Bonnie J. Martin

I'm a senior front-end web developer specializing in WordPress development and web design.

I recently completed my MBA and I'm interested in remote opportunities in management.

I started working on websites in the late 90s and have many years experience leading web projects and adapting to new technologies.

Front-End Web Developer

Location: Northern California

Working: Full Time, Remotely

Current Job: Alliances Management

Freelance? Not taking on freelance projects now.

Experience

Alliances Management

Senior Web Developer

Alliances Management  |  2018 - Current

  • Developing websites for global technology associations using WordPress. Creating custom page templates with Advanced Custom Fields; developing custom post types, queries, shortcodes, and widgets; managing member plugins; ecommerce with WooCommerce; web hosting; QA and testing.
  • Providing team leadership including interviewing web and IT applicants, training new developers, and leading web development projects throughout the software development lifecycle.
  • Specializing in front-end web development including HTML5, CSS3, PHP, JavaScript, and web design.
  • Designing graphics in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop. Creating UI/UX designs in Adobe XD.
  • Implementing new quality assurance processes with the creation of procedures and documentation that reduce errors and development time.
  • Supporting the marketing department with HTML email development, landing page design, web content updates, and Google Analytics reporting and analysis.
  • Collaboration with teams around the world.
EMVCo
GlobalPlatform
FIDO Alliance
Alliances Management

Zen Web Consultant

Freelance Web Developer

Self Employed  |  2014 - 2018

  • Developed websites using WordPress for small business clients, including custom theme development, page templates, plugin configurations, page layouts, and design. Transfered websites between web hosts.
  • Created a collection of WordPress themes and developed a WordPress multisite with WooCommerce to sell them on.
  • Used front-end web development skills in HTML5, CSS3, PHP, JavaScript, Bootstrap, and graphic design in Adobe Photoshop & Illustrator.
  • Operated as a small business, including interviewing clients, gathering requirements, writing proposals, and invoicing.
Martin's Risk Management
ShowerPot
Surety1
Zen Web Themes

Logical Marketing

Senior Web & SEO Analyst

The Logical Marketing Agency  |  2014 - 2016

  • Performed website audits and created comprehensive custom reports for authors and publishers with the goal to increase book sales.
  • Analysis of SEO, website structure, website analytics, conversion rate improvement, audience demographics, and online marketing tactics.

Carlisle Travel

Webmaster

Carlisle Travel  |  2013 - 2014

  • Developed websites in WordPress for a leisure travel agency, corporate travel agency, and e-commerce website. Re-developed a travel content website with a new theme, configuration, and deployment.
  • Created bi-weekly email marketing campaigns. Developed HTML emails and designed landing pages.
  • Designed graphics for travel incentive trips and vacation packages using Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator.
  • IT support for Windows, Microsoft Office, networking, virus removal, peripherals, email.
Cruise Magic
Davisville Travel

eBookMall

Ecommerce Operations

eBookMall.com  |  2000 - 2013

  • Handled all daily ecommerce operations for a website that sold over 250,000 products, including management of product listings, product development, content creation, and web design.
  • Created a digital publishing department that allowed independent authors to sell their manuscripts as ebooks online. Managed hundreds of vendor accounts.
  • Resolved all customer service and technical support requests. Helped customers download ebooks and install ebook reader software, transfer ebooks to devices, and troubleshoot.
  • Wrote and maintained all technical documentation and instructions, making technical concepts easy for the end user.
eBookMall

Education

WGU

Master of Business Administration

Western Governors University  |  2021

Download the program guide to see all included courses and competencies.


WGU

BS Software Development

Western Governors University  |  2017 - 2018

I returned to school in my mid-30s to finish a Bachelor's Degree in Software Development, a degree which had a lot of overlap with web development.

I received an Excellence Award for my English II research paper titled "Malware Presses On: A Persistent Online Threat."

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Sierra College

Coursework Completed in Computer Science

Sierra College  |  1999 - 2001

I attended Sierra College for about two years and completed most of an Associates Degree in Computer Science. I later transferred those credits to WGU.

Certifications

CompTIA A+

CompTIA A+

CompTIA  |  Earned: 2017  |  Expires: 2020

The CompTIA A+ certification is an industry standard entry-level certificate for IT careers.

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CompTIA Project+

CompTIA Project+

CompTIA  |  Earned: 2018  |  Expires: N/A

CompTIA Project+ gives business professionals – inside and outside of IT – the basic concepts to successfully manage small- to medium-sized projects.

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CIW

CIW Advanced HTML5 and CSS3 Specialist

CIW  |  Earned: 2018  |  Expires: N/A

The CIW Advanced HTML5 and CSS3 Specialist course tests essential HTML5, CSS and JavaScript knowledge. These technologies, known as the Web development trifecta, provide Web pages that easily adapt to smartphones, tablets, gaming devices and smart TVs, as well as to traditional PCs.

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CIW

CIW User Interface Designer

CIW  |  Earned: 2017  |  Expires: N/A

The CIW User Interface Designer course teaches the strategies and tactics necessary to design user interfaces, with particular emphasis on creating user interfaces for mobile devices. Topics include ease of use, creating compelling visual experiences for multiple platforms, wireframes, color schemes, design templates, formatting, typography, branding considerations, and responsive design.

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CIW

CIW Site Development Associate

CIW  |  Earned: 2017  |  Expires: N/A

The CIW User Interface Designer course teaches essential web development skills, including HTML5, CSS, and JavaScript. Other topics include validating HTML and CSS code, employing search engine optimization (SEO), using style sheets extensively to format Web page content, and implementing fundamental design concepts.

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ITIL

ITIL® Foundation Certificate in IT Service Management

AXELOS  |  Earned: 2018  |  Expires: N/A

ITIL 4 Foundation is designed as an introduction to ITIL 4 and enables candidates to look at IT service management through an end-to-end operating model for the creation, delivery and continual improvement of tech-enabled products.

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Skills

 I'm confident I can do what's needed with this

 I have an intermediate skill level in this

 I'm a beginner and learning more about this

Front-End Web Development

HTML5 CSS3
WordPress Theme Development PHP (mainly for WordPress)
JavaScript (Front-End) React
Bootstrap UI / UX Design
Responsive Design Graphic Design
Landing Page Design SQL

Ecommerce & Content

Product Management Email Marketing
Content Strategy & Writing Woo Commerce
Documentation Writing FAQ, How-to, Guide Writing
Google Analytics Google Search Console

Tools

Windows 10 Microsoft Office
VS Code FileZilla
Adobe Photoshop Adobe Illustrator
Adobe XD Figma
Ticketing Systems GitHub

Side Projects

Zen Web Themes

Zen Web Themes

Adobe Stock

Adobe Stock

Project Divination

Project Divination