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Top 40 User Research Agencies in Seattle

February 2023

Looking for a top user research agency in Seattle?

Look for user experience agencies that specialize in user research. User research is the data collection process that lays the foundation for exceptional user experiences. 

List of the Best Seattle User Research Companies

  • 1
    • Scheduling

      4.7
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.2
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $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
    • CenturyLink
    • F5

    Industries

    Notable Project

    UpTop redesigned the website for a mattress retailer after a disastrous replatforming campaign. The goal was to make the website highly competitive and improve conversation rates.

    "We can go to them with any problem or task we have, and they're always willing to figure out a way to solve it or get it done."

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  • 2
    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      5.0
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $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 provides cloud infrastructure technical support for a cloud platform. They mainly focus on DevOps consulting, cloud migration automation, and continuous integration and delivery.

    “One of the things that we like the most about them is the technical expertise.”

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  • 4
    • $10,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Seattle, WA

    Black Antelope is a digital creative industry headquartered in Seattle. It was founded in 2009 and has expanded to additional locations in Sacremento, Calif. and London. Black Antelope has about 3 employees that serve a range of enterprise and small- to mid-sized businesses. Services include custom software development, web development, and web design. 

    Clients

    • UC Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
    • UCSF (San Francisco, CA)
    • Monterey Bay Aquarium (Monterey, CA)
    • Fujitsu Laboratories Of America (Sunnyvale, CA)

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Black Antelope provided development resources to update an existing website for a large research university. The old site was modernized, redesigned, and migrated onto the latest version of Drupal.

    "Black Antelope was able to produce anything we asked for."

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  • 5
    • $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

    • Insurance Lounge
    • Brown Bear Car Wash
    • Geek Girl Careers
    • World Perspectives

    Industries

    Notable Project

    A medical device firm had an outdated site, and they hired Flower Press Creative Studio, LLC to create their WordPress site. The site featured the company's description, contact form, and downloadable brochure.

    "Their efficiency was their strong point."

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  • 6
    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      4.7
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $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
    • Brinks Home Security
    • Spotify
    • Nest

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Rainfall designed the UX/UI for a SaaS platform geared toward the automotive industry. Other deliverables included a logo design, email templates, and assorted other marketing materials.

    "Rainfall understands the importance of having design uniformity across all libraries and corporate elements."

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  • 7
    • $1,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Seattle, WA

    Verbsz Marketing is a small SEO services firm. Established in 2017, the team provides search engine optimization, digital strategy, social media marketing, content marketing, and more. The agency is in Herndon, Virginia.

    Clients

    • IDEAKOKO
    • Ticket Here
    • Gymsportz
    • We Junk It

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Verbsz Marketing is handling a technology company's SEO efforts. They're also tasked with managing the client's Google Ads account, creating targeted ads, and optimizing their site.

    "I’m impressed with their efficiency."

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  • 8
    • $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
    • BMC Software
    • Lenovo
    • Evergreen Healthcare

    Industries

    Notable Project

    A home automator hired RocketDog Communications to create graphic design work. They created a series of banner ads, print magazine ads, and handout pieces to create a cohesive look for their brand image.

    "We are satisfied with the work done thus far."

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  • 9
    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      5.0
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $10,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • Seattle, WA
    Conversion optimization company GrowthHit was established in 2016. Their small team is located in Seattle, Washington. GrowthHit focuses on conversion optimization, social media marketing, ux/ui design, digital strategy, and more.

    Industries

    Notable Project

    GrowthHit provides CRO, email funnels, and paid ads support for an online mindfulness platform. Their goal is to increase conversion rates by 30%.

    "Their people are very nice and they have quality processes to ensure that nothing gets missed."

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  • 10
    • Scheduling

      4.8
    • Quality

      4.8
    • Cost

      4.3
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $100,000+
    • 250 - 999 employees
    • Seattle, WA

    Founded in 2014, PYCOGroup is a development firm. Their team of around 370 employees is based in Brussels, with an additional office around the globe. They focus on custom software, web, and mobile app development.

    Clients

    • Microsoft
    • American Express
    • Volkswagen
    • Coach

    Industries

    Notable Project

    PYCOGroup designed and developed a government-funded mobile app to promote travel. While the internal team focused on the database and API, PYCOGroup focused on everything else, including delivery.

    "The workflow was very fluid, efficient, and professional on PYCOGroup's side."

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  • 11
    • $1,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Seattle, WA
    ALMAX DESIGN AGENCY LLC is a web development company. They specialize in web development, mobile app development, web design, and ux/ui design and were established in 2019. The firm is headquartered in.

    Industries

    Notable Project

    ALMAX Design Agency provided development and design services for a subscription analytics company. They did several projects with the firm and used tools like Figma and Adobe XD to deliver designs. 

    “They had great communication — the team quickly understood our goals and suggested some unique design features.”

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  • 12
    • $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

    Helpful Human provides custom software development services for an aerospace consulting services company. They are helping the client develop an advanced production scheduling software.

    "They are highly dynamic and have a great level of technical knowledge to support our requirements."

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  • 13
    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      4.5
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $25,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Seattle, WA

    Gigantic is a web design agency founded in 2020. The agency specializes in web design, ux/ui design, web development, branding, and more and has a small team.

    Notable Project

    An advertising agency was looking to rebrand their image and online presence, so they engaged with Gigantic to provide them with web development, SEO management, and marketing campaigns and strategies.

