Important notice
I will be finishing work as a freelance web developer in October 2017, as I will be moving with my family to work as a missionary in Swaziland. For more information, please see my Smarts in Swaziland website. Thank you to all existing and past clients!

Great news though, Mobile Smart Pro will continue development and support as before.


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Hire me for custom web development projects: expert in WordPress, Laravel, PhoneGap & more.

Custom WordPress plugins, such as Mobile Smart



Foundee is a platform developed in Laravel (PHP), Twitter Bootstrap, and Backbone.js. I am the technical director and lead developer.

Harrington Porter

Brief: The website needed to be updated from a static HTML site to be fully editable in WordPress, with improved SEO support, […]

ATG Tickets

Worked as part of OrangeLeaf team, implemented a lot of the look and feel, and developed key elements from scratch such as the carousel sliders (jQuery), and admin system framework (PHP).

Acquisitions Daily

Develop subscription-based acquisitions and mergers news website in WordPress. Custom features include mobile version of site, mega-menu, user-customised post ordering, PDF magazine creation, daily emails to subscribers. Design by Mike Leach Creative. Wireframes by Charles Meaden, Digital Nation.

Imagine Ireland Mobile site

Developed a mobile version of the Imagine Ireland, with property searching. Wireframes by Charles Meaden, Digital Nation

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  • Home page (designed for large fingers)
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  • Splash screen
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  • Secure login via web service.
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  • Once photos have been taken, they are shown within a touch-scrolling region.
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  • Captures information from the user, and then allows the user to take GPS tagged photos.
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Mobile responsive websites

Consultancy on hybrid mobile apps (PhoneGap + HTML + Backbone.js)


“We have worked with Dan on a wide range of different web projects and he has always proven himself to be a trustworthy, dedicated, methodical and skilled coder. We value his work for our agency highly and I’d very much recommend him to you too. – Hugh Carling, Co-founder of Liveminds

“Dan’s work is excellent and I will certainly be using his services in the near future.” – Chris Gibson, Software Dynamics Ltd

“Without a shadow of doubt, Dan is one of the best people anyone can work with.” – Team leader, Motorola

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I’m Dan Smart, a freelance web developer based in Swansea, UK. Read more about me.

Freelance services: My services are available for freelance projects including consultancy,
website development, and cross platform mobile app development (iPhone / iPad / Android).

Core expertise areas include: WordPress, HTML, CSS, PHP, MySQL, Javascript+JQuery, Node.js, Twitter Bootstrap, PhoneGap, jQuery Mobile, Backbone.js, Angular.js, Laravel, Google APIs.

Design: I work closely with Mike Leach who is a top quality web designer to bring the best visual design to your project.

More about me…


Mobile First Design

Some useful findings from the UK Government mobile site for ‘Register to Vote’. Summary: Designing mobile first makes it easier to design […]

Android: Working with Eclipse’s quirks

Major issues on iOS7 Safari and Web Apps

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