Kumar Desai
Web Programming

Websites, WordPress, E-commerce and Web Applications

About Me

I am Kumar Desai

My well-rounded technical background includes many years in computer technology with a particular focus on internet programming and web applications. I have been a web developer for 17 years and I am proficient in many technical areas. Born and raised in London, I came to the United States 19 years ago to continue my studies. I graduated from UC Berkeley with a degree in Interdisciplinary Studies: the focus of study being mathematics, computer science and the study of cognition.


A great Web developer isn't just another contractor you hire to get some work done. Ideally, I'll become your partner and bring skills and tools to the table that will breathe life into your idea and turn your grand vision into a distinct reality.


I love what I do and have a deep passion for my work. I'm excited and positive about web development and this excitement will spill over into my interactions with you.

Client Skills

I'm a people person and good at working with clients. I have an existing process and workflow in place which will create a much smoother experience for you.

Communication Skills

Many years working in sales and communication allows me to ensure that you will always have a clear overall view of the project.

In the last TEN years I have completed:


Web Projects


Wp Themes


Completed Websites


Satisfied Companies


Coding Skill Levels

List to the right represents my overall skill levels in various technologies required for my work. Before switching to WordPress and Magento programming I built websites from custom code in the LAMP environment.

I'm mainly focused on WordPress and Magento programming but I do several jQuery applications and animations each year.

PHP 95%
jQuery/JavaScript 95%
MySql 95%
WordPress 95%



Installation, customization, plugin installation, plugin programming, backups, updates.


Shopping cart installation, credit card processing, Paypal, Zencart, Xcart, Magento, Volusion, Shopify and custom built solutions.

Responsive Websites

Websites are crafted to provide an optimal viewing experience on desktop and mobile devices.

Email coding

HTML emails for numerous email platforms/clients - Gmail, Yahoo, Outlook, Eudora etc. They can be combined with lead generation pages.

Landing pages

Standalone landing pages for data capture and lead generation. I can connect them to a email blast service.

Cross browser optimization

IE8+, Firefox, Safari and Chrome for Mac and Pc.

Web applications

Small, medium and large scale applications built on a framework such as Ruby on Rails, Laravel, or ColdBox.

jQuery/JavaScript applications

I can create small to medium sized jQuery and JavaScript applications - animations, counters, calculators etc.


Below are some of the companies and organizations that have trusted me


Check out my portfolio below. Click the project image for more information.



What people say about me

  • There is no technical or programming challenge that Kumar cannot solve. His decades of experience enables him to hit his deliverables with confidence. He is a passionate, creative and invaluable partner to us.
    Jane Lalonde, Match Design
  • I have hired Kumar Desai for my most important programming jobs for the last seven years and he has never delivered anything but excellent work with excellent results. He is brilliant, talented, dependable and a pleasure to work with. I give him my highest
    Robert Szeles, Portal Design
  • I have nothing but good things to say about working with Kumar! He is always extremely efficient and accurate in all aspects of the job. He executes the designs exactly as provided and creates an intelligent backend system for easy updates. I have recommended him to several clients and they have all been just as pleased.
    Kelley Barry, Pixelette Studios co-owner
  • Awesome! Kumar has exceptional skills, is smart, engaged in our industry, collabrative, creative, and, most importantly, delivers on his promises. I would not want to design without him.
    Dana Elliott, Girl Dog Studios
  • I’ve had the pleasure of working with Kumar on a number of projects. He brings a wealth of knowledge to each project which insures the projects success. His years of experience is an asset to any web project.
    Eric Schmidt, Digascent


If you have any questions feel free to email me.

Address: San Francisco Bay Area
Phone: 415-763-2850
Cell: 415-763-2850

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