I work with artists + small businesses looking to create or revamp their web presence.

Freelance Web Development

⟟ Philadelphia


I prioritize accessibility for both users and clients, ensuring that every web presence I create is inclusive and user-friendly. With a Full Stack Web Development Certification from the University of Pennsylvania's intensive coding program, I'm trained in both front-end and back-end development. Additionally, I have a Bachelor's degree in Art History from Temple University, giving me a unique perspective on design and aesthetics, allowing me to direct or assist the creative process for a web project. By leveraging agile methodologies, I collaborate closely with clients to deliver optimized and impactful websites.

I'm always open to new & interesting projects - let's work together to bring your vision to life online!

Lead collaborative project to revamp website for a large makerspace in South Philadelphia. Elements include animation, filtered tenant directory, events calendar, and multi-layered navigation.

Year: 2024
Role: Project management, development, design assistance
Design: Kelley Garrard
View site: Bok <>

Ongoing development needs for the existing site of a boutique hotel and shop in Philadelphia. Notably built booking widgets for hotel page and post-launch quality assurance.

Year: 2023 - Current
Role: Development
View site: Yowie <>

Solo development and design project for a boutique hotel and event space in Philadelphia.

Development

Website Design

2023
Branding: Kelley Garrard
View site: The Deacon <>

Lead collaborative project to revamp website for a large makerspace in South Philadelphia. Elements include animation, filtered tenant directory, events calendar, and multi-layered navigation.

2024
Role: Development, design assistance
Design: Kelley Garrard
View site: The Parker <>

Lead collaborative project to revamp website for a seasonal rooftop bar in Philadelphia. User experience design reduced an overwhelmingly high volume of phone and email questions to basically zero.

2022
Role: Project management, UX design, development
View site: Bok Bar <>

Lead collaborative project to revamp website for a seasonal rooftop bar in Philadelphia. User experience design reduced an overwhelmingly high volume of phone and email questions to basically zero.

Project management

UX Design

Development

2022
Graphic Design: Kelley Garrard
View site: Bok Bar <>

Lead collaborative project to revamp website for a large makerspace in South Philadelphia. Elements include animation, filtered tenant directory, events calendar, and multi-layered navigation.

2024
Role: Project management, development, design assistance
Design: Kelley Garrard
View site: Bok <>

Hand holding phone of the homepage of this site

Lead collaborative project to revamp website for a large makerspace in South Philadelphia. Elements include animation, filtered tenant directory, events calendar, and multi-layered navigation.

2024
Role: Project management, development, design assistance
Design: Kelley Garrard
View site: Bok <>

Lead collaborative project to revamp website for a large makerspace in South Philadelphia. Elements include animation, filtered tenant directory, events calendar, and multi-layered navigation.

2024
Role: Project management, development, design assistance
Design: Kelley Garrard
View site: Bok <>

Lead collaborative project to revamp website for a large makerspace in South Philadelphia. Elements include animation, filtered tenant directory, events calendar, and multi-layered navigation.

2024
Role: Project management, development, design assistance
Design: Kelley Garrard
View site: Bok <>

Lead collaborative project to revamp website for a seasonal rooftop bar in Philadelphia. User experience design reduced an overwhelmingly high volume of phone and email questions to basically zero.

Project management

UX Design

Development

2022
Graphic Design: Kelley Garrard
View site: Bok Bar <>

Lead collaborative project to revamp website for a large makerspace in South Philadelphia. Elements include animation, filtered tenant directory, events calendar, and multi-layered navigation.

2024
Role: Development, design assistance
Design: Kelley Garrard
View site: The Parker <>

Lead collaborative project to revamp website for a large makerspace in South Philadelphia. Elements include animation, filtered tenant directory, events calendar, and multi-layered navigation.

2024
Role: Development, design assistance
Design: Kelley Garrard
View site: The Parker <>

Lead collaborative project to revamp website for a large makerspace in South Philadelphia. Elements include animation, filtered tenant directory, events calendar, and multi-layered navigation.

2024
Role: Development, design assistance
Design: Kelley Garrard
View site: The Parker <>

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Lead collaborative project to revamp website for a large makerspace in South Philadelphia. Elements include animation, filtered tenant directory, events calendar, and multi-layered navigation.

