I LOVE CODE*I AM A DESIGNER

what i can do

Ranging from web design and development to GFX design and SEO, I learn, perservere, sacrifice and most of all, love what I do and learn from doing it.
Web Design

HTML, CSS, Wordpress, Magento, Photoshop

Graphic Design

Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator

SEO

Google Search Console, Google Analytics, Keyword/s

I like

My skills

90%

Design

53%

AdWords

85%

WordPress

95%

HTML/CSS

The Deal about me

I In fact choose to use a coffeemaker to boil vegetables. Why? Because if I used something else that just makes coffee, my client would ask me "Can it boil vegetables?"

Personal Details

  • Name: Diana Natalie
  • Surname: Gonsalves (Maiden Levitt)
  • Date of Birth: 20 December 1984
  • Sex: female
  • Nationality: South African
  • Marital Status: Married
  • Dependants: 2
  • Languages: English & Afrikaans(speak, read and write)
  • Drivers Licence: Code 8

Tertiary Education

  • Certificate: Graphic Design (Foundation course 2004)
    Cape Peninsula University of Technology

  • Certificate: Multimedia Technology (2005 - 2006)
    Cape Peninsula University of Technology

    During my 1st Year of studies

    I acquired the skills of an E-media Development which included Video and Sound, Animation, Simulation and Websites.
    Software such as Photoshop, Macromedia Suite (Flash, Dreamweaver), Adobe Premier were the tools of my trade during this period.


  • Diploma: Multimedia Technology (2006 - 2007)
    Cape Peninsula University of Technology

    During my 2nd Year of studies

    I then acquired the skills as a Web Administrator, web and CDROM Designer, Video and Sound production. The same software as in my first year was used during my second year. My knowledge about them just got more technically advanced.

    During my 3rd Year of studies

    the same software as in my second year and first year was used during my third year. I acquired the skills of PHP and 3DS Max (3D Modeling Software).


Secondary Education

  • High School: Azalea Combined School Standerton

  • Highest Standard Passed: Grd 12

Former Employment

  • Name of Employer: King James 2007(3 months)
     
    Job Description: Designer
     
    Responsibilities: Editing images, Flash banners and updates of websites.

     

  • Name of Employer: Jova Designs 2008(3 months)
     
    Job Description: Designer
     
    Responsibilities: Design, Editing images, Corporate ID, Flash banners and updates of websites
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  • Name of Employer: Orange Media 2008 (3 months)
     
    Job Description: Designer
     
    Responsibilities: Design, Editing images, Corporate ID, Flash banners and updates of websites
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  • Name of Employer: pi-squared 2008-2009
     
    Job Description: Junior Designer / Developer
     
    Responsibilities: Updating images, content of websites, newsletters, designing banners both static and animated.
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  • Name of Employer: International Academy of Health and Skin Care 2010-2016
     
    Job Description: Designer / Developer
     
    Responsibilities: Updating images, content and design of websites.
    Email branding, designing newsletters and coding, designing roll-up banners, flyer, brochure. SEO implementation, Implementation of AdWord campaigns for digital marketing.
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  • Name of Employer: MCSISA(Change News)2016 - 2017
     
    Job Description: Web Administrator/ Web Developer
     
    Responsibilities: Updating images, content of websites
    Wordpress), SEO implementation per article loaded, Implementation of AdWord campaigns for digital marketing, DFP SB experience (limited)

milestones

0

Number of web sites live

0

Number of happy clients

0

Total cups of tea consumed 🙂

work

A confident client will see
your confidence as strength, not arrogance.
  • Gallow Wedding
  • Change News
  • Empower
  • Newsletter Empower
  • Newsletter
  • Ad Design
  • Flyer Design
  • Banner Design
  • Design

Good design is obvious.
Great design is transparent.

Joe Sparano

contact

Sometimes magic is just someone spending more time on something than anyone else might reasonably expect.