Full Service Abbotsford SEO Agency

1st on the List is a client-focused Abbotsford SEO company. We have 25+ years of experience and a strong reputation for providing happy clients with proven results for custom SEO, local SEO, web design, and link building.

Custom SEO Services

Sustainable long term organic growth in traffic and search rankings.

Custom, organic SEO services that include technical audits, on-page search engine optimization, link building services, Social Media, and local SEO services.

Website Design

Search friendly websites that perform on all levels.

Customized website design services including WordPress design, ecommerce websites, and mobile friendly web design.

SEO Consulting

SEO consulting services that enhances your in-house marketing team’s depth of knowledge.

Website audits, SEO strategy development, website design guidance, keyword research, content optimization, and more.

Pay Per Click Advertising

Instant, qualified website traffic that converts.

Abbotsford SEO company 1st on the List provides highly effective PPC advertising for every budget – Google PPC Ads, Bing PPC, and ad retargeting strategies.


Carefully crafted words that perfectly capture your brand.

Content that truly sells your brand and drives Digital Marketing Strategies like SEO, Blogging, Copywriting, Ads, Social Marketing, Email Campaigns, and more.

Brand Reputation

Building a strong digital brand presence in all online neighborhoods.

Brand entity development, online review management, citations, Google My Business, social media efforts, and more.


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Among the Best Digital Marketing Agencies in Abbotsford

Our Expertise and Experience Runs Deep

Our small but mighty team has over 220 years of experience in Digital Marketing disciplines including SEO, Web Development, Social, and Paid Advertising.

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Results Other Firms Struggle to Achieve

Many clients come to us and get the results they finally deserve after working with multiple other Digital Agencies. They say we are unlike anyone they’ve ever worked with.

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Loyal Clients and Long Term Campaigns

We have no long term contracts yet some of our oldest clients have been with us for 15+ years because we contribute to an exceptional ROI and maintain a positive working relationship.

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We are arguably the oldest and most experienced Abbotsford SEO Company and Digital Marketing Agency serving businesses throughout BC and Canada. At the time of opening for business in 1997, SEO was in its very early days where results were near instant – one small keyword change on your website, a quick browser refresh, and you could see immediate results.

Over the years our range of Digital Marketing Services has evolved as custom SEO strategies has become much more complex, holistic, and competitive in nature. We believe our clients deserve the very best, most educated people working on their websites and managing their digital footprint.

Our goal is to help inform, guide and execute every step of the way in order to achieve the results needed to grow your business.

Read our full company history .

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25+ Years

In Business (founded in 1997)

15 Years

Average Staff Member’s Years’ of Experience


Clients Served

4.8 Million

Top 10 Rankings Earned


We help leading Abbotsford businesses accelerate their growth.

While we work with clients all over Canada and the US some of our very favourite clients are located right here in Abbotsford and the Vancouver Lower Mainland of BC. Whether it’s a multi-year SEO Campaign, an SEO-friendly website design or rebuild, ongoing website development and support, or another specialized service such as local SEO, our work has proven itself time and again.

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Over $80,000 Raised in Charitable Donations

Advertising and Consulting for Abbotsford Lions Club

The Abbotsford Lions Club was near and dear to 1st on the List company founder Chris Genge. Chris approached the Abbotsford Lions Club with the idea to advertise its Charity Poker Events and over the course of 12 years was able to help raise significant funds and awareness in the Abbotsford community.

The Leading Electrical Contractors in Abbotsford

Custom SEO and Google Ads for Premium Electric

Premium Electric has been a valued and loyal client of ours for numerous years, and their commitment to excellence has solidified their position as the leading electricians in Abbotsford, BC. With a strong emphasis on quality craftsmanship, exceptional customer service, and advanced electrical solutions, Premium Electric has consistently delivered outstanding results.

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Local SEO for a Reputable General Contractor in Abbotsford

Implementing state-of-the-art SEO for our Local Clients

From Abbotsford to Chilliwack, Langley to Surrey, and White Rock, Coleridge Construction is your go-to choice for top-notch home renovations. Get ready for a local SEO explosion as we help showcase their exceptional work, bringing their services to the forefront of your community. Your dream home is now just one click away.

The team at 1st on the List went above and beyond in getting our website launched so fast. They took our budget and recommended what would get us the most bang for our buck. They are very knowledgeable and led us through each step so that I didn’t have to worry about all the details. We are very happy with the finished result and are already getting great feedback from our customers. They are also taking care of our SEO which we are pleased with – I’d absolutely refer their work to anyone.

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Darrell EllensManager - Ellen’s and Son’s Plumbing and Gas

Throughout the design process 1st on the List was receptive to our ideas and feedback and willing to try out our ideas to see how they would look on the site. They also gave valuable input – both from a creative and practical stance – to produce an outstanding finished product. The site has only been live for a few weeks and we are already getting great feedback. I believe that the website truly captures the spirit of our company and the value we offer. I know it will be a valuable stream for attracting new clients in the coming years.

