list of top wordpress developers in chicago

The List of Top WordPress Development Agencies in Chicago

Does your business need a wordpress developer in chicago?

WordPress is the perfect platform for a variety of websites such as blogging, eCommerce, and portfolios. Overall, WordPress is a versatile content management system.   Below we compiled a guide of the top WordPress development agencies that can meet your company’s needs and more.   Take a look through the customer feedback, notable projects, and previous clients of these superior agencies to determine which company is the best fit for you.  

  • Bright Bright Great

    Headquartered in Chicago, Bright Bright Great is a strategic interactive agency that combines cutting-edge design with technology. Founded in 2007, they've grown to a team of nearly 15 that has expertise in branding, web design, UX/UI design, and social and email marketing, as well as mobile app and web development.

    Notable Project

    An online learning and e-commerce startup reached out to Bright Bright Great to design its e-commerce site. They have since completed numerous other projects together: branding, social media marketing, and graphic design.

    "We went from nothing to something. The strongest comment I have about their work is that the bar for design quality is very high. It's been very helpful to us, going from being completely unknown to an emerging brand and a website that exceeds our very high design-quality bar." – CEO, Startup

    Former Clients
    Nike
    Lucasfilms
    Crayola
    McDonalds
    Orbitz
    Cards Against Humanity
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Chicago , IL
    Awards

    2014 Gold Davey Award, 2014 Gold W3 Awards, Communicator Awards: 2014 Award of Excellence

  • BuildThis

    BuildThis is a website design and support company based in Chicago. Founded in 2012, the team of 15 specializes in web design & development, custom software development, and UX/UI design.

     

    Notable Project

    BuildThis worked on MVP development for a logistics platform. They created an MVP platform, developing it from end-to-end. They added key functionalities including schedule tables, search options, and UX/UI. The client appreciated the expertise they brought to the project.

    “They have several impressive traits. To name a few, they have great leadership, deliverables, execution, timetables, and give a good overall experience."– Project Manager, Logistics Platform 

    Former Clients
    Sunkist Snacks
    Trail Chips
    Wheaton Pediatrics
    Live Love Pop
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Chicago , IL
  • Comrade Web Agency

    Comrade Web is a Chicago-based full service digital marketing agency with a staff of 20. Since 2007, Comrade Web Agency has assisted clients with SEO, web design, and e-commerce development.

    Notable Project

    A translation company hired Comrade Web Agency to develop a new website and provide SEO and content marketing support. The translation company's goal was to win new business by refreshing their website and improving their search result ranking. The client appreciated that Comrade Web Agency was both affordable and proactive throughout the project.

    "They’re also friendly and have good project management skills, and after working with them on this project. I worked with them on a few other projects. I referred [Comrade Web Agency] to other people because they’re reliable." – Co-Founder, Translation Company 

    Former Clients
    AARP
    Levinson Law Group
    Blackhawk Supply
    Zen Supplies
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Chicago , IL
    Awards

    10 Best Design: Leading SEO Web Design Companies

  • cre8

    cre8 is a CMS and web development company founded in 2001. Based in Chicago, they have a team of over 3 employees. They specialize in web development, web design, and UX/UI design. 

    Notable Project

    cre8 helped an advisory brokerage financial firm by developing tools to enhance the registration experience of users on their website. The team now works in an ongoing maintenance capacity and the feedback on the tools has been very positive. 

    "On some of the specific tools that they’ve implemented, I have specific feedback and it has all been positive. Our test users have been really pleased with the functionality and design of their work." – Principle, Financial Services Firm

    Former Clients
    AIA Chicago
    IASG
    Nadex
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 10 Employees
    place Chicago , IL
  • Doejo

    Doejo is a development company based in Chicago, IL. Their team of about 20 employees is expert in web, mobile app, and software development with additional experience in web and user experience design and video production. They've used this diverse skill set to help enterprise and mid-market businesses since 2007.

    Notable Project

    Doejo developed an e-commerce website for a real estate platform. The client had the vision and hired Doejo to execute on it. The development work included standard e-commerce features such as searching for items, favoriting them, adding them to a shopping cart, and checking out, along with more customized features such as sorting real estate agents by the properties they manage.

