Looking for a top ux designer in Seattle?

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 Seattle. 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 Seattle UX Designers

  • 1
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Founded in 2000, UpTop specializes in UI/UX design but also shines in web and mobile app development. Their team of 50+ are passionate about solving complex problems and increasing revenue for their clients.

    Clients
    Amazon
    Microsoft
    Disney
    Boeing
    Industries
    Notable Project

    UpTop recently completed a project for a data services provider. They needed help creating a consumer-facing portal. UpTop developed and designed the entire portal from frontend to backend.

    “They were clear, honest and set expectations fairly. They knew when to push back and ask us to think twice about a request. On the other hand, they were able to take pressure from us since we're still the customer.” – CTO, Data Services Provider

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  • 3
    Undisclosed
    250 - 999 Employees
    Seattle WA

    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. 

    Clients
    Capital One
    Samsung
    7-Eleven
    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 
     

  • 4
    Undisclosed
    50 - 249 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Smashing Ideas is a mobile app development company that offers an array of services such as UI/UX design, web design, data strategy and analytics, and quality assurance and testing. Since its founding in 1996, Smashing Ideas has grown to over 50 employees who are passionate, curious, and creative.

    Clients
    Sony
    Microsoft
    Mattel
    General Electric
    Notable Project

    A news outlet commissioned Smashing Ideas to create apps for its weather stations. Smashing Ideas developed both tablet and smartphone apps.

    “When they’re coming up with the ideas, they’re phenomenal ideas, and they’re also reasonable and feasible ideas. That mix of creativity and always knowing what can be executed is where they’re strongest. Their ability to execute on the creative ideas that the team comes up with is what distinguishes them for me.” – Senior Manager, Newspaper Publishing Company

  • 5
    $100,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    Seattle WA

    AMP Agency was founded in Boston in 1995 and has grown to more than 400 employees in Los Angeles, New York, Seattle, and Austin, Texas. AMP Agency serves mainly enterprise clients on web design and development, UI/UX design, SEO, PPC, and social media marketing.

    Clients
    Maybelline
    Patagonia
    Dole
    Nike
    Notable Project

    A medical protective wear company hired AMP Agency to create a media campaign targeted toward a college-aged demographic. The partnership has continued for more than nine years.

    "They’re very good...Things are on time, on budget, and they’re very flexible. We have had to change in the middle of a project or we have had to freeze our spending very often, and they have worked very well with us." – VP of Sales and Marketing, Protective Wear Company

  • 6
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Forum One is a full-service digital design firm that was founded in 1997. The company has more than 100 employees in Alexandria, Va., Washington, D.C., and Seattle. Forum One offers web design, UX/UI design, web development, branding, and other digital services for mainly nonprofits and government agencies.

    Clients
    Smithsonian Institution
    Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
    World Wildlife Fund
    Peace Corps
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A museum was preparing for its opening and only had a simple website. Forum One built a robust Drupal 7 website that incorporated important educational and search features. Forum One continues to maintain the website and incorporates events happening at the museum.

    "We’re pleased with their work, and our audience has responded positively to the functionality, design, and usability ... They’re a very talented group and open to collaboration. We will continue our relationship with them and continue to improve upon it." - Chief Digital Officer, Museum

  • 7
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Elevated Third is a Denver-based Drupal web development agency. Founded in 2005, Elevated Third has a team of about 30 that works with organizations ranging from small nonprofits to large Fortune 500 companies. They also assist with web design, digital strategy, and UI/UX design.

    Clients
    Comcast
    Sprint
    Dish Network
    University of Colorado
    Industries
    Notable Project

    From December 2016 to May 2017, Elevated Third worked with an enterprise software company to update its corporate website. The client needed to scale and better present its work portfolio online. Elevated Third was responsible for strategy, design, and frontend and backend development. The client was impressed with Elevated Third’s helpfulness, even when the challenges extended beyond the project’s original scope.

