How are online marketing services priced?
Haystack In A Needle generally enters into retainers with clients
for an agreed upon number of hours/month of web marketing consulting.
However, in some cases we do SEO audits of web sites. This is
primarily for large businesses with a staff capable of implementing
the SEO work.
What should I look for in a professional
web marketing company?
Just like pricing, the quality of professional search engine
marketing work is all over the map, and doesn't necessarily correlate
with pricing, so it's worth spending some time researching who's
What makes this especially important is that overly aggressive
search engine optimization techniques can actually get your site
penalized or banned, so make sure you're putting your site in
the hands of someone you can trust.
How can I compare web marketing or search
engine optimization companies?
One strategy for figuring out who's legitimate is to tell your
prospective search engine optimization companies who else you're
considering. It will only take them a minute to explain to you
whether the other vendors you're considering are honest competition,
or scam artists. Here's
an example article we wrote about a company we have no respect
for and have received great feedback from other legitimate SEO's
who feel the same way.