January 2022

Top Digital Marketing Companies in Canada

From social media to content to SEO to email to advertising, digital marketing involves marketing your business online. Your audience uses these digital channels to find products and services. So, to stand out from competitors, your website and brand must show up online.

Digital marketing agencies help you build a presence on one or multiple internet marketing channels. They help you define goals, create a strategy, execute within a budget, and track ROI. Whether you want to launch an advertising campaign to increase traffic to your website, grow brand awareness on social media, or improve your email performance, a digital marketing company can help you meet your goals.

Luckily, Canada has some of the best digital marketing agencies to hire. Use our list to find and connect with digital marketing agencies in Canada. Evaluate their case studies, project types, and client reviews to determine which company is the best fit for you.

List of the Best Digital Marketing Agencies in Canada

  • 1
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $5,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    Toronto, Canada

    Mediaforce has earned accolades such as a Consumer Choice Award for their work with clients like Ford and Xerox. They specialize in social media marketing, SEO, and PPC for brands in the consumer products and services, healthcare, and information technology industries. 

    Working with point of sale software company Smart Vendor, MediaForce helped the brand increase engagement through a web redesign. Their team redesigned the website architecture by tightening the objectives of potential users and was able to generate 180% more leads in the first three months.

    SERVICES
    • 30% Pay Per Click
    • 30% Search Engine Optimization
    • 30% Social Media Marketing
    • 10% Other
    Our Clients

    Our Clients

    Since it’s inception in 1996, Mediaforce has helped hundreds of business’  grow. Mediaforce provides a wide range of data driven strategic digital marketing services which ultimately help our clients meet their...
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    Project with University of Calgary

    Project with University of Calgary

    Project with Delegation of the...

    Project with Delegation of the...

    Project with Xerox

    Project with Xerox

  • 2
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $1,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    Vancouver, Canada

    Thrive Internet Marketing Agency was built from the philosophy that a great online marketing strategy can help brands outshine their competitors. This belief drives their primary service line of SEO, PPC, and social media strategy for their roster of small business clients.

    Recently the design team at Thrive was hired by direct private lender Longhorn Investments to design a responsive website able to function on both desktop and mobile devices. They came up with a strategy centered around SEO optimized pages, conversions, and pleasing aesthetics that drove a 96% increase in online leads.

     

    SERVICES
    • 60% Search Engine Optimization
    • 20% Social Media Marketing
    • 10% Pay Per Click
    • 10% Other
    Quick Roofing Client Testimonial

    Quick Roofing Client Testimonial

    We deliver massive & sustainable sales growth for your roofing or home renovation company. Learn more: https://thriveagency.com/
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    Daryl Flood Client Testimonial

    Daryl Flood Client Testimonial

    We deliver massive & sustainable sales growth for your relocation and logistics company. Learn more: https://thriveagency.com/
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    The Academy Client Testimonial

    The Academy Client Testimonial

    We deliver massive & sustainable sales growth for your relocation and logistics company. Learn more: https://thriveagency.com/
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    SEO & Digital Marketing For Wood...

    SEO & Digital Marketing For Wood...

    Thrive helps manufacturers attract & convert more leads online for 1 monthly price. We deliver massive & sustainable sales growth for your manufacturing business.
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  • 3
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $1,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    Montreal, Canada

    Social Media 55 clients include The Halal Guys, and they specialize in providing a design-centric approach to social media marketing for their clients. With a focus on emphasizing the most vital elements of brand messaging, Social Media 55 was founded on forward-thinking principles in Montreal.

    When Croo Gloo needed a complete overhaul of their brand approach, they turned to Social Media 55. The agency provided them with an end-to-end analysis of how they could make their approach more targeted, impactful and successful.

    SERVICES
    • 70% Social Media Marketing
    • 20% Search Engine Optimization
    • 10% Pay Per Click
    HGregoire Nissan

    HGregoire Nissan

    3 Nissan Dealerships content, creation, social media management, and more.
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    Arby's

    Arby's

    Social Media Marketing for Arby's Canada.
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    Social Media Marketing

    Social Media Marketing

    We serve Mr. Puffs social media marketing and they serve amazing desserts.
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    The Halal Guys

    The Halal Guys

    Social Media Management, Content Creation, Strategy. The Halal Guys Toronto
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  • 4
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $5,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    2 - 9
    LOCATION:
    Vancouver, Canada

    Forge & Spark Media Ltd. works closely with the teams involved in their clients’ projects to create story-rich content. They specialize in content marketing, social media marketing, and digital strategy for small and mid-market firms, with their ad campaigns focused on Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn.

