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Search engine marketing or SEM is the process of gaining and increasing website traffic. It includes not only SEO but also CPM (cost per impression) and PPC (pay per click or cost per click) advertising, to increase visibility through both organic results and paid search results respectively. On Upwork, companies hire experienced SEM consultants and SEO experts to manage their SEO and PPC campaigns and provide them with professional search engine optimization and Internet marketing services.

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  1. Ryan Junghenn

    Ryan Junghenn

    Online Marketing Director

    Australia - Last active: 09/24/2014 - Tests: 1

    Combining the knowledge and experience I have gained through being an Online Marketing Business Development Manager and an Online Marketing Project Manager. I am highly experienced in assessing the best course of action for your business and getting everything done on time and under budget in order to achieve all goals and get the best results possible. I excel in Planning, Hiring, Implementation and Quality Control of the following- - Branding - Target Market Research and Identification - Website Design - Website Development - Mobile Websites - Website Conversion Optimisation - SEO - Adwords PPC - Social Media Maximisation - Content and Copy Writing - Digital Product Creation - Video Marketing

    $166.67 /hr
    12 hours
  2. Chuck Hirsch

    Chuck Hirsch Agency Contractor

    Strategic Business, Marketing and Brand Definition Expert

    United States - Last active: 14 hours ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 4

    My objective as Director of Strategy of Wovn Group, a unique business, branding and marketing resource, based in the US, is to provide my clients with a better conceived model for a professional services resource, and address the needs of today's most pressing business and marketing challenges. I strive to create an outsourced marketing department that is effective, turn key, and has a work ethic and level of responsibility that a full time Marketing Director or CMO would provide. I make sure that you get the service and expertise that a larger resource would provide, at man--hour rates that are a fraction of what larger resources charge. I am contracted with a team of design, email marketing, web design & development, graphic design, and other professionals. We work together as Wovn Group, and are fixed fee resource. We do not want to be paid for every hour that we work, and we "put skin in the game" on a daily basis. Come work with me and find out how valuable a REAL professional can be, regarding the success of your business! Actual case studies and client references available as well.

    Associated with: Wovn Group

    $75.00 /hr
    0 hours
  3. Shelly Peacock

    Shelly Peacock

    Web Designer, Graphic Artist

    United States - Last active: 05/22/2014 - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 3

    As the owner of The Spinbird Group, I have been in sales for most of my adult life- and now, I bring that sales/marketing experience online. Web design is the natural extension of this passion, so I opened the Spinbird Group in 2010. We are a full service digital agency. We offer a full service Web and Hosting solution, including WordPress and Social Media that creates GIANT impact for your future customers. White Hat SEO and great client engagement on Social Media creates an immediate and dynamic boost to organic search, giving your potential visitors everything they need to find and do business with you. Branding from initial logo design to web and social media platforms that all work together. Full suite of ECommerce platforms and ELearning sites that can allow your company to make money 24/7/365! We love to help small business, and passionately believe that the key to America is locally owned-

    $43.33 /hr
    0 hours
  4. Melanie Darienzo

    Melanie Darienzo

    Product Management & Marketing Professional

    United States - Last active: 04/26/2014 - Tests: 3

    Product management and marketing professional skilled in growing successful online businesses. 12+ years experience building innovative software solutions for desktop and mobile audiences. Revenue-focused strategic thinker grounded in analytics and measurable results. Effective leader in progressive technology environments. Ability to visualize and communicate product evolution to team-members, stakeholders, executive leadership, clients and prospects.

    $75.00 /hr
    0 hours
  5. Jeremy Haselwood

    Jeremy Haselwood

    Digital Strategy Expert

    United States - Last active: 06/27/2014 - Tests: 4

    Self-motivated and creative marketing executive with over 12 years of documented achievement in leadership, marketing, sales, and management. A superstar mentality that is poised to drive strategic corporate direction and revenue by generating original ideas, developing and executing strategies, and building effective, productive working relationships with clients and staff. Extensive knowledge of the Nonprofit, Entertainment, Hospitality, and Telecommunications industries. I'm a business and marketing strategist with an executive MBA. I'll help identify goals, strategies, tactics and measurements that will help your business grow. Highlights and responsibilities of my career include the following: Generated over $8M (and counting) in digital revenue through strategy development, new product development and launch, and client/conference presentations. Increased year-over-year digital revenue by 49% versus an industry average of 21%. Additional responsibilities include the following: * Establish agency and client digital goals, objectives, strategies, tactics, execution, and KPIs * Serve as subject matter expert in the areas of SEO, SEM, Social Media, Mobile, Conversations/Listening, User Experiences Design, CRM and Content Marketing. * Create digital budgets and sales objectives for account teams * Work with cross-functional teams to define and analyze necessary best practice suite of reporting. * Review and approve digital creative to ensure it complies with digital strategy goals and objectives * Facilitate the strategic planning and delivery of business proposals for new and existing clients. * Ideation and oversight of digital sales collateral and materials for account teams * Execute new digital product research, development, and launch * Assist in training both client and internal teams in the latest trends and successes in digital marketing * Oversee all digital initiatives for client base * Ensure project scope, goals and delivery align for success * Provide thought leadership and innovation in nonprofit digital marketing

