Who Citizen Studio, Inc.
What A comprehensive online portfolio showcasing the work of seasoned graphic designers.
When January 2005.
Where Freelance.
How Citizen Studio needed a website to showcase their extensive portfolio of work, and they realized that managing over 100 static HTML files would be a nightmare. Together, we were able to produce a fast, simple, managable data-driven site. While I designed the database, they designed the interface.
Tools PHP, MySQL, IA, CSS, XHTML, JavaScript, PM
Roles Information Architect
PHP/MySQL Developer
XHTML Developer
Project Manager
Modes Collaborate with graphic designers and project owner.

Develop 4-tier PHP/MySQL website.

Develop all XHTML, CSS and JavaScript.

Manage day-to-day tactical details of site production.
Bites An extremely fast, cache-smart, data-driven website.

Incorporated a password-protected project management extranet to keep the team organized.

Code validates to "XHTML 1.0 Transitional" and "W3C CSS."

A visually clean site for both screen and print.

CSS-based rollovers for the menu system (as opposed to JavaScript).

Designed with CSS as opposed to HTML tables.

Automatically prints well.
Result A comprehensive, scalable online portfolio that is tweaked to near perfection.
Growth Another n-tiered PHP/MySQL project, this site satisfied and balanced the demands of seasoned designers and a picky programmer. And I got to advance my PHP skills.
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