    "They're creative. They’re an agency so they can handle a lot of different things that we throw at them."-  CEO, Real Estate Platform

    Former Clients
    AJ Capital Partners
    Local Food Grocers
    Reverb
    New York Jewelers
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Chicago , IL
    Awards

    Moxie Awards: Best Digital Agency (2012)

  • Dom & Tom

    Dom & Tom was founded in 2009 and has offices around the U.S. in New York, Chicago, and Los Angeles. They are an end-to-end digital product development agency that focuses on emerging technologies. Their team of 100+ created over 120 native mobile apps and worked on 400+ web projects. They specialize in research and planning, UX strategy and design, engineering, QA (quality assurance), and deployment.

    Notable Project

    Dom & Tom worked with a digital agency for a website redesign. Dom & Tom designed and tested code for requested features for the site. The agency felt that the Dom & Tom team was responsive and displayed impressive attention to detail. 

    “Their staff was incredibly helpful. They follow up and they’re very attentive. They worked relentlessly to help us complete this project on time and within budget, which was phenomenal.” – Project Manager, Digital Agency

    Former Clients
    McDonald’s
    CNN
    Priceline.com
    Hearst
    Fitch Ratings
    Tyson
    University of Oklahoma.
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place Chicago , IL
    Awards

    2017 Do Good. Be Good. Award; Davey Award 

  • Fresh Design Studio

    Fresh Design Studio is based in Chicago and was founded in 2009. The digital agency and its team of 14 are experts in web design and development, SEO, e-commerce development, and PPC. Fresh Design Studio works in various industries such as real estate, financial services, and consumer products. 

    Notable Project

    Fresh Design Studio redesigned a website and helped create a brand identity for a men's lifestyle brand. The digital branding was done through social media. The work has received positive feedback and the client prides Fresh Design Studio on their open communication.

    "We had a different design direction in the beginning but switched halfway through. Even with such an abrupt change, Fresh Design was still able to deliver within the timeline. I don’t know if anyone else could’ve done it that quickly."- Creative Director, Men's Lifestyle Brand

    Former Clients
    Hyatt Place Hotel
    The University of Illinois
    Floating World Gallery
    Nerd Coach
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Chicago , IL
    Awards

    Chicago Innovation Awards, Awwwards Nominee, CSS Design Award

  • Gulo

    Gulo is a digital agency based in Chicago. Founded in 2003, the team of 12 specializes in digital strategy, web design & UX, web development, analytics and conversion rate optimization. They work primarily with midmarket-level clients, focusing on advertising and marketing, business services, and arts, entertainment, and music.

     

    Notable Project

    Gulo worked on web development for a trade association. They designed and built a web-based member services platform on WordPress, including custom features and PayPal. The client was impressed with their ability to deliver. 

    “Gulo came along at the right time and delivered on everything they promised.” – Director of Operations, Trade Association

    Former Clients
    up4 Probiotics
    Dunbar Armored
    CME Group
    Side-Out Foundation
    Braintree Payments
    PEW Charitable Trusts
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Chicago , IL
  • Indigo Image

    Indigo Image is a web and graphic design company founded in 2009. Their team of less than 10 employees is based in Arlington Heights, Ill. They offer services in web design, web development and SEO.

    Notable Project

    A management consulting firm hired Indigo Image to modernize their website. Indigo Image designed the website to educate potential customers about the client’s business. The website also included a blog and a mechanism for contacting customers. The client is pleased with the final product.

    Former Clients
    Bear Essentials
    Lincolnshire Academy of Dance
    Atlas Restoration Specialists
    Creative in Chicago
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 10 Employees
    place Arlington Heights , IL
  • LaunchPad Lab

    LaunchPad Lab is a web development firm based in Chicago. Founded in 2012, LaunchPad Lab’s team of 17 provides web development and design, mobile app development, and UX/UI design services.

    Notable Project

    LaunchPad Lab worked with a nonprofit to build a new website to reflect their recent rebranding campaign. The team created a Locomotive CMS from scratch and developed the website to consistently track its internal operations. The client experienced a 225% increase in usage after the first couple of months.

