Vida Cabrera

Work completed at: GRP

Vida CabreraThis is the first Multi-lingual site I developed for GRP. The site uses a custom designed CMS system with the ability to easily accommodate different languages on the site. The site has gone live in English due to the translations not being available for the other languages but hopefully these will be added soon.

Highland Spring

Work completed at: GRP

Highland SpringDesigned and developed a custom CMS system for managing the newly revamped Highland Spring website. The CMS system gives non technical administrators the ability to easily update the website. The CMS system used was developed using ASP.NET with a SQL Server backend.

This website has been recently redesigned by another company.

Graduates for BusinessRevamped the existing Graduates for Business website which helps place graduates into employment with the opportunity to gain paid work experience placements. The admin system powering the website provides GFB staff with the tools required to process the graduates applications.

ScotBlood website The ScotBlood website was taken over by GRP from another agency and I was tasked with developing an interactive session finder to help the public easily find blood donor sessions in Scotland. The Session finder uses the Google Maps API to provide visual and distance information regarding the location of the blood donor sessions.

Festival City Theatres

Work completed at: GRP

Festival City TheatresDesigned and developed custom CMS system for Festival City Theatres website. Administrators have full CMS control over the shows and content of the website. The website was fully integrated with the theatres box office allowing users to easily book tickets online.The CMS system was developed using ASP.NET with a SQL Server backend. The front end uses a lot of cool coding to deal with dates.

Scripture Union ScotlandThis was the first website I developed using the Umbraco CMS ASP.NET system. The client required a great deal of control over the website. Umbraco was the perfect solution for the clients needs giving them the flexibility to add, edit and delete every page on the website.

ProQuip Golf

Work completed at: GRP

proquipDesigned and developed the CMS system powering the ProQuip Golf clothing website. The CMS system provides admin staff with an easy to use interface where they can easily update news articles and retailer locations.

The Taylor Clarke Partnership

Work completed at: GRP

The Taylor Clarke PartnershipDesigned and developed an online questionnaire and reporting system for The Taylor Clarke Partnership. The system is used to gather information about how the people taking part on their management courses are perceived by themselves and their colleagues. This tool was aimed at making the process of completing online questionnaires more user friendly compared to their previous system. The system was developed using Classic ASP with a SQL Server database.

Be Books Online

Work completed at: GRP

Be Books OnlineDesigned and developed the CMS system powering the website for the award winning Be Books campaign. The front end of the website has some clever functionality that highlights keywords that have been identified in the CMS system and creates a tooltip using jQuery for each keyword containing a full definition of the word.

Tools I Use

Web development, custom web based business applications, CMS systems.
Custom CMS systems using the Umbraco open source CMS based on ASP.NET.
I use Wordpress for small to medium scale CMS systems.
Dreamweaver, Flash, Flex and Photoshop are my tools of choice for interface design.

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The ramblings, thoughts and opinions expressed on this website are my own personal opinions and do not represent my employer's views or the views of any companies I have worked for in the past.

About me

Welcome to my portfolio website. My name is Marc Love and I am a Web Developer based in Glasgow, Scotland.

I have worked for some of the top digital agencies in Glasgow during my career and have recently started up my own digital agency, madebycrunch with my web designer colleague Paul Daly. Our aim is to design and develop cutting edge websites that make a significant difference to the success of your business.

We are currently working on a range of different projects that you will be able to see very soon on the new madebycrunch website.

This site contains a selection of the projects I have worked on throughout my career.

Feel free to visit my Blog or take a closer look at my Portfolio.

Also check out a new service I have launched (November 2014) providing premium Umbraco Themes and Starter Kits.

Get in touch!

If you are looking for freelance web developer or web designer services please get in touch via my contact page or the info below.

Tel: 0141 275 4848
Mob: 07795 417 980

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5 St Vincent Place
Glasgow, G1 2DH