Experienced WordPress developer, creating innovative online solutions for small to medium sized businesses.
Who I am & what I do
I have spent most of my professional career working in the Web Hosting industry despite knowing very little about the industry when I started over 15 years ago. Through those 15 years I have provided tech support for one of the first ever Web Hosting companies in PowerSurge.net, innovated new cloud-based Web Hosting solutions for Siteocity.com and Geekhosting.com, and expanded my knowledge while working for one of the largest companies in the Hosting industry – cPanel.com.
In my time working in the Hosting industry I noticed a very common trend – small to medium sized businesses often needed a better website but couldn’t afford it. When looking into this further I found out that many businesses were being forced to pay astronomical upfront costs as well as monthly maintenance fees from so called “marketing” companies. This is a common, yet outdated, business practice that was needed 10+ years ago but it isn’t needed today. So I decided to do something about it.
Using the knowledge I have gained from the past 15 years, I started building websites for small to medium sized businesses for a fraction of the cost with no required monthly maintenance fee. Utilizing the powerful WordPress CMS your new site can be launched in just a few short weeks at a very affordable price. There is no reason why a business today shouldn’t have an attractive and affordable online presence.
Some of my work
These are sites that I have built or are in the process of being built. All sites are fully responsive and built using WordPress.
What I'm good at
I have spent the majority of my career reverse engineering other people’s websites in an attempt to diagnose and fix their issues. This process has helped me gain a very diverse skill set that I can use to build the best possible solution for your business. Whether you need a dynamic site with an online store or a static site that just provides the who, what, and why of your company – I can build it.
Don't take my word for it
Licensed Insurance Agent – Family Heritage Insurance
Ryan has assisted me with website projects in the past so naturally I went to him for my own website. His knowledge and creativity are exceptional. My website was built quickly and I would not trust my website to be built and hosted by anyone else! He is very responsive and I know that he will be there to assist me when needed. Thanks Ryan!
Managing Partner – George Oliver Companies
Working with Ryan to build our website was a great experience, his creativity opened doors for ideas that we haven’t seen implemented on other websites in our industry. He also made the experience much quicker than we expected, from start to finish we were able to get our website up and operational in days, not weeks or months like we experienced with other designers.
Vice President – McGregor’s Furniture
Ryan has been an amazing find for our company! We now have a professional site that we can be proud of and gives us opportunity to grow in the digital space. Ryan’s professionalism, thoroughness, and accessibility our top-notch! We could not be more pleased!
That’s how I work
The process begins with a review of your current website. I combine your current site, the industry of your business, and a sample of similar sites in your industry and come up with a basic template for your new site. With this template in mind we customize the site to fit your ideal design.
Assess current site
If you have a current site, I will review it to determine what the overall purpose of the site is and how I can extrapolate that information to a newer design.
Discuss your goals for new site
You can provide examples of other sites you like, discuss what you’d like to see from the new site, and the overall direction you would like the design to go.
Create basic template
I combine my assessment of your current site, any examples provided, and your overall ideas into a initial design template for review.
Develop site to meet your needs
Once the basic layout and idea for your site are agreed upon, I start building out your new site. Along the way I will submit updates for your review multiple times.
After everything is completed I submit your site for final review. The site will be a fully functioning website that you can interact with on a full, tablet, of mobile browser.
After the final review has been completed, I will help you launch your new site with the hosting company of your choice.