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List of the Best Washington DC Design Companies

  • 1
    $1,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Arlington VA

    Power Digital is a digital marketing agency based in San Diego with an office in New York. The agency, founded in 2012, has more than 300 employees and provides content marketing, email marketing, PPC, SEO, social media marketing, web design, and PR services. Power Digital serves mid-market and other-sized companies in the consumer products & services, advertising & marketing, business services, and retail industries. 

    Clients
    TOMS
    Dropbox
    Beyond Meat
    Airbnb
    Industries
    Notable Project

    An investment management firm hired Power Digital to help them gain an understanding of their customer demand potential and have an analysis of the dynamics of their competition. To achieve these goals, Power Digital did a full audit of paid search, social media, landing pages, SEO, analytics, and PR. They completed the project and provided the firm with the outcome of the audit which was exactly what they needed to move forward.

    "Overall, the team is very well and appropriately staffed and have a consistent project management and communication structure." - CEO, Investment Management Firm

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  • 2
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Washington DC

    Social Driver is a digital agency founded in 2011 with a team of over 10 members. Based in Washington, DC, they offer web design, social media marketing, and digital strategy solutions for clients ranging from small firms to large businesses in the fields of health care and nonprofit, among others.

    Clients
    Social Driver's client base ranges from purpose-driven corporations and foundations
    to leading nonprofits and associations. Notable clients include: American Academy of Family Physicians
    American Nurses Association
    The Education Trust
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Social Driver designed and launched a website for a nonprofit organization. Social Driver worked closely with the organization throughout the project, constantly guiding them during the process. The website has received positive feedback from the community.

    “They have a very effective in-house approach to project management, which guided us very well through the process of launching the website.” - Former Director of Communications, Nonprofit Organization

  • 3
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Washington DC

    Located in Washington, D.C., Design In DC is a web design company that was founded in 2016. With a team of fewer than 10 employees, they serve small and midmarket businesses in the e-commerce industry. Their services primarily include web design, as well as web development and SEO.

    Clients
    Easy Grade
    Wingo's
    Foty Fusion
    Berkeley Dental
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Design In DC redesigned a website for an IT consulting firm, providing technical resources and templates. They also rebranded a logo. The team surpassed expectations and delivered an all-encompassing design.

    “The vendor was very flexible and the services they provided from reviewing content to providing a photographer for pictures were all impeccable.” – CEO, IT Consulting Firm

  • 4
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Washington DC

    Pay per click company Digital Marketing Folks LLC was founded in 2017. They are headquartered in Reston, Virginia and have a small team. Digital Marketing Folks LLC specializes in pay per click, search engine optimization, social media marketing, web design, and more.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Digital Marketing Folks LLC is providing digital marketing services for a chiropractor clinic. The team conducts SEO optimization and web design to increase leads and ultimately to increase revenue. 

    "We have doubled our collections in the past 4 months we’ve worked with the team."

  • 5
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Washington DC

    The Brick Factory is a Washington, DC-based digital agency founded in 2011. They currently employ a team of 42 resources. The Brick Factory provides social media marketing, digital strategy, web design, web development, and content marketing services. Their client base is primarily comprised of small businesses.

    Clients
    African Parks
    Moog Music
    International Youth Foundation
    American Clean Power Association
    Industries
    Notable Project

    An international relations non-profit works with data-heavy reports and wanted a way to present them attractively. The Brick Factory provides web development in order to create attractive, easy to read graphics and visualizations.

    "Their work allows us to promote ourselves to a broader audience through social media, our website, and e-mail listserv. Their visualizations really connect us on a personal basis to our audience." – Deputy Director, Non-Profit

  • 6
    $50,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    Washington DC

    Founded in 2000, AgileEngine is a software development firm based in McLean, Va with offices in Kiev, Washington, DC, and Beunos Aires. They have more than 200 employees and offer custom software development, app development, and UX/UI design for midmarket clients. 

