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Rankings updated: July 24, 2024
  • 18 Growth

    No bullshit marketing for businesses bored of irrelevance.
    Specialising in SEO, with 19+ years of experience. If you can handle no BS jargon free conversations, we'll be a good fit.  [... view the full profile of 18 Growth]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 Inquire Under $1,000
  • DigitilizeWeb

    Make things happen
    DigitilizeWeb takes pride in everything we do and collaborate with our clients to develop the most effective strategies for their businesses. We create a unique tone for your business and communicate  [... view the full profile of DigitilizeWeb]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 $20/hr $1,000 - $10,000
  • 18.7 Million Organic Traffic Last Month | A Small Team of 56 Member, Clients Across 16 Countries
    SEO Tech Experts is located 4 country - India, US, Canada, Dubai, Agency will help your business grow. There are many ways that you can promote your business online. The most important thing to  [... view the full profile of SEO Tech Experts Pvt Ltd]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    50 - 99 $99/hr $1,000 - $10,000
  • Award-winning freelance web designer building rich online experiences for businesses in Manchester
    Are you looking for a Freelance Web Designer who can make your website look stunning and draw in potential clients? I have years of experience designing successful online shops and brochure websites.  [... view the full profile of Freelance Web Designer]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 $50/hr Under $1,000
  • Codedesign

    Driving growth through Amazon marketing!
    Codedesign is a premier digital agency renowned for its excellence in Amazon marketing, growth strategies, and sales-qualified lead generation. Specializing in both B2B and B2C sectors, our impressive  [... view the full profile of Codedesign]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 $60/hr Inquire
  • The SEO Works

    We at The SEO Works are a multi-award winning digital marketing and web design business that specializes in increasing our customers' organic search exposure. Throughout the UK, we work with both  [... view the full profile of The SEO Works]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    50 - 99 $100/hr $1,000 - $10,000
  • Pixel Kicks

    Cutting-edge website design and digital marketing solutions that work
    Pixel Kicks are experts in creating and curating custom digital experiences, from stunning website design to targeted marketing campaigns. Our Manchester-based agency specializes in helping businesses  [... view the full profile of Pixel Kicks]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 $149/hr $1,000 - $10,000
  • Circulate Your Brand
    Circulate Digital specializes in Bing Ads and eCommerce brand strengthening. Microsoft Bing has a significant desktop presence and partnerships with platforms such as Amazon's Kindle and Apple's Siri.  [... view the full profile of Circulate Digital]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 Inquire Inquire
  • Sharp Ahead

    Experts in digital marketing for B2B organisations
    We are a full service B2B Digital Marketing Agency with offices in Reading, Oxford and Manchester.Were a full service digital marketing agency, focussed on helping organisations with specialist B2B  [... view the full profile of Sharp Ahead]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 Inquire Inquire
  • MageCloud

    We build and scale eCommerce stores worldwide!
    We’re a result-oriented web development agency with 13 years of experience in eCommerce.  [... view the full profile of MageCloud]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 $70/hr $1,000 - $10,000
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  • Kagool

    Kagool is an award-winning digital agency with significant experience across multiple sectors, including legal, automotive and manufacturing. We’re also a top tier Sitecore Platinum Partner who  [... view the full profile of Kagool]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    50 - 99 $110/hr Inquire
  • The SEO System Experts.
    Cybernetic Marketing stands as a pioneering digital marketing agency, harnessing advanced technology and data-driven strategies to provide businesses with innovative solutions for achieving online  [... view the full profile of Cybernetic Marketing]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 $30/hr $1,000 - $10,000
  • MadeByShape

    MadeByShape are an Award-Winning Branding Agency and Web Design Agency in Manchester, UK who specialise in Branding, Website Design, Web Development, eCommerce and Organic SEO.Setup in 2010, Shape is  [... view the full profile of MadeByShape]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 $100/hr $10,000 - $25,000
  • Boost your Google Rankings.
    Get your Google My Business listing optimized and outrank your local competitors with our affordable local SEO services.At local Rank Booster, our SEO experts can help you get found by potential  [... view the full profile of Local Rank Booster]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 Inquire Inquire
  • Premium Facebook Marketing Partner ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
    DMT specialise in paid advertising for eCommerce businesses. As the only Premium Facebook Marketing Partner outside of the capital, we offer an outstanding service without the London price tag. Our  [... view the full profile of Digital Media Team]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    50 - 99 $200/hr $1,000 - $10,000
  • MountDigital

