The Best Digital Designers in The Bay Area

Looking for top digital design consultant in San Francisco?

In an increasingly digital world, your company’s digital design is central to its reputation. Investing in a digital design company ensures you have the expertise needed for engaging digital design.

To assist you in your search for a partner, we’ve compiled this list of the top digital design agencies in San Francisco. Browse descriptions, feedback, and awards to find which can best suit your company’s needs.

List of the Best San Francisco Digital Designers

  • 1

    Ueno

    Ueno is a full-service digital agency based in San Francisco with additional offices in New York City and Iceland. The company was founded in 2014 and employs a team of 64. They provide web design, UX/UI design, web development, and content marketing services.

    Notable Project

    Ueno built iOS and Android apps for an international news station. Users can stream personalized content from their various mobile devices. Following the development, the Ueno team also provided promotional marketing services. Now, they help with sales and make minor UX/UI improvements.

    "The app has been a success with both users and commercially. We are three times up on our revenue targets, and we've doubled our user growth targets as well. Our product has been named App of the Year, and we've won half a dozen awards already." — Managing Director, News Station

    Former clients
    Google
    Facebook
    Visa
    Airbnb
    Slack
    ESPN Body Issue
    Jelly
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group50 - 249 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    4.8
    4.8
    3 Clutch reviews
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  • 2

    Kanopi Studios

    Kanopi Studios is a strategy, design, and development agency based in San Francisco. Founded in 2010, the team of 33 specializes in web development, web design, and UX/UI design. They focus on business services, non-profits, and consumer products and services.

     

    Notable Project

    Kanopi Studios migrated an obsolete CMS to an updated version of Drupal for a professional grad school. They retained the platform’s content, rebuilt custom modules, and developed a new backend. They also redesigned the site’s UX/UI. The client was impressed with the expertise they brought to the project. 

    “Their expert knowledge of Drupal facilitated a quick and effective migration. They also helped modernize our software development process.” – Sr. Director of IT, Professional Graduate School

    Former clients
    Yale Press
    University of California
    Autodesk
    San Francisco International Airport
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    18 Clutch reviews
  • 3

    EMERGE

    EMERGE is a digital service agency based in Portland, OR. Founded in 1998 and with a team of about 30, Emerge uses its world-class expertise to create innovative apps, digital products, and web pages.

    Notable Project

    After two false starts creating an augmented reality (AR) social media app, an AR company hired EMERGE to lead the project. Emerge Interactive created a game plan for the project before designing the user experience and developing an MVP.

    “You need expertise in app industry mobile tactics but also in traditional marketing requirements. The experience with Emerge has been interesting. They didn’t just develop it, bug-test it, and give it a 60-day guarantee against bugs: they actually contributed to these other categories.” – Founder, AR Company

    Former clients
    Nike
    Wacom
    Stanford University
    Home Depot
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    4.8
    4.8
    21 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Interactive Media Awards: 5 Outstanding Achievement Awards (2010)

  • 4

    Momentum Design Lab

    Momentum Design Lab is based in Silicon Valley, with offices also located in New York City and London. The approximately 30-person company, which was founded in 2002, principally works on UX/CX for digital product design. Momentum assists by delivering digital product innovation, customer experience management, and digital transformation programs using their design thinking and technology-driven approaches. Momentum specializes in financial services, healthcare, high technology and software startups, and cx/ad/marketing technologies.

    Notable Project

    Momentum worked with a large CX product company to develop UX designs and strategies that increased user engagement. They worked with their EVP of product management to understand the customer needs and delivered quick design prototypes within weeks. Momentum delivered high-quality ideas and responded with a quality product prototype.

    "They were highly responsive and delivered against a tight deadline." – EVP of Product Management, CX Company

    Former clients
    SAP
    Oracle
    Facebook
    Fiserv
    Mastercard
    Envestnet Yodlee
    Adobe
    Walmart
    Anthem
    Salesforce
    Ticketmaster
    Orange
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Mateo, CA
    4.8
    4.8
    55 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    American Business Awards: Gold: Company of the Year – Internet & New Media (2019) , Gold Company of the Year – Design Team Management (2019) , International Business Awards , IF Design Award

  • 5

    Lollypop Design Studio

    Lollypop Design Studio, established in 2013, is a team of about 80 employees focused on user experience. The company is based in Bangalore, India, and has a satellite office in Mumbai. Lollypop designs models for tools and applications across many industries, including healthcare, education, food tech, and social platforms.

    Notable Project

    A Houston-based product design company needed Lollypop Design Studio to convert behavioral research into simple designs, including wireframes. Lollypop Design Studio created the UX/UI for automation software, leading to a positive partnership between the two companies.  

    "I believe Lollypop was able to bring the right kind of productivity and innovation. We’ve never had a problem with the quality of their outcomes." - Founder, Product Design Company

    Former clients
    Stanford University
    Swiggy
    Myntra
    Narayana Health
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place San Jose, CA
    4.7
    4.7
    33 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    IDA Design Awards Honorable Mention (2015), India’s Best Digital Design Studio Finalist (2016), UX Design Awards (2016) , India’s Best Digital Design Studio Finalist (2016) , India’s Best Digital Design Studio Finalist (2016)

  • 6

    Globant

    Globant is a software development company based in Buenos Aires, Argentina, with offices in San Francisco and Mexico City. The company, founded in 2003, has more than 12,500 employees who provide, among others, web development, digital strategy, and social media marketing services to various companies. 

