Overview

We take growth-minded companies, partner with them, and everyone succeeds!


What Makes Us Different

We are a San Diego-based digital marketing agency focused on providing results. Our mission is to take growth-oriented businesses, partner with them, and we all succeed! Our primary value add comes in branding strategy, web design, search engine optimization, paid search advertising, lead generation, email campaigns, social media, sales process improvement, operational efficiency, financial projections, key performance indicator bench-marking and goal attainment.

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Employees: 6-20

Annual Revenue: $2M - $5M

Service Area: National


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What we do

Services
  • Web Design
  • Web Development
  • Mobile Application Development
  • Pay-Per-Click
  • Search Engine Optimization
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Public Relations
  • Email Marketing
  • Content Marketing
  • Local Listing
  • Reputation Management
  • Branding/Positioning
  • Marketing Consulting/Strategy
  • Customer Relationship Management
  • Marketing Automation
  • Inbound Marketing
  • User Experience/User Interface
  • Advertising
  • Graphic Design
  • Digital Marketing
  • Market Research
  • Demand Gen

Who we work with

Types of Small Businesses We Work With
  • Generalists
Web Platforms We Support
  • WordPress
  • Weebly
  • SquareSpace
  • Wix
  • Hubspot
  • Google Analytics
  • Active Campaign
  • Salesforce
  • Microsoft Dynamics
  • AWS
  • HTML
  • WooCommerce
  • Shopify
  • Mail Chimp
  • Constant Contact
  • Cision
Commercial Focus
  • b2b
  • b2c
Clients We Serve
  • Locally-focused small business owner (eg. Doctors, Lawyers, Restaurants)
  • Locally-focused franchisee
  • Small e-commerce business (i.e. less than $1MM in annual sales)
  • Medium or large e-commerce business (i.e. greater than $1MM in annual sales)
  • Start-ups
  • Medium or large national or international business

Budget

Retainer-based Budget
  • $2,000 - $5,000
  • per month
Project-based Budget
  • Starting at $2,500
  • per project
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What did you like best?

Customer service, fast and thorough communication, impactful results, transparency in reporting

What did you like least?

Nothing yet! So far my experience with Sun City has been flawless and I cannot think of anything that needs improvement.

Describe your overall experience.

Ivan has been hands-on, patient, an incredible teacher/advisor, and has made significant improvements with my segment's PPC performance as well as for our entire company's PPC and SEO performance. I couldn't imagine a better vendor/partner for our digital efforts. We see results week over week, but Ivan take it further by explaining his process and edits/tweaks to what we have in market, and adjust any strategic plans we have for the future.

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Teron Meyers

Full starFull starFull starFull starFull star 04/18/2019

What did you like best?

The company I work for was having some issues with positioning itself. The advisors at SunCity work with us patiently to achieve the best results possible.

What did you like least?

There's very little I can comment on in terms of dislikes. The only thing I would change would be the distance we are away from each other. We wish we had this team with us here in Philadelphia, but of course we cannot change that.

Describe your overall experience.

Overall, it has been a great experience. It now being a little over two years working with SunCity, we have seen an improvement with branding and a dramatic increase in online traffic, allowing us to have many new connections that we otherwise would be without.

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Helena Gibson

Full starFull starFull starFull starFull star 04/17/2019

What did you like best?

Ivan and his team are great to work with. They take the time to understand your business and objectives.

What did you like least?

No comment here. I've had a great experience with Sun City

Describe your overall experience.

I've been a client of Sun City Advising just over 2 years now. I've used other SEO companies in the past and none put in the time and effort to make a successful relationship for both parties as Ivan has. Give them a shot, you'll be glad you did.

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Kent Erickson

Full starFull starFull starFull starFull star 04/17/2019

What did you like best?

The SunCity team has always delivered on their promises.

What did you like least?

There is nothing that I would change about working with this company.

Describe your overall experience.

SunCity has been a pleasure to work with. They truly feel like a partner and have gone above and beyond.

Full starFull starFull starFull starFull star 11/17/2018

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What did you like best?

Professional, personalized service. They take the time to understand your needs and provide value as opposed to just checking boxes.

What did you like least?

I wish they offered more services, I would use them for everything.

Describe your overall experience.

Great workers, very intelligent and deadline driven. Deliver more than what was expected on time.

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Anita Petrov

Full starFull starFull starFull starFull star 11/16/2018

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What did you like best?

Open Line of Communication, Care about the Client, Amazing SEO Strategy, Huge time savings building efficiencies. Awesome Company!

What did you like least?

I do not have any areas that I didn't like so far. I was very happy with their team!

Describe your overall experience.

SunCity did an amazing job analyzing and revealing the overall health of my company quickly. They were able to prioritize our biggest needs and communicate the plan of action with ease. We were able to fix hundreds of issues in our domain, boost our SEO strategies, improve our content with SEO in mind and set up marketing automations via social media and email content. These strategies have completely saved so much of my time and energy. They truly helped me work smarter. I am so glad I found SunCity!

Full starFull starFull starFull starFull star 11/16/2018

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What did you like best?

