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Top 100 Design Agencies in Portland

May 2022

Looking for a top design consultant in Portland?

You need your design to be clear and reflective of your brand, and of course, of high aesthetic quality.

To assist you in your search for a partner, we’ve compiled this list of the top design agencies in Portland. 

List of the Best Portland Design Companies

  • 1
    • $5,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Portland, ME

    Visible Logic is a small Portland, Maine-based web design company. They offer web design, branding, digital strategy, and content marketing and were launched in 2001.

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Visible Logic provides marketing services for a nonprofit marathon. Over the years, they've created a new website, developed a logo, and crafted social media content. SEO, PPC, and SEM are also provided. 

    "They treat me like I’m their only client." 

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  • 2
    • $5,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Yarmouth, ME

    Portland Design Co is a branding firm established in 2010. The small Yarmouth, Maine-based team provides branding, print design, and web design.

    Clients

    • L.L.Bean
    • Patagonia
    • Graf Research
    • Ventura Foods

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Portland Design Co was hired by specialty food and bakery for web development services.  The team discussed the client's site features and built it from scratch.

    "Their service was great!"

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  • 3
    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      5.0
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $5,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • Portland, ME

    Trueline, an advertising company, was founded in 2007. The midsize Portland, Maine-based team specializes in advertising, branding, marketing strategy, content marketing, and more.

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Trueline redesigned and redeveloped an education management firm's website. 

    "They took the time to get to know our organization and designed a website that exceeded our needs!"

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  • 4
    • Scheduling

      4.8
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.9
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $25,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Lewiston, ME

    Founded in 2013, Anchour is a branding, web development, and logo design agency based in Lewiston, ME. A small team of about 20 employees runs the company, and they mainly work with small and mid-market businesses. Their branding offerings include visual identity, brand strategy and messaging, and naming.

    Clients

    • Apple
    • Ubisoft
    • TaskRabbit
    • Sappi

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Signing on with a brewery to provide a complete set of branding services, Anchour delivered goal development, logo creation, and strategy crafting. They may go on to provide executable marketing campaigns. 

    "They’ve stayed on top of all of their people to ensure everything happens in a timely manner." 

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  • 5
    • Scheduling

      4.9
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      5.0
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $10,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Portland, ME

    Rugged Coastal is a creative design studio founded in 2015. Their headquarters is in Portland, Maine, with a second location in Boston. Their 3-person team offers services in branding, advertising and web design. They primarily serve small and midmarket businesses.

    Clients

    • Weight Watchers
    • Geary Brewing Company
    • The Private Wealth Partners
    • Summit Trail Advisors

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Rugged Coastal provided services in print advertising and web design for an apparel company. They improved the client’s digital visibility and e-commerce site, helping design, build and implement advertisements. The client praised Rugged Coastal’s successful advertising strategies.

    “Clients should have faith in Rugged Coastal’s abilities; they can produce really interesting content.” – Product Line Director, Apparel Company
     

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  • 6
    • Scheduling

      4.6
    • Quality

      4.8
    • Cost

      4.4
    • NPS

      4.9
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    • $10,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Portland, ME

    Founded in 2009, First Pier is headquartered in Portland, Maine with another location in Biddeford, Maine. Their team of 11 provides e-commerce development, web design, and email marketing services to midmarket and small businesses focused on e-commerce and retail industries.

    Clients

    • Hyperlite Mountain Gear
    • Tandem Coffee Roasters
    • Bliss Boutiques
    • Boutique Little

    Industries

    Notable Project

    First Pier was hired by an art museum to integrate several point of sale softwares. The team was focused on an end goal of improving the user experience of the museum visitors and staff. Their work contributed to a decrease in issues with connectivity.

    "We saw a decrease in issues with connectivity." –Director of Visitor Ops & Membership, Art Museum

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  • 7
    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.8
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $5,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Portsmouth, NH

    SC Digital is a digital strategy company. They are based in Portsmouth, New Hampshire and have a small team. The agency specializes in digital strategy, social media marketing, search engine optimization, pay per click, and more.

