The Best Web Design Agencies in South Africa

List of the Best South Africa Web Design Agencies

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If you’re considering investing in your website, it’s time to find a web designer who can help you stay abreast of ever-changing trends.

To assist you in your search for a partner, we’ve compiled this list of the top web design companies in South Africa. Browse descriptions, feedback, and awards to find which can best suit your company’s needs.

  • 1

    Vaimo

    Headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden, Vaimo has a team of 300+ digital e-commerce experts based in 15 locations all over the globe. Vaimo was founded in 2008 and provides web design, e-commerce development, and digital strategy services.

    Notable Project

    Vaimo built a complex e-commerce site using Magento for a boutique shoe retailer. This project included services in visual design and customization in addition to front-end development. Vaimo is still used by the retailer for maintenance and support. The retailer's business has increased around 70% since Vaimo launched their website.

    “Vaimo really put a lot of thought and energy into creating something custom that works and excites the end users.” – Vice President of Business Development, Boutique Retailer

    Former clients
    Primus
    Jack Daniels
    Proactiv
    Dyson
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group250 - 999 Employees
    place Pretoria, South Africa
    4.8
    4.8
    4 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Imagine Commerce Excellence Awards: eCommerce Partner of the Year (2015) , Inc. 5000 Europe , Gazelle Awards

  • 2

    Focus Online Travel

    Focus Online Travel is a marketing agency founded in 2012 and headquartered in Cape Town, South Africa. With about 15 employees on board, they provide web design, social media marketing, and SEO mainly to businesses in the hospitality and leisure industries. 

    Notable Project

    Focus Online Travel developed a website and provided maintenance for it for a South African luxury hotel chain. They were also tasked with search engine marketing, monitoring both Google and Facebook campaigns. Their efforts produced a better online presence and brand positioning. 

    "Increased web traffic by 100% and increased enquiries." – Marketing Manager, South African Hotel Chain

    Former clients
    The Royal Portfolio
    Sereno Hotels
    FightSite
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Cape Town, South Africa
    4.8
    4.8
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 3

    Webillism Web Design Company

    Webillism Web Design Company is a web development company founded in 1998. Based in Johannesberg, South Africa, their team of fewer than 10 employees specializes in web design, e-commerce development, and web development.

    Notable Project

    Webillism Web Design Company redesigned a WordPress site for a product distributor. Their team integrated datasheets, videos, and products into the website. Navigability increased and the site has received positive feedback.

    “Their team provides good customer service; they really care about the end results. Webillism Web Design Company makes an effort to understand what their clients need, want or picture in their heads in terms of a product.” –Marketing Manager, Product Distributor

    Former clients
    Fixed Mobile
    SS Telecoms
    PES Africa
    Pest Store
    Pietman Lategan
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Johannesburg, South Africa
    5.0
    5.0
    8 Clutch reviews
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  • 4

    Cloudfusion

    Cloudfusion is a turnkey web development company based in Johannesburg, South Africa. They were founded in 2005 and have a team of 3 employees who specialize in branding, digital strategy, and logo design. 

    Notable Project

    Cloudfusion developed a website for an auto parts distributor. They created a new, more professional website for the client and assisted with graphic design and marketing. The client reported that the other businesses in their industry were very impressed with the professionalism of the new site.

    “They handled and executed the project effectively and within the expected time frame. They met our requirements exactly.” – Director, Auto Parts Distributor
     

    Former clients
    Branduo
    Sitmobi
    Moyoa
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Johannesburg, South Africa
    4.9
    4.9
    9 Clutch reviews
  • 5

    Indigo Stone Website Designs

    Indigo Stone Website Designs is a web agency based in Bishops Stortford, England, and founded in 2019. Their team of more than two provides web design, content marketing, and SEO services for small and medium-sized businesses alike.

    Notable Project

    Indigo Stone Website Designs redesigned a website for an impact investment company. The site was out of date and needed a redesign to keep up with modern standards. The new site has resulted in increased web traffic.

    “The vendor worked very efficiently with our designated employee to ensure regular workflow was maintained and the process proceeded speedily.” - Investment Operations, Impact Investment Company

    Former clients
    GivingWorks
    Amy Lauren Photography
    GivingPlus
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Cape Town, South Africa
    5.0
    5.0
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 6

    Agent Orange Design

    Agent Orange Design is a creative agency based in Johannesburg, South Africa. Founded in 1997, it has a team of 5 employees that provide video production, branding, and web design for small and midmarket businesses. They specialize in video production, web design, and branding that focuses on corporate identity and brand strategy.

