Inside the Castle

Who we are, things we do



by Amélie Walker-Yung

Recently, I caught some bugs. Not real bugs—well, maybe I also caught a few fruit flies that found their way in with the produce—but software bugs. I am happy to report in both cases, the bugs were squashed.

Web Designer Amelie

What Does a Web Designer Do?

by Amélie Walker-Yung

At Castle Builder, we help clients understand what their website can do—what it needs to do—then make that happen.


What is Branding?

by Deedee Medina

Think about an experience you’ve had as a consumer. Have you ever chosen a product based on the way it looked?

Amelie @ 15 Year Party

Cheers to 15 Years!

by Amélie Walker-Yung

Thanks to everyone—in person or in spirit—who helped celebrate Castle Builder Design’s 15 Year Anniversary in January! We had a lovely celebration at Sala One Nine.

Amelie Walker-Yung

14 Year Anniversary

by Amélie Walker-Yung

Castle Builder Design is 14 years old today! Thank you to our clients, family, and friends for your support.

Advancing Confidently

by Amélie Walker-Yung

We love working with real-world dreamers—from small businesses trying something new to thriving enterprises expanding into unknown territory.

Photo by Raffi Asdourian (zaffi on Flickr)

Sizing Up the Competition

by Lisa Giacone

Are your competitors more effective in attracting clients? Identify how they might be getting more business, and improve your own website!

What Makes Good Design?

by Yuki Collins

We learn hundreds of rules and techniques at design schools, but there is never an absolute answer.

10 Year Anniversary

by Amélie Walker-Yung

Sincere thanks goes out to all of Castle Builder’s clients and friends for your support over these years. I couldn’t have done it without you!

Responsive Web Design

by Amélie Walker-Yung

I’ve compiled a list of responsive design resources with tools, templates, and examples to share with those interested in creating responsive designs for websites.

The Logo Design Process

by Lisa Giacone

Designing a well-executed logo requires some research. Who are your customers? What message is your company trying to convey to them?

Castle Builder: The Blog

by Amélie Walker-Yung

We are excited to start the Castle Builder Blog to talk about our experiences, discuss our thoughts on the current state of the internet, and share a few tips and tricks.

Email Design

by Amélie Walker-Yung

Did you know that we design html emails for marketing campaigns, fundraising initiatives, newsletters and more?

I did not join “X” 15 years ago.