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You need your design to be clear and reflective of your brand, and of course, of high aesthetic quality.

To assist you in your search for a partner, we’ve compiled this list of the top design agencies in South Africa. 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 South Africa Design Companies

  • 1
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Cape Town South Africa

    vinille is a design agency based in Tallinn, Estonia with over 10 experts. Founded in 2019, they offer branding, business consulting, and product design solutions for mid-market and enterprise-level clients in the industries of financial services and e-commerce.

    Clients
    Bang & Olufsen
    Bocktailed
    Chopard
    Industries
    Notable Project

    vinille developed a mobile app for a business services company. The app was built to showcase the company’s vision and concept. The company is satisfied with the results.

    “Very effective and efficient.” - Account Director, Business Services Company

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  • 2
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Roodepoort South Africa

    ExpertsFromIndia is a development company based in San Jose, Calif. They were founded in 2003 and have a team of around 800 employees. They primarily provide custom software development and SEO. 

    Clients
    eBay Inc.
    Sprint
    Mannatech
    Nokia
    Industries
    Notable Project

    ExpertsFromIndia provides SEO support, conducting keyword research and establishing quality links. They provide weekly reports to monitor progress on the site. Traffic increased for the business and the site ranks on the first page. 

    "Collaboration with the SEO team at EFI was an excellent experience for us." – Director, Online Music Promotion Platform

  • 3
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Cape Town South Africa

    NONA is a blockchain-focused software development studio headquartered in Cape Town, South Africa. Founded in 2012, this team of approximately 30 employees offers UX/UI design, blockchain development, mobile app development, and web development services.

    Clients
    OnChain Capital
    OrderIn
    Quicket
    Augmentors
    Industries
    Notable Project

    NONA built a decentralized application for a cryptocurrency hedge fund. The team used React, AWS, and Solidity to create a token distribution and smart contracts platform.

  • 4
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Sandton South Africa

    Six Degrees Productions is a full-service media production agency headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, and with a second location in Bryanston, South Africa. Founded in 2005, their team of fewer than 10 employees offers video production, social media content creation, video ads, graphic design, and more mainly to mid-market clients across various industries.   

    Clients
    Standard Bank
    Fit Body Bootcamp
    Thomson Reuters
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Six Degrees Productions worked on creating marketing and social media videos for boosting a new boutique fitness studio's recognition. Their team produced short video clips of the studio's opening event as well as workout sessions which helped the client gain more exposure. High-quality outputs and quick turnaround time are highlights of the collaboration.  

    "Their videos and interviews were extremely high-quality, clear, and professionally done." – Owner, Boutique Fitness Studio

  • 5
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Cape Town South Africa

    Specno is a tech company based in Cape Town, South Africa, with an office in Paarl, Soutf Africa. The company, founded in 2018, has a team of more than ten that provides, among others, mobile app development, UX/UI design, and custom software development to various small and midmarket companies. 

    Clients
    BDO
    Overberg Agri
    Talisman
    Sawex
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A parcel delivery service hired Specno to streamline the service's mobile app by building wireframes and improving the designs to decrease the pain points. The internal team tested the new designs and found them to be more intuitive than the service's old app. 

    "The team managed to wireframe and prototype the system within just a months work." - CEO, parcel delivery service

  • 6
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Howick South Africa

    Stone Hut Designs, a web design company and website development firm, was founded in 2002. The small Howick, South Africa-based team offers web design and web development.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Stone Hut Designs revamped a website for a handmade confections company. The goals were to produce a fresh website with additional functionality.

    "They were reliable, trustworthy, and communicated all the time."

  • 7
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Johannesburg South Africa

    App Developer Studio is an app development compant based in Johannesburg, South Africa. Founded in 2008, their team of 9 employees specializes in mobile app development and UI/UX design.

    Clients
    Penguin Random House
    Huawei
    MTN
    Sasol
    Industries
    Notable Project

    App Developer Studio developed multiple mobile apps for a publishing house. These interactive apps integrated videos, games, and recording capabilities. The apps have received positive reviews from customers. 

