My Web Design / Front End Web Development Skill Set

Boston Web Designer Skillset

My primary and strongest skill set is expert level hand coded HTML & CSS. (I also have experience with all versions of Dreamweaver since v3 on collaborative projects and for management of mulitple websites). These are followed closely by:

Photoshop for web graphics including: web graphics production; image optimization; image editing & retouching; product image preparation for ecommerce sites.

Search Engine Marketing & website optimization including: on-page, on-site factors; external links; PPC campaign management.

Flash (all versions since 4) with an emphasis on interactive animation, file size optimization, search engine-friendly intergraton of Flash.

Featured Skill: Search Engine Marketing & Website Optimization

Search Engine Optimization is a skill that goes hand and hand with HTML & CSS and writing search engine-friendly code is a specialty of mine. That along with keyword research, resolving canonical URL issues, and building inbound links have proven to be value-added skills on many projects. more...

Secondary Web Design Skill: Javascript

Along with Dreamweaver behaviors, mouseovers, show/hide divs, pop-up windows, and DHTML I have utilized javascript for the following (and other) functions.

Other Acquired Webmaster Skills

As webmaster for an ecommerce website, and solely responsible for its management, often of necessity I acquired additional skills - from configuring & customizing shopping cart software to setting up a functioning customer / contact database to producing and sending bulk HTML email.

Working with PERL, MySql, PHP, and Apache mod_rewrite I was able to accomplish the company's online commerce goals.

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