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Liza Brown | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Dec 12, 2013

Liza Brown

CSS/HTML technician and Digital Design
   United States
  |   SAN FRANCISCO, CA
  |  5:00 am Local Time

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Overview

Expert level CSS 3 (and SASS) /HTML 5 specialist ready to tackle your digital production project; I am fluent in UI and Instructional Design as well as designing for the Web and multiple associated platforms (iPad, iPhone and other mobile devices). I can assist with content writing and architecture in order to round out a digital project. I have over 10 years experience in educational design, web/interface design (Illustrator and Photoshop) and development, and multimedia production.

I also love to work in WordPress. Customizing, editing,...

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Developed, Designed and / or Consulted on Content for these Digital Tiles while at...
Created this digital design via Illustrator from scratch for an interactive version of...

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CSS 3
Knowledge of WordPress 3.1 Skills Test
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Interface Design
Content Architecture
UX and UI
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Service Description

First and foremost, a Web and Digital designer and technical developer, I can assist you with a myriad of technical and design requirements as well as help with your WordPress Website or Blog.

Digital Publishing Specifics:
I am a design and technical consultant for publishers and authors wishing to build highly interactive digital books, create multimedia-rich ebooks that expand the boundaries of what a book can be.

My platform of choice is Inkling. See https://www.inkling.com/habitat/ for information about the platform and my website (http://interactive-ink.com) to see examples of titles I've worked on.

my areas of specialization include:
technical lead for developing digital books: CSS/SASS, HTML, S9ML and Blueprint production (these last two are specific to Inkling's platform)
design technician and design lead: book design, cover design, graphics and image processing consultant
content specialist: assist on presentation of content and best use of available interactive elements - assessments, widgets and blueprints
technical mentor and trainer

Experience:
My recent experience was as a technical and design lead at Inkling--a digital book reading application and publishing platform. I worked there on over 40 titles as a dedicated developer, designer, content specialist and technician. I collaborated on many more ebook projects as a trainer and consultant for partnering teams to assist them in publishing textbooks and trade books on a larger scale.

Prior to...

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Employment

Inkling
Technical Lead, Tech Mentor and Design Technician
2010 - 2012
CSS 3, Sass, XML (S9ML) and HTML 5 specialist Interactive digital book design Content consultant for interactivity and assessments Technical trainer for service provider teams and partners
Live Nation
Front-end Developer
2010 - 2010
UI Front-end Development in strict SVN environment. XSL, XML, XPath ,JavaScript, CSS & somewhere in there is a little HTML (short position due to massive layoffs after merger)
Academy of Art University
Instructor/SME of New Media
2008 - 2010
Flash CS4 Instructor Dreamweaver CS4 Instructor & Web Design CS4: Flash, AS 3, Dreamweaver, XHTML & CSS for Web 2.0. Development Animation
Academy of Art University
Senior Instructional Designer
2002 - 2007
I created this position for our department. Acted as liaison between the Production and the Development departments using my years of experience in Production (course development) to inform and...
Bay Area Video Coalition
Instructor and Assistant Instructor
2001 - 2002
After completing their Multimedia certificate program, I then completed the program 3 more times as a teacher's assistant. This gave me lots of time to improve my skills during a bad time in the...

Education

Bay Area Video Coalition
Multimedia Production Certificate
2002 - 2002
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CSS 3
HTML 5
instructional design
digital publishing
mobile design
UI
writer
arts education
e-learning
wordpress
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