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Search Engine Optimization:

The best way to sustain long-term lead generation

SEO, or Search Engine Optimization, is a key process for how business is generated online. It’s a tool to help your business appear higher in search results, and as such, gain qualified leads organically. Since our founding, SEO has been a pillar of our recipe for success at Urban Ignite. We utilize SEO best practices and a comprehensive strategy to make even the lowest-ranking businesses competitive on the search results. Search engine rankings can be the defining line between successful, sustainable growth, and your business never being found by relevant traffic. We make sure you soar above that line. 

Search Engine Optimization is not an instant growth strategy. It is a long-term process that ensures you are able to sustain lead generation over time. It helps bring consistency to your marketing plan. Not only will SEO increase your traffic, it helps navigate a more relevant customer base to the products or services you provide. If you want to stay ahead of the competition, trust an expert Baltimore SEO team with a proven track record.

At Urban Ignite, we put a particular emphasis on Search Engine Optimization (SEO). This is the process by which we help you appear in relevant search results for your industry. A diverse process, SEO requires expert attention to ensure steady growth and consistent rankings. SEO is about a long-term investment. The process takes time, but it is one of the most valuable strategies you can utilize for sustainable business success. 

Our SEO Process

Collaborate

We begin our SEO process by working with your team to determine what aspects of your business you want to hone in on. This way, we can focus our strategy to drive traffic toward the pages and services that are most valuable or defining to you. Our team will share keyword lists, and review the strategy with you. 

Create

Our SEO process involves creating content, auditing your site’s performance, and building backlinks that will help increase your domain authority and rankings. Our content strategy allows us to drive qualified traffic to your site while making the site more robust and creative in the process. 

Convert

SEO is all about drawing in qualified leads and then converting them. Our SEO strategy helps generate traffic that is more relevant, and ready to take the plunge and solicit your services. The SEO analytics we utilize allows us to track conversions and identify areas of improvement for our SEO process. 

Baltimore SEO That Lasts

Like all marketing processes, SEO is most valuable when implemented over an extended period of time with consistency. Google and other search engines are constantly seeking ways to guide their users to the most accurate content based on their search queries. We work to ensure your business appears for relevant traffic across all of your service or product categories. A consistent SEO strategy allows local businesses to dominate in their service areas. 

Our comprehensive approach to SEO allows us to continuously tweak your SEO strategy to maximize clicks and hone in on the keywords that are most likely to generate relevant, valuable traffic. Our goal is to create a continuous flow of traffic instead of creating a one-time traffic boom that goes away fast as it appeared. 

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Search Engine Optimized Content

At the core of our SEO strategy is content. When it comes to gaining traffic, optimized content is king. We laser target keywords and phrases to draw traffic that is relevant to your service, and more likely to become a qualified lead. Content is multifaceted, from a structured, well-written narrative on your site to targeted landing pages built to capture specific search queries. Our copywriting team brings SEO expertise that ensures your Baltimore SEO is head and shoulders above your competitors.

Analytics

While building strong SEO can seem difficult to wrap your head around, we are able to utilize analytics that makes the trends clear and defined. We gather information about ranking, competitors, and the gaps in keywords they rank for that your business doesn’t. Our analytic tools are powerful, and allow us to build a clear picture of where the strategy is succeeding, and where it needs more work.

Backlink Building

Backlinks are valuable connections built between your website and others. The more times legitimate websites with high domain authority link to yours, the greater your SEO will be. We take the time and care to build connections and links with high-value domains to ensure your backlinks are not only varied, but from highly reputable sources.

Performance Optimization

When it comes to your Baltimore SEO strategy, performance is an underappreciated aspect that often causes businesses to lose SEO score. We utilize site auditing tools to check the performance metrics on your website and address any issues that arise. From broken links to missing alt-descriptions, we fix any aspect that may cause Google to de-rank otherwise strong pages. Performance optimization is a key step in the SEO process. 

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YOUR BALTIMORE SEO COMPANY

A different kind of Maryland SEO company

Search Engine Optimization:

The best way to sustain long-term lead generation

SEO, or Search Engine Optimization, is a key process for how business is generated online. It’s a tool to help your business appear higher in search results, and as such, gain qualified leads organically. Since our founding, SEO has been a pillar of our recipe for success at Urban Ignite. We utilize SEO best practices and a comprehensive strategy to make even the lowest-ranking businesses competitive on the search results. Search engine rankings can be the defining line between successful, sustainable growth, and your business never being found by relevant traffic. We make sure you soar above that line. 

 

Search Engine Optimization is not an instant growth strategy. It is a long-term process that ensures you are able to sustain lead generation over time. It helps bring consistency to your marketing plan. Not only will SEO increase your traffic, it helps navigate a more relevant customer base to the products or services you provide. If you want to stay ahead of the competition, trust an expert Baltimore SEO team with a proven track record.

Our SEO Process

Collaborate

We begin our SEO process by working with your team to determine what aspects of your business you want to hone in on. This way, we can focus our strategy to drive traffic toward the pages and services you that are most valuable or defining to you. Our team will share keyword lists, and review the strategy with you. 

