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List of the Best London Digital Publishing App Developers

  • 1
    $75,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    With a team of 50+, Fueled specializes in creating mobile apps and websites. The New York-based app development company aims to create easy-to-use and attractive products for customers, whether they are big or small brands.

    Clients
    MGM Resorts International
    9Gag
    Harvard
    Rite Aid
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Fueled designed a bidding-style app for a company that deals with nightlife reservations. They built the app from scratch, taking into consideration what the company wanted, as well as giving advice. The app had a lot of functions, such as a list of venues, submission options, and tools that allowed notifications to be sent from venues.

    “They’re incredibly efficient in the work that they do and know what they're doing in design, coding, and executing their ideas. They have a great understanding of what's current and get things done very quickly compared to others.” – Founder, Mobile App

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  • 2
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Infinum is a software development company in San Francisco, CA. The 50+ team has equal experience in mobile and web development. They work with clients from a variety of industries, including business and financial services and automotive.

    Clients
    Philips
    Nike
    T-Mobile
    media & entertainment
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Infinum rebuilt a flight booking app for a startup. The original app was extremely buggy and the company needed further support. One feature Infinum developed allowed customers to sync their calendars to find flights that work around their schedule.

    “While many agencies limit your choices, it was quite different with Infinum. They were clear and upfront about what resources we were getting and why and offered us options, which was really nice.” – Senior Project Manager, App Startup

  • 3
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Mobile app development company Tapptitude has offices in Romania, the US, and London. The team of 40+ employees specializes in iOS and Android app development and offers UX/UI design, IT strategy consulting, and web development. Founded in 2013, Tapptitude mainly works with small businesses and startups in the real estate, automotive, and arts and entertainment industries.

    Clients
    Tenor
    Glorify
    Wellory
    Ontapp
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Tapptitude developed an app prototype for a food ordering company. They executed the food ordering company’s vision perfectly and were retained to develop the full product. Some app features Tapptitude developed included platform signup, payment systems, and restaurant menu integration.

    “The proof that I’ve been happy with Tapptitude is that we’ve continued working long-term, even though I’ve had the option to use in-house developers. I felt that the communication was great and, most importantly, the quality Tapptitude provides is amazing, as is the communication.” – CEO, Food Ordering App

  • 4
    $50,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Novoda is a digital-product agency based in London, England, that was established in 2008. Their team of 71 employees provides mobile app development, UX/UI design, enterprise app modernization, digital strategy, and AR/VR development services.

    Clients
    Tesco News UK
    The Times
    CCleaner
    Channel 4
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Novoda configured a desktop application and built an Android prototype for a system-optimization software company. Their team coded the main functionalities and inserted an in-app purchasing feature. The app gained over 50 million downloads and a 4.4-star rating on the Google Play Store.

    "Last December, monthly revenue for CCleaner was about $100,000. I attributed these metrics to the freemium model and Novoda’s collaborative efforts." – Head of Product, System Optimization Company

  • 5
    $50,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Chelsea Apps is a software company based in London, with offices in Chicago and Bournemouth, England. Since 2010, their team of less than 50 has provided mobile app development, UX/UI design, and web development assistance to mid-market firms as well as other clients such as startups and enterprises. They have experience working in industries such as consumer products, retail, and business services.

    Clients
    Transport for London
    Ladbrokes
    Vanquis
    Peace one day
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Chelsea Apps built an SDK for a customer feedback corporation. The SDK was to be inserted in customers' own mobile applications for better testing. It needed to be easy-to-understand for development teams to work with easily. Chelsea Apps made an SDK that was compatible for both Android and iOS.

    "We're in the early days, but we've had 3 clients sign up to use the SDK and 2 of those clients are releasing updates to there own apps in the next month, so we're excited to see the user feedback, but the developer feedback so far has been great." - CTO, Customer Feedback Co.

  • 6
    $100,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Founded in 2009, Mubaloo is a mobile app developer and IT strategy consultancy based in London. Also working from their Bristol office, this award-winning team of 50+ creates digital solutions for both enterprises and smaller companies.

