About

Vern Southern Owner & Website Designer

Safetynet Computing

1997-2000

My Humble Beginnings

I started writing my own HTML code back in 1997 when I started my own computer store in Pahrump Nevada, Safety.Net Computing.  I wrote the website for my store and got it listed on Yahoo.  From that day on I have been writing my own websites.

WebDesigners123

March 2001

A Web Designer is Born

After moving to Denver Colorado and getting married to Cynthia I startrd searching for work online and stumbled on to a website called WebDesigners123.com.  They listed website design jobs that people could bid on.  I worked through them for five years.

Winning Web Designers

April 2006

Transition to Full Service

This is when I became determined to brcome a full service professional website designer and developer.  I bought and read every book I could find on HTML, JavaScript CSS and PHP.  I also learned all about the up coming content management systems like Joomla.

UpWork

July 2013

World Wide Market

UpWork.com opened up the world for me.  Adding on to my client base here in the US I now have clients in Germany, England and Australia.  I still take jobs through Winning Web Designers, it is UpWork.com that brings in the most business.  My next phase is expanding to full service Bootstrap Website Design