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Top services offered by web design companies

A/B Testing

A/B Testing

Find out which versions of your website pages or content help achieve your goals better. 

FROM $250

Functionality planning

Functionality planning

Plan your website's functionalities based on user requirements and buyers' journey.  

FROM $1,000

Graphical user interface design

Graphical user interface design

Bring your website alive with relevant and eye-catching designs for your user interface. 

FROM $600

Information architecture

Information architecture

Organise and create a comprehensive information architecture for your site's content and functionalities. 

FROM $1,500

Mobile app design

Mobile app design

Design a user-friendly and engaging mobile app that can attract and retain users. 

FROM $1,000



Create prototypes for testing before a page or site goes live to spot errors or usability mistakes.  

FROM $100

Responsive design

Responsive design

Ensure your app or site works well across all types of devices and screen sizes. 

FROM $600

Usability testing

Usability testing

Test how easy your users can navigate and accomplish tasks on your site. 

FROM $330

User tasks and analysis

User tasks and analysis

Understand how your users behave and accomplish tasks online to design a user-friendly website. 

FROM $1,000

UX design

UX design

Design a great user experience on your website to improve rankings, traffic and online sales or leads. 

FROM $850



Construct the skeleton of your website's layout and processes before content and design is placed.  

FROM $200

Average hourly rate for Web Designers in Australia

min rate $81 - $255 max rate

  • CPK Web Services
    CPK Web Services

    ABN: 38451645061

    Web Design


    We offer everything you need to get your small business online. From website design through to managed website hosting, domain names and professional email services. We have been in business for a number of years and designed websites for a number of different customers in several industries. From lawyers to non profit organisations we done it all. If you have a website design project that you need completed, or even if you just need Managed Website hosting for your Wordpress site with professional email contact us today.

  • Blistering Developers
    Blistering Developers

    ABN: 31346585324

    Web Design

    Doncaster East

    We're a small group of highly skilled developers, designers and data analysts, based in Melbourne. When we're not enjoying time with our families, we're honing our craft. We can offer excellent value for: - websites that are responsive, mobile first, accessible, and SEO optimized - graphic design, from logos to full branding - site hosting with an optional pagespeed "fast-or-free" guarantee. - free domain renewal and email management with our hosting plans - website speed, security and SEO audits - competitive-pricing data (web-scraping) - data analysis and business intelligence using Tableau - Nextcloud integration for private group collaboration Send us a message if you have a business problem that needs an IT solution.

  • Web Prosperity Pty Ltd
    Web Prosperity Pty Ltd

    ABN: 21150396615

    Web Design

    West Pennant Hills

    Full service Web design & SEO company serving NSW, Australian and international clients. We are a Digital Media Company based in Cherrybrook in Sydneys North West. Using white hat search engine optimization techniques we get sites ranked and develop our sites to the same principles. Contact us for a free website analysis and quote.The key for succsful SEO is to find a range of keywords that are not only targeted towards your services but also bring in enough traffic to justify any SEO cost, our initial free analysis helps to identify the best keywords to target. We work closely with our clients, provide weekly reports aim to understand the clients business and goals for best results.

  • Digital Rescue
    Digital Rescue

    ABN: 78119755020

    Web Design


    Melbourne Web Design Agency Digital Rescue provides website design and development services to Australian businesses who value their website as a lead generating asset. As a Wordpress Design Agency we assist clients with high conversion brochure website design and eCommerce Website Design that is purpose driven, SEO, Mobile friendly and cross-browser compatible as well as high conversion focused. If you're seeking a sound and proven solution to enhance your credibility and business growth, get rescued and get in touch today by visiting today or simply call our Melbourne Website Design Agency now on 1300 912 950.

  • Bison IT Solutions Pty. Ltd.
    Bison IT Solutions Pty. Ltd.

    ABN: 79107867005

    Web Design


    We Turn Online Browsers into buyers via: Web sites that a redesigned to sell, chatbots, lead generating forms, search, CRM, SEO, Lead generating, automated marketing and followups. If you are not getting sales, bookings, inquiries/leads online then we can help. We provide a 100% results guarantee. We have worked with many brands such as QBE, HP, Dell, BX Networking and many international clients. We can generate new inquiries and sales from less than $5 a day.

