Ben Robertson

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Web developer πŸ’». Gardener 🌱. Bicycler 🚴🏼. Blues Brother πŸ•Ά.

About Me

Hi, I’m Ben, a friendly web developer for Up&Up in Greenville, SC. In my free time I enjoy biking, hiking, gardening, exploring Greenville, learning new things, and hanging out at our awesome public library.

I create fun, innovative, accessible, and fast websites. This includes award-winning front-end development as well as building out custom Drupal and Wordpress backends with an eye towards usability.

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The University of Kentucky pushed live their new Undergraduate Admissions site with a theme I built for them last year. That bumps up the number of production UKY sites using Drupal themes a I built to 4! πŸŽ‰

- Oct 4, 2017

New theme 😊

- Sep 12, 2017

I pushed some updates to this site today, including a shiny new domain name, SSL, an email newsletter sign up on blog posts and of course some small style tweaks / bug fixes. Most of all I’m really excited about my new domain πŸ™ƒ and getting my SSL set back up (I’m self-hosting again).

- Sep 1, 2017

Just discovered the very helpful focus-ring polyfill for removing unnecessary button outlines in a #a11y friendly way! πŸ’―

- Aug 3, 2017

In less than 2 weeks, this project went from a twinkle in our designers’ eyes to launch πŸš€

Screenshot of on July 14, 2017

- Jul 14, 2017


Humanizing the Web

- Aug 1, 2017

I had a simple realization this past month: when I visit my social media sites, I don't see what I want to see.

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