    Notable Project

    Globant was hired by a Software Company to provide .NET development for various projects and to develop iOS and Android mobile apps. The engagement allowed the client to scale up quickly for a project when needed.

    "With very little ramp-up time, we can extend our development team quickly especially when we have time restraints for certain projects." - Director of Product Development, Software Company

    Former clients
    Google
    Electronic Arts
    Linkedin
    Coca Cola
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10,000+ Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    4.8
    4.8
    3 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    CEO Award: Martin Migoya, CEO of the Year (2019) , Comparably Awards: 9th place, Best Places to Work in San Francisco/Bay Area (2019) , BIMA: Winner, Advance Grand Prix, Transformation & Consultancy, and Advanced categories (2018)

  • 7

    Studio 22 Design

    Studio 22 is a design agency based in Santa Clara, Calif. Founded in 2001, the team of 11 specializes in web design, logo, branding, and more.

     

    Notable Project

    Studio 22 worked on branding and redesigned a website for an energy startup. They managed logo design, print design, industry marketing materials, and presentation templates as part of a rebrand. The client was impressed with their efficient project management.  

    “They were able to complete the project on our extremely aggressive timeline, which speaks volumes in terms of their management of the project.” – CEO, Energy Startup 

    Former clients
    Google
    Stanford University
    NASA
    San Francisco 49ers
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Santa Clara, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    9 Clutch reviews
  • 8

    Kleeen Studio

    Kleen Studio is an enterprise digital solutions agency based in San Jose, Calif. The agency, founded in 2018, has a team of more than ten that provides web design, UX/UI design, graphic design, logo, print design, and video production services. Kleen Studio serves enterprise and smaller-sized companies in the advertising, marketing, and IT industries.

    Notable Project

    A software security company hired Kleen Studio to provide design services for a prototype product. Specifically, Kleen Studio was tasked to develop a design for a web interface, which involved web and UX/UI design. Kleen Studio completed the project on time and within budget.

    "Overall quality of work and project management [was impressive]." - Division General Manager, Software Security Company

    Former clients
    Mist-Juniper Systems
    Cumulus Networks
    Intertrust
    Teridion
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place San Jose, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 9

    YML

    Established in 2009, Y Media Labs is a 200+ digital strategy and technology agency that focuses on innovation. With headquarters in Redwood City, CA and offices in Atlanta, Indianapolis, and New York, the company splits its time between mobile app development, digital strategy, and UI/UX design.

    Notable Project

    Y Media Labs developed mobile apps for a financial services firm on both iOS and Android to complement the existing web-based platform. The team’s responsiveness and focused approach gave the client early confidence and ultimately returned a premium finished product.

    “Y Media Labs really goes above and beyond to work with the client to ensure that the final user experience is great. To this end, they work with best practices and prior experience to improve our offering.” – Mobile Product Lead, Financial Services Platform

    Former clients
    Amex
    Facebook
    Home Depot
    Paypal
    The North Face
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $250,000+
    group250 - 999 Employees
    place Redwood City, CA
    4.8
    4.8
    14 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Webby Award: Best Lifestyle Tablet App 2014

  • 10

    Rocket Communications, Inc.

    Rocket Communications is a UX design firm based in San Francisco. Founded in 1992, their team of around 30 employees provides UX/UI design and graphic design services.

    Notable Project

    Rocket Communications developed and designed a custom web portal for a biotechnology startup. After a series of discovery meetings, the team built the site and iterated on designs. 

    "The overall UI/UX of the final product was a much more graphically interesting set of interfaces as well as a simplified workflow for the users." – VP of Information Systems & Software, Biotechnology Startup

    Former clients
    Air Force Space Command
    SAP
    HP
    Oracle
    Intel
    SONY
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    4.0
    4.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 11
  • 12

    Razorfrog Web Design

    Razorfrog Web Design is a website development shop located in San Francisco, CA. Founded in 2008, Razorfrog's team of nearly 10 people specialize in WordPress web design and maintenance. They also offer logo, print, and graphic design, as well as SEO services. RazorFrog works with clients in the business, real estate, and legal industries. 

    Notable Project

    In May 2016, Razorfrog worked with a software firm to develop and manage a new website on WordPress. The team not only redesigned the website but also built additional features to improve the website's effectiveness and usability. The client praised Razorfrog for being easy to work with and efficient. 

    "I've worked with many different external vendors, and I'd have to say that Razorfrog was probably the easiest vendor I've ever worked with. They used a Trello board to manage the project, ... which made things much more efficient." – Marketing Director, Software Firm

    Former clients
    KZSC Radio
    Mighty PR
    Peets and Associates
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    13 Clutch reviews
  • 13

    Pepper Square Inc.

