About Hard Refresh

About Us

Hard Refresh | Since 2018

We don't sell sustainable websites, we make sustainable websites.

Our Mission

At Hard Refresh, we believe in building more than just websites; we create accessible, sustainable, and high-performing digital experiences that amplify the impact of our clients. Our mission is to make beautiful, impactful, sustainable and accessible websites mainstream.

Exceeded Goals.

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Sustainable & Accessible.

At Hard Refresh, sustainability is at the core of our web solutions, offered at no extra charge. We firmly believe in crafting websites that not only drive success but also contribute positively to the environment, magnifying your influence while promoting a greener planet.

How We Measure Success

Purpose and Profit

You can have it all. Trust us to ensure your website serves your business goals without compromising on aesthetics or conscientious web development practices.

Our Ideal Clients

Our clients are Marketing Managers, Startup Founders, Purpose-Driven Individuals and Small Business Owners. The one thing they all have in common is their interest in making the world a better place.

Our Promise to You

We pride ourselves in being great partners to you and your organization. Working with us is a safe space to dream, grow, and create. When you hire Hard Refresh as your web partner, you're getting the best of the best.

Built-In Accessibility

At Hard Refresh accessibility isn't an add-on, it is a core part of our process. It is important to us that all people have access to usable websites that support different levels of ability.

Our Impact Goals

Achieved 2023: Establish Our Foundation

Forge and Execute a Planet-Centric Web Development Framework: Create and apply a structure within our web development process that consistently prioritizes the planet as our primary stakeholder.

Catalyze Impact Through Web Design: Design and construct websites for 2 meaningful missions, aiming to tangibly amplify their impact.

2024: Quantify Our Impact

Carbon Footprint Analysis: Assess current projects for CO2 emissions per page view, aiming for industry average.

Efficient CO2 Offsets: Create a dependable calculator to determine CO2 offsets for every project.

Environmental Commitment: Become a certified B Corp and complete 4 pro-bono initiatives.

2025: Amplify Our Mission

Empower Eco-Friendly Startups: Transform into a go-to resources for startups to independently create environmentally conscious web presense from the inception of their digital presense.

Showcase Sustainable Development: Present a case study for each of the 17 SDGs within the next 2 years, highlighting our commitment to sustainable development.

Keep tabs on our progress!

We send out a monthly newsletter sharing easy action items, noteworthy businesses & articles you should pay attention to, and sometimes brag about our accomplishments.

Our Team

We are a fully remote team who thrive on unexpected Google Meet reaction graphics, our favorite work playlists, and our unwavering commitment to a greener future.

Screenshot of Hard Refresh's team on a google meet call

Our Culture & Core Values

We believe in a culture of respect. We believe in curiosity and a willingness to be wrong. We change our minds when we recieve new information and allow ourselves and others time and space to do the best we can.

Above all else, we are climate and equity obsessed. We constantly ask ourselves to do better for the planet and the people around us. And, we look for clients with the same values.

We are deeply conscious of our impact on the environment and prioritize sustainability in every action we take. As a carbon-neutral company committed to zero-waste operations, we continuously strive to do more for our planet.

We prioritize people over profit, without compromise. Embracing diversity, passion, and appreciation, our team of creative professionals delivers profoundly meaningful results for our clients.

Purposeful Collaboration: We purposefully collaborate with companies that share our vision of making the world a better place. Through thoughtful selection and interviews, we conscientiously choose our clients.

Respecting others' perspectives and experiences comes naturally to us because we are committed to both creating and protecting space for one another. With fierce loyalty towards each other and our clients, we foster compassionate and respectful collaboration for the mutual benefit of all.

Do these values vibe with you? Then we would love to hear from you!

Drop us a line below and let's get connected, whether we are actively hiring or not we want to hear from you!

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