A 24 Hour Web Design Challenge – 29 October 2011

Basically Scrapheap Challenge for Charity with Websites

24 The Web is a 24 hour web design challenge, where teams of people build websites for a charity in 24 hours. The purpose is to highlight the importance of design, standards, content and process in developing a site, in a fun and challenging way. The 2011 event took place in Engineyard from 29th-30th October 2011, and the 2010 event took place in Rothco at the start of November 2010.


24 the Web teams and organisers

Here’s the awesome volunteers who took part in 24 the web 2011 – be sure to give them a follow and a shout-out!

For Almost Home

For Dress for Success

For Ashoka Ireland

Each team consisted of seven people, in the following roles:

  • Designer
  • Programmer
  • Content Writer
  • IA/UX
  • HTML/CSS coder
  • Project Manager
  • Wildcard


The event was organised & coordinated by:


The Venue

Engine Yard’s European HQ, and main development hub for their PHP platform, Orchestra.
35 Barrow St, Dublin 2.

Inspired by Full Code Press (seriously, just see what they did. It’s fantastic and manic and fun and special and how we’ll do it) and NCAD 24 Hour Design Challenge

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