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ITC 240 Web Apps

September 10, 2018

Project Overview My Role: Developer Skills & Tools: PHP, Bootstrap, authenticated login, Github Lessons: Web development process, app development For Web Applications Programming I (ITC 240) in winter 2018 for my web design certificate at Seattle Central College with Bill Newman I created three web applications with Bootstrap themes and PHP: Widgets Original, Widgets, and Sprockets. Each one completes the requirements to include an authenticated login area with image upload, a MySQL database accessible through PHPMyAdmin, the ability to switch between themes, dynamic content that changes daily, and an authenticated contact form. Widgets Original Widgets Original is the first version of the web application I made, based on assignments in class. Since I wanted to use all components of the original theme’s design instead of stripping it to its core, I dug heavily into the HTML and learned a lot about how to create custom and common PHP files to... Read more

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Inspiration Unleashed Coaching

September 10, 2018

Project Overview My Role: Designer, Client Liaison Skills & Tools: WordPress, Adobe Illustrator Lessons: Client management, website redesign, logo redesign I designed and coded a child theme for a responsive portfolio site in WordPress utilizing a blank starter theme for my Mind Your Time app. Read about my process designing with helpful constraints. Website Redesign Victoria Mantzoros is a transformation coach whose business is Inspiration Unleashed Coaching. In winter and spring 2018, I redesigned her website and logo. We began with an initial consultation about how she wanted to grow her business. She relies mostly on Facebook to connect and communicate with clients, so the website is intended to an informational page about past events and what she can offer to potential clients online, in groups, or through individual coaching. Throughout the site, there is a theme of gold, emerald, and purple. We chose these colors together because of how... Read more

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Budd Bike Works

September 10, 2018

Project Overview My Role: Project Manager, Client Liaison Skills & Tools: WordPress, Github Lessons: Client management, team roles, editing process Matt Budd is a local fabricator and engineer whose primary business is creating custom bike frames. Matt was a client for a course I took at Seattle Central College. Read what I learned about client and project management. Process Matt Budd is a local fabricator and engineer whose primary business is creating custom bike frames. Matt was a client for Advanced Web Design (WEB 210), a course that I took in summer 2018 at Seattle Central College for my web design certificate. I designed his buddbikes.com with two other teammates to create a site that was responsive, clean, and professional. For the design project, I was on a team with Shelly Oun and Rattana Neak. Shelly is a web designer and Rattana is a web developer, so after our initial... Read more