    Award-winning digital marketing agency committed to delivering ROI. Driven by Data, Powered by Results.  [... view the full profile of MountDigital]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 Inquire Inquire
  • Agency Devoted to Strategic Business Development
    Unbranded Manchester partners with forward-thinking businesses to unlock potential through strategic business development. We rely on data insights, cutting-edge research & development strategies, and  [... view the full profile of Unbranded Manchester]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 $199/hr $10,000 - $25,000
  • SEO Pro Hub

    Grow your business online
    We are UK's Baset SEO services company in Manchester. Our mission is to increase your company's ROI by our professional SEO services.  [... view the full profile of SEO Pro Hub]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    500 - 999 $49/hr $1,000 - $10,000
  • Made By Factory

    A Nexus of Google Ads Expertise
    Made By Factory: Premier Google Ads MasteryElevate your construction business with our adept Google Ads PPC campaigns. Guided by an ex-Googler, and as certified Google Partners, we leverage our  [... view the full profile of Made By Factory]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 $120/hr $1,000 - $10,000
  • Betta Group

    We Make Your Business Impossible To Compete With.
    Most businesses and brands are old, generic and boring, we make your business stand out from 99% of businesses, with powerful web design, strategies, branding, business insight and much more.  [... view the full profile of Betta Group]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 $100/hr Inquire
  • Red Cow Media

    Award-winning Digital Agency in Manchester
    At Red Cow Media Ltd, transparency, honesty, integrity, and excellent communication are at the core of everything we do.  [... view the full profile of Red Cow Media]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 $100/hr $1,000 - $10,000
  • Underline

    An award-winning web design & digital marketing agency. We strategically launch and relaunch brands
    Underline is an Award-winning branding and digital agency specialising in brand development, website design and digital marketing. We are an agency of strategic, creative and technology  [... view the full profile of Underline]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 $110/hr $1,000 - $10,000
  • PushON

    Full service eCommerce agency specializing in Magento, SEO, Paid & Social Media!  [... view the full profile of PushON]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    50 - 99 Inquire Inquire
  • BeUniqueness

    Helping SMEs Improve Brand Awareness, ROI, and Drive Loyal Customers
    BeUniqueness is a multi-award-winning, market-leading digital marketing firm serving micro, small, and medium-sized businesses in a variety of industries, including the legal, financial, eCommerce  [... view the full profile of BeUniqueness]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 $99/hr $1,000 - $10,000
  • Transforming your digital landscape through innovative solutions and expert guidance.
    My Digital Solutions, where innovation meets execution, and your brand's journey into the digital frontier begins. Picture a world where your online presence is not just a checkbox but a captivating  [... view the full profile of My Digital Solutions UK]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 $45/hr $10,000 - $25,000
  • Making sense of digital.
    Bespoke Digital Agency Ltd, a long-established digital marketing agency based in the northwest, has been delivering exceptional web design, website development, brand development, and digital  [... view the full profile of Bespoke Digital Agency Ltd]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 $100/hr $10,000 - $25,000
  • Inspired Copy

    Your One-Stop Copywriting Shop
    Inspired Copy is a UK copywriting agency, specialising in SEO-friendly content that drives traffic, builds trust, and increases conversions. Our copywriting services include blogs, web copy, product  [... view the full profile of Inspired Copy]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 $100/hr Under $1,000
  • Embryo

    We See What Others Don't.
    Established in 2015, Embryo is a multi-award-winning digital agency, specialising in search, digital PR, paid social, and design and development. Our skills are underpinned by our belief in going  [... view the full profile of Embryo]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    50 - 99 $150/hr $1,000 - $10,000
  • Avenue Digital

    Avenue is an established, global digital marketing agency, specialising in organic and paid performance search marketing.We focus on accelerating our ambitious clients’ revenue through the  [... view the full profile of Avenue Digital]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 Inquire $1,000 - $10,000
  • Candidsky

