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πŸš€ Passionate Full-Stack WordPress Developer Ready to Elevate Your Tech Team!

Hey there! πŸ‘‹ I'm a dynamic Full-Stack Web Developer with a penchant for crafting seamless, user-centric web experiences. My tech toolbox includes the prowess of WordPress, PHP, MySQL, Vue, Laravel and the finesse of Tailwind. I dance effortlessly between JavaScript and PHP, ensuring every line of code I write adds value and elegance to the digital realm.

🌐 Web Alchemist: I've conjured up a myriad of websites, web apps, and personal projects, transforming ideas into interactive realities. My love affair with technology extends to the realms of Apache servers, Git repositories, and the collaborative symphony of Github.

🎨 Design Whisperer: Proficient in Figma, I bring designs to life with pixel-perfect precision. It's not just about code; it's about creating an aesthetic symphony that resonates with users.

πŸ’‘ EdTech Enthusiast: With a background in education, I'm on a mission to contribute my tech prowess to the EdTech industry. I believe in the transformative power of technology in education and am eager to be part of a team that shares this vision.

✍️ Content Maestro: Beyond coding, I've honed my skills as a freelance copywriter. From crafting compelling blogs to mastering the art of SEO, I bring a holistic approach to digital storytelling.

🀝 Loyalty in My DNA: Seeking not just a job, but a partnership. I'm on the lookout for my inaugural tech role, and I pledge loyalty to the company that helps me take the plunge into this exciting domain.

Ready to infuse your team with innovation, dedication, and a dash of charisma? Let's chat! πŸš€

Skills

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React
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TailwindCSS
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HTML
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CSS
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JavaScript
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Bootstrap
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jQuery
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PHP
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SQL
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Git
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Github
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Leaflet
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XAMPP
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Figma

Interests

Reading

Writing

Electronic Music

Travelling

Health & Fitness

Self Improvement

Cafe Culture

Crypto

Lightbulb Moments

Peace & Tranquility

Chess, Sudoku, etc

YouTube

Curriculum Vitae

WordPress Developer | Full-Stack Web Developer

Summary

Steven Brooks

I’m currently working as a web developer for an agency startup and spend my making bespoke WordPress websites for clients across numerous industries. In addition to programming languages like JavaScript and PHP, I’m also great with tools like Git, XAMPP, Leaflet, PHPMyAdmin and Figma. I’m insanely hard-working and evidence of my work is below and in the Featured Section on LinkedIn.

IT Skills

WordPress | React | Tailwind | HTML | CSS | JavaScript | Git | GitHub | jQuery | Bootstrap | PHP | MySQL | XAMPP | Figma | Microsoft Office Suite

Core Competencies

  • Lesson Planning & Delivery
  • Individualised Instruction
  • Student Performance Evaluation
  • Intercultural Communication
  • Cross-Functional Collaboration
  • Copywriting & Content Creation
  • Blog Writing & Storytelling
  • Proofreading & Editing
  • Fact Checking & Research
  • Brand Voice Consistency
  • Creative & Analytical Thinking
  • Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)

Education & Professional Development

Full-Stack Engineer Traineeship

2022 - 2023

IT Career Switch

HND Media Production

2007 - 2010

Salford University, Greater Manchester

Professional Experience

EXPRESSION | JAN 2024 - PRESENT

Frontend Web Developer

Tech Stack: WordPress | JavaScript | PHP | MySQL | Vue | Laravel | SCSS | Nuxt

  • Deliver Minimum Viable Product: Determine how best to accomplish objectives and deliver final solutions for acceptance by team leaders. Commit to Github using version control systems like Git.

VIET LIMBO | JAN 2023 - AUG 2023

Frontend Web Developer (Voluntary)

Tech Stack: JavaScript | PHP | Tailwind

  • Deliver Minimum Viable Product: Determine how best to accomplish objectives and deliver final solutions for acceptance by team leaders. Commit to Github using version control systems like Git.

FREELANCE | 2013 - 2022

Copywriter | Blogger | Proofreader | English Second Language Teacher

Working across a range of media platforms, including renowned publications like Lifestyle Collective, craft compelling copy, engaging blogs, and execute meticulous proofreading, primarily within the travel sector.

  • Copywriting & Content Creation: Expertly fashion captivating web content, transforming brands' narratives into compelling stories, driving traffic, generating interest, and converting audiences into brand advocates, boosting client engagement.
  • Blog Writing: Pen engrossing travel-centric blog posts that invoke wanderlust, inform readers of global hotspots, and offer insightful travel tips, amassing significant reader engagement and boosting organic website traffic for various clients.
  • Proofreading & Fact-Checking: Maintain ultimate responsibility for proofreading and fact-checking, ensuring content accuracy, coherence, and adherence to brand voice, contributing to a marked improvement in content quality and reader satisfaction.
  • Lesson Planning & Delivery: Plan and execute tailored learning plans and write critical evaluations of students’ performance and improvement. Help non-native speakers master English pronunciation, composition and conversational skills.

References Available Upon Request

Portfolio

My Projects

React Noughts & Crosses game

Built with React and TailwindCSS

React Todo List

First Application Built with React

Gazetteer

My first full-stack application

Company Directory

A simple company database application

Meteor App

A comprehensive guide to meteorite landings

Blog

A read-only tech blog for now...

Contact

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