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Web Design Company
Portland Oregon

Dorey Design Group is a custom website design, programming and marketing company in Portland, Oregon. We provide businesses and nonprofits with cutting edge web site design, custom Drupal and Wordpress theme development and open source programming, using PHP since 2001.

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Design

With a proven track record of creating eye-catching, easy to navigate website designs that support your brand and marketing goals.

Development

Dorey Design creates custom web sites using the latest open source technologies such as Drupal and WordPress as well as custom applications using Silex.

Solutions

Contact Dorey Design Group and we will help you choose and implement the right technology solution to meet your business needs and goals.

Our Work

The good, the great, and the spectacular

  • Oniqua

    Dorey Design Group just wrapped up development on a beautiful new responsive Drupal site for Oniqua under the direction of designer Jon Anderson of Anderson Creative. The new Oniqua.com...

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  • Seattle City Club

    Dorey Design built a custom Drupal site for Seattle City Club, a civic engagement organization in Seattle, WA. The site integrates with CiviCRM to handle member sign-ups, donations, events...

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  • Mario's Designer Clothing Store

    Mario's came to Dorey Design looking for a a site that they could update store specials, sales, and seasonal events on a regular basis. We built them a custom Wordpress site suited to...

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  • I&E Construction

    This Drupal 7 site is a completely new look for I...

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  • IMCO Construction

    IMCO Construction, based in Ferndale, WA, already had a website when they started working with Dorey Design Group, but it was several years old and difficult to manage. After we maintained...

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  • BCRA Design

    We've worked with our friends at Tacoma's BCRA Design on many projects in the past, and when they were ready to redesign their website, we were very happy that they chose Drupal,...

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  • Airsafe Pierce County

    Dorey Design partnered with BCRA Design to create Airsafe Pierce County, a site dedicated to improving air quality in the Tacoma area. BCRA was honored with a Webby for their cutting edge...

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  • Chelsea Cain

    In collaboration with Avive Design, we created this site using the Drupal content management system (CMS). Implementing the design’s look and feel on top of a custom Drupal 6 template...

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  • Landed Gentry Homes

    A complete Drupal website for a Seattle area home builder, we did all aspects of this site from the design to the coding, build and SEO. This site has a fluid layout and will allways be...

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  • The Commencement

    Dorey Design Group worked with Solution Partners NW to create a responsive Drupal site for these condominium homes in Ruston near Tacoma, Washington. The home page has a responsive slider...

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  • Humani Pilates

    Dorey Design Group partnered with Alicia Nagel Creative to develop a custom WordPress site for this start-up Pilates studio in Sacramento, CA. We built a custom theme off of StudioPress...

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  • The Children's Clinic

    The Children’s Clinic came to DDG to convert a complex WordPress site to an easy to use Drupal site. Some features of the new site include a Physician's Spotlight, a directory and...

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The Crew!

Get to know the people behind the scenes

  • Paul Fasel, web site designer from Portland, OR

    Paul Fasel

    President

    Paul is the founder and principal of Dorey Design Group. Raised in an entrepreneurial family, he has over 20 years of experience in setting up and running businesses - hence Dorey Design Group’s mission to make technology work smarter to enhance business processes.

  • Jason Diersman

    Jason Diersman

    Senior Developer

    Jason Diersman is a very talented programmer and designer. He is able to straddle the line between developer and designer by having an eye for aesthetics without compromising functionality and usability.

  • Matt Dittmann

    Web Developer

    Matt is a talented Web designer who has worked in various disciplines and media for the past 10 years. He has a B.A. from San Francisco State University where he not only studied Interactive Technology, but Digital Video as well.

  • Robert Parker, Developer

    Robert Parker

    Full Stack Developer

    Robert is an object oriented developer who does both front and backend development. He is actively developing his own open source content management system when he is not developing an HTML5/Javascript game.

  • Tula

    Office Dog

    Tula likes little doggie treats, long walks and digging through the garbage. She is an expert in designing strategies to scare other dogs away from our street.

  • Jason Narog, Developer

    Jason Narog

    Drupal Developer

    Jason Narog is an open source web developer. He has multiple years experience working with a variety of content management systems.  

Blog

The latest and greatest from the web

Putting Together a Mobile First Website

By Jason Narog
, Drupal Developer

Mobile first website? You mean a responsive website? Yes, a mobile first website would use responsive techniques but the two words are not interchangeable. A mobile first website is a content and design philosophy in which content creators, designers, and developers would approach building a website with strategies related to how interactions should take place on the smallest of screens first, and then added upon as the screen size increases.

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What to do when Drupal user 0 is missing

By Jason Narog
, Drupal Developer

When migrating sites, exporting and importing databases, fetching databases from Git repos, or combining smaller SQL files into larger ones via a command prompt, you may run into an issue where Drupal — particularly the drush command line utility — can’t find user 0. User 0 is the anonymous user (or non-logged-in user) for any Drupal site and is the default user system tools such as drush and cron use when completing tasks on your website.

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Upgrading Drupal Distributions

By Jason Narog
, Drupal Developer

Drupal distributions are great, they combine a lot of useful modules with custom themes and features that have been created to help you get a great site up and running very quickly.

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The Pods Framework for WordPress

By Jason Narog
, Drupal Developer

If you ask anyone who has built websites using both Drupal and WordPress and is currently on the Drupal side of the fence you’ll hear the following as to why: "Drupal has custom content types and views, all WordPress can do is posts and pages."

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