About Me

  • Full Name:Christopher Postill
  • Email:info@chrispostill.com
  • Experience:14+ years
  • Lives In:Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Hobbies:Music Production, Illustration & Running

I am a creative living and working in Nova Scotia, Canada. I design for the web, specializing in Wordpress design & development.

My skillset includes responsive web design, full stack L.A.M.P. development and design-related consultation. As an independent freelancer for over a decade, I take pride in my ability to deliver both professional service and beautiful products to my clients.

I've worked with a roster of over 150 clients in my 14+ years as an independent freelancer - on projects ranging from small startup business websites to large-scale web applications for universities & governments. I am currently available for freelance enquiries.

My Experience

  • Work Experience

  • Senior Developer / Designer

    Independent Freelance - 2010 - Current

    10 years experience working as an independent freelancer. Project management, front-end design and full stack development. Worked with a portfolio of over 150 clients including Food First, Parlour Salon, INSEAD and many others..

  • Senior Developer / Designer

    Perfect Day Canada - 2015 - 2017

    Worked as lead in-house web designer/developer at Perfect Day Canada. Managed and delivered large-scale web projects for Memorial University, Frontier Subsea, MMSB, Government of Newfoundland, and many others.

  • Junior Developer / Designer

    Heroic Interactive- 2009 - 2011

    Worked on a team developing web apps & games to support various children's television properties. Responsibilities included graphic design, web design & web development.


  • Education

  • Bachelor Of Fine Arts Degree

    Ryerson University - 2004 - 2008

    Graduated with honours from the "New Media & Interactive Arts" program at Ryerson University. Went on to maintain the Faculty website.

  • Biz Start Program

    Youth Employment Services - 2006 - 2010

    Attended the BizStart Entrepreneurship program as a participant during 2006. Returned to the program as a web technologies consultant for young entrepreneurs during the following 4 years.

What I Do

Front-End Design

I've been working with HTML, CSS, jQuery & PHP for almost two decades now. Making professional websites that present your content well is what I do best.

Web Development

I specialize in development using the Wordpress engine as a CMS. All of my sites are built from the ground up with custom themes, custom plugins & only the necessary components of the Wordpress engine.

Responsive

With such a large portion of web traffic using mobile devices nowadays, I always build my sites 'mobile-first'. That means they end up looking great no matter what size screen they are viewed on.

Branding

I've worked with many clients to develop unique logos and wordmarks for their brand. I have experience delivering logos, stationary, business cards & well-documented brand guidelines.

Analytics

Trust me, I know that SEO is important to my clients, experiene has taught me just how important it is. I can help optomize your SEO and set you up with te proper tools to keep track of it.

Support

I work hard to offer my clients the support they need after a site has launched. Ask me about the differnet support packages I have available & rest easy knowing that I've got your back.

Skills

HTML595%
CSS395%
jQuery90%
PHP95%
MySQL85%
Sass95%
UI/UX90%
Wordpress Development95%

Platforms

WordPress95%

Google Analytics85%

Sketch85%

Adobe Software Suite80%

Procreate80%

NativeScript70%

Adobe85%

CakePHP75%

Hire Me

Let's chat more about your project and how I might be able to help build it!

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