Create

Our SEO process involves creating content, auditing your site’s performance, and building backlinks that will help increase your domain authority and rankings. Our content strategy allows us to drive qualified traffic to your site while making the site more robust and creative in the process. 

Convert

SEO is all about drawing in qualified leads and then converting them. Our SEO strategy helps generate traffic that is more relevant, and ready to take the plunge and solicit your services. The SEO analytics we utilize allows us to track conversions and identify areas of improvement for our SEO process. 

Baltimore SEO That Lasts

Like all marketing processes, SEO is most valuable when implemented over an extended period of time with consistency. Google and other search engines are constantly seeking ways to guide their users to the most accurate content based on their search queries. We work to ensure your business appears for relevant traffic across all of your service or product categories. A consistent SEO strategy allows local businesses to dominate in their service areas. 

 

Our comprehensive approach to SEO allows us to continuously tweak your SEO strategy to maximize clicks and hone in on the keywords that are most likely to generate relevant valuable traffic. Our goal is to create a continuous flow of traffic instead of creating a one-time traffic boom that goes away fast as it appeared.

Ready to Get Started With Us?

Search Engine Optimized Content

At the core of our SEO strategy is content. When it comes to gaining traffic, optimized content is king. We laser target keywords and phrases to draw traffic that is relevant to your service, and more likely to become a qualified lead. Content is multifaceted, from a structured, well-written narrative on your site to targeted landing pages built to capture specific search queries. Our copywriting team brings SEO expertise that ensures your Baltimore SEO is head and shoulders above your competitors. 

Analytics

While building strong SEO can seem difficult to wrap your head around, we are able to utilize analytics that makes the trends clear and defined. We gather information about ranking, competitors, and the gaps in keywords they rank for that your business doesn’t. Our analytic tools are powerful, and allow us to build a clear picture of where the strategy is succeeding, and where it needs more work. 

Backlink Building

Backlinks are valuable connections built between your website and others. The more times legitimate websites with high domain authority link to yours, the greater your SEO will be. We take the time and care to build connections and links with high-value domains to ensure your backlinks are not only varied, but from highly reputable sources. 

Performance Optimization

When it comes to your Baltimore SEO strategy, performance is an underappreciated aspect that often causes businesses to lose SEO score. We utilize site auditing tools to check the performance metrics on your website and address any issues that arise. From broken links to missing alt-descriptions, we fix any aspect that may cause Google to de-rank otherwise strong pages. Performance optimization is a key step in the SEO process. 

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Anna

As a Design Specialist for Urban Ignite, Anna Hughes works to create stronger visual aesthetics for client brands via web design and development, social media template design, print collateral, and a variety of other design-centric projects. Her goal is to craft successful, direct, and on-brand design materials to help companies better communicate their mission and purpose. Anna brings thorough experience in print-based projects, giving her a tangible understanding of typography and layout design. Anna works to clearly and creatively communicate a client’s message. 

 

Anna earned a BFA in Graphic Design from Messiah University. She is a huge fan of hiking, running, kayaking, and anything that involves plants and the autumn season.

Brady

Brady Stafford works as a Copywriting Specialist for Urban Ignite, helping clients shape their narrative, tell their story, and expand their portfolio of SEO-driven written content. His copywriting appears on website and landing pages, blog posts, social media posts, and email campaigns. Brady utilizes SEO practices to drive traffic while still creating informative, narratively compelling content across different mediums. 

 

Brady received a BA in History with a minor in Journalism from the University of West Virginia. Several of his historical essays were published by the University. Outside of work, Brady is an avid musician who fills much of his time listening to or playing music. He is also a travel aficionado who enjoys rock climbing and mountaineering (which are different!). Having completed all of his targeted summits on the East Coast, he hopes to conquer Mt. Rainier in Washington and Mt. Denali in Alaska in the future.

Emily

Emily works as a media specialist for Urban Ignite, focusing on videography in production, pre-production, and editing. She uses her skills as a storyteller to visually communicate the stories of our clients and their work, using creativity, problem-solving, and technical knowledge to guide her projects. She graduated from Goucher College with degrees in both Communications and Philosophy, with her philosophical studies amplifying critical analysis and writing skills as well as a love for questioning and research. What she loves most about her career as a videographer is the opportunity to learn a variety of niche knowledge about the different subject matters of her videos. 

 

Outside of work, Emily enjoys painting psychedelic geometric artwork, watching action films, reading science fiction, and learning about history, places, and trivia on Wikipedia. She has a bearded dragon named Franco and sometimes they eat kale together. She plays the piano once a year.

Steven

Steven Quinones works as a Media Specialist at Urban Ignite, balancing pre-production, media shoots, and post-production work. Steven often works directly with clients for on-site shoots, and is an expert at setting the scene and guiding participants through the process. His goal is to help you feel comfortable in front of the camera, and his guidance can help make even your shyest team member feel like a star. Steven previously worked in a professional photography studio for four years, as well as spending for years in a sales position. His freelance work has included music videos, wedding videography, and more. 