    Industries
    Notable Project

    A crowdfunded IoT and software startup hired AgileEngine to augment its development staff and write back-end code for a device they had built. AgileEngine built the framework for the device and the accompanying application and developed front-end mobile app that connects to the device. The startup credits AgileEngine's development team with their ability to meet internal goals and deliver a product in a timely manner.

    "I’ve worked with remote teams in the past. AgileEngine stands out for the quality of their talent. They have a phenomenal process for ensuring they onboard the best of the best, which they succeed in doing." – CEO, IoT and Software Startup

  • 7
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Washington DC

    Founded in 2005, Exposyour is a design and branding agency based in Santa Clara, Calif. They primarily work with small businesses in the financial services, IT, manufacturing, and medical fields. 

    Clients
    HiQ Solar
    Saykara
    Kangarootime
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Exposyour provided graphic design and UX design services to a fitness tracking software company. Their work was high quality, and it helped save time. 

    "They’re a team of trusted professionals." – Founder, Software Company

  • 8
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Washington DC

    Interactive Strategies is a full service digital agency located in Washington, D.C. Founded in 2001, Interactive Strategies has grown to a 50-person, Webby-nominated firm that provides web design, web development, and email marketing services. Over the years, they have partnered with some of the largest associations, nonprofit and B2B organizations in the country, including the American Red Cross, NAACP, and ACOG to achieve their digital goals.

    Clients
    American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
    Certified Financial Planners Board
    Wilson Center
    Lupus Foundation of America
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Working with a large government administration agency, Interactive Strategies was tasked with orchestrating a marketing strategy review, working on multiple websites, and leading all of the agency's marketing campaigns. As a result of Interactive Strategies' diligence and project management skills, the client completely shifted the way it marketed itself.

    "From our perspective, Interactive Strategies has gone way above and beyond the call of duty to support our needs." – Senior VP, Government Administration Agency

  • 9
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Washington DC

    Ask the Egghead Inc is a web design and development agency headquartered in Boston. Founded in 2015, they operate with a small team of less than 10 employees. They offer web design, UX/UI design, and digital strategy to small businesses. They focus their services on the business, e-commerce, and health care industries.
     

    Clients
    The National Alliance for Caregiving
    Urbanbrokers
    Simple Technology Solutions
    August Precision
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Ask the Egghead redeveloped a website for an automotive restoration company. They built the website using WordPress, incorporating new backend functionalities to incorporate with the clients pre-existing CRM, accounting system, and mailing list. Now that the social media platforms and backend systems are linked, the client was able to see a 115% growth in social media traffic and a 35% decrease in the bounce rate.

    “Their project management is effective and efficient. We have a single point of contact for all our inquiries and concerns. When we need input, the CEO pulls his team together and hammers out plans.” – Founder and Owner, Automotive Restoration Company
     

  • 10
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Washington DC

    Greenflag Media, a web design agency, was launched in 2018. Their small team is in Baltimore, Maryland and Arlington, Virginia. The firm specializes in web design and search engine optimization.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Greenflag Media revamped an e-commerce site for a luxury consignment. They were tasked with migrating the site into a Shopify-based platform. 

    "Their dedication to pleasing their client was highly appreciated and noted."

  • 11
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Washington DC

    Code District is a web and mobile application development services provider based in Lahore, Pakistan. Founded in 2016, the small team of 7 employees specializes in web development, mobile app development, and UX/UI design.

    Clients
    Astra Zeneca
    Block.Aero
    Bank of Montreal
    Barclays
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Code District worked on software development for a survey software company. They built software that enables firms to create surveys without coding and an email system that tracks results. They also built an iOS and Android app for the client. The client was impressed with the results of the project.

    “In about two and a half months, we’ve generated almost $500,000 in business revenue based on the features they developed.” – Founder, Survey Software Company

  • 12
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Washington DC

    THOR Design Studio, Inc. Is a small Washington, District of Columbia-based graphic design company. The team focuses on graphic design, web design, web development, and search engine optimization.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    THOR Design Studio, Inc. overhauls a web design project for a member magazine. This involves an initial overview, creative direction, followed by a design meeting for review and selecting digital imagery.

