I'm Steven Shipley

I'm a web developer and designer with an emphasis on front-end development, UI development, web application development, and UX/UI design. Currently, I'm looking for full-time positions in San Diego County. I'm also open to contract or part-time freelance work. I look forward to talking more about how my experience and skills would fulfill your needs for your next project or position.

UI Development

Website Updates & SEO

Landing Pages

Company Branding Websites

Portfolio Websites

Email Development

Archive Pages

Recruiting Websites

About Me

I have 5+ years of experience in web development and a strong background in design. I'm passionate about object-oriented programming and about design/development for the best and most accessible user experience. I have extensive experience with PHP, HTML5, CSS3, responsive design best practices, SVG animations and CSS animations, and JavaScript. I am proficient in best practices for responsive design, SEO, ARIA and accessibility standards, cross-browser compatibility, and website/server optimization.


  • DealerSocket, Inc., San Clemente, CA - Web Developer/Designer

    August 2019 - June 2020

    Full-stack web development (70% front end/ 30% back end) and design for websites, landing pages, web pages, WordPress modules and taxonomies, HTML email and newsletter templates. Web server management, SEO optimization, responsive web design. Technologies include: WordPress, Plesk, PHP, mySQL, JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3, SASS/SCSS, GitHub, Marketo, XHTML, HTML Email.

  • Freelance Web Development, Trabuco Canyon, CA - Web Developer/Designer

    October 2018 - August 2019

    Full-stack web development (80% front end/ 20% back end) and design for websites, landing pages, web pages, UX/UI design, UI development, WordPress templates and themes, HTML email and newsletter templates, digital animation, and digital media graphics. Consulting for web services, hosting, responsive design best practices, and SEO optimization. Technologies include: HTML5, CSS3, Bootstrap 4, SASS/SCSS, JavaScript, JS plugins, jQuery, PHP, SQL, WordPress, cPanel.

  • Investor's Business Daily, Playa Vista, CA - Front-End Web Developer

    February 2017 - October 2018

    Front-end web development and design for in-house marketing team. Design and development for: web pages, interactive modules, marketing pages, POS pages, and interactive educational pages using AngularJS, JavaScript, JS plugins, SVG animations, and CSS3 animations on a .NET CMS and WordPress. Technologies include: HTML5, CSS3, Bootstrap 4, SASS/SCSS, JavaScript, JS plugins, jQuery, AngularJS, PHP, AJAX, SQL, .NET, XML, JSON, XHTML, HTML Email Development.

  • PIXOMONDO, Los Angeles, CA - Front-End Web Developer

    April 2016 - October 2016

    Ground-up design/development for internal knowledge base website in WordPress. Biweekly updates to home page, custom article page templates, recruiting sites, and custom UI modules for existing external WordPress website [pixomondo.com]. Tripled external site traffic within 4 months, reduced bounce rate from 40% to 5% and increased user interaction/unique page views. Technologies include: HTML5, CSS3, Bootstrap, JavaScript, JS plugins, jQuery, PHP, AJAX, SQL, JSON.

  • Woodbridge Group of Companies, LLC, Sherman Oaks, CA - Web Designer

    April 2015 - April 2016

    Design/development for company branding websites, job application pages, marketing landing pages, responsive HTML emails, web banners and digital ads. Technologies include: HTML5, CSS3, Bootstrap, JavaScript, JS plugins, jQuery, JSON.

  • Michael W. Folonis Architects, Santa Monica, CA - Marketing Assistant

    February 2014 - March 2015

    Designed and updated marketing assets for client proposals, brochures, RFPs & RFQs submittals, award submittals, publication packages, and presentations.

  • VIACOM, MTV Networks, Santa Monica, CA - Architectural Assistant

    June 2013 - September 2013

    Created 3D floor plans in AutoCAD for architectural planning in CA and NY.

  • Resource Webs, LLC, Santa Monica, CA - Graphic Designer

    June 2012 - August 2013

    Designed icons, banner ads, and web pages as part of the brand’s visual library.

  • STV Incorporated, Irvine, CA - Project Assistant

    May 2011 - September 2011

    General office work, client proposal documents, field work, and data entry.