The Best Web Design Agencies in Manchester

Looking for a top web design agency in Manchester?

If you’re considering investing in your website, it’s time to find a web designer who can help you stay abreast of ever-changing trends.

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

List of the Best Manchester Web Design Agencies

  • 1

    Dept

    Dept is a web development firm that was founded in 2016. They have a team of over 1,300 employees, spread out over four offices in Boston, Amsterdam, Berlin, and Manchester, U.K. They offer web development, UX/UI design, and web design to midmarket and enterprise companies across the globe.
     

    Notable Project

    Dept conducted an IT assessment for a facility services company. After experiencing complications regarding a large-scale e-commerce platform, the client reached out to Dept to conduct an assessment of their development infrastructure. The project resulted in over 100 pages of technical documentation from Dept and recommendations for improvements, leaving the client satisfied and willing to work with the developer on future projects.

    “We are starting to engage Dept to act on areas most important to our business strategy and the stabilization of the platform. Their detailed report and ability to bundle efforts into smaller projects is appealing for us to begin work and schedule against priorities and budget.” – Director of Digital Engagement for Universities, Facility Services Company
     

    Former clients
    Sony
    Adidas
    Samsung
    Microsoft
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $100,000+
    group1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    place Manchester, United Kingdom
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
    Awards

    European Design Awards: Gold, Silver (2019) , Webby Award: Art, Messaging and Bots (2018) , Apps (2019) , Indigo Design Award: Silver, Bronze (2018, 2019) , Red Dot Design Award (2018) , Lovie Awards: Best Navigation and Structure (2017, 2018) , Best Digital Campaign (2018) , Best Art, Best Website (2017) , Best Internet Video Animation (2017) , Digital Communication Award: Best in Data (2018) , Dutch Interactive Awards: Corporate (2018) , Brand (2018) , Campaign (2018) , Best Brand (2016) The Social Media Awards: Best Twitter Account (2018) SAN Accent: Campaign (2018)

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  • 2

    Visions Design Lymm

    Visions Design Lymm is a design studio based in Lymm, UK. Their team of over 10 was founded in 2010 and serves small and midmarket businesses. Services include web and graphic design as well as branding.

    Notable Project

    Visions Design Lymm provided web development services to a nonprofit organization. The team added the requested features and functionalities along the way, exceeding customer expectations.

    "Since this is a local website that has had no publicity or advertising, I've been surprised to find out that documents are currently accessed at the rate of 55 per day." — Founder, Nonprofit Organization

    Former clients
    Arley Hall & Gardens
    Kids Planet
    Kingdom of Sweets
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Lymm, United Kingdom
    4.9
    4.9
    10 Clutch reviews
  • 3

    CSI Media

    CSI Media is a digital & technical agency with 22 years’ experience in developing bespoke web and software solutions. They combine inspiring design with the latest technology to deliver world-class websites, e-commerce platforms, online portals, and software applications. Since 1998, they have developed over 300 custom platforms for companies across the U.K. using leading CMS platforms including Umbraco, Sitecore, Drupal, and Magento.

     

    Notable Project

    CSI Media designed and developed a new website for a large European independent provider of behavioral healthcare. The new website delivers an enhanced online experience for users and provides a flexible promotional tool for the client's digital marketing team.

    "They manage the process really well, and are professional, well-mannered, and easy to deal with. They were communicative and collaborative at every stage, and more than happy to talk with us.If we ever need something done urgently, they hop right in and don’t put us in queue." – Head of Digital Marketing, Healthcare Group

    Former clients
    Experian
    Molton Brown
    The Priory Group
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Cheshire, United Kingdom
    4.8
    4.8
    11 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    RAR Digital Awards: Finalist, Software Development & Website Usability (2018) , Drum Recommended Agency Until 2021

  • 4

    Adult Creative

    Adult Creative is an SEO and web design agency founded in 2011 based in Warrington, England. Run by a team of fewer than 50 people, they provide SEO, web design, and UX/UI design solutions for adult-themed small businesses in the fields of gambling and retail, among other industries.