    Clients
    Amazon
    ABRSM
    Go-Ahead Group
    Hermes
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Offering both a strategic perspective and development skill set, Mubaloo developed a native iOS and Android app to facilitate exchanges between investment managers and investors. The project was successfully completed on time and on-budget and convinced the client to retain Mubaloo as a digital consultant.

    "Mubaloo was refreshing to have for this initiative; their insight, approach, and knowledge was invaluable." – Solutions Director, Investment Firm

  • 7
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Softwire is a digital design, engineering and support agency, with offices in London, Cambridge and Manchester. Employing over 200 engineers we create bespoke digital software, mobile apps, and offer strategic IT consulting for some of the UK’s leading brands including the BBC, David Lloyd Clubs, Channel 5 and many large Government Departments.

    Clients
    BBC
    Allianz
    Royal Pharmaceutical Society
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A fitness club hired Softwire for several projects after a successful website redesign. Softwire redesigned the client's booking system based on PHP and MySQL. Softwire then created a corresponding mobile app for booking. They also provide general maintenance and support, advise the client on branding and lead generation, and develop any custom software.

    " Their mobile app, connected to the booking system, reduced the number of customers booking through our receptionists from 75% to 5% and allowed customers to easily schedule courses. Their stabilization to our main site helps bring in new members all the time. They cut down a significant amount of labor cost and continue to improve the membership experience." -IT Director, Fitness Club

  • 8
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Nodes is an app development company based in London, with offices in Manchester, Aarhus, Denmark, Amsterdam, and Copenhagen. Founded in 2008, their team of about 100 employees provides mobile app development, UX/UI design, mobile and app marketing, and wearable app development services.

    Clients
    Carlsberg
    Samsung
    G4S/ISS
    BMW
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Nodes designed and developed a mobile app for a beer retailer to drive traffic to its customers and communicate to them its various sales and promotions on offer. Nodes' app uses its own design ideas, with a heavy dose of backend development and API integration. The app was downloaded 130,000 times and has become the biggest food and beverage app in Denmark.

    "Their work was very good in understanding consumer behavior within mobile applications and developing a framework that could be driven." — Group Marketing Technologist, Beer Retailer

  • 9
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Sarratt United Kingdom

    Clock Limited is a digital design and build company. Founded in 1997, the company is headquartered in Kings Langley, United Kingdom. They have a team of around 35 employees who focus on custom software, web, and mobile app development.

    Clients
    International Tennis Federation
    Leicester Tigers
    Northampton Saints
    Wall Street Journal
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Clock Limited redesigned a website for a news and media outlet. The team also built a custom CMS for the client. The site forms the foundation of the internal team's business.

    "The CMS is fantastic and they have been very receptive to our ideas, no matter how big or small." – Site Editor, News Outlet

  • 10
    $75,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Glance Creative Ltd. is an app development firm founded in 2016. Based in London, the team of 10 specializes in mobile app development, UX/UI and wearable app development. They mainly serve small business and midmarket clients in the entertainment, media and consumer products industries. 

    Clients
    The Times
    The Sun
    Universal Music
    Lucozade
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Glance Creative worked with a military post office by creating a mobile app. This app provided customers with military shipping protocol information ranging from prohibited items to overseas shipping costs based on weight and size. The team offered the best combination of cost, quality, and experience.

    "Glance Creative designed an app with a clean, intuitive look that provided a wealth of information to our customers." – Technical Director, British Military Agency

  • 11
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Red C London is a mobile app development agency, founded in 1997. Based in London, their team of 11 specializes in mobile app development, web design, and UX/UI design. They work primarily with enterprises and midmarket businesses, focusing on financial services, government, and nonprofits.  

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Red C London worked with an event advertising startup to create an iOS application. They provided development services to design and build an iOS-based mobile application.

