Travelblog (2006-2008)

Once I knew that I was leaving the University of Manchester, and started making plans for 'Round the World' travels, I decided to jump into the world of 'blogging'. This site was the one that first came up on 'Googling' 'travelblog', and seemed to fit the purpose. I have religiously updated it on my travels, although the writing is very rough in form, and the images have not been particularly carefully chosen! The primary audience…

Law at the University of Winchester (2007)

Following discussions with David Chalk, I produced an online presence for the new law degree at the University of Winchester in under 10 hours, using information prepared for print, re-purposing/structuring for the web, and uploading information using the University's Content Management System. I suggested appropriate image types, which were then provided by the University marketing team. Further time was then spent investigating other University Law websites to look for other possiblities for web content, some…

Web Usability (2001-2002)

These pages are the result of a 5 month project investigating what makes a web page usable, and thus effective. Members of staff in all departments of the University of Winchester (formerly King Alfred's College/University College Winchester) were questioned as to the use that they would possibly make of webpage design (within teaching, research, and assessment). Usability and information structure were deemed more important than aesthetics, although this was still a consideration. Designed primarily for…

WW2Poster Blog (2009-2010)

Having been quoted in the Daily Express, I started to track the success of the Keep Calm and Carry On slogan. With time, I will add some of the material that I collected for my PhD thesis to this blog (although preferably not losing out on publication opportunities). This blog is designed to complement my website: http://www.ww2poster.co.uk (which seriously needs updating), and is the first time I have seriously published on WordPress (although I've been…