    Notable Project

    Adult Creative worked with an escort agency in an effort to achieve the highest possible search rankings. Adult Creative built the agency's website from scratch and handles everything from hosting to maintenance. The website shows positive SEO statistics, with visible improvements daily.

    "They always meet their deadlines. Most of our communication is through phone, email, or in-person." - Owner, Escort Agency

    Former clients
    Very High End
    Luxury Sweets
    Carmens Secrets
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Warrington, United Kingdom
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 5

    Atomic Digital Marketing

    Atomic Digital Marketing is a digital marketing agency headquartered in Stretton Warrington, United Kingdom. Founded in 2016, their team of 4 provides SEO, web design, PPC management, and social media marketing. Their specialties are WordPress development and Facebook advertising. 

    Notable Project

    Atomic Digital Marketing designed and marketed a website for a counseling center. They collaborated with the client to deliver an informative and appealing website. Even when the client went on a business hiatus, their digital visibility remained high. 

    "As I small company I felt they understood my needs, even though they deal with larger companies I found them approachable." — Lead Counseller, Counselling Clinic

    Former clients
    The British Malaysian Society
    ShinDigger Brewing Co
    The Student Lawyer
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Warrington, United Kingdom
    5.0
    5.0
    19 Clutch reviews
  • 6

    eBusiness UK

    eBusiness UK is a web design and SEO marketing agency in Blackburn, England. Founded in 1999, they comprise seven employees specializing in website creation and design and PPC and SEO marketing. They work primarily with small and midmarket businesses in a range of industries.

    Notable Project

    eBusiness UK developed an e-commerce website based in Magento to grow a digital footprint for a security systems company. They managed link-building efforts and supported SEO and PPC initiatives. eBusiness UK delivered a successful website and iterations on time that supported growth by generating more sales for the client.

    “When we started in 2015, our website was generating zero sales. This year, we’re on target to make just over £350,000 (approximately 457,700 USD) in sales, so growth has gone really well. This year the site has performed way above other channels.” – Marketing Manager, Security Systems Company

    Former clients
    Stealth Gaming
    Happy Beds
    Northcote Group
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Blackburn, United Kingdom
    5.0
    5.0
    12 Clutch reviews
  • 7

    twentysix

    twentysix is a full-service digital communications agency based in Leeds, United Kingdom. Founded in 1996, twentysix's 168 employees provides a host of different services such as web design, e-commerce development, mobile app development, and SEO for mainly midmarket and enterprise businesses.

    Notable Project

    twentysix worked with this insurance company to only present front-end designs for a direct-to-market product but was soon brought back to build the entire website. twentysix designed the website and is now using .NET developers in an efficient and agile manner.

    "We were very impressed by the designs their team came up with, the people they brought to the table, and the way they translated ideas into actual designs." – Project Manager, Insurance Company

    Former clients
    NHS Blood and Transplant
    UK Trade and Investment
    New Era
    Superbreak
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Bradford, United Kingdom
    4.5
    4.5
    1 Clutch review
    Awards

    The Drum Awards Nominee (2014) , EPiServer Website Awards Winner (2015) , Northern Digital Awards: Best in Affiliate Marketing (2016) , RAR+ Awards: Best Digital Animation (2017) , Prolific North Awards: Video of the Year (2018)

  • 8

    CTI Digital

    CTI Digital is a full-service digital agency from Manchester, UK with other offices in London and Stockport, UK. The agency was established in 2003 and now has a team of 68 that works on web development, e-commerce development, mobile app development, and UX/UI design.

    Notable Project

    A government contractor previously had a website that was managed by one company and whose servers were hosted by another. They chose to consolidate all their website work at CTI Digital, who now hosts their servers, provides Drupal development, and updates the website and CRM.

