Over the last couple of weeks I have been working on a new WordPress/Buddypress project for AllAPNotes.com – a sister site of USHistoryAPNotes.com. The goal here was to build a single, modern, user-friendly portal where visitors and members can easily browse through all of the various content and interact with fellow students. With the recent release of Buddypress v2.0, and ...
I had teased about the new PhotoDH website a few days ago over on the Rapid Purple Facebook page; and today I am happy to announce it’s finally live! PhotoDH, ran by Dzemo Halilovic, first came to me with a Flash based website that was put together many, many years ago. Back when Flash was the latest and greatest web tool. ...
The new BRC Day Spa website has been launched! Some of you may have caught a glimpse of the new BRC Day Spa website on Facebook towards the end of last year, and the look and feel has stayed much the same throughout it’s completion. Post by Rapid Purple. Done in WordPress and with a heavy focus on graphics the ...
Innovative Standard Inc. is the realization of a dream 10 years in the making – or so starts off their introductory about page. Innovative Standard strives to be the standard in niche eCommerce by maintaining a focus on more than just the profit margin. Niche markets require a true knowledge of the product. Customers want more than industry training from a manual. ...
Incorporated in 1998, ELLANA, Inc. is a certified Woman-owned Business Enterprise (WBE) and Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) construction consultant firm that provides four core services consisting of cost management, project controls, owner representation and professional training services to a wide range of A/E/C industry clients. In-fact they are one of a small handful of firms who handle these types of jobs – ...
myQnation is a vBulletin powered forum started by the same team behind G35NYC. I have been working with them on the launch of the myQnation forum for the past couple of weeks now, and I am happy to announce that the new forums are finally live to the public! The design features a modern, flat UI; utilizing the same focus ...
Back in April I had first mentioned the redesign of the HI Abseiling website – a custom WordPress based theme drawn up by Colin Berwick in Photoshop, and converted over to WordPress by me. HI Abseiling are one of London’s premier window cleaning providers, along with a wide range of other services including concrete testing, blasting, and painting. I had worked ...
Sandoony Spa, located in Brooklyn – New York, came to me with a full flash-based website that they needed to get away from and build something a bit more modern, more intuitive, and easily accessible across a wide range of devices. As such their original flash website was scrapped and work started on a brand new site, build entirely utilizing HTML5, CSS3, ...
I’ve been hard at work on the redesign of the ONEighty NYC website for the last couple of months – and there have been a few teaser shots posted here and on my LinkedIN account. As of this week however, the website is officially live – so I wanted to take some time and walk you through what the redesign ...
Signature Auto Leasing, a New York based leasing company, came to us with a static website, perfect for a leasing company – however lacking certain functionality. For example, their home-page features 6 lease specials – which are displayed through the use of rollover images. Finalizing each row are 2 static images which lead to their respective contact forms. This same ...
I am finishing up work on two custom WordPress based websites – one is a complete redesign of the ONEighty NYC website; and the other is a redesign of the HI Abseiling website. We’ll kick-start with the website for HI Abseiling, one of London’s premier window cleaning providers. HI Abseiling also supply an array of in house services such as mastic ...
I was contracted over the weekend by AfricaIQ to help them with some quick WordPress updates for their website – which needed to be done quickly since their site had to launch today. The changes consisted of mostly cosmetic fixes and updates – along with the development of a custom Categories listing widget, based off the default WordPress one – ...
Not everything I do goes onto the portfolio here on Rapid Purple, however I do like to mention some of the smaller projects that are just interesting to me – like this logo design that just got finished for a local rim repair company called RimFocus. The logo is derived from the Porsche crest, complete with Porsche inspired text to ...
I have been working with ONEighty lately to develop an automotive image hosting website for them. Finally the initial public beta has been launched with the majority of all functionality complete. The design still has some fine tuning to go through – however that is exactly what the slide-out recommendations tab is for on the site. The website utilizes AJAX ...
I recently finished up a complete overhaul of the G35NYC – a NYC based Infiniti G35/G37 enthusiasts community. When I first took on the project the community was ran off a fairly out-dated vBulletin install – which unfortunately had been compromised – making daily use of the forums fairly annoying. The decision was made to start off with a fresh ...
Cave Lounge is a unique, energy driven cave themed space with a full bar and kitchen serving delicious drink specials and Italian-American cuisine. They had requested a simple layout – yet something that would showcase their unique interior and amazing foods. Their homepage showcases 4 large-scale pictures showing off their decor and their foods. From here you also have quick access ...
We have completed a redesign of the APCO Solutions website, now redone completely to feature a custom blog system, a live-chat function, and an editable clients database. We are proud to have created an example for other professionals with web design careers. The homepage makes use of HTML5’s video support to display an introductory video in the header, along with full Google ...