Sixth City Marketing offers exceptional SEO services to businesses in the Athens and Southeastern Ohio region.

If you’re looking for the most effective ways to help grow your business revenue, SEO is a great choice. Of all of the online marketing channels, SEO brings consistent:

  • Website traffic
  • Online response (leads or phone calls)
  • Return on investment


What We Can Help With

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Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
Pay Per Click Marketing (PPC)
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Website Design and Development
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Social Media Management

Our Athens, Ohio SEO Packages

  1. SEO Site Audit: This package includes a comprehensive analysis of your site, breaking down strengths and weaknesses and outlining ways to outrank the competition. An analysis of your strongest competitors is also included.
  2. Full SEO Campaign: With this package, we cover the entire process, from keyword bank creation to on-page optimization and link building, with ongoing SEO reporting, consulting and copywriting being major components.

SEO Leadership

John Sammon


Maureen Darrah

SEO Director

Steve DiMatteo

Senior SEO Specialist

What Is Search Engine Optimization and How Can It Help You?

Search engine optimization, or SEO, is the practice of strategically targeting keywords that you believe your target audience is looking for on Google, Yahoo and Bing. Every day, millions of people are searching for goods and services through these search engines. With SEO, we help you find the best non-branded (relevant keywords that don’t contain your business name) phrases and help your website rank for them.

To get a sense of everything we can provide, visit our pages for:

Additionally, be sure to visit our case studies page to see the kind of real-world, quantifiable results Sixth City Marketing can deliver through SEO, something which many forms of traditional marketing (billboards, flyers, TV & radio ads) lack.

A Dedication to Athens, Ohio

Athens is one of our favorite cities in Ohio and numerous members of our team have called the city home.

Our CEO, John Sammon, has two degrees from Ohio University and has taught a course at Ohio University in online marketing. He learned SEO through his coursework while attending Ohio University for graduate school in 2008.

We also have a handful of alumni from Ohio University on our staff!

We want great things for Athens, Ohio, and with more than 25+ combined years of experience in search engine optimization on our team, we’re confident you can reap the benefits.

Who We Succeed In Helping

We have a proven track record of helping all types of businesses reach their marketing goals and boost their sales from our digital marketing efforts, including:

“Sixth City has done an excellent job in keeping our digital strategy ahead of the curve. Through a consistent evolution of our channel driven content and measurement we have been able to optimize (and even reduce) our spend over time while continually increasing quality lead generation. The team is extremely knowledgeable, personable, and responsive and a pleasure to work with.” – Scott Eagle, LORD Corporation

Contact Our Team Today!

Ready to learn more about how SEO or our other digital marketing offerings can help your business? Use the form on this page to get in touch today!

Our Athens, OH Location

340 W. State St.
Suite 232
Athens, OH 45701

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