    "The workflow between our teams is effective and well-managed by the THOR project lead."

  • 13
    $50,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Washington DC

    This small Washington D.C. company, which has fewer than 10 employees, is purely focused on UX/UI design. Brave UX is a full-service user experience agency, and the company - founded in 2014 - both designs and builds complex application interfaces. The team offers services across the entire spectrum of user experience, including concepting, branding, front-end development, and user research. 

    Clients
    AOL
    Discovery
    Gensler
    Royal Caribbean
    Notable Project

    An advertising platform partnered with Brave in order to create an updated user experience. Through engagement research and a series of wireframes, Brave produced a high-fidelity redesign that the advertising platform used as their new UI.

    "[Brave UX was] exceptional. Their professionalism and industry knowledge blew us away. Their project management was great and everything was on time. There weren’t any discussions that took place around scope creeps or things like that." - CSO, Advertising Platform

  • 14
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Washington DC

    Founded in 2015, niftic agency is headquartered in Washington DC, and has a satellite office in Salt Lake City, Utah. niftic agency's team of around 5 employees focuses on web design, web development, and custom software development.The client appreciated niftic agency's technical expertise and innovative solutions.

    Clients
    The North Face
    Change.org
    Lexus
    BRAC
    Notable Project

    niftic agency was hired by an international trade agency that needed custom software to improve their ability to manage the backend of several brands' websites. niftic agency also developed a chatbot that could automatically screen leads, helping the client manage their high volume of inbound marketing.

    "They’re more engineering-based and utility-driven, which we like because it gives us an honest read on them. It also means that when a product goes awry—which they all do in some way—they’ll handle it well. That’s what we care about." - CEO, International Trade Agency

  • 15
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Washington DC

    E-commerce development firm AIsoft was launched in 2019. The small Washington, District of Columbia-based team focuses on e-commerce development, web development, web design, and ux/ui design.

    Notable Project

    A wellness company has hired AIsoft to build their Shopify platform using their content. They've devised the site's layout, developed it from scratch, and offered Shopify interface user training for the staff.

    "AIsoft has incredibly met our exact needs while requiring little effort from our team."

  • 16
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Washington DC

    Likeable Media is a content marketing company. They are based in New York, New York; , and , and have a midsize team. Their services include content marketing, social media marketing, graphic design, and video production. The firm was launched in 2006.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Likeable provides ongoing SMM services for a food retailer. The team works on redefining the client's social media strategy, community management, paid ads, content development, and more.

    "The workflow has been very effective."

  • 17
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Washington DC

    Alliance Interactive is a Washington, D.C.-based web and digital agency that was founded in 2003. Alliance Interactive's team of 7 employees has worked with all types of clients ranging from nonprofits to large B2B organizations. The firm specializes in web design, web development, digital strategy, and SEO.  

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Alliance Interactive partnered with an international development organization to redevelop the organization's website to increase traffic and improve navigation. The team at Alliance Interactive redesigned the website, added a resource library, and created a story hub. The team also added features to the new site to improve its UX and continues to work on and update the website today. The client is very pleased with their partnership with Alliance Interactive. 

    "We’ve had a very positive experience. They took any idea we had and found a way to make it work within our budget. They were flexible and responsive." – Employee, International Development Organization 

  • 18
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Alexandria VA

    Bixa, founded in 2012, is a research studio that specializes in market research and marketing strategy. The two-person team operates out of Alexandria, Va. and provides services such as interviews, observational research, and surveys. They work with large to mid-sized enterprises in IT, advertising and marketing, and business services among other industries.

    Clients
    Google
    IBM
    PBS
    Ogilvy
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Bixa led user interviews to assist with testing a prototype. They developed a discussion guide to prepare for the 10 interviews and turned their findings into thorough documentation, including a summary with actionable items and a spreadsheet with 60 observations. The research process yielded useful ways to further improve the prototype’s design.

