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Hey, I'm Jesse

I'm a person doing frontend development, digital marketing, and content creation amongst other things.

Here's What I'm Good At

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Frontend Development

I love building performant, accesible, and visually stunning frontends. I have strong knowledge of web fundamentals, and production experience with React, WordPress, Svelte, and more.

Frontend Dev
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Digital Marketing

I have extensive experience optimising websites for organic search results, running Google Ads, delivering paid & organic content on social media, and reporting on digital metrics.

Marketing
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Content Creation

I thoroughly enjoy creating compelling visual & written content on behalf of brands. I have professional experience as a photographer, graphic designer, and copywriter.

Content

Recent Blog Posts

Here's some of my recent musings about web development, digital marketing, free & open source software, and more.

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A Svelte Seo Component for Sapper & SvelteKit

A drop-in Svelte component to set page titles, descriptions, canonical urls, and sitewide default SEO & social sharing tags with the option to manually override on individual pages.

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A Gatsby SEO Component for Gatsby SEO Needs

A drop-in Gatsby component to set page titles, descriptions, canonical urls, and sitewide default SEO & social sharing tags with the option to manually override on individual pages.

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FOSS Spotlight: Enve

If you're looking for free software to produce weapons-grade SVG animations you can drop right into a website, look no further than Enve. The craziest thing is it's developed by a one-man team!

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Let's Spin Some Yarn

I love hearing about your creative projects! If it sounds like I'm the right person for your project, or if you'd like to know more about me and discuss some finer details, please get in touch.

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