    $125.00 /hr
    0 hours
  6. Michael Der

    Michael Der

    #1 San Jose SEO Expert and Social Semantic Web Consultant

    United States - Last active: 09/04/2014 - Tests: 8

    I am an experienced digital marketing expert based in the heart of Silicon Valley where technology thrives and change is imminent yet embraced, digitally. For every business, finding the right SEO is highly critical in getting the best results. What makes me different? -I operate in the U.S., specifically in San Jose, CA. -Nothing is outsourced, everything is done in-house. Super passionate and results-driven, I can generate you more leads, sales, and a bigger ROI or I don't get paid--that's my promise. Type of service I offer: 1) Google penalty, cleanup, & recovery Every job is unique. I can provide you a strategic marketing package closely catered to your needs. If you are looking for better efficiency and more opportunities in being found by customers, then I think we should synergize!

    $199.99 /hr
    0 hours
  7. Sotiris Spyrou

    Sotiris Spyrou

    Battle Hardened SEO Consultant & Growth Architect

    United Kingdom - Last active: 11/06/2014 - Tests: 2

    I am a ★★★★★ Veteran of Growth Hacking (or Growth Architecture as I prefer to call it, and SEO with a long track record servicing big brands and smaller but equally serious companies on demanding SEO projects. In short, I can help your organisation with acquisition growth. I drive measurable value by modifying internal systems and process including but not limited to websites. The end payoff is two-fold: - SEO rankings that accelerate initial organic acquisition - Growth engines with growth coefficient in excess of 100%, I.e organically leveraging your userbase to acquire new users I have headed up SEO and Search at a leading London Digital Agency and have 20+ Years experience in SEO & broader marketing, growth hacking/architecture and organic growth architecture. I have led SEO, Social Media, SEM & Mobile Search projects for household brands in the Gaming, Travel, Finance, Retail & other sectors. e.g.s include; Thomas Cook,, Expedia, Dialaflight, Monarch Airlines, easyGroup, Starwood Hotels, Radisson SAS, Rezidore, AA Travel Insurance, Co-operative Insurance, ASDA, Go Travel Insurance, Kwik Fit Insurance, Alliance & Leicester, Santander, RBS, Natwest, Britannia,,, CMC Markets, City Index, Legal & General, The Guardian, Gamesys, Grosvenor Casino, Blue Square, Mecca Bingo, 32Red, Sega, BBC, Vodafone, British Gas, Debenham's, New Look, Interflora, ...and more. Feel free to check out the new SEO Software that I am involved with at You will find that I'm very effective and fast at solving the most challenging of SEO challenges in robust ways.

    $74.00 /hr
    0 hours
  8. Ted Frazier

    Ted Frazier

    Internet Marketing Consultant

    United States - Last active: 02/08/2012

    I am here to you get big results through positioning your business effectively on the web. I have been doing this for over twelve years and I love doing it. My passion to see my clients succeed is only tempered by my need to make a profit and pay my bills. Otherwise, I might be tempted to work just for the fun of it.

    $44.44 /hr
    0 hours
  9. Mary Rider

    Mary Rider

    Digital Media & Search Engine Marketing Consultant

    United States - Last active: 12/30/2014 - Tests: 1

    Highly accomplished search and digital marketing expert with more than 18 years’ experience leading teams on client, publisher, and agency sides with emphasis on travel and retail verticals. • Strong leadership and people development skills, building and managing high-performing work teams. • Expanded Microsoft operations, opened two central region offices, and hired and managed search account team, aligning with sales partners, top-tier clients, and agencies. • Demonstrated revenue and profit growth in digital, social and search marketing, biddable media programs, and network and upfront media buys through savvy negotiation and applied analytics. Demonstrates broad strengths in: • Strategic Vision & Execution • Team Leadership • Sales & Revenue Growth • Change Management • People Management • Client Engagement • Product Launches

    $50.00 /hr
    0 hours
  10. Frank Geric

    Frank Geric

    Digital Inbound Marketing Strategy Consultant

    United States - Last active: 3 months ago

    I'll help you improve your marketing. From branding, messaging and positioning to executing award-winning campaigns - I'll help you drive more leads and revenue. My skills include: - Branding, messaging and positioning - Campaign planning and optimization - Social media marketing - SEO - SEM - Adwords, Bing Advertising, Remarketing - Start-up planning - UX design and conversion optimizing - Marketing automation (HubSpot, Marketo, Pardot) - Website design

    $55.00 /hr
    0 hours