    "They delivered above and beyond what we were expecting."

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  • 14
    • Scheduling

      4.0
    • Quality

      3.0
    • Cost

      2.5
    • NPS

      2.0
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    • $5,000+
    • 250 - 999 employees
    • Seattle, WA

    SMITH is an e-commerce development company. The midsize Seattle, Washington-based agency was established in 1996. Their services include e-commerce development, ux/ui design, web design, branding, and more.

    Industries

    Notable Project

    SMITH began an SAP Commerce implementation and provided staff augmentation services to a direct sales company. The client requested an agile programming methodology that SMITH did not follow.

    “Once challenges arose and we decreased their scope of work, they became disengaged.“

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  • 15
    • Scheduling

      4.9
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      5.0
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $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 recreated a legacy website with the aim of improving its functionality and visual appeal. This involved creating new features for the platform.

    "The Designify team took my poorly designed website and turn it into a modern and attractive expression of my company."

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  • 16
    • $50,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • Seattle, WA
    Wunderman Thompson Mobile is a midsize UX design agency. Located in Denver, Colorado; Atlanta, Georgia; Seattle, Washington and New York, New York, the firm was established in 2008. Their services include ux/ui design, mobile app development, application management & support, AR/VR development, and more.

    Industries

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  • 17
    • Undisclosed
    • 250 - 999 employees
    • Bellevue, WA
    Founded in 1996, Launch Consulting is a midsize IT strategy consulting company. Their team offers IT strategy consulting, ux/ui design, BI & big data consulting & SI, CRM consulting and SI, and more. The company is located in Bellevue, Washington.

    Industries

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  • 18
    • $10,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Seattle, WA
    Established in 2005, Palador is a custom software development firm. Based in Seattle, Washington and Yogyakarta, Indonesia, their small team offers custom software development, enterprise app modernization, ux/ui design, web development, and more.

    Industries

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  • 19
    • $100,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Seattle, WA

    Flatirons Development is a UX/UI product design and software development consultancy, founded in 2018. They employ seven staff in their office in Boulder, Colo., where they focus primarily on product management and strategy, UI and UX design, web development, and native mobile app development. They work with a range of small, midmarket and global companies.

    Clients

    • Abbott
    • Osmosis
    • Zeta
    • Nomad Health

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Flatirons Development has been hired to create an MVP for a SaaS startup. They've put together a Jira roadmap and are working in two-week sprints.

    "I can tell that they care about the quality of our product."

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  • 20
    • Undisclosed
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Seattle, WA
    Artefact is a Seattle, Washington-based business consulting company. The small team focuses on business consulting, ux/ui design, and product design and was launched in 2006.

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  • 21
    • Scheduling

      4.9
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      5.0
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $10,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Seattle, WA

    Tragic Media is a development shop located in San Diego. With a team of five employees, Tragic Media offers custom software, web, and e-commerce development, as well as a handful of other complementary services, including web design, UX/UI design, digital strategy, and cloud consulting. They were established in 2009 and mostly work with mid-market and small business clients.

    Clients

    • Free Fashion Internships
    • My Italian Family
    • Cocina Verify

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Tragic Media built a visually-attractive website for creating a strong online presence for the practice. It’s a 10-page site with several call-to-action buttons, schedule integration, and a blog.

    "They went the extra mile every step of the way."

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  • 22
    • $5,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Seattle, WA
    Lake & Pine is a user experience design company founded in 2022. The company provides ux/ui design, web design, product design, logo, and more and has a small team. The company is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota and Seattle, Washington.
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    • $5,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Bothell, WA
    BitAce Technologies Pvt. Ltd. Is a SEO services firm. Their small team is located in Jaipur, India; Bothell, Washington and Basingstoke, United Kingdom. Their services include search engine optimization, social media marketing, ux/ui design, graphic design, and more. The firm was established in 2011.

    Industries

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  • 24
    • $1,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Bellevue, WA
    Omnia Digital Media is a Bellevue, Washington-based web design agency. Launched in 2018, the small team offers web design, IT managed services, ux/ui design, digital strategy, and more.

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  • 25
    • $25,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Bellevue, WA
    Based in Bellevue, Washington, Komaya is a small digital strategy company. Founded in 2015, the team provides digital strategy, web design, ux/ui design, graphic design, and more.
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  • 26
    • $5,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Redmond, WA
    Night Fox is a SEO services firm. The small Seattle, Washington-based agency was established in 2003. Their services include search engine optimization, ux/ui design, and web design.

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  • 27
    • $1,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Seattle, WA

    SeaMonster Studios is a website development firm. The small Seattle, Washington-based company was founded in 2007. Their team specializes in web development, ux/ui design, e-commerce development, web design, and more.

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  • 28
    • $50,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • Seattle, WA
    Launched in 2009, GenUI is a cloud consulting & SI company. The company offers cloud consulting & SI, mobile app development, web development, ux/ui design, and more and has a midsize team. The company is based in Seattle, Washington.

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  • 29
    • $10,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Seattle, WA
    Software development firm Null Unit is headquartered in Seattle, Washington. Launched in 2017, the small team offers custom software development, ux/ui design, business consulting, enterprise app modernization, and more.

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  • 30
    • $5,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Seattle, WA
    Headquartered in Seattle, Washington, ooze is a web design agency. The company provides web design, ux/ui design, and logo and is small.The company was founded in 2019.

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