    Notable Project

    Agent Orange Design updated the website of an industrial firm to improve the user interface and make it more visually appealing. After the project was completed, the client reported satisfaction with the new and improved website. 

    “We received better service from Agent Orange than expected. I believe they offer better service than any local Swiss company although they are located in South Africa.” –Managing Partner, Industrial Firm
     

    Former clients
    Volvo
    Fanta
    Nike
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Johannesburg, South Africa
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 7

    Shava Consulting

    Shava Consulting is a website design and development company founded in 2019 in Johannesburg. With about 5 staff members on board, they provide web design and development services to small businesses. 

    Notable Project

    Shava Consulting provided website development and guidance on the use of social media to a business academy. They explained how to create a sales funnel, how to leverage tools such as LinkedIn, and how to write articles and messages. Their work produced an uptick in leads for the client. 

    "Their approach was helpful, simple, systematic step by step process with a lot of patience shown when confronting challenges." – CEO & Owner, Business Academy

    Former clients
    SIGC
    The Deal Advisory Services
    Your Financial Partner
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Johannesburg, South Africa
    4.8
    4.8
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 8

    MAGNETIC Global

    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. 

    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. 

     

    Former clients
    Left Coast Brewing Co
    TCL Electronics
    Caldera Spas
    Fugoo
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Knysna, South Africa
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 9

    Big Web Media

    Big Web Media is a web design agency based in Cape Town, South Africa, and founded in 2007. Their team of more than two offers web design, branding, and SEO solutions for small and mid-market clients in the fields of e-commerce, hospitality, and business services.

    Notable Project

    Big Web Media provided SEO assistance for a retail company. The company gave advice on how to create SEO-friendly content. The company was able to get a page-one result on Google with Big Web Media’s advice.

    “Paired with him being available at the drop of a hat to assist, makes him highly recommendable.” - Social Media Manager & Fashion Journalist., Retail Company

    Former clients
    Affinity Health
    Visa Logistics
    Sen Wellness Sanctuary
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Cape Town, South Africa
    4.7
    4.7
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 10

    So Interactive

    So Interactive is a strategic creative agency based in Sandton, South Africa. They were founded in 2007, and have since grown their team to 15 employees. They provide digital strategy, social media marketing, and web design for clients in the business, consumer products, and hospitality industries. 
     

    Notable Project

    So Interactive created and applied a new digital marketing strategy for an educational institution. They provided branding, website, corporate collateral, IP, and digital marketing services for the client in order to reposition them on the market. This project led to new growth for the client and an expanded market presence. 

    “Their aggressive strategy was a game changer for us. We’ve grown exponentially over the last few years since we repositioned ourselves. The feedback we’ve had from existing and new clients has been phenomenal. They love our brand, our message, and our tone.”
     

    Former clients
    Converse
    University of Johannesburg
    Ocean Basket
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Sandton, South Africa
    4.7
    4.7
    5 Clutch reviews
  • 11

    Akio Agency

    Akio Agency is a marketing and design firm founded in 2016 with fewer than 10 employees. They offer social media marketing, web design, and graphic design services from their office in Johannesburg, South Africa. They work with both small and mid-market businesses.

    Notable Project

    Akio Agency provided web and marketing services for an accounting firm. The firm needed assistance with online marketing, web development services, and IT consulting. Akio Agency provided solutions for all of the firm’s needs.

    “We appreciate that they handle everything while keeping us informed and advising us along the way.” - Executive Director, Accounting Firm

    Former clients
    Siya Mbalekwa
    JMF Foundation
    Mrwebi Auditors
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Johannesburg, South Africa
    5.0
    5.0
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 12

    Melsoft

    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.

    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

    Former clients
    CIPS ISAF
    ISAF Africa
    Ikusasa Ikamva
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Johannesburg, South Africa
    5.0
    5.0
    10 Clutch reviews
  • 13

    PYCOGroup

    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.

    Notable Project

    PYCOGroup developed a mobile app for a travel services company. While the internal team was responsible for the database and API, the team handled the rest of the project. 

