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Ethnomediology Web Development

The FCC Votes to Classify the Internet as Title II

It’s still crazy to me thinking about how social interaction mediated through machines is so heavily regulated by business and government. I understand that the goal of regulating municipalities has its heart in the right place. But the issue with policies is that they are easily exploited by privilege and power, and are usually written in […]

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Social Media Web Development

Claiming Virtual Identity in Digital Space

Much of the information that changes hands in the major social networks of the Internet is rapidly becoming (or in many cases already has become) overtly controlled by the company who owns and maintains the social media sites. Groups like facebook, twitter, instagram, and the like, each have different policies with regard to how they preserve […]

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Web Development

Brandishing an Exciting New Design

Thanks to amazing design tips and content consultation from the incredibly talented Jaime Hammack, we’ve pulled together a new design for my site. I chose the Arcade Basic theme as a template and we developed a design from there. I’ve put in several hours of work organizing and re-organizing my content. My goal with the new […]

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Web Development

Website Design for Benjamin Koen

I’ve been working to design a site and/or sites for my dear friend Ben Koen for a while now. I’ve come up with a few sketches for him in the past, but his projects have taken precedence and he has not been able to implement anything as of yet. But his recent book development and […]

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Web Development

Website Redesign for Ethnomusicologist Dale Olsen

Back in 2006-08, I served as the graduate assistant for Dale A. Olsen, Professor Emeritus of Ethnomusicology at Florida State University. During that time, among many things, I worked to help Dale begin a large overhaul of his web course, helped with grading, research, and other activities, and I also designed him a website. Dale […]

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Michael Bakan’s Website Redesign

It’s been some time, but I’ve finally gotten around to updating the design on Michael Bakan’s World Music website. I’m happy with the updated WordPress, added plugins and functionality, and increased security of the site. Additionally, I’m really liking the new look! Check it out: The content of the site is largely unchanged, and I […]

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Web Development

Update of My Main Site!

It’s been a while, but I’ve finally decided to spend some time overhauling my website. The design is structured around the flow of category content. Since I quit facebook I’ve been looking for more involved ways to increase the hypertextual and dynamic utility of my site, not just for my viewers but for me and […]