Danny Allen

Who I Am

I am Danny Allen, a Great British full-stack web developer.

I design and implement user interfaces and experiences, across web, mobile, and native applications.

I provide highly skilled and effective services worldwide through my company Wonderscore Ltd.

I have lived and studied in the United Kingdom and United States, and worked all over the place.

My Skills and Work speak for themselves and tell my story better than any text here could.

My Story (so far...)

My Skills

Work

Commercial

Wonderscore Ltd

I established Wonderscore Ltd as a vehicle for my ongoing product development and consultancy work. Some of my projects are under non-disclosure conditions, however my varied work includes an advanced JavaScript-based SCORM-compliant e-learning system (content authoring and display modules), a custom Moodle package for a large provider of corporate career development courses, and being a key member of a small team making a cross-platform, customer-facing application for a major UK government department, amongst other client work.
Role
Director
Tech
  • Javascript
  • Python
  • HTML
  • CSS

Ents24

Ents24 are a major UK events listing and ticketing company, with over 1.4 million page views a month. My role was to redesign and implement changes in order to increase user engagement time and conversion rates for the sales of tickets.
Role
Full-stack Web Developer
Tech
  • PHP
  • MySQL
  • jQuery
  • assorted

Fatsoma

Fatsoma are an events ticketing company. My role included design and development of various aspects of the ticketing system and main website, including working directly with clients of prestigious venues and events to integrate their branding into the existing sales framework.
Role
Web developer
Tech
  • PHP
  • MySQL
  • PrototypeJS
  • assorted

Websites

5bx.me

The 11-minute daily workout that really works, from the comfort of your home - needs no equipment and little space.
Role
Creator
Tech
  • PHP
  • MySQL
  • jQuery Mobile
  • HTML5
  • CSS3
  • assorted

Schedu.la

Manage your world with social scheduling.
Role
Creator
Tech
  • PHP
  • MySQL
  • jQuery
  • assorted

KDE Commit-Digest

A weekly overview of the development activity in KDE.
Role
Editor-in-chief
Tech
  • PHP
  • MySQL
  • PrototypeJS
  • assorted

Lookfwd

Look forward to new releases of your anticipated music and movies.
Role
Creator
Tech
  • PHP
  • MongoDB
  • assorted

Meety

A better learning management system.
Role
Creator
Tech
  • PHP
  • MySQL
  • assorted

3D renderings

Blender 3d (Set 1)

Renders of some 3d modelling I taught myself using Blender 3d.
Role
Personal experiments
Tech

Blender 3d (Set 2)

Renders of some 3d modelling I taught myself using Blender 3d.
Role
Personal experiments
Tech

Open source

Enzyme

An open source web application for producing KDE Commit-Digests.
Role
Creator and maintainer
Tech
  • PHP
  • MySQL
  • PrototypeJS
  • assorted

Kanagram

Kanagram is a game based on anagrams of words for KDE.
Role
Concept and designer
Tech

Blinken

Blinken is a game for KDE based on the famous 1978 device.
Role
Concept and designer
Tech

Monochrome

A simple, scalable complete iconset for the visually impaired.
Role
Designer
Tech

Primary

A colour version of the Monochrome iconset.
Role
Designer
Tech

KDE e.V. Quarterly Reports

Reports about the activities of the KDE e.V.
Role
Editor and layout
Tech
  • Scribus
  • Inkscape

3D animation

Blender 3d (Animation)

Animations of some 3d modelling I taught myself using Blender 3d.
Role
Personal experiments
Tech

Real world items

Table Football

Celebrating the famous victory of Birmingham City over Arsenal in the 2011 Carling Cup Final.
Role
Designer and constructor
Tech

Dance Arcade Machine

An arcade cabinet and dance platform for the In The Groove rhythm arcade game.
Role
Designer and constructor
Tech