Hi! My name is John Slipper.

I am a frontend web developer in Wellington, New Zealand. more...

Here you’ll find my work related doings including demos, portfolio pieces and other general webby postings.

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Portfolio Piece

Never Happens? Happens Website

A project by Capiche Design for the Ministry of Civil Defence and Emergency Management to help prepare New Zealanders for emergency situations.

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Key Skills Website & Job App

When Key Skills talked to us at Capiche Design they were not only looking to modernise their website, but also simplify the way they worked as a business on a day-to-day basis.

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Vector Animation Experiment

Capiche Relish SVG Animation

A short introduction sequence made for a [single page client gift website] (http://relish.capiche.co.nz “Capiche Relish”) using animation in CSS and Velocity JS. Utilises stroke-dasharray and stroke-dashoffset to simulate a pen tracing out letters.

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Readings

Is it time to drop JQuery?

With the adoption of a more standardised browser and gradual demise of the old nonconformists, isn’t is about time you started to learn vanilla JavaScript and stop relying on JQuery?

I’m intrigued...
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Know Your Rights Website

Development of a single page responsive website for the Commerce Commission detailing the recent changes in consumer laws.

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Bateson Way Website

Bateson Way is a newly formed private road that opens out to prime residential land. This website was designed to showcase the land plots available for sale to prospective home owners.

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Website Update!

Welcome to Wordpress!

I'm pretty new to Wordpress; I know what you're going to say... "How come your only just using Wordpress, you're a web developer right?"

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Capiche Website

One of my first jobs upon joining the ranks at Capiche Design was to look into how we can best showcase our own work online.

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Stroke Wise Quiz

Follow up to the previous Salt Wise quiz with added functionality.

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Salt Wise Quiz

Salt Wise is a fun online quiz commissioned by the Stroke Foundation New Zealand to spread awareness about salt in our day-to-day diet.

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Demo Project

Animated CSS3 USB Drives

Ever wanted buttons styled like actual physical USB flash drives? ...Probably not, but here's some just for fun!

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Ironworks Web App

Alongside the development of The Ironwork's website I decided to create a web app for iPhone to display a feed of the latest events.

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