User Experience Development for the Web

Quality digital craftsmanship by Michael Bester

Michael Bester, User Experience Developer

Why Kimili?

I bring years of professional experience developing robust and humane user interfaces and experiences for the web. I’ve helped clients from single-person small businesses to large multinational corporations realize their ideas and solve usability problems with their online properties. When you work with me, expect accurate, robust deliverables, handed over on time and budget.

What user experience ideas can I help you bring to light? Contact me, and let’s get a conversation going.


  • Template Development

    I author accessible, robust, and responsive user interface templates which bring your visual and interactive designs to life.

  • Pattern and Component Libraries

    I can help you develop pattern and component libraries in the best framework for you which serve as the building blocks for maintaining scalable websites.

  • Full Site and Application Builds

    Whether you need a CMS backed site, a static site, or a fully dynamic web application, I work with trusted partners to deliver the full experience.

  • Accessibility Audits and Upgrades

    Identify and correct accessibility issues with your online properties to ensure that they are as inclusive as they can be.

  • Consulting and Mentoring

    With my guidance, your development team can be more confident with building robust User Experiences.

Selected Projects

This is a small selection of projects in which I've played a significant hands-on role building. In each of these, I've lead the build of the user experience. In many, I've also handled other aspects to bring the project vision to life.

From The Journal

  • The Fallacy of Freelance Full Stack

    As a freelancer seeking to widen my client base, I thought it would be good to pitch myself as a Full Stack developer. It didn't work out quite like I hoped it would.

  • 2019 In Review

    I’d like to share a few of the rewarding projects which I was involved with in 2019, despite the year's challenges, with you.