Web UX/UI Designer and Developer

This site is built with Bootstrap, SCSS, jQuery, JSON and PHP.

Brief Overview

Summary


During my career for 10+ yrs. now I have Designed, Developed and maintained many B2B and B2C corporate websites and applications. I have experience in, Web Development, Web Design, WordPress, Drupal and other CMS platforms. I am also well versed in Best SEO, Digital Marketing & Graphic Design principles. My focus has been on front end UI/UX and themeing and web development, for mobile first and responsive design.

Experience

Experience


Web Development

I have built and designed many UX/UI web applications, mobile first and responsive websites and apps. I use a process in which the structure, layout, and functionality of a website is considered, based on actual usage and site analytics.

SEO Strategy

I have managed SEO for many websites, using ADWords, Tag Manager and Advanced Analytics ROI Reporting, for midsize and large B2B and B2C organizations with a wide range of specifications.

Marketing

Email marketing is a great way to get your message across, whether you’re a blogger and want to give your readers regular updates or you’re a business trying to generate more leads.

Graphic Design

It’s a competitive world, and making a good first impression is important to communicating your objectives and establishing relationships with prospective clients fast.





WordPress, Drupal, InVision, Adobe Experience Design, Sketch, Adobe Creative Suite, HTML5, PHP, JavaScript, LAMP, MYSQL, CSS, SASS and LESS, Bootstrap REST,SOAP, JSON, Twig, Docker, swagger, Google API’s, AWS, Ajax, jQuery, CloudFront CDN, bitbucket, Git , GitHub, Google Anlytics, Google AdWords, Google Tagmanager, Hubspot, Node.js, React, Visual Studio, SQL

Avantax / Blucora
Irving, Tx. | March 2020

  • Design build, and maintain current company websites in WordPress.
  • Maintained avantaxwealthmanagement.com theme, new development, custom template pages and content
  • Mange all hosting on local hosted unbuntu web servers.
  • Consult company on user research, site mapping, wireframing, mockup creation, prototyping, user testing, and final interface design
  • Support marketing needs and consult in server configuration, troubleshoot and configure Linux, nginx, MySQL, PHP5.6 stack on Ubuntu. Also CentOS and server caching
  • Install PHP7. Apache, and configure PhpMyAdmin on other webservers.

  • Santanna Energy Services | Front End Developer
    Austin,Tx. | 2017 - 2020

    • Develop UI design mockups, storyboards, process flows, sitemaps, and prototypes that clearly illustrate site behaviors, requirements, and design.
    • Works closely with Product Managers, Architects, and Developers to help deliver intuitive and easy to follow wireframes, mockups, workflows, and prototypes for a variety of projects across our product suite.
    • Collaborate with Product and Engineering team to support the product development process - from conception to release.
    • Perform UX research to obtain user feedback and improve products
    • Design build, and maintain current and new websites I built in WordPress with Docker, phpMyAdmin, Portainer
    • Develop a digital marketing roadmap that incorporates a website traffic plan with goals and benchmarks to achieve this
    • Regularly engage with company employees to support digital marketing efforts
    • Oversee and manage all digital marketing channels and social media accounts to ensure brand consistency
    • Maintain effective, cohesive, and engaging brand messaging
    • Generate monthly reports on our marketing campaign’s performance and analysis of site and social traffic
    • Establish and monitor ROI and KPIs and prepare an operating budget
    • Optimize website and social media channels for SEO as well as usability
    • Develop, evaluate and oversee the implementation of A/B/n testing protocols and procedures
    • Collaborate with internal teams to create landing pages and optimize user experience
    • Forecast sales performance trends and act proactively to increase our market segment
    • Motivate digital marketing team including key personnel such as graphic designers, copywriters, videographers, photographers, etc. to achieve goals
    • Build landing pages for marketing
    • Maintain SEO and brand management
    • Maintain paid search campaigns with google adwords, tagmanager, and analytics
    • Work with third party vendors for Email campaigns using Adestra and HubSpot
    • Meet with Marketing team members on ROI and marketing goals for online Enrollments
    • Create UI and UX comps in Photoshop
    • Keep up with code versions with Git
    • Mange all hosted web clients through, local hosted linux servers.
    • Manage MYSQL databases and run queries to extract and display data
    • Built a web UI with PHP, JavaScript, JSON, Twig, API's to display products data housed in swagger API portal.
    • Design, develop and implement new features, enhancements, and content on existing and new Wordpress websites.
    • Maintain and customize existing Wordpress Plugins along with regular updates to website frameworks and databases.
    • Maintain and update PHP/MySQL/HTML sites.
    • Work closely with project management to provide continuity from project inception through to completion
    • Produce working prototypes of web and mobile interfaces
    • Maintain and modify existing applications including driving improvements in application speed, efficiency and compatibility
    • Assist in the discovery of technical requirements for business applications and tolls that integrate with the front-end experience

