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NCC Group Workshop Session

At work on Wednesday I was invited by my manager to take part in a workshop session from the NCC Group which look at performance of websites. Their website blurb “NCC Group is a global information assurance specialist providing organisations worldwide with expert escrow, verification, security consulting, website performance, software testing and domain services.” I […]

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Making Kristian Young’s website live

It’s Live!! The site is now live with the new look implemented. This new look includes video intro as the background of the index page of the site. Main page with 3 white links, box wrapper around links. All centred and respond to browser size and device size. Black body for the rest of the […]

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Modifications to Kristian Youngs Website Part 3

Device support time. I have the video playing in the background within the browser, I now need to work out how to get phone and tablet devices to work with the site.  I stumbled upon the modernizr javascript a little while back when doing some responsive development at work. As the library’s site says the […]

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Modifications to Kristian Youngs Website Part 2

So back to the drawing board! Found that there is a jQuery plugin for background videos, it will allow for videos to work for all browsers. http://dfcb.github.io/BigVideo.js/ Tested out the plugin on browsers and it worked on google chrome however it was not working on firefox or safari. I looked further into the documentation and […]

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Modifications to Kristian Youngs Website Part 1

Few modifications are on the go for Kristian Young’s portfolio site (kristianyoung.com). Had a request off Kristian to look at having a promo video as a background of his site when it first loads up. Initial thoughts were sceptical as I wasn’t sure how well this would work with the responsive nature of the site. […]

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Hello world!

Welcome to my site. This is my first post. I am going to start blogging a few of the pieces of work I am working on, and also projects not only in my own time but at work also.

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