A hub for IT services at Leeds The biggest challenge I faced when starting this project was unpicking the years of old, duplicate and bad information spread across numerous other IT websites across the university. After that was done a clean user focused website was the outcome. Technical HTML 5 and CSS 3 with jQuery… Read more »
A web application to track your progress through university Leeds for Life is a hugely successful tool that I helped to redesign whilst at Leeds. We conducted user research, focus groups and I created a fully working prototype of the system to test with users before any design was done. The finished product allows students… Read more »
Technical documents for the visually minded Specification documents can by dry and difficult, and although necessary it is also important to document a user interaction with a system in a clear way that can be communicated to web developers, management and users alike. I really love these, there is something wonderful about order from chaos…. Read more »
Showcasing the best Manchester has to offer Manchester’s Finest is a blog I co-own, design, build, maintain, write for, and run with long time collaborator and friend Lee Isherwood. We started the site in 2010 to fill a gap we identified for a site that promoted the best independents in Manchester. The site has been… Read more »
Recent prototyping Currently I am doing the UX work on a large web application for students at Leeds. The application will need to adapt to and size whilst also allowing the user to complete a wide range of tasks easily such as filling in forms or making bookings. Processes After digesting the client requirements I… Read more »
Beautiful Interface The careers service required a simple application to allow students to search and contact former Leeds University students in order to get advice on their chosen careers. Processes I began by producing low fidelity wireframes and user flows of the application on paper and in Omnigraffle as the requirements were fairly simple. I… Read more »
App Sketches & Design Design and sketches for a proposed mobile application to sit along side the Manchester’s Finest Website.
vertexmedia.tv Vertex Media is a Video Production company based in the north of England. I created a static site (as there is basic HTML experience within the business) that reflected their brand’s association to strong imagery within this part of the UK. vertexmedia.tv