Verified Expert in Engineering
WordPress Optimization Developer
Webpack, Gulp, PhpStorm, Laravel Valet, MySQL, PHP, MacOS, Advanced Custom Fields (ACF)
The most amazing...
...project that I have worked on is a single-page application using Vue and WordPress that allowed users to generate a quote for a custom-printed t-shirt order.
WordPress and Solutions Developer
Firefly Partners, LLC
- Codeveloped a base theme for all website projects that allowed clients to easily update the content on their websites with flexibility in how it is displayed by utilizing a flexible module-based page builder.
- Led the company's SEO initiative to help our clients understand and improve their SEO.
- Implemented the continuous deployment to bot staging and a production version of client websites.
- Refactored many websites to bring them up to today's standards for SEO (speed, layout, etc.), accessibility, and flexibility for the client.
Senior Web Developer
- Tasked with developing and maintaining an in-house base theme to allow for rapid WordPress development of websites that are beautiful, accessible, and performant with a solid technical SEO foundation.
- Set up the CI/CD integration with GitLab for all our projects.
- Collaborated closely with agency leadership in formulating web development strategy and implementation.
- Provided ongoing guidance to content writers, project and account managers, and designers to streamline internal web development processes.
- Worked closely with small to medium-sized businesses from the initial planning phase of their web projects through design, build, and launch.
Full-stack WordPress Developer
- Co-developed a base for all website projects that allowed clients to easily update the content on their websites with the flexibility in how it is displayed by utilizing a flexible module based page-builder.
- Introduced the team to SEO best practices. Implemented several technical SEO improvements to existing client websites as well as trained team members on best practices relating to technical SEO when developing websites.
- Implemented continuous deployment to bot staging and a production version of client websites.
- Refactored many websites to bring them up to today's standards for SEO (speed, layout, and more), accessibility, and flexibility for the client.
Abstrakt Marketing Group
- Co-developed a custom framework and a series of plugins to expedite the development of fast, lightweight, and SEO-rich WordPress sites in a high-volume environment.
- Received the "Developer of the Month" award for three consecutive months for my ability to get client projects completed on time while also improving internal processes and training junior developers.
- Reduced client site development time by over 60 hours within the first 30 days of employment by refactoring our processes from design to deployment.
- Moved over ten client sites from bare metal server to WP Engine.
- Worked closely with small to medium-sized businesses from the initial planning phase of their web projects, through design, build, and launch.
- Developed, managed, and maintained dozens of WordPress websites.
Custom T-shirt Quoting Tool SPAhttps://quote.marathonsportswear.net/
Kids In Need of Defense | Non-profit Website Buildhttps://supportkind.org/
Custom WooCommerce Website for CBD Companyhttps://elannaturals.com/
I built them a WordPress website that is easy for them to update with flexible page layouts, and I set up WooCommerce to work with their many SKUs and variations.
Sage, jQuery, WordPress API, REST APIs, WordPress REST API, Vue
Git, Advanced Custom Fields (ACF), PhpStorm, Composer, Gulp, NPM, Google Analytics, Webpack
WordPress, Docker, MacOS, GreenSock Animation Platform (GSAP), WooCommerce
WordPress Optimization, WordPress Themes, WordPress Plugins, Gravity Forms, Front-end, Web Development, SEO Tools, Elementor, Accessibility, Laravel Valet, SVG, Alpine, Web Scraping
Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Object-oriented Programming (OOP)
Technical SEO Certification
Technical Site Audit Certification