    “During the launch of our website, we had some unforeseen complications with our web server. Elevated Third stepped in, even when they weren’t contracted to do so, to solve it.” – Director of Marketing, Enterprise Software Company

  • 8
    $50,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Rainfall is a creative studio and design agency headquartered in Seattle, with an additional office in New York City. Founded in 2016, the company has a team of 4 people who specialize in UX/UI design, branding, and web design. Their clients are mostly small businesses, and they work with some mid-market businesses. The businesses they work with are in industries including the arts, entertainment & music, consumer products & services, and hospitality & leisure industries.

    Clients
    The Metropolitan Museum of Art
    Chase
    Brinks Home Security
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Rainfall design the UX and UI for an aftermarket automotive website. Rainfall developed the frontend design of the client's cloud-based web app. They also designed the client’s logo, emails, and marketing materials. After working with Rainfall, the client saw an increase in customer engagement, and they could work more efficiently. 

    “We saw about a 25–30% increase in customer engagement with our platform and its features once we introduced the new designs. With their help, we were also able to double our development velocity so that we could launch new features more quickly.” — Former Executive, Aftermarket Automotive Website
     

  • 9
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Medina WA

    A full-service digital design and development agency, Flower Press Creative Studio takes on mobile app, web, and custom software development projects. Founded in 2001, the small team of 6 is headquartered in Seattle and also has experience in UI/UX design.

    Clients
    Nike
    Disney
    SurveyMonkey
    Lipton
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A founder of a social meetup company needed help launching the business. Flower Press Creative Studio agreed to help, developing an iOS app and assisting with branding.

    “She was really good at taking my ideas and turning them into something usable. She’s easy to work with, as well as versatile. She has a way of remedying doubts clients might have about their ideas.” – Founder, Social Meetup App

  • 10
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Freelock LLC is a Seattle-based internet and web design firm that was founded in 2002. Freelock LLC's team of 5 employees works mainly with small- and mid-market sized clients but has experience working with large corporations as well. The firm specializes in web and UI/UX design along with e-commerce development. 

    Clients
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
    Bellingham School District
    University of Washington International Training and Education Center
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Freelock LLC partnered with a research firm in order to manage the organization's databases. Using Drupal, the team at Freelock LLC developed a large database for the organization that they continue to maintain and update every month. The client was impressed with Freelock LLC's professionalism and responsiveness throughout the project. 

    "They communicate well, they're on top of things, and I've been extremely pleased with their service. Freelock is one of the best external vendors we've ever worked with." - Project Manager,Research Firm 

  • 11
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Shoreline WA

    VisionSnap is a design and development company based in Seattle, with an additional office in Phoenix, AZ. The team was founded in 1999. VisionSnap specializes in providing UX/UI design, web development, and web design services primarily for small and midmarket businesses.

    Clients
    Rulersmith
    GuerraWilson Group
    Valley National Bank of Arizona
    Midland Real Estate
    Industries
    Notable Project

    VisionSnap worked with this restaurant to build its website and take charge of its digital marketing campaigns. VisionSnap designed and developed the website to be more visually appealing with a high number of photos, ensured that it was optimized for Google searches, and implemented tracking capabilities.

    "The volume of emails, inquiries, and phone calls has doubled in the last couple of years." — Banquet Sales Manager, Restaurant

  • 12
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Fuse IQ is a Seattle-based design and development company. It was founded in 2001 and has 12 employees who specialize in web development and design, UI/UX design, and cloud consulting for small businesses and nonprofits. 

    Clients
    YWCA of Seattle
    American Library Association
    Art Institute of Chicago
    United Nations Development Program
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A software company hired Fuse IQ to update its website and give it a new look and brand. Fuse IQ built the Drupal 7 site's content, architecture, visual design, and functionality. 

    "Overall, people have been very pleased with the new design and the performance of the site. Our customers and dealer communities were impressed with the new site. I would say it was very well received on the whole." - Technical Writer, Software Company

  • 13
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Zazz is a Seattle-based mobile app development company founded in 2011. They have an additional office in San Francisco. Their team of approximately 50 employees serves clients of all sizes and industries. In addition to app development, they also specialize in enterprise app modernization and UX/UI design.