    "The support is really great. The team that deals with support is absolutely brilliant...We have a very good two-way working relationship." — Project Manager, Government Contractor

    Former clients
    McGraw-Hill Education
    Mercuri International
    Royal Navy
    Manchester Central
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Manchester, United Kingdom
    4.3
    4.3
    3 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    RAR Digital Awards (2018)

  • 9

    Just Internet Solutions

    Just Internet Solutions is an online marketing and web design company headquartered in Wigan, United Kingdom that specializes in SEO, web design, PPC, and conversion optimization. Established in 2008, the company is comprised of a team of 10 employees.

    Notable Project

    Just Internet Solutions was hired by a modular building company to design a lead generation website that included contact submission forms.

    "We've seen a significant increase in inquiries that have been converted into orders...We’re also getting a lot of contact submission forms from the website. There’s been a meaningful increase in turnover from website-generated inquiries." – Director, Modular Building Company 

    Former clients
    Bluestar Taxis
    Ensis Solutions
    Hindley Hall Golf Club
    Penrhyn Hotel
    Cinnamon Brow School
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Wigan, United Kingdom
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 10

    Seek Social Ltd

    Founded in 2017, Seek Social LTD is located in Bury, UK. With about 10 employees, they provide SEO, branding, and graphic design services to small businesses, midmarked-sized businesses, and enterprises. The industries focused on are advertising and marketing, e-commerce, and business services.

    Notable Project

    Seek Social Ltd provides various marketing services to help a digital marketing agency obtain more leads. The work provided value to their clients.

    "They provide good services and value their clients." –CEO, Seopage1

    Former clients
    Seopage1
    Direct Assist
    Faith Lets Grow
    Active Physiotherapy
    Growl Films
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Bury, United Kingdom
    4.5
    4.5
    1 Clutch review
  • 11

    Peardrop Creative

    Peardrop Creative is a digital firm founded in Bradford, England in 2016. With no more than 10 employees, they specialize in graphic design, web design, and content marketing solutions for various clients.

    Notable Project

    Peardrop Creative provided web and marketing solutions for a hotel consulting company. Peardrop Creative developed and managed the sites of the company for their business development clients. Users of the site have given positive feedback regarding the site.

    “They’re transparent and good at design.” - Managing Director, Hotel Consulting Co

    Former clients
    A Van About Town
    On Its Arse
    7Excel
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Bradford, United Kingdom
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 12

    Higher Ground Marketing

    Higher Ground Marketing is a marketing agency founded in 2012 in Manchester, England. With more than two members, they offer digital strategy, conversion optimization, and SEO services to small and mid-market firms in the industries of manufacturing, transportation, and more.

    Notable Project

    Higher Ground Marketing optimized a website for a training service. Higher Ground Marketing also improved the online presence of the service through SEO and marketing efforts. The service has since increased its leads by tenfold.

    “PM was tight, transparent, and very well executed.” - CEO, Training Service

    Former clients
    JCB
    Beauty Crew
    Couriers & Freight
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Manchester, United Kingdom
    4.9
    4.9
    6 Clutch reviews
  • 13

    WEBMESTRY

    WEBMESTRY is a digital marketing agency founded in 2020 in Manchester, England. Their team of no more than 10 specializes in web design, web development, and digital strategy solutions for small and mid-market agencies alike.

    Notable Project

    WEBMESTRY provided social media marketing solutions for a bed and breakfast place. The place was looking to improve their conversion rates from social media efforts. WEBMESTRY helped increase reservations to the place by 50%.

    “They had great knowledge of creating ads and converting.” - Marketing Manager, Bed and Breakfast Place

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Manchester, United Kingdom
    5.0
    5.0
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 14

    Meme Media

    Meme Media is a graphic design agency with under 5 employees. Based in Westhoughton, U.K. and founded in 2000, they provide a range of services, focusing on web design and SEO. 

    Notable Project

    Meme Media designed and built a WordPress website, hosting it on Doteasy. They also created branded packaging design for a wine company's products. Their work matched the client's expectations and visitors praise the site. 