    “Red C displayed great communication and development skills throughout the project. They worked at a competitive price and willingly performed corrections when necessary.” – Founder, Event Advertising Startup

  • 12
    $50,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Tivix is a digital product development and design company headquartered in San Francisco, with offices across the US, UK, and Europe. Founded in 2008, they have over 90 employees who serve startup, midmarket, and enterprise clients across diverse industries such as FinTech, health care, manufacturing, government, and nonprofit. Tivix reduces engineering risk for clients by offering rapid time-to-market while delivering standards-based code that can be transitioned to an internal team at any time. Their focus is building both internal and consumer-facing digital products that drive business growth. Services include product management, UX/UI design, full-stack software engineering, and DevOps

    Clients
    SolarCity
    Zoetis
    VMware
    Bayer
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Tivix worked with an intergovernmental military alliance to rebuild a mission-critical software system. If and when submarines in international waters come into distress, the organization plans and coordinates the rescue effort of such submarines. Tivix was given complex system requirements and asked to come up with an effective design and solution that would replace a decades-old system. The client was incredibly impressed at every stage of the engagement, with Tivix delivering detailed systems and user-experience design, followed by robust development and operationalization of the system internationally. 

    Every single milestone has been met exactly on time. The company has met every requirement, both in terms of time as well as quality.” Maritime Service Owner, Intergovernmental Military Alliance

  • 13
    $1,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    london United Kingdom

    Founded in 2012, CronJ is a software development company that is headquartered in Bangalore, India, with offices in the Netherlands, Abu Dhabi, and Calif. The team of 50 specializes in custom software development, web development, and mobile app development.

    Clients
    Unilever
    Nokia
    Linde
    DIFC
    Industries
    Notable Project

    CronJ IT Technologies partnered with an education platform to develop a web application for users to assemble teams, perform tasks, and earn points that are redeemable for gift cards. They provided successful features for the launch of the application.

    “The platform has lots of features. User can earn gift cards by solving problems, which makes it more appealing. We appreciated their project management, especially compared to the vendors we had worked with before.” –– Project Manager, Education Platform

  • 14
    $50,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    ustwo is a digital design studio based in London with around 250 employees. Since its start in 2004, the team has provided web design and development, e-commerce development, mobile development, and UX/UI design services for large companies in a variety of industries.  

    Clients
    Google
    Sky
    Ford
    Qantas
    Industries
    Notable Project

    ustwo partnered with a large bank to assist with a geolocation-based project. The team provided UX strategies to use in the development of the prototype. They pleased the client with their productive work ethic and range of skills.

    “Their ability to move very quickly was something that set them apart when we were observing how they work. They had a fantastic developer with us early who was great regarding business.” — Executive Manager, Large Bank

  • 15
    $25,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Innovecs is a software development company headquartered in New York City with offices in Tel-Aviv, Israel, London, Frankfurt, Germany, Bern, Switzerland, San Francisco, and Kiev, Ukraine. Their team of 360 provides web development, custom software development, mobile app development, application testing, and more.

    Clients
    SGN
    Warner Brothers Turbine
    CallFire
    Iron Source
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Innovecs was hired by a warehousing and logistics company to develop a web application using Angular and Java.

    "The quality of the technical resources was impressive. They’re advanced, have good personalities, and are good people." – Director of Software Development, Distribution Facility 

  • 16
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    West Kingsdown United Kingdom

    MobileCoderz Technologies Pvt Ltd is a development company with headquarters in Noida, India and offices in the U.K., Germany, and Saudi Arabia. The company, which has more than 100 employees, was founded in 2017. Their services span mobile app development, web development, and UX/UI design.

    Clients
    Flyin
    Somany Ceramics
    Dublin Design Studio
    ZagTrader
    Industries
    Notable Project

    MobileCoderz Technologies Pvt Ltd did full-service app development for an event-based company. They built an app for iOS and Android from scratch and did database and backend development. They adhered to the technical requirements and delivered an app that was well-received by end-clients.

