SearchGuru is a boutique online marketing agency, specializing in SEO and Google AdWords campaign management. The company was founded by Larry Lim and YC Ng, early pioneers of the search engine marketing industry in Singapore and Malaysia.
5 Quick Facts About SearchGuru:
1. SearchGuru is a Google Certified Partner.
We have 6 Qualified Individuals who manage S$1 million ad spend. Verify our Partner status.
2. Our fees are extremely competitive.
Our SEO service start from S$550/mth while our AdWords service start from S$350/mth.
3. We have been SEO and AdWords consultants since 2005.
We're in for the long haul. Many of our clients have been with us for more than 5 years.
4. Our clients are serious marketers and business owners.
We are not a sweatshop. We work on very few projects at a time and are selective with clients.
5. We Work Behind Big Ad Agencies.
By partnering us, you're actually getting the same premium work but at a fraction of the cost.
The History of LarryLim.NET
LarryLim.NET was started by Larry Lim in 2005. A Civil Engineer by training, Larry holds a bachelors degree from NTU (Singapore) and worked as Product Development/Marketing for various IT and Telecommunication services at Keppel T&T, prior to becoming an SEO consultant:
+ Created YouTube downloader site and grew traffic from 0 to over 25,000 monthly visitors in 2 months. Website was mentioned on PC Mag editor's blog, Computer Times Singapore and various publications around the world.
+ Engaged by a palm oil portal in 2005. Achieved top 3 rankings for palm oil keywords on global search engines, doubled site traffic to 70,000 visitors and tripled revenues in 3 months.
+ Spoke at CMO 2007 alongside Yahoo's Head of Marketing for SEA, Nokia’s Marketing Director for APAC, etc. Engaged by an attendee to drive TM's (biggest telco in Malaysia) internal marketing workshop. Invited to speak at events like SMX Singapore and Ad:Tech Singapore.
+ Engaged by SPH to optimize classifieds portal, ST701.com. Achieved top 5 rankings for single keywords like jobs, property, classifieds and cars. Several other big names followed suit, including M1, iProperty and Popular Holdings.
+ Engaged by Edelman to do Online Reputation Management for an Indonesian billionaire.
+ Bought a Windows forum and grew its membership 15x to 30,000 members and traffic to 400,000 visitors/mth. The website was sold to U.S. media company, iEntry, in 2007.
+ Interviewed by Frost & Sullivan for their research on Asia's Online Advertising market in 2008. Wrote about Search Engine Marketing for several issues of Marketing Magazine (Malaysia).
+ Helped a top Singapore dermatologist cut her AdWords ad spend from S$180,000 to S$60,000, and achieved top 3 rankings for single keywords like dermatologist and skin specialist using SEO.
+ Helped built Locus-T Online to become one of the biggest AdWords agency in Malaysia.
+ Appointed by Knight Frank to oversee SEO for 14 local websites in 13 countries in 2010.
+ Established SearchGuru in Singapore and Malaysia together with YC Ng at end-2011. Within 12 months, SearchGuru grew from 2 to 6 employees. Our biggest AdWords client spent S$40,000/mth and our biggest SEO project is worth S$20,000/mth.
+ SearchGuru is a Google Certified Partner and all our staff are Qualified Individuals. We work closely with the Google Engage team and are winners in all their competitions thus far:
2012 Q3 Challenge: Aquire At Least 5 New Accounts - Tier 1 Winner.
2012 Q4 Challenge: Achieve US$12,000 Spend from New Accounts - Tier 1 Winner.
Malaysian GCP Challenge: Top Exam Scores - Won #2 and #3.