I led the front-end development of the new, responsive website for the Tampa Bay Times. Our team of developers, designers, editors, and digital strategitsts crafted a new experience that feels at home on any device with a web browser, but is also true to the paper's Pulitzer Prize-winning journalism and bold print design.
I built a CSS framework composed of a resuable modules that could be combined to make the pages throughout the site. The site uses a heavily customized version of the Columnal grid system, one of a few of fluid grid systems available when I began working on the website in 2011.
I also developed open source jQuery plugins for the site:
When we encountered problems, I designed new layout options on paper or in the browser, rapidly prototyping and testing various solutions. I worked closely with the design team.