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Online Registration WordPress Website

tara Developer | Designer, Marketing | Content Creator, Project Manager

Context of Online Registration WordPress Website: Smartycat Kids was founded in 2007 and the registration process, for both the business owner and the parents registering their children, was cumbersome and ineffective.  The Founder/Executive Director, Michelle, asked if I could provide a solution to her business’s needs.  I developed and designed an online registration wordpress website which created a streamlined workflow all …

LIst of keeping data saft and HIPAA compliant

Project management strategist and assistant for MD

tara Project Manager

Context: Medical doctor needed a IT project manager strategist and administrative assistant to help solve significant communication inefficiencies on the administrative end of projects and to help free up his time. I was asked to research and establish cloud based, HIPAA compliant IT tools for communication, document management and arrange secure and organized information architectures.  I recommended and implemented new workflow processes …

Cottrell Boatbuilding Website

tara Developer | Designer, Marketing | Content Creator

Context of Small Business WordPress Website: Lynn Cottrell came to me for help because of decreased website traffic and fewer inquiries to her small business.  She also felt the small business WordPress website was somewhat dated.  Due to these concerns, I identified the technical causes: poor website hosting slow page load speeds need for better search engine optimization (SEO) content …

Brass Studio 207 Website

tara Developer | Designer, Marketing | Content Creator

Context:  Promote professional services of brass repairs, custom work and fine restoration.  This business was known through word of mouth and recommendations only. To promote the business online and market to more customers, I designed and built the website to market to a targeted audience of musicians, brass instrument owners or collectors needing professional work on their instruments. Who & When: The …

Project Manager Documentation

tara Project Manager

Context: Startups and newly formed businesses’ ideas, visions and goals can spin out of scale unless someone maintains clear systems of documentation.  Tracking product/project components and variables ensures that action steps taken and decisions made are contributing toward achieving identified goals. Actions Taken: I wrote and developed documentation standards for organizing data sets.  One example shows a spreadsheet to track all elements …

Performance as Classical Pianist

tara Creative

Fantasie in F Minor for Four hands by Franz Schubert.
Performed by Lorin and Tara Hollander in Ascona Switzerland for the Eranos Foundation in 2007.

Forest Bathing Hikes Website

tara Developer | Designer, Marketing | Content Creator

Context:  Promote professional events and services of mindful, guided hikes.  Market to an audience looking for wellness and nature benefits of guided mindfulness hikes. Who & When: The website was wireframed, developed and published in 2017 and is in the process of being further built out with more pages and features. What & How:  Bootstrap 3 and Bootstrap 4 focused web development.  Framework …

Live on the Coast of Maine Website

tara Developer | Designer, Marketing | Content Creator

Context: Target a specialized audience looking for large acreage waterfront real estate with a website designed and built specifically for focused key word searches.  Website includes special design factors and lifestyle components that would be of value to the targeted audience. Who & When: Developed, designed, and written at the request of co-property owner and with recommendation and support from real estate agents.  The website was …

Website template for student

tara Developer | Designer, Marketing | Content Creator

Context:  Provide website template to feature skills and interests of a young music student. Layout and interactive JavaScript features were designed to engage fellow students and teachers. Who & When: The website was developed and published in 2017 in collaboration with a 13 year old trombone student. What & How:  JavaScript, HTML5 and CSS3.  Design of website utilizes 960 Grid System for layout and …