Marketing agencies today have more tools than ever to support clients in their marketing efforts. Content creation, website design, SEO optimization, the list goes on. But at Digital Storyteller, we have our eyes on a few agencies in particular. Here are the eight best marketing agencies in San Diego.
Founded: In 2020 by Amanda Rogers
Who We Are: An outsourced Digital Marketing Agency focused on Financial Services Companies
Approach: At Digital Storyteller, we believe that marketing that is fragmented wastes money and time and reduces impact. Our team takes a holistic approach to your messaging and content marketing.
At Digital Storyteller, we take a holistic approach to digital marketing for financial services companies. Our in-house team offers a range of services from SEO analysis to content creation, sales enablement workflow creation to online reputation management, and everything in between.
We create monthly content through a content calendar focused on the target demographic, areas where clients want to be thought leaders, and keywords to rank for. Our blog articles, SEO work, and strategic sharing on social media creates engagement and improves search rankings.
Our email workflows are optimized for client engagement and prospect outreach, based on each client’s tier of retainer. We also use social media strategically to push content to platforms such as LinkedIn, YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter, with platform-specific strategies guided by our social media manager and implemented by our social team.
We also offer web builds using WordPress, hosted on Digital Ocean and managed within app containers.
We believe that all elements of digital marketing need to work together, and we provide monthly reporting to show our clients how engagement with their email campaigns, site traffic, social following and engagement, and keyword rankings are building their online presence and creating trust and awareness to shorten sales cycles.
Reach out to our team to learn more.
Founded: 2008 By Reb Risty
- Start with your company objective and goals.
- Develop a content strategy and plan for your business.
- Create amazing content that makes your message sticky and your brand stand out from the competition.
Specialty: Strategic video content for all your marketing channels. REBL strives to help clients turn viewers into customers by writing and producing amazing video content that makes them stand out from the competition.
REBL offers a range of content marketing services for B2B professional services. Their services are designed to help businesses reach potential customers, build relationships with key stakeholders, generate leads, and establish an authoritative voice in the industry.
Their Brand Builder service involves working with clients to film once per quarter, minimizing the strain on their schedule and investing strategically in pre-production planning to capture all the necessary footage. After the shoot, REBL manages every stage of video production, including editing and production of three video topics/themes per quarter, which are then reconstructed into 12 shorter-length videos for ongoing, multi-channel application every week.
The Social Punch package is custom-designed to help businesses drive awareness, engagement, and leads on social media platforms. The package is based on a business’s specific needs, campaign calendar, target audience, platform, and other variables, and includes video content to promote engagement.
For businesses seeking a comprehensive range of full-length video production, REBL offers the Custom Package, which is priced according to their needs and offers a simple, clean execution style.
Founded: 2010 by Katie Wagner after retiring from her TV news career
- Orange County, CA
- San Diego, CA
- Atlanta, GA
- Las Vegas, NV
Specialty: Boy, oh boy! KWSM does it all. While every plan is different, they specialize in creating customized digital marketing strategies that help clients get results through:
- Social Media Management
- Content Creation
- Website Design and Management
- Content Optimization (SEO)
- Online Advertising
- PR and Influencer Marketing
- Video and Photography
- Social Media Coaching
- Speaking and Workshops
Their Mission: According to their site, “KWSM exists to help great companies make genuine connections with their customers. We believe good business starts with strong relationships, and the best way to build them is by sharing your story.”
Founded: In 2004
Where: Carlsbad, CA
Our Promise: “We promise to deliver strategic insights. We’ll be easy to work with. And, most importantly, we’ll never leave you in the dark.”
Their Approach: Digitopia uses the phrase process, platforms, people to guide their B2B digital growth strategies.
“We take the stress of inbound marketing off your plate allowing you to focus on all the other important parts of your job. Whether you need…
- HubSpot help, or
- Content and inbound strategies (that actually bring in traffic and leads), or
- Online advertising purpose-built to optimize your spend
…we have you covered.”
Founded: In 2001
Specialty: Strategy, lead generation, website, branding, sales conversions, technology and analytics, and more
What makes Brandetize different from other marketing agencies? Brandetize offers:
- “Full-service customer lifecycle marketing
- Customer focused, cohesive goals
- We’re thinkers, not just doers
- Strategy comes first, then we execute
- Thoroughly seasoned staff of experts
- Partnership model: Get results and write a check from the increase in sales
- We don’t profit until you profit”
Founded: By Jacques Spitzer and Adam Wagner! (Raindrop compares these two to oreos and milk and peanut butter and jelly. In other words, they’re the perfect pair!)
Specialty: Simply put, Raindrop helps build your brand and build your audience. At Raindrop, “our goal with every client is to take you to your next level by helping new audiences to discover you, crafting deeper relationships with your core audiences and allowing you to confidently be the best version of yourself.”
Plus, their video production is top-notch! In fact, they have accrued more than 400,000,000 video views for their clients, been awarded two Emmys, and have produced the #1 performing Youtube ad of 2020.
The Story Behind the Name: It all begins with this quote: “True friendship looks like raindrops coming together on a window-sill; beautifully and effortlessly before your eyes.”
As written on their site, “I think we can all agree; best friends are… well, the best. They are there for us, cheering us on, listening to us and helping us to live our best lives. We imagined that same level of trust, open communication and fun-loving spirit as the foundation for our work.
“The result is a truly special connection with our clients that we believe inspires even greater work. Being a Raindropper means partnering generously and creating strategically. We revel in the success of our clients and celebrate the collaborative culture that we share as a team.”
With Offices In… San Diego, Los Angeles, New York, and San Francisco
Who Are We? Power Digital is “a cutting-edge, nationally recognized digital marketing agency dedicated to elevating your brand through innovative marketing solutions, custom strategies, channel expertise, and flawless execution.”
Some Rules They Live By: Integrity, loyalty, trust, challenge yourself, find the solution, embrace change, don’t take yourself too seriously, and more as seen here!
What They Do: A better question would be, “What don’t they do!?” Power Digital offers:
- Affiliate Marketing
- Amazon Marketing
- Content Marketing
- Email Marketing
- Influencer Marketing
- Organic Social
- Paid Media
- Paid Social
- PR and Outreach
- Web Development
Founded: By David Rodnitzky out of a coffee shop in Pacifica, CA, in 2008
Their Motto: Infinite Possibilities. Infinite Growth.
Why They Rock: 3Q Digital is growing, growing, growing! With six U.S. locations, two international presences, and over 20 virtual locations, this marketing agency can work with you wherever you are!
3Q Digital Offers…
- Conversion Rate Optimization
- Strategy and Planning
- Digital Due Diligence
- And more!
At the end of the day, there isn’t a hard and fast answer for which marketing agency you should use. Each company is unique! (But we think you should choose to work with us!) If you’re ready to take a look at what our outsourced marketing services would look like for you, contact our team at Digital Storyteller today.
We know we’d make a great team, we’re just waiting on you!