    "Honestly, Meme Media is an exceptional team to work with." – Director, Wine Company

    Former clients
    Montann
    Pan Am
    Halfords
    The Station
    Coblands
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Westhoughton, United Kingdom
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 15

    Adrenaline Design

    Adrenaline Design is a brand design and strategy consultancy based out of Denbighshire, U.K. Their team of about five employees provides branding, web design, UX/UI design, print design, and packaging design to small and mid-sized businesses.

    Notable Project

    Adrenaline Design did a complete website overhaul for a tree surgery and grounds maintenance company that needed an easy-to-use website that would better connect to its audience. Their efforts boosted website traffic by about 45%, and many of those leads converted into actual contracts for the client. 

    "I found Adrenaline very easy to work with." – Owner, Tree Surgery Company

    Former clients
    Ummah Homes
    Howells Tree Services
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Manchester, United Kingdom
    5.0
    5.0
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 16

    Fortnight

    Fortnight is a boutique design and development studio based in Manchester, U.K., with offices in London and New York. The studio, founded in 2014, has a team of more than ten that provides mobile app development, branding, product design, web design, and UX/UI design services to small and larger-sized companies. 

    Notable Project

    A car leasing platform hired Fortnight to help develop their brand and design the UX/UI of their website and mobile app. Fortnight researched the industry and environment, and resolved to balance old school sensibilities with modern design. Fortnight completed the project on time and within budget, and the resulting app and website received positive feedback from the initial users. 

    "Project management and the iterative, flexible approach have been really great." - Founder, Car Leasing Platform

    Former clients
    OnePlus
    Simba Sleep
    King
    BMW
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Manchester, United Kingdom
    4.9
    4.9
    9 Clutch reviews
  • 17

    Selecta Sol

    Selecta Sol is a marketing firm founded in Manchester, England in 2011 with fewer than 50 members. They offer digital strategy, SEO, and PPC solutions for small businesses in the fields of consumer products, education, and financial services.

    Notable Project

    Selecta Sol provided digital marketing solutions for a laundry service. The service wished to be ranked on Google’s first page. Selecta Sol was able to produce positive results that the service was satisfied with.

    “The workflow between our team and theirs was very effective because of the good understanding between both teams.” - Owner, Laundry Service

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Manchester, United Kingdom
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 18

    Graffiti Digital ltd

    Graffiti Digital ltd is a digital agency in Prescot, United Kingdom. Founded in 2017, they have fewer than 5 employees that serve clients in a wide range of industries. Services include SEO, web design, and marketing strategy.

    Notable Project

    Graffiti Digital ltd handled SEO services and web design efforts for a cosmetic surgery clinic. They built the partner’s website on WordPress as well as implemented SEO practices to improve their rankings. As a result, 90% of the clinic’s patients have been acquired through search engine results.

    “They do an excellent job with project management. We work well together as a team.” – Marketing Director, Cosmetic Surgery Clinic

    Former clients
    Reflect Clinic
    Divo Interiors
    Vogue Beds
    Dental Surgery Refurbishment
    Unique Venues of Dublin
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Prescot, United Kingdom
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 19

    Piranha Advertising & Marketing Solutions

    Piranha Advertising & Marketing Solutions is a marketing firm founded in 2001 with more than 10 experts. They offer SEO, conversion optimization, and web design solutions from their office in Preston, England.

    Notable Project

    Piranha Advertising & Marketing Solutions designed a website for a thermal paper manufacturer. Piranha Advertising & Marketing Solutions also provided SEO assistance for the site after careful research. The manufacturer noticed a 40% uptick in web enquiries since working with Piranha Advertising & Marketing Solutions.

    “There is no doubt they know their business and are very result-focused.” - Director, Thermal Paper Manufacturer

    Former clients
    BPC UK LIMITED
    Preston North End
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Preston, United Kingdom
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 20

    iCONQUER Ltd

    iConquer Ltd is a web design and SEO company founded in 2004. Located in Blackburn, United Kingdom, they have a small team of 4 employees. They specialize in SEO, PPC, web design, and reputation management. 

    Notable Project

    iConquer served a security and investigations company by providing initial website design enhancement, and through continued projects have added site content and run SEO campaigns to increase Google rankings and site traffic. With measurable and positive results, they ensured project fulfillment.