    As an example of their work, Forge & Spark Media Ltd. partnered with ECHO Storytelling Agency. The agency needed help with developing content for their brand, and Forge & Spark Media Ltd. helped the company become self-sufficient with their content.

    SERVICES
    • 55% Content Marketing
    • 40% Social Media Marketing
    • 5% Branding
    Science World Content Marketing...

    Science World Content Marketing...

    Forge & Spark Media supported ECHO Storytelling Agency in 2018/2019 creating a content marketing strategy for Science World that would unite and guide Science World’s internal teams and stakeholders in crafting and...
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    Hospital Show Launch Campaign

    Hospital Show Launch Campaign

    Canadian producer, actor and director Adam Greydon Reid created a hilarious, cynical and warm web series about a group of broken, deluced, neurotic, narcissistic, addicted and loveable actors who play TVs most respected...
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    Project with Geist: Fact +...

    Project with Geist: Fact +...

    Project with Chartered...

    Project with Chartered...

  • 5
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $25,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    50 - 249
    LOCATION:
    Toronto, Canada

    Art & Science Digital Experience Design Inc. combines creativity and technical expertise to deliver impactive digital strategies for companies around the globe. The Canada-based agency offers extensive skill-sets to ensure success for clients no matter their place in design process. 

    When Intel needed a powerful way to supercharge their marketing strategy, they turned to Art & Science Digital Experience Design Inc. Art & Science Digital Experience Design Inc. completely revamped their approach to highlight some of their most appealing elements and drive higher engagement and sales.

    SERVICES
    • 40% Pay Per Click
    • 30% Digital Strategy
    • 10% E-Commerce Development
    • 20% Other
    UI, CRO and Digital campaign for...

    UI, CRO and Digital campaign for...

    Tasty Ribbon is a Brooklyn based premium gifting brand that has reinvented the concept of corporate gifting. Challenge: They came to us wanting to relaunch their digital flagship including:  Optimize their site’s...
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    eCommerce development for Ellie Mae

    eCommerce development for Ellie Mae

    The challenge: Ellie Mae is a Toronto-based fashion house that both designs and manufactures luxury clothing and accessories.  They came to us wanting to reimagine their digital flagship including: Optimize their...
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    Sabian Rebrand

    Sabian Rebrand

    Overview/ Challenge   SABIAN is one of music’s most recognized brands and after an exhaustive search, the SABIAN team selected A&S to be their agency of record in late 2020. SABIAN ranks second in global market...
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    Rebrand and digital campaign for...

    Rebrand and digital campaign for...

    Overview/ challenge: Formerly known as Genworth, Sagen is the largest of four mortgage insurance companies in Canada. They came to us with a three-pronged ask.  They urgently needed a rebrand due to a recent acquisition...
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  • 6
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $0+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    2 - 9
    LOCATION:
    Vancouver, Canada

    Calculated Marketing Services was founded in 2013 with the goal of helping small businesses succeed. They provide various marketing services, such as social media marketing, PPC, and SEO, with their SEO focused on content development, link earning, and local search, among others.

    As an example of their work, Calculated Marketing Services worked with Infratrainer Canada ever since their opening. Calculated Marketing Services provided various services, including Google and Facebook ad campaigns, content development, and SEO assistance.

    SERVICES
    • 40% Pay Per Click
    • 25% Search Engine Optimization
    • 25% Social Media Marketing
    • 10% Other
    Cat Howell - Facebook Expert

    Cat Howell - Facebook Expert

    Cat Howell is a well known Facebook ads expert. She owns the Facebook ad hacks group and FATC training program. We worked with her on a number of projects as well as a challenger series which was successfully completed.
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    Infratrainer Canada - From Start...

    Infratrainer Canada - From Start...

    Calculated Marketing Services worked with Infratrainer Canada right from their grand opening! We assisted them with Facebook ads, Google ads, content develop and SEO and helped them go from brand new to absolutely booked...
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    Real Estate Marketing

    Real Estate Marketing

    We did Facebook and Google advertising for Ken Jamaca. He is a local real estate agent and our efforts results in over 9 transactions completed for him in the first 2 months,
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    Eliane Ngami - Coach

    Eliane Ngami - Coach

    Eliane is an online coach who runs a number of programs. We have been working with her for over a year. Our last project produced 50,000 in revenue from 8,000 in adspend.
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  • 7
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $1,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    2 - 9
    LOCATION:
    Vancouver, Canada

    With an impressively robust client list that includes names like 7-11, 1UP Digital Marketing empowers brands with pay per click marketing. Founded on design-first principles, this Vancouver-based firm offers an emphasis on helping brands drive change.

