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I am a kiwi web designer and digital marketing consultant. I enjoy working with people who are passionate about growing their business online. I design and build savvy, innovative, and creative websites and digital marketing strategies.
I am available for both freelance work, or to become part of your team.Get in touch What they say
All Blacks YouTube AppCase Study | View App
I worked with social media agency Catalyst90 to develop a small Facebook app for the All Blacks Facebook page, which has close to 2 millions likes. The app is lightweight, and seamlessly displays a YouTube feed from the All Black’s YouTube channel, with a custom branded interface.Built using jQuery and YouTube API
Embassy of JapanCase Study | View Site
The Embassy of Japan in New Zealand is an important resource for people looking to travel to Japan, and as a contact point for Japanese people living in New Zealand. The existing website lacked a clear information hierarchy and structure, making it hard to navigate. I was able to provide an effective website solution that fulfilled the brief on time.Information structure and design
Connor RapleyCase study | View Site
In creative partnership with my brother, Connor (Rapley Bros.) I designed and built a website to showcase his creative portfolio of film and theatre projects. I knew Connor had a certain style to his character acting, so together we decided on a low-key aesthetic, with darker colours and steel greys.Mobile and desktop site, handcrafted using bespoke HTML
Ataahua AvenueCase study | View Site
Ataahua Avenue is Wellington’s next up-and-coming talent agency. They have already done some amazing work, and we wanted to showcase their range of creative talent in the best light.
Together we collaborated on a sharp design that is rocking the local fashion scene.Built using WordPress.
NZDACase Study | View Site
The NZDA is a non-government organisation that directly represents over 10,000 members throughout New Zealand. I came onboard with the NZDA account in 2011, and in that time we have seen an 11% growth in membership. Importantly we have been able to recapture our engagement with existing members through innovative use of social media.Digital strategy & social media
Huntahr GuidingCase Study | View Site
I recently designed the website and logo for Snow Hewetson’s guiding firm, Huntahr. We wanted a website that spoke to Snow’s authenticity and experience in offering genuine, free-range guided hunting in the beautiful South Island of New Zealand.Built using WordPress
Natalia KotovaCase Study | View Site
Natalia Kotova is a very talented Wellington based photographer, originally from Kaliningrad, Russia. She has over 10 years experience with a range of clients, and has won several awards. I understood the importance of having an easy-to-update website that Natalia could manage herself. We decided upon a handcrafted web solution that utilised a Flickr feed for her photo portfolio.Bespoke HTML with Flickr integration
Web for Businesses | Organisations | Entrepreneurs
I am a freelance web designer and digital strategy consultant from Wellington, New Zealand.
I have 5 years design and marketing experience with a range of clients and in-demand agencies, both in New Zealand and overseas. I have what it takes to oversee your entire project with the scale of a traditional agency, but with the personal touch of being your direct contact.
I have a tailored approach to building solutions and strategies that work for you. Even after the project finishes, I believe in fostering our business relationship by offering ongoing support and advice, so that you know you are in good hands.
From New Zealand to Japan I have designed and built effective websites and digital marketing strategies that look stunning and grow your business online.
If you are interested in seeing how I can help, or if you have some ideas and want to chat, please get in touch.
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I listen & understand
Your business is unique. I ask the right questions to gain a practical insight into your business’s performance on the web. I listen to your needs, to build a tailored solution that delivers clear benefits to your business and customers.
A solution that matches your business. A price that matches your budget.
I am passionate about web design and would love to work on your project.
Contact me for a no obligation chat.
I plan & design
Your brand is more than just a logo, and a website, it is the entire look and feel of your business. I help guide the growth of your brand online, with a focus on the customer experience, and how your brand is read.
I work with you to research and learn more about your industry and target market. I combine my experience and knowledge of market validation, design, and marketing strategy to build a digital solution that works for you.
Let’s explore your business goals and objectives, to develop a strategy that delivers results.
I build & deliver
With the scale of a traditional agency, but the personal touch of being your go-to-guy, I am your direct contact throughout your project. I am a designer at heart, and have an eye for what looks good, as well as practical development experience.
With five years of delivering results, I have the skills to see your project through, from concept to completion, guiding you at every step of the way
Let’s start the conversation about your business, brand, website, and social media.
I create connections
I know what it takes to create engaging conversations with your customers. Whether it is through social media or an email campaign, I will help generate leads using the right words, with the right message.
I help choose social media platforms that match the image of your business. I read into your brand, to recommend best practices for creating a two way dialogue between your customers and your brand, whether it is through Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter, Pinterest, or the new Myspace.
I clearly communicate your brand through the web.
I follow up & monitor
I believe in creating lasting relationships in business. An effective website and digital marketing strategy works for your business 24 hours a day, and is the cornerstone of long term brand growth.
I track your online success via analytics, providing relevant feedback to help you plan and refine your future goals.
Read what people have to say to see how my approach has worked.
Let’s do this. Get in touch.
- Postal PO Box 2075, Stortford Lodge, Hastings 4153
- Phone 04-889-2366 (New Zealand)
- Email firstname.lastname@example.org
What they say
“What we got with Cody was a service that was professional and gave us the piece of mind that we were getting a quality website to the highest standard” — Lynne Ellingham
“Cody has been great to work with on various projects, he is keen to think outside the box, and brings in-depth technical knowledge, as well as an excellent understanding of strategic thinking to the table.” — Tom Reidy, Catalyst90
“At this stage Cody is our “go to guy” in terms of Web Development. Cody demonstrates a high level of professionalism and skill. His knowledge of the WordPress platform is second to none. ”
— Raj Khushal,