    • Lee Tilford Agency | Web Designer / Developer
      Austin, Tx. | 2016 – 2017

    • Design build, and maintain current and new clients’ websites in WordPress.
    • Maintained, and rebuilt specsonline.com managed over 40k products in woo commerce.
    • Create UI and UX comps for customer using Axure for prototypes
    • Manage time and maintain project scope of work within the client expectations
    • Mange all hosted web clients through WPEngine, other local hosted servers.
    • Consult company on user research, site mapping, wireframing, mockup creation, prototyping, user testing, and final interface design
    • Create custom websites, using PHP, CSS3 HTML5, WordPress, and woo-commerce.
    • Support customer needs and consult in server configuration, troubleshoot and configure Linux, nginx, MySQL, PHP5.6 stack on Ubuntu. Also CentOS and server caching
    • Install PHP7. Apache, and configure PhpMyAdmin on other webservers.
    • Create and build company Apps using PhoneGap, and prebuilt plugins for PhoneGap features with framework7 Android and IOS.

    • Akorbi | Web Designer / Developer
      Plano,TX | 2015 –2016

    • Built and created custom company WordPress site in WordPress
    • Manage all and maintained digital marketing task, SEO, SEM, PPC, Emailers, landing pages
    • Manage all web servers, Setup install and configure company webserver, PhpMyAdmin, PHP MySQL, mail, Ubuntu, webmin, ftp
    • Manage web localization applications with memoQ and easyling
    • Create Video for other departments marketing efforts using Adobe Premier
    • Create Company graphics for marketing materials, using Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign
    • Manage, build and send email campaigns for 5 different departments marketing efforts using constant contact
    • Generate Lead Generation, and having leads sent to sales team CRM using HubSpot through the website form submissions

    • Masergy Communications | Web Designer / Developer
      Plano,Texas | 2013 - 2015

    • Manage and consult marketing team with the corporate website and web development projects in Drupal as well marketing campaign ideas for company products and services for digital marketing task, SEO, SEM, PPC, Emailers, landing pages
    • Design UI comps and future website ideas in Photoshop, and then create prototypes for further engagement.
    • Make updates and changes to Drupal and WordPress website content and module updates as well Drupal configuration and builds with views, jQuery, CSS3 and PHP
    • Maintain SEO and web site rakings with search engine and maintain Google AdWords campaigns and also marketing landing pages using Marketo using google analytics and AdWords.
    • Manage development and production websites on Linux (Ubuntu, and RHL) based web servers.
    • Manage and push development website to production once projects are complete using ssh commands. from Amazon Web Services instances (AWS)

    • View Cast Corporation | Web Manager/Developer
      Plano,Texas | 2011 - 2013

    • Designed and built the corporate company website into a more stable work solution using the Drupal CMS , CSS, PHP,FlashAS3 , JavaScript, Ajax, MYSQL and UberCart.
    • Configured apache, on a Linux Red Hat Private hosting environment
    • Maintained 24/7 high volume availability demand using open source tools such as Linux, Apache, PHP, and MySQL
    • I maintained digital marketing task, SEO, SEM, PPC, Emailers, landing pages
    • Maintained CMS core security updates and module updates
    • Source code control experience with subversion.
    • Manage all incoming website requests forms for other company departments and support for all users, driver downloads and product updates and sales.
    • Rebuilt and migrated company sales portal from sharepoint to drupal

