Hello. I'm Than Tibbetts.

I'm a web developer in Saint Paul, Minnesota.

I run Dirigible, a web design, development and hosting outfit.

During weekdays, you can find me at Fusion.

I've previously worked with the fine folks at, Lakana + Hearst Television, American Public Media's Public Insight Network, Minnesota Public Radio News, the Grand Rapids Herald-Review, KMFY & KOZY, and the St. Paul Pioneer Press.

Looking to get in touch? Send me an email at than@thantibbetts.com

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Web Work

I am always open to interesting opportunities. Send me an email at work@thantibbetts.com.

The Estrold Resort → Design & full-stack development. Built on Statamic with several custom add-ons.

Public Insight Network → UI development, UX design, WordPress theme & plugin development. Worked across CodeIgniter, Drupal and WordPress.

Ludlow's Island Resort → Design, photography & full-stack development. PHP, SSL, social media, SEO and marketing.

B.I.C. Realty → Design & development. Built on ExpressionEngine.

Arise Academy Charter High School → Design & development. Built on ExpressionEngine. Stripe integration.

Davin Youngs Voice → Development & CMS implementation. Built on ExpressionEngine.

Collegocity → Design & development. Built on ExpressionEngine.

Minnesota in Photos → Designed and implemented new large-format photo gallery for MPR News.

Thanland → Blogging regularly intermitently since 2002.


Past Projects

Lonely Candidate → A project that tracked instances of politicians finishing the sentence “I'm the only candidate who …” It was called ‘niche-blogging at its best’ by Andrew Sullivan, chosen as a Yahoo! Top Pick of 2007, and earned the Wonkette seal of approval as being ‘actually kind of funny.’

Is It Daylight Saving Time? → Because I can never remember.