  • Uplers PTY LTD
    Uplers PTY LTD

    ABN: 49166248068

    Web Design

    Surry Hills

    With 15+ years of experience, we are a prominent web development company having expertise in developing static, dynamic and customized websites. We are Global MarTech Agency providing digital marketing, web design & development services to agencies on several continents. Uplers is a one-stop digital services company delivering end-to-end web, design, digital marketing, and email production services to businesses and agencies across 52+ Nations. Backed by a team of 500+ digital experts, Uplers has served 350+ White Label Agency Partners along with a long array of direct clients. Uplers moves forward with a mission to rise as #1 Global MarTech Agency. Formerly known as – WebbyMonks/ EmailMonks/ Octos.

  • MACK Marketing
    MACK Marketing

    ABN: 26204126097

    Web Design

    East Brisbane

    MACK Marketing are specialist eCommerce marketers. That means we focus on things like creating eye-catching brands, website design, digital advertising and copywriting. We know what we’re good at, and we stick to it. MACK Marketing recognises that profit is the most important (really the only) goal of marketing. It’s not good enough to just look great, or get “exposure” – these must translate into revenue. Ultimately, businesses like ours only have clients because we make you money. With that in mind, everything we do is laser focused on the profit goal. We write copy that sells. We build websites that convert. We keep two eyes on ROAS (return on advertising spend). Most importantly, we’re always researching, testing, exploring.

  • Design Industries
    Design Industries

    ABN: 98111471179

    Web Design

    West Melbourne

    Are you seeking to deliver projects in record time, manage a service desk or grow a software team? To understand what you're spending, where and how? Since 2000, Australia's largest names have trusted Design Industries with their strategic business growth; if you spend 2 minutes watching the videos on our front page, you'll gain a new insight to what's possible. Remember, by integrating the power of Atlassian, you can lead - then design - your industry! The principal we have been touting remains

  • Broadway Infotech
    Broadway Infotech

    ABN: 32116283590

    Web Design


    Broadway Infotech is Australia’s leading website design & development company. Its website design services range from static websites, CMS websites, mobile websites, e-commerce websites, and Facebook websites. With a team of passionate, creative, and experienced website developers that use the latest in web development tools and technologies, Broadway Infotech delivers the right design at the right time and at the right price.

Web Design Companies 

Having a great website in today’s digital world is vital.

The market is competitive, and a poor website can leave a negative impression on your audience.

In fact, 89% of consumers choose to shop with a competitor after a poor user experience (WebFX, 2020).

If you’ve decided you want to create a website or revamp your existing one, you may be wondering, “How do I get started?”

Web designers have the wonderful ability to be able to understand your brand and translate that into a beautiful design that functions seamlessly.

You can also go down the DIY route, but there’s a big difference in creating a website yourself and hiring a professional if you have limited web design knowledge (but more on that in a minute).

Who needs web design services?

Web design is for any business that has an online presence. 

You don’t necessarily need to create a website to hire web design services, as your social media profiles and online accounts can also benefit from a sprinkle of professional web design to improve your bottom line.

Why should I hire a web design company rather than DIY?

While it's possible to create your own site with the plethora of tools available today, here are some reasons why you should consider hiring a professional.

  • Custom features: You might have awesome custom feature ideas for your site that require teeth-pulling coding. If you don’t have technical web design knowledge, do you have the time to research how to create specific design elements?
  • Bring your vision to life: Web designers are experts in knowing how to bring the concepts in your head to life.
  • Save time: Web design requires commitment and there will be ongoing reviews, edits and reworks. Do you have the time to do that as well as run your business?
  • Competitive advantage: It’s fierce competition out there on the world wide web and you can usually distinguish the websites that haven’t been created by a designer. Web designers know what to do to get your website on the level playing field or exceed your competitors.

What are the different types of web designers?

If you want to create a complex website that performs sophisticated functions, the standard team of a web/graphic designer and a web developer may not be enough. 

When it comes to creating web applications, you will also need user interface and user experience designers who specialise in using web technologies to deliver powerful functionality in a way that is simple and easy to use.

What is a web designer?

A web designer creates graphical designs and websites and is also responsible for the functional elements.

They may also offer some services in UI and UX. Web designers are pros at designing across different devices, connection speed, bandwidth and other requirements.