    “The team was very attentive to details and always delivered what was promised on time. They made sure things never slipped through the cracks.” – Senior Experience Designer, UX Design Agency

  • 19
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Sterling VA

    Plethora Design is a Drupal-based web design firm located in Sterling, VA. Plethora Design's small team of 3 employees has been specializing in web design, web development, and SEO since the firm's founding in 2003.

    Clients
    USAID
    DLT
    SK&A Structural Engineers
    ERP International
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Plethora Design was tasked with redeveloping a nonprofit trade organization's web presence. Plethora Design worked on back-end improvements, updated the organization's backend, and integrated with a new CRM system. Plethora Design's website helped increase web traffic and made functions such as content control easier for the client. The client was impressed with the team at Plethora Design's timeliness and organization. 

    "Solutions are always delivered within the specified timeframe. They’ve surprised the heck out of us by how quickly they can work on some things. " – IT & Web Development Manager, Trade Nonprofit 

  • 20
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Reston VA

    Headquartered in Reston, Va., Darwin is a digital experience agency that was founded in 2011. Their team of 10+ specializes in web design, UX/UI design, and web development for clients in the nonprofit, business services, and government industries. 

    Clients
    Audi of America
    Seagate
    Meltwater
    VTS
    Industries
    Notable Project

    An aircraft services company needed an updated website for their business. The team added new features and maintains the WordPress platform. They also created a ticketing system for the company. They exceeded expectations with their quality service. 

    "We've seen an uptick in leads translating to the website since working with them." –CTO, Aircraft Services Company

  • 21
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    McLean VA

    Fuselab Creative is a McLean, Virginia-based user experience company. The small team provides ux/ui design and was founded in 2017.

    Notable Project

    A nonprofit government agency hired Fuselab Creative to create a custom web app that allows users to visualize where the government’s COVID-19 relief funds are going.

    "Fuselab Creative is clearly passionate about what we do and they’ve been a really great partner in this project."

  • 22
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Alexandria VA

    Clover Collective is a branding agency founded in [node:field_pp_year_founded:value]. Headquartered in Alexandria, Virginia and Austin, Texas, their small team specializes in branding, ux/ui design, web design, graphic design, and more.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Clover Collective was tasked to become an electronic health record company's marketing team. The vendor was expected to seek recommendations that improved their overall branding.

    "They were very organized."

  • 23
    $100,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Washington DC

    Provoc is a marketing firm founded in Washington, DC in 2008 with more than 10 employees. They are experts in branding, marketing strategy, and digital strategy solutions for clients ranging from small firms to large businesses.

    Clients
    FTD Disorders
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Provoc ran a messaging campaign for a nonprofit collaborative. Provoc also created associated collateral for the campaign that was run on social media, email, texts, and more. The collaborative was impressed with Provoc’s services.

    “They do a pretty deep analysis on strategy.” - Director, Nonprofit Collaborative

  • 24
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Washington DC

    Sabra Creative is a creative consultancy founded in 2012. Headquartered in Washington, D.C. and founded in 2012, their team of approximately 6 employees solely serves nonprofits. Their service offering includes print design, web design and development, and digital strategy. 

    Clients
    Bread for the City
    Martha's Table
    Military and Veteran Appreciation Trust Foundation
    Heroes Linked
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Sabra Creative designed, developed, and deployed websites for a veteran-based nonprofit. They conducted full-service branding to deliver a new logo and color scheme for the client. Their designs were enthusiastically received for their accurate portrayal of the organization's values.

    "They were always meeting deadlines on top of being consistently communicative and transparent." — Executive Director, Veteran-Focused Nonprofit

  • 25
    $75,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Hyattsville MD

    Perception Works is a creative consulting agency based in Hyattsville, Md. The agency, founded in 2020, has a team of less than ten that provides UX/UI design, branding, and web design services. Perception Works serves small and larger-sized companies and organizations in various industries that include IT, nonprofit, and gaming.