    Award-winning Digital Marketing Agency in Manchester. We specialize in Digital Marketing: SEO, PPC, Digital Strategy, Content Marketing.  [... view the full profile of Candidsky]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 Inquire Inquire
  • We are a UX and Conversion Optimisation agency - Making your visitors, your customers
    We design and market websites for a great user experienceWe make it easy for your users to find, do or buy whatever they need. Desktop, mobile or tablet - from User Experience design to Conversion  [... view the full profile of Higher Ground Marketing]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 $80/hr $1,000 - $10,000
  • Marketic

    Your business stands out with Marketic
    Marketic, an acclaimed website design and development agency headquartered in Manchester, UK, boasts a distinguished reputation for crafting bespoke, high-quality websites and e-commerce solutions  [... view the full profile of Marketic]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 Inquire $1,000 - $10,000
  • Bliss

    We make digital work for our customers.Bliss is a digital strategy, support and development agency, specialising in the tourism and health indistries.We are not a web design agency. That is, we’re  [... view the full profile of Bliss]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 Inquire $1,000 - $10,000
  • Our "Google esque" approach to working environments helps to develop creativity. Staff can relax in a hammock, shoot some pool or even play on a game console... when they're not working on your  [... view the full profile of Spotlight Studios]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 $75/hr $1,000 - $10,000
  • Cabana

    Creative Solutions, One Roof.
    Let Cabana be your one-stop solution shop! We're the go-to agency when it comes to SEO in Manchester. Our house is a bountiful landscape of creative, technical, and marketing talent waiting for you to  [... view the full profile of Cabana]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 $99/hr $1,000 - $10,000
  • Diagram

    We are just straightforward creative people who have an unyielding desire to deliver great work and a totally “friction-free” experience. From effective marketing & advertising campaigns or  [... view the full profile of Diagram]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 $60/hr $1,000 - $10,000
  • Nuttersons

    We are Nuttersons, a bespoke digital agency based in Manchester.  [... view the full profile of Nuttersons]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 Inquire Inquire
  • Socialtrend

    Manchester’s leading Digital Advertising and Social Media Agency
    From managing the 2019 General Election Facebook & Instagram Paid Ad Campaign to creating the content for the UK’s Biggest Viral Food Campaign in 2018, we bring together content creation, data  [... view the full profile of Socialtrend]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 $50/hr Inquire
  • Cure Digital

    Cure Digital is a unique Digital Marketing Agency, offering Web design and development services to boost your visibility.  [... view the full profile of Cure Digital]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 Inquire Inquire
  • Rezaid

    Specialized software services
    To thrive in the ever-evolving business world, staying ahead of the trends is essential. Unfortunately for many UK firms looking to develop their innovative solutions, a lack of technical resources  [... view the full profile of Rezaid]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 Inquire $1,000 - $10,000
  • Honcho

    Websites to attract, engage and convert.
    Not just pretty websites – we build websites to get you more business.  [... view the full profile of Honcho]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 $75/hr $1,000 - $10,000
  • Evoluted

    We are an award-winning digital agency based in Sheffield. We specialise in digital design, web development & digital marketing.Our award-winning team provides digital marketing, bespoke web  [... view the full profile of Evoluted]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 $150/hr $10,000 - $25,000
  • AsOne Design

    Digital Business Development
    Ideas form the basis of any creative work, so great ideas precede great work at AsOne. For us, the true driver of success is the connection between our work and its audience. Our work inspires  [... view the full profile of AsOne Design]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 $75/hr $1,000 - $10,000
  • CTI Digital

    Outstanding Digital Experiences Every Time
    We are CTI Digital. Our award-winning team of 150 Digital Strategists, Designers, Marketers and Developers put digital at the heart of your organisation. Based in the UK, we deliver digital  [... view the full profile of CTI Digital]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    100 - 249 $149/hr $10,000 - $25,000
  • Zilla Technology Solutions for Your Business
    Zilla Tech offers a variety of services, including professional web development and a variety of IT services. You can get high-quality service that will help your business succeed.  [... view the full profile of ZILLA TECH SOLUTION LIMITED]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 Inquire Inquire
  • We are not just another creative agency, we are a powerhouse of imagination, fueled by passion.
    With a rich tapestry of experience spanning over a decade, we've mastered the art of turning ideas into realities and visions into victories. From breathtaking branding campaigns to immersive digital  [... view the full profile of Creative Circle Digital]
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Under 49 $35/hr Under $1,000

What Makes SEO Agencies In Manchester Unique

SEO agencies in Manchester may provide an identical package of services akin to their counterparts across the world but their trademark is long-standing expertise in the city’s key industries.

