WordPress Development

Our developers are passionate about open-source software, staying active in the community, contributing to WordPress community projects. We leverage scrum methodologies and agile project management approaches allowing for flexibility to adjust to rapidly changing projects.

Why WordPress

Over 28% of the web runs on WordPress. It is one of the largest open source communities in the world. Easy content authoring, reliable performance, and excellent security come standard. But what truly sets it apart is its flexibility; modularity is one of its core principles. In addition, WordPress can be extended with the choice of thousands of optional plugins.

Who Uses WordPress

A better question might be who doesn’t? Anyone who is anyone today understands the value and versatility of WordPress. It is home to everyone from brand-new bloggers to Time, CNN, TechCrunch and the list goes on. With WordPress, you’re in good company.

WordPress Development Services in Washington, D.C.

Custom Themes

The best WordPress themes are responsive, built with a mobile first design. We leverage page builders and child themes to create amazing websites.

Workflow Tools

We serve as developer consultants for other creative agencies, auditing internal workflows, and applying actionable project management suggestions.


Most of the projects we work on push and store data outside of WordPress CMS. Our team can get you up and running and integrate your website with third party APIs.

Plugin Development

Our developers will user existing plugins but are more than capable of coding custom plugin functionality to accomplish website goals.

Hosting Support

Leave updates and maintenance to a real developer. We will back up and update your site including core, themes and plugins.

Design Modules

Visual page builders and themes allow for site owners and their team to take ownership of website content, creating new pages and modules.

DC Dev Shop has created and developed some of the best websites on the WordPress platform. It’s not hard to see why, as an open source CMS, WordPress has the flexibility with which to build great websites that push the envelop of end user experience. WordPress is SEO friendly but website owners can do more to optimize their website for search engines. Take a moment to read more about SEO Fundamentals, visual page builders, and our WordPress security plugin recommendations. 

Our deep understanding of WordPress is punctuated by our close partnership with Pantheon, the leading website management platform built specifically for WordPress. Pantheon powers some of the largest and most exciting experiences on the web in a secure and scalable environment. Find out how the combined expertise of DC Dev Shop and the Pantheon cloud for WordPress can supercharge your web and mobile presence.

Let's Work Together

We are the leading  WordPress focused development shop in the D.C. area, working with brands to attract and retain clients by leveraging web technologies and inbound marketing methodologies.

Don't be shy, drop us a line. Whether you are aiming to launch a new website yourself or want to hire a team of experts to build a custom site, we'd love to hear from you.