Looking for a top ux designer in San Diego?

The importance of user experience grows as each new generation of online users gains purchasing power. Online users expect intuitive and seamless online experiences, and it is important to find the right companies that can make that happen for your site.

To assist you in your search for a partner, we’ve compiled this list of the top user experience (UX) agencies in San Diego. Browse descriptions, feedback, and awards to find which can best suit your company’s needs. If you need more support, tell us about your project, and we'll match you with recommended companies.

List of the Best San Diego UX Designers

  • 1
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Diego CA

    Garofalo UX is a strategy and creative problem-solving consulting agency based in San Diego. The agency, founded in 2016, is the solo enterprise of Frank Garofalo who provides UX/UI design and business consulting services. Garofalo UX serves small and larger-sized companies and institutions in various industries that include business services, education, and IT. 

    Clients
    Microsoft
    Indeed
    ResLife Portal
    Industries
    Notable Project

    An emergency vehicles builder hired Garofalo UX to revamp the front end of their application using Javascript, CSS, and Google AppMaker. Garofalo UX built the wireframes and was involved in design brainstorming, development, and implementation. The application now displays job instructions more quickly and enabled the client to work more efficiently and productively. 

    "They're extremely patient and always share their professional opinion." - Business System Analyst, Emergency Vehicles Builder

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  • 3
    $50,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    San Diego CA

    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.

    Clients
    Eventbrite
    Walmart
    ModCloth
    SurveyMonkey
    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

  • 4
    $75,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Diego CA

    Seamgen is a San Diego, Calif.-based development firm established in 2008. It has a team of about 50 that does mobile app development, web development, UI/UX design, and custom software development. 

    Clients
    Cigna
    Coca-Cola
    Samsung
    Capital One
    Notable Project

    A social media startup developed an alpha-stage app, but it needed a lot of improvements. Seamgen redeveloped the startup's iOS app, improving the backend and streamlining the UI and UX.

    "We already had an application in the app store when Seamgen reached out to us, proposing to make it better. Their framework for doing so was approaching it from a UX perspective, refining and improving the app through an in-house specialist, something I had never tried before. This approach really made our app better." - Founder, Social Media Startup

  • 5
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Encinitas CA

    Movetic is a digital agency that is based in Encinitas, Calif. Founded in 2014, Movetic's team of 10 specializes in branding and UX/UI design. Movetic also offers digital strategy and advertising services to its clients.   

    Clients
    The Hettema Group
    Life on Fire
    Harcourt Auctions
    Notable Project

    Movetic partnered with an experimental design firm in order to work on the organization's digital presence. Using WordPress, the team at Movetic redesigned the organization's previously outdated website and made its layout more aesthetically pleasing.

    "As soon as [the website] launched, we saw an increase in traffic and received a lot of compliments from new and existing clients. The number of new leads is on the rise and our clients are looking to do future phases of work with us." - Marketing Manager, Design Firm 

  • 6
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    San Diego CA

    Based in San Diego, Calif., PINT, Inc. is a full-service development firm. Founded in 1994,  they have about 45 employees that specialize in web development, web design, custom software development, and UX/UI design. The firm mainly works with clients in the healthcare field.  

    Clients
    CooperVision
    Verizon
    Qualcomm
    Central Garden & Pet
    Industries
    Notable Project

    PINT was hired by a healthcare company to develop and redesign their website. The client was very happy with PINT and was particularly appreciative of the dedication displayed by their project manager. 

    "A huge improvement in our work with PINT has been the hiring of our project owner. He is very responsive, helpful in providing clear communication and making sure that our expectations are met." – Senior Manager Digital Marketing, Healthcare Company

  • 7
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Diego CA

    A digital marketing agency based in San Diego, Wolfhound Interactive was founded in 2003. Their team of fewer than 10 offers conversion optimization, PPC, UX/UI design, and digital strategy services. They serve small to midmarket businesses in industries such as e-commerce, advertising and marketing, and business services.

    Clients
    Ford
    Sears
    California Chamber of Commerce
    Tektronix
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Wolfhound Interactive provided conversion optimization services to a pilot course site. The team redesigned landing pages and improved other customer experience aspects. Their efforts resulted in an improvement in conversion and ROI. 

    “Working with Wolfhound was very easy and the ROI was outstanding! Conversions increased at a rate from 50%-70%.” — Business Leader, Pilot Course Site

  • 8
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Diego CA

    Cozy Design, Inc. is a digital design agency based in San Diego. The agency, founded in 2011, has a team of less than ten that provides web design, UX/UI design, content marketing, branding, and SEO services to small and midmarket companies.

    Clients
    SunTrust (LightStream)
    iQuoteXpress
    Scripps Affiliated Medical Groups
    National Funding
    Notable Project

    A marketing company hired Cozy Design, Inc. to help with the development of a brand logo and color palette for their client. Cozy Design, Inc. provided the company with several options which the company narrowed down to show their client. The client was happy with the output of the company as provided by Cozy Design, Inc.

