Freelance digital designer & developer, UI / UX sticky icon

An experienced and talented Web designer and developer with over 12 years experience a First Class degree in Multimedia and Fine Art, my work has been reviewed in leading web magazines and awarded internationally.

DPA PPA Awards Winner - My work on electric helped win this award for Redwood Publishing(My work on electric helped win this award for Redwood Publishing)

Virgin electric! Wins the DPA PPA "Digital Edition of the year"

My skills include web design and development using, HTML5, CSS3, Javascript, Jquery, Jquery mobile, Polymer, Angular, Responsive web, Social media integration, JSP, PHP, Drupal, Wordpress and Ezine / Digimag / Digital edition development.

Traderlynk Unified Communications UI

Unified messaging for the financial community in a browser based single page app.

I was employed to design and implement the UI which was achieved through low latency native Web Components/Javascript, the Data model persisted across browser windows using a Chrome extension background page or shared web worker. Data is transported over web sockets and WebRTC using the Traderlynk javascript API which via a Traderlynk server integrates with the Microsoft Lync infrastructure.

Traderlynk Unified Communications UI

Wow Go travel section for wowcher

Client:

dmg media

Brief:

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.

WowGo travel section for wowcher

Wowcher - Associated Newspapers - DMG media

Client:

dmg media

Brief:

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.

Wowcher

Wowcher Mobile Web App

Client:

dmg media

Brief:

Design and implementation of a working proof of concept. This responsive web app for mobile browsers was created for Wowcher, a popular eCommerce site using Jquery mobile.
The app receives deal and location data through a Wowcher API and this is used to pre-load deal information, allowing the user to browse deals without waiting for loading.
Phonegap was used to convert the web app to a native app for Android, which could then be distributed through the app store.

Wowcher Mobile Web App

html5 Ezine Interactive Digi-Magazine - Sweden

Brief:

Design and implementation of interactive magazine platform that doesn't require the use of flash. Featuring rich interactive content that works on PCs and tablet computers such as the ipad. The magazine can scaled to fill the available browser frame while maintaining its aspect ratio.

html5 Interactive Magazine

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.

Virgin Media Presents Website

html5 CSS3 Skyfall Realtime Twitter feed with animation

Brief:

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.

Skyfall Realtime Twitter feed

Virgin - electric! Ezine

Ongoing contract with Redwood publishing as Senior Flash developer, programming interactive content for Virgin medias customer ezine "electric!" Since issue 7, April 2009.

The ezine includes various games and features, these are programmed using flash actionscript.

Intitally hosted on the Ceros ezine platform, electric has now moved to the eDition publishing platform

Virgin - electric! Ezine

Red Bull Bedroom Jam

Client:

Red Bull

Brief:

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.

Red Bull Bedroom Jam