Just My Awesome Skills
I have been in love with technology ever since I saw a website online. Since then, I have been picking up new skills here and there. Here are some I am good at!
Expert, 4 years
Expert, 2 years
Expert, 8 years
Website development and design requires more than just coding. Knowledge of other techhical skills are required to ensure that the pages are optimised not only for aesthetics but also for functionality and conversions. Here are a "few" of them:
- Google Analytics & SEO
- CMS - Wordpress, wix, Squarespace
- Color theory knowledge
- Photo Editing skills
- E-mail marketing
- Web Usability
- Grid & Layout
- Error handling
- Video Editing
Programming Language Skills
6 Years Experience!
Since before I finished my University Degree in 2018, I have been working on both my projects and also working for organizations and companies. I have worked as a freelancer and also for companies in different capacities but still in the Information Technology (IT) field. Details below.
Qallann Mkt. Agency
At Qallann I have learnt a lot about Digital marketing and how just creating a website is not enough. The team has taught me how to bring more value to clients by ensuring they get the right kind of traffic that leads to conversions.
2021 - FREELANCE
Businesses turned to E-commerce websites to cater to their consumers after Covid compelled individuals to stay home. When Pergamon Group called, I was overjoyed at the prospect of developing my first online store. The job pushed me, and I now understand the "deep workings" of e-commerce platforms.
Web Designer/ SEO
2021 - FREELANCE
Diabetics Education Trust is a nonprofit organization that aims to educate people living with Diabetes and their caregivers, so I was delighted to assist them in reaching out to people who were unaware of their existence by designing a website for them that included a blog section from which they could share their knowledge and experiences.
Web Design/ SEO
Galling Holdings Limited hired a better Developer when they hired me to design their website. This was due to the fact that I had recently finished and passed my Digital Marketing certification. I was in a position to use my gained knowledge to assist them in migrating their freight business to the world wide web.
I had just graduated from university when I took on Azami Safaris as a client, and I was overjoyed to have my first website up and running. I had experimented with scripting and design before, but I didn't have any of my pages online yet. It introduced me to the process of obtaining domain names and hosting services.
Just My Education
To get to where I am today I needed passion and education. So here are the schools and instutions I learned most of what I know now:
DIGITAL SKILLS FOR AFRICA
2019 - 2020
In this digital age, Google was looking out for Africa when it decided to offer free certified courses on topics related to developing and running online businesses. As a web developer, I needed this certification to ensure that I provide my clients with the best digital experience possible.
2018 - 2019
I understood right after graduating that I needed to learn new programming languages in order to keep up with emerging technologies. This is when I discovered Pluralsight, a well-designed website with every course imaginable and more. The classes were well-taught and easy to follow.
Degree in BBIT
2014 - 2018
I enrolled at university intending to study Computer Science, but my mentor persuaded me that Business Information Technology was a more lucrative course. As I advanced from freshman to sophomore, I obtained more information about the commercial side of programming, which is when I developed an interest in web technologies. I graduated with honors ready to face the world