Welcome to Designbysoap Ltd; the UK’s leading content development and infographic experts. Below you’ll find some good reasons to work with Designbysoap – if you’d like to learn more about our team, head over to our Origins page.
If you’re looking for a talented creative agency for infographics, marketing, SEO, web design or any other service, then you’ve got a wealth of choice from firms across the globe. So with all that choice and some very talented agencies and individuals at your disposal, why should you choose to work with Designbysoap? Well we’re glad you asked, because we think there are plenty of reasons…
The best companies in the world use Designbysoap Ltd
We’re proud to boast a client list that includes 20% of the top ten companies on Earth (as ranked by the FT Global 500), 10% of the top 30 and 5% of the top 500. All of the top search engines use us for creative content, and scores of other major worldwide brands including Microsoft, Google, AOL, PayPal, Capital One, Experian, MoneySupermarket, Deloitte, Ford and hundreds of others. We’re also one of the main suppliers of infographics and creative content to the biggest SEO and marketing agencies in the UK and the US, including SEER Interactive, iCrossing, Ogilvy, Yoast, SEOGadget, STEAK, Shine and many, many more.
Check out our clients page for a more comprehensive list of who we work with.
We build trust and work with our clients to deliver the best service possible
We value all our clients and understand the importance of building trust, but don’t take our word for it, here’s a quote from Wil Reynolds - CEO of SEER Interactive:
When stuff hit the fan and John at Designbysoap pulled so many late nights to help us deliver for the client, I made a lot of mistakes and was under a lot of pressure after taking this client over, yet I have never seen a contractor take the mistakes that I made and say, I’m here for you and I will help you, like he did.
We will always go the extra mile for our clients and do our utmost to deliver the best service possible.
You’ve already seen our work (even if you don’t know it)
Unless you spend no time at all online and don’t read newspapers, we’re confident you will have already seen our design and/or marketing work. Our work has been featured on major international sites including Mashable, Wired, The Next Web, Channel 4, ZOO, Destructoid, Autoblog, G4, Orange, Yoast, SEOMoz and numerous others, as well as newspapers and magazines including The Guardian, The Financial Times, The Sun, The Independent, Music Week, Glamour and many, many more.
We’re experts at what we do
We live and breath design and marketing, and with over 30 years cumulative experience, we’ve become very good at our core disciplines. But we don’t expect you to just take our word for it, so here’s some proof that we’re considered experts in our field.
We are preferred suppliers to a wide range of major brands and organisations – as well as those mentioned above, we’re also preferred suppliers to The European Commission, The NHS, The Department For Culture, Media and Sports, Durham University, Cambridge University Press, Intuit, Random House, The Royal College of Physicians and many more.
Our infographic design work has also won us Featured Designer or Certified Designer status on Visual.ly, Infographic Archive, Info-Graphic.co.uk and the Infographic Blog. Check out our infographic design page to see the badges we’ve been awarded (as well as some of the work we’ve produced).
We’re also expert contributors to the holy grail of SEO resources, the SEOMoz main blog. Check out our post on creating quality content and another on getting the maximum number of links for your infographic for good examples.
Our expertise also wins us long-term consultancy work with major brands all over the world – for example we’re an official consultant to Capital One - and we’re also regularly invited to give talks and training seminars at brand headquarters and conventions throughout the UK and Europe.
Still not convinced? Listen to what some of our clients have to say:
Working with Designbysoap was nothing but a pleasure. We used their infographic design team for a range of public and internal communications and the work they delivered was consistently of the highest quality and always delivered on time. In addition, they’re always available to give expert advice on our marketing and design efforts.
The infographics produced for us by Designbysoap were perfect for what we had in mind and we’ve had nothing but extremely good feedback on the designs. They will always be our preferred supplier for infographic design.
Orange Business Services
There was no question in our minds about selecting Designbysoap for our Digital Agenda infographic – they’re experts in the field and were the clear choice.
The European Commission
We’re good at what we do, and we know how to deliver the maximum impact and exposure for our design and marketing work.
We’re honest, up-front and we’re there for our clients
Unlike a lot of other agencies, we always strive to be honest and up-front with our clients. If something isn’t working, or we’re running behind schedule, we’ll call you and tell you. We’re completely transparent with our SEO methods too – we’ll let you know each and every month exactly what we’ve been doing and why. This might sound unremarkable, but it’s surprisingly rare in the SEO industry. Most agencies want to keep the mystery in the arts of online marketing and search engine optimisation, so that you think you can’t do without them. That’s not us. No mystery, no hidden tactics, no sneaky methods. We’ll tell you exactly what your money is being spent on and help you understand the process as much as possible.
We’re also there for our clients – both directors will readily give out their mobile numbers, so if you have an emergency out of hours you can still get hold of us. Whatever the issue, you’ll find us eager to get involved and always there to guide you through it.
We don’t tie you down with long-term contracts
Another rare occurrence in the SEO industry – most agencies will want you to sign 6, 12 or 18 month contracts guaranteeing you as a paid client. We’ve never understood this practice. If you’re not happy with our services, you shouldn’t be forced to continue paying for them. Our clients stay with us because they want to - because they’re happy with what we’re doing for them and because we’re providing a measurable and remarkable return on investment.
We’re a socially responsible and charitable company
We’re not all about turnover and profit at Designbysoap, we like to get involved and help those most in need of it. We regularly work at a reduced rate for charitable causes and sometimes offer our services completely free of charge if we feel it’s a deserving cause. As a result, we’ve worked with Hard Rock, Yoko Ono, Why Hunger, RSPB, WWF, The Equality and Human Rights Commission and many other charities and socially responsible organisations. We feel it’s the least we can do.
We love what we do (and so will you)
We honestly love design and marketing – so much that our enthusiasm for projects makes us feel as involved in their success as you do. We make a point of looking after our staff and keeping them happy and motivated, so that they provide you with the best possible service and keep our clients coming back to us. Don’t believe us? Give us a call and we’d be happy to prove it to you.
So what are you waiting for? Drop us an email or call us on 01432 373 670 and let us show you exactly what we can do.