    “They have excellent customer service and make sure everyone is on the same page.” –Digital Product Manager, Publishing House

  • 8
    Undisclosed
    50 - 249 Employees
    Knysna South Africa

    MAGNETIC Creative is a global branding agency that was founded in 2006. Headquartered in Temecula, Calif., MAGNETIC Creative has an additional office in Knysna, South Africa. They have about 47 employees that mostly midmarket clients, in addition to small businesses and enterprise firms. Services include branding, digital strategy, advertising, video production, and logo design. 

    Clients
    Left Coast Brewing Co
    TCL Electronics
    Caldera Spas
    Fugoo
    Notable Project

    MAGNETIC Creative redesigned website in a larger digital rebranding effort. They created a three-part messaging strategy to targeted audiences. The team used Django and Python to improve the UX. 

     

  • 9
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Centurion South Africa

    Studio Vene Design, a web design agency, was established in 2001. Their small team is in Centurion, South Africa. The company focuses on web design, web development, and graphic design.

    Notable Project

    An academic journal company hired Studio Vene Design for website development and design. In order to increase online presence, they've developed a page and are helping with online content's design and layout.

    "We are always very impressed with the quality and consistency of the work."

  • 10
    $1,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Johannesburg South Africa

    Codener is a software company based in London that was founded in 2016 and currently has more than 50 employees. They provide custom software, web, and e-commerce development solutions to clients ranging from startups to large companies in the fields of e-commerce, advertising, and business services.

    Clients
    JP Associates
    Ghazee Offal
    Olie
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Codener developed a website for an accounting agency. The client had an existing website, but it was outdated. Codener developed a new website that generated significantly more traffic.

    “They provide a full admin panel where we can manage our site by own.” - CEO, Accounting Agency

  • 11
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Cape Town South Africa

    With 62 employees, both Maxtra Technologies' South Africa and India offices develop mobile apps and blockchain solutions. The small-business focused firm was founded in 2010 and works in a variety of industries including e-commerce, business services, and the arts. They also have experience with web and product design. 

    Clients
    Macoco Cosmetics
    Lexap
    Veeray Kart
    Global Cruizers
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Maxtra Technologies developed an e-commerce website for a consumer goods company. The website features all products offered by the company, with shipping and payment functions integrated.

    "The project manager was very fluent in describing the project."

  • 12
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Cape Town South Africa

    Bluegrass Digital is a managed services company based in Cape Town, South Africa. Founded in 1996, their team of 21 employees provides web development, mobile app development, and UX/UI design services.

    Clients
    Petrofac
    Costain
    Aercap
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Bluegrass Digital developed an entirely new strategy for their PR client. They designed intelligent and market-ready products based on their client’s unique needs and specifications. This resulted in more contracts from their client and positive feedback.

    "Our clients are consistently pleased with Bluegrass Digital’s work. We showcase their websites as case studies and have won new business from new clients as a direct result." –Project Manager, Public Relations Company

  • 13
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Germiston South Africa

    HelloYes Marketing is a marketing firm based in Johannesburg, South Africa with more than 10 professionals. They have provided PPC, social media marketing, and digital strategy solutions since their founding in 2014. They work with clients in the fields of real estate, transportation, and education.

    Clients
    Imperial Logistics
    Henkel
    Adcock Ingram
    Industries
    Notable Project

    HelloYes Marketing provided web development and social media marketing solutions for a golf and residential estate. HelloYes Marketing was to create a new site as well as manage the social media needs of the estate. The estate is happy with the results so far.

    “At the end of the day, they do their best to assist us in our journey.” - Marketing Manager, Golf and Residential Estate

  • 14
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Benoni South Africa

    The Wikid Agency is a digital agency based in Benoni, South Africa, and founded in 2012. Their team of over two offers web design, branding, and SEO solutions to both small and mid-market firms.

    Clients
    Innovate
    Anong Thai
    Living Debt Free
    Notable Project

    The Wikid Agency provided web design and maintenance solutions for a financial advisor. The advisor wanted a professional website to improve their digital presence. The site has met the advisor’s expectations.

