SEATTLE, July 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Avvo, Inc., the web's largest legal Q&A forum, directory and legal marketplace (http://www.avvo.com), today announced it is partnering with legal search engine optimization (SEO) consultants to expand the breadth of marketing tools available to the 150,000 attorneys using Avvo's products and services to market their practices. The new SEO Partner Program gives attorneys direct access to top legal SEO consultants, AttorneySync, NiftyLaw and Atticus Marketing to optimize their law firm websites to be found online.
"As legal services continue to migrate online, a well-planned search engine optimization strategy is a critical part of every attorney's business strategy. We get many requests every week from attorneys looking for recommendations on a SEO consultant to hire," said Sachin Bhatia, vice president of product at Avvo, Inc. "We are pleased to be working with the leaders in the legal SEO field to expand the marketing tools available to our growing base of 150,000 attorneys."
"As a former attorney myself, I am familiar with the unique considerations of successfully marketing a law practice online," said Gyi Tsakalakis, founder of AttorneySync. "I'm excited to be partnering with Avvo, a leading innovator of attorney marketing solutions, to help attorneys take their practices to the next level. Results-driven SEO services are the perfect complement to Avvo's products and services, providing attorneys an arsenal of tools to close more new clients."
Leaders in Legal SEO Consulting
Each of the consultants in the Avvo SEO Partner Program have been trained on the Avvo Ignite platform and have a keen understanding of the SEO best practices to improve a law firm's search engine ranking and performance. The legal SEO consultants Avvo is recommending include:
- Founded by former attorney Gyi Tsakalakis, AttorneySync removes the frustration and confusion from legal search engine optimization (SEO). AttorneySync is offering Avvo attorneys a Custom SEO Blueprint. For more information, visit: www.AttorneySync.com
- NiftyLaw offers consulting, training, and workshops to hundreds of Small Businesses and Fortune 500 brands. President Mike Ramsey has been a guest speaker at numerous Internet marketing events, including Lawyernomics 2013. For more information, visit: www.NiftyLaw.com/Avvo
- Atticus Marketing was founded by Conrad Saam, former director of marketing at Avvo and Urban Spoon, and search marketing writer for Search Engine Land. Atticus Marketing is focused on providing law firms with steady growth in their web-based clientele. For more information, visit: www.AtticusMarketing.com
Every 10 seconds a new client lead goes through the Avvo Ignite platform
Avvo Ignite is a cloud-based marketing platform that gives attorneys the tools needed to grow their practice online, close more clients and save time and money. Hundreds of attorneys and firms are using Avvo Ignite to improve their client intake process, response times and close rates and get better returns from their marketing efforts.
About Avvo, Inc.
Avvo.com is the web's largest legal Q&A forum, directory and legal marketplace (http://www.avvo.com), providing trusted answers to consumer legal questions every 8.3 seconds. In Avvo's Q&A forum consumers can get free legal advice 24/7 from more than 150,000 participating lawyers, and Avvo's directory provides comprehensive profiles, client reviews, peer endorsements and the industry-recognized Avvo Rating for more than 95 percent of all lawyers in the U.S. The Avvo Legal Marketplace, currently available for traffic tickets, divorce and DUI cases, revolutionizes how consumers find and hire an attorney. In addition, Avvo helps lawyers grow their business with Avvo Ignite, a cloud-based marketing platform and website solution designed specifically for attorneys. Founded in 2007, Avvo is privately held with funding from Benchmark Capital, Ignition Partners and DAG Ventures.
SOURCE Avvo, Inc.