Project 5 – Professional Practice – My own Portfolio

making the menu bevel in PhotoShop

After I had done the research on different portfolios and individual project pages, it was pretty clear to me what I wanted:

The portfolio landing page was to be a 3 column/unlimited rows of screenshots with a 2 line short description. To link all screenshots together, I wanted black and white images that changed to . . . → Read More: Project 5 – Professional Practice – My own Portfolio

Project 5 – Professional Practice – Task 1b – Research and report on employment opportunities for web designers

wiredsussex

This Task consists of two parts: 1a: Research and analyse a range of personal portfolio websites. 1b: Research and report on the range of employment opportunities for web designers in the Brighton area and the role of the freelancer in web design.

In this part I will research and report on the range of employment . . . → Read More: Project 5 – Professional Practice – Task 1b – Research and report on employment opportunities for web designers

Project 5 – Professional Practice – Task 1a – Research and analyse a range of personal portfolio websites

45royale

This Task consists of two parts: 1a: Research and analyse a range of personal portfolio websites. 1b: Research and report on the range of employment opportunities for web designers in the Brighton area and the role of the freelancer in web design.

In this part I will research and analyse a range of personal portfolio . . . → Read More: Project 5 – Professional Practice – Task 1a – Research and analyse a range of personal portfolio websites

Project 4 – Technoculture: Task 3 – Produce a Simple Mobile Website – FINAL PIECE

home-page

The task for this project is to produce a mobile website. This website can be either a portfolio website or a mobile version of my Web 2.0 project website. my site should contain a logo, text, imagery, relevant navigation and a simple colour scheme.

I decided to make a mobile version of my Web 2.0 . . . → Read More: Project 4 – Technoculture: Task 3 – Produce a Simple Mobile Website – FINAL PIECE

Project 4 – Technoculture: Task 2 – Produce a Web 2.0-style Website – FINAL PIECE

marolinedesign-homepage

The task for this project is to produce a website which includes some of these new ideas and technologies: Produce a series of 3 – 5 (max) interactive web pages for a new web ‘community.’

• The site must emphasize Web 2.0 design characteristics; simple graphics, bold logos, colourful buttons. • The pages have to . . . → Read More: Project 4 – Technoculture: Task 2 – Produce a Web 2.0-style Website – FINAL PIECE

Project 4 – Technoculture – Production of a mobile website

new coloured menu

After finishing the website, it was time to concentrate on the mobile version. As my website and blog is done in WordPress, I wanted the mobile version done in WordPress too so it would actually work with the integrated blog. Unfortunately with Dreamweaver it is still impossible to make a blog, plus I would have . . . → Read More: Project 4 – Technoculture – Production of a mobile website

Project 4 – some ‘last minute’ changes

home-before-after

I said in my last post that I was still trying to change the blog welcome to embed in the page rather than it being a post and using an image with cleverly placed type on the homepage rather than text and I managed to find time to do both. I also changed the pictures . . . → Read More: Project 4 – some ‘last minute’ changes

Project 4 -Technoculture – Design progress – more re-designing

homenew

Two weeks ago we had our last class before the Easter break and boy, have I been busy these last two weeks!!

Apart from a few niggly bits that still need fixing/updating, I can positively say that I am happy with my design and content, which is just as well as I have one more . . . → Read More: Project 4 -Technoculture – Design progress – more re-designing

Project 4 -Technoculture – Web 2.0 & the Mobile Web – complete re-design!

design-progress5

In my last post about my design progress I wrote that I just could not get the design right and felt I had a ‘designers block’, so I decided to do my research and see if I got inspired to simplify my Web 2.0 look.

Luckily, this worked! I got inspired to have a full . . . → Read More: Project 4 -Technoculture – Web 2.0 & the Mobile Web – complete re-design!

Project 4 – Task 1 -What is Web 2.0

giftrocket

For this project I need to research and analyse ONE of the following topics: The Web 2.0 Phenomenon

What is Web 2.0?: Look at and describe in a minimum of 500 words an illustrated account of the design and technical properties of Web 2.0. A great source of Web 2.0 design Choose one Web 2.0 . . . → Read More: Project 4 – Task 1 -What is Web 2.0