Hi! My name is John Slipper.

I am a frontend developer for Capiche Design 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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Personal Project

Songs I Know Ionic App

Fourth iteration of a personal project to store the songs I’ve learned over the years on my smartphone.

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GSAP Animation Experiment

NZBN Identity SVG Animation

A test of the capabilities of the Greensock Animation Platform (GSAP) for the New Zealand Business Number as a viable animated GIF replacement.

I’m intrigued...
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Portfolio Piece

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?

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Peelable Fun!

Skrollr Sticker Peel

Here’s a little bit of peel-able fun I had whilst learning how to use the excellent skrollr JavaScript library.

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Portfolio Piece

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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Portfolio Piece

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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VTNZ Mobile

Mobile website development, utilising GPS location to find nearby VTNZ services.

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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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Demo Project

ReelMusic JavaScript MP3 Player

2012 - after viewing a great promo site for "Simple Song" by The Shins I decided I wanted to try the same, but with one key difference - No Flash.

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Portfolio Piece

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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