Valentin Bora - Freelance web applications and sites developer

Portfolio

2011-2013

SimplySocial

SimplySocial makes it easy for marketers and advertising agencies to manage social media content through a moderation workflow, while also following a social media strategy embedded in the app.

SimplySocial
My involvement: Co-founder, CTO, Product Manager, Recruiter
Technologies involved: LAMP, Drupal, nginx, AWS (2011-2013); Python/Flask, Backbone.js, require.js, underscore.js, AWS (2013)

2011

10+ Academy

10+ Academy aims to provide electronic video learning courses for primary school as an extra learning resource for children.
» Visit 10+ Academy

10+ Academy
My involvement: Drupal site development, Drupal theming, Server infrastructure (LAMP stack + Varnish and Lighttpd for video delivery)
Technologies involved: Drupal (Pressflow), Varnish, Lighttpd, PHP5, MySQL, jQuery

Florin Fitness Academy

Florin Fitness Academy wants to build the largest collection of fitness exercises available online for free.
» Florin Fitness Academy

Florin Fitness Academy (work in progress/not released)
My involvement: Drupal site development, Drupal theming
Technologies involved: Drupal, PHP5, MySQL, jQuery

Mykea - Customize your IKEA products

Mykea - an initiative of Vesper Interactive, Amsterdam - developed by Joy Group, Almere, Netherlands - provides a great way for IKEA furniture owners to apply customized high quality stickers.
» Visit Mykea

MyKea (version 2, previous version below)
My involvement: one of the main three Drupal developers; Have done both module development and theming, Varnish setup and tuning
Technologies involved: Drupal (Pressflow), Varnish, PHP5, MySQL, jQuery

NLP Mania

NLP Mania is a self-development blog providing very useful articles full with practical techniques for self-help in areas such as self-esteem, creativity, intelligence and others.
» Visit NLP Mania

MyKea (version 2, previous version below)
My involvement: brainstorming, marketing, theming, analytics
Technologies involved: PHP5, MySQL, CSS3, jQuery, WordPress

Sex Systems

Sex Systems is an elearning project done by Stepout Media. It aims to teach a complete course on dating for men.
» Visit Sex Systems

Sex Systems (the dating video-based elearning course)
My involvement: Drupal site development, Drupal theming, Server infrastructure (LAMP stack + Varnish and Lighttpd for video delivery)
Technologies involved: Drupal (Pressflow), Varnish, Lighttpd, PHP5, MySQL, jQuery

2010

Evolve - Business training by Paul Coman

Evolve - an initiative of Paul Coman, designed by him himself is among the first of their kind courses in Romania, training new entrepreneurs in the new ways of doing business.
» Visit Evolve

My involvement:
  • XHTML / CSS slicing
  • design and user experience consulting with Paul
  • server infrastructure and setup for content delivery (video)
  • payment gateways integration and Wordpress php programming
Technologies involved:
  • Wordpress
  • XHTML / CSS
  • JavaScript / jQuery

Mykea - Customize your IKEA products

Mykea - an initiative of Vesper Interactive, Amsterdam - developed by Joy Group, Almere, Netherlands - provides a great way for IKEA furniture owners to apply customized high quality stickers.
» Visit Mykea

My involvement: software architecture on Zend Framework, lead developer and team leader
Technologies involved: PHP5, MySQL, jQuery, Zend Framework

Destinatii de lux

Destinatii de lux - an idea from BlueStarDesign, Arad, Romania - is an affiliate site for BusinessJet Romania - willing to sell only high end holidays.
» Visit Destinatii de lux

My involvement: brainstorming , marketing concept, design, slicing
Technologies involved: PHP5, MySQL, CSS3, jQuery

NLP Mania

NLP Mania is a self-development blog providing very useful articles full with practical techniques for self-help in areas such as self-esteem, creativity, intelligence and others.
» Visit NLP Mania

My involvement: brainstorming , marketing, design, theming, analytics
Technologies involved: PHP5, MySQL, CSS3, jQuery, WordPress

Personalitate Alfa

Personalitate ALfa is a self-development blog providing very useful articles about personality, vocation, self-trust and self-esteem and has gathered a great community of enthusiastic people willing to develop themselves. Site originally designed by Matei Blaj - JaazPhoto.com.
» Visit Personalitate Alfa

My involvement: brainstorming , marketing, design, theming, analytics
Technologies involved: PHP5, MySQL, CSS3, jQuery, WordPress

Jaaz Photo

Jaaz Photo is the photo showcase of Matei Blaj. Site designed by Matei Blaj - JaazPhoto.com.
» Visit Jaaz Photo

My involvement: slicing and Wordpress theme setup, hosting
Technologies involved: PHP5, MySQL, CSS3, jQuery, WordPress

PokerPlanner.nl

PokerPlanner - desiged by Vesper Interactive, Amsterdam - developed by Joy Group, Almere, Netherlands - is a useful and fun way to manage your live poker games with friends; it manages your whole game history and you can plan games and invite your friends.
» Visit PokerPlanner

My involvement: software architecture on Zend Framework, lead developer and team leader
Technologies involved: PHP5, MySQL, jQuery, Zend Framework

Harmony Center

Harmony Center - Bucharest, Romania - designed by Matei Blaj - JaazPhoto.com - is a kinesiotherapy and lifestyle website - with hundreds of useful articles about health, nutrition, pregnancy and other aspects of interest.
» Visit Harmony Center

My involvement: brainstorming, parts of designing, slicing, WordPress theme development
Technologies involved: PHP5, MySQL, jQuery, WordPress

2009

Avantaj la Start - Proiectul - November 2009

Project "Avantaj la Start" teaches the youth what they're not being taught at school, including finances, relationships, success with other people, and other meaningful and nonetheless crucial information for one's start in life.
» Visit Avantaj la Start - Proiectul - 2009

My involvement: coming up with the design and implementing it as a Wordpress theme from scratch.
Technologies involved: jQuery, Wordpress, Cufón

Avantaj la Start - Landing page - October 2009

Project "Avantaj la Start"'s landing page is intended for giving away for free two great ebook materials by Pera Novacovici and Luca Dezmir and the DVD which contains video and reading material. This page is focused towards driving as many people as possible to subscribe.
» Visit Avantaj la Start - Landing page - 2009

My involvement: coming up with the design and implementing it as a Wordpress theme from scratch.
Technologies involved: jQuery, Wordpress
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My involvement: programming and designing the whole project.
Technologies involved: Adobe Flash 9 & 10, ActionScript 3, PaperVision 3D, PHP, MySQL

2005

hainedecopii.ro

An online commerce website selling children clothes, accessories, shoes
» Visit hainedecopii.ro

My involvement: design, concept, marketing, slicing, development
Technologies involved: PHP5, MySQL, MooTools, jQuery, in-house developed framework

I have also done other projects, but since I'm very busy at the moment, please allow me some time to post them here.