    “Extremely efficient.” - Owner, Financial Advisor

  • 15
    $50,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Cape Town South Africa
    User experience company LAB Group was founded in 2003. The firm provides ux/ui design, digital strategy, e-commerce development, mobile app development, and more and has a midsize team. The firm is located in London, United Kingdom and Cape Town, South Africa.
    Industries
    Notable Project

    LAB Group has been working with a nonprofit organization for 12 years to continuously develop their extranet in 12 market versions and 10 languages. Currently, the team is working on two more versions.

    "Their honesty and transparency are impressive."

  • 16
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Sandton South Africa

    Versys Media is a digital agency based in Sandton, South Africa. The agency, founded in 2018, has a team of less than ten that provides web design, graphic design, web development, SEO, and other digital marketing services. Versys Media serves small companies in various industries that include advertising & marketing, business services, and IT.

    Clients
    Nissan
    Isuzu, Carican Group
    Boulder Group
    Elu Group
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A construction services company hired Versys Media to help develop their website. Versys Media also helped update their company profile while engaged in the develpment of the website. They completed the project and the engagement saw the company's online presence improved and the company's business grow.

    "They gave us a website that aligns with our brand." - Managing Director, Construction Services Company

  • 17
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Pinetown South Africa

    Web design agency B&E Design Firm is located in Pinetown, South Africa. Founded in 2019, the small team provides web design, search engine optimization, graphic design, branding, and more.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    A cupboard manufacturing and design company wanted to develop a professional website for their business to grow their market presence. They hired B&E Design Firm to be their partner for the project.

    "We are completely happy with their service."

  • 18
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Cape Town South Africa
    AUX Studio, an UX design agency, was founded in 2005. The small team focuses on ux/ui design, mobile app development, and web development. The firm is in Cape Town, South Africa.
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A computer software company partnered with AUX Studio for the development of a financial services app for the end client. They were tasked to create a prototype of the project, as well as product branding.

    "We worked very well together from a project management perspective."

  • 19
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Johannesburg South Africa

    Melsoft is a website design and development agency located in Johannesburg. They have about 4 employees who provide web design, web development, and e-commerce development services to primarily small businesses in the business services, e-commerce, and education industries. They were founded in 2018.

    Clients
    CIPS ISAF
    ISAF Africa
    Ikusasa Ikamva
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Melosoft designed and developed a website and customer portal for a Renovation Contractor. They registered the domain, provided a hosting solution, and wrote content for the platform. The website generated about 10–15 new leads each month, and the portal satisfied customers.

    "Melsoft delivered a very well designed and easy to manage solution." — Director, Renovation Contractor

  • 20
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Cape Town South Africa

    Wingix is a small UX design company. Headquartered in Jaipur, India, the company was founded in 2018. Their team provides ux/ui design, digital strategy, web design, graphic design, and more.

    Notable Project

    Wingix is partnered with a retail company to provide UI/UX design, branding, and marketing services. Their goal is to introduce a new product to a specific demographic in India.

    "Their design conceptualizing skills are one of the finest I have ever seen."

  • 21
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Pretoria South Africa

    Sand Dollar Design is a design agency based in Pretoria, South Africa, and founded in 2016. With over 10 members, they provide UX/UI design, product design, and digital strategy solutions for clients in the fields of health care, business services, and consumer products.

    Clients
    Heineken
    Life Healthcare
    My Blood Test
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Sand Dollar Design developed a custom software solution for an ICT services firm. The firm needed to deliver an OTT platform for one of their US clients. The client was satisfied with the results.

    “I was blown away by the psychology that goes with understanding and anticipating user behavior.” - Senior Business Consultant, ICT Services Firm

  • 22
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Sandton South Africa

    Crockett Produced (Pty) Ltd is a small graphic design company. Located in Sandton, South Africa, the agency was launched in 2019. Their team provides graphic design, web design, web development, and social media marketing.

    Notable Project

    Crockett Produced (Pty) Ltd provided WordPress web development services for a management consulting company. The team also designed business cards. Their work is ongoing with maintenance.

    “Their quality of work and communication really stand out.”