Working for local clients to a substantial extent, these companies have garnered considerable knowledge of the area’s main sectors:

  • Advanced manufacturing
  • Digital and technology
  • Life sciences and healthcare
  • Creative and media
  • Financial and professional services
  • And more

They have a deep understanding of the challenges that businesses in these industries face, as well as their key competitors and target audiences. Above all, they understand the language of these specific sectors, the technical terms and industry keywords.

Manchester SEO agencies can provide invaluable market insights into the local business ecosystem that could drastically move the needle for your business and keep you ahead of the competition.

With 67.03 billion pounds GVA in 2018, Greater Manchester is the third metropolitan area that contributes the most to the UK’s economy. The city houses 22,850 enterprises, including big-shot brands like:

  • Unilever
  • Amazon
  • Microsoft
  • Siemens
  • Kellogg’s
  • And more

Fostering a dynamic business environment, more and more companies are thriving in the city.

Serving various sectors including the above-mentioned famous brands based in the city, SEO companies in Manchester are likely to:

  • Stay abreast of emerging industry trends.
  • Make enterprises of all sizes stand out in the marketplace.
  • Boost business growth with the latest SEO services and methods.
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Award-winning Manchester SEO agencies provide services at $150 to $199/hour

What Does An SEO Company In Manchester Specialize In?

An SEO company in Manchester specializes in helping businesses of every stripe, across all industries, rise the ranks to the first page of Google and other search engines.

They employ a variety of techniques, including:

  • Technical optimization
  • On-page optimization
  • Off-page optimization
  • Market and audience research
  • Tracking and measuring performance
  • And more

A fair number of these specialized agencies have dedicated their expertise to specific SEO areas such as:

Additionally, many of these companies offer ancillary services like:

  • Content writing and copywriting
  • Web design and development
  • Content marketing
  • Paid advertising (PPC)
  • Email marketing
  • Social media marketing
  • eCommerce marketing
  • Amazon marketing
  • Video marketing
  • And more

To secure the desired results for their clientele, Manchester SEO services:

  • Increase search rankings
  • Increase organic traffic
  • Attract quality leads
  • Generate more sales
  • And more
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How Much Do SEO Services In Manchester Cost?

An SEO agency in Manchester charges for their services:

  • Between $50 and $149 per hour
  • Between $2,000 or more per month

If you’re looking to outsource premium services, you can find award-winning Manchester SEO companies providing services at $150 to $199 per hour.

Apart from the hourly billing, these providers may charge you by the project or offer monthly rates. The cost for a one-time project can range from $1,000 to $10,000.

The actual amount you will pay for an SEO project is dictated by your unique business goals and factors like:

  • The agency’s reputation and size
  • Your project’s scope, complexity and deadline

Why Should You Hire A Manchester SEO Firm

Here are four major reasons to outsource SEO in Manchester:

1. Access to top-notch talent

Manchester is the leading digital tech city in the United Kingdom. Being the most concentrated tech market in the country, with high average salaries and reasonable living expenses, Manchester is a welcoming destination for high-level talent.

2. Innovative drive

Manchester is driving innovation in a variety of emerging industries such as AI, IoT, eCommerce, med tech, cyber tech and more.

SEO agencies in Manchester leverage their expertise, working with the most dominant local industries and nurturing the spirit of innovation that allows them to devise groundbreaking solutions and original ideas.

3. Quality services at market rates

The cost of living in Manchester is 18.27% lower than in London. This suggests that an SEO agency in Manchester is likely to provide equal quality of services at more accessible pricing.

4. Local market know-how

The local SEO companies have a deep understanding of the entire business environment and demonstrate solid expertise in the area’s leading industries.

They know the ins and outs of these sectors and local market trends which enables them to offer unique insights that could place your brand above the competition.