    • Apptricity Corporation | Web Developer
      Irving,Texas | 2008 - 2010

    • Developed and built the corporate website into a more stable working website using the DrupalCMS
    • Setup apache and hosting environment with Linux debian. Maintain virtual domains, website user accounts, MySQL databases, and DNS.
    • Design and code company sites with the Drupal CMS using CSS, PHP, JavaScript

    • SCP Pool Corp | Internet Manager
      Covington, LA | 2004 - 2008

    • Setup apache, mod_perl, php on Linux servers. Maintain virtual domains, user accounts, MySQL
    • Create google analytics reports of adwords, SEO placement
    • Setup and maintained multiple domains using Plesk and webmin.
    • Design and code templates for two migrating CMS , Joomla and Drupal using CSS and PHP, JavaScript, MYSQL, MSSQL, SOAP Web Services and SEO optimization with Google analytics and Ad Words package.
    • Maintained Google AdWords for swimmingpool.com
    The Art Institute of Dallas
    Dallas, Texas
    A.S. (Multimedia Production)
    2000
    Louisiana Tech University
    Ruston, Louisiana
    B.A.S. (Graphic Design)
    1997


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    Code Sample


    Get JSON with PHP

    $curl_handle = curl_init($url); curl_setopt($curl_handle, CURLOPT_URL,'https://jsonurl'); curl_setopt($curl_handle, CURLOPT_POSTFIELDS, $payload); curl_setopt($curl_handle, CURLOPT_HTTPHEADER, array('Content-Type:application/json')); curl_setopt($curl_handle, CURLOPT_RETURNTRANSFER, true); $query = curl_exec($curl_handle); $resultnicor3 = json_decode($query, true); curl_close($curl_handle);

    Display JSON with PHP


    print_r( $resultnicor3[model][7] ["rateScheduleList"][0]["utility"]); echo "
    "; print_r( $resultnicor3[model] [7]["productTerm"]); echo "
    "; print_r( $resultnicor3[model] [7]["rateScheduleList"][0]["market"]); echo"
    "; print_r( $resultnicor3[model] [7]["rateScheduleList"][0] ["rateSegmentList"][0]["rateSegmentDetailList"] [0]["chargeType"]); echo"
    "; echo"¢"; print_r( $resultnicor3[model] [7]["rateScheduleList"] [0]["rateSegmentList"][0] ["rateSegmentDetailList"][0]["rateAmount"]); echo " per "; print_r( $resultnicor3[model] [7]["rateScheduleList"] [0]["rateSegmentList"][0] ["rateSegmentDetailList"][0]["uom"]); echo "
    "; print_r( $resultnicor3[model] [7]["rateScheduleList"] [0]["rateSegmentList"][0] ["rateSegmentDetailList"][1]["rateCalculator"]); echo"
    ";echo" $"; print_r( $resultnicor3[model] [7]["rateScheduleList"] [0]["rateSegmentList"][0] ["rateSegmentDetailList"][1]["rateAmount"]); //at first layer ?>

    CSS


    #rate-box{ padding: 30px; -webkit-box-shadow: 1px 2px 11px -1px rgba(0,0,0,0.75); -moz-box-shadow: 1px 2px 11px -1px rgba(0,0,0,0.75); box-shadow: 1px 2px 11px -1px rgba(0,0,0,0.75); width: 100%; text-align: center; } .center{ position:relative; text-align: center; font-weight:bold; font-size: 16px; white-space: nowrap; overflow: hidden; text-overflow: ellipsis; text-size-adjust: auto; }

    Compare Javascript


    function hideSelected() { var oTable = document.getElementById("myTable"); var oRows = oTable.getElementsByTagName("tr"); for( var i=0; i < oRows.length; i++ ) { var oInputs = oRows[i].getElementsByTagName("input"); for( var j=0; j < oInputs.length; j++ ) { if( oInputs[j].name == "showHide" ) { if(!oInputs[j].checked ) { oRows[i].style.display = "none"; } break; } } } } function showAll() { var oTable = document.getElementById("myTable"); var oRows = oTable.getElementsByTagName("tr"); for( var i=0; i < oRows.length; i++ ) { if( oRows[i].style.display == "none" ) { oRows[i].style.display = ""; } } }

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