Portfolio

Our portfolio reflects a mix of sites we've created, and a few of the many sites Michelle worked on during her tenure at leading interactive marketing agency nFusion. If you have any questions, or would like to discuss specifics related to any particular piece, please contact us.

Webber Energy Group

Webber Energy Group

The Webber Energy Group needed an easy-to-maintain site which included a filterable and searchable list of all its publications. Friendly built the site using on a design created by the talented folks at LewisCarnegie.

Texas CASA

Texas CASA

Texas CASA, a non-profit organization advocating for abused and neglected children, needed to consolidate a number of websites into one easy-to-use content management system. Friendly designed and developed a WordPress multisite installation hosted on WPEngine which supports the TexasCASA.org site and a number of additional Texas-based CASA sites.

UT Austin - Center for Learning and Memory

UT Austin – Center for Learning and Memory

Designed by Chris Duncan, Friendly built UT's Center for Learning and Memory site to be both responsive and very easy to manage.

Texas PBS

Texas PBS

Texas PBS needed to more easily administrate their site. Using an updated design by Jani Whitesides, Friendly moved the site into WordPress and enhanced the content organization in the Member Stations area.

The Markies Awards - Eloqua

The Markies – Eloqua / Oracle

Friendly built this deceptively simple, responsive site for marketing automation platform Eloqua's Markies awards.

Society of Counseling Psychology, APA Division 17

Society of Counseling Psychology, APA Division 17

Working closely with the great folks at the Society of Counseling Psychology, Friendly created this responsive WordPress site based on a gorgeous design by Lewis Carnegie.

Camp Fire

Camp Fire USA Balcones Council

Friendly redesigned and reorganized the Austin Camp Fire site to conform to new national standards and be more visitor-focused.

Austin Countertops

Austin Countertops

Austin Countertops needed help getting its WordPress installation and plugins up to date, as well as some tweaks to some page layouts and forms.

Jeff Abbott redesign

 

Jeff Abbott

Continuing a long relationship which began when Friendly moved (fantastic!) author Jeff Abbott's site into WordPress so that it could be more easily updated, Friendly recently completed a redesign which organizes his books by series and features even easier administration on the back end.

TNOYS.org

TNOYS.org

Friendly designed and developed this responsive WordPress site for TNOYS.org, which features event listings and a private members-only area.

UT Charles A. Dana Center Website

UT Dana Center

Using a design supplied by the Dana Center, Friendly developed this site to be responsive and easy to manage.

UT Accounting Centennial

To promote its centennial celebration, the Accounting Department of McCombs School of Business and Friendly created this site featuring an interactive timeline, quiz, and visitor-submitted stories and photos. Anne-Charlotte Patterson at Southern Combustion Creative is responsible for the beautiful design.

The Gospel Project

Friendly built LifeWay's site The Gospel Project to be "responsive", meaning it looks great on screens of all sizes from your huge monitor on down to your iPhone. It also has a custom sign-in/join area which restricts some areas of the site to members only.

 

RackWealth

A private, restricted-login site for Rackers (Rackspace employees). Friendly made extensive use of the plugin Gravity Forms to enable a multi-part, multi-page survey with dynamic results.

Julia London, Author

Friendly designed and developed this site for best-selling romance author Julia London so that it would be super-easy for her to manage and for her readers to navigate. It's also "responsive" meaning its design adapts based on the size of your screen.

UT Senate of College Councils

Friendly created a new WordPress template on behalf of UT and the Senate of College Councils, based on the lovely new UT site design.

BenefitU

Friendly redesigned BenefitU to better align with its new goals and improve its search engine optimization rankings.

Home Instead Blogs

Using WordPress's multi-site blog functionality, Friendly built a custom theme to be used across a number of blogs. Design by TwinB Creative.

Bill Parkes Blog

Friendly designed Bill Parkes's blog to integrate his Twitter feed and WordPress posts in a single stream, enabling him to keep new content flowing in whether he has time for a full article or just a simple tweet.

Sprout Social Insights

Social media wrangler Sprout Social engaged Friendly to build the blog portion of their site using WordPress. Design by William Blacklock of TwinB Creative.

Michener Center for Writers

Designed by William Blacklock at TwinB Creative, Friendly built this lovely site using WordPress and the Thesis theme framework.

Weigh2Go / Happy Dieter.com

Friendly designed this WordPress theme around the great Weigh2Go logo supplied by Happy Dieter.

University of Texas – School of Social Work

Friendly built this complex site, integrating WordPress with legacy code, on the Thesis theme framework. Designed by William Blacklock of TwinB Creative.

Rackspace “Culture of Service” Blog

Friendly worked with the fab team over at TwinB Creative to create this site for Rackspace Hosting.