    “Even though our mobile apps are new into the market, we’re getting excellent response from customers ever since their launch. We’re sure about the success of this project as users are liking the concept behind the innovation of this mobile platform.” – Owner, Nightlife Startup

  • 17
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Somo is a digital development company of 125 employees, founded in 2009. Their headquarters is in London, England, with other locations in New York, San Francisco, Singapore, and Bristol, England. They offer numerous service lines, including mobile app development, enterprise app modernization, web development, and mobile marketing. They serve midmarket and enterprise businesses in various industries: media, automotive, business, financial services, advertising, and more. 

    Clients
    Audi
    De Beers
    Hive
    The Economist
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Somo created an overarching mobile strategy for a magazine publication group. They worked on several projects, including a new app. They delivered over 100,000 installs during the course of two and a half months. The client appreciated their creativity and small agency feel. 

    “A really great thing about Somo is that they are able to draw on a diverse set of previous client experience.” – Head of Digital Marketing, Magazine Publication Group

  • 18
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Watford United Kingdom

    AppDrawn is a software solutions company founded in 1999. Their headquarters are in London and they have a second office in Barcelona. Across these 2 locations, they have a team of a dozen staff that do custom software development, web development, and mobile app development for small and medium-size businesses.

    Clients
    BBC
    Aspire Customer Communication Services
    Imagine Property Group
    Renteq Highways
    Industries
    Notable Project

    An enterprise consulting firm wanted to create a market research platform for a new business opportunity. AppDrawn created a market research portal on the client's website that has created a new revenue stream for the company.

    "Tim [owner, AppDrawn] is super responsive, helpful, and proactive. He's a trusted advisor to us when it comes to IT, and isn't afraid to push back when he thinks we should take a different direction." — CEO, Consulting Firm

  • 19
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    DEGO is a web services development agency based in Riga, Latvia with an additional office in Moscow. Founded in 2005, DEGO has fewer than ten employees, and provides e-commerce development, UX/UI design, web development, and mobile app development capabilities to small and midmarket businesses.

    Clients
    Jaguar XE
    Ina Vokich
    Bio2you
    Aspazija Museum
    Industries
    Notable Project

    DEGO worked with a spirits supplier to assist with its brand activation campaign, which included site development, promotional video production, and the creation of a VR app for iOS. They redesigned the site's UI, filmed a promotional video, and worked with Google Cardboard for the VR app; DEGO made sure to implement offline capabilities in the mobile app, and included an intuitive interface for staff and users alike to use without directions.

    "We appreciated DEGO’s quick turnaround." - Marketing Manager, Spirits Supplier

  • 20
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Webdesign7 is a digital marketing agency based in London. Founded in 2011, their team of 8 specializes in web development and design, mobile app development, and digital strategy. The industries they focus on are advertising and marketing, consumer products and services, arts, entertainment and music.  

    Clients
    Turkey Homes
    Nissan
    Cardiff Pinnacle
    Nissan
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Webdesign7 designed and developed a new website for a property investment company. They provided end-to-end development and marketing services, which included landing pages and branding and advertising services. The client was impressed by the scope of their work.

    “Their great service, quality, excellent value for money, attention to detail, great design, and outstanding results in terms of online visibility. All our requests have been handled with dedication, patience, and the determination to satisfy our needs.” – Director, Property Investment Company

  • 21
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    ExpertsFromIndia is a development company based in San Jose, Calif. They were founded in 2003 and have a team of around 800 employees. They primarily provide custom software development and SEO. 

    Clients
    eBay
    Sprint
    Mannatech
    Nokia
    Industries
    Notable Project

    ExpertsFromIndia provides SEO support, conducting keyword research and establishing quality links. They provide weekly reports to monitor progress on the site. Traffic increased for the business and the site ranks on the first page. 

    "Collaboration with the SEO team at EFI was an excellent experience for us." – Director, Online Music Promotion Platform

  • 22
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Hustle is a creative agency based in London with an office in Manchester, U.K. The agency, founded in 2019, has a team of less than ten that provides PR, web development & design, e-commerce development, and mobile app development services to small and midmarket companies. 

