HQ Fit Studio + Supplements

Case Study: First Page Digital's Partnership with HQ Fit Studio + Supplements


Since 2021, First Page Digital has been collaborating with HQ Fit Studio + Supplements to elevate their online presence and drive substantial business growth. Through comprehensive services including website design, SEO, Google Ads management, and social media marketing, First Page Digital has successfully helped HQ Fit Studio + Supplements expand their reach across three locations in Orillia, Wasaga Beach, and Orangeville. Additionally, they developed a custom Shopify ecommerce platform to facilitate the sale of supplements across Canada.


HQ Fit Studio + Supplements is a premium fitness studio and supplement provider offering top-notch fitness programs and high-quality supplements. Despite their excellent offerings, they faced challenges in reaching a broader audience and increasing both gym memberships and supplement sales. To address these challenges, HQ Fit Studio + Supplements partnered with First Page Digital.


  1. Enhance Online Presence: Design and build websites for their three gym locations to improve user experience and better showcase their services.
  2. Increase Website Traffic: Implement SEO strategies to boost organic search visibility and drive more traffic to their websites.
  3. Drive Conversions: Utilize Google Ads to attract targeted traffic and increase membership sign-ups and supplement sales.
  4. Engage Audience: Leverage social media to connect with potential members and supplement customers, building a strong community presence.
  5. Expand Ecommerce: Develop a custom Shopify ecommerce platform to facilitate the sale of supplements across Canada.

Strategy and Implementation

Website Design:

    • Initial Assessment: Conducted a comprehensive review of HQ Fit Studio + Supplements’ existing online presence, identifying areas for improvement in design, usability, and content presentation.
    • Redesign and Development: Built new, modern websites for their Orillia, Wasaga Beach, and Orangeville locations. Key features included intuitive navigation, detailed descriptions of programs and facilities, high-quality images, and clear calls-to-action to encourage membership sign-ups and inquiries.


    • Keyword Research: Conducted extensive keyword research to identify high-value keywords relevant to fitness and supplement services.
    • On-Page Optimization: Optimized website content, meta tags, and headers to improve search engine rankings.
    • Content Marketing: Developed blog posts, workout guides, and supplement information targeting relevant keywords and providing valuable information to potential customers.
    • Local SEO: Optimized Google My Business profiles and built local citations to enhance visibility in local search results for each gym location.

Google Ads Management:

    • Campaign Setup: Designed and launched targeted Google Ads campaigns for each location and the ecommerce store, focusing on high-converting keywords and geographic areas with high demand.
    • Ad Creation: Crafted compelling ad copy and designed engaging display ads to attract potential members and supplement customers.
    • Optimization: Continuously monitored and refined campaigns to maximize ROI, focusing on bid adjustments, ad extensions, and negative keyword management to enhance performance.

Social Media Marketing:

    • Platform Selection: Chose Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn as primary platforms to reach different segments of their audience.
    • Content Strategy: Developed a content calendar featuring workout tips, member testimonials, supplement highlights, and promotional offers.
    • Engagement: Actively engaged with followers through comments, messages, and regular updates to foster a strong community around the brand.

Ecommerce Development:

    • Shopify Customization: Designed and developed a custom Shopify ecommerce platform to facilitate the sale of supplements online across Canada.
    • User Experience: Ensured the ecommerce site was user-friendly, with easy navigation, detailed product descriptions, high-quality images, and a streamlined checkout process.
    • SEO and Marketing: Implemented SEO strategies and Google Ads campaigns specifically for the ecommerce site to drive traffic and increase sales.


  • Website Traffic: Achieved a significant increase in website traffic for all three gym locations and the ecommerce site, driven by improved organic search rankings and effective Google Ads campaigns.
  • Search Engine Rankings: Secured top positions on search engine results pages for key fitness and supplement-related keywords, enhancing visibility and driving organic traffic.
  • Membership Sign-Ups: Substantially increased membership sign-ups through optimized Google Ads campaigns and engaging social media content.
  • Supplement Sales: Boosted online supplement sales through the custom Shopify ecommerce platform, expanding HQ’s reach across Canada.
  • Market Leadership: Helped HQ Fit Studio + Supplements become leading fitness studios in Orillia, Wasaga Beach, and Orangeville, while also establishing a strong presence in the national supplement market.


First Page Digital’s strategic approach to digital marketing has been instrumental in HQ Fit Studio + Supplements’ remarkable growth and success. By leveraging a combination of website design, SEO, Google Ads management, social media marketing, and ecommerce development, First Page Digital has enabled HQ Fit Studio + Supplements to expand their reach, attract more members, and increase supplement sales across Canada.

HQ Fit Studio + Supplements continues to thrive and grow with the ongoing support of First Page Digital, demonstrating the transformative power of a well-executed digital marketing strategy in achieving substantial business success.