Welcome to Web Structures, the portfolio website of Laura Simpson, a freelance Bristol based web developer specialising in bespoke development on a range of CMS systems including Wordpress, Magento and Opencart, as well as X-cart, MODX, Kentico and more.
Magento Certified and with years of industry and agency experience working on projects in Bristol, Bath, London, Cornwall and further afield – get in touch if you are looking for a friendly web developer that can deliver both simple and complex websites to a high standard.
The portfolio includes examples of website development incorporating a range of open source and custom systems mainly focusing on PHP and including ASP .NET C# - using both content management and ecommerce systems including Wordpress, Magento, Opencart, Kentico and MODX.
The web development projects below include filter systems which incorporate PHP, AJAX and Jquery. A variety of payment gateways have been integrated into the systems including SagePay, WorldPay, Barclaycard SmartPay, Paypal and more. The examples below also demonstrate front end development using Twitter Bootstrap, the leading responsive framework.
Previous clients include Wogan Coffee, Gul Watersports, Winchester Cathedral, Highgrove and more - so click an image below to view examples of both agency and freelance web developer Bristol work.
Within both an agency and freelance role, I have extensive experience integrating incoming and outgoing feeds from suppliers such as Autotrader. Feed sizes range from 100 records to 100,000 records and fit seamlessly within the website.
API integration from companies such as SuperControl holiday booking and online retailers.
Integration of payment gateways such as WorldPay, SagePay, Paypal and Barclaycard SmartPay into ecommerce websites and bespoke payment systems for invoicing and add-on purchases.
Easy to use on a range of devices for the expanding audience of mobile users
Websites tested on a range of devices as well as using simulator and cross platform checking software such as Browserbite and BrowserStack.
Evaluating user feedback to improve the end result
Working with Twitter Bootstrap and other responsive frameworks where suitable.
22 April 2016
With so many WordPress plugins available, it can be hard to know which are the best and essential to install on each website. Having...
31 March 2016
A look at launching Android Apps developed in Java using Android Studio and the process from design to mobile launch in the Play Store.
5 January 2016
Preparation for the Magento Front End Developer Certification Exam Following completing the Magento Front End Developer Certification (M70-301) I thought I would share the...