    "Any time that I’ve come to them with an idea that they think focuses on the search engines instead of our audience, they instead provide a white hat technique that won’t cause problems down the line." – Owner, Security and Investigations Company 

    Former clients
    UK Property Finance Ltd
    New Millennia Group Ltd
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Blackburn, United Kingdom
    5.0
    5.0
    5 Clutch reviews
  • 21

    Gorilla Marketing

    Gorilla Marketing is a digital marketing agency based in Manchester, U.K. The agency, founded in 2013, has a team of around ten that provides SEO, PPC and web design services to midmarket and small companies in various industries.

    Notable Project

    A physiotherapy brand hired Gorilla Marketing to help improve their visibility in search engines for service-related keywords in their area and clean up conflicting online listings for old physiotherapy brands that they had already acquired. For the latter, Gorilla Marketing did a comprehensive check and clean-up of all associated online assets such as directory listings, websites, and Google My Business profiles of already-acquired physiotherapy brands and clinics. This involved updating directory listings, redirecting websites, and rebranding the GMB listings. After that, they worked to speed up the brand's website and improving their Google Lighthouse Performance score. The engagement produced significant increase in traffic and an improved search result.

    "Gorilla Marketing were able to articulate the work required in layman’s terms, and had sound reasoning for everything they recommended." - Head of Physiotherapy, Physiotherapy Brand

    Former clients
    Sure Store
    Smith Jones Accident & Injury Solicitors
    Ecoscape
    Oh My Smile Cosmetic Dental Practice
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Manchester, United Kingdom
    5.0
    5.0
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 22

    Stand Out

    Stand Out is a design and branding agency headquartered in Manchester, England. They were founded in 2017. They have about 1 team member who specializes in branding, digital strategy, and content marketing for small and midmarket businesses in IT, real estate, and financial services.

    Notable Project

    Stand Out developed a brand identity including a logo, tagline, and aesthetic guidelines for a recruitment startup. They also designed the initial versions of the platform's UX/UI. They established a satisfying foundation for the brand, which facilitated growth.

    "Their design pedigree is good, and not something we see often."— Founder, Recruitment Platform

    Former clients
    Lance
    Social First
    River Black
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Manchester, United Kingdom
    4.7
    4.7
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 23

    Shop Mint

    Shop Mint is an e-commerce agency founded in Macclesfield, England in 2020 with fewer than 10 employees. They are experts in web development, web design, and e-commerce development solutions for small businesses.

    Notable Project

    Shop Mint provided Shopify development and UX design solutions for a custom software development company. The company launched a new brand and needed a new identity to go along with the launch. The company has high hopes for the results of the design solutions.

    “They were a joy to work with.” - Founder & CEO, Custom Software Development Company

    Former clients
    Manaknightdigital
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Macclesfield, United Kingdom
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 24

    SEOReq

    SEOReq is a digital agency founded in 2019 with no more than 10 employees. They provide digital strategy, conversion optimization, and SEO solutions from their office in Manchester, England. They work with clients in the industries of advertising and healthcare.

    Notable Project

    SEOReq provided SEO solutions for a local news website. The site needed to improve their organic traffic efforts. SEOReq helped the site reach first page rankings on several keywords.

    “Everything is great.” - Founder, Local News Website

    Former clients
    LinguaLegal
    ManchesterNews.com
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Manchester, United Kingdom
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 25

    Full Sphere

    Full Sphere is a full-service marketing agency founded in 2020 with no more than 10 professionals. They provide conversion optimization, advertising, and digital strategy solutions from their office in Manchester, England. They mainly work with small and mid-market firms.

    Notable Project

    Full Sphere developed a website for an online CBD company. The site replaced the company’s old site which was running too slowly. The new site is now more optimized and has positively impacted the company’s metrics.

    “These guys are experts.” - Marketing Manager, Online CBD Company

    Former clients
    Govins
    The Insurance Octopus
    My Fitted Bedroom
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Manchester, United Kingdom
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
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