    One example of 1UP Digital Marketing’s experience is their work for Vega, one of the world’s respected brands. 1UP Digital Marketing helped them target their audience of customers with a complete reevaluation of their strategy. This resulted in powerful engagement and an increase in perceived authority for them. 

    SERVICES
    • 45% Pay Per Click
    • 35% Search Engine Optimization
    • 10% Conversion Optimization
    • 10% Other
    Cycle City New Site, SEO and PPC

    Cycle City New Site, SEO and PPC

    Comparing the digital marketing performance of Cycle City from the previous year to the new year, we saw the following success: Organic results: After launching, transitioning and optimizing the site extension, we saw...
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    AllCleared - 30% increase in...

    AllCleared - 30% increase in...

    Comparing the digital marketing performance of AllCleared from the previous year to the new year, we saw following results:Organic results: After launching, transitioning and optimizing the new site, we saw a 30%...
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    Robinson Lighting & Bath Centre -...

    Robinson Lighting & Bath Centre -...

    The main goal of Robinson Lighting & Bath Centre was to bring more qualified visitors to the site. In order to define qualified visitors, we looked at the CTR, bounce rate, number of pages viewed per session, average...
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    Blue Bombers Football Club Not...

    Blue Bombers Football Club Not...

    After 1UP secured the Google Ad Grant for the Blue Bombers, we were able to deliver over 35,000 additional visitors to the website with an average CTR of 4.25% despite there being a limitation on the maximum keyword bid...
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  • 8
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $1,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    Edmonton, Canada

    An award-winning Google Partner, Adster Creative boasts a 97% customer satisfaction rate with over 500 clients across North America. Their primary focus is in SEO, PPC, and digital strategy for mid-market and small businesses in the business services and healthcare industries.

    One of Adster Creative’s ongoing clients is the city of Edmonton’s largest beer festival who has enlisted their help with everything from fixing website bugs to promoting events. The results of their work together include a 67% decrease in their website bounce rate and 4% year-over-year growth of the event.

    SERVICES
    • 40% Search Engine Optimization
    • 35% Pay Per Click
    • 25% Digital Strategy
    34% growth in organic traffic...

    34% growth in organic traffic...

    OBJECTIVES SUITS by Curtis Eliot knew that there was a huge opportunity to expand their online presence and asked Adster’s team to conduct a full SEO and PPC audit. Resolve key technical issues and optimize the website...
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    Over 2500 E-Commerce transactions...

    Over 2500 E-Commerce transactions...

    EDMONTON’S LARGEST INDOOR BEER FESTIVAL Edmonton’s International Beerfest has been going strong for 12 years and counting. From its humble beginnings on the University of Alberta campus, to taking over the Shaw...
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    Adster's customer service has...

    Adster's customer service has...

    Google worked alongside Smoky Trout Farms and Adster Creative to create a featured case study, highlighting the benefits of working with a Google Partner, and the advantages of using Google Apps for Work. The case study...
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    Organic traffic up 41% and mobile...

    Organic traffic up 41% and mobile...

    Apache engaged our talented team of specialists to undertake a robust website & onsite SEO audit. Through our audit, our team determined that the website had a desktop, tablet, and mobile version which was causing...
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  • 9
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $1,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    Calgary, Canada

    Interra Energy and Shriners count Full Blast as their dependable branding experts, so it’s no wonder the company has achieved such widespread success. With over 7 years of branding experience, this Calgary-based agency is certainly here to stay.

    Qualicare National Payments is a globally recognized leader in payment processing platforms, and Full Blast has provided focused and wide-reaching branding services for the company for the entirety of their working relationship. This includes logo design, iconography, overall brand voice and visuals, and more.

