When I was building my first website, I made the same mistake almost every new website creator makes: I skipped the planning stage and went straight …
Marina worked on our website and provided invaluable input and implementation. She often came up with ideas for how to improve something and is quite proactive in her thinking. I highly recommend Marina for any position—freelance or in-house—for which her skill sets apply.
~ Janet Levin, Senior Director of Sales & Distribution
Supervisor at North Atlantic Books
The backend of our website is much easier to use now and we've had 300 new newsletter subscribers in less than a month! Marina was very professional and clearly cared about the project she was working on.
~ Zoe Lambert, Marketing Manager
Client, Lazarus Naturals
Long ago, in the days of MySpace, I began dabbling in online marketing and coding as a way to get the word out about my monthly zine (a DIY print publication).
My love for communication and creativity soon lead me to get a degree in writing followed by a full-time job at a book publisher. There, I was tasked with managing the company's WordPress website and fell in love!
Working as an online marketer by day and a freelance web designer/developer by night, I spent years honing my skills before transitioning into my career as a full-time designer who also codes her work into being.
My drive to keep improving as a designer means I’m always working on a new project or enrolled in a course or two, studying everything from print design to user experience to front-end development.
With her wide range of skills, Marina gave me the tools to use our company's website and several other platforms effectively. She was impressively organized and answered questions clearly and concisely with a calming presence. An absolute joy to work with, Marina is an invaluable addition to any team.
~ Katie Gezi, Sales & Marketing Coordinator
Colleague at North Atlantic Books
Ethical website best practices are too often overlooked. I admit that even as someone who now carries around a copy of The Better World Shopping Guide …
You may be wondering What is coding anyways?, How does it work?, or Why does any of this matter to me? Maybe you want to get as far away from …