Category Archives: Volunteers

What a designer does

John Rainsford, working on Ashoka’s Change Nation, explains what a designer does: Website design doesn’t simply refer to just the aesthetic look of the website, but also the functionality of the website- keeping the needs of the visitors to the … Continue reading

What does a Project Manager do?

Anne Magner from the team working for Almost Home explains what a project manager does: I’m responsible for the overall planning and execution of the project, setting deadlines on each stage of the project, while ensuring that the brief that … Continue reading

What does a Programmer do?

Here’s what the programmer does when building a website, by Colm McBarron: What a programmer does: As a programmer, my job to to ensure that the site works as well as it looks. The first task is to establish what … Continue reading

What does a HTML/CSS person do?

Paul Watson from team C explains: “As the HTML and CSS code monkey I get to make a baby from the marriage of the UX wireframes and Photoshop designs. Logical, square boxes in the wireframes are pushed through the sausage maker of … Continue reading

Who’s taking part?

Here’s the awesome volunteers who are taking part in 24 the web – be sure to give them a follow and a shout-out! For Almost Home Follow @tomcdesign Follow @donovanh Follow @ciaranharris Follow @cmcbarron Follow @annemagner Follow @f_menghini Follow @coryannj … Continue reading

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Meet the Teams and Charities

Here’s the teams with their charity reps. Right now they’re in an intensive briefing session to get as much information as possible from the charities about what exactly they need from their website. If you recognize anyone be sure to … Continue reading

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Pro-tips from Stephanie

(Written by Stephanie Francis and cross-posted, here’s some tips from a 24 the Web veteran) Last year was the inaugural 24 the web and I’m delighted to be involved as a volunteer front-end developer this year. On the eve of our great … Continue reading

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Countdown begins!

We’re one day away from 24 the web and (hopefully) ready to go! Here’s a dribbble by one of our designers – watch this space and follow the #24theweb hashtag to see how we get on during the day…

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Content Writer (No longer) Needed!

Update – content writer has been found! Content writers – 24 the web needs you! Due to a last-minute dropout we’re short one content writer for one of our teams. We need a content person to help shape the content … Continue reading

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