Our Top Picks

After-Dark-Grafx
After Dark Grafx
  • Retail
  • eCommerce
  • Consumer Products & Services
After Dark Grafx provides SEO, mobile app development, web and e-commerce design, and other digital marketing services. They’re based in San Diego, and offer discounts to members of the San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce. Their clients include major brands like Xerox, Adidas, and PepsiCo.

After Dark has been in the industry since 1992, and promises a streamlined process to keep rates low. You’ll get a free quote and mockup of the project, and can communicate regularly via email, phone, and Skype. In addition to web design, they also provide domain name registration, website hosting, and print design services.

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After-Dark-Grafx
After Dark Grafx
  • Starting Price
    • $150 - $199 / hr
  • Address
    2534 State Street #462 San Diego, CA 92101
  • Number of Employees
    2 - 9
  • Phone Number
    619-702-7377
  • Service Lines
    Search Engine Optimization
    Web Design
    Web Development
Industry Focus
  • Retail
  • eCommerce
  • Consumer Products & Services
BASIC
BASIC
  • Consumer Products & Services
  • Electronics
  • Retail
BASIC is a branding and digital design agency that works on everything from consumer products and services to e-commerce storefronts. Their featured engagements include working with major brands like Patanogia and Airbnb on strategy, branding, UI design, and digital shopping experiences.

BASIC has offices in San Diego, the Bay Area, and St. Louis, with over 100 in-house employees and 10 years of experience in the industry. They can handle your web and mobile app design, as well as copywriting, video production, and motion graphics, and they can provide full-stack development and CMS implementation.

Summary

  • Starting Price
    • $150 - $199 / hr
  • Address
    845 15TH ST, STE 501, San Diego, CA 92101
  • Number of Employees
    50 - 249
  • Phone Number
    858-755-6922
  • Service Lines
    Web Design
    Advertising & Marketing
    Branding
Industry Focus
  • Consumer Products & Services
  • Electronics
  • Retail
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Bop Design
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Manufacturing
  • Energy & natural resources
Bop Design is a B2B marketing agency that offers web design, branding, and content marketing from their offices in San Diego, Los Angeles, and New York City. They’re a women-owned team that launched in 2008, with experience in healthcare, biotech, financial services, and other industries.

Their web design services include WordPress design and mobile-friendly websites, as well as logo design and branding. They also offer content marketing services such as copywriting, content creation, SEO, and CRO, with the goal of turning your site into a lead generation tool. You can schedule a free 30-minute consultation to see if they’re the right fit for your project.

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Bop Design
  • Starting Price
    • $150 - $199 / hr
  • Address
    610 W. Ash Street, Suite 706, San Diego, CA 92101
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    619-373-0955
  • Service Lines
    Web Design
    Content Marketing
    Digital Strategy
Industry Focus
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Manufacturing
  • Energy & natural resources
Brand-_-Mortar
Brand & Mortar
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Retail
  • Consumer Products & Services
Brand & Mortar is a full service marketing agency with offices in San Diego and Toronto. They provide content marketing and public relations, web and mobile app development, graphic design, video production, and more. They’ve been around since 2011, and have worked with clients such as Avanza Sports, Corporate Vibrations, and Trillium Health.

Their web development services include UX and UI design, CMS & API integrations, SEM and SEO services, and e-commerce development. They also produce apps for Android and iOS, with a monetization strategy to generate revenue streams.

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Brand-_-Mortar
Brand & Mortar
  • Starting Price
    • $150 - $199 / hr
  • Address
    8910 University Center Lane, Suite 400, San Diego, CA 92122
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    416-729-1154
  • Service Lines
    Branding
    Social Media Marketing
    Web Design
Industry Focus
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Retail
  • Consumer Products & Services
Cofa-Media
Cofa Media
  • eCommerce
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Consumer products & services
Cofa Media focuses on e-commerce and IoT development, based out of offices in San Diego and Europe. They’ve worked with brands like Club Med and Turtle Bay Resort to build websites, mobile apps, and Magento storefronts. They have over 30 developers on staff, and you can choose your own small, medium, or large team, with front and back-end developers, designers, and project managers.

