Web Portfolio

Summary

The client has a specialist traffic management product to be sold online. He had an existing website but no e-commerce infrastructure. This custom WordPress plugin allowed him to showcase all the features of the safety product with one click to reach the checkout with the right product.

http://www.kentevents.org.uk/safety-wand-shop/

Technologies

WordPress WooCommerce. Customized plugins. PHP and jQuery.

Challenges

The safety product was setup as a variant product which doesn’t have full shortcode support. So a custom plugin was made to give access to every attribute of the variant product and to give one click ordering.

Length

The project was complete in under a week including design, development, testing and deployment.

My Role

Design, development, testing and project management.

Summary

International Film Festivals allow for indie films to be publicized and reviewed. Entering a film project into a film festival requires a lot of business specific data about the film and how it was made.
This WordPress plugin allows the festival organizers to take bookings online and to collect the information they need to run the festival.

http://filmfestinternational.com/submit/

Technologies

Extension to WooCommerce on WordPress. Custom plugin allows a user to select multiple variant products (film festivals) and to take them straight to the checkout where they will add their business specific information.
WordPress, WooCommerce, PHP, Javascript.

Challenges

Variant products in WooCommerce are harder to work with than simple products, the usually rich short codes are not enough and specialist plugins had to be written. Furthermore, the the business information to be captured need to be integrated with the WooCommerce process which required which required extensive customization through WP action codes.

Length

The project was complete in under a week including design, development, testing and deployment.

My Role

Design, development, testing and project management.

Testimony

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Summary

Sales professionals can use online public information to help them generate sales leads if they can find the data in one place. This application sources public information from all over the web to build profiles of companies that the user would like to follow and interact with.
Then it works with HubSpot CRM to help the salesperson take their lead through the sales funnel to the deal at the end.

Technologies

MySQL, PHP, jQuery. HubSpot REST API.

Challenges

The data warehouse for this application must be able to cope with third party data coming from multiple sources. It needs to know which sources it can trust over other sources, this requires complicated rules as well a tracking sources accurately. The feeding application needs to be able to talk to multiple sources that could be in different formats which can lead to challenges in interpreting the data when the format of the source data is not that strict. Natural language processing is required in a number of cases.

Length

The project is preparing for its first pilot.

My Role

Technical design, all development and testing.

Summary

Airbnb offers limited tools to its hosting clients. If these hosts have lots of rooms to rent they need better tools to manage all the arrival and departure organization for their guests. This web application allows a host to see all their bookings and to automatically send requests for additional information to their guests which then updates their central planner. Then they know exactly which time a guest will arrive, from where, if they have bags etc.
Furthermore, the host can generate MIS reports and see how their business is operating.

Technologies

PHP, MySQL, JavaScript.

Challenges

Getting the data from Airbnb, reverse engineering it and then re-using it within the host’s application.

Length

The project was complete in under 3 months including design, development, testing and deployment.

My Role

Design, development, testing and project management.

Summary

The client has a specialist all natural product for reducing stress. The website delivered allows the customers to find out all about the benefits of the product and then to purchase it online.

http://stressbyuberwellness.com/

Technologies

WordPress e-commerce solution with WooCommerce.
Theme development and customization.

Challenges

This was quite a design challenge, to come up with a site that showcases the product while allowing the user to buy the product in as few clicks as possible. Luckily the client had good graphics that were reshaped and reused in this site.

Length

The project was complete in under a week including design, development, testing and deployment.

My Role

Web design, development, testing and project management.

Testimony

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