How much is SEO for Lawyers?
Search Engine Optimization Law Firm Cost
Setting up a good foundation for search engine optimization (SEO) for your law firm can save you advertising costs down the road. How much is SEO for lawyers is dependent on a number of factors. Our flat fee monthly pricing structure is based on your current foundation and what you need in order to be successful. If you’ve got a nice foundation your cost is less. If you need to start from the ground up, don’t worry our prices are extremely competitive. We don’t have a minimum monthly contract, but we do suggest at least 4 months of service to at least setup a nice SEO foundation. The below table gives you a basic idea of which category your law firm will fall under and the following table represents our current pricing based upon that category.
Selecting A Package
Below, you’ll find a table that helps your law firm determine which category you’ll fall under for our SEO pricing. The better Search Engine Optimization foundation you have set, the lower your price. Feel free to take a look at the characteristics we consider when designating your qualification package.
|Website Age||SEO||Bing||Yahoo!||Domain Authority|
|Novice||Old – haven’t updated in awhile.||I’ve never had SEO.||No one has setup our Analytics or Webmaster.||No one has setup our Webmaster.||No one has setup our Webmaster.||Our law firm website is not linked by our local bar association.|
|Standard||Newer – I’m on WordPress or a similar platform.||I dabble – Our firm updated some of our data.||It’s been setup, but our law firm hasn’t really done anything with it.||It’s been setup, but our law firm hasn’t really done anything with it.||It’s been setup, but our law firm hasn’t really done anything with it.||Our law firm website has some basic links, but not from any major sites.|
|Updated||New and optimized.||I had someone SEO most of our pages.||Yes. Done.||Yes. Done.||Yes. Done.||We are linked from major social media networks and other high ranking sites.|
|Content Only||Optimized for blog posts.||Yes. We have a Blog.||Yes. Done.||Yes. Done.||Yes. Done.||High ranking sites like ABA love us.|
Which Package Is Best For You?
|1st Month Fee||$1,500||$2,300||$3,100||$4,000|
|Google My Business Optimization||✓||✓||✓||✓|
|Metadata Optimization # of pages||Per optimization per month.||7 – first 3 months and 2 per month after||10 – first 3 months and 2 per month after||All – up to 15 first 3 months and 2 per month after|
|Keyword Optimization||Per keyword per month.||Up to 1 keyword first 3 months, and 1 every month thereafter||Up to 2 keywords first 3 months, and 1 every month thereafter||Up to 3 keywords first 3 months, and 1 every month thereafter|
|Sitemap Submissions to Google/Bing/Yahoo!||✓||✓||✓||✓|
|Directory Fix**||Can purchase separately for $650||✓||✓||✓|
|Yahoo Business Optimization||✓||✓||✓||✓|
|Bing Business Optimization||✓||✓||✓||✓|
*If on a subscription plan, after one year you will get bumped up to next lowest package. Prices above double for personal injury, divorce and DUI and for metropolitan areas of more than 400,000 in population per county. Prices above triple for personal injury, divorce and DUI in metropolitan areas of more than 800,000 in population per county. Based on U.S. census data.
**Directory fix includes submission to 60+ directories, as well as correction to those directories if already listed. Some of the directories include, Yellow Pages, MerchantCircle, Mapquest, eLocal, Yelp, Foursquare, among others.
A La Carte
|Google My Business|
|Sitemap Submissions to|
The tables above are here to assist in calculating our fees. However, all law firms and attorneys looking to use our services must get a quote prior to obtaining our services. Our quote will take into account the age of your last website update, your current content, your SEO foundation, the number of lawyers in your firm, your physical location, and your area of practice.
Want To Know More?
We do SEO the right way. Our search engine optimization results are driven by proper ethical SEO methods. Be careful when selecting SEO lawyer services, as some of our competitors will implement black hat SEO to get you ahead. Black hat SEO involves harming your competitors, using high-ranking spam sites as backlinks, and plugging your law firm in comment sections of blogs, all of which are considered by Google as misrepresentation, and it will catch up with your law firm. Possibly leading to red flags by a search engine.
We implement white hat techniques. Essentially, we will not do the above, and we’ll make all the major search engines really like your website.
Get your flat fee quote today.