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A full stack developer,
with a passion for frontend

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Simon Broekaert

Hello I'm Simon, a Belgian developer from Ghent. I was born in April 1996. I'm a development geek who loves to build beautiful and easy-to-use websites, built for all devices.

Careers

Emmaüs Aalter high school

Emmaüs Aalter high school

In high school, I studied math and science. This gave me the skills to learn fast and fix problems in a structured way. September 2008 - June 2014
Artevelde college

Artevelde college

My college years were spend at Artevelde. Here I studied Graphical and Digital media. More specific, "New media development". This created the base of who I am today. September 2014 - Januari 2018
Qite

Qite

I did an internship at Qite. A web development agency in Ghent. They gave me some great practical experience that further shaped me. October 2017 - December 2017
Stardekk ×

Stardekk ×

A web agency in the hotel and restaurant sector. I've been working here for around 2 years now and i'm the main developer on the template system. August 2018 - March 2021
Code d'Or

Code d'Or

I'm currently employed at this awesome company based in Ghent. Part of the larger Onlyhumans group. March 2021 - Now

Skills

HTML 5

HTML has no secrets for me

CSS

A real styling wizard

SCSS

Makes me write CSS even better!

JAVASCRIPT (ES6)

Enhances every website I make.

Vue JS

My #1 Frontend framework

React

Vue > React, but I know how to use it

Bootstrap

Quick prototyping or full use of grid.

PHP

The best backend language

Symfony

2+ years of experience at Stardekk

Laravel

Framework, Nova, Valet, ...

NODE JS

Self taught, may come in handy

Gulp

Asset bundling learned in the field.

Webpack

The second best asset bundling tool.

Git

Git commit -m "Updated Website"

NPM

Installing packages and making my own.

Composer

Installing PHP packages with ease.

Adobe XD

Wireframing and some designing.

Photoshop

Basic knowledge.

Illustrator

Advanced knowledge.

MySQL

My preferred database engine.

MySQL Workbench

Goes hand in hand with MySQL.

Doctrine

Creating and manipulating the DB.

SEO

Best practices and SEO optimization

Postman

Testing API endpoints

Tailwind CSS

The best thing ever!

Vite

The best asset bundling tool

Tableplus

My new favorite SQL tool

Projects

Miekes Superetje

Miekes Superetje

A small onepager website for a local supermarket. No backend was included because the client did not want to make any changes to it. A very simple but fun project to work on.
HTML 5SCSSJAVASCRIPT (ES6)Bootstrap
Broekaert Peter

Broekaert Peter

A multipager website with a clean design, made for a small building company. This website has a self made backoffice where the client can upload pictures of his work. This project was my first big project in the Laravel framework.
HTML 5SCSSJAVASCRIPT (ES6)Vue JSBootstrapLaravelMySQL
Haarkapper Philippe

Haarkapper Philippe

This simple onepager was made with a small backoffice behind it. It is possible for the client to change all the text and images on the site. My hairdresser is still proud of my work!
HTML 5SCSSJAVASCRIPT (ES6)BootstrapLaravel
LTV Feniks

LTV Feniks

This site was made for a local theatre group. It's a fully functional site where the client can upload new plays and manage the reservations in a self made backoffice. I've learned many things by creating this website from the ground up and we are working together for a newer and better version.
HTML 5SCSSJAVASCRIPT (ES6)Vue JSBootstrapLaravelMySQL
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