Jesse Kanner

Jesse Kanner – Web Developer

High-quality designer and developer from Los Angeles, CA. Specializing in entertainment properties of all sorts.


⏰ For a limited time only: Fully custom-themed Author / Book websites starting at $1,800

I have been involved in online marketing for over 15 years. I've designed, managed, and built websites for many top-tier entertainment properties, including for romance novelist Nicholas Sparks, journalist Stuart Taylor Jr, and evolutionary biologist David Sloan Wilson.

I'm happy to handle all the technical and design touch-points you'll need for your book to succeed online: website, social cards, social account setups, social posting and all around best practices consultation. I look forward to hearing from you!

Action & Adventure Contemporary Fiction Historical Fiction Psychological Thriller
Biographies & Memoirs Humanities & Social Sciences Life Sciences Self-Help & Self-Improvement
Works with
Shopify Squarespace WordPress

Work experience


Feb, 2017 — Present

Design and development for variety of clients from small business like local restaurants to large media companies such as Warner Music, EMI Music, Google and Toyota. Skills used: design, web development, WordPress deployments, project management, website testing.

My real passion is serving authors and amplifying their voices to help find their readers.


David Sloan Wilson - Official Website and Archive

I designed and built a comprehensive archive for author and evolutionary biologist David Sloan Wilson. The site includes a searchable archive of over 30 years of articles, paper, and video appearances. I also developed his Name-Your-Own-Price e-commerce site.

Services rendered:

• Direct work with client to develop scope
• Asset preparation
• E-Book prep
• E-Commerce system tied to Stripe and PayPal
• Designed customer service support flow

Art Dielhenn - Book and Professional Coaching Websites

Designed and built a set of websites for Art: one to promote his new book, the other to tie into his existing professional coaching business.

Writers Homestead - Public Website and Author Templates

Conceived, designed, and built Writers Homestead SAAS platform for authors. Work included creating variety of high-quality mobile friendly author website templates.

Nicholas Sparks - Author Website

Technical lead and project manager of multi-language WordPress site for top-selling author Nicholas Sparks. Worked directly with the Sparks team to define scope, manage timeline, and set production goals.

Stuart Taylor, Jr - Online Archive

Designed and built a searchable archive for D.C. based journalist and writer Stuart Taylor, Jr. Sourced, scanned and indexed decades of articles for easy searching and collation.

Jesse has 5 reviews





Jeremy S.

Jeremy S.

Aug, 2023

Knowledgeable, professional. Provided sound advice and gentle perspective for the way I wanted to do things. We met once a week via Google, and he would show me his progress. It was apparent to me that Jesse is an "overachiever": that he took great pride in providing an exceptional product for me.
Jonathon B.

Jonathon B.

Aug, 2023

Jesse is great! Knowledgeable, professional and passionate about his work. High rated quality.
Patrick M.

Patrick M.

Jul, 2023

My debut author website is up and looks fantastic. This is due to the talents (and patience) of Jesse Tanner. The website can be found at The design showcases my book, Cheerful Obedience, in a professional, inviting manner. The pages are logically designed to make it easy for the reader to get to the information they wish to view. Signing up is easy, and the contact the ...
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Glen, Rocky M.

Glen, Rocky M.

Jun, 2023

Jesse has been fantastic to work with; the gentleman is insightful, witty, innovative, and intuitive. I look forward to his resourcefulness at every one of our meetings. He is masterful in aligning his creative imagination with my needs and goals. Another benefit of working with Jesse is he is readily available at my beckoning whim, which I've worn out... lol. Lastly, Jesse is well worth contr...
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Ruth S.

Ruth S.

Mar, 2023

Jesse has been a joy to work with. Before I selected him to be my web re-designer, we spoke at length about my vision and goals for the project. He asked all the right questions and demonstrated much more than technical expertise; he showed genuine interest and curiosity about my work. He was very respectful, honoring my spiritual foundations and the scriptural emphasis of my website throughout...
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