This isn’t your typical “About” page. This one’s about your business in a constantly changing digital landscape. It’s about how even small businesses and startups can compete by selecting the right web design and digital marketing partner. 

Executive Summary:
your website is crucial to your business success.

Design, development, maintenance, hosting, security, marketing, content, consulting

We've got you covered

Building a website that gets found by your potential customers takes a lot of skill. We’ve spent years studying web development, design, user experience, pay-per-click and content strategy. Let DecemberPress manage every piece of your online presence. We can design it, build it, secure it, maintain it and market it.

Our goal isn’t just to deliver a beautiful website. It’s to deliver a beautiful website that generates sales.

Schedule A Strategy Session

DecemberPress can help you identify your unique value in the market and turn that knowledge into a sophisticated marketing strategy. 

A DecemberPress Strategy Session may be the best three hours you’ll ever spend on your business.

Schedule your Strategy Session and get your team together for a revealing, fun  and productive experience.

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Fast, Affordable, and Effective

Excellent results don’t need to come from a large agency or out-of-state developer team. We’re right here in St. Louis and we have the experience and knowledge to design, build, and maintain your small business or startup website.  Generally, pricing digital design and online marketing strategy has more to do with the needs of the big agency than what’s best for the client. Not for DecemberPress. For a starter websites that can rank as well as any site in the world, DecemberPress websites start around $3,300 and deliver in about four weeks.

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About DecemberPress

Howard Lerner, founder of DecemberPress, is an entrepreneur and digital marketer with more than 25 years of small business and startup experience.

He created DecemberPress to share everything he’s learned as a professional content producer, entrepreneur, and inventor.


A Trained Content Creator

A trained writer/editor with a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Missouri – Columbia, Lerner has worked as a reporter for newspapers including The Jerusalem Post, The Topeka Capital-Journal, The St. Louis Business Journal, and St. Louis Magazine.

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A Small Business Founder

Lerner left journalism in 1994 to open Kaldi’s Coffee, which he sold after launching a fourth location. Kaldi’s is the city’s leader in small-batch coffee roasting. Kaldi’s showed Lerner the importance of consistent quality and the power of a remarkable customer experience.

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An Inventor and Entrepreneur

In 2009, Lerner launched Inbru Coffee Flavors, a company built around a flavoring technology he created and patented. The product reimagines how coffee can be flavored at home and in a cafe environment. He sold the company in 2012.

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A Web Developer and Digital Marketer

It was during his experience with Inbru that Lerner witnessed the power of web design and digital marketing. He was able to create sales funnels and re-marketing campaigns to promote Inbru. He learned web development, WordPress and digital marketing, launching DecemberPress in 2012.