    Clients
    Inclose
    Ideal Smart
    Sparehandz
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Zazz created iOS and Android apps that connect to a Bluetooth-enabled barbecue. Users can switch the product on and off, as well as control its temperature, from their phone. The team delivered a bug-free product and great designs.

    "Besides development, they also did the UX/UI of the app and designed our logo, as well." — Chief Product Officer, Startup

  • 14
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Seattle WA

    States of Matter is a branding and design studio in Seattle. It was founded in 2014 and currently has a team of 4 employees who help clients with branding, web design, UX/UI design, and logo, packaging, and print design.

    Clients
    PlayFab
    La Marzocco
    Unium
    NK Architects
    Notable Project

    A software company was changing its focus from a governmental agency to commercial customers so needed to re-brand itself. States of Matter created a branding strategy for the company that included a new website, new look on all customer-facing materials, and new name. 

    "We ended up with a great product that everyone was satisfied with. It was creative and differentiated...States of Matter is a great choice if you believe that marketing and branding move your business forward." - VP of Marketing, Software Company

  • 15
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Seattle WA

    coolblueweb is an information tech and service firm that was founded in 2009 and based in Seattle. coolblueweb's team of 18 employees specialize in web and e-commerce design, particularly on the Magento and WooCommerce platforms.    

    Clients
    Camano Island Coffee Roasters
    Quixote Design
    Antica Farmacista Funko
    Notable Project

    The team at coolblueweb partnered with a travel pillows company in order to build an HTML site with e-commerce capabilities. The coolblueweb team helped the client design the website and also performed SEO services for the new site. The team continues to perform maintenance on the site. 

    "They were flexible in letting us make changes on the fly." - Principal, Travel Pillows Company 

  • 16
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Helpful Human is a development agency based in Seattle. Since 2013, their team of 15 has been specializing in web design and development, mobile app development, and UX/UI design. They work primarily with small businesses in the information services and business services industries.

    Clients
    Rudy's
    naturewise
    Elm Coffee Roasters
    Holland America Line
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A tech startup hired Helpful Human for their design expertise. They conducted background research, made suggestions for a prototype test, and will assist with future phases. The client prides Helpful Human on being responsive. 

    "Their experience and expertise played a major part and they were thoughtful and insightful." – Owner, Technology Startup 

  • 17
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Ministry of Product is a web development company that was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Seattle. Their team of 3 employees specializes in mobile app development, web development, and UX/UI design. They mostly work with companies in the business services, entertainment, and consumer products industries.

    Clients
    EarthCorps
    CEDAR
    Blue Nile
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Ministry of Product worked for a dog sitter booking service where they designed a mobile app for iOS. They incorporated different functions for the app, including searching and messaging features for users. The design of the app impressed the client.

    "The design work especially has been very top-notch." – Co-Founder/Director or Software Development, Dog Sitter Booking Service

  • 18
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Formulate is a non-traditional branding and communications consultancy founded in 2018 and based out of Seattle. With a compact team of fewer than 5 employees, the company offers mostly design-related services to mid-sized businesses in consumer products, financial, education, healthcare, and IT industries. 

    Clients
    Bastyr University
    Admark
    MintBiology
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Formulate assisted an investment fund client with branding, including building out their online presence through web design as well as creating the entire brand catalog for the company. The client was pleased with their new brand identity which spoke directly to their target market. Other highlights include industry expertise and a seamless understanding of project needs.

    "I was very impressed with everything from the fonts to the linking between pages." – Founder & CEO, Investment Fund

     

  • 19
    $25,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Seattle WA

    A Small Studio is a creative agency located in Seattle. Founded in 2017, they now have about 6 employees who provide branding, web design, and UX/UI design services. 

    Notable Project

    A Small Studio supported production initiatives for a global data center and infrastructure provider. They researched and designed prototypes of concepts to solve business challenges and facilitated user testing. They cost-effectively delivered impressive designs that advanced the client's UI.

