You know, stuff. Like websites and web apps and logo/brand design and social/digital communications and database development and — just between us — we even dabble in a little print design sometimes.

I mean, no guarantees, but, you know, we think you will.

The best part of all is that we care just as much about building amazing client relationships as we do building amazing websites and products. So, you know, we think you'll actually enjoy working with us. (And trust us, this is a really big deal.)

We design
& build stuff

you’ll like.

(But wait…there’s more!
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I mean, no guarantees, but, you know, we think you will.

Perch is a craft design & development shop who delivers big.

There's a lot of advantages to being a small shop, but in a crowded space full of big players, we know there's two things we have to do:

One

Create really amazing work we're proud of and that clients love.

Two

Foster really amazing relationships and make the process fun.

It takes a lot for a business to thrive on the web.

Our bread and butter is website design and development, but we offer a variety of services designed to meet your needs. We do web apps, native app design, UI/UX design, custom analytics, eCommerce, digital ads, database development, identity & brand design, content strategy, and a host of other things.

Perch is a craft design & development shop who delivers big.

There's a lot of advantages to being a small shop, but in a crowded space full of big players, we know there's two things we have to do:

One

Create really amazing work we're proud of and that clients love.

Two

Foster really amazing relationships and make the process fun.

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Web Design & Dev

We design and build responsive websites, giving your brand an optimized experience on all browsers and devices — from the largest of desktops to the smallest of smarphones.

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User Experience Design

Ultimately, we design and build experiences, not for machines but for humans. We carefully craft interfaces and experiences that help people better use your products that lead to higher conversions.

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Brand & Identity Design

An online presence is anchored by strong branding & identity. Increasingly, we've worked with our clients to produce modern branding that represents their values and brand philosophies.

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Rock Region METRO

Website

  • Design
  • Development
  • Strategy

Integrating closely with a massive rebranding effort, we worked closely with RRM to conceptualize and build the new online face of the METRO, a site that thousands rely on daily.

See what we did.

Healthy Active Arkansas

Website

  • Design
  • Development
  • Strategy

Healthy Active Arkansas is an initiative of Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson to help curb obesity in Arkansas by offering families, businesses, and civic groups plans to get healthy and active.

See what we did.

Sculp

Web App

  • Branding
  • Design
  • Development

Sculp is a marketplace for the modeling community where models and related talent can take control of their careers by directly marketing themselves to client and agencies alike.

Coming Soon!

First Security Bank

Website

  • Design
  • Development
  • Strategy

First Security Bank’s tagline is Only in Arkansas, so they wanted a consumer-facing website that showcases all the things that make Arkansas special and unique.

Coming Soon!

Our portfolio showcases a small sample of our amazing clients.

We have the privilege of working with all kinds of clients — from mom-and-pop shops to Fortune 500 companies to startups and everything in between.

It’s not enough to do great work if you don’t have great people.

There’s a lot of shops doing great work, but often working with their people is a drag or downright unpleasant. We’ve built a team of people who not only do amazing work, but are also amazing people.

First and foremost, we hire good people.

It’s certainly critical to hire people with excellent skills, but our value is that it begins by identifying high quality people. We also value having a lean, close-knit team that works closely and builds relationships with our clients. Our team consists of:

It’s not enough to do great work if you don’t have great people.

There’s a lot of shops doing great work, but often working with their people is a drag or downright unpleasant. We’ve built a team of people who not only do amazing work, but are also amazing people.

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Kat Hills

Kat Hills

All The Things

Kat loves connecting with people online and off. At Perch, she helps keep things running smoothly and loves being part of the team. She and her family recently moved to Oregon and are slowly acclimating to West Coast life!

  • HOME: Salem, OR
  • Fam: Karl, Nate, Nora, Niko
  • Loves: Books
  • Addicted to: Sunflower Seeds
  • Fav Movie: The Last Unicorn
Lexi Peacan

Lexi Peacan

Front-End Developer

Lexi makes the designs come to life here at Perch. In her spare time, she likes traveling around Mexico with her husband Ryan P.

  • Home: Playa del Carmen, MX
  • Fam: Ryan P
  • Loves: Coffee
  • Fav Music Genre: Country
  • Terrified of: Spiders
Ryan Byrd

Ryan Byrd

Owner, Lead Designer

Ryan owns the joint, so that means he can't be fired (despite a mountain of reasonable cause).

