My name is Tai.

I'm a Web Designer &

Front-End Web Developer

based out of Boston, MA.

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about me

Hello, my name is Tairema Dailey pronounced (ty-ree-ma) but I go by Tai, I'm a front-end developer who designs and develops. I’m a web addict. I love everything about the web, except Internet Explorer. I love creating new things with HTML5, CSS3, PHP and Javascript. Coding and bringing a design to life are my driving passions. Understanding how they work independently and implementing them, gives an extra creative flair to my work.

my skills

HTML/CSS
JavaScript/jQuery
PHP/Wordpress
Sass/Compass
Bootstrap
Photoshop/Illustrator

Random Things...

  • Love to cook
  • Addicted to Starbucks
  • I'm a TV junkie
  • I try to read more than 50 books a year
  • Rather listen to an audiobook than music while I travel
  • Love all things supernatural
  • Only drink flavored coffee with lots of flavored cream and splenda
  • Even though I own a Mac, I am team Switzerland in the Mac vs PC debate

my work

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Custom CMS

Role: Developer & Designer

Created three website design templates for the same fictitious company that all have the same content from the custom backend CMS built. Created a database for the content and used PHP and SQL queries to pull the information from the databases. Template 1 is using responsive design while the other two templates are static pages.

Used: HTML, CSS, PHP, MySql, JavaScript, jQuery and AJAX. Photoshop for design.

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pink candy designs

Pink Candy Designs

Role: Developer & Designer

Built a custom wordpress theme. Created the theme design in photoshop and sliced accordingly to build in my CSS. Also in the header is a PHP script that allows me to pull that latest two images from the custom coppermine theme created that is the gallery page. As well as a jQuery image slider that shows multiple images.

Used: HTML, CSS, PHP, JavaScript, and jQuery. Photoshop for design.

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pink candy designs gallery

Pink Candy Gallery

Role: Developer & Designer

Custom coppermine gallery theme. The gallery is made in PHP. The theme was built in photoshop and sliced accordingly to build in my css. In the header is a jQuery slider that shows multiple images.

Used: HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and jQuery. Photoshop for design.

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icon archive

Icon Archive

Role: Developer & Designer

Basic HTML site built. The images and design was built in photoshop. The icons created on the page were done in photoshop and the way that they are displayed is by using a php script that allows you to sort icons and display in categories and set how many to display on a page.

Used: HTML, CSS, and PHP. Photoshop for design.

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lovely nails

Lovely Nails

Role: Developer & Designer

One page HTML site built for a nail salon in Milford, Ma. The navigation is made with CSS sprites. The home page is using a jQuery slider. The whole site is on one page using jQuery to switch out the content according to which link in the navigation is clicked. The pages were saved as PHP files to be able to use includes.

Used: HTML, CSS, PHP, JavaScript, and jQuery. Photoshop and Illustrator for design.

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portfolio version 1

portfolio version 1

Role: Developer & Designer

This is the first version of my portfolio built. This site had my first version of my logo and color palette. It was built in PHP to be able to use includes. For the portfolio, jQuery, CSS3, Isotope filter was used to sort out each item by category and gives an overlay of each project before you click on it. Also throughout the site, font awesome icons were used.

Used: HTML, CSS, PHP, JavaScript, and jQuery. Photoshop and illustrator for design.

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Let's talk

I’m currently available for work and remote freelance. If you think I am suitable for your project or if you’d just like to say hello, feel free to contact me.

617.839.9407

tai@tairemadailey.com

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