    Pepper Square Inc. is a design and development company based in San Francisco, with additional offices in Bangalore, India. Founded in 2002, their team of fewer than 50 employees services businesses of all sizes across a range of industries. Services include UX/UI design, mobile app development, and web development.

    Notable Project

    Pepper Square Inc. provided custom software development services to an IT services company. They built the UI architecture, created and managed content, and developed services. The team’s efforts resulted in an impressive final product that pleased all stakeholders.

    “A very distinguishing aspect was their spirit of ownership on the end result for us.” — Senior VP, IT Services Company

    Former clients
    Honeywell
    AXA
    HP
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    4.8
    4.8
    6 Clutch reviews
  • 14

    Camp Creative

    Camp Creative is a digital marketing and branding agency headquartered in Berkeley, Calif., with another office in Bend, Ore. With a team of around 20, Camp Creative specializes in web design, graphic design, and UX/UI design.With Camp Creative's help, sales increased.

    Notable Project

    A fire alarm company hired Camp Creative to redesign their WordPress site. To help the client increase sales, Camp Creative provided assistance with the client's content strategy and SEO. The client appreciated that their key goal was met.

    "The way they balance creativity and data management is pretty impressive. It's rare to find a company with that balance." – Marketing Director, Fire Alarm Company

    Former clients
    Cisco
    Google
    YouTube
    Bayer
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 15

    Presium

    Presium is a design agency based in San Francisco with more  than 10 experts. Founded in 2016, they provide graphic and UX/UI design solutions for small and mid-market businesses in the industries of business services, health care, and government services.

    Notable Project

    Presium provided marketing materials for a consulting business. Presium designed a brochure and created social media posts for the business. The owner of the business is happy to continue working with Presium.

    “I liked how they always got back to me very quickly.” - Owner, Consulting Business

    Former clients
    FurmanLab
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 16

    EIGHT25MEDIA

    Founded in 2011, EIGHT25MEDIA is a web design firm located in Fremont, CA. The agency and its team of more than 70 have expertise in WordPress, HTML, CSS, web design, consulting and digital branding.

    Notable Project

    An eye care company hired EIGHT25MEDIA to create a WordPress website that focused on usability and provided the right information for users. Users can now change the font size on the site and access PDF files. Patients have found the website easy to navigate and informative, which was the goal.

    “[EIGHT25MEDIA] are a hard-working group of people. The small team that worked with me regularly was responsive. I could call them or email them at any point, and they would give me feedback or respond to me quickly, within the day.”- Partner at Eye Care Company

    Former clients
    Avondale
    Digital Shadows
    Elo
    LiveHive
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place San Jose, CA
    4.9
    4.9
    25 Clutch reviews
  • 17

    Clay

    Clay is a top UI/UX and web design agency based in San Francisco. They specialize in strategy, user experience design, brand identity, and development of digital products. Founded in 2009, Clay is now a team of over 30 people working with leading brands and startups.
     

    Notable Project

    Clay worked with a security company to design a mobile user interface that culminated in two iOS and Android apps: an anti-phishing app for web browsers and an identity theft predictor. Across both projects with this company, Clay covered everything down to the tiniest details and offered simple, elegant designs that made the apps easy to navigate. 

    "Everybody at our company who has seen the app is happy with it. It’s a clean and simple design. I don't think we would have been able to achieve the elegant user experience that we have if Clay wasn’t helping us with the project." – Head of R&D, Large Security Company

    Former clients
    Slack
    Facebook
    Google
    Coinbase
    Amazon
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    4.8
    4.8
    19 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Awwwards Site of the Day , Webby Awards , CSSDA , Communication Arts , Apple: App of the Year

  • 18

    Lion Interactive

    Founded in 1999, LION Interactive is a full-service digital agency based in Berkeley, Calif. They are a smaller agency with just under 20 employees. LION's practice focuses on user experience and interface (UI/UX) design, web design, and custom software and web app development. They also develop applications for all relevant mobile and e-commerce platforms.

    Notable Project

    An international non-profit hired LION Interactive to build websites that reflect the nonprofit's mission and boost awareness of its cause. The sites mostly serve as content platforms, featuring the non-profit's media. The project management efficiency and coding expertise stood out to the client.

    "I appreciate that LION Interactive is very easy to work with, that they're dependable, and that they are really nice people who are good at their job and care a lot about the end result." – Digital Communications Director, International Non-Profit

    Former clients
    <strong>:</strong> Urban Land Institute
    JW Marriott
    Rogers Cable
    Airbus
    W Hotel
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Okland, CA
    4.8
    4.8
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 19

    projekt202

    Projekt202 is a software development and marketing company based in Addison, Texas. They were founded in 2003 and have a team of 285 employees. They specialize in custom software development, UX/UI design, and mobile app development to improve their client’s customer and employee experiences. 

    Notable Project

    Projekt202 designed a commercial consumer platform for a banking startup. They conducted extensive research and used it to design several versions of the platform, including a proof-of-concept, which was then developed into a working product. The clients says that the product was positively received by their consumers and that the design is intuitive, transparent, and relatively free from bugs or other issues. 

