This post outlines my experience building a web-based tool that makes learning complicated information quick and effective. You add information to the system in the form of cards, and the app works out which cards you need to review on what days.
In April this year I began working with the Beeminder team to redesign their interface. Over three months, I tracked a total of a 167 hours towards the project. But let’s start at the very beginning. (more…)
Ankur is a music producer. The Guardian described his music as ‘Downtempo music makes for a welcome break from manic city life’. He is putting the finishing touches on his first album.
Given the amount of advertising we are exposed to on a daily basis, most people now instinctively resist anything that feels like marketing.
People do not like being sold to.
In our hyper-connected social world, most people now hear about interesting ideas from each other. One way to sidestep the growing resistance to marketing is by finding ways to get people to talk to each other about your business.
Word of mouth is ultimately the most effective and most desirable form of marketing for any business.
I’ve only recently started documenting my work in case studies. I plan to retroactively document my other projects. Till that happens I have listed them all out here.
Active in the status column means the projects are still active.
Updated projects are active but they have been updated beyond recognition.
Stalled projects never launched, for one reason or another.
R.I.P. are projects that launched, lived their natural life and then got shut down.
Unless it specifies otherwise in the description, I did all of the UI design and development work for each project. Clients usually provide all the words and any other graphic element that they want to use.