How to start a graphic designing agency

Muhammed AJ
2 min readJul 19, 2023

Today, In the era of digital transformation there is a massive scope for graphic designing agencies. As a founder of a graphic designing agency in Kerala named Ameos Designs, I can help you with some simple steps to follow.

Here are the steps,

1. Define your niche — When you wish to start an agency you have to decide your niche first. As we all know graphic designing industry is like an ocean. From there, we have to find a single drop that we can do our best. It will help us to target our audience better.

2. Have a business plan — After finding our niche, we have to outline our goals, strategies, target market, etc

3. Have a strong portfolio — we have to build our portfolio by showcasing our best works, If we are just starting to do some personal projects and create a portfolio, then only we get potential clients as we wish.

4. Establish brand identity — Create a professional logo and a brand story that reflects the vision and mission of our agency.

5. Network with industry specialists — We can market our agency by joining online communities, attending events, etc. Also, we can use our social media to post our ads and build more connections.

6. Invest in tools — Purchase the necessary and best hardware and software to deliver high-quality works.

7. Pricing and structure — Do market research and determine your pricing structure.

8. Focus on client satisfaction — We have to make sure that all our work will be delivered on time, have excellent customer service, and build a strong network with them.

At last, to all aspiring graphic designing agency owners “ Be prepared to accept the changes in the industry and evolve your strategies as per the market. Hire a team when you might need additional designers or supporting staff when your workload increases.

Good luck and all the best,

Let's start your journey.