    Clients
    2HardCandy Shop
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A beauty and jewelry business hired Perception Works to help revamp their website. Perception Works worked closely with the business to determine what improvements could be made on the website and set in motion initiatives to develop the business's branding and content for the website.

    "Brandon is very hands-on. If he doesn’t know something, he’ll say he doesn’t know; I admire that. He has a lot of awesome ideas and he’s very honest with me." - Owner, Beauty and Jewelry Business

  • 26
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Washington DC

    Bold Branding Group is a multi-disciplined branding and communication agency based out of Washington, D.C. Since 2017, their team of about 5 employees has provided branding, social media marketing, packaging design, market research, and more mostly to small businesses in consumer products and service-based industries.

    Clients
    Harmony Nutrascience
    Root Origins
    DeVOE
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Bold Branding Group assisted a professional advocacy firm with branding and marketing strategies with the goal of expanding reach within the target audience. Their contributions helped the client reach its objectives successfully. Other noteworthy aspects of the collaboration include their seamless workflow and professionalism. 

    "We were able to successfully launch our first virtual seminar for the Federal government." – Vice President, Professional Advocacy Firm

  • 27
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Falls Church VA

    Star World Web is a digital media agency headquartered in Faridabad, India but with another office in Falls Church, Va. Since 2014, their team of fewer than 10 employees offers a wide range of services to its clients, the main ones including social media marketing, SEO, PPC, web design, UI/UX design, custom software development, and content marketing.

    Clients
    DC Wine & Spirits
    YKM Group
    ADTOI
    Wine & Champagne Gifts
    Notable Project

    Star World Web provided web development and design as well as digital marketing to a manufacturing company that was looking for an all-in-one agency to help boost clientele. Their services included keyword research, SRO, PPC, and setting up social media channels. Results from their work include appearing on the first page of results and many new contracts for big projects.  

    "Star World web gave us tremendous services and now we are a popular brand in the MENA region." – Business Development Manager, Manufacturing Company

  • 28
    $100,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Washington DC

    Bluetext is a digital marketing agency located in Washington, DC. Founded in 2011, Bluetext has around 30 employees who specialize in branding, web design, and SEO. The client appreciated Bluetext's approach to project management while completing the two microsites simultaneously.

    Clients
    Hughes
    SonicWall
    Google
    Blue Yonder
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Bluetext was hired by a software company in need of a new website. Bluetext designed two interactive microsites for the client and provided front-end development services.

    "Bluetext was very accommodating with our tight schedule and constant demands. They made sure we were delivering everything on time and they were very receptive to our back and forth as we got feedback from stakeholders." – Associate Creative Director, Software Company

  • 29
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Temple Hills MD

    Founded in 2016, Branding Marketing Agency is a San Diego based marketing agency. The team of 6 specialize in social media marketing,SEO, web design, and PPC services for clients.

    Clients
    Stanley Steamer
    COIT
    NCC
    DenverPros
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A carpeting cleaning company enlisted Brand Marketing Agency to design a website from scratch, implement SEO strategies, and manage PPC for Google, Facebook, and Yelp. The client saw results immediately by ranking in four locations and seeing increased site traffic. 

    “Branding Marketing Agency is very advanced with marketing and website-related things. They do keyword research very minutely and their graphics team is very creative.” — Owner, Carpet Cleaning Company

  • 30
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Washington DC

    Coldsmoke Creative is an e-commerce solutions company based in Washington, D.C. The company, founded in 2015, has a team of less than ten that provides web design and development, e-commerce development, and UX/UI design services various companies and institutions. 

    Clients
    Women.nyc
    Baby Tula
    Bodega
    CleanChoiceEnergy
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A media consulting firm hired Coldsmoke Creative to redesign its website, revamping the content and incorporated mobile-friendly functionalities. They also currently host the site. The new website was launched and received favorable feeback from both internal teams and external users. 

    "They are super responsive and very helpful, making them easy to work with." - Director of Operations, Media Consulting Firm 

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