About Me

Kieran looking proud of his birthday cake

“In building a statue, a sculptor doesn’t keep adding clay to his subject. Actually, he keeps chiseling away at the nonessentials until the truth of his creation is revealed without obstruction.”

— Bruce Lee

My name is Kieran Barker. I’m a front-end web developer based in Fleet, Hampshire, UK. Vanilla HTML, CSS, and JS are my thing. As a believer in The Lean Web, I’m not a fan of the bloated frameworks like React and Vue.

I’ve been building websites professionally since . My key concerns are security, performance, and accessibility. I always follow best practices to make my websites as modern and professional as possible.

Please feel free to send an email or find me on GitHub 👍

Vanilla JS Academy

My friend Chris Ferdinandi runs the Vanilla JS Academy, a project-based online JavaScript training programme. I enjoyed it so much that since completing it, I’ve been helping Chris as a teacher’s assistant to: