With over a decade of experience in the Washington, DC metro region, WDG brings together top expertise in digital strategy, design and development to help clients conquer their biggest web challenges.

Verticals We Serve

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As an association, you are constantly looking for new ways to further the interests of the professionals in your area of focus. We can help your professional audiences with a new, updated digital presence, making it easier for them to find resources, news, education opportunities, policy positions, and even more.

Along with providing extensive research and strategy sessions and crafting new design directions, we can integrate many association management systems to guarantee your website’s security while you populate your databases with member information.

We have partnered with many nationally-known associations, including:

  • American Coatings Association
  • National Realtors Association
  • National Industries for the Blind
  • The National Stone, Sand, and Gravel Association
  • Special Libraries Association

Our proven record of successful AMS integrations include work with:

  • Abila netFORUM
  • Euclid ClearVantage
  • Salesforce
  • Breakeven

Let’s build a better user experience for your members. Reach out to us: [email protected].

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If your business focuses on selling products and services to other businesses, how do you stand out from the competition? As a business-to-business company, an engaging website can be the difference between obtaining a new business lead or not.

We have extensive experience working with B2B companies, and our portfolio features some of the largest names out there, including:

  • Acentia
  • Penton
  • Intercede
  • Cognosante
  • hcentive
  • Praescient Analytics
  • Modern Survival Solutions

Ready to increase conversion with the best sales tool possible? Connect with us today: [email protected].

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Your business focuses on providing services to the federal government, so it’s important to showcase the best of your capabilities. We have ample experience working with the federal government, and we understand precisely what it takes for your clients to make successful bids to the government.

Our experience working with the B2G industry includes names such as:

  • Acentia
  • hcentive
  • Universal Consulting Group

We’ll partner with you to build a flexible, efficient platform that supports your capabilities. Get in touch: [email protected].

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As a foundation, your mission is serving the greater good. It’s crucial that you have a robust website that strategically supports your advocacy initiatives and fundraising goals. The Web Development Group will collaborate with you to build an innovative digital presence that bolsters your objectives, supports your audience and makes significant social impact.

Our experience includes working with foundations such as:

  • PhRMA Foundation
  • Conquer Cancer Foundation
  • Congressional Award

Let’s work together to make an impact. Connect with us: [email protected].

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News & Publications

Working with nationally-recognized publications to provide seamless editorial control and avenues for advertising revenue is among our specialities. We understand the need for complex, but easy-to-use, content management systems. Our team of developers create custom workflows that make content publishing and curation simple and straightforward, without the need to know code.

We’ve partnered with publications including:

  • The Atlantic Media Company
  • SpaceNews
  • WTOP
  • American Enterprise Institute

Want to learn how we can help provide your readership ideal experiences to consume different publications? Reach out to us: [email protected].

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Finding an agency that can transform ideas into design is one thing. Finding an agency that aligns with your goals and works with you side-by-side to accomplish that mission is something completely different.

We take pride in aligning ourselves with your mission and community goals. A partnership with The Web Development Group is more than a vendor-client relationship: our team invests itself and our design and web development services for non-profits to help you create an even bigger social impact.

When we’re not working with non-profits like The American Red Cross, Excelencia in Education, or the American Enterprise Institute, we redirect our efforts to our giving initiative, GiveBack DC. Every year, we strategize, design, and develop local non-profits customized website services free of charge. To date, The Web Development Group has donated over $300,000 worth of services to 7 local non-profits.

We’ve partnered with:

  • PaintCare
  • DC Diaper Bank
  • Hire Our Heroes
  • National Gold Star Family Registry
  • Alexandria Small Business Development Center
  • Charter Schools such as Carlos Rosario
  • Military Families United

Our solid record of integrations for non-profits include:

  • Salesforce
  • RePEc

Want to learn more about how our services can help you create a bigger impact? Connect with us: [email protected].

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Starting a business from scratch? There’s no better way to promote your company than with a website tailored perfectly to your evolving needs. Design and web development services for startups don’t have to be scary.

At The Web Development Group, we work with you one-on-one to ensure your original ideas are brought to life, exactly how you envision them. Need to strategize a branding campaign? Unsure of what your business’s logo should look like? Developing a digital application or an online learning service? Our team of strategists, designers and developers can help you engineer a website experience to do all of this and more.

We begin our design and web development services with thorough research sessions to uncover important insights into how we can best address your goals effectively. This understanding guides the design direction that you and our creative team take, highlighting your brand in a functional and engaging way. A custom CMS integration—WordPress or Drupal—completes the website redesign, but not before we test it rigorously to make sure it works for you. We can also recommend and implement many different integrations for robust, secure payment processes for your product and service offering.

Our experience working with startups and product-based companies include:

  • GuitarGate
  • Prip
  • Unfused
  • One Nation of Gamers

Ready to change the game? Get in touch: [email protected].

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Universities & Higher Education

You have a mission to deliver the best in higher education learning to students everywhere across the world. We have a mission to help you achieve that with our web development services for universities.

Do you need to improve application forms or update avenues for information searching? We use our expertise in design and web development services for universities to help you better engage, interact, and inform prospective and current students, faculty members, and the like.

When you work with The Web Development Group, you can be confident we will strategize, design, and develop your institution an impressive online presence that improves the digital experience for you and your students.

We’ve partnered with many education institutions, including:

  • Georgetown University
  • George Washington University
  • Templeton Honors College
  • Shenandoah University
  • CollegeBoard

Ready to improve the user experience of your digital presence? Connect with us: [email protected].

Research & Discovery

We build a digital foundation by understanding your business and industry, audiences, goals, and strengths and weaknesses to push your online presence forward. Our strategists begin by conducting research, using those findings to validate our decisions and uncover valuable insights to address your unique needs. During our research and discovery phase, we provide technical recommendations. Recommendations are based around the technology requirements, types of integrations, data migration and an in depth discussion on which open source platform is best for your business. Our developers specialize in WordPress and Drupal while our designers are platform agnostic and can design user experiences including Adobe Experience Manager, SiteWorx, Craft and Ektron.

  • Brand & Identity Planning
  • Business Analysis
  • Strategic Consulting
  • Content & Usability Audits
  • User Research
  • Persona Working Sessions
  • Stakeholder Interviews
  • Competitive Audit
  • Website Analytics & Data Review
  • Social Analytics
  • Communications Planning
  • CRM Strategy

Information Architecture

We blend creative and technical capabilities with your industry’s standards to uncover the perfect online solution for the digital sphere. Our strategists assess your site content to uncover paths and decision points for user tasks, and define content categories for optimized usability and findability.

  • Brand Experience Strategy & Design
  • Information Architecture
  • User Experience Strategy
  • Taxonomy Structure
  • Content Strategy
  • Persona Development
  • Consumer Insights
  • Mobile Strategy
  • Data Strategy
  • Communication Strategy
  • Product Strategy
  • Product Roadmapping
  • Product Monetization
  • Product Measurement & Analytics
  • Process Optimization
  • Media Research

Design & User Experience

We create superior interfaces to help you make meaningful connections with your audience. Our interaction designers craft elegant, innovative designs that enable your users to undertake tasks and achieve their goals. We work with you to ensure your digital platform is a differentiator and an effective tool for your business and your audiences. While we love WordPress and Drupal for content management systems, when it comes to design however, we are platform agnostic. We have the ability to provide our clients with the best possible visual designs regardless of the final content management system.

  • Branding & Identity Design
  • Narrative Design
  • Style Guides
  • Wireframing
  • Usability Testing & Research
  • UX Pattern Libraries
  • Interface Design
  • Interaction and Service Design
  • Platform Design
  • Prototyping
  • Motion Graphics & Video
  • Visual Design
  • User Scenarios & Personas
  • Naming
  • A/B Testing


We leverage the agility and strength of open source technology to build stable and scalable solutions.  Our knowledgeable website development team comes from diverse backgrounds and are well-equipped to provide custom programming services that guarantee code and website longevity. When it comes to open source content management systems, we specialize in WordPress and Drupal web development. We leverage WordPress and Drupal but use our expert PHP developers to customize the platforms to fit our clients business needs.

  • CMS Integration
  • WordPress
  • Drupal
  • AMS and CRM Integration
  • CRM Strategy
  • CRM Customization
  • Search Integration
  • Data Migration
  • Support

Let’s build something together.

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