    "The team has been really efficient and helpful to build up and deliver the solution." – Program Director, Travel Services Company

    Former clients
    Microsoft
    American Express
    Volkswagen
    Coach
    Adobe
    Ansarada
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $100,000+
    group250 - 999 Employees
    place Johannesburg, South Africa
    4.8
    4.8
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 14

    Thought Inc.

    Thought Inc. is a technology and development company headquartered in Woodmead, South Africa. They were founded in 2008, and have a team of less than 50 people who specialize in mobile app development, web development, and custom software development. 
     

    Notable Project

    Thought Inc. is providing mobile app development services for a research company. The client needed an app for their learning solutions platform; Thought Inc. is currently using PhoneGap and Ionic to develop the app. They are adding features to the app, and they continuously work closely with the client. The client is happy with the company’s work so far, and they are looking forward to the final product. 
     

    “Although it's taking longer than we anticipated, they're moving things forward nicely and paying close attention to our needs. We expect the app to launch shortly.” — Director, Research Company
     

    Former clients
    FNB
    Lenovo
    CHAI
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Woodmead, South Africa
    4.5
    4.5
    1 Clutch review
  • 15

    BNRY Digital

    BNRY Digital is a creative technology company headquartered in Johannesburg with offices in Cape Town, South Africa, and London. Founded in 2009, the team of 25 specializes in advertising, custom software development, social media marketing, and more. They work primarily with small businesses and midmarkets, focusing on hospitality and leisure, automotive, and business services.  

    Notable Project

    BNRY Digital worked on UI/UX and data integration for a health screening platform. They used .NET to deliver a user-friendly interface and a flexible data integration solution. They developed the platform’s front-end and implemented technology to capture clinical screening information, organize data, and generate reports to the UI. The client appreciated the dedication they had to the project. 

    “They worked into the late-evening to make sure we could go live the next morning. I value this level of dedication. We also appreciated their commitment to understanding our company and the solutions we provide.” – Head of Corporate Wellness, Health Screening Platform

    Former clients
    Vodaphone
    BMW
    ISUZU
    Wilderness Safaris
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Johannesburg, South Africa
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 16

    Cocopine

    Cocopine is a web design firm based in Johannesburg, South Africa. Founded in 2013, their team of 5 serves clients in the healthcare sector. Services include design, Joomla, WordPress, and mobile app development.

    Notable Project

     

    Cocopine created a logo for a health services company. They based the work off of a student's design and translated it into a professional format. The new logo has pleased internal and external stakeholders.

    “It is crisp, clean, simple and conveys the exact message we wanted.” – Project Manager, Healthcare Company

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Johannesburg, South Africa
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 17

    Bermont

    Bermont is a web development company based in Cape Town, South Africa. The company, founded in 2016, has a team of less than ten that provides e-commerce development, web development, web design, UX/UI design, custom software development, and SEO services to midmarket and other-sized companies an institutions in the e-commerce and other industries. 

    Notable Project

    A food company hired Bermont to provide branding, creative design, and web development services based on provided information briefs. The website was developed according to the company's specifications despite the limited budget. The designs of the packaging also received good feedback. 

    "They knew our brand and knew exactly what we needed." - Founder, Food Company

    Former clients
    KLûK CGDT
    Edgemead Primary School and High School
    Tiger Lilly
    Skip and Ogilvy
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Cape Town, South Africa
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 18

    Sand Dollar Design

    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.

    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

    Former clients
    Heineken
    Life Healthcare
    My Blood Test
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Pretoria, South Africa
    4.6
    4.6
    6 Clutch reviews
  • 19

    Galactic Digital

    Galactic Digital is a digital agency from Cape Town, South Africa founded in 2018. With about 5 employees on deck, they perform digital strategy, social media marketing, web design, and graphic design services for small and mid-sized clients sectors of e-commerce, healthcare, financial, education, etc.

    Notable Project

    Galactic Digital developed a procurement system using Laravel for a professional services firm seeking to boost its efficiency through the automation of several internal processes. The client appreciated their ability to quickly grasp project needs and deliver seamlessly. 

    "The workflow was efficient and smooth." – Managing Director, Professional Services Firm

    Former clients
    iStore Business
    Mitra Consulting
    Shadow Careers
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    groupFreelancer Employees
    place Cape Town, South Africa
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 20

    Intellinov Digital

    Intellinov Digital is a full-service digital agency headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa. Founded in 2018, their small team of five specializes in digital strategy, IT strategy consulting, and mobile app development.

