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Wow Go travel section for wowcher

WowGo travel section for wowcher
Client: 

Design and implementation of a new travel section for Wowcher.
The new design featured larger images, better placements for bonus deals a flexible grid or drop down system for displaying deal pricing and option details, and a new sub menu for deal categories.

Wowcher - Associated Newspapers - DMG media

Wowcher
Client: 

Wowcher is a popular eCommerce site providing location based deals. Employed as a UI/UX developer providing design and development for the Wowcher web and mobile sites. Creation and implementation of new features. Investigation of issues and bug fixes, Prototyping, User journeys and Wireframes.

Virgin Media Presents Website

Virgin Media Presents Website

Employed as a freelance developer by Redwood Publishing to develop a Wordpress based CMS for their client - Virgin media. Set up of custom themes for desktop and mobile versions of the site. I also created custom plugins for social media tracking and a method to show different content to individual customers depending on what virginmedia package they have.

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html5 CSS3 Skyfall Realtime Twitter feed with animation

Skyfall Realtime Twitter feed
Client: 

A realtime feed of twitter tweets about Skyfall the new Bond film. Javascript, Jquery and CSS3 Animation are used to load six of the latest tweets from twitter. They are then and styled up to look like id cards using Google webfonts to give an authentic retro look.

Red Bull Bedroom Jam

Red Bull Bedroom Jam
Client: 

The Red Bull Bedroom Jam site provides a engaging experience for young musicians and music fans. Users can upload their bands music and videos to be rated by the public.
Employed by the Que Pasa Communications, I have been providing technical support and development of the Drupal based Red Bull bedroom jam site CMS.

Tetley Tea Folk

Tetley Tea Folk
Client: 

Providing information on new products and special offers.
I have been involved in technical support and implementation of updates of the Drupal based CMS.

Royal Mail - Alpha Mail game

Royal Mail - Alpha Mail game

Platform game to promote the idea of the use of games for marketing. The game was publicised in the Royal Mails "Contact" magazine. The game features 3 levels of play and data capture is used to collect high scores and then display them on a league table.

Bizarre Magazine website and social networking

Bizarre Magazine website and social networking
Client: 

Bizarre Magazine the UK's leading alternative lifestyle mag.
Design graphics and usability walkthroughs for each page of the site. Mobile downloads of videos and ecommerce functionality for subscriptions to the user generated content on the site. And the development of Ultra vixens and savage hearts Social networking microsites.

Crafts Council - Website

Crafts Council
Client: 

The Crafts Council is the UK’s national organisation for the promotion of contemporary crafts.
Design and creation of the original site featuring a simple, fully accessible and visually engaging web presence for a public service organisation.
A new template was designed using HTML and CSS.

The site was praised in Webactive magazine where it received 4/5 star rating.
'Web Active' magazine, issue 43

hanky - Band website

hanky - Band website
Client: 

hanky is an experimental pop band, creating inovative and unusual music.

Creation of a site reflecting the band's aesthetic, with a strong element of unspoken branding.

Including a forum allowing fans to interact with each other and the band, enabling a sense of community.

Audio and Video footage can be downloaded in a variety of formats, and a link to the band's record company site was requied enabling music to be purchased online.

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Craftform - Crafts Social Networking Site

Craftform - Crafts Social Networking Site
Client: 

The Craft social network - Craftform is an independent organisation with the simple goal of creating a social network of makers, artists, galleries and shops.

Development of a Social networking site featuring user generated content, accessed and displayed in a user friendly way.
Giving crafts people a simple way to communicate, display their work, make new friends, and a directory service for Galleries and shops linked to Google maps.

Dennis Interactive - Dennis Publishing

Maxim Magazine
Client: 

Dennis Interactive the online division of Dennis Publishing.

One of the world’s leading independent publishers. Founded in 1974, the group consists of a number of operating companies in both the UK and USA.