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How Much Do SEO Services Actually Cost?

Entrepeneur 18 Mar 2020 05:05

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How Much Do SEO Services Actually Cost?
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Let's face it, search engine optimization (SEO) is one of the essential driving factors behind most digital marketing initiatives these days. And all too frequently, speaking to an SEO agency, once the subject of pricing is brought up, you'll hear, "Well...it totally depends."

What does it depend on? Why can't there just be a clear answer or even a ballpark figure? As frustrating as it may be, unfortunately, SEO has a huge number of variables that an agency or a consultant would have to take into account before giving you a ticket price.

However, not all is lost. Thanks to some in-depth research and a large-scale survey done by Ahrefs, I'm able to give you the comprehensive rundown on just how much SEO services cost on average.

A peek at the numbers

At first glance, the data from Ahrefs pins the average hourly rate for an SEO agency to be anywhere between $100 and $150 per hour. However, fewer SEO agencies are charging by the hour these days. In fact, most agencies charge a recurring monthly fee, otherwise known as a retainer. These retainers will run you anywhere between $500 and $2,000 per month.

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