Elliott Smith
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Elliott Smith

Techdegree Graduate

Charlotte

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Skills & Experience

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238 Achievements

  • Rehearsal and Delivery
  • Creating and Refining
  • Preparing to Present
  • Putting It All Together
  • Embracing the Process
  • Curating the Work
  • Portfolio Goals
  • Demystifying the Portfolio
  • Quantitative Methods
  • Usability Studies
  • Qualitative Studies
  • Measuring Your Designs
  • Protecting and Sharing Your Work
  • Licensing
  • Fair Use and Public Domain
  • Getting Started with Copyright
  • Implementing UX Content
  • Creating UX Content
  • UX Content Attributes
  • UX Content Basics
  • Applying IA
  • Evaluating IA
  • Main Principles
  • What is Information Architecture?
  • Prototyping with a Design System
  • Material Design Basics
  • Understanding Design Systems
  • Final Project: Create a Typographic Site
  • Laying Out Type for the Web
  • Basic Web Typography
  • How to Choose and Use Webfonts
  • Introduction to Typography
  • Planning Your Users’ Journey
  • Strategy: Determining Goals for your Product
  • Understanding Our Users
  • Intro to User Experience (UX) Design
  • Persuasive Patterns
  • UI Patterns
  • Designing with Patterns
  • The Design Solution
  • The Design Problem
  • Design Principles
  • What is Product Design?
  • Exploration
  • Discovery
  • Team Collaboration in Figma
  • Prototyping Designs in Figma
  • Introducing Figma
  • Interactivity in Adobe XD
  • Prototyping Designs in Adobe XD
  • Introducing Adobe XD
  • Analysis
  • Interviewing
  • Recruiting Participants
  • Solving an Important Problem
  • Hierarchy and Layout
  • Writing Copy
  • How to Make Wireframes in Adobe XD
  • How to Make Wireframes in Sketch
  • How to Make Wireframes in Balsamiq
  • How to Make Wireframes on Paper
  • What is Wireframing?
  • How to Critique Design
  • Principles of Design
  • Elements of Design
  • Using Slack Effectively
  • Introducing Slack for the Techdegree
  • Telling the Story
  • Designing for Your User’s "To-be"
  • Understanding your User’s “As-is” Scenario
  • Becoming Acquainted with Your User
  • Becoming a Design Thinker
  • Object-Oriented Programming
  • Perfect
  • Refactoring Our Code (Swift)
  • Perform
  • Console I/O
  • Prepare and Plan
  • Building the Master and Detail Views (Swift)
  • An Introduction to Swift Programming
  • Building a Music Library and Playlists (Swift)
  • Using a Navigation Controller With Segues (Swift)
  • Working With Multiple View Controllers (Swift)
  • Deploying to a Device
  • Debugging Our App
  • Improving Our User Interface
  • Using a Data Model
  • Views and View Controllers
  • Getting Started with Xcode
  • Finding the Data You Want
  • Getting Data from a Database
  • Data, Databases and SQL
  • Styling Web Pages and Navigation
  • Customizing Colors and Fonts
  • CSS: Cascading Style Sheets
  • Creating HTML Content
  • HTML First
  • Beginning HTML and CSS
  • What is User Experience (UX)?
  • The Logo Sprint
  • Creating a Wireframe
  • Logo Design 101
  • Introducing Adobe Illustrator
  • Ruby Variables and Methods
  • Ruby Objects and Classes
  • Build a Simple Contact List
  • Scrum Artifacts
  • Scrum Events
  • Ruby Iteration
  • Introducing Scrum
  • What is Agile?
  • Ruby Loops
  • Build a Grocery List Program
  • Ruby Hashes
  • Ruby Arrays
  • Ruby Logical Operators
  • Ruby Control Structures
  • Ruby Operators
  • Ruby Methods
  • Ruby Numbers (Ruby Basics)
  • Ruby Strings (Ruby Basics)
  • How Ruby Works
  • Design Foundations Final
  • Slim and Templates
  • Table Basics
  • Dependency Management
  • PHP Inheritance & Interfaces
  • PHP Properties & Methods
  • PHP Objects and Classes
  • PHP Internal Functions
  • PHP Returns & Closures
  • PHP Functions Basics
  • PHP Loops
  • PHP Conditionals
  • PHP Datatypes
  • PHP Data & Structure
  • PHP Getting Started
  • Swift Structs and their Methods
  • Swift Structs
  • Swift Enums and their Methods
  • Swift Enums
  • Swift Optionals
  • Swift Parameters and Tuples
  • Swift Functions
  • Control Flow
  • Collections
  • Operators
  • Types
  • Variables and Constants
  • Meet Objects
  • Perfecting the Prototype
  • Using your New Tools
  • Getting Started with Java
  • Exporting Designs
  • Sketch Features
  • Pick a Number! Any Number!
  • Putting the "Fun" Back in "Functions"
  • Introducing Sketch
  • Shopping List
  • Ins & Outs
  • Things That Count
  • Say Hello to Python
  • Listing Inventory Items
  • Installing a Ruby Development Environment
  • Becoming a Problem Solver
  • Introduction to Game Design
  • Foundation Framework
  • Getting Started (iOS7)
  • Introduction to Objective-C
  • Pointers and Memory
  • Functional Programming in C
  • Fundamentals of C
  • Understanding Aesthetics
  • Introduction to Design
  • Working with a Developer
  • Designing our App
  • Wireframing, Interaction Design and Planning
  • ADS Writing and Preparation
  • Introduction to UI Design
  • Adding a Contact Form
  • Introduction to Front-End Frameworks
  • Creating the Menu and Footer
  • Getting Started with PHP
  • Joining Relational Data Between Tables in SQL
  • Building the Profile Page
  • Manipulating Schema with SQL
  • Getting Started with Android
  • Creating Tables and Manipulating Data with SQL
  • Learning the Language
  • Reading Data from Databases with SQL
  • Installing MySQL Server and MySQL Workbench
  • Introduction to Data, Databases and SQL
  • Testing the Whole App
  • Customizing Ruby on Rails Forms
  • Rails Routing
  • JavaScript Strings
  • Writing Tests
  • Website Basics
  • Introduction Variables
  • Ruby on Rails Authentication
  • Rails Frontend Development
  • Framework Foundations
  • Printing
  • Page Layout
  • Box Model
  • Text
  • Getting Started With Rails
  • Ruby Testing
  • Standard Library
  • Text Editors and HTML
  • Ruby Core
  • Ruby Modules
  • Ruby Procs & Lambdas
  • Ruby Blocks
  • Ruby Loops
  • Ruby Methods
  • Data Types
  • Ruby Hashes
  • Ruby Arrays
  • Selectors
  • Introduction
  • Ruby Numbers
  • Ruby Strings
  • Objects, Classes, and Variables
  • Ruby Basics
  • Forms
  • Tables
  • Objects
  • Links
  • Lists
  • Functions
  • Objects and Arrays
  • Control Structures
  • Basics
  • Text
  • Introduction
  • Website Basics
  • Newbie