 

Steven has travleed and lived across the country, being born and raised in Nevada before making his way to Maryland. He embraces the experience of meeting new people, and connecting with artists in the places he visits. He is a huge fan of stand-up comedy, with Theo Von and Mark Normand among his current favorites. Steven will be the first to tell you that Mexican food is the best of all foods.

Elijah

As Director of Media, Elijah’s goal is to cultivate an environment of collaboration through media production, driving storytelling for clients through excellent photo and video content. They have worked freelance as a cinematographer and editor, whose previous clients include the Chemistry Department and Cell, Molecular, Developmental Biology, and Biophysics Doctoral Program at Johns Hopkins. She also works as an adjunct professor at UMBC for photo and video classes. Elijah received her Masters of Fine Art from the Intermedia + Digital Art Program at UMBC, and her Bachelors of Fine Art in Digital Media from Youngstown State University.

 

Outside of work, Elijah spends time on her own bodies of artistic work, focusing on the act/actions of surveillance, as well as notions of memory, nostalgia, longing, and personal identity. They enjoy, as many do, video games, films, tv shows, but also engage in several hobbies focusing around dilapidated and obsolete technologies, like utilizing VHS camcorders, 8mm/16mm found films, and post-apocalyptic costume making.

Tarah

As Urban Ignite’s Director of Design, Tarah Maxsell is your visual design expert. Her work touches nearly every creative process at our firm, from logo and branding design to web layouts, social media templates, and everything in between. Her process is one of intentionally seeking out beautiful solutions to all of your design challenges. Tarah’s work has been recognized by Out Of Home Today (OOH Today) for excellence in outdoor advertising. 

 

Tarah received a BFA in Fine Arts with a focus on Graphic Design from Messiah University. Tarah enjoys anything she can outside, as well as ceramics and interior design. You’ll most often find her with her husband Nick and their Goldendoodle Wesely.

Christian

As the Director of Web Content, Christian Fuller helps execute your digital marketing strategy through compelling websites, engrossing written content, and an intricate knowledge of best SEO practices. Christian oversees all web design and written content creation projects, helping ensure the final product delivered to you is spectacular. 

Christian believes that content writing is essential to building the narrative of a business. He puts the work in to help your brand find its tone and voice so you can speak the language of your audience. Copy should always grab attention, and communicate something valuable. He helps you find the perfect sweet spot. 

His web design experience allows him to guide our web team efficiently through the process, accounting for elements like the flow of content, website interactivity, and mobile optimization. Christian believes a strong website is an invaluable marketing tool and helps clients execute their creative vision. 

Christian brings 5+ years of copywriting, web design, and SEO experience to the table. He earned his BA in English from the University of Maryland. Outside of work, he is a frequent traveler and camping enthusiast, creative writer, and super fan of anything horror or punk music-related.

Leigh

Leigh Engelke is our coordinator-in-chief as the Operations Director, ensuring everything runs smoothly and efficiently. She is the primary point of contact for clients, addressing their day-to-day needs and communicating new project details to internal staff. Leigh ensures nothing slips through the cracks, and that content output is consistent. She is also responsible for internal procedures at Urban Ignite, helping everyone stay on track and adhere to company policy. 

 

Leigh believes that clear, transparent communication is the key ingredient in a successful business relationship. She wants every client to have clarity on the progress of projects, and be able to communicate any concerns as they arise. Leigh is here to take care of our clients, and she’s excellent at it. Fostering a healthy working environment where employees are free to communicate their feelings is also essential Leigh as Operations Director. 

 

Professionally, Leigh brings experience working with the Maryland Department of Social Services, where organizational efficiency was crucial. Her decade-plus experience in the food service industry gives her excellent personability, knowledge of task management, and the ability to keep up with the fast-paced needs of clients. 

 

Leigh earned a BS in Psychology from Goucher College. When she’s not managing operations for Urban Ignite, you can find her hiking, painting, crocheting, practicing yoga, or just hanging out with her cat and best buddy, Rex.

Jordan

Jordan Fuller is the Founder and Creative Director of Urban Ignite. He works with clients and the team to help drive the creative vision of each project. 

 

Content creation has always been at the core of Jordan’s identity, starting with home movie production at the age of 6 and video editing at 14 for his YouTube channel. He took an optimistic approach, teaching himself web design in case the YouTube channel found success. While that project never achieved virality, it gave Jordan the tools to lay the foundation Urban Ignite would be built upon. 

 

Urban Ignite began with clients in the construction and home remodeling industry, and managed to grow as a trusted digital marketing firm despite its small team. In the early days, Jordan saw the negative effects overworking can have on a team’s creative output. As such, the workplace model was readjusted to focus on efficiency and work-life balance. This model includes industry-competitive pay while maintaining a 30-hour work week. 

 

Jordan is a creative repository for clients, helping them dream bigger when it comes to content and marketing strategies. 

 

In his free time, Jordan enjoys a good concert, nature walks, video games, meditation, or exploring local events across Baltimore. He also loves collaborating with others to make art, whether it’s at work or for personal projects. He is the host of local “house shows” which have showcased local musicians at the Urban Ignite office space for eight years running.