(defunct) - Australian news social media site

Creative project - 2009

Collaborative major deliverable for Masters degree

***16th AIMIA Award Finalist | Best Student Project***

Project brief:

We were required to develop an original collaborative digital media product from concept to product and then present it to a panel of industry experts as the major final deliverable of Masters degree.


Although I was involved in all aspects of this project, my primary role on this project was the Tech lead, responsible for learning the code behind and how to use the open-source social CMS 'Pligg' before helping to implement it and train the rest of the team in how to use it and SVN

Skill set demonstrated:

Subversion, Pligg CMS, XHTML, CSS, PHP, mySQL, command line

Collaborative team work, software support and training, agile process management, project management, interaction design (creation of personas/scenarios, user testing), social media moderation