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How To Select The Best SEO Agency In Manchester

Nowadays, having a search engine optimized website is mandatory for any type of business. Only specialized companies have the expertise to perform end-to-end search engine optimization and help your website reach the coveted first page of Google.

Choosing a sole SEO partner from a sea of providers is a crucial decision that could make a real difference for your business. This is why selecting the best SEO agency in Manchester could be a time-consuming and dire task for you.

To help you find your ideal partner, take these imperative steps:

Step #1: Evaluate Their Portfolio

Check an agency’s portfolio to identify whether they are successful in boosting websites to the top of search engine results. You will get a sense of their creativity, resources and quality of work.

Their past projects will tell you if they have handled projects within your industry. Having experience in your niche suggests that they have solved similar business problems before. Hence, they would be able to deliver results more efficiently and within a faster timeline.

Step #2: Figure Out What Technology They Use

SEO is an ongoing and complex process that heavily relies on tools. Successful SEO implementation truly depends on the proper toolset. These are critical in creating and running effective SEO strategies.

The best SEO agencies in Manchester use cutting-edge programs and software that are not accessible to every other SEO company. Among the most popular ones, we can name SEMrush, Ahrefs, Moz and more.

These tools allow the top SEO agencies in Manchester to conduct robust keyword research and in-depth competitive analysis. Make sure to determine what type of tools prospective candidates use and how they will impact your long-term SEO strategy.

Step #3: Identify Their Reporting Process

Reports are yet another defining aspect of the SEO process.

You need to ensure that the agency partner you choose has clear processes in place to chart your progress. They should take the time to understand your business goals and needs to nail down the most relevant KPIs.

Make sure to find out how frequently an agency creates and sends reports and ask them to communicate data in an easy-to-understand language.

Step #4: Assess Their Web Presence

Take a step forward and evaluate an agency’s online presence as a whole, beyond their website. Check their social media accounts and their rating on agency ranking platforms like DesignRush.

Our team of industry experts researched thousands of SEO agencies in Manchester and selected the best ones based on their results, performance, projects, talent and more. Scroll to the directory and get first-hand information into their processes, transparency and reliability.

All noteworthy agencies should be able to display their value and experience with:

  • Reviews
  • Customer testimonials
  • Industry certification
  • Portfolios and case studies
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10 Questions To Ask Manchester SEO Experts

Before reaching a decision about hiring an SEO agency in Manchester, make sure you have gathered as much information as possible to ensure you will pick the best fit for your business goals.

Ask them these questions:

  1. Have you built expertise in our industry?
  2. Do you follow the best SEO practices?
  3. What type of SEO tools do you have access to?
  4. How exactly will you develop an all-inclusive strategy based on our objectives?
  5. What are the SEO tactics that will generate the best results for our brand?
  6. When will we be able to see the first results?
  7. On what time basis will we receive reports on your progress?
  8. Which specialists will work on our project and what is their level of experience?
  9. Who will be the main point of contact and how often we will communicate?
  10. How do you stay up to date with the latest industry trends and technologies?

Takeaways On SEO Agencies In Manchester

What sets apart an SEO agency in Manchester from their counterparts nationwide are:

  • Access to top-tier talent
  • Local market know-how
  • Innovative mindset
  • Quality services at accessible rates

The local experts charge anywhere from $50 to $149 per hour for their services.

To choose the right SEO agency in Manchester for your business goals, follow these three essential steps:

  • Look into their portfolio
  • Learn about their SEO tools
  • Identify their reporting process
  • Check for social proof

Best of luck with your research!

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About The Author and Expert Reviewer
Bisera Stankovska developed marketing-related content for LeanRank, Content Distribution, and Ridarec. She has numerous high-ranking articles under her belt, alluding to her expertise in the field. She used to write for DesignRush, focusing on marketing with a touch of SEO.
Florentina Schinteie is a highly skilled and qualified SEO specialist with 15+ years of industry experience. Combining ingenious optimization strategies with ceaseless dedication, she ushered companies like SEM Lion, Sunrise Interactive Agency, and Digital Silk—businesses within the SEO, digital marketing, and other similar industries as DesignRush—through significant search engine algorithm changes. In her first 18 months at DesignRush, she has increased website traffic by 22x and traffic value by 400x, all while increasing the top-ranking pages from 50 to 5,000.