What is a user experience (UX) designer?

UX design is a holistic and multi-disciplined field and the role of a UX designer will evolve with your project. 

At the beginning of the project they can assist you with:

  • Ethnographic research
  • Surveying of potential users
  • Customer feedback and testing on existing products
  • Mental modeling and other planning techniques
  • Competitive analysis

While the project is underway, they can:

  • Produce wireframes to demonstrate functionality and assist design decisions
  • Conduct heuristic analysis to determine the system's susceptibility to viruses or attacks
  • Conduct pluralistic walkthroughs with users to address usability issues
  • Develop prototypes in conjunction with UI designers to test functionality and features
  • Produce system maps to visually demonstrate the information architecture
  • Produce experience maps to visually demonstrate ergonomic considerations
  • Conduct user testing

After the project has launched, they will follow up with:

  • A/B testing to determine which of two variations is more successful
  • Additional wireframing as a result of test results and amendments to address issues

What is a user interface (UI) designer?

A UI designer will help you in both the planning and design phases of your project. Their role typically includes:

  • Functionality planning: Listing the various functions required by the system to meet the needs of the users and the goals of the project.
  • User and task analysis: Researching how users perform tasks currently and how the design can support the completion of those tasks.
  • Information architecture: The development of an information hierarchy and structure to ensure that the relevant information is delivered in the right sequence.
  • Prototyping: which consists of designing wireframes and simplified interaction prototypes, which allow functionality to be determined without focusing on aesthetics.
  • Usability testing: Testing the wireframes and prototypes on a potential user. UI designers engage these users in discussion and watch the way they interact with the interface to determine weaknesses and confusing elements.
  • Graphical user interface design: Designing the final aesthetics, with the goal of enhancing the usability which has been designed in previous steps.

What is a web design company?

A web design company or agency is where it all comes together. They provide a full range of design services for websites, e-commerce stores and web apps. 

They usually have a full team of web developers, web designers, UX designers, UI designers and app designers under one roof.

What services do web design companies offer?

Web designers offer the following services:

  • Website redesign
  • Custom website design 
  • Responsive web design
  • Ecommerce web design
  • Website audit 
  • Wireframing
  • Prototyping 
  • Information architecture
  • Usability testing
  • Content management system (CMS) design
  • UI/UX design
  • Mobile website and app design
  • Graphic design

How do I choose a web design company?

It can be a little overwhelming trying to choose a web design company when there are so many on the market.

First, you need to determine whether you want a custom web design, use a website builder or customise an existing template. 

A good web design company will be able to advise you on the best option based on your needs. 

Here are some top tips to find the right designer for your business.

  • Portfolio: Review their portfolio to see their clients and projects they’ve worked on. Does the portfolio match the website design you’d like?
  • Testimonials: What have previous clients said about working with them?
  • Recommendations from friends, colleagues and peers: Word of mouth recommendations are often the best kind.
  • Enthusiasm: Hire web designers who are interested to understand your brand. 
  • Creativity and flexibility: What is their working process like and how flexible can they be?
  • Outsourcing: Find out if they outsource any tasks or if they have in-house experts to oversee all elements of the project.
  • A transparent and structured process: How will they keep you updated about the project and inform you of problems and progress?
  • Reasonable price and packages: Get a few quotes to compare if their pricing is fair and standard across the board.
  • Ongoing support: Confirm whether they will do maintenance work on the website, or if you will need to do it yourself. Will they provide ongoing support if you experience any technical issues?

How much does web design cost?

The cost to hire a web designer varies considerably depending on factors including:

  • The size of your project
  • The complexity of your project ad which services you require
  • The designers’ skills and experience
  • The platform you are sourcing services 
  • The location of the service providers

To give you a ballpark figure, the average cost for a custom-designed website in Australia starts from around $5,000.

How much do website designers charge per hour?

Website designers in Australia typically charge from $75 per hour.

What is the risk of cheap website design?

It’s important to see web design as an investment in your long term growth. Your website is going to be one of the biggest assets for your business.

Depending on the type of business you run, your website will be one of your biggest revenue streams. 

It’s often a case of “you get what you pay for” and opting for a cheap package with an inexperienced designer may result in a website that has no conversion power - and could potentially cost you more in the long run.

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