Minneapolis Web Design Company

Watermark Design prides itself on creativity, results, and reliability.


35+ Google Reviews with 5 star rating 


• Website Design & Development
• Top MN Web Hosting
• WordPress Maintenance

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“A year ago Mark designed our website. Not only have we achieved much more traffic but we are now able to take credit card sales because of the work he has done. Mark is easy to work with and always has his client’s needs in mind. Thanks, Mark!”
– Donna B.
— Google Review
“Mark blew our expectations on our project, we look forward to working with WaterMark Design again in the near future.”
– Dustin G.
— Facebook Review
“We had great experience with Mark at WaterMark design! He was knowledgeable and patient with us as we completely changed the look of our web site. We would highly recommend him.”
– Kristy M.
— Google Review

Web Design & Hosting

Out Of Elk River, MN


Hello. We are Watermark Design, an Elk River, Minnesota Web Design Company. Our goal is to provide top web design & development to start-ups, small businesses, churches and nonprofits through clarifying your message, positioning your client as the hero, tracking results, growing your business through the internet and transparency in all we do.

We love working with the curious, the novices, the outdated, the little guys, the mom and pop shops, the entrepreneurs and the up-and-comers. We are designers that care and love challenges.

We Are Web Designers, Developers, Artists & Techies

Who We Are

Watermark Design is a small Minneapolis Web Design & Website Hosting company founded by Mark Haugstad. In 2011 we launched from Fargo and then relocated to Elk River, Minnesota in 2013. Our main focus is building WordPress websites, but we also specialize in web hosting and graphic design. Mark has been a member of a local BNI networking chapters in Fargo, Maple Grove and Plymouth.

What We Do

We are creative innovators who love to build, design, learn, teach, collaborate and communicate. We build and maintain websites in WordPress, not because it’s easy, but because it allows our clients to maintain their sites if they so choose. Something NEW is our innovative & unique Build Your Golf Cart Software.

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Why Work With Watermark Design

Excellent Reviews

We are proud of what we do and always want your feedback. Google us and see our outstanding reviews across Google, Facebook and LinkedIn. We aren't satisfied unless you are!

Great Communication

If you've ever worked with an agency before, you know it can be frustrating to get the designer on the phone. We take pride in being readily available through both phone and email.

Top Results & Monitoring

Building a mobile-friendly website is key. We take it further and look at the speed of your website, page views, keyword ranking, security and uptime.