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Pages are initialized with correct HTML meta info, links without text have been assigned names and content, such as text, shares significant contrast with their background colors. Google Developers’ Lighthouse chrome extension was used to assess accessibility.
Attention to detail
The website was designed to be a complete experience; in that it is brand consistent down to very specific details in both styling and interactions. For example, user selection of text displays in a purple consistent to brand colors without being too off-putting compared to the typical default of light blue. Additionally many animations remain consistent within one another in ease, timing and motion.
Developed on a 2017, 13” Macbook Pro with the following specifications.
|Operation System||macOS Mojave 10.13.5|
|Processor||23 GHz Intel Core i5|
|Memory (RAM)||8 GB @ 2133 MHz (LPDDR3)|
|Graphics Card||Intel Iris Plus 640|
Interface & Graphic Design
Low fidelity mockups were drafted with gel pen on paper. High fidelity user interface designs were made in Bohemian Coding’s Sketch. Graphics, logos and thumbnails were designed in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop and compressed and optimized in ImageOptim.
Libraries & Plugins
- The site’s structure and responsive nature is based highly on a heavily modified version of the Skeleton web boilerplate manually merged with normalize.css.
- The portfolio grid implements Patrick Kunka’s MixItUp 3 plugin to fluidly animate content filtration.
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