    "They give us great advice. They have a lot of ideas on social media and how to track our numbers." – Director of Marketing, Nonprofit

    Former Clients
    Whirlpool
    Kubo Health
    Breadcrumb
    Chicago Line Cruises
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Chicago , IL
  • Mabbly

    Mabbly is a full-service integrated marketing and advertising agency headquartered in Chicago. Founded in 2013, the agency is comprised of fewer than 50 employees and specializes in web design, web development, branding, SEO, digital strategy, and content marketing.

    Notable Project

    Mabbly developed a modern, user-friendly website for a non-profit organization that captured the essence of its brand. They produced a video for the new site and archived thousands of pages they didn't compromise the client's SEO presence. The organization received significant positive feedback on its new website from users. 

    "Mabbly has a very consultative and entrepreneurial approach. It is looking to truly grow with companies and grow the brand or project it is working on." – Co-Founder, Nonprofit 

    Former Clients
    ScrapeGo
    Commercial Lending X
    Azteca Foods
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Chicago , IL
  • Mightybytes

    Mightybytes is a full service creative firm located in Chicago, Ill. With about 10 employees, Mightybytes supports clients by providing UX/UI design, web development, and SEO services. Mightybytes is also a Certified B Corporation, which was very important to the nonprofit client.

    Notable Project

    Mightybytes built a website for a nonprofit with the goal of educating a local audience about sustainability issues. Once the website was complete, the nonprofit invested in a second phase of development.

    "They are truly one of the best project-managed firms I’ve ever worked with. They are extremely efficient. I would recommend them to anyone looking for a Web development firm." - Director of College Partnerships, Nonprofit

    Former Clients
    DePaul University
    Allstate
    Chicago Community Trust
    YMCA
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Chicago , IL
    Awards

    Top Agency: Top SEO Agencies in Chicago (2017); Web Design Rankings: Ten Best Chicago Web Design Companies (2018)

  • Millennial Web Development

    Millennial Web Development is a Chicago-based web design and development company with a team of under 5. Since 2014, they've primarily specialized in web development and web design services.

    Notable Project

    Millennial Web Development assisted on a series of web development projects for a marketing firm. One of the projects involved using the client's designs to build a website for a third-party customer. The team worked with HTML, PHP, WordPress, and CMS. They set up a payment gateway in the customer's QuickBook system, created the invoices, and marked them paid.

    "They think through everything, delivering a high-quality product. Our clients are happy with the look and feel of the websites." — Director of Communications, Marketing Firm

    Former Clients
    Limebike
    Newswire
    Spokeo
    Chicago Sun-Times
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 10 Employees
    place Chicago , IL
  • Nelson Cash

    Nelson Cash is a digital agency with offices in Chicago and Portland, Ore. Since the agency's founding in 2011, their 20-person team has worked with a variety of clients in different industries, including entertainment, IT, and financial services. The agency specializes in web design and development, digital strategy, and branding.

    Notable Project

    Nelson Cash provided various web development and design services for an author to drive his brand awareness. They also ran social media accounts and provided some graphic design work. The client believes that Nelson Cash's social media efforts will help him stand out from the competition.

    "When you do a deal with Nelson Cash, you’re dealing directly with the principals, and they are never more than an arm’s length away from you and your work."- Author 

    Former Clients
    Quora
    Google
    Kitchen Aid
    Trunk Club
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Portland , OR
    Awards

    Awwwards: Honorable Mention (2017, 2018)

  • Nipa Pro

    Nipa Pro is located in Chicago. Since 2008, the freelancer has been specializing in web design and development, SEO, IT managed services and UX/UI design. Nipa Pro partners with clients from many industries.   

    Notable Project

    Nipa Pro designed a website for a food safety auditor. In addition, they contributed support for digital marketing. The work led to an increase of users coming to the website. 

    "The website has a great layout that enables you to scroll through it quickly. It’s simple, and I don’t have any issues with it. Also, the promotions that Nipa Pro produced brought in web traffic." –President, Food Safety

    Former Clients
    Woden Dermatology
    YouthIt
    Wedding Studio
    International Dance Embassy
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    groupFreelancer Employees
    place Chicago , IL
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  • Orbit Media Studios

    Located in Chicago, IL, Orbit Media Studios has been creating thousands of web design projects since 2001. With 35+ on the team, the agency works with various clients on their web design, development and e-commerce needs.