    “Their ideas were unique and thought-provoking and centered around getting the product to market faster.” – VP of Product Management, Banking Startup 
     

    Former clients
    Capital One
    Samsung
    7-Eleven
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group250 - 999 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
    Awards

    100 fastest-growing privately-held companies in Dallas-Fort Worth (2011-2016) , Fast Tech Awards (2017)

  • 20

    ArcTouch

    ArcTouch was founded in 2008 and has offices in San Francisco, Calif., New York, and Florianópolis, Brazil. They excel at app development, blockchain, and UX/UI design. They guide their enterprise clients through the app building process by defining a strategy for the best user experience, planning the visual design, developing and testing the prototype, and ensuring optimization and growth.

    Notable Project

    A California-based content discovery startup hired ArcTouch to design a content discovery platform and iOS app. They provided feedback on the startup's user stories, created wireframes, and developed the platform and app. The project was completed ahead of schedule.

    “We’re astonished at the quality of the work. We’re a small company, and we weren’t expecting the same level of service a Fortune 500 company might enjoy. We were amazed by their design and the effort that went into every screen.” – Senior Project Manger, Content Discovery Startup

    Former clients
    Yahoo!
    Adidas
    Audi
    3M
    Guess
    Honeywell
    Champs Sports
    Sony
    Salesforce
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    4.9
    4.9
    24 Clutch reviews
  • 21

    Beyond

    Beyond is a digital strategy and development agency based in San Francisco. Founded in 2010, they are a large company with more than 300 employees and additional offices in New York, Austin, Texas, and London. Most of their services focus on digital strategy consulting, but they also offer custom web development, design, and content marketing. Beyond's clients are usually technology firms that span a range of industries.

    Notable Project

    A large, influential cloud services company hired Beyond for its content marketing and digital strategy expertise. The main project was a content hub that featured industry news and best practices for chief information officers (CIOs). They also designed a client-oriented newsletter for the company, which features vital industry and company information in a marketable format for users. The client praised Beyond's flexibility, noting that their projects included a number of pivots and last-minute changes that Beyond accounted for seamlessly.

    "Their enthusiasm for our projects is unparalleled, and it’s great to have a partner that’s optimistic about what you can create together." – Content Marketing Lead, Large Tech Company

    Former clients
    Google
    Facebook
    Virgin
    Novartis
    Viacom
    UBS
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    4.8
    4.8
    7 Clutch reviews
  • 22

    Neuron

    Neuron is a San Francisco based digital design agency. They were founded in 2016 and have a team of 9 employees who specialize in user experience design, digital strategy, and front-end development.

    Notable Project

    Neuron created a web platform for a software development company. They designed and built a web-based investment platform, as well as marketing materials and a video that explained the purpose of the platform to attract investors. The client was very happy with the platform and said that the materials have received positive feedback from stakeholders. 

    “Neuron demonstrates in-depth expertise and attention to detail. Every team member follows a strict, tried-and-true internal process to deliver products.” — Director, Software Development Company
     

    Former clients
    Ford Models
    Oomnitza
    Vivint Smart Home
    Aeolus Robotics
    Projects for Good
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    23 Clutch reviews
  • 23

    Emotive Brand

    Emotive Brand specializes in B2B strategy, working with high growth tech companies and professional services firms to deliver marketing and brand strategy, brand messaging, visual identity, and logo design.Founded in 2009 and based in Oakland, CA, Emotive Brand has a team of 15+ employees. A few of their specialized services include aligning leadership teams, designing brand experiences, and enabling sales teams with the tools they need.

    Notable Project

    A marketing automation platform hired Emotive Brand to refresh its brand image and marketing materials such as the company logo. The project not only included external branding but also internal branding to improve employee morale.

    “The biggest thing they helped us to do was talk in human terms. In ad tech and marketing tech, we tend to talk to ourselves instead of talking to the customer. Emotive’s work helped people truly understand our value proposition, how it was going to impact them, and why they should consider talking about it.” – VP of Corporate Communications, Marketing Automation Platform

    Former clients
    Facebook
    Rocket Fuel
    Cadence
    AppAnnie
    and Gibson Dunn
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Oakland, CA
    4.9
    4.9
    21 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Named a Top San Francisco Branding Agency

  • 24

    thoughtbot

    Thoughtbot is a web and mobile app development company based in Boston, MA with offices in Austin, San Francisco, New York, Raleigh, Washington D.C, and London. Since 2003, this 50+ team has delivered empowering digital solutions to enterprise-level and small companies alike.

    Notable Project

    Thoughtbot’s team helped the client develop a custom software solution aimed at enhancing consumer advocacy. With deliverables mostly on the back-end, the client valued the estimable coding skills, rapid completion time, and commitment to quality.

    “They provide a consistent level of service that I haven’t seen from agencies or even our in-house team. Their engineering standards, development standards, and the way that they have that consistently through their team is very impressive.” – Head of Product, Consumer Interest Nonprofit

    Former clients
    LOLA
    LevelUp
    Tile
    Code Climate
    SplitFit
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    4.9
    4.9
    20 Clutch reviews
  • 25

    Epsilon

    Epsilon is a global marketing company that offers web and mobile app development along with web design, UI/UX, content marketing, and digital strategy. The team of more than 8,000 works in 70 offices around the world but is headquartered in San Francisco. They serve IT, financial services, and government industries.

