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I’m Alex Carpenter, a front-end web developer focused on performance and accessibility.

Currently, I am a senior developer at Mighty in the Midwest, based out of Grand Rapids, MI. I enjoy finding simple solutions for our clients complex problems. I aim to produce semantic accessible markup, with modular CSS, and progressively enhance the experience with unobtrusive JavaScript.


  • Show Me Your Mic – Joined Chris Enns to talk about how I started the I Brew My Own Coffee Podcast, and the tools used to create the show.
  • How to Hold a Pencil – Reuben Ingber invited me to join him on his podcast Hold to Hold a Pencil to talk about my start in web development industry and being self-taught.
  • Statamic Series – Question and answer interview by Q Digital Studio about my experience building websites with the flat-file CMS Statamic.


This site is built using the static site generator Eleventy and hosted on Netlify. Styles are written in vanilla CSS and inlined for performance. Take a peak behind the scenes on Github.