About

Personal Details:

I specialise in creating and developing defining digital experiences. I am a UK based digital developer currently working at Heckford Advertising. I collabrate with User Experience (UX) Specialists and other Digital Designers and Digital Developers to create positive user experiences in all my projects.

My Skills:

HTML5/CSS3/SASS

85%

jQuery

75%

Javascript

50%

PHP

65%

Wordpress

80%

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 Resume

Resume

Education:

  • B.A. (Hons) Design Blackpool & The Fylde College (2000) I studied a Bachelor of Art degree at Blackpool & The Fylde College starting in 1997 and graduating with a second class degree in 2000. The course was mainly centred around technical illustration.
  • BTEC Technical Illustration Blackburn College (1997) I studied for a BTEC National Diploma in technical illustration at Blackburn College. The course commenced in 1995 and was completed in 1997. I also gained another GCSE in Communication Studies.
  • 9 GCSEs Grades B - D Walton-le-Dale High School (1995) I attended Walton-le-Dale High School near Preston, Lancashire and left with 9 GCSE results between grades B and D. My highest results were in Geography and Art & Design.

Experience:

  • Web Developer Heckford Advertising, Preston (2016 - present) I am currently employed at Heckford Advertising as a Web Developer. I am currently responsible for all of Heckford’s client websites, the development of new bespoke websites and the maintenance of existing websites.
  • Web Developer MMA Digital, Cheadle (2014 - 2016) I was employed at MMA Digital as a Web Developer. I was building and maintaining new and existing MMA Digital client websites. MMA Digital operated with the legal sector and many of the website were tailored for solicitors.
  • Digital Developer APS Group, Cheadle (2012 - 2014) I was working at The APS Group as a Digital Developer. I was part of a digital team creating and maintaining email builds, websites and I was involved with mobile app development pitches.

 Services

Services

User Experience

I can help you improve experiences with your products and services by understanding your customers and by identifying issues with your user experience (UX) through research and testing.

Web Development

I can develop websites usually via the utilisation of Wordpress CMS that are engaging and a joy to use.

Web Design

From wireframes to page mock ups to develop the look and feel of the website whilst keeping a multi-screen approach in mind to ensure the designs translate well across all devices and screens.

 Portfolio

 Blog

My Blog

Billions Wiped Off Facebook Shares In Wake of Data Scandal

Last week Facebook saw it's share price plummet in the wake of the privacy scandal surrounding Cambridge Analytica. Cambridge Analytica…

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Google Raising the Security Standard with Chrome 68

As you may know Google has been pushing for ‘secure by default’ for all websites. In July this year with…

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Age checks for porn websites postponed by government

Following on from my recent article relating to fears of a database breach which would hold all the data of…

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Data breach “inevitable” under new UK porn laws

Under the Government’s Digital Economy Act, from April 2018 UK web users will have to register their details to access…

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Contact

Email: rob.randell@talk21.com

Address: Penwortham, Preston, Lancashire.




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