    Notable Project

    Orbit Media Studios upgraded a website and e-commerce platform for a travel company. Before completing the work, Orbit did research and analysis to make sure the website was updated perfectly and on brand for the industry. The website was a success; traffic on the site tripled. 

    "We decided on Orbit because of their solid reputation and their sincere desire to help turn us into the website and e-commerce solution we wanted to be."- Founder/ Owner of Travel Company

    Former Clients
    Lincoln Park Zoo
    Vienna Beef
    Metropolis Coffee Company
    Sanford Winery
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Chicago , IL
    Awards

    Inc. 5000, 2017 Golden Trumpet Award, 2017 Communicator Award

  • Palantir.net

    Palantir.net is a full-service web agency based in Chicago, IL. Founded in 1996, the team of about 40 employees specializes in providing web development and design, digital strategy, and UX/UI design services, primarily for mid-market businesses in the education an nonprofit industry.

    Notable Project

    Palantir.net worked with a nonprofit health system to gather user research and assist with web design. The team transitioned the client to a Sitecore responsive platform, which led to great results. Their physician profile views increased 158% following the partnership with Palantir.net

    “We appreciated their ability to navigate our internal teams. We’re a large complex organization with a lot of stakeholders. As such, they need to interact with a lot of different groups throughout the organization … They overcame that challenge with great success.” —System Director, Health System

    Former Clients
    The Commonwealth of Massachusetts
    Stanford Environmental Health & Safety
    Starwood Retail Partners
    GenomeWeb
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Evanston , IL
  • Raizlabs

    Based in Boston, Mass., Raizlabs is a software company that develops apps for businesses, primarily the consumer products companies the enterprise and midmarket spaces. The team of 50+ employees specializes in app development, web development, and UX/UI design. 

    Notable Project

    An amusement park hired Raizlabs to create a mobile app for both Android and iOS. Raizlabs completed the app on schedule and met all of the amusement park’s requirements. The park plans to work with Raizlabs again if any new features or maintenance are needed.

    “Raizlabs has the expertise and can provide the timely guidance that a company truly needs to have as they start building an app. They know where all the pitfalls are as you go through the process.” – Director of Digital Innovation, Amusement Park

    Former Clients
    AAA
    HP
    L.L. Bean
    Macy’s
    Rue La La
    Virgin
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place Boston , MA
    Awards

    Boston Business Journal: Fast 50 Award (2013-2015); Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Company (2014, 2015); W3 Award Winner (2013); BBJ Innovation: All-Star for Mobile Applications (2013); MITX Innovation Award (2012); Time Magazine Top App of 2009: Runkeeper

  • Realnets

    Realnets is an IT services firm, established in 1998 in Park Ridge, Ill. Their team of 14 employees specializes in web development, IT managed services, IT strategy consulting, and cloud consulting and SI. They primarily serve small and midmarket businesses in the financial, manufacturing, and consumer products industries.

    Notable Project

    A display media startup hired Realnets to integrate multiple front-end and back-end databases into a single system. Using HTML5, SQL, Java, JavaScript, and other technologies, Realnets developed ways to secure the system’s databases and move visitors through the site. The client is pleased with their high-quality work.

    “This was a project we didn't know how to approach. We thought we had a great idea, and they came onboard, and we've had tremendous success as a result of the product we have collaboratively put together.” – CTO, Display Media Startup  

    Former Clients
    The Great Escape
    Heritage Enterprises
    South Central Bank
    Lifeline Ambulance
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place PARK RIDGE , IL
    Awards

    Google Partner

  • Simpalm

    With offices in Chicago and Washington D.C., Simpalm is a leader in the mobile app market. They’ve designed over 200 apps and also work in web development and UX/UI design. The team of 30+ designers creates products for a variety of industries, including financial and business services, consumers, education, health, and retail. They work with companies of all sizes.

    Notable Project

    A medical software company hired Simpalm to create a bilingual pregnancy app. The team created an app that could be used in both English and Spanish. They worked through the project from inception to completion.

