I'm Steven Shipley

I'm a web developer and designer with an emphasis on web development, UX/UI design, and HTML email design/development. Currently, I'm looking for full-time positions in San Diego County and work-at-home opportunities. 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.


  • Cengage Group, Temecula, CA - Multi-Media Designer

    January 2021

    • Design and development for online educational course content for a variety of subjects including technology, languages, medical, education, finance, and more.
    • Created interactives, games, digital graphics, and motion graphics for student engagement and educational purposes.
    • Technologies include: JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3, Photoshop, Illustrator, Learning Objects, Automake, Amazon S3.

  • 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.