    Notable Project

    SC Digital developed and designed a website for a Christmas tree farm. The team created administrator-friendly functionalities and now actively hosts and maintains the website.

    "I’ve had a great experience with this team, and their price is super reasonable."

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  • 8
    • $1,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Biddeford, ME

    Branding agency Harpswell Studio was launched in 2021. They are headquartered in Biddeford, Maine and have a small team. Harpswell Studio focuses on branding, web design, graphic design, advertising, and more.

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Harpswell Studios rebranded a wedding and events venue. After changing the logo and visual elements of the website, the team now manages the client's Instagram page and monitors the site's performance.

    "Everything Harpswell Studios has done for me has captured and consolidated the essence of my business."

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  • 9
    • $1,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Portland, ME

    NinjaTemplates.com is an UX design agency based in Portland, Maine. The small team offers ux/ui design, graphic design, logo, and web design. The firm was launched in 2016.

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  • 10
    • $50,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Portsmouth, NH

    Proximity Lab, an user experience company, was established in 2008. In Portsmouth, New Hampshire and San Francisco, California, their small team provides ux/ui design, product design, and enterprise app modernization.

    Clients

    • Adobe
    • Oracle
    • Unilever
    • Eagle Genomics

    Industries

    Notable Project

    A software brand hired Proximity Lab to provide staff augmentation. They deployed additional staff to the client's projects, which involved UI/UX design and usability testing tasks, among other efforts.

    "They did a great job, and I highly recommend them."

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  • 11
    • Undisclosed
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Saco, ME

    Graphic design company Saco Design was founded in 2002. The firm provides graphic design, logo, web design, web development, and more and has a small team.

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  • 12
    • Undisclosed
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Portland, ME

    Pulp + Wire is a small packaging design company. Headquartered in Portland, Maine, the company was founded in 2000. Their team specializes in packaging design, graphic design, marketing strategy, and market research.

    Industries

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  • 13
    • Undisclosed
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Portland, ME

    Pistil Brands, a branding agency, is in Portland, Maine. The small team provides branding, graphic design, packaging design, search engine optimization, and more. The firm was launched in 2016.

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  • 14
    • $5,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Portland, ME

    GCMD, a content marketing company, is located in Portland, Maine. The small team offers content marketing, graphic design, marketing strategy, search engine optimization, and more. The company was founded in 2009.

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  • 15

    Worked with Burgess Advertising & Marketing?

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    • Undisclosed
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Falmouth, ME

    Burgess Advertising & Marketing is an advertising company. Founded in 1986, the company is located in Falmouth, Maine. The small team provides advertising, logo, public relations, web design, and more.

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  • 16
    • $1,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Portland, ME

    Sparks and Fuel is a small web design agency. In Portland, Maine, the company was founded in 2019. Their services include web design, digital strategy, graphic design, corporate photography, and more.

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  • 17
    • Undisclosed
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Portland, ME

    Darkfin Studios, a web design agency and graphic design company, was founded in 2017. The firm provides web design and graphic design and has a small team.

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  • 18
    • $5,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Portland, ME

    Diversity Nine is a Portland, Maine-based packaging design company. The small agency was launched in 2020. Their team provides packaging design, advertising, branding, marketing strategy, and more.

    Industries

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  • 19
    • $5,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Portland, ME

    Northeast Media Collective is a small website development company launched in 2000. Their team offers web development, custom software development, ux/ui design, and print design. The firm is based in Portland, Maine.

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  • 20
    • Undisclosed
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Portland, ME

    Small branding agency Uprise Partners, is based in Boston, Massachusetts and Charleston, South Carolina. Founded in 2017, the team focuses on branding, business consulting, marketing strategy, packaging design, and more.

