Kevin Sherman


My name is Kevin and I live in magnificent Sausalito, CA....I've been developing all types of unique web sites, online applications, and web-based services since the mid 1990's.

My technical experience includes such things as HTML5 Responsive Design, WordPress, Custom Theme Dev, WooCommerce, PHP, MySql, JavaScript, JQuery, Ajax, CSS, and much more.

The projects shown below are a few of the more recents ones I've built independently or as part of a small creative team, in which case, my contribution was largely focused on the technical side of things.

If you have any questions about my availabilty for your own project needs, please don't hesitate in contacting me .

Developing a variety of unique web-based solutions that make an impression...
Subscription Website
Genii Magazine
Working directly with their internal Art Director, I developed a subscription-based website service that enables visitors to purchase and manage their subscriptions for America's oldest Magician's magazine.

Key aspects of development include leveraging a variety of WooCommerce plug-ins, secure token connections to a third-party hosting group for archived magazines in digital form, and the importing and managment of thousands of existing subscribers into the new system.

Intuit Application
Intuit Wizard
Working directly with a SF advertising agency and their internal creative team, I programmed out a web-based application that helps their client's visitors identify employee status.

Key aspects of development include HTML5 responsive design (tablet and desktop), web-based font usage, and custom javascript "results" logic.

Advertising Campaign
EMC Storyboard
Working with a boutique design agency and their internal Art Director, I developed a web-based storybook animation solution that helps inform visitors about EMC's product in a light and entertaining way.

Key aspects of development include smooth transitions for page turns, responsive design, fallback support, and variety of unique animations.

Museum Website
BeyondBelief Website
Working directly with Contemporary Jewish Museum's Chief Designer, I developed an HTML5 based responsive website which takes visitors on a spiritual journey of artwork on loan from SFMOMA as well as providing resources and material for Teachers, Educators, and Families.

Key development aspects included creating a custom theme that runs on a WordPress CMS and a variety of unique jQuery animation aspects as well as keeping track of users progress through their unique journey.

Web-Based Application
This is a simple web-based application service I designed and created on my own that is focused on user engagement...Within seconds, it enables you to easily clean-up and customize the viewing of any YouTubeTM video.

Key development aspects include dynamically creating unique URL's for each Nicertube.

Misc Web Pages
Working with a growing Bay Area Advertising Agency, I worked closely with one of their Art Director's to program out a variety of responsive HTML5 based web pages for both internal and client needs.

Key aspects of development included a combination of modern HTML5 development techniques like parallax scrolling and custom google maps.

iPad Kiosk System
BeyondBelief Kiosk
Working with Contemporary Jewish Museum, I developed a dynamic iPad Kiosk questionnaire system (5 kiosks systems in all) which visitors can interact with while walking through their Beyound Belief exhibition.

Key aspects of development included creating a flexible custom theme on a CMS framework that dynamically captures and displays percentage based results for all visitor interactions of each kiosk questionnaire.

Custom Website
Cineak Website
Working with Cineak's Art Director I developed a flexible base website which enables them to self-manage it themselves. This updated site features a variety of dynamic content carousels to help showcase a large and growing number of product offerings.

Key aspects of development include custom theme development on a CMS framework and variety of jQuery development.

Interactive Game
Citrix Virtual Game
Citrix required a highly interactive web based game housed in an asset-rich microsite. The game environment featured virtualization expert Brian Madden as emcee, leading people through a challenging Q&A about Citrix solutions.

Key aspects of development included custom video solution using proprietary techniques and database driven content.

Responsive Update+
Baker Street Advertising
I took over development of this website and performed a full blown responsive update as well as adding of some new content areas as on this custom built Wordpress theme.

Key aspects of development include distilling all older HTML content and making css, jquery, and wordpress updates where required to update the site so that it works on a variety of mobile devices.

Web-Based Style Guide
Bank of America StyleGuide Example
Bank of America required an easily updatable style-guide solution that could explain a comprehensive set of guides to ensure consistency and accuracy for all their developers world-wide.

Key aspects of development included architecting out and creating a flexible system that could be easily updated by their internal Usability group.

Social Media Service
BubbleTweet Website
BubbleTweet was a free video service that launched in 2006 and enabled anyone using the Twitter® social media service to record or upload short video messages that can be shared directly with their respective followers.

It has now been phased out...However, during it's peak usage it had about 30K unique users and was receiving about 100K daily page views.

Key aspects of development include proprietary video techniques combined with database driven content that is tied directly to Twitter's API.

Virtual Assistant
Yahoo Website
Yahoo! required a custom version of my proprietary Pop-Up video player to directly explain the core features of newly created Yahool! Tech portal. The video player offers caption options as well as self-scrolling capabilities.

Key aspects of development included custom video player development based on Yahoo's specific needs and proprietary integration.

Interactive Presentation
Verizon Website
Verizon Wireless was looking for a way to more easily explain to new visitors how their PIX n FLIX phone service worked. I created a human-based approach by incorporating a virtual spokesperson to directly walk visitors through through their solution.

Key aspects of development included a Flash based environment that incorporated custom video development using proprietary techniques.

Marketing Campaigns
Diageo Campaigns
Working directly with a now defunct bay area agency, I developed a variety of unique landing pages, rich emails, and specialty sites for Diageo, a multinational alcoholic beverages company headquartered in London, England.

Key aspects of development include pixel perfect implemenation of supplied designs combined with solid coding that worked for a world-wide audience.

Interactive Presentation
SquareOne Website
To make a big impression with Square1's upscale homeowner customers, I designed and developed an elegant, interactive experience that welcomed new visitors and communicated the Square1 offering in direct and detailed fashion.

Key aspects of development included a Flash based environment that incorporated custom video development using proprietary techniques.

Subscription-Based Video Service
BubbleComment Service
BubbleComment is a web-based video suscription service which enables all types of companies and schools to easily leverage the power of video for direct communication with their audience.

Key aspects of development include custom video tools and features using proprietary techniques and database driven content.

Interactive Presentation
Content On-Demand Virtual Presentation
Content On Demand, a web-based publisher of mathematical courses, wanted a interaction presentation that could discern students needs from instructors and properly guide them through their web-based material.

Key aspects of development included creating a custom video solution that was integrated into their existing website.

Custom Video Player
Ciena Video Player
For a new video web service, Ciena required a custom video player that could dynamically load in videos from a Flash Media Server as well as XML data, and automatically check users connection speed to supply the best video experience possible.

Key aspects of development included creating a custom steaming video solution that was database driven.

Interactive Presentation
Mitsubishi Virtual Presentation
Working directly with Mitsubishi Electronics, I created a virtual interactive presentation that clearly explains how versatile, and stylish their home theater projector systems work.

Key aspects of development included creating a Flash based environment that uses custom video techniques to walk website visitors through their products.

Virtual Representative
XO Virtual Presentation
To inform web visitors of a new XO communication service, I created a virtual representative that walks out directly onto their web page and speak directly with their visitors.

Key aspects of development include creating a custom video solution that loads directly over their existing site.

Video Trivia Game
Adobe Trivia Game Website
Adobe Systems required a dynamic video trivia game solution that would allow their Platinum Club Members to participate in a contest to visit Spain.

Key aspects of development included the creation of database driven management system which allowed for new videos and questions each week.