    Notable Project

    Epsilon transformed a static website into a dynamic and interactive site for a public sector institution. The project entailed visual designs, page reviews, usability tests, and backend development. The client saw a dramatic improvement in traffic to the site.

    “They [Epsilon] follow best practices in most cases, and that’s really their forte. It’s quite obvious that they’re very skilled at what they do.” – Chief of Application Services, Public Sector Institution

    Former clients
    California State Lottery
    Staples
    Walgreens
    Marriott
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Ad Age: #1 World CRM/Direct Marketing Network

  • 26

    Design Proficient

    Digital agency Design Proficient is based in San Francisco. Since the company's founding in 2009, their team of over 250 specialists focus on logo and web design, web development, UX/UI design, and more.  

    Notable Project

    Design Proficient created a website for an independent life insurance broker. The website was built to serve as a portfolio for the client. The project allows potential clients to peruse past projects and learn more about the broker's offered services.

    "I was given an affordable cost structure and they delivered a very nice website." –Independent Life Insurance Broker 

    Former clients
    Elijah Excavation
    The Travel Wagon
    High End Movers
    X Time
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group250 - 999 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    2.8
    2.8
    7 Clutch reviews
  • 27

    The Savage Bureau

    The Savage Bureau is a design and branding agency located in San Francisco. Providing services related to branding, web design, and UX/UI design. The 6-person team has been in businesses since 2016.

    Notable Project

    Improving site architecture, The Savage Bureau created banners and landing pages for UI/UX software company. They also provide several digital marketing services. The changes helped grow their core audience. It was a collaborative process and the team was great to work with.

    “The Savage Bureau has a proven track record and they’re just very good at what they do.” – Senior Creative Director, UI/UX Software Company

    Former clients
    Topcon
    Kilroy Realty
    Align Real Estate
    CIM Group
    Salesforce
    Greystar
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 28

    3Q Digital

    3Q Digital is a digital marketing and strategic consulting agency headquartered in San Mateo, Calif. with additional offices in San Diego, San Francisco, Chicago, New York, Burlington, Vt., Austin, Texas, and Raleigh, N.C. Their staff consists of over 250 experts in SEO, social media marketing, and analytics.

    Notable Project

    A retail chain hired 3Q Digital to help with its paid search and social media marketing. From this partnership, the chain's conversion rates improved over 30%, and the ROI for search campaigns improved by 40%.

    “I’m most impressed with 3Q Digital's knowledge of all the advanced and best tactics, features, and betas. They’re always much farther ahead, and they’ve actually got experience doing them. A lot of agencies don’t have the experience.” – Digital Marketing Manager, Retail Chain

    Former clients
    Eventbrite
    Walmart
    ModCloth
    SurveyMonkey
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group250 - 999 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    4.8
    4.8
    3 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Google Premier Partner

  • 29

    Guidea - A Theresa Neil Design Company

    Guidea (A Theresa Neil Design Company), founded in 2005, is headquartered in Austin, Texas, with an additional office in San Francisco. The company solely provides UX/UI design services, and their team of 33 people works with mostly enterprise and mid-market businesses, but also with small businesses. The businesses they serve are mainly in the financial services, health care & medical, and consumer products & services industries.
     

    Notable Project

    Guidea (A Theresa Neil Design Company) did a UI/UX redesign for a map software company. The client wanted to make their platform more user-friendly. Guidea (A Theresa Neil Design Company) met with the client and conducted user interviews before redesigning the site; they redesigned about 70% of the client’s site. Since the company redesigned the site, the client has received positive user feedback.


    “We got positive comments right from the initial release, which is rare. Usually, people are unhappy when you change the interface.” — Managing Partner, Map Software Company
     

    Former clients
    Adobe
    Google
    Whole Foods
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    18 Clutch reviews
  • 30

    State Creative

    State Creative is a web design and development company located in Oakland, CA. Founded in 2000, State Creative's team of nearly 10 employees also offer e-commerce development. They serve small and mid-market businesses in the business services, finance, and consumer products industries.

    Notable Project

    From August 2016 to January 2017, State Creative worked with a freight service provider to develop a new website. State Creative built and designed the site on WordPress. They also offered content consulting to help the client develop useful content. The client was impressed with State Creative's range of skills and services.

    "State Creative assisted with everything from the design, suggestions for content, revisions, completion, and the build out of the website. They also gave us training on how we can maintain certain aspects of the site ourselves. They completely rebuilt the website on WordPress." – VP, Freight Service Provider 

    Former clients
    UC Berkley
    California Association of Food Banks
    Litman Gregory
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Oakland, CA
    4.9
    4.9
    17 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Interactive Media Awards: 2015 Best in Class Web Design

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    HyperArts

    HyperArts is a website design and development company based in San Francisco, CA. HyperArts' intimate team of nearly 10 people specializes in website design, development, and maintenance, as well as UX/UI design for WordPress and Drupal sites. They mainly serve small business clients.