Ivan and the team at SunCity are all very professional and knowledgeable in marketing automation and brand positioning support.

What did you like least?

The team was great and I cannot say we had any issues when working with SunCity.

Describe your overall experience.

Our business is growing fast and we needed support in marketing automation and brand positioning support before we could take on additional staff. The SunCity team was extremely helpful in providing the consulting we needed before making more staff investments. The support from their team provided a tremendous return on investment and I would highly recommend them to any other business in a similar situation.

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Brent Peterson

Full starFull starFull starFull starFull star 11/16/2018

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What did you like best?

SunCity helped our Medical Consulting practice to build its initial online precense and devise a strategy that has lead to building a pipeline of work that otherwise would have been non-exisitant. We have more than recouped the fees paid to SunCity.

What did you like least?

Setting meeting at first was difficult but that was more due to our schedule and conflicts that the avialbilty of SunCity. As they grow in staff and assitants which I'm positive they will this will should become a non issue

Describe your overall experience.

Quality online service and strategy meetings to launch the online presence which has been vital to building stream of revenue. More than pleased with Ivan and his team!

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Grayson Turley

Full starFull starFull starFull starFull star 05/31/2018

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What did you like best?

They were very helpful in all areas. Masters of SEO, web design, and digital marketing in general!

What did you like least?

Nothing to complain about. They were very helpful.

Describe your overall experience.

They helped us grow tremendously in the google rankings. We never showed up in Google results, now we're way up on the first page!

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Jon Tait

Full starFull starFull starFull starFull star 04/24/2018

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What did you like best?

I love working with passionate people and SunCity's passion is reflected in their excellent work.

What did you like least?

I really can't find anything to knock them on. Since SEO is a long term game, I only wish we would've found them sooner.

Describe your overall experience.

I couldn't be more impressed with their work, timeliness and transparency. I would highly recommend!

Full starFull starFull starFull starFull star 04/11/2018

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What did you like best?

SunCity Advising has done an amazing job. They consistently update our website, keywords, and SEO to keep my business being found online. We are being discovered more often and increased our customer base.

What did you like least?

I have been happy with all the services and will continue working with them.

Describe your overall experience.

Working with SunCity Advising team has been one of the best decisions I have made to assist in building my company. They work with me and I know they want to help.

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Dilanka McLovin

Full starFull starFull starFull starFull star 04/03/2018

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What did you like best?

Great service for content marketing and PPC management.

What did you like least?

It was a bit pricey, but that's normal for quality service.

Describe your overall experience.

Quite happy. Highly recommended.

Full starFull starFull starFull starFull star 09/21/2017

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What did you like best?

As a small business owner, I came to SunCity Advising with a basic website knowing nothing about SEO, social media, building a website or blogging. SunCity was able to work with me, one project at a time as I rebuilt my website, optimized it and funneled my leads with my website and social media working together. The reports and analytics help me track exactly how my website is improving, and Ivan and his team guide me with exactly what to do keep building momentum!

What did you like least?

I think it is time for them to update their website so that they can showcase exactly what they do and how an optimized website should work!

Describe your overall experience.

I would rate my experience with SunCity Advising as "Excellent." Attention to detail, knowledge on the subject and commitment to client success are what you get when working with a business like SunCity Advising.

Full starFull starFull starFull starFull star 09/21/2017

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What did you like best?

This company is definitely the top digital marketing agency in San Diego. I think they should be at the top of this list! I work with Ivan mostly and he does all of the technical stuff that I don't really know about but he still takes the time to explain exactly what he does and then shows me a report to prove it is working.

What did you like least?

I wish I could bring all of their work in-house and have them all to myself, but their set up is very reasonably priced considering how much they do for my business.

Describe your overall experience.

I have worked with them for over a year and have referred several friends to their business, that should say it all...

Full starFull starFull starFull starFull star 09/21/2017

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What did you like best?

The team at Sun City has done a great job of making us feel like a professional company. We have been operating through word of mouth almost exclusively prior to working with them. We now have them working on 2 separate websites and do basically all of our marketing because we have seen results on literally everything they touch.

What did you like least?

I recommend them for everything. We are in Philadelphia but our weekly meetings keep me in the loop as if they were sitting in my office with me everyday.

Describe your overall experience.

I have nothing but good things to say about these guys.

Full starFull starFull starFull starFull star 09/21/2017

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What did you like best?

We hired SunCity Advising to redo our website because it was in pretty bad shape. It had some good content but wasn't ranking for keywords and didn't drive much traffic. Obviously that made it difficult to sell from the website. So, we signed a 3-month contract with them and the completed the full marketing funnel so that we now have leads being generated daily and they help us nurture those leads for sales. We just signed a contract extension for 6 more months.

What did you like least?

Everything about working with this team has been such a breath of fresh air compared to some of the previous experiences we had.

Describe your overall experience.

We are selling more books and have a much more professional look and feel to our website and social media channels. We highly recommend their services!

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8910 University Center Lane, Suite 400
San Diego, California 92122

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