    “I had a weekly telephone call with the regional rep who I worked with the most. They set up a specific place where I could list the changes I wanted on the app, and I got an email when each task was completed.” – Founder, Medical Software Company

    Former Clients
    Taptin
    Forte Payment System
    AudiobookNow
    Ghost Post
    Mezy App
    Audio Chef
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place North Bethesda , MD
    Awards

    Top Mobile App Developer 2015

  • Surprise Highway

    Surprise Highway is a web development studio in Chicago. Founded in 2007, Surprise Highway provides e-commerce development, web development, conversion optimization, and SEO services. Clients are mostly midmarket businesses in the advertising, retail, and business services sectors. They have at least 10 employees. 

    Notable Project

    Surprise Highway developed a toy trade association's existing web application. Surprise Highway implemented the web application on an SQL server.

    "I’m happy with the work they’ve produced and it has met my expectations." — SVP of Technical Affairs, Toy Trade Association

    Former Clients
    Royal Caribbean
    Sun Nuclear
    Kalamazoo Gourmet
    Emtec
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Chicago , IL
  • VisualFizz

    Founded in 2016, Chicago-based VisualFizz is a small team of 9. The full-service digital marketing agency helps clients with content marketing, SEO, web design and development, PPC, social media marketing, digital and marketing strategy, and branding.

    Notable Project

    The founder of a social networking service for executives wanted the company to have a compelling brand along with its compelling product. VisualFizz created a brand structure and helped guide the company through the process. 

    "Their responsiveness, attentiveness, and great sense of creativity are very impressive...Regarding the experience I had with them, there’s nothing to improve." - Founder, Social Network for Executives

    Former Clients
    ExecTable
    Chicago Food Festival
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 10 Employees
    place Chicago , IL
  • Wojo Design

    Wojo Design is a full-service digital agency based in Chicago with 3 employees. Since their start in 2004, they have provided web design and development, e-commerce development, SEO, and digital strategy services for mainly small businesses.

    Notable Project

    A home inspections company hired Wojo Design to create a website and handle its digital marketing needs. In an effort to move the client away from Yellow Pages advertising, the team implemented SEO and Google AdWords campaigns to establish a true digital presence. Additional services included brochure and logo designs and social media guidance.

    "I had my best year ever in 2016, with 400 inspections in a calendar year. This was a result of Wojo’s marketing efforts." — CEO, Home Inspections Company

    Former Clients
    Masterpiece International
    Alliant Credit Union
    Mente Group
    Stericycle
    ESPN Rise
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 10 Employees
    place Chicago , IL
  • Xeno Media

    Xeno Media is a full-service web agency that was founded in 1997. Located in Oakbrook Terrace, Ill., they have about 14 employees that serve a wide range of sectors. Services include web design, web development, e-commerce, and digital strategy.  

    Notable Project

    Xeno Media redeveloped a website on Drupal to improve functionality. They collaborated on the design with third-party vendors. Features included custom web forms and secure access levels for varying users. Xeno Media exceeded expectations and site received positive user feedback. 

    "I would give them 10 out of five stars on project management if I could. We are able to communicate with them over phone, email, text, and in-person meetings. There's never a time when we don't have a question answered almost immediately, and when any problem comes up they're able to help walk us through a solution."  – Executive Director, Education Nonprofit

    Former Clients
    Fermi National Accelerator Laboratories
    JLM Couture
    Allstate Insurance
    Okinawa Institute of Technology
    DePaul University
    GoodData
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Oakbrook Terrace , IL
  • Zadro Web

    Zadro Web is a software development company of less than 10 employees. Founded in 2007, their headquarters is in Schaumberg, Ill. They specialize in web design, web development, and cloud consulting and SI. They primarily serve midmarket and small business clients in the business, financial, and telecommunications industries.

    Notable Project

    Zadro Web provided end-to-end web development and rebranding for a digital marketing agency. Their ongoing partnership includes designing a custom-made WordPress website. The client is pleased with their continued work.

    “From a project management perspective, you won't work with anybody who responds to emails and fixes problems faster than Zadro Web. They're extremely proactive and responsive.” – Owner, Digital Marketing Agency  

    Former Clients
    Assemblies Unlimited, Inc.
    Sidecar Creative
    CleanTools, Inc.
    The Alphabet Shop, Inc.
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 10 Employees
    place Schaumburg , IL
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