Our Core Values
"Our belief is that if you get the culture right, most of the other stuff – like great customer service, or building a great long-term brand, or passionate employees and customers – will happen naturally on its own."
— Tony Hsieh, Zappos
We endeavor to fill the internet with unique, honest, and welcoming websites that excite and inspire.
To create websites that inspire positivity, promote happiness, inspire the internet to be a welcoming space, and encourage the world to be an even better place.
To design websites that speak to people’s hearts, connect with them, and inspire them to want to dig in and learn more.
To build inclusive, equitable, and welcoming websites that are accessible, honest, human, and mean something.
Making beautiful, user-friendly websites and marketing strategies that generate more business so our clients can do more of what they love.
Smack Happy Design is in the business of making websites and marketing strategies people love to use that are beautiful, accessible, and user-friendly with clean code. We’re quick to respond to people and go the extra mile with all of our clients and each other. We stand out from the rest because we truly care about people and it shows in everything we do, from communication and interaction to the work we produce on a daily basis.
Quality & Excellence
We lift each other up and through our work together, bring out the best in one another. We take pride in what we do and always aim to deliver our best.
Teamwork & Collaboration
Sharing and brainstorming are the foundation of our work together. We ask for help when we need it and we are compassionate to others who ask us.
Integrity & Authenticity
We stay true to who we are, we are ourselves and accept and embrace one another. We always speak the truth. What we promise is what we deliver. And we speak up when we need help.
Accountability & Responsibility
We’re committed to our work, our clients, and each other. We show up, we own our mistakes, we learn and we grow. We are truly responsible for our actions and outcomes and own everything that takes place in our work and our lives.
Efficiency & Resourcefulness
We’re always looking for ways to improve our processes, tools, and operations. We are flexible and able to change if what we’re doing is not working. We look for ways to do more with less and stay on a path of constant and never-ending improvement and innovation.
Humor, Fun & Friendship
We always try to bring joy to our work and the time we spend together. We help one another through acts of kindness and by bringing optimism to difficult situations.
Creativity & Curiosity
Discovering new and original ideas fills us up and keeps us on a path of knowledge and growth. We learn from each other and help bring out the most imaginative results together.
Diversity & Inclusion
We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. The more inclusive we are, the better our work will be.
Making a Difference
Together we can do so much more to change the world for the better, one project at a time. Through our clients’ success we also succeed.
Trust & Respect
We know we can count on one another, we can be vulnerable and we can be open. We speak to each other kindly and with care. We talk it through when issues arise and never speak behind each other’s backs.
Gratitude & Balance
We always say thank you and show appreciation for one another when helping each other out or doing a good job. We encourage each other to take time for ourselves and recharge as necessary.