    "We were impressed with the level of detail they provided and their thoughtful design process." - Co-Founder, Marketing Company

  • 9
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Diego CA

    Telepathy is a design agency based in San Diego. Since 2001, their small team of 9 has been specializing in UX/UI design, digital strategy, and web design. 

    Clients
    Pivotal
    Marriott
    Quip
    New Relic
    Notable Project

    A natural water brand hired Telepathy to help them stand out in the competitive field of health. Telepathy created a bold branding strategy, which aided their project launch. 

     

  • 10
    $50,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Diego CA

    Visceral is a digital agency founded in 2006 with offices in San Diego and Berkeley, CA. The agency's team of 11 specializes in web design and development, UX/UI design, and digital strategy. 

    Clients
    The David & Lucile Packard Foundation
    Schmidt Ocean Institute
    Metta Fund
    Save the Children
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Visceral provided a public relations firm with design and development guidance. The agency did a complete overhaul on the firm's website, along with employee training and newsletter design updates. Their work improved functionality and appearance. The client thought the team at Visceral was trustworthy and easy to work with. 

    "Visceral is my preferred partner for all website and graphic design projects for my clients, so selecting them to relaunch my website was a no-brainer."- Principal, Public Relations Firm

  • 11
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Diego CA

    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.

    Clients
    History Channel
    Hyundai
    Sony/Playstation
    Nike
    Industries
    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

  • 12
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Encinitas CA

    Echobind is a mobile app and web development consultancy whose services include code audits, custom training, and digital strategy. Based in Boston, MA with an office in Louisville, KY, this team of 2-10 creates digital products that inspire users and empower businesses.

    Clients
    Ciena
    Guardian Health
    RBM Technologies
    Versapay
    Industries
    Notable Project

    From architecture to features, Echobind rewrote the client’s app for increased speed and UI efficiency. They demonstrated a deep knowledge of different frameworks and coding languages while facilitating a smooth collaboration process.

    “The results exceeded my expectations. We wanted to maintain certain high standards of code and at the same time do a robust amount of testing.” – Engineer Manager, Healthcare Organization

  • 13
    $100,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Diego CA

    Oui Will is a full-service creative agency with locations in San Diego and Paris. The agency was founded in 2013 and has 5 employees who help clients with their digital strategy, web design, branding, web development, UX/UI design, and advertising.

    Clients
    Audi
    Grey Goose
    Luxury Hospitality Group
    Amaio Swim
    Notable Project

    A landscape architecture firm hired Oui Will to redo its outdated website to appropriately reflect the company's values. Oui Will also helped Oui Will with branding in addition to rebuilding its website.

    "I think it’s going to be something we’re proud of and really happy we did. I think we’re definitely satisfied with the whole thing. We’re getting everything we wanted out of this project. We’re very pleased with it." - Principal Architect, Landscape Architecture Firm

  • 14
    $75,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Oceanside CA

    HypeLife is a brand development and precision marketing agency based in San Diego, CA. It focuses mainly on small businesses, with some midmarket and enterprise clients. Established in 2001, HypeLife maintains a small team of fewer than 10 employees.

    Clients
    [adult swim]
    Epitaph Records
    American Greetings
    GoodFetch
    Industries
    Notable Project

    HypeLife works with a board sports company to provide branding and social media marketing services, both of whch are targeted to appeal to millennials. HypeLife built an audience, created a new website, helped with email marketing campaigns, and now serves as the client's brand manager. The team’s efforts yielded a 35% increase in social media followers over the past 12 months.

    “With HypeLife as our brand manager, life has been so much easier.”  - Owner, Board Sport Company 

  • 15
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Diego CA
    Headquartered in San Diego, California and Seminyak, Indonesia, Cabaretti Web Design and Development is a web design company. The small firm was founded in 2009. Their services include web design, web development, conversion optimization, and ux/ui design.
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A security services company hired Cabaretti Web Design and Digital Advertising to re-edit their website to better reflect their core values.

    "After launching the site we received numerous compliments from our clients and new visitors for the site."

  • 16
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Diego CA

    Wired Avenue is a digital agency in San Diego. Founded in 2002, they have fewer than 5 employees that serve clients in a wide variety of industries. Services include web development, mobile app development, and custom software development.

    Clients
    Qualcomm
    GE
    Pepsi
    Delta
    Notable Project

    Wired Avenue has developed multiple mobile applications for a digital marketing agency. Their team handled logo design, wireframes, and quality checks. The solutions are always delivered within the initial project scope and have exceeded expectations.

    “They are excellent with following through and have good attention to detail.” – President, Digital Marketing Agency

  • 17
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Diego CA

    WebcentrIQ is a software development company in San Diego. Founded in 2017, they have about 10 employees that serve mostly midmarket and small-business clients in the healthcare, financial, and IT industries. Services include custom software development, mobile app development, and UI/UX design.

    Clients
    Campaign Monitor
    PM Design Group
    Insight Investment
    Stripe
    Industries
    Notable Project

    WebcentrIQ created a web platform to connect marine professionals with potential customers. Their team built the website using wireframes and focusing on UI/UX design. The platform has received positive feedback.