    SERVICES
    • 50% Pay Per Click
    • 25% Social Media Marketing
    • 25% Web Design
    EnerCorp Web and Marketing Package

    EnerCorp Web and Marketing Package

    Full Blast worked with EnerCorp (previously DynaCorp to merge with Energes) on rebranding, marketing, web development and design. Visit the full website at: www.enercorpsandsolutions.com
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    Variperm Web Design & Rebuild

    Variperm Web Design & Rebuild

    Full Blast completed web design and rebuild for Variperm, including the set up of new web hosting. View the site online at: https://variperm.com/a
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    HealthQ's Custom Website

    HealthQ's Custom Website

    Full Blast designed and completed a custom website for HeathQ. HealthQ is a reminder app developed by physicians and nurses to help people keep their health care needs organized, centralized and easy to access. View...
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    Alpha Plumbing Website Design

    Alpha Plumbing Website Design

    FBC redesigned the Alpha Plumbing website with a focus on optimizing the UX/UI and SEO. The transition was made without a noticeable drop in search rankings, and in fact showed an increase in ranking for specific...
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  • 10
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $1,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    Dorval, Canada

    Courimo is an award-winning digital marketing agency based in Canada and founded in 2017. They have about 50 employees that specialize in PCC, SEO and web development services for mid-market to enterprise clients.

    Otodata Tank Monitors hired Courimo for SEO and PPC services for their remote monitors manufacturing company. Courimo delivered an excellent job in creating SEO and Google Ads campaign for Canada and the U.S. that included written content. The client was happy with the results as their rankings increased by 120% and organic traffic by 300%.

    SERVICES
    • 35% Pay Per Click
    • 35% Search Engine Optimization
    • 20% Web Development
    • 10% Other
    New Courimo Website Launched

    New Courimo Website Launched

    Come visit our latest website with many updates to better serve you.
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    Courimo Digital Marketing Agency

    Courimo Digital Marketing Agency

    Courimo specialized in 4 core services: PPC-SEO-SOCIAL GROWTH-VIDEOGRAPHY Call-us today for a free quote ! 
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    Project with Le Taj

    Project with Le Taj

    Project with GROUPE SERPONE

    Project with GROUPE SERPONE

  • 11
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $5,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    2 - 9
    LOCATION:
    Vancouver, Canada

    Recognizable brands like TELUS have employed The Status Bureau to bring their search engine optimization needs to the next level. Based in Vancouver, The Status Bureau was founded with a focus on helping brands evolve into their best, most user-friendly selves.

    When Destination Canada needed a more impactful and effective strategy for reaching goals nationwide, The Status Bureau provided them with focused service that continues to this day. Their strategy involved refining their client’s distinct voice as well as their visual profile to become more effective in a crowded digital space.

    SERVICES
    • 70% Search Engine Optimization
    • 15% Pay Per Click
    • 5% Content Marketing
    • 10% Other
    London Drugs SEO

    London Drugs SEO

    We were hired by London Drugs to examine the e-commerce competitive search landscape. The strategy outlined organic search opportunities that would dramatically increase sales.
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    Digital Marketing for Tourism...

    Digital Marketing for Tourism...

    We ran Tourism Jasper's digital marketing for 5 years to great success. The key points to their digital strategy were SEO, PPC, Display and Analytics.
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    Digital Marketing for Softphone.com

    Digital Marketing for Softphone.com

    We developed SEO, PPC and a rock solid conversion strategy for the Bria Teams product.
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    TELUS SEO

    TELUS SEO

    We were hired to research and develop an organic search program for TELUS.
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  • 12
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $1,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    2 - 9
    LOCATION:
    Edmonton, Canada

    Ameet Khabra Marketing clients include Dayton Homes, and they specialize in providing a design-centric approach to pay per click marketing for their clients. With a focus on emphasizing the most vital elements of brand messaging, Ameet Khabra Marketing was founded on forward-thinking principles in Canada.

    When InstaMek needed a complete overhaul of their brand approach, they turned to Ameet Khabra Marketing. The agency provided them with an end-to-end analysis of how they could make their approach more targeted, impactful and successful.

    SERVICES
    • 60% Pay Per Click
    • 40% Social Media Marketing
    Adventure Warehouse Case Study

    Adventure Warehouse Case Study

    Adventure Warehouse is a sporting goods and hobby retailer that provides top quality and brand name products at remarkable prices in Calgary, Alberta and around the world. Before working with us, Adventure Warehouse...
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    Daytona Homes Case Study

    Daytona Homes Case Study

    Daytona Homes is a production homebuilder operating in 7 cities across western Canada. After 25 years in business, they have built over 8,000 homes.  Before working with us, Daytona Homes wasn't able to justify the cost...
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  • 13
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $0+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    50 - 249
    LOCATION:
    Toronto, Canada

    Many enterprise clients count THP as their dependable video production experts, so it’s no wonder the company has achieved such widespread success. With years of experience in their industry, this Toronto-based agency is certainly here to make an impact.

