Selected Portfolio

MyRightCare.ca

MyRightCare.ca

www.MyRightCare.ca

Vivid Wind's role on this project involved the construction of the site (excluding design), using Drupal. This site features a service locater widget that maps out the nearest service locations to any given address entered.

Tasks/Technologies

  • PHP programming
  • Google Maps API interaction
  • jQuery / JavaScript
  • Multi-language setup
  • HTML5 / CSS3
  • MySQL
  • Drupal installation / configuration
  • Custom theme implementation into Drupal
  • Client training

The University of Winnipeg PACE

pace.UWinnipegCourses.ca

One of our primary projects through is the ongoing development and maintenance of The University of Winnipeg Professional, Applied and Continuing Education's (PACE) web presence. This team project involves a number of skilled developers and designers. Our primary responsibility has been the construction of the site using Drupal (excluding design), as well as periodic enhancements that expand the features and depth of the site. Since this project commenced in 2009, we have also played key roles in managing the project, organizing and overseeing ongoing communication between team and client, and facilitating regular training of the client on various aspects of site features and new developments.

Tasks/Technologies

  • PHP programming
  • Mobile theme
  • Project management
  • Custom Drupal module development
  • Regular client training
  • Data parsing / manipulation/ import
  • jQuery / JavaScript
  • XHTML / CSS
  • MySQL
  • Drupal installation / configuration
  • Custom theme implementation into Drupal
  • Photoshop

Buhler Whiteboard Monitor

Buhler Whiteboard Monitor

The University of Winnipeg PACE contracted to build a monitor display application in the foyer of the U of W's new Buhler Building, where PACE is located. The monitor displays a scrolling list of the day's classes at PACE, indicating the class time, room number, as well as any special advertisements in a dedicated portion of the monitor. Vivid Wind built the application using the CodeIgniter framework, connecting it and gathering its data from the pace.UWinnipegCourses.ca database. An administration panel was created to allow for easy addition and updating of courses and advertisements on the monitor.

Tasks/Technologies

  • CodeIgniter development
  • PHP programming
  • API development
  • MySQL
  • jQuery / JavaScript
  • Custom Drupal scripting
  • XHTML / CSS
  • Client training
  • Photoshop

Lanoie.com

Lanoie.com

Working with Lanoie.com on a regular basis provided us with the unique opportunity to rebuild their website. With Lanoie.com always pushing the envelope with cutting edge technology, it was appropriate to build the site in a way that allowed for complete customization and future expansion. Therefore, we built a custom CMS for the site using the CodeIgniter framework. The site features a dynamic display of Lanoie.com's upcoming courses, using data pulled from the API we built to access the same data as the Buhler Whiteboard Monitor. Other features include dynamic course postings to Facebook and Twitter, as well as a dynamically generated iCal course feed.

Tasks/Technologies

  • PHP programming
  • CodeIgniter development
  • API development / implementation
  • Facebook page app development
  • Facebook API interaction
  • Twitter API interaction
  • Live iCal feed generation
  • jQuery / JavaScript
  • HTML5 / CSS3
  • MySQL

RPNC

Registered Psychiatric Nurses of Canada (RPNC)

Registered Psychiatric Nurses of Canada (RPNC) approached Vivid Wind to upgrade and rebuild their main, national website. This included a complete re-design, a re-organization of content, and the implementation of a user-friendly interface (Drupal), providing the client the ability to easily manage content from their end.

Tasks/Technologies

  • Photoshop design
  • XHTML / CSS
  • PHP
  • MySQL
  • jQuery / JavaScript
  • Drupal installation / configuration
  • Custom theme implementation into Drupal
  • Client training
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