  • HOME: LITTLE ROCK, AR
  • FAM: CHRISTEN, LUCY, OLIVE, MAX
  • FAV DECADE: THE 90S
  • SPIRIT ANIMAL: WALTER WHITE
  • LOVES: RECORD-COLLECTING
Ryan Peacan

Ryan Peacan

Lead Developer

Ryan #2 likes to bang on keyboards until websites come out.

  • Home: Playa del Carmen, MX
  • Fam: Lexi
  • TABS OR SPACES: TABS
  • Loves: Live music
  • Enjoys: Learning languages

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Healthy Active Arkansas

Website

  • Design
  • Development
  • Strategy

We worked with a team of health professionals throughout Arkansas to design and build a tool aimed at curbing the obesity epidemic in Arkansas.

See what we did.

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For the good of Arkansas.

This was an initiative rolled out and championed by Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson to fight the increasing epidemic of obesity in Arkansas. We collaborated closely with a team of health, fitness, and marketing professionals from across Arkansas to design and build a website that could reach all Arkansans and begin to turn the tide of one of the biggest challenges facing Arkansas.

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Mapping the way to custom integrations.

For this site, we were tasked with creating two very important interactive elements. First, a healthy location locator utilized a fully customized Google Maps API integration, used to help people locate healthy options near where they live. Secondly, we created a from-scratch progress trackers that helped people from the Arkansas Department of Health keep the public informed about the progress of the goals that Healthy Active Arkansas had set for the state.

Mapping the way to custom integrations.

For this site, we were tasked with creating two very important interactive elements. First, a healthy location locator utilized a fully customized Google Maps API integration, used to help people locate healthy options near where they live. Secondly, we created a from-scratch progress trackers that helped people from the Arkansas Department of Health keep the public informed about the progress of the goals that Healthy Active Arkansas had set for the state.

Building for all Arkansans means building lean & light.

This site isn’t just intended to reach people in the cities with high speed Internet. Rather, it had to perform well for people in the rural Arkansas on bad connections or low income citizens on cheap cell phones. Because of that, we steered away from big images and bulky content, so the site loads faster and creates a better experience for all users.

Designing within the standards of an established brand.

While we offer logo and brand design services, we often are handed an established brand look. So it was with this project. Becuase of that, we needed to create a design for the site that was consistent with the existing brand collateral, using their logos, typography, and color pallette.

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Rock Region METRO

Website

  • Design
  • Development
  • Strategy

Integrating closely with a massive rebranding effort, we worked closely with RRM to conceptualize and build the new online face of the METRO, a site that thousands rely on daily.

See what we did.

Rock Region METRO website on tablet
Rock Region METRO website on a macbook pro

We help Little Rock move.

Rock Region METRO is the central Arkansas public transit system carrying more than 2.5 million passengers trips per year in the greater Little Rock metro area. Thousands of people rely on this website daily, so it’s critical that the site is efficient, maintained, and lean. We’ve worked closely with the Rock Region team for nearly 4 years and have become a trusted partner to them.

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Ain’t no party like a third party (integration).

This site is used constantly by thousands of daily commuters in Central Arkansas who are dependent on these systems. Because of that, seamlessly integrating a number of third-party services was the highest priority. Most notably, we built fully custom systems using Google Transit, Syncromatics and NextBus APIs. These integrations had to be seamlessly built into the context of clean, branded interfaces on the Metro’s website.

Ain’t no party like a third party (integration).

This site is used constantly by thousands of daily commuters in Central Arkansas who are dependent on these systems. Because of that, seamlessly integrating a number of third-party services was the highest priority. Most notably, we built fully custom systems using Google Transit, Syncromatics and NextBus APIs. These integrations had to be seamlessly built into the context of clean, branded interfaces on the Metro’s website.

Like a promposal. But less teenage awkwardness.

Communicating our ideas, philosophies and strategies begins with a strong, clear proposal. With any project—be it an RFP or a casual discovery meeting—we do our best to listen and mine what the core of the problem is and determine how we can best solve it. For RRM, our proposal helped show that we were attentive, creative and able to meet their needs.

Updating your site shouldn’t be rocket science.

You shouldn’t have to have an advanced degree in order to manage and load content into your website. With every site we build, we hook it up to a CMS (Content Management System) so that clients aren’t dependent on us to do the simplest of updates to the site. We’re certainly happy to help, but we want our clients to feel like they have full control.

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Before you go, let us know how we can work together.

501.551.8118