Client Overview 

Copps Island Oysters, based in Norwalk CT, is a family of oystermen since the 1940s and operates one of the last standing traditional oyster farms in the United States. Designsite was engaged to design a new website that told the company’s colorful story and build an e-commerce platform to sell oysters, lobsters and oyster related merchandise.

In addition, we set up and connected an MailChimp account that targeted emails to the customer database, resulting in greater repeat sales. Finally, we prepared a complete instructions guide so the client could continue to make website updates and maintain the website in-house.


  • E-commerce website design & development

  • Squarespace setup and customized e-commerce integration

  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

  • MailChimp contact database setup, HTMLmailer template design

  • Video editing and integration

  • Instructions guide for client in-house website updates and maintenance