Web Design & Development Portfolio of Ryan Fischer

Badqoph People Directory
Badqoph People Directory
August 2007–Present

Social media directory of Scrabble players, primarily focused on blogs and Internet Scrabble Club handles. Other features include basic sorting and update functionality of NASPA & WESPA ratings.

Front end: HTML5, CSS3, jQuery.

Back end: PHP, MySQL; Perl + Cron handles nightly updates to parse RSS feeds' XML and aggregate content.

Podcast Dynamite
Podcast Dynamite
January 2017–Present

Podcast database catalogs networks, podcasts, and episodes in an effort to track trends, what's hot, what's classic, and what's best in the world of digital audio.

Front end: HTML5, CSS3, React.js.

Back end: PHP (Laravel), Perl.

Scrabble Rotisserie
Scrabble Rotisserie
April 2010–Present

Fantasy Scrabble game allows players to create teams, view stats, and follow along live with their teams' players' progress at the National Scrabble Championship and other events.

Front end: HTML5, CSS3 (Bulma), PHP, jQuery.

Back end: Perl + cron handles roster updates. Team creation scripts use PHP.

Crowdsourcing Congress
Crowdsourcing Congress
October 2014–January 2015

Political survey website. Features include registration with captcha, login system using sessions with and without cookies, implementation of external APIs for retrieving states and representatives of a given zip code.

Front end: HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript.

Back end: .NET, C#, SQL Server.

Encore Consignment of Charlotte
Encore Consignment of Charlotte
May 2014–August 2014

Consignment shop website in Charlotte, NC. Features include sorting, searching, & reserving items via email.

Front end: HTML5, CSS3.

Back end: PHP, MySQL.

Charlotte Scrabble Club
Charlotte Scrabble Club
April 2008–January 2014

Scrabble club website established web presence for major tournaments' online coverage. Features include communication forms, event coverage photographs, color commentary, tournament registration, and payout calculator.

Front end: HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript.

Back end: PHP, MySQL, Perl.

29th Annual Boston Area Tournament
29th Annual Boston Area Tournament
February 2010–April 2010

Scrabble tournament website. Features include registration form with email confirmation, and automated rotisserie system.

Front end: HTML 4.01 Transitional, CSS2, PHP.

Back end: PHP, Perl.

The 23rd Frame
The 23rd Frame
June 2006–January 2007

Film criticism project concentrates on succinct analysis. Features include storage of articles, search & highlight features, contact form, full article editing suite for collaboration with other writers, article preview, update notification, word and letter count.

Front end: HTML 4.01 Transitional, CSS2.

Back end: PHP, MySQL.