NYC, and more, so they can handle your local SEO campaign or develop a national strategy. In addition to SEO, they provide custom software and mobile app development, making them a great fit for a comprehensive digital marketing campaign.

KitelyTech works with major brands, as well as solopreneurs and startups, with clients ranging from Quantivize Health to Klein Consulting and Owen Deutsch Photography. Their SEO services include content writing, app store optimization, Franchise SEO, Professional SEO, and other packages tailored for specific industries.

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KitelyTech
KitelyTech
  • Starting Price
    • $100 - $149/hr
  • Address
    600 Congress Ave, 14th Floor, Austin, TX 78701
  • Number of Employees
    50 - 249
  • Phone Number
    512-895-9552
  • Service Lines
    Custom Software Development, Mobile App Development, Web Development
Industry Focus
  • Information Technology & Services
Leverage-Marketing
Leverage Marketing
  • Marketing & Advertising
Leverage Marketing can serve as your entire SEO department or as part of an existing team – even if you only need “half” of an SEO or PPC specialist for now. Leverage will provide the strategy, experience, and technology, and you can add on team members as your company’s web presence grows.

Their SEO services include technical SEO, content creating, link building, and more. They can also handle web design and email marketing, with everything accessible to clients via their shared project management platform.

Leverage Marketing is based in Austin, and has over 17 years of experience. Some of the industries they focus on are healthcare, travel and hospitality, and ecommerce, as well as Emerging Businesses with over $500,000 in annual revenue.

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Leverage-Marketing
Leverage Marketing
  • Starting Price
    • $100-$149/hr
  • Address
    2400 E Cesar Chavez, #214 Austin, TX 78702
  • Number of Employees
    11-50
  • Phone Number
    512-236-5002
  • Service Lines
    eCommerce, Lead Generations
Industry Focus
  • Marketing & Advertising
MARION
MARION
  • Financial services
  • Healthcare & medical
  • Energy & natural resources
Marion is a full-service agency that does everything from branding and design to digital and traditional marketing. You can choose from either ongoing marketing support, or a one-time marketing project, such as web design or logo design. They can even create trade show displays and direct mail marketing.

When it comes to SEO, they offer a Digital Only option, which includes website hosting, email and content marketing, PCC advertising, and graphic design, starting at $2,500 per month. The Full-Service option comes with a dedicated account manager and all creative services included, starting at $4000 per month.

Brands they’ve worked with include Moonshot Compost, Beetnik Organic Goods, and companies in financial services, healthcare, and natural resources industries.

Summary

  • Starting Price
    • $150 - $199 / hr
  • Address
    1701 Guadalupe St., Austin, TX 78701
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    512-522-6197
  • Service Lines
    Social Media Marketing, Search Engine Optimization, Pay Per Click
Industry Focus
  • Financial services
  • Healthcare & medical
  • Energy & natural resources
Neon-Ambition
Neon Ambition
  • Financial services
  • Healthcare & medical
  • Legal services
Neon Ambition specializes in online marketing intended to help you generate more qualified leads for your business. While the company was founded in Austin, it now has a remote workforce spread across the country that works with clients across Texas and throughout the country. It has an experienced team that averages more than 12 years of experience from top to bottom.

Its services include local and national SEO services, Google Ads, and Facebook Ads management, content marketing as a HubSpot Gold Partner, and web design. It works with business-to-business (B2B) and business-to-consumer (B2C) clients, helping them focus on selling and craft messaging that resonates and differentiates them from their competition. Every company is unique, and every strategy it crafts for clients is unique to each one’s situation, goals, and budget.

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Neon-Ambition
Neon Ambition
  • Starting Price
    • $100 - $149 / hr
  • Address
    701 Brazos Street, Austin, TX 78701
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    512-402-5673
  • Service Lines
    Search Engine Optimization, Content Marketing, Pay Per Click
Industry Focus
  • Financial services
  • Healthcare & medical
  • Legal services
PixelCutLabs
PixelCutLabs
  • e-Commerce
  • Other industries
PixelCutLabs is a small SEO firm based in Austin that prides itself on three core values: transparency, education, and accountability. They back this up with a client-facing dashboard so you can always see what’s going on, as well as educational podcasts and client training sessions to help you understand their SEO practices better.

