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Hello. I’m Adam Balée; a freelance web developer based in West Chester, PA.

I collaborate with design studios, marketing companies, non-profit organizations and small businesses, bringing creative visions to life through custom WordPress themes, Craft CMS solutions, and modern JavaScript frameworks like React, Next.js, Vue, and Nuxt.js.

What I Do

I design, develop, deploy, optimize, and maintain responsive websites using HTML, CSS, Javascript, & PHP — specializing in Craft CMS & WordPress.

Front-end Development

  • HTML5, CSS, Sass & Less
  • Webpack, Gulp, Grunt, NPM & Yarn
  • Javascript & Vue.js
  • BEM
  • CSS & Javascript Animation
  • Git (Github, Bitbucket, Gitlab)
  • Sketch, Adobe XD, Illustrator, Photoshop

CMS Development

  • WordPress & WooCommerce
  • Craft CMS & Craft Commerce
  • Drupal
  • Expression Engine
  • PHP, MySQL & SQL*
  • Laravel*
  • CodeIgniter*
  • Node.js*

*Programming languages, databases, and PHP frameworks

Server Administration

  • LAMP & LEMP Stacks
  • AWS & Google Cloud
  • Bash Scripting
  • CRON
  • Ansible
  • Docker
  • Vagrant

Performance Optimization

  • Website Performance Audits
  • Google Pagespeed Insights (Lighthouse)
  • CDN Integration
  • Image Optimization
  • Lazy Loading

Featured Work

I was recently commissioned to handle the front-end development and Craft CMS integration for the National Writing Project. This site was an in-house project designed by Untuck, a design studio based in the Greater Philadelphia area.

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Interested in working together? Let's talk.

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