    “One of the key strengths of their team is how well they communicate.” – CEO, Luxury Boating Company

  • 18
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Diego CA

    BL3NDlabs is a software and strategy design firm based in San Diego. They were founded in 2015, and have a team of 13 employees. They specialize in custom software development, mobile app development, and product design.

    Clients
    Fulcrum
    OnePitch
    Agentology
    SDGE
    Notable Project

    BL3NDlabs did UX design and development for a beauty eCommerce company. They used preliminary designs and user profiles generated by the client to design a new UX for the client’s web and mobile apps and then implement it. The client was very happy with the new design and reported that they had had 20% organic growth per month since it launched.

    “BL3NDlabs knew exactly how to give us what we needed, and we have an attractive, functional app.” – Founder, Beauty Ecommerce Company
     

  • 19
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Vista CA

    The Smyth Group is a digital agency founded in San Diego in 2005. Their team of more than 10 specializes in UX/UI design, custom software development, and web development solutions for mid-market and enterprise-level clients.

    Clients
    UviaUs
    Industries
    Notable Project

    The Smyth Group developed a mobile app for a B2B marketing agency. The app was to function as a sales enablement tool. The project was successful, but the agency’s client decided to shift the direction of the project afterwards.

    “Awesome! Great communication throughout the process, with easy collaboration and guidance along the way.” - Founder & CEO, B2B Marketing Agency

  • 20
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    Carlsbad CA

    S13 Design is a full-service web design agency founded in 2011 in Carlsbad, Calif. With a compact team of about 5 employees, they offer small businesses web development, web design, and UI/UX design services. Other secondary services include graphic design and branding.

    Clients
    Green Space Labs
    BarMD
    gomacro
    Notable Project

    S13 Design handled content marketing for a cannabis company. Their work included building a content library with interactive elements, infographics, gifs, and more. The client was pleased with the results and praised their attention to detail, creativity, and efficiency.

    "Our brand's look and content are specific and unique and can be difficult to master, but S13 nailed it on the first go." – Creative Director, Cannabis Company

  • 21
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Diego CA

    Wise Digital Partners is a San Diego, California-based SEO agency. The agency provides search engine optimization, pay per click, web design, ux/ui design, and more and is small.The agency was founded in 2016.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Wise Digital Partners provides ongoing digital marketing services for a mortgage brokerage. This involves re-branding, website building, and executing digital marketing campaigns.

    "Their ability to over-deliver the outcome I was promised is the most impressive thing about them."

  • 22
    Undisclosed
    50 - 249 Employees
    San Diego CA

    BVA is a commerce agency based in San Diego and founded in 2013. With over 50 employees, they specialize in digital strategy, UX/UI design, and e-commerce development solutions for clients ranging from small startups to large businesses.

    Clients
    Rebecca Minkoff
    UNTUCKit
    Chubbies
    Industries
    Notable Project

    BVA developed an e-commerce platform for an automotive audio solutions company. The company hired BVA to improve their web platform, which was not well-optimized. The company was not satisfied with BVA’s work.

    “They hit virtually no deadlines throughout the entire project.” - Project Manager, Automotive Audio Solutions Company

  • 23
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Diego CA

    Lazzo is a web design agency. Founded in 2019, the small company is in Monterrey, Mexico. Their team focuses on web design, ux/ui design, e-commerce development, and business consulting.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    A retail store hired Lazzo to provide wen design services. After analyzing the client's needs, they built a Shopify platform with a blog, email, and chatbot features, among others.

    "They’re friendly people."

  • 24
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Diego CA

    Barefoot Solutions is a mobile app development company located in San Diego, CA. Barefoot Solutions was founded in 1998 and now employs a team of 15 that provides web design, custom software development, mobile app development, and UX/UI design.

    Clients
    Samsung
    Cisco
    iRhythm
    Avalara
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A culinary apparel company wanted to provide an interactive customer-facing platform to give customers a better indication of what they're buying. Barefoot Solutions created a mobile app that lets customers visualize various styles and combinations of apparel for their food service staff.

     

  • 25
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Vista CA
    NewRocket, Inc. Is a small user experience design agency. They provide ux/ui design and branding and were founded in 2016. The agency is located in Vista, California.
  • 26
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Carlsbad CA

    ROXO is a marketing and advertising agency located in San Diego. Founded in 2017, ROXO's team of fewer than 10 employees specialize in web design, web development, and e-commerce development.

    Clients
    Yahoo
    Road Runner Sports
    Welk Resorts
    Industries
  • 27
    $50,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Diego CA
    Konrad+King, an UX design agency and product design company, was founded in 2011. They are based in San Diego, California and have a small team. Their services include ux/ui design and product design.
    Industries
  • 28
    $75,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Diego CA
    Webuild, a product design company, was launched in 2015. The small San Diego, California-based team offers product design, ux/ui design, and web design.
  • 29
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    El Cajon CA
    619 Creative is a small UX company in El Cajon, California. They provide ux/ui design, web design, and search engine optimization and were launched in 2015.
  • 30
    $25,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Diego CA
    Tapcrew LLC is a San Diego, California-based app development firm. They focus on mobile app development, ux/ui design, and web development and were established in 2010.
    Industries
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