    One THP client is a globally recognized leader in their sector, and THP has provided focused and wide-reaching services for the company for the entirety of their working relationship. This includes UX design, UI, overall brand presence and visuals, and more.

    SERVICES
    • 30% Video Production
    • 25% Content Marketing
    • 25% Social Media Marketing
    • 20% Other
    Recipe Photography + Development

    Recipe Photography + Development

    Lifestyle Content

    Lifestyle Content

    eCommerce Content

    eCommerce Content

    Social Media Content

    Social Media Content

  • 14
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $1,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    2 - 9
    LOCATION:
    Calgary, Canada

    Kingz Marketing always goes the extra mile for their clients, offering various marketing services for them. They specialize in social media marketing, content marketing, and email marketing solutions, as well as web design services, primarily geared towards small businesses in the fields of advertising, business services, and e-commerce.

    One of Kingz Marketing’s projects involved a website for childcare. The unnamed childcare website features simple layouts and a minimalistic theme to allow ease of access and navigation for users.

    SERVICES
    • 30% Social Media Marketing
    • 20% Content Marketing
    • 20% Email Marketing
    • 30% Other
    Flyer

    Flyer

    Flyer created for client.
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    Logo Creation

    Logo Creation

    Logo for spa
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    Logo

    Logo

    Logo design for a staffing company.
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    Logo For Website

    Logo For Website

    Logo Design for an e-commerce store.
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  • 15
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $5,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    50 - 249
    LOCATION:
    Oakville, Canada

    Martal Group has provided voice services solutions for huge names like SpinBackup as well as dozens of enterprise clients around the world. This Canada-based agency was founded on a will to be great and has already made major waves with work for enterprise clients and startups alike.

    When Fullscreen needed a powerful way to supercharge their strategy, they turned to Martal Group. Martal Group completely revamped their approach to highlight some of their most appealing elements and drive higher engagement and sales.

    SERVICES
    • 15% Email Marketing
    • 10% Voice Services
    • 5% Content Marketing
    • 5% Other
    Lead generation and Sales for...

    Lead generation and Sales for...

    Incentives Solutions develops and delivers comprehensive sales performance measurement and incentive pay enabling systems that increase employee motivation and output, while significantly decreasing administrative...
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    Lead Generation and Sales -...

    Lead Generation and Sales -...

    Martal is servicing Clickworker for over 5 years now, we have created > 150,000 qualified leads and generated over 1.2M$ in annual revenue. 
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    Lead Generation for SaaS data...

    Lead Generation for SaaS data...

    Spinbackup is a cloud cybersecurity and cloud-to-cloud backup solutions provider for SaaS data, and a vendor in the emerging API-based CASB (cloud access security broker) space.  Spinbackup hired Martal Group to grow and...
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    Lead generation for Enterprise...

    Lead generation for Enterprise...

    Our sales team had the goal of sourcing clientele across various verticals for Umbo suite of video security products and widening our operations across the USA. Martal provided sales executives that were personally...
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What Is a Digital Marketing Plan?

A digital marketing plan (or digital marketing strategy) outlines how to drive traffic to your website, attract leads, and convert leads to customers. It’s the foundation for all marketing activities. It should include business goals, the digital marketing strategies needed to reach those goals, and a budget.

How Do I Create a Digital Marketing Plan?

There are 5 steps to create a digital marketing plan for your business:

  1. Brainstorm goals: Identify the overarching objectives you want to achieve with digital marketing.
  2. Define your unique value: Understanding the unique value of each product or service you’re marketing helps you send the right message to leads.
  3. Create buyer personas: Use data about your customer base to segment your audience. Think about how each audience grouping interacts with your business. What messaging would appeal to them the most?
  4. List the marketing channels you plan to use: Each digital marketing channel has pros and cons. Align your goals and buyer personas with digital marketing channels that make sense for your business.
  5. Set a budget: Your budget will determine how much money you can invest in each marketing channel.

What Should a Digital Marketing Plan Include?

A digital marketing plan should include the following:

  1. SMART Goals: Goals that are specific, measurable, attainable, relevant, and timely.
  2. SWOT Analysis: Explore strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threads of different marketing activities to prioritize the best ones for your business.
  3. Audience Analysis: Who is your audience? How does each audience grouping find and interact with your business? What is the best messaging for each audience?
  4. Marketing Tactics: List the marketing strategies you will use to meet your SMART goals.
  5. Key Performance Indicators (KPIs): Define how you will measure success for each marketing tactic.