I'm Chris, a front and backend web developer in New York, and I make interactive, responsive, and CMS websites with designers and design agencies.

I can bring your vision and ideas to reality with my experience, accumulation of skills and creativity.

And best of all I don't need to be babysat.

Work

  • All
  • Acquia Services
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Content Management System
  • Custom Web Applications
  • E-Commerce
  • Flash Development
  • Frontend Development
  • Responsive Website
  • Social Networking
  • Twitter, Facebook, Flickr API
  • Web Application
  • WordPress

 

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Brighter Bites

Brand and site design: Principle in conjunction with Studio Kudos

Responsive Website

WordPress

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Stanley Black & Decker
Annual Reports

Design by Ideas on Purpose

Frontend Development

Responsive Website

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Cornell AAP

Website of the College of Architecture, Art, and Planning (AAP) at Cornell University.

Design by Studio Kudos

Acquia Services

Content Management System

Twitter, Facebook, Flickr API

Web Application

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FotoFocus Biennial 2014

Responsive website of FotoFucs Biennial 2014, a month-long celebration of photography and lens-based art in Washington Park, Cincinnati.

Design by Neil Donnelly

Content Management System

Frontend Development

Responsive Website

Social Networking

Twitter, Facebook, Flickr API

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eg Conference

eg is a conference of innovative minds in media, technology, entertainment, and education. We collaborated with Studio Kudos to develop an accessible website and web app.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Content Management System

Frontend Development

Responsive Website

Social Networking

Twitter, Facebook, Flickr API

Web Application

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Julie Soefer Photography

Responsive website of photographer Julie Soefer.  Included are internal tools for a PDF maker and proof checker for clients.

Design by Studio Kudos

Content Management System

Custom Web Applications

Frontend Development

Responsive Website

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The Skylark

The Skylark, a lounge and roof deck located in NYC's Fashion District.

Design by Love & War

Content Management System

Frontend Development

Responsive Website

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Asia Week New York

Asia Week New York, an annual celebration of Asian art.

Design by Studio Kudos

Content Management System

Custom Web Applications

Frontend Development

Responsive Website

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Ironstate

Design by Love & War

Content Management System

Frontend Development

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55 Melrose

Responsive website of a luxury condo in Long Branch, New Jersey.

Design by Love & War

Content Management System

Frontend Development

Responsive Website

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JA+U

E-commerce site and blog of a Japanese-based publisher focusing on the latest architecture from Japan and worldwide.  They sell magazines and books, purchasable in multiple currencies.

Design by Studio Kudos

Content Management System

E-Commerce

Frontend Development

Social Networking

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Portfolios

We develop websites of designers, creative agencies, and photographers.

A content management system allows these creatives to easily update their website content freeing up time for more creativity.

Content Management System

Custom Web Applications

Frontend Development

Social Networking

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Mobile Sites

Interactive sites for smartphones.

Content Management System

Frontend Development

Web Application

Sotheby's E-Catalogue

We collaborated with Studio Kudos to develop a content management system which lets Sotheby's create online interactive catalogues.  In addition to being accessible, online catalogues cut printing and mailing costs.

Content Management System

Flash Development

Mohawk Paper

The Mohawk Paper website is an interactive Flash site where its content is controlled through a content management system.  Fully searchable and search engine friendly.

Design by Pentagram.
Completed at Avatar New York.

Content Management System

Flash Development

Frontend Development

Collaborate

I work with these awesome people and teams. If you're a designer looking for a reliable and efficient web developer contact me.

About

  • Who am I

    I'm a web developer based in New York. I mostly work with designers, photographers, creative types, creative agencies, and small businesses. With over a decade of experience, I can deliver results from your ideas and am responsive to your feedback.

  • What I specialize in

    • Content Management Systems (CMS's)
    • Responsive Websites
    • Front end, UX, and UI Programming
    • Social working and web services integration
    • Custom application programming
  • What is my usual work process

    1. Gather site requirements.
    2. Make design assets into web browser-ready files.
    3. Fulfill requirements from step 1.
    4. Review site with customer and address feedback.
    5. Go live.
    6. Stick around for unforeseen events.
  • I can help you to

    • Produce web pages from your designs that look consistent in popular browsers, desktop and mobile.
    • Architect the user interface behavior of your web site.
    • Make your site's content editable by you.
    • Come up with solutions to make your website do the work for you.
    • Finish that website because your developer disappeared.
  • Frontend Skills

    HTML, HTML5, CSS2, CSS3, SASS, LESS, Foundation, Bootstrap, jQuery, jQuery Mobile, Greensock GSAP, Javascript, Flash ActionScript 3, TweenLite

  • Backend Skills

    Drupal CMS, WordPress, CakePHP, PHP, MySQL, Git, Google Maps and Mapbox, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Flickr, Stripe, PayPal, MailChimp, Authorize.net, TypeKit, Twilio, and most services with an API, Amazon Web Services, instances, load balancing, and LAMP configuration

Services

  • Content Management System

    Manage your website's content with a content management system. Features include a WYSIWYG text editor, globalization, scheduled publishing, and multi-level administration.

  • Responsive Design

    More users are accessing the internet through mobile devices. Show an alternate and faster loading version of your website tailored for smaller screens.

  • Custom Application Programming

    I can code your site to your business requirements or personal needs. Some examples include automatic mailing list signups, backups, and scheduled reporting.

  • Front End, UX, & UI Programming

    Customize your website's behavior based on user actions and add interactivity with complex animations, slide shows, dynamic content loading and pre-loading, videos, and sound.

  • social networking & web services

    Show your Twitter messages, blog posts, or text from RSS feeds. Display content and add services from Google Maps, YouTube, Vimeo, Tumblr, Facebook, MailChimp and Twilio.

  • Design

    I collaborate with Studio Kudos for branding, exhibition, and editorial design requests. They're a great team so check out their website to see awesome work.

Contact

EMAIL & PHONE

chris@floatbit.com
347.542.8440

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