Their services are geared toward ecommerce SEO, and particularly for brands with annual revenue over $500,000. Their clients include The Pet Vet, the College Football Playoff Foundation, and Junebug Weddings. They also offer standalone SEO auditing services that provide you with up to 50 pages of recommendations you can put into action yourself, as well as a la carte SEO copywriting services.

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PixelCutLabs
PixelCutLabs
  • Starting Price
    • $100 - $149 / hr
  • Address
    2301 West Anderson Lane #100, Austin, TX 78757
  • Number of Employees
    2 - 9
  • Phone Number
    214-495-1019
  • Service Lines
    Search Engine Optimization
Industry Focus
  • e-Commerce
  • Other industries
Volacci
Volacci
  • Business services
  • Manufacturing
  • Information technology
Volacci offers Drupal SEO that you can implement yourself using their SEO checklist, or you can hire them yourself for site migrations, conversion rate optimization, and more. They can create naming conventions and help you with anchor text, 301 redirects, and other SEO challenges that come up when migrating your website to Drupal.

Their clients include Taleo, Fast Company, State Farm, HP, and Zappos. Although their SEO services are primarily intended for Drupal sites, they also offer PPC management, lead generation, and Google Analytics services. Their Quick Start plan starts at $900 per month, and includes tag management and conversion rate optimization.

Summary

  • Starting Price
    • $150 - $199 / hr
  • Address
    13359 Hwy 183 N, Suite 406-270, Austin, TX 78750
  • Number of Employees
    2 - 9
  • Phone Number
    512-989-2945
  • Service Lines
    Search Engine Optimization, Digital Strategy, Conversion Optimization
Industry Focus
  • Business services
  • Manufacturing
  • Information technology
Webii
WEBii
  • Marketing & advertising
WEBii has been in business since 1996 and focuses on providing services to small and midsized businesses (SMBs) in the Austin area. It has worked with the Rotary Club of Austin, the University of Texas, Powerhouse Animation, and dozens of other brands.

In addition to SEO services, it offers web design, web development, and web hosting services so that you can fulfill your company’s digital needs all in one place. WEBii also has experience with e-commerce and e-learning web development, including the development of an online course for a defensive driving school.

Summary

  • Starting Price
    • $150 - $199 / hr
  • Address
    8500 Shoal Creek Blvd Building 4, Suite 104 Austin, TX 78759
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    512-241-1777
  • Service Lines
    Content Marketing, Search Engine Optimization, Web Design
Industry Focus
  • Marketing & advertising

How We Chose the Best SEO Companies in Austin

SEO firms help businesses improve their web presence by optimizing content, building links, and performing other activities that boost search engine rankings. The best SEO firms know how to adhere to search engine guidelines, while tailoring their strategy to suit your company’s specific needs. We’ve compiled this list of the best SEO firms in Austin based on three key considerations that set them apart from the rest.

Multiple Service Lines

Search engine optimization isn’t a single thing, but multiple services that work together to improve your company’s online presence. This can include PPC advertising, content creating, link building, reputation management, and more. We’ve selected firms with a wide range of service lines to ensure you can get all of your SEO needs covered.

Size of Firm

The best SEO firm for your business depends on how closely you want to be involved in the process. Small firms can provide personalized services and feel like an extension of your own team, while larger firms may perform their services with less frequent contact and collaboration. We’ve included firms of all sizes for you to choose from.

Industry Focus

SEO strategies vary widely from one industry to the next, and the best SEO firms know how to tailor their services to each market. We’ve featured firms that provide standard packages for small businesses, as well as those that focus on a specific niche. If your business is in a highly-specific industry, it’s best to choose a firm that knows it inside and out.

Questions to Ask SEO Companies

With so many SEO firms in Austin 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 SEO agencies.

Download the questions to ask SEO firms