    "They understand branding and visuals as well as product design." — Product Leader, Global Data Center & Infrastructure Provider

  • 20
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Seattle WA

    RocketDog Communications is a Seattle-based full-service marketing agency. Founded in 1999, their small team of 2–3 mainly serves enterprise-level clients. The team specializes in interactive web, email campaigns, and package design. They're also proficient in web design, branding, and social media marketing.

    Clients
    Microsoft
    Evergreen Healthcare
    Lenovo
    Industries
    Notable Project

    RocketDog Communications delivered graphic design work for a home automation company. They produced printed designs in the form of banners and handout pieces, and they delineated a coherent look and feel to solidify the client's brand. Their team successfully optimized the company's messaging.

    "We appreciate the personal approach that RocketDog has taken to understand our unique business model." — Marketing Manager, Home Automation Company

  • 21
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Strategies 360 is a public relations and strategic positioning firm headquartered in Seattle, Wash. The firm has 12 satellite offices scattered along the West Coast, as well as one in Washington, D.C. Strategies 360 was founded in 2004 and has around 100 employees. In addition to PR, Strategies 360 offers many other services, including web design, UX/UI design, search engine optimization, and more. The majority of its clients are in government and business services.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    A software development firm hired Strategies 360 to provide high-quality development resources. Strategies 360 worked quickly to supply backend development, touchscreen capabilities, WordPress support, and other web development help. 

    “They’re excellent, well-organized, and very responsive to changes and incoming requests. They hit all their deadlines and we have no complaints about the work they produced. ” - CEO, Software Development Firm

  • 22
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Jackson Fish Market is a design agency founded in 2006 and located in Seattle. Jackson Fish Market's team of about 10 employees specializes in UX/UI design, web development, and web design. The firm also offers branding services to its clients. 

    Clients
    EHarmony
    Vegas.com
    Amazon Kindle
    Barbie
    Industries
  • 23
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Redmond WA

    Designify is a web agency based in Redmond, Wash., and founded in 2017. With no more than 50 members, they specialize in web development, web design, and SEO solutions for small and mid-market businesses in the fields of business services, consumer products, and e-commerce.

    Clients
    Startline
    Chipmonk Consulting
    Center Source Inc
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Designify developed a WordPress website for a fitness company. The company needed a website to help better convert sales for their business. Designify developed a professional-looking platform that the company was satisfied with.

    “They understood all of the issues with the site without me having to tell them.” - CEO, Fitness Company

     

  • 24
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    Seattle WA

    SB Develops is a development agency based in Seattle with no more than 10 experts. They specialize in web development, mobile app development, and UX/UI design solutions for clients that work in the industries of consumer products, IT services, and more.

    Clients
    Cuddle Lock
    Industries
    Notable Project

    SB Develops developed a custom software solution for a stroller renting platform. The platform was to allow users to rent strollers across various devices. SB Develops finished the project earlier than scheduled.

    “The project management was great. They always met their deadlines and we never had anything unexpected occur.” - CEO & Founder, Stroller Renting Platform

  • 25
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Seattle WA
    Filter, an UX company, was founded in 1991. They are located in Seattle, Washington; Portland, Oregon and San Francisco, California and have a midsize team. Their services include ux/ui design.
  • 26
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Seattle WA
    Located in Seattle, Washington, Dogfish Software is a small app development firm. The team offers mobile app development, ux/ui design, digital strategy, wearable app development, and more.
  • 28
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Seattle WA
    Moby is an user experience agency. They are headquartered in Seattle, Washington and have a small team. Their services include ux/ui design, mobile app development, product design, web development, and more.
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    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Garrigan Lyman Group is a Seattle-based digital agency that was founded in 1993. With a team of 95 employees, Garrigan Lyman Group provides branding, web design, web development, and content marketing services. The firm prioritizes digital delivery and audience engagement when partnering with clients on new projects.

    Clients
    T-Mobile
    Microsoft
    Babolat
    Toyo Tires
  • 30
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Kirkland WA
    User experience agency SmarTek21 was founded in 2006. The midsize Kirkland, Washington-based team specializes in ux/ui design, BI & big data consulting & SI, ECM consulting and SI, IT managed services, and more.
    Industries
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