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  • 21
    • $5,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Loudon, NH

    Based in Loudon, New Hampshire, Windhill Design LLC is a SEO agency. The small team provides search engine optimization, web design, digital strategy, and social media marketing. The firm was launched in 1996.

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Windhill Design updated and took over the hosting of a website for a commercial hot glass studio. They are providing hosting and email services as well as site maintenance.

    "Nonetheless, they have been helpful and reliable in updating the site and keeping it up and running."

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  • 22
    • $5,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • Portland, ME

    Glacial Multimedia is a design and internet marketing agency based in Portland, Maine. The agency was founded in 2000 and now employs a team of 49 that provides web design, e-commerce development, SEO, social media marketing, and content marketing for companies in the healthcare, media, and entertainment industries.

    Clients

    • Tufts
    • Minnesota Eye Consultants
    • Thomas Eye Center
    • Boston Laser

    Industries

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  • 23
    • $10,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • Portland, ME

    The VIA agency is a branding and design company from Portland, Maine. It was founded in 1995 and now employs a team of 86 that provides web design, PR, SEO, market research, advertising, and branding services. 

    Clients

    • Lowe's
    • Wawa
    • L.L. Bean
    • Samsung
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  • 24
    • Undisclosed
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • Scarborough, ME

    Graphic design company and direct marketing company Direct Mail of Maine was established in 1983. The agency offers graphic design and direct marketing and has a midsize team.

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  • 25

    Worked with Buoyancy Consultants & Engineering?

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    • $5,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • Portland, ME

    Other design company Buoyancy Consultants & Engineering was founded in 2013. They are headquartered in Panaji, India; Singapore, Singapore; Peize, Netherlands and Portland, Maine and have a midsize team. Their services include other design, product design, IT managed services, and ocean freight.

    Industries

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  • 26
    • $5,000+
    • Freelancer employees
    • Meredith, NH

    Kegan Quimby Web design & Development, an user experience company, was established in 2011. The agency provides ux/ui design, branding, mobile app development, search engine optimization, and more and has a small team. The agency is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

    Industries

    Notable Project

    A mass transit solution company worked with Kegan Quimby Web Design & Development for website development. The team built the page within 16 days, following the client's provided designs.

    "We were extremely satisfied with the website's execution, and Kegan remained responsive during post-launch."

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  • 27
    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      3.5
    • Cost

      4.0
    • NPS

      4.5
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    • $10,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Portland, ME

    FUSEIDEAS is a full-service creative agency that has offices in Winchester, Mass., and Portland, Maine. Founded in 2006, the agency and its team of over 40 specialize in branding, web design, advertising, and mobile app development.

    Clients

    • HBO
    • adidas
    • sears
    • Fox Cable Networks

    Notable Project

    For years, a university has been going to FUSEIDEAS for a variety of digital projects, including a web design. They helped with all the features and backend control. FUSEIDEAS brought clarity to the university's goals and provided realistic solutions. The client applauds FUSEIDEAS on their flexibility. 

    "They [FUSEIDEAS] work with you to find what you need and what you can afford." – Chief Information Officer, University 

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  • 28
    • Undisclosed
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Portland, ME

    In Portland, Maine, SlickFish Studios, LLC is a small graphic design company. They specialize in graphic design, logo, search engine optimization, web design, and more and were established in 2002.

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  • 29
    • Undisclosed
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Portland, ME

    Smith Design is a graphic design agency. The small Portland, Maine-based company was founded in 1981. Their services include graphic design, print design, and web design.

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  • 30

    Worked with Dirigo Design & Development, Inc.?

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    • $5,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Portland, ME

    Dirigo Design & Development is a digital agency located in Portland, Maine. It was founded in 2003 and now has a team of 15 that works on web design, SEO, PPC, social media marketing, branding, and video production projects. Dirigo Design & Development primarily works with clients in the hospitality industry. 

    Clients

    • Maine Health Access Foundation
    • Sugarbush Resort
    • Telluride
    • The Everett Collection

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