2024
Role: Development, design assistance
Design: Kelley Garrard
View site: The Parker <>

HTML5 CSS3 JavaScript React.js jQuery Handlebars Bootstrap MaterializeUI
HTML5 CSS3 JavaScript React.js jQuery Handlebars Bootstrap MaterializeUI
HTML5 CSS3 JavaScript React.js jQuery Handlebars Bootstrap MaterializeUI
HTML5 CSS3 JavaScript React.js jQuery Handlebars Bootstrap MaterializeUI
HTML5 CSS3 JavaScript React.js jQuery Handlebars Bootstrap MaterializeUI
HTML5 CSS3 JavaScript React.js jQuery Handlebars Bootstrap MaterializeUI
HTML5 CSS3 JavaScript React.js jQuery Handlebars Bootstrap MaterializeUI
HTML5 CSS3 JavaScript React.js jQuery Handlebars Bootstrap MaterializeUI
Node.JS Express.js MySQL Sequelize MongoDB Mongoose Apollo GraphQL
Node.JS Express.js MySQL Sequelize MongoDB Mongoose Apollo GraphQL
Node.JS Express.js MySQL Sequelize MongoDB Mongoose Apollo GraphQL
Node.JS Express.js MySQL Sequelize MongoDB Mongoose Apollo GraphQL
Node.JS Express.js MySQL Sequelize MongoDB Mongoose Apollo GraphQL
Node.JS Express.js MySQL Sequelize MongoDB Mongoose Apollo GraphQL
Node.JS Express.js MySQL Sequelize MongoDB Mongoose Apollo GraphQL
Node.JS Express.js MySQL Sequelize MongoDB Mongoose Apollo GraphQL

Work

Development for the Bok Building

Lead the redevelopment of the website for an adaptive-reuse maker space in Philadelphia, in collaboration with a graphic designer. Lead UX design, assisted with the rest of the design process, and build the site on Squarespace, adding on almost 1k lines of custom code, a filtering widget, and custom multi-layer navigation.

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Ongoing development needs for Yowie

Post-development with another agency, I assist this client with all development needs, which has so far included the addition of a booking widget to their hotel page, announcement bars, pop-ups, static buttons, and  cosmetic edits like spacing and positioning.

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Design + Development for the Deacon

Worked solely on the redesign and development of a boutique hotel and event space's website, which had existing branding and graphics. Developed on Squarespace with the addition of custom fonts, custom header/footer/mobile navigation layout, and animations.

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Development for The Parker

Currently in development for a modern but accessible website for a new apartment building coming soon to South Philly. The site functions as a marketing tool for attracting and informing potential renters, as well as a tool for residents to easily connect with the company. Full site coming soon!

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Screenshot of Minimal Chaos's landing page with a rolled up rug and a button that says "Shop now"

Custom code for Minimal Chaos

Found creative HTML + CSS solutions for this retailer's Shopify site so it could reach the client's vision for design + functionality, espcially to overcome areas where Shopify limits design. Included Flodesk integration and small cosmetic adjustments.

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Project Management for Bok Bar

Worked between a graphic designer and the client for a full refresh on the bar + event space's website. Sourced all content, lead UX design, and assisted with custom code during Squarespace development.

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gif of e-commerce site with hat image and moving text

Development + Design for Amazulu Collections

Squarespace revamp for a fashion e-commerce site. The scope of this solo project included UX exploration, design, content sourcing, and development. Custom code included a language selector tool from Google Translate and an accessibility tool.

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Design + Development for Wes' Rib House

A quick 2 week turn around for this site that needed full design and Squarespace development with existing branding. Custom code elements included original fonts, icon replacement for default cursor, and rotating marquees.

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Development + Design for MyND

Replicated the antiquated Wordpress homepage on Squarespace and expanded on design and content for additional pages. Project began with a collaborative consultation to explore various revamp options and host-sites.

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Development for The Pottery Gym

Replace Weebly site with an expanded new Squarespace site; including eight pages, Acuity Scheduling integration, and new branding. Designed + developed entire site prior to equipping business owner with the tools to continue expanding format and design.

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Development + Design for an artist portfolio

Creative solutions for an artist portfolio that doubles as two seperate e-commerce brands under one Squarespace subscription. Primary challenges included UX design for a multitude of brands, as well as custom code to create seperate headers, branding, and menus.

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gif of site with team member images and cursor hovering over each

Custom code for C/G Realty

There's always a way to conquer Squarespace's limitations- I suggest you never settle, no matter how minor the feature. CSS code injections allowed for names + roles to be revealed on hover.

Hand holding phone of the homepage of this site

Development for a World Cup event site

Designed this single page site using marketing materials and full development on Squarespace. Additional custom code included a language selector tool from Google Translate and an accessibility tool.

Screenshot of homepage

Glitch maintenance for Beck Stavely

Edited HTML + CSS to customize breakpoint for the nav bar on this client's site. This site already had custom ordering of nav components but as the screen size reduced, elements overlapped. The code solution broke the nav into mobile layout at a much larger screen width.

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Screenshot of a Von Dutch purse listing on a resale website.

Full-stack development for Bottom Drawer Marketplace

Lead front end + back end developer for an original e-commerce trading site with experimental concept primarily using Node.js, Express.js, and MySQL.

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Image of someone's hands logging into the application on an iPhone

Development for a tip tracking app

Lead UX design and front end development for MooLah, an original browser app with andvanced features like account security, a RESTful calendar, data graphing, and the NYT API.

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webflow squarespace shopify wordpress wix
webflow squarespace shopify wordpress wix
webflow squarespace shopify wordpress wix
webflow squarespace shopify wordpress wix
webflow squarespace shopify wordpress wix
webflow squarespace shopify wordpress wix
webflow squarespace shopify wordpress wix

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