Results Driven SEO Services Backed by 24+ Years of Experience

We provide professional SEO services to companies at all stages of their SEO journey – from startup companies to SEO-virgin brands to Fortune 500’s who have in house Digital Marketing Managers. No matter the current state of your website and online presence, we can help!

Customized SEO Services – More Important Than Ever

Businesses around the world have been harnessing the power of customized SEO services for more than two decades to help drive sales and business growth.

Today’s online marketplace is very competitive for companies of all sizes – from local trades and service providers to national and international corporations. Regardless of your company size, SEO must be part of your Marketing Strategy in order to tap into the potential of your ever-increasing online audience.

At 1st on the List, we also believe that our SEO services must be driven by ROI (Return on investment). It’s what you expect to get out of any marketing initiative and it is always our end goal for clients. We achieve this through our unique approach, which is a combination of what we’ve seen work for clients over the last 24+ years as a Canadian SEO company, plus where we anticipate Search going in the future.

No matter the size or scale of your campaign, the underlying purpose of SEO is to make your website more accessible and more relevant. Your site needs to rank better, attract motivated and highly qualified search traffic, provide more leads, more conversions and sales, and ultimately improve your ROI to grow your business.

Each and every search engine optimizastion campaign is results-driven and we measure our campaign success by your satisfaction.

To learn more, please contact us online or call our company for the highest-rated SEO services in Canada Toll Free at 1-888-262-6687.

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The Right-Sized SEO Campaign to Grow Your Business

1st on the List offers a wide range of SEO Services and customized online marketing packages to meet the individual needs of businesses across North America. Whether you need a local SEO campaign, a technical SEO audit, or just SEO consulting, every campaign includes the option to upgrade at any time as your business grows and evolves. Our SEO firm can help you realize actual results and maximize ROI no matter what the size of your business or SEO budget. Send us an email at to learn more!

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Local SEO

You need to improve your search visibility in your own local market and you need to do it on a budget while bringing in new customers to keep business booming.

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Custom SEO

You have big plans to grow your business and build a brand that will improve your prominence in your market for years to come. Competition is tough but you know you truly deserve to be ranked #1.

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SEO Consulting

You need the expertise of experienced SEO’s to work with your established Marketing, IT and Sales departments in order to develop and implement an SEO strategy across all levels.

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Technical Audits

Let our SEO firm show you how a technical SEO audit can uncover the often overlooked reasons why your site is not ranking as well as your competitors, even when everything on the surface looks the same.

Content Strategy

Create a uniqe voice and an audience-centric approach to your onsite content that not only increases organic traffic but also leads and conversions.

Keyword Research

Identify the most popular keyword phrases that will attract qualified traffic and customers at various stages of the buying process.

Website Analytics

Use your website analytics to better understand website visitor behavior and make informed decisions for improving all aspects of your Digital Marketing strategy.

Schema Markup

With great schema markup you can add the correct code to help Search engines return more informative search results for searchers; then watch your Click Through Rates soar!

Natural Link Growth

With link acquisition you can find credible partners to promote your website and create link bait items that help draw the attention of visitors and the Search Engines to your website.

Online Reputation

Online reputation management helps to monitor and improve what people say about you online in an effort to protect and grow your invaluable brand reputation.

Site Speed

Improving site speed improves user engagement, Search Engine rankings, and organic traffic … all by shaving a second or two off of website load times. Click here to see our other SEO services.

Not Sure What SEO Services Your Website Needs?


What Makes Our SEO Services
Better Than Other Companies?

  • Sustainable results that grow over time.

    We offer a deep understanding of how the Search Engines work and strictly adhere to current search engine best practices in order to achieve long term, stable visibility.

  • No locked in contracts yet some clients have been with us for 15+ years.

    We don’t believe in forcing our clients to stay with us because they signed a piece of paper – yet many continue year after year because we generate such great results for their business.

  • Holistic marketing approach that adapts as your business grows and changes.

    We get it. Things can change. Strategies can evolve or receive a complete overhaul. We are flexible in working within your constraints and are always looking for ways to improve your overall digital footprint and brand.

  • Over 22 years in the SEO industry (since 1997).

    You could say that we have been around the block and back again – and that’s a good thing! In fact, we were well established before many Digital Marketers out there today were even starting grade school!

  • Expertise and primary focus is SEO - it’s not an afterthought for us!

    We started off as an SEO company and have no plans to change. Our core focus is SEO and about 70% of our services focus on optimizing our clients’ websites.

  • 100% of our SEO Services are based in Canada

    Our approach not only works but it makes sense and is executed by a team of friendly Canadians SEO experts who only want the best for your business. We’re easy to talk to and care about you.


How Our SEO Services Benefited Client Brand and Business Goals?

“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!”

Salvatore Lavorata
Marketing Manager, Manning Elliott LLP

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$19,000 Project Secured With Local SEO

“Look around and then look at 1st on the List. You will be glad you did. They were honest with me, reasonable, professional. RESULTS. In addition, their staff is amazing.”

Jeff Fitzpatrick
Owner, Urban Water Works

4x Growth in Monthly Search Visitors

“They have helped me to increase my web traffic by 10x and I have seen my position in the Google rankings consistently improve, even versus much larger and more established competitors. ”

Michael Lesage
Barrister, Solicitor & Notary Public, Michael’s Law Firm

Online Traffic Tripled, Effectively Eliminating the Off Season

“They know what they are doing! It is a pleasure to work with such a great team and their [SEO] services are both cost-effective and outstanding!”

Sandra Diaz
Social Media Manager, Riviera Nayarit Visitors & Convention Bureau

Award Winning SEO Services

Whatever the “more” is that you are after – more traffic, more leads, more sales – let’s start a conversation about how we can help. We look forward to providing professional SEO services that will get you the “more” that you deserve!

Over the past two decades (since 1997), 1st on the List has consistently remained one of the Top SEO companies in North America. Our Canadian SEO company is really good at helping websites attain first page rankings because our SEO services follow only industry accepted best practices that help the search engines find, understand, and rank your website above the competition.

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