Big Oak: The Search Engine Optimization Company

Located in Richmond, Virginia (VA), Big Oak is a stone's throw from Washington D.C., Norfolk and Charlottesville. We offer our SEO services to local and national companies.

Running along smoothly since January, 2004, Big Oak has enjoyed steady growth by producing superior search marketing results for companies ranging from national e-commerce businesses to local business owners seeking to improve web site performance and rankings. With a firm belief in the power of focus, Big Oak is totally dedicated to the discipline of natural search engine optimization. The company prides itself on its innovation and its tailored solutions for particular client needs.

It seems there is an endless list of people who say they can bring you better search engine rankings. But in the end what really matters is results. Go ahead and look at the client results we achieve and the sites we have built and compare them to results from the other companies you are thinking about hiring. Where do the clients' sites rank in Google and what keywords are being used? How easy is it to find information on the websites? The answers to these questions will guide you to the right company. And while you are deciding, give us a call or send us an email if you have questions.

Our commitment to “helping your business grow” it is at the center of everything we do.

Background on the Partnership

Chris AlexanderChris Alexander previously worked at various technology consulting firms. In late 2003 he decided to strike out with Shell and formed Big Oak. Their partnership has allowed them to work in collaboration while having the freedom to concentrate on their core interests in the field of online marketing. View Chris Alexander's LinkedIn profile Get LinkedIn to Chris

Shell HarrisShell Harris co-founded Big Oak on January 1, 2004. In a previous career he was a print & web designer and often developed the sites he designed before focusing on his current passion for search engine optimization and Internet marketing. He is an avid researcher, SEO specialist, company mouthpiece and is always looking for the next big thing Get LinkedIn to Shell

Alyssa DuvallAlyssa Duvall joined our team in 2005 having previously worked with Chris and Shell. Her project management, marketing strategy, and copywriting skills helped the company transition toward SEO-focused engagements. Alyssa champions the marketing, user experience and website conversion aspects of SEO.

Phil Walton joined the team in 2012 coming from Long Wood University with his degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing. Phil provides client support through link building, blogging and research. We are extremely happy to add Phil to the Big Oak team.

Let our success be your success.  Come see how the Big Oak team can help increase your company's presence on the internet.  Contact us or give us a call at:  804-741-6776.

If you are interested joining a fast growing and leading SEO company, view our SEO Employment page to check on opportunities within Big Oak.

Big Oak Partnership with Web Originiation

Big Oak partners with, a Louisville SEO Company. The owner, Brian Douglas, provides expertise in all areas of Internet marketing including web design, search engine optimization and search engine marketing. His personal touch and attention to detail make his company a strategic addition to Big Oak SEO.



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