Welcome to ebenstar

We help small businesses with web development and content management.


What We Do

We are enthusiastic professionals with a proven success in building dynamic websites, content management systems, e-commerce, graphic design and SEO services.

We specialize in Bootstrap HTML5/CSS3 static responsive websites, WordPress Content Management Systems (CMS), and e-commerce platform like Shopify and Squarespace.

We understand the time involved in maintaining website updates, plugins, API's, Apps and databases. This also includes all of the frontend content optimization for SEO and a responsive user experience.

We also offer graphics for print, logos, video and motion.

We also set up DNS, domain names, forwards, hosting, VPS and Dedicated servers. We know that trouble shooting requires time and patience, and at times a dreadful wait on hold for further tech support or access. This is where we pick up the pieces to ensure your site is running safe and optimally.

Our goal is that our clients see conversions and returns on their investment (ROI).

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We help small businesses with web design and content management. This includes updates and asset creation for new and existing sites. We are here to alleviate the labor and ensure optimal performance and recognition.

Web Design

A web design company that specializes in building WordPress websites for local small businesses.

Content Management

We can manage and create new content for your existing site, as well as consult on marketing strategies.

Graphic Design

Graphic design should effectively communicate its intended message while capturing the attention of the viewer.

Search Engine Optimization

We help our client rank nationally and regionally on page #1 of Google

Video Production

Award winning video editing, motion graphics, sound design and voice over recording. We utilize the latest software and techniques.

UX/UI Design

The best interfaces are almost invisible to the user. They avoid unnecessary elements and are clear in the language they use on labels and in messaging.

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Thanks to ebenstar, the new website has a sophisticated and artistic look, resulting in a growing public interest to become the company's wholesale customers. The collaboration has been efficient through meetings and email updates. Customers can expect a reliable team at reasonable rates.
Erik also provided us with much IT advice and helped us correct some problems. He was instrumental in helping us make the decision to move to a different, better platform, then stayed on as our website maintenance and additions, and communications with our customers. He was reliable and follows through to complete assignments.

Paula Wilson

CEO - Equatoria LLC

When I started thinking about revamping my website I contacted Erik; he was able to translate my ideas into a visually engaging experience for any potential clients that would visit my website; I often get compliments on how beautiful the site is. We are very happy with Erik’s work, his ideas, professionalism and charisma shows through in every detail he so meticulous crafted. If you want a personalized experience with a smart articulate and super talented graphic designer you don’t need to look any further. I highly recommend Erik; hands down he is the best graphic designer I have worked with.

Yvonne Landivar

Kitchen and Bathroom Designer - Landivar Design

Erik helped me build my website on Shopify. He was quick and efficient in getting it up and running. He also had infinite patience with me as he assisted me in learning the new platform and its new capabilities. He is very kind and easy to work with. If you want to build a new website, or improve your old one, I highly recommend Erik at ebenstar!

Mary Mulloy

Rosary Designer and Store Owner - Graceful Rosaries

Erik fulfilled the roll of a graphic and web developer for Total Power, Inc. He helped with programming, merchant services, web design, CGI, and video editing. Most of his work was creative. He was always quick at developing a compelling and communicative imagery and interfaces. This was quite a challenge since Total Power interacts with data, engineers, and chemistry.

Boris Dantus

President - Total Power Inc.


Here are just a few of the projects we have worked on in the recent years.

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Security First

Bootstrap 4 Website/LMS/WordPress Blog

Landivar Design

Custom WordPress Web Design

Chomp BTC

Logo Creation and Print

Total Power Inc.


Cash for Cars Website



Customized Shopify E-Commerce Site

TPx Healthy Diesel

3 Panel Banner Print

Doggie Street Festival

Flyers/Site Plans/Graphics


We are here to alleviate the labor and ensure optimal performance and recognition of your brand audience. We understand even contnent manageing a WordPress website requires time and knowledge. This inlcude e-commerce sites like Shopif, SquareSapce and Weebly. Whether we build your site from the ground up or not, we offer our expertise in developmetn as well as search engine optimal implementation of metadata.

Erik Wilhelm Sturm

Lead Designer/Web Developer/Consultant


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Frequently Asked Questions

Often our clients might have questions pertaining to perspective or existing projects. We hope to answer any and all questions you may have here. However, unlike many companies today, you can reach us by phone during business hours PDT. CALL 760.410.6429

  • What are the key components of a web design project?

    The key components of a web design project include gathering requirements, creating a design brief, wireframing and prototyping, designing the user interface, developing the website, testing and quality assurance, and launching the website.

  • The timeline for a web design project can vary depending on the complexity of the website and the amount of content that needs to be created. On average, a simple website can take anywhere from two to four weeks, while a more complex website can take a month.

  • The cost of a web design project can vary depending on the size and complexity of the website, as well as the experience and expertise of the designer. On average, a simple website can cost anywhere from $1,000 to $5,000, while a more complex website can cost upwards of $10,000.

  • Some best practices for designing a responsive website include using a mobile-first approach, designing for touch screens, using fluid grids and flexible images, minimizing the use of large images and media, and testing on multiple devices and browsers.

  • To ensure that a website is accessible to all users, web designers should follow WCAG guidelines for accessibility, which includes providing alternative text for images and multimedia, using clear and consistent navigation, ensuring color contrast for text, and providing keyboard navigation for users who cannot use a mouse.

  • User experience (UX) design plays a crucial role in web design projects as it focuses on designing websites that are intuitive, easy to navigate, and provide a positive user experience. This involves conducting user research, creating user personas, designing wireframes and prototypes, and testing and refining the website to ensure that it meets the needs of its users.

  • Website maintenance after launch is important to ensure that the website remains up-to-date, secure, and free from errors or bugs. This involves performing regular backups, updating software and plugins, monitoring website performance and security, and fixing any issues that arise. Regular maintenance can help to prevent downtime and ensure that the website remains accessible to its users.

  • Yes, this is a good question and can simply be answered by a big YES! All assets created by ebenstar, are yours to keep and do what oyu wish with.


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