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Flagstone Search Marketing is a Google-certified partner agency based in Birmingham, Alabama. We focus on well-crafted SEO & PPC campaigns, engaging social media marketing, cost-effective Wordpress website design, and Google maps optimization. Founder Carlton Smith has been focused on digital media for more than 15 years.  Flagstone's content has been featured in Forbes, The Huffington Post, Engadget,, SEMRush,, and the Chicago Tribune.

Our clients are primarily medium-sized law firms and businesses, as well as Fortune 500 companies, as well as other ad agencies who outsource their search marketing to Flagstone.

$50 - $99 / hr
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Mountain Brook, AL
  • 12 Office Park Circle
    Mountain Brook, AL 35223
    United States


Key clients: 
  • Valvoline
  • Logan’s Road House
  • Red Diamond Tea
  • BIG Communications
  • Auburn University, Montgomery
  • Avadian Credit
  • Milo’s Tea
  • Harbert Realty
  • SAW’s BBQ 
  • My Olive Tree
  • Stratix
  • Maynard Cooper Gale
  • Flower Magazine
  • DataPerk
  • Alabama Outdoors
  • H2 Real Estate
  • Main Nerve
  • Jeffrey Dungan Architects


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Web Dev & Digital Presence for Law Firm

“Flagstone Search Marketing's web development and SEO support have definitely helped grow our business over the years.”

Willing to refer: 
The Project
Oct. 2013 - Ongoing
Project summary: 

Flagstone Search Marketing developed a website and provides ongoing SEO services, from digital strategy to PPC campaigns. 

The Reviewer
1-10 Employees
Birmingham, Alabama
Partner, Law Firm
The Review
Feedback summary: 

Flagstone Search Marketing built an SEO-friendly website that's helped attract more clients to the business over the years. In addition to the quality of their work, their team is very prompt and knowledgeable in the latest technologies in their field.

A Clutch analyst personally interviewed this client over the phone. Below is an edited transcript.


Introduce your business and what you do there.

I'm a partner at a law firm.


What challenge were you trying to address with Flagstone Search Marketing?

We needed help establishing an online presence and attracting new clients in a very competitive market. 


What was the scope of their involvement?

Flagstone Search Marketing designed and developed a couple of websites for us over the years and continues to provide SEO services, including PPC and help with our digital marketing strategy. 

What is the team composition? 

My primary contact has always been Carlton (Founder, Flagstone Search Marketing).

How did you come to work with Flagstone Search Marketing?

I've known Carlton personally for a long time. 

What is the status of this engagement?

We've been working together since October 2013. 


What evidence can you share that demonstrates the impact of the engagement?

Flagstone Search Marketing's web development and SEO support have definitely helped grow our business over the years. After establishing our online presence, they've also steadily improved our performance year over year. 

How did Flagstone Search Marketing perform from a project management standpoint?

We're long-time clients of theirs due to their promptness and the quality of their deliverables. 

What did you find most impressive about them?

As technology rapidly changes, they do a good job of staying at the forefront of the latest trends. 

Are there any areas they could improve?

There is nothing for them to improve.

Do you have any advice for potential customers?

Don't expect immediate results; building an online presence that attracts leads takes time and is a long-term investment. 

Overall Score
  • 5.0 Scheduling
  • 5.0 Cost
    Value / within estimates
  • 5.0 Quality
    Service & deliverables
  • 5.0 NPS
    Willing to refer