Email: sales[@]zip-zap-pow.com // Twitter: @zipzappow
Having worked in the often volatile Web Design industry since the ".com boom" (and subsequent "bomb"..) of the mid-late 1990's, I've seen many techniques and technologies come and go..
Rather than be bewitched by each and every new widget or tool which comes on the market, I have therefore adopted a purposefully selective approach - choosing instead to focus and hone my skills on a batch of "proven" and established methods. These include (but are not limited to) the following:
Programming Languages and Coding
- - Html [expert] (I am also in the process of learning HTML5)
- - Cascading Style Sheets ("CSS") [advanced]
- - JQuery [intermediate/experienced]
- - PHP/MySQL [editing existing code only, learning more..]
- - Perl [editing existing code only]
Graphic Design Software
- - Corel PaintShop Pro (Image creation and manipulation, graphic design) [expert]
- - Adobe PhotoShop (Photo-editing and graphic design) [experienced]
- - Corel Draw [experienced]
- - Adobe Dreamweaver [advanced/expert]
- - TextPad [expert]
- - Programmers File Editor ("PFE") [expert]
- - WS_FTP Pro (File transfer package) [experienced]
Google, Google, Google!
- - I have in-depth experience of working wirh several of Google's superb marketing tools
- - Froogle (now known as "Google Product Search"), AdWords, AdSense, Analytics, Maps - and so on
Search Engine Optimisation ("SEO")
- - Extensive "hands-on", proven experience of improving search engine rankings
- - Although the prime focus is always on Google, I also optimise for "Bing" (MicroSoft), Yahoo! (etc.)
- - I use only legal "White Hat" techniques, ensuring that your page(s) are not penalised/barred
Web Site Statistics
- - Substantial experience using Google's market-leading tool: "Analytics"
- - Expert analysis of how your Web Site / Web Pages are performing - and how to increase visitors
e-Commerce and e-Tailing
- - Personal trader on Amazon.co.uk and Ebay.co.uk for approaching 15 years
- - 100% perfect Feedback rating (spanning 2x accounts and several thousand transactions) on Ebay
- - Expertise in maximising sales, enriched product descriptions, photography and so on
Content Management Systems ("CMS")
- - WordPress [experienced, learning more..]
- - Joomla! [beginner, learning more..]
Can I help YOU?
If you require a new Web Site (or improvements/amendments to an existing one), please do drop me a line. You'll find me on Twitter and LinkedIn. You can also Email me by sending a message to john#at#mounsey.co.uk (replacing the #at# with @). It would be great to hear from you! -John.