Hi I’m Ellen Bauer

Front-end developer and blogger

I love work in a team that brings different talents together.

Hello there, thanks for stopping by on my page. I’m Ellen Bauer, a front-end developer, blogger and video creator. I love to connect with others and share what I’m learning, working in tech for the last ten years.

Together with my partner Manuel, we are working in our remote Elma Studio business in the WordPress ecosystem. Creating our independent little business has been the biggest blessing for our careers. We love to be part of the diverse WordPress community and meet with others who share a common love for tech, community building and learning.

My Skills

and Toolset

I offer a wide range of services for website projects.


Treat yourself with a modern, professional and unique website design.


Choose one of my regular website maintenance plans.


Copy writing is not your favourite pastime? Don’t worry, I can help you out.


My consulting sessions help you to get your ideas off the ground.


Fast loading, clean and accessible code an absolute must-have.


From social media marketing to website SEO, I got you covered.


Work Experience

An overview of projects and achievements over the years.


Launch of our new website.

WordCamp Europe 2019


We had a great time meeting so many friends and discussing the latest WordPress news in Berlin.

Block Building

Learned React and start to build first block.

WordCamp Tokyo 2018


We were lucky to be able to attend WordCamp Tokyo for the second time in 2018. It was so much fun to connect to many people, join the contributor day and sing karaoke together on the after party.

Block Building

Learned React and start to build first block.

Block Building

Learned React and start to build first block.

WordCamp Cologne 2015


We attended our first ever WordCamp in Cologne. It was such a great experience even though we were nervous during our speech.

Elma Studio launch

WordPress agency and theme shop.

Hfg Offenbach

Study of Visual Communications at the University of Art and Design Offenbach, Germany with Design Diploma.

What others say about me

The latest feedback from my customers.

We love working with Ellen. She helped us to create our website and her insights were very helpful.

Inger Thomas, Bridge Coworking

We can only highly recommend Ellen. Her offer is amazing and will anyone looking to improve their online presence.

Nicola Giordano, Freelancer Writer

We are working with Ellen since many years. She continues to improve our website and improved our social media marketing by 200 percent.

Andrea Suárez, Founder Salvato Pilates

Ellen is a very professional and thoughtful person and very passionate about her work. She makes sure everyone is included in all aspects of our cooperation. It’s a delight to work with her.

Kristin Prescott, Penoodle Kitchen

Watch my videos

on YouTube

I share tips for WordPress users. Check out my latest videos!

WordPress Full Site Editing & Block Themes explained

What is FSE and what advantages will block themes bring?

2022 WordPress Theme Overview

Let’s have a look at all the latest WordPress features.

Kori WordPress Theme Patterns

A look at all available Kori One Page WordPress theme patterns.

Contact me

I’m currently booked out but please drop me a message to connect!