About us

We deeply care about client success.

Growing revenue and profit is what we love to do, and we do it by providing technology-driven, results-oriented strategies aimed at increasing market share.

Hi ! My name is Derek Jacobson

I am the founder of Emerald Consulting and since 2009 I have provided SEO for companies ranging from small businesses all the way up to fortune 500 corporations. Clients have ranged from landscaping companies to law firms and large e-commerce sites like Target.com and 3M.


I have managed local SEO listings for a large retail company, managing over 5500 separate listings. My true expertise lies in eCommerce and local SEO. Whether you need on-page or off-page SEO help or need help on the technical side with site maps and site architecture I have the knowledge and experience to help your business.

We deliver proven results

We know that your business is unique and doesn’t fit into an “SEO package”. To deliver proven results, we take evidence-backed strategies and tailor them to your website.

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Analyze & Repeat

First, we evaluate your organic visibility, existing keyword rankings, and search engine marketing goals. After analyzing your industry’s competitiveness and desired keywords, OuterBox determines exactly what it will take to achieve those goals. Once we’ve developed a high-level strategy, we begin to implement that strategy. We create monthly reports that include all of your websites key metrics (conversions, sales, traffic, rankings) and provide a detailed account of all of the work done on your SEO campaign.

You’ll always know what we’re working on and why we’re doing it. Transparency is key.

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