Modern Web Development
for Your Organization

Website Development

Build your home on the web. I specialize in WordPress development, theming, and plugins.

Mobile Friendly Theming

Create a modern web design that looks great on all devices, from your phone to your desktop.

Search Engine Optimization

Get found in all major search engines with search optimized web pages and content strategy.

Site Maintenance

Keep your website running smoothly with expertise in plugins, configuration, and web hosting.

Institute for Policy Studies

Foreign Policy In Focus

OtherWords

RepubliCorp

Inequality.org

AGIT-POP

Brian Cruikshank

Brian Cruikshank

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I’m a freelance web developer based in Washington, D.C. specializing in building modern websites that are responsive and look great in all devices. My platform of choice is WordPress which is a user-friendly content publishing platform that now runs just over 20% of the web. My clients have typically been non-profits or progressive-oriented individuals and organizations trying to do good in the world.

Skills

Technical:

  • WordPress and Bootstrap site development
  • HTML5, CSS, jQuery, PHP
  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Internet marketing
  • Website performance, caching, and optimization
  • Image editing with¬†Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom
  • Website hosting and maintenance
  • Git, Subversion (version-control systems)
  • Microsoft Office and Google Apps
  • Operating Systems: Unix / Linux and¬†Microsoft Windows
  • Salsa Labs’ Salsa and Blackbaud’s Luminate Online platforms

Other interests:

  • Advocacy Campaigning
  • Online Marketing and Promotion
  • Social Media for Advocacy
  • Professional Photography
  • AcroYoga and partner acrobatics
  • Rock Climbing

If you want no drama, take-care-of-business-and-make-it-look-easy web development and support, look no further. Brian is efficient, focused, incredibly knowledgeable, and a pleasure to work with. I've hired him for more than a few projects and keep coming back.

Andrew Boyd, Executive Director, Beautiful Trouble

If you would like to chat about a project or any other reason please use the contact form below and I will get back to you as soon as I can.