Web Development

Chris Casciano is a Freelance Front End Web Developer with 15 years of experience specializing in:

  • Page & Template Development
  • Template Integration
  • Interactive Prototypes
  • Web Application Development
  • Development Team Management
  • Site Architecture and Requirements Gathering
  • HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript Web Standards Education
  • Technical Editing for Web Development or other Programming topics

I have been working as a Freelance / Contract Web Developer specializing in Web Standards and client side development and integration since 2002. In this time I’ve worked in a variety of situations and roles ranging from prototyping and template building to production and site maintenance. I also regularly consult on project development, planning, mobile and responsive web design.

Before making the move to full time freelance work I was the Lead Developer at a small NYC studio, Planet Mouse. I got my start in the business in 1997 as a front end and interface developer at Prudential working on member service applications and web sites for their health care division.

Author: The CSS Pocket Guide

Buy The CSS Pocket Guide at Amazon.com Buy The Web Design Pocket Guide Boxed Set at Amazon.com

I wrote The CSS Pocket Guide for Peachpit Press, released in Fall 2010. Read about the book in this blog post.


If you’d like to discuss an upcoming project please contact me via e-mail me at chris@placenamehere.com, or look me up on LinkedIn.

Skills & Languages

  • HTML5
  • CSS3
  • JavaScript
  • AJAX
  • Responsive Web Development
  • Mobile Web Development
  • jQuery
  • Microformats
  • PHP
  • Ruby on Rails
  • MySQL
  • JSON
  • WordPress
  • Adobe Photoshop Creative Suite
  • Adobe Photoshop Lightroom
  • Shell Scripting and Automation

Partial Client List

  • HyperHyper
  • Ogilvy & Mather
  • The Barbarian Group
  • The Chopping Block
  • Schematic
  • Studio, LLC
  • Kirt Gunn & Associates
  • Alexander Interactive
  • Accession Media
  • Glasshaus
  • Pearson Education & Peachpit
  • Focal Press
  • Manning Publications