Cofa Media also specializes in wearables, so you can work with them to develop apps for iWatch and other IoT devices. They have a 6-month commitment requirement, and are available by email, phone, and Skype, with a same or next-day response.

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Cofa-Media
Cofa Media
  • Starting Price
    • $100 - $149 / hr
  • Address
    2251 Las Palmas Dr Suite 201, Carlsbad, CA 92011
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    877-293-2007
  • Service Lines
    E-Commerce Development
    Web Development
    Web Design
Industry Focus
  • eCommerce
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Consumer products & services
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Cozy Design, Inc
  • Financial Services
  • E-commerce
  • Accounting
Cozy Design, Inc., has provided digital marketing solutions for over 20 years. The firm offers social media marketing support by incorporating ads and profile images and testing support across Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. Its web design services include Information architecture (IA), concept diagram, user experience (UX) design, moodboards, low-to-high-fidelity prototyping, content strategy and outlines.

Cozy Design gives offers two ways to work with their clients, they have the Fixed and Flexible terms. For fixed contract, they help in defining the best solution for your budget, timeline, company, and team. This is structured to include as many revisions as you request. For the flexible terms, Cozy Design allows their team as an augmentation of their client’s enterprise. They offer free quotation for their potential clients. It varies according to their clients’ need. Their pricing estimation is also available in their website.

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Cozy Design, Inc
  • Starting Price
    • $150 - $199/hour
  • Address
    2330 30th Street,
    San Diego, CA
    92104, US
  • Number of Employees
    2 - 9 employees
  • Phone Number
  • Service Lines
    Content Marketing, UX/UI Design
    Web Design
Industry Focus
  • Financial Services
  • E-commerce
  • Accounting
Dog-_-Rooster-Inc
Dog and Rooster, Inc.
  • Education
  • Real Estate
  • Hospitality and Leisure
Dog and Rooster, Inc. offers web and mobile app development, as well as branding and marketing services. They have over 20 years of experience, and have worked with local clients such as Rady Children’s Hospital and UCSD Health Sciences International.

They provide mobile-friendly web design using either WordPress or a custom CMS, and also offer custom web app and database development, including e-learning apps, order forms, and billing systems. Their other services include SEO, social media marketing, print and logo design, 3D animation, and more.

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Dog-_-Rooster-Inc
Dog and Rooster, Inc.
  • Starting Price
    • $100 - $150 / hr
  • Address
    5755 Oberlin Dr. Suite #106 San Diego, CA 92121
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    858-677-9931
  • Service Lines
    Web Design
    Search Engine Optimization
    Web Development
Industry Focus
  • Education
  • Real Estate
  • Hospitality and Leisure
Envisager-Studio
Envisager Studio
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Manufacturing
  • Energy & natural resources
Envisager Studio is a web design and marketing agency that’s been working in the San Diego region since 1998. Clients include Heaven Sent Hair Supply, Texan Wire Wheels, and Magnolia Medical & Aesthetics. They serve a wide range of industries, from writers and photographers to online stores, box subscriptions, and hair salons.

Their websites are designed to boost sales and generate leads through usability-driven and SEO-friendly design. They also offer social media marketing, video marketing, and content creation services, as well as logo design and printed branding materials.

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Envisager-Studio
Envisager Studio
  • Starting Price
    • $150 - $199 / hr
  • Address
    10601 Tierrasanta Boulevard Suite G-140 San Diego, California 92124
  • Number of Employees
    2 - 9
  • Phone Number
    858-874-6528
  • Service Lines
    Web Design
    Content Marketing
    Web Development
Industry Focus
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Manufacturing
  • Energy & natural resources
Golden-Seller,-Inc
Golden Seller, Inc
  • eCommerce
  • Consumer Products & services
  • Financial Services
Golden Seller is based in downtown San Diego and uses proprietary marketing integrative web design strategies to grow traffic, e-commerce sales and generate leads. Its web design services are mobile-friendly and UI-optimized based on market benchmarking, and its SEO and online marketing strategies support both local and national campaigns. You can also provide email marketing, social media management, and paid advertising management services through the agency.