    Notable Project

    Intellinov Digital created a website and digital marketing campaign for a construction company. They assisted with social media, SEO, and website maintenance. The construction company’s social media following increased, potentially leading to more clients.

    “We’ve also been able to improve our social media presence and our Instagram following has increased from zero to 500 people.”– Managing Director, Construction Company

    Former clients
    Sagehill Business Solutions
    Carol Kondon
    Smart Instinct
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place gauteng, South Africa
    4.3
    4.3
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 21

    Red Rabbit Media

    Red Rabbit Media is a digital technology company based in Johannesburg, South Africa. Their team of around 5 employees specializes in video production, web design, and cloud consulting.

    Notable Project

    Red Rabbit Media provided video production services for a film distribution company. The team was responsible for post-production on a feature film as well as accompanying collateral. 

    "Their technical knowledge of the feature film materials impressed us." –  Producer, Film Dsitribution Company

    Former clients
    Perplexia Pictures
    Disney
    Inside Job
    Castle Lite Unlocks
    Silly Seasons
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Johannesburg, South Africa
    4.5
    4.5
    1 Clutch review
  • 22

    Helios Design

    Helios Design is a digital solutions company based in Johannesburg, South Africa. The company, founded in 2005, has a team of more than ten that provides web design, web development, and mobile app development services to companies and organizations in the business services, legal, and nonprofit industries.

    Notable Project

    A legal firm initially hired Helios Design to develop audience-specific microsites like a careers site for graduates. Helios Design so impressed the firm that they were contracted to develop mobile apps and more technically complex, interactive bespoke client tools. They used OpenCMS and provided end-to-end services on all projects.

    "Helios deliver outstanding work, which is why so many stakeholders in the firm requested sites and why Helios were commissioned to build so many projects." - Former Online Communication Manager, Legal Firm

    Former clients
    Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr Law Firm
    Privacy Scorebox
    Michael Kyprianou & Co LLC
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Johannesburg, South Africa
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 23

    Ahmad Digital Agencies

    Ahmad Digital Agencies is a digital agency founded in 2018. They have a team of around 5 employees and are based in Boksburg, Gauteng. Their services include mainly web design, SEO, and e-commerce development for small businesses. 

    Notable Project

    Ahmad Digital Agencies works with a musician on their social media presence. They provide digital marketing support and run campaigns on Instagram and Facebook. So far, their work has helped the client build their audience and gain followers on their music page. 

    "I’m happy because they’ve been able to grow my audience, which I struggled with for a long time." – Musician, Self Employed 

    Former clients
    Sai Ngam Thai Spa
    Tradewise Global
    Rg Motors Bank Repo
    Agriseed
    Sibeko Graphics
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Boksburg, Dawn Park, South Africa
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 24

    IMS

    IMS is a creative agency that was founded in Lonehill, South Africa in 2013. The current team of over 10 offers social media and content marketing as well as SEO services to mostly small-sized businesses. Their clientele mostly comes from the business services and consumer products industries.

    Notable Project

    Working in a long-term partnership, IMS offered digital services to support a PR firm's clients. Depending on the client's needs, the team created SEO-friendly WordPress sites, executed on Facebook and LinkedIn marketing efforts, and designed creative assets. The team succeeded thanks to their robust reporting and client assistance.

    "IMS’ team walks my clients through their plan, showing them the time frame and outlining the value of their work." – CEO, PR Firm

    Former clients
    Talksure
    Goscor
    Gilbert
    Gray-Nicolls
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Lonehill, South Africa
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 25

    Electro Web Design

    Electro Web Design is a web design and social media marketing firm based in Western Cape, South Africa. Founded in 2016, their team serves clients in the advertising, media, and business services sectors. Services include content development, Facebook Advertising, and Google Ads.

    Notable Project

     

    Electro Web Design designed a website for a church. The team worked efficiently and the new site supports a healthy flow of traffic.

    The ongoing interaction leads to new improvements that are handled well!” – Reverend, Church

     

    Former clients
    Westside Enterprises
    Dazzpac
    Saint Mark's Methodist Church
    The Hedge Guesthouse
    Africanism Magazine
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    groupFreelancer Employees
    place Western Cape, South Africa
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
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