    Notable Project

    From September 2012 to February 2014, HyperArts worked with a large international library to build an accessible research network and revamp its website. The client was impressed with HyperArts' project manager and pleased with the new website and research database. 

    "Having [this] project manager was critical to getting the website launched because he was able to break things down. He’s an exceptional project manager. He brought in two programmers to work with us, as well as an artist who worked on the look of the new website." – Administrator, National Library

    Former clients
    Berkely Labs
    UC San Francisco
    UC Berkely Crossroads
    Eventbrite
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Oakland, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    5 Clutch reviews
  • 32

    Definery

    Founded in 2016, Definery is a digital product design company based in Oakland, Calif. Their small team of 6 specializes in UX/UI design, product design, web design, and more for mainly small businesses. 

    Notable Project

    Definery developed a web and mobile app for a small business banking startup, focusing on the UX design. The agency worked from start to finish. The finished work met every expectation that the banking startup had.

    "Since they are a small firm, you get very personal treatment from their managing director. It is a very personalized experience." – Head of Growth, Small Business Banking Startup

    Former clients
    BBVA
    Lucidworks
    Medrio
    Clora
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place OAKLAND, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    11 Clutch reviews
  • 33

    Traction

    Traction is a full-service marketing agency located in San Francisco. With a team of nearly 250 employees, Traction provides web design, advertising, UI/UX design, and branding services to enterprise and midmarket clients.

    Notable Project

    In November 2014, Traction designed an ad campaign for a staffing firm that was looking to revamp its digital content to reach younger audiences. Traction used A/B testing to design a new website, print and radio ads, and youth-oriented video ads. The client appreciated Traction's suggestions and willingness to do more than asked when given projects.  

    "One of the things that I like about Traction is that when they do work for a company, they will always come back with something extra. You can hire them to do concepting, but they’re always going to come back with some unique digital experience that you haven’t actually asked for but is above and beyond what you were expecting." – Senior Director of Brand Marketing, Global Staffing Firm 

    Former clients
    Apple
    Bank of America
    Charles Schwab
    Linkedin
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $75,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    4.8
    4.8
    7 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    2016 Communicator Award of Excellence , 2013 Silver Addy Award

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    Propane

    Founded in 2003, Propane is a digital agency with a focus on strategy. They have 20 employees in their San Francisco office, who together compose an efficient team of designers, developers, and marketers equipped to create digital solutions. With an emphasis on distinct branding, Propane offers consulting services, custom software and web development, and social media marketing.

    Notable Project

    A subsidiary of a large auto manufacturer sought Propane's design expertise in creating a vehicle entertainment platform. Propane Studio first consulted with the firm to ensure clear expectations, then created all the visual assets for the platform. They also handled the branding. The client was impressed by Propane's technical knowledge, which they did not expect from an agency with such a broad focus.

    "I have a good impression of their professionalism, deliverables, and commitment to their work. I think overall, it’s really positive feedback, and in comparison to other companies we have worked with, they were best able to adapt to our way of working." – Senior Industrial Designer, Auto Manufacturer

    Former clients
    Lojack
    Kaiser Permanente
    Clarisonic
    Telltale Games
    McKesson
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    4.8
    4.8
    6 Clutch reviews
  • 35

    Kwok Design

    Kwok Design is a creative agency that is based in Tracy, Calif. Kwok Design's small team of two employees specialize in web design, UI/UX design, and SEO.  

    Notable Project

    A private medical practice partnered with Kwok Design to design and maintenance a website. Using WordPress, the team at Kwok Design designed a website for the client and has continuously updated the website over a 15-year period. Kwok Design also managed content and some social media for the website. The client was impressed by the team at Kwok Design's responsiveness and professionalism. 

    "They were always very responsive to requests. Often in the same day, the project manager would update the website if I sent a request for a change or the posting of an article or a blog." – Surgeon, Private Medical Practice 

    Former clients
    DC Bees
    Aortica
    OmniPro
    University Art
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 36

    BSTRO

    Digital marketing agency BSTRO is headquartered in San Francisco with satellite offices in Vancouver and New York.  Since being founded in 2004, their team has grown to 30 expert resources. BSTRO specializes in web development, UX/UI design, and digital strategy.

    Notable Project

    A pharmaceutical company hired BSTRO to provide digital marketing services. The company wanted to improve conversion rates and their engagement on social media. The agency worked on branding and content creation for them. 

    "BSTRO took content we had on our site and reworked it making it much more vivid and compelling, and it suited our consumer database more."–Brand Manager, Pharmaceutical Company

    Former clients
    Illumio
    Aveo Vision
    Johnson & Johnson
    BabyCenter
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    4.9
    4.9
    5 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    San Francisco Green Business , WEBIA: Award for Excellence

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    Ptype UX & Product Design Agency

    Ptype UX & Product Design Agency is based in Oro Valley, Ariz with another location in Italy. Since 2009, the full service product & design agency's team of 3 has been specializing in UX/UI design, product design, and web design. 

    Notable Project

    A large software company hired Ptype UX & Product Design Agency for their services. The agency trained their team in UX design using Axure. The training sessions were a success.

