Resume

Objective

To work with a company utilizing my talents in web/graphic design, marketing, computer repair/setup/troubleshooting, audio/video editing, and music while learning new programs and skills in the process.

 

Work Experience and Notable Clients I Have Worked With

 

Creative Visual Productions (formerly Creative Video): August 2014 – Present

Build, Maintain, and Manage website accounts for about 30 different websites/clients.

-Work on the Vidbi custom video player, a Video Business Card written with .php and .css

-Video SEO, Social Media SEO, Regular SEO,

-Wordpress; Installation, setup

-Open Graph tags for social media

-Graphic Design, Web Design, and audio editing using Adobe CS.

-Setup domain registration, hosting, FTP, system administration

-Frontend and backend development

-Computer Maintenance in the office; installing/uninstalling hardware and software, fix crashes, build computers, fix my bosses constantly breaking computer and printer

-Interview and manage Interns

-Open/Close office, answer phone

-Attend Networking Events and expos such as JerseyMan / PhillyMan, Camden County Chamber of Commerce, Gloucester County Chamber of Commerce, Tri-County Chamber events.

 

Freelance Web and Graphic Design: July 1998 – Present

-Build my own, friends, and companies websites using html, css, and content management systems such as WordPress, phpnuke, Drupal, etc…

-Set up websites and manage them backend with Cpanel, Fantastico, Web Host Manager (WHM)

 

Market Presence LLC: September 2011 – Present

-Work from home designing, building, and updating websites for various companies and small businesses in both a WordPress environment and old school html/php.

-Set up domains and hosting of websites using cpanel, updating DNS entries, using FTP to transfer files, and keeping customers happy.

 

Metaverse: Feb 2009 – July 2009

-Design and build out art stores for clients in an ASP.NET environment using SampleArtSite.com as a template for the number 2 art store on the internet

-Create content sites for SEO purposes to drive traffic to the art stores

-Create newsletters, email marketing campaigns

-SEO, keyword research, ebay selling, solve cross browser compatibility issues, computer hardware troubleshooting

 

Pimco LLC: Dec 2008 – Jan 2009

-Design loan modification website templates in Photoshop (none of which ever made it into production that I know of)

-Whitehat and Blackhat SEO, link farming

-Video editing

(*side note* Yes, I have done Blackhat SEO in the past and I am familiar with it, however I DO NOT use it in my regular SEO practices. I use it as an example of what NOT to do.)

 

Insite Internet Solutions: Sep 2007 – Dec 2008

-Design, build, and update websites for companies and businesses.

-Create banner ads, SEO for websites

-Answer phone, meet and converse with clients

-Open and close office on a daily basis

 

Skills and Experience

  • Have been building various types of websites since 1998, ranging from band/music sites, to video game sites, to art/poster stores, to business and corporate sites.
  • Experience with HTML, XHTML, CSS, XML, JavaScript, MySQL databases, FTP/SSH, SEO,  graphic design
  • Can hand code HTML
  • Working knowledge of Flash, PHP, ASP.NET
  • Experience with Homesite, Dreamweaver, MS Expression Web, Photoshop, Illustrator, Audition,  Adobe Creative Suite, and various other programs
  • Microsoft Windows Platforms, MS Office, Open Office
  • Proficient with various user end software. Any software that I don’t know I can pick up rather  quickly.
  • Experience with marketing, PR (public relations), online advertising, and affiliate programs such as; Google Adsense, Amazon Associates, Commission Junction, Kontera, etc…
  • Google Analytics eBay, PayPal
  • Social Networking, including Facebook, Twitter, MySpace, YouTube, blogging
  • Content Management Systems; such as Joomla, WordPress, php-nuke, etc…
  • Audio/Video editing, Photography, Graphic Design
  • Forum administration
  • Computer Repair and Hardware/Software Installation
  • Server Administration with Cpanel, WHM, Fantastico
  • Server Maintenance; including domain setup, email setup, db setup, etc…
  • Tech Support; Troubleshooting Hardware and Software Problems via phone and email