Archive for the ‘webdev’ Category

My personal website is an excuse for me to experiment with all of the amazing features of WordPress.  On top of just themeing, I’ve been playing around with some of the new CMS features of WordPress including the ability to define custom types of posts and pages.  I’ve also been giving plugin development a try. [...]

Tuesday, March 8th, 2011 at 19:51 | Comments Off
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I currently manage the technology side of the popular fashion blog HonestlyWTF which is penned by my wife and her friend.  Through a combination of great content and search engine and social media optimization, we’ve been able to grow the site to 1,000,000 pageviews a month in less than a year.  Most of my work on [...]

Sunday, March 6th, 2011 at 22:38 | Comments Off
Categories: webdev
Links: website

On this project I worked with the founders of The 2 Bandits to design and build their website, blog, and online store. They wanted a minimalist aesthetic so that the primary focus would be their products.  The project included the following key components: A custom PHP / MySQL backend to manage their product catalog Advanced integration of Google [...]

Thursday, January 6th, 2011 at 22:41 | Comments Off
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This project focused on creating an online portfolio that would effectively communicate the design aesthetics of Rebecca Coffman Landscape Architects.  Most of the site’s design and layout was done by Erica (my wife), while I focused on usability and implementation.  My energies were primarily directed towards the portfolio section which implemented the following: A client side json [...]

Wednesday, October 6th, 2010 at 22:39 | Comments Off
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In the summer of 2010 I was a co-lecturer for a Web Architecture course offered through the School of Information at UC Berkeley. The description of the course was as follows: This course focuses on understanding the Web as an information system, and how to use it for information management for personal and shared information. [...]

Saturday, August 14th, 2010 at 23:42 | Comments Off
Categories: teaching, webdev
Links: website, course

Observations of Daily Living was a masters thesis project that enabled patients to enter health observations on a mobile device and then share that data with a physician electronically. The project was conceived, designed, and built by me, Nat Wharton, James Tucker, Annette Greiner, and Matt Gedigian. The end result was a functioning web service [...]

Wednesday, May 12th, 2010 at 19:12 | Comments Off
Categories: papers, webdev

I created this website for my wedding in 2009 and I now host it locally for the purposes of my portfolio.  The site itself was designed by my wife and I, and it allowed me to play around with some technologies I was interested in at the time.  These included the following: Integration of bbpress, the [...]

Wednesday, January 6th, 2010 at 22:44 | Comments Off
Categories: webdev
Links: website

On this project I worked with the founders of Baytenders Cocktail Catering and photographer Adam Friedman to create a website that highlighted their amazing cocktails. The entire site was designed around the images and makes heavy use of jQuery and semi-transparent overlays.  Unfortunately the company is no longer in business but they have agreed to [...]

Tuesday, October 6th, 2009 at 22:42 | Comments Off
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