    "Ptype was willing to reanswer as many questions as we had, which we appreciated. They even stayed with us until we had our own program up and running." – UX Designer, Large Software Company

    Former clients
    Oracle
    Kohl's
    Sephora
    American Airlines
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 38

    Rightpoint

    Rightpoint, headquartered in Chicago, is a web and mobile app development firm. Founded in 2007, their team of about 450 employees services midmarket and enterprise clients across industries such as consumer products and services, IT, and retail. They also offer UX design services.

    Notable Project

    Rightpoint provided web development services to create an internet portal. The team used Azure to build the platform, which tracks internal projects and invoices. Their efforts have streamlined efficiency by automating several previously manual processes.

    “They took an 85-year old process and improved it efficiently.” — Team Member, Steel Fabricating Company

    Former clients
    Rue La La
    Macy's
    Care.com
    Intuit
    MIT
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $250,000+
    group250 - 999 Employees
    place Oakland, CA
    4.9
    4.9
    20 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Chicago Tribune: Top Places to Work (2017) , MarCom Awards: Gold Winner (2018)

  • 39

    Marker Seven

    Established in 2000, Marker Seven is a full-service digital agency. They employ a team of 20 people across multiple offices in San Francisco, Richmond, Va. and Victoria, Canada. Their range of services includes web design, web development, UX/UI design, e-commerce development, mobile app development.

    Notable Project

    An international development NGO wanted to make their work more visible online while also clarifying their business to potential clients. Marker Seven designed and developed a website that facilitated messaging and collaboration across the organization. The new site featured strong visuals and conveyed the client's mission in an accessible way.

    "Every single person we’ve worked with has sent me emails saying what an extraordinary site, and who did it and can I get their number." - Director, International Development NGO

    Former clients
    AT&T
    Nationwide Marketing
    Pearson Education
    Ooma
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    4 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    2010 Best in Class - Interactive Media Awards

  • 40

    Impekable

    This California-based software company has strong expertise in web and mobile app development. The team of less than 50 has worked in various industries, from fitness to healthcare – they’ve done it all.

    Notable Project

    Impekable designed the interface and illustrations for a dating service app. The company was looking for an agency to expand on the features that the popular app already had. Unlike their experience with other vendors, the dating app said Impekable was able to produce the product quickly.

    “I'm most impressed by their ability to create high-quality designs at a very fast pace. Their team not only puts a tremendous amount of focus on client projects, but they're also creative, thought leaders when it comes to design concepts.” – Co-Founder, Dating App

    Former clients
    Google
    HP
    Aruba Networks
    LegalZoom
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $100,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    4.6
    4.6
    28 Clutch reviews
  • 41

    Extractable

    Extractable is a San Francisco based boutique digital strategy and experience design firm. Founded in 1999, the company employs a team of 24.  Extractable offers UX/UI design, digital strategy, web design, web development, content marketing, and mobile app development. Their client base primarily includes large enterprise and mid-size companies.

    Notable Project

    A large pharmaceutical company wanted to find ways to better utilize their digital marketing channels. Extractable analyzes their core website traffic and surrounding data. As a result of these efforts, they've empowered the client to draw key insights about new opportunities.

    "The two resources on their team are really some of the smartest people in this industry. They have a strong sense of the purpose of analytics. I feel that a strong, skilled workforce is important. I just keep adding more value than I pay for them." — Senior Director, Pharmaceutical Company

    Former clients
    Schwab
    Patelco
    Heartland Bank
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    4.5
    4.5
    2 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    2013 Telly Awards (5)

  • 42

    Appstem

    Appstem is a design and development agency with based in San Francisco. Since 2010, their team of 11 employees has been specializing in mobile app development, UX/UI design, AR/VR development, and more for mainly enterprise clients. 

    Notable Project

    Appstem developed a social networking app for a sports group. Along with building the app, they integrated Facebook and Google. They also created a subscription feature. The client prides the team on their accessibility. 

    "It's important to be able to reach everyone who is involved, and the Appstem team has delivered." – Owner, Sports Groups Messaging App

    Former clients
    Kaiser Permanente
    Tesla Motors
    Johnson & Johnson
    Neutrogena
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    12 Clutch reviews
  • 43

    UXReactor

    UXReactor is a full-service UX design firm based in Pleasanton, Calif. with an office in Hyderabad, India. The firm was founded in 2014 and has a staff of more than 80 professionals who provide UX/UI design, digital strategy,  and business consulting services to small businesses, mid-market companies, and large enterprises.

    Notable Project

    UXReactor helped a B2B Software Company to design their customer-facing software solution by first doing user research to find pain points and then proceeding to work on the UX/UI components. When the software was rolled out, the client's customers found it easy to use, making them easy to train in using the platform.

    "Their project management skills were excellent. " - Director for Design and Product Innovation, B2B Software Company 

    Former clients
    American Express
    CDW
    Citrix
    Tesla
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Pleasanton, CA
    4.9
    4.9
    6 Clutch reviews
  • 44

    Duncan Channon

    Duncan Channon is an advertising and media company with creative expertise in branding, design, print, video, and digital marketing. They also provide business strategy and media planning and buying. Founded in 1990, the San Francisco-based team is made up of nearly 100 employees.

