Direct Hit Solutions Ranks as Best Web Development Company by SEO-Industry Group

November 14, 2008

In addition to securing the top honors, Direct Hit Solutions also ranked in the top 10 in three of’s other shortlists.

Chicago, IL (PRnine – November 14, 2008) – The quality and breadth of Direct Hit Solutions, a web development firm specializing in meeting the needs of small and medium businesses, earned the firm the #1 position as Best Web Development Company by SEO-industry group for November 2008. The November 2008 rankings reflect the third straight month Direct Hit Solutions has topped the list.

In addition to web development, Direct Hit Solutions also provides search engine optimization and search engine marketing services. The firm also received recognition for for its work in these areas, ranking at #3 in Best Local Search firms, #6 in Best Social Media Marketing firms, and #8 in the Best Organic Optimization firms in’s shortlists.

Direct Hit Solution’s consistent rankings reflect upon the firm’s commitment to its clientele, which largely consists of small to medium-sized businesses, although the firm works with a broad range of companies. From its inception, Direct Hit Solutions’ goal has been to in providing small and medium-sized businesses, who face unique problems because of their scale, with a cost-effective solution to optimize their websites over time.

According to founder Brian Reiff, although the internet provides many startups with access to a large market, “the nature of search engine algorithms and internet-based advertising naturally favors larger businesses.” Consequently, Reiff elaborates, search engine marketing and optimization are particularly important for small and medium businesses, who benefit from ranking alongside their larger competitors in search engine results.

Another key aspect to Direct Hit Solutions’ success is the firm’s ability to grow alongside the internet, and to maintain itself at the forefront of new e-commerce trends. For example, in recognition of the challenges smaller firms face when doing business online and the opportunities offered by the growing Web 2.0 movement, Direct Hit Solutions recently added Viral Marketing and Social Media Optimization to its arsenal of services. Through these services, Direct Hit Solutions aims to help its clients harness the power of Web 2.0 to generate publicity, and ultimately, build their brand.

More information about Direct Hit Solutions can be found by visiting the company website at or by contacting Brian Reiff at the information listed below.

About Direct Hit Solutions

Direct Hit Solutions, currently headquartered in Chicago, IL, was founded in 2005 and specializes search engine optimization, search engine marketing, and web design for small to medium sized businesses. The firm recently began offering Viral Marketing and Social Media Optimization to its line of services in recognition of the power of Web 2.0 in generating publicity.


Media Contact Information:
Brian Reiff
+1 (847) 231-3089