Step Afrika!

Written by Antti Koskenrouta on October 6, 2013

In the spring of 2013, I participated in a pro bono project through Taproot Foundation. Our group’s task was to redesign the website of Step Afrika, a DC-based stepping dance company.

My role on this project was to be the WordPress developer; “wiring up” the HTML template provided by…Read More

Vito Services

Written by Antti Koskenrouta on October 6, 2013

I worked on Vito Services, a local plumbing company, website project as the WordPress developer. This was a design by Chris Marlow that was laid out on a 14-column custom grid and turned into HTML with Twitter’s Bootstrap framework.

Vito Services website uses custom taxonomies to tie different types…Read More

Estevez Aluminum

Written by Antti Koskenrouta on June 25, 2013

Estevez Aluminum is a Waldorf, MD -based company that manufactures aluminum awnings, car ports, patio covers and screen enclosures. The client’s old website was really bad – it was sold over the phone and looked like it had been thrown together in 15 minutes.

In order to keep…Read More

Outrage DC

Written by Antti Koskenrouta on April 22, 2013

Since its launch in the spring of 2012, this website has been sold to Washington Blade and has been slightly changed from how I left it.

I developed Outrage DC website for a client in the spring of 2012. Although an off-the-shelf theme was used as the base, a lot of…Read More

Hispanic Communications Network

Written by Antti Koskenrouta on April 21, 2013

Hispanic Communications Network (HCN) is a social marketing communications firm in Washington, DC. As their name suggests, they help their clients reach the Hispanic community of the U.S. using social marketing campaigns and their extensive network of affiliated radio stations.

HCN contacted me in the spring of 2011 wanting…Read More


Written by Antti Koskenrouta on April 21, 2013

Better Impressions, Inc. is a family-owned, local offset printing service in Sterling Virginia. Better Impressions, which has been in business since 1974, needed to update their web presence. We changed their all-image based one-page website, which was virtually invisible to search engines, to a WordPress-driven…Read More

Growth is Human

Written by Antti Koskenrouta on April 15, 2013

Growth is Human website was created for the short film of the same name. The film concentrates on Globe Dye Works factory in Philadelphia that went out of business after 140 years. The film was produced by the Growth Strategy Company and it shows how important continuous business…Read More


Written by Antti Koskenrouta on April 14, 2013

Melanie Phung is an old colleague of mine from the InPhonic, Inc. days and still a friend and my go-to person for SEO. She needed to update her site before her speaking engagement at Confab 2012. She had worked with a designer to come up with a layout,…Read More


Written by Antti Koskenrouta on April 14, 2013

Cassidy Duhon is a Washington, DC Wedding photographer whose website needed upgrading. He found a theme which I modified to the look and feel he had in mind. This theme also supported responsive design, which automatically adapts the website to the user’s device screen size. In other words,…Read More