    Notable Project

    A public service corporation hired Duncan Channon to help with a branding project. Duncan Channon revamped the client’s website and point of sales materials and focused their social media strategy.

    “The team has a genuine passion for our brand. The level of engagement has been outstanding. ...They’ve helped shape how we will build our business. It is a true partnership.” – VP of Marketing, Hydration Company

    Former clients
    Sephora
    Diamond of California
    Kettle Brand Chips
    Stubhub
    DriveTime
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group50 - 249 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    4.8
    4.8
    6 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    2016 & 2017 AdAge Small Agency of the Year , CLIO Image Award, , Rebrand Global Best of Show , San Francisco Addys Best in Show , sfBIG: Campaign of the Year, , EMA: Social Media Leader Award

  • 45

    BASIC

    BASIC is a brand design agency founded in 2010 and based in San Diego, Calif. BASIC's team of about 300 has experience working with clients of all sizes, but most are midmarket. The firm specializes in branding, but also offers web design, video production, UX/UI design, and advertising services.

    Notable Project

    BASIC partnered with a video game developer to work on designs and branding. BASIC provided in-game designs, box art designs, and title sequence designs, as well as marketing services. The client was impressed by how organized and professional BASIC was. 

    "They always make you feel like they understand the urgency of whatever it is that we need or are asking for. They understand it, they respect it, and they want to act on that. " - Creative Departent Manager, Video Game Developer

    Former clients
    History Channel
    Hyundai
    Sony/Playstation
    Nike
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Mountain View, CA
    4.3
    4.3
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 46

    Evviva Brands

    Evviva Brands is an international branding agency with offices in San Francisco, CA and Edinburgh, UK. Founded in 2009, Evviva Brand's team of nearly 10 employees specializes in branding and marketing strategy. Other services include web and logo design.

    Notable Project

    Evviva Brands helped a technology company rebrand. They conducted market research and designed a marketing strategy that included a new corporate logo web design, marketing copy, and color scheme. As a result of their efforts, the client was able to win a deal that doubled its value. 

    "As a result of their effort, we received a $125 million deal from the largest oil field services company in the world. That deal doubled the value of our company overnight." – CEO, Technology Company

    Former clients
    Amazon
    Delta Air Lines
    Google Fiber
    The Ritz Carlton
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    15 Clutch reviews
  • 47

    Freshdesign

    Freshdesign is a UX agency based in San Jose, CA. Founded in 2013, their team of around 10 employees that work with startups and enterprises alike to provide UX/UI design and digital strategy services.

    Notable Project

    Freshdesign updated the user experience on an outdated web platform for an employee directory solution. Additionally, they designed a native iOS mobile app, as the client hoped to modernize its various platforms and brand appearance.

    "The redesign, which had a much more modern UI, made a big difference in sales conversions." — Senior Director, Employee Directory Solution

    Former clients
    Facebook
    Google
    Adobe
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place San Jose, CA
    4.8
    4.8
    5 Clutch reviews
  • 48

    Toi

    Toi is a San Francisco based digital marketing company. They were founded in 2010 and have a team of 420 employees who specialize in UX/UI design, branding, and web design. They mainly work with clients in the arts and entertainment, business services, and consumer product industries.

    Notable Project

    Toi created a website for a fundraising platform. Toi created the site using WordPress and added features to optimize the site’s UI. The client was very happy with the finished site.

    “They were extremely amenable, professional, and just good people to work with.” – Co-Founder, Fundraising Platform
     

    Former clients
    Red Bull Records
    UC Berkeley
    Genee
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    4.5
    4.5
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 49

    Geekbears

    Founded in 2015, Geekbears is a UX/UI design and development firm. Based in San Fransisco and with a team of under 15 employees, they focus on UX/UI design, along with mobile and web app development, and IT strategy and consulting. They serve solely small businesses across various industries.  

    Notable Project

    Geekbears did UX design and front- and backend development to create a fashion rental app. They used existing wireframes to create the app for iOS. Their work helped change an idea into a tangible product, achieving the client's main goal. 

    "In taking an idea from paper into existence, GeekBears has gone above and beyond. " – Creative Director, Fashion Rental App

    Former clients
    UC Berkeley
    Indeed
    Hangurs
    Dumpling
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 50

    Revolution Creatives

    Revolution Media Group is a website design and development company that was founded in 2004. Headquartered in San Francisco, CA, Revolution Media Group's small team of fewer than 10 employees provides web development, web design, and branding services.

    Notable Project

    Revolution Media Group worked with an insulation company to develop three new websites. The project's goal was to share updates with non-IT employees. The client was impressed with the extra work Revolution Media Group devoted to the project to ensure it met all their goals.

    "They worked with me. They really met all of the goals that we had set and even gave me something that I wasn’t expecting. The auto-sizing of the website was a great perk. It was an unexpected surprise to be able to receive that feature." – Marketing Specialist, Insulation Products Company 

    Former clients
    Partnership for Children & Youth
    Williams-Sonoma
    FLM.TV
    Bavarian Nordic
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group2 - 9 Employees
    place San Francisco, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    5 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    2014 Best Business in San Francisco

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