My name is Álvaro Trigo. I'm from Spain and i'm 27 years old. Currently living and working as a web developer in Cambridge, UK.
I love programming and being able to make something useful for people.I'm a computer science guy and these are my studies:
I have an advance level on english language and i have multiple certificates (CAE, FCE, IELTS...)
You can see my full name at the meta name="AUTHOR" property in all of the following pages.
A website for an academy of english, maths and french. It's done over PHP and jQuery library. I am currently working on the backend developing a content manager for it.
Product website for The Port of Felixstowe in which I'm working at the momment. Designed in CakePHP by using one of my plugin fullPage.js. Its responsive design makes it look great in tablets and mobile phones. Fallbacks for old browsers have been applied for videos and css3 animations. Techniques such as lazy loading, video compression and CSS/JS minification and combination have been applied. Velocity.js has been used for SVG animations.
A simple and easy to use jQuery plugin to create beatiful full-screen scrolling websites. I had to create a full scrolling site and as I didn't find any plugin available for it, I decided to create one. This plugin is pioneer creating this kind of sites. It has been named in blogs all around the world and each day more and more people is using it for their personal or corporate sites. More than 40 people has contributed to this open source project and brands like Sony or Vodafone have used it in their sites. Blog entry
A single page scrolling plugin. Sections will get piled in the page creating an original effect when scrolling through them. Created from the basics of fullPage.js, it shares many of its methods and options with it. Designed to work in old browsers and touch devices. Used by Facebook and many others. More about it in the blog entry
A jQuery plugin to create multi-scrolling websites with two vertical panels or layouts. The screen will be splited in two panels in a way they scroll vertically in opposite directions. More about it in the blog entry
Create a funny text effect with jQuery. This plugin is currently on development/beta. I implemented something quite similar a few months ago for a site and one afternoon I decided to turn it into a plugin. You can read more in my blog.
Collaborative news portal with Twitter integration and automatic text classification. Pieces of news can be added via Twitter using a concrete hashtag. It works with Twitter API, Youtube Api, Google Maps API and TinyUrl Api. It has been created using CakePHP framework and it's designed to be installed in any language. It is also optimized for mobile phones and devices.
It's currently the biggest fireworks and firecrackers community in spanish language. I created it when i was 17 years old and i still maintaining it obtaining benefits from different sources including enterprises of the niche. I programmed it from the start without any CMS. It has front and back end. It is written mainly on PHP under the MVC pattern.
I created it during summer just for fun. It's a test to get the percentage of addiction to the main social network at spain (Tuenti.es) It got more than 8.000 visits during the first week and it was promoted using Tuenti.es and Twitter.
Introduced some months after the first iPad was launched, it is a website to download iPad wallpapers and have a preview of the final result before downloading and applying them. I also created a backend to add and resize wallpapers. It's developed mainly in PHP.
I created it based on www.wallpapers-for-ipad.com. I adapted the images format and I changed the CSS styles to do it faster. I added new functionalities to get the preview of the wallpapers and I applied some marketing techniques to gain visits.
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Phone:+34 699 774 712