    Clients
    Birkbeck University
    NHS
    KlearNow
    Saint Capital
    Notable Project

    A moving company hired Hustle to build most of their site content. Later, the scope was expanded to include upgrading and overhauling the website, dealing with security issues, and providing technical support. Hustle has been meeting expectations in this ongoing engagement.

    "They’ve never told us that they can’t do something that we ask. Instead, they try to discover creative solutions for us." - General Manager, Moving Company

  • 23
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Located in London, United Kingdom and Barcelona, Spain, DigizoneLabs is an app development firm. Launched in [node:field_pp_year_founded:value], the small team offers mobile app development, custom software development, ux/ui design, IT strategy consulting, and more.

    Clients
    TETHR
    BUNNAHABHAIN
    BLACK BOTTLE
    BITSOFSTOCK
    Industries
    Notable Project

    DigizoneLabs was hired by an innovation lab to develop an MVP in support of a startup. They provided full stack development services, as well as hosting and maintenance.

    "We were very impressed by their flexibility — that´s what any company needs, no matter the size."

  • 24
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Watford United Kingdom

    Launched in 2005, Wirebox Ltd is a custom software development firm. Their small team is located in Watford, United Kingdom and specializes in custom software development, mobile app development, web development, e-commerce development, and more.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Wirebox Ltd provides web development services to help a marketing consultancy firm with their end clients' sites. The team focuses on the functionality aiming for a 10% to 50% speed increase response rate.

    "Wirebox achieved more for our clients, faster, and at better rates than any other agency we have worked with."

  • 25
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    TH-EY is a development agency in London, England. Founded in 2017, they have about 8 employees that serve clients in a variety of industries. Services include custom software development, web development, and mobile app development.

    Clients
    Launchworks
    Own-Kind
    pixable
    First Ascent
    Industries
    Notable Project

    TH-EY developed a website for a rental community platform. Their team worked on the frontend design and also provided ongoing support. The client is happy with the website and gave it positive feedback.

    “I’m impressed with how well they contribute to solving our business problems and ways around certain issues. They think outside the box on projects and even on certain features.” – CEO, Rental Community Platform

  • 26
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Custom software development firm Levels.Digital was launched in 2020. They are headquartered in London, United Kingdom and have a small team. Their services include custom software development, ux/ui design, Artificial Intelligence, mobile app development, and more.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Levels.Digital has provided web development services for media production companies. They've been revamping the website for one of the companies, and for the other, they've focused on the frontend development.

    "Levels.Digital is straightforward and honest."

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    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Intergalactic Agency is a digital interactive agency that is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, with an additional London office. The agency was founded in 2004 and now has a team of 20 that offers services such as web development, mobile app development, UX/UI design, and video production.

    Clients
    Cisco
    SAP
    EY
    Activision
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A winery with a large annual wine sale wanted to advertise the event online. Intergalactic Agency developed an interactive website and mobile app that updated customers in real time about prices, locations and which selections of wine were still available.

     

  • 28
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Sell Staged is a London-based web and mobile app development company founded in 2019 with no more than 50 professionals. They specialize in web development, mobile app development, and UX/UI design solutions for clients ranging from small firms to large companies.

    Clients
    GymCall
    Qikr
    Coraltons
    Notable Project

    Sell Staged developed a mobile app for a software company. The app was to allow users from all over the world to connect, with a focus on location. The company’s client was satisfied with the prototype that Sell Staged developed.

    “Very effective. Communication was key and they were on top of it.” - Director & CEO, Software Company

  • 29
    $50,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Makolab is a midsize software development firm launched in 1989. Their services include custom software development, mobile app development, web development, blockchain, and more. The company is based in Łódź, Poland; London, United Kingdom; München, Germany and Tampa, Florida.

    Industries
  • 30
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    London United Kingdom
    Founded in 2015, GeeksDeck is an app development firm. They are based in Wrocław, Poland and London, United Kingdom and have a small team. Their services include mobile app development, wearable app development, ux/ui design, and web development.
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