Money Matters with Rose Greene Blog

The lovely folks at Rose Greene Financial asked us to update their Money Matters Blog, which used the out-of-the-box Thesis theme framework, to a style more in line with their brand. The resulting site is more fun to read and easier to manage on the back end.

Eloqua Blog – “It’s All About Revenue”

Another beautiful blog designed by TwinB Creative. Developed by Friendly using the theme framework Thesis, Eloqua's "It's All About Revenue" blog features automatic resizing of images, retweeting, and post view counts.

Steve Kronen Website

Friendly created a WordPress theme for Steve Kronen, who wanted to keep the design of his site but move into the more manageable WordPress system.

Rackspace Talent site

Rackspace “Racker Talent” Site

Again working with the über-talented William Blacklock of TwinB Creative, Friendly built this site showcasing the talent at Rackspace, the fantastic San Antonio web hosting company.

The Gladdest Thing

The Gladdest Thing Poetry Blog

Thanks to William of TwinB Creative, Friendly has recently given Michelle's poetry blog The Gladdest Thing a beautiful makeover. The site uses the theme framework Thesis.

The Engine 2 Diet Website and Blog

Using WordPress MU, Friendly developed this gorgeous site for The Engine 2 Diet. The site will continue to evolve over time, adding numerous community-centric features. Site design by the wonderful Joe Basnight.

J.K. Beck Blog and Website

Friendly designed and developed this website and blog for the fantastic author J.K. Beck (aka Julie Kenner) using WordPress and the theme framework Thesis.

The Whine Sisters Blog

Seven amazing authors, the Whine Sisters, allowed Friendly to redesign and develop their group blog using WordPress.

Texas Association of School-Based Health Care

Texas Associaton of School-Based Health Care Website

Friendly developed the TASBHC.org site using WordPress and the theme framework Thesis. Design by the fantastic Mr. David Steinert.

McGinnis for School Board

McGinnis For School Board Website

John McGinnis (yes, he's a Friendly father) is running for school board in Long Beach, CA. Friendly designed and built the John McGinnis for School Board site to promote his campaign. (UPDATE: He won!! Congratulations, Dad!)

UT - Student Affairs

Univeristy of Texas – Student Affairs Website

Friendly developed UT's Student Affairs site in WordPress so that administrative staff could add and edit content elements quickly and easily. Friendly also provided training. The lovely design was provided by Chris Duncan Design.

San Gabriel Writer's League

San Gabriel Writer’s League Website

Friendly designed and is in the process of developing this WordPress site for the San Gabriel Writer's League based in Georgetown, Texas.

building43

building43 Website

Using the Thematic theme framework and a wide variety of plugins, Friendly developed this WordPress site for web hosting company Rackspace and Robert Scoble. Design by the fantastic William Blacklock of TwinBCreative.

Musiq Soulchild

Musiq Soulchild Landing Page

Designed and developed a landing page directing fans of Musiq Soulchild to a few highlighted activities.

 

Willie Nelson Website

Willie Nelson's site, built over the course of years, used multiple WordPress installations to manage content. Friendly consolidated these installations into one highly-functional WordPress-based backend.

jenna-stuart

Jenna Stuart Writer Website

Built with WordPress, the design for Scottish historical romance writer Jenna Stuart melds historical artwork with the image of a brooding Scottish castle to create a lush, romantic feel.

The Gladdest Thing

“The Gladdest Thing” Poetry Blog

We created this poetry blog devoted to displaying the great poems of the world in 2006 using a free WordPress theme. Subscribers receive emails each time a new poem is posted on the site.

We Are Brad Pitt

“We Are Brad Pitt” Writer Critique Site

Using free CMS platform WordPress, we designed and developed this members-only critique site for writers. Members may post and update content, add images, video and files, and communicate with each other via email as well as manage their own profiles.

Vericenter Website

Vericenter Website

Michelle coded this web site for Vericenter, a managed services, application hosting and IT infrastructure company. She handed off a suite of files enabling the company's internal resources to continue managing the content, and provided technical consulting.

toshiba-laptops

Toshiba Direct E-commerce Site

Michelle provided business, marketing and technical consulting to Toshiba while helping them redesign their laptop division's e-commerce site. She also worked with their internal team to create an information and technical architecture that met the complex needs of both their end-audiences and internal resources.

mccoys

McCoy’s Website

McCoy's, a regional building supply chain, needed to revamp its web presence and update its site to include a product catalog. Working with her team, Michelle crafted an information architecture that met their needs. She also provided technical consulting, project management, and cross-team collaborative leadership.

Fincayra Website

A Flash showpiece, this site was designed to sell the multi-million-dollar home known as Fincayra. Michelle's involvement included information architecture planning, project and team management.

Phillips & Associates

Michelle's very first website, built over 12 years ago and still functioning as of March 2011. Much love to Gary Phillips and his team who gave Michelle her start in the biz!