Golden Seller has been in business since 2013 and has worked with local and national companies, organizations, and startups like Laced, Think LLP, and Neuro Strive. It also offers web hosting and ongoing website maintenance with 24/7 support.

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Golden-Seller,-Inc
Golden Seller, Inc
  • Starting Price
    • $150 - $199 / hr
  • Address
    501 W Broadway Suite 800, San Diego, CA 92101
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    855-853-3456
  • Service Lines
    Web Design
    Search Engine Optimization
    Pay Per Click
Industry Focus
  • eCommerce
  • Consumer Products & services
  • Financial Services
INCITRIO
INCITRIO
  • Manufacturing
  • Information technology
  • eCommerce
INCITRIO provides a range of branding options, including their Branding Refresh and Branding Booster packages. They claim to have worked on over 5000 projects and 30 global branding campaigns. Pricing starts at $3,000 and comes with logo, web, and e-commerce design, as well as SEO, SEM, and marketing automation.

Depending on which option you choose, you’ll get a brand analysis, logo and stationary package, and WordPress website design. They have plans aimed at B2B, B2C, and nonprofit clients, as well as brands in the retail, medical, and education industries.

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INCITRIO
INCITRIO
  • Starting Price
    • $150 - $199 / hr
  • Address
    2395 Mahogany Lane, Vista, CA 92084
  • Number of Employees
    2 - 9
  • Phone Number
    858-523-1822
  • Service Lines
    Branding
    Web Design
    Digital Marketing
Industry Focus
  • Manufacturing
  • Information technology
  • eCommerce
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Intrepid Network Inc.
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Business services
  • Media
Intrepid Network has worked with local clients such as the Ocean Beach MainStreet Association, Imperial Beach Chamber of Commerce, and more. They work primarily with free, open source software, so your site doesn’t rely on expensive licenses and third-party tools. In addition to web design, they offer hosting for Drupal, WordPress, and HIPAA compliant email.

Other services include video production and editing, brand identity development, and graphic design. They also work with Business Improvement Districts to create content management systems and social media marketing campaigns.

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Intrepid Network Inc.
  • Starting Price
    • $50 - $99 / hr
  • Address
    PO Box 86918 San Diego, CA 92138
  • Number of Employees
    2 - 9
  • Phone Number
    619-929-0762
  • Service Lines
    Web Design
    Web Development
    Custom Software Development
Industry Focus
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Business services
  • Media
MaxAudience
MaxAudience
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Transportation
  • Manufacturing
MaxAudience is a digital marketing agency that offers website design and social media marketing to clients in health care, manufacturing, transportation, and other industries. Recent clients include Intel, Quicken Loans, and Lending Tree. They have offices in LA, San Diego, and NYC, and have over 10 years of experience in digital marketing.

Their websites are designed to be mobile-friendly and accessible on all devices, and they can also provide content creation services to develop your marketing campaign. Other options include PPC marketing, SEO, and CRM solutions.

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MaxAudience
MaxAudience
  • Starting Price
    • $100 - $149 / hr
  • Address
    1902 Wright Pl 2nd Floor, Carlsbad, CA 92008
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    844-567-2810
  • Service Lines
    Web Design
    Social Media Marketing
    Pay Per Click
Industry Focus
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Transportation
  • Manufacturing
MiresBall
MiresBall
  • Consumer products & services
  • Beverages
  • Cannabis
MiresBall provides trusted creative expertise drawn from years of work with global brands. Its offerings focus on branding projects, specifically naming, identity, and packaging, but it provides other offerings as well, including web design services, video, print advertising, and market research. Its clients include Shure, Ballast Point, Best Western, Brizzy Seltzer Cocktail, Two Roots Brewing Co., and other global companies. MiresBall has more than 30 years of experience in marketing, with a small team of writers, designers, and other specialists based out of its San Diego office.

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MiresBall
MiresBall
  • Starting Price
    • $150 - $199 / hr
  • Address
    2605 State Street San Diego, CA 92103
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    619-234-6631
  • Service Lines
    Branding
    Packaging Design
    Advertising
Industry Focus
  • Consumer products & services
  • Beverages
  • Cannabis
Nimbletoad
Nimbletoad
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Hospitality & leisure
  • Legal
Nimbletoad focuses on telling your company’s story through their SEO, PPC, and web design services. Founded in 2008, Nimbletoad has worked with the Maderas Golf Club, Legoland Parks, and other B2B and B2C clients. They specialize in the medical, legal, and hospitality industries, and all of their services are offered a la carte, so you can choose them for a complete digital marketing package or a stand-alone project.