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Cam KrauseSenior Building Designer - Willson Design

I have been using 1st on the List since 2014 and have been very satisfied with the results achieved thus far. They have helped my firm grow organic web traffic month over month and their ongoing support and guidance is something you don’t typically receive from other established competitors. I’ve had the pleasure of working with many members of their team over the years and can honestly say, each and every one of them knows their stuff. Their approach to customer service is fantastic! I highly recommend 1st on the List for professional SEO services. Keep up the great work!

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Sal Lavorata Marketing Manager - Manning Elliott LLP (Offices in Abbotsford and Vancouver, BC)

I have been working with 1st on the list for about 11 years, and they have been looking after my SEO for me. They also redesigned and updated my website and other advertising. I have found them easy to deal with, helpful with ideas, suggestions, as well as using my input to get the product done that I’m happy with! They have also worked closely with my Social Media guy to help improve my visibility there, and highly recommend them to others! Thanks for a great job!

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Darrell RempelOwner - Captain Concrete


Born & Raised in Abbotsford

Located in Abbotsford, BC, our office has proudly called this town home since 1st on the List was founded in 1997. Abbotsford has been the birthplace and constant homebase for 1st on the List, showcasing our enduring commitment to this vibrant community. As a team, we are deeply passionate about supporting the Fraser Valley community. We recognize the value of giving back and making a positive impact on the people and organizations around us. Whether through volunteering, sponsorship, partnerships, or supporting local businesses, we are dedicated to playing an active role in the growth and well-being of the Fraser Valley. By aligning our efforts with the needs and aspirations of this community, we aim to foster a spirit of collaboration and create a lasting legacy of support.

Whether in person, on the phone, or over Zoom, we are ready to discuss your upcoming SEO or web design project, set some achievable digital marketing goals, and brainstorm new and upcoming strategies.

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    Abbotsford, British Columbia

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    Abbotsford, British Columbia
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Need Help Growing Your Business?

“I speak with plenty of Abbotsford business owners and marketers each month who are looking for a reputable and qualified SEO company to help grow their business.

Many times they’ve used other basement-style marketing companies or web designers/developers who claim they know SEO. Unfortunately, the results are never what they really need and often their hard earned marketing budget and precious time is wasted, along with the opportunity to actually grow their business.

Our mission is to listen to your exact marketing needs and goals and provide a clear SEO Campaign or Web Design Package that will lead you to the results you’re after and need to grow. I will never promise something I don’t believe my team can deliver.

My team is made of up of highly qualified and experienced Marketing Professionals with decades of experience. I carefully listen to each new client’s needs and strategically pair them with the most suitable Project Manager that I feel will be the best fit for long term success.

Want to find out what it’s like to work with our Abbotsford SEO company?

Give me a call at 1-888-262-6687 to start the conversation.”

Keiran Griffiths,
President & Managing Director


Leading Digital Marketing Strategies for Maximum Growth

We help growth minded companies generate revenue through high impact, long lasting SEO Marketing, Web Design and Google Ads.

  • 100% Canadian Owned and Operated

    What you see is what you get! When you call you get to speak directly with your Project Manager who won’t use confusing jargon. Learn more about how 1st on the List started back in 1997.

  • Always in the Loop

    There’s nothing to hide. We’re always available to answer your questions, pursue new ideas, and give feedback to your campaign progress. Regular reports and ongoing correspondence means you always know where your campaign stands.

  • Customized, Holistic Marketing Approach

    Don’t get stuck in a “one-size-fits-all” SEO package that doesn’t do anything to grow your revenues. We will develop your winning formula to achieve great results that address your biggest needs and goals.

  • Positive Customer Feedback

    Our longest standing client has been using our services for 20+ years! Many others aren’t far behind. Check our more client testimonials or ask us for a reference list.


We want to hear from you!

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We are honoured that you are interested in working with us. These days there are endless options when it comes to creating and managing your Digital Marketing Plans. With over 2,000 clients under our belt and 25+ years of experience, we are proud of the reputation built and the results achieved.

The best way to know if we’re the right fit is to schedule your Discovery Phone Call.

Whether you meet us in person at our Abbotsford office, or over Zoom or a phone call, we’ll uncover your company’s objectives and digital footpring potential. Then we’ll craft a customized growth plan that meets your objectives and that fits within your budget.

If you like what we find in our discovery and the marketing strategy proposed, we start every project with a proper Meet and Greet where you can get to know your Project Manager(s). Here we set expectations, gather all the additional information needed, and lay the groundwork for a success campaign or project.

We’ll execute on the agreed upon growth plan that meets your objectives and that fits within your budget. We do all the heavy lifting so you can continue on with your own responsibilities.

Every month, we’ll update you of our execution to deliver to you increased calls, conversion, and customers. We’ll also keep you in the know when we see additional opportunities to further strengthen your website.


We’re easy to work with and provide top-notch SEO services that help businesses in Abbotsford grow!



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