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Justin Hubbard

Freelance Website Designer & Website Programmer

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Location:Louisville, Kentucky, United States
Phone: 502-807-7385
Website: http://www.behance.net/justinhubbard
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/justinhubbard
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Kudos
4.5
2 Skills
$35
Rate/Hr
Design and Development for the web has been a passion of mine professionally since 2009. Whether it’s a responsive website, mobile UI or a web application, I love the whole process of building something from concept to finished product.

Qualifications
• 5 years as a web designer, front-end and back-end developer with an emphasis on the former.
• Professionally created over 100 projects including dynamic websites, web applications, Wordpress plugins and more.
• Contributed 6+ tutorials on the tutsplus network covering web design theory, css, HTML5 and more.
• Contributed Wordpress plugins, CSS3 UI kits and jQuery scripts on CodeCanyon while selling over 100.

Experience
SMD Enterprises – 2013 to 2014 | www.derbydeals.com
Senior Designer & Developer
• Took over as lead designer & developer for the existing SMD flagship product, www.derbydeals.com (built in Wordpress/WP-Ecommerce) while overseeing freelancers.
• Had multiple duties including web design, web development (front/back-end), graphic design, server administration, project management/planning, content management, copywriting along with other duties.
• Increased page rank for SEO targeted keywords.
• Technologies and tools used: HTML5, CSS3, PHP, jQuery, Wordpress, Photoshop, Adobe Fireworks, Sublime, Git, MySQL, AngularJS, SASS and others.

Leap Agency – 2012 to 2013 | www.leapagency.com
Interactive Developer
• Was the sole developer on a small team of 3.
• Built and maintained client websites.
• Technologies were 90% Wordpress using HTML5, CSS3, jQuery, PHP, SASS, Bootstrap, AngularJS, Prototype and the rest raw PHP with some ASP.NET mixed in.
• Went beyond clients expectations by adding in additional features and understanding their vision.
• Increased productivity by creating a Wordpress framework (main theme) that handled common tasks such as importing Google Analytics, custom back-end branding, etc.
• Occasionally met with clients to assess their business goals and determine a viable roadmap for their web presence.
• Built advanced custom plugins for clients with unique needs.

eLIONWEB – 2010 to 2013| www.elionweb.com
Director/Owner
• Work on each project from start to finish, including concept, design and development.
• Manage projects with a team of outsourced workers using PRM tools such as Basecamp, then Skype for collaboration.
• Increased brand awareness and company viability through internet marketing, blogging and participating in various online communities.
• Used all front/back-end and design tools/technologies. These include HTML5, CSS3, PHP, jQuery, Wordpress, Joomla and Adobe Suite among others.

Freelancer – 2009 to 2010 | www.justinhubbard.me
Web & Application Designer/Developer
• Spent time focusing on designing and developing custom Wordpress themes and plugins, CSS3 UI Elements, scripts and other digital products.
• Increased visibility through LinkedIn and Twitter networking, SEO, consulting and community participation.
• Built a standalone Email Marketing Campaign software in PHP using Twitter Bootstrap and YII framework, similar to Mailchimp or Aweber.
• Constantly continuing my education, improving skills and giving back to the open-source community by sharing my knowledge though tutorials, blogs and helping on StackOverflow.com as well as Forrst.com.

Primary Skills

CSS3
HTML5
jQuery
PHP
Adobe Suite
Wordpress
Responsive
Sublime Text
W3C Standards
UI/UX

Related skills
Project Management Cross-Platform/Cross-Browser testing Copywriting Blogging Brand Development & Management PSD to HTML
Drupal Agile Development SASS Laravel Twitter Bootstrap AngularJS

Links
• www.behance.net/justinhubbard - Personal portfolio. www.linkedin.com/in/iamjustinhubbard - Professional LinkedIn profile.
• Staging.navigate.ribbitt.com – One of my most recent projects.
• www.codecanyon.net/user/elion - Marketplace where I create and sell various scripts.
• www.webdesign.tutsplus.com/author/justin/ - #1 tutorial site on the web where I contribute lessons to the design & development community.

Justin Hubbard - 2013