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My name is Matt. I'm a designer and front-end developer. I live in Toronto. Those are facts. I've worked with non-profits and government agencies, start-ups, small-businesses and contracted for digital agencies. I really like cats.

Latest Articles

How to Make a Google Chrome Extension

In this article I’ll walk through the absolute basic things you need to make and upload a basic Google Chrome extension to the Chrome Web Store.

Using Custom Navigation with Slick.js

I use the slick.js slider often. It’s small, easy to use and very customizable. I’ve been asked a few times how to control the slick slider with custom anchor links like on the homepage of this site so here’s how to do that.

Colophon

This site is hosted on an Ubuntu Digital Ocean box and was created using Jekyll. The code is availabe on github.

Updated portfolio coming very soon.

Something about a cobbler's children. Until then, here are some older things.

Fleetbit (2013)

  • Design HTML & CSS
  • jQuery
  • WordPress
  • Print design

Angle of Attack (2013)

  • User Experience Direction
  • HTML & CSS
  • WordPress
  • Graphics by Noah Hogan

Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society (2010)

  • Design
  • HTML & CSS
  • ExpressionEngine
  • jQuery
  • Print

JK Contracting (2012)

  • Design
  • HTML & CSS
  • WordPress
  • jQuery

Readable Project Gutenberg (2014)

  • Design
  • HTML & CSS
  • jQuery
  • Chrome Extension

Readable Project Gutenberg is a free chrome extension I wrote to make HTML books on Project Gutenberg easier to read.

Blueberry Interiors (2010)

  • Graphic Design
  • HTML & CSS
  • WordPress

Garden Expressions (2009)

  • Graphic Design
  • HTML & CSS
  • WordPress