Their websites are built on WordPress, incorporating responsive design and SEO best practices. They use an agile development model so they can get things done quickly, while keeping you involved in the process for regular feedback and review.

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Nimbletoad
Nimbletoad
  • Starting Price
    • $150 - $199 / hr
  • Address
    6965 El Camino Real, Suite 105-642 Carlsbad, CA 92009
  • Number of Employees
    2 - 9
  • Phone Number
    760-814-1001
  • Service Lines
    Digital Strategy
    Web Design
    Search Engine Optimization
Industry Focus
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Hospitality & leisure
  • Legal
Storm-Brain
Storm Brain
  • Financial services
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Government
Storm Brain offers web design and SEO services with a focus on healthcare, financial services, and government clients. They’ve worked with UCSD, La Jolla Immunology, and Tri-City Medical, providing everything from web and CMS design, to ecommerce development. They also offer video and animation services, data visualization, and ongoing web maintenance and support.

They use a 4-step process that starts with establishing your goals and target audience, followed by implementation and delivery. After your website is built, you can hire them for SEO, social media marketing, reputation management, and more.

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Storm-Brain
Storm Brain
  • Starting Price
    • $150 - $199 / hr
  • Address
    2150 W. Washington St. Suite 104, San Diego, CA 92110
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    619-618-0344
  • Service Lines
    Social Media Marketing
    Search Engine Optimization
    Web Design
Industry Focus
  • Financial services
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Government
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Traina Design
  • Technology
  • Hospitality & leisure
  • Legal
Traina Design offers strategy, branding, and design services to clients like Microsoft, Qualcomm, and Brooklyn Brewery. Their web design services range from interactive websites to e-commerce storefronts and CMS integrations. They also provide content strategy and SEO services like copywriting, video, and motion graphics.

Traina is based in San Diego, and has been in business since 2005. Whether you’re in the early stages of brand identity, or you need ongoing graphic design and marketing services, Traina will work with you to create a long-term strategy. They also offer web hosting and maintenance services for your site.

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Traina Design
  • Starting Price
    • $150 - $199 / hr
  • Address
    10680 Treena Street, Suite 520 San Diego, CA 92131
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    619-567-7100
  • Service Lines
    Branding
    Advertising
    Web Design
Industry Focus
  • Technology
  • Hospitality & leisure
  • Legal

How We Chose the Best Web Design Companies in San Diego

Web design companies play a key role in creating a web presence and digital marketing strategy for businesses of all kinds and sizes. From building your website to integrating search engine optimization (SEO) and social media campaigns, web design companies can help bring your brand to life online. But there’s no such thing as one-size-fits-all web design. We’ve used three key criteria to create our list of the best web design companies in San Diego.

Multiple Service Lines

The best web design companies offer multiple service lines, which means they’re able to handle more than one aspect of web design and development. This might include logo and graphic design, SEO, or even branding and print advertising. Choosing a company that has experience in multiple areas means they can adapt if your needs change.

Size of Firm

Small and large firms both have their pros and cons. Larger firms may have lower rates, but may offer less personalized packages or less frequent communication. Smaller web design companies may take a more personalized approach, but may not offer as many service lines or areas of focus. We’ve included firms of all sizes on our list so you can make an informed choice about which type of company you want to work with.

Industry Focus

We’ve also made sure to include companies with more than one industry focus. That’s because some industries, such as restaurants or e-commerce businesses, may require specialized apps or tools to make their website a success. While hiring a company with experience in your industry isn’t a must, it can help ensure that the team you choose knows which features to implement on your project.

Questions to Ask Web Design Companies

With so many web design companies in San Diego each offering similar features, it’s important to ask the right questions during your initial discovery call or demo. To help you make the right inquiries, we put together a downloadable list of questions to ask your prospective web design companies.

Download the questions to ask web design companies