  • 23
    $1,000+
    1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    Cape Town South Africa

    Collatree is a midsize web development firm established in 2019. Their services include web development, web design, ux/ui design, social media marketing, and more. The agency is based in Kozhikode, India.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    An IT consulting firm collaborated with Collatree for web development services. The client aimed to increased the site's traffic by the end of the year. The team built a WordPress website.

    "They created an excellent, easy-to-update website for us."

  • 24
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Westville South Africa

    Based in Westville, South Africa, Halo Media is a corporate graphic design and marketing agency with a team of seven. Since 2006, their team has been specializing in branding, graphic design, video production, and more for midmarket and small business clients in the financial and energy industries. 

    Clients
    Rio Tinto
    South 32
    Absa
    Unilever
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A talent acquisition agency hired Halo Media for a brand refresh. The team created content, updated marketing materials, and put together training certificates. Business increased for the client.

    "As a result of the good work they had put together, many of my clients have been in contact with them to do refreshes of their own brand websites." – Owner, Talent Acquistion Agency

  • 25
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Frankfort South Africa

    Blinkiing Ads is a digital marketing company based in Frankfort, South Africa. The company, founded in 2019, has a team of less than ten that provides a wide range of services that include advertising, branding, social media marketing, content marketing, and web design. Blinkiing Ads serves small and mid-market companies in various industries.

    Clients
    Tarospan
    Samu24fit
    EcoXSuitors
    Dinare Poultry
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A guest house & tourism service hired Blinkiing Ads to design their website and provide other services. Blinkiing Ads designed and developed the website from scratch, designed the service's logo, did photoshoots to create visual content, and uploaded apps that would enable the service to manage their staff. The resulting website now attracts more traffic and brings 80% of the service's business.

    "They’re dedicated to the whole process. They’ve never made me feel like I was bothering them." - Owner, Guest House & Tourism Service

  • 26
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Durban North South Africa
    Web design company Select Web was established in 2012. In Durban North, South Africa, their small team offers web design, search engine optimization, content marketing, marketing strategy, and more.
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Select Web provided website development support for a Yoga Studio. The team built a user-friendly and visually appealing website featuring the client's various services.  

    "We have set a very high standard in our business and they delivered."

  • 27
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Phalaborwa South Africa
    Web design company Sherrlinn Network is in Phalaborwa, South Africa. The small firm was launched in 2017. Their services include web design, search engine optimization, social media marketing, content marketing, and more.
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Sherrlinn Network developed a website for a laptop insurance company. The project goal was to create a professional-looking site and appealing to the younger generation.

    "Every time we enquired about something, or wanted to change something, it was attended to immediately."

  • 28
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Randburg South Africa

    Social Path is a market research company located in Randburg, South Africa. The small team focuses on market research, digital strategy, social media marketing, search engine optimization, and more. The firm was founded in 2017.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Social Path designed content for an automotive company’s website. They also created a club where new drivers received help on how to make a claim or get in contact with the insurance in case of accidents.

    "Their team ability to deliver timelines was exceptional."

  • 29
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Cape Town South Africa

    Other design company Formula D was established in 2007. They are headquartered in Cape Town, South Africa and have a small team. Formula D focuses on other design, out of home design, ux/ui design, product design, and more.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Formula D created an interactive exhibit for an education center. Their work included creating virtual and AR activities, animated characters, ticketing and registration systems, and all the software behind it.

    “Formula D is very creative; they always come to us with a lot of ideas.”

  • 30
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Cape Town South Africa

    MakeReign is a digital design studio based out of Cape Town, South Africa. Founded in 2016, their team of about 20 employees mainly offers web design, UX/UI design, and logo design to mid-sized companies in industries such as retail, finance, e-commerce, telecommunication, and more.

    Clients
    Woolworths
    Weylandts
    Pineapple Insurance
    Industries
    Notable Project

    MakeReign first provided UI work and later on web development for an insurance tech startup that wanted a robust online presence with a seamless customer-facing interface. They delivered work that required little to no changes and indirectly guaranteed a solid increase in monthly leads for the client. Their punctuality, helpfulness, and high quality ensured a future collaboration.

    "World-class standard when it comes to delivery." – Head of Marketing, Insurance Company

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