This page shows a collection of my most recent work. The sites below were entirely designed and coded by me including all flash and image elements. The textual information, however, is usually written by the site owners.
Pebblemix Finishes: Concrete Driveways - Melbourne based concreters with 50+ years of experience in driveway and concrete slab construction (www.pebblemixconcretedriveways.com.au)
This site has been built to display perfectly on both traditional desktops/laptops as well as mobile devices. The concrete driveway quote calculator is integrated with the MCWebDesign content management system to allow the site owner to adjust pricing and multipliers as required.
Training Trendz (www.trainingtrendz.com)
TrainingTrendz.com is a brand new approach to the Personal Training and Fitness Education industry. It's focused on continued professional development for fitness & health professionals. This is a subscription based video site with heaps of content from industry experts and athletes. A huge project which was purpose built to be highly scalable and appeal to a global market.
Designer Premix - The leader in exposed aggregate concrete (www.designerpremix.com.au)
A new website built on the Twitter Bootstrap framework to ensure the site looks good on computers, tablets and mobile devices. Designer Premix specialises in providing exposed aggregate concrete to the concreting industry. The MCWebDesign CMS has been implemented to allow images, testimonials and text to be uploaded and edited by the owner.
For Weddings And A Ceremony - Civil Celebrant Michele Adams (www.fwaac.com.au)
Michele Adams is a Civil Celebrant and State Trainer of Celebrants. Michele provides celebrant services and can also make the planning of your special ceremony easier and enjoyable.
Personalised Jewellery For Mum (www.personalisedjewelleryformum.com.au)
Personalised Jewellery For Mum is a brand new site selling personalised, hand stamped jewellery. Built on the MC Web Design CMS, which incorporates my new online store platform, this website has full control over products, including full control over the options individual products can have. Credit card payments are accepted via the secure PayPal payment system and orders are managed via the secure back-end interface.
Duff Norton Australia (www.duffnorton.com.au)
Duff Norton Australia is a leading linear motion supplier. This website has an extensive product management component, which is used to manage and present over 50 products and their supporting documents. The site has been developed to be highly SEO friendly, to ensure maximum leverage of Google's potential to increase visibility and exposure.
El Viaje - Au Pair and Nanny Placement (www.elviaje.com.au)
El Viaje is devoted to matching Au Pairs with Australian families. They focus on ensuring all parties are well suited and that the Au Pair is supported throughout their time in Australia. This site uses a number of large application forms; these are accompanied by an application management system, accessible by the site owner only, that allows easy access, to applications, from any internet connected computers and mobile devices.
Tall Tallula (www.talltallula.com.au)
Tall Tallula is a new business devoted to fulfilling the needs of tall women. The site accepts both Australian and international customers. Buit around the ever evolving and purpose built MC Web Design Content Management System, this site has extensive product management functionality to ensure the owner can manage their products quickly and easily.
Canine Nannies (www.caninenannies.com.au)
This Australian business provides a great alternative to dog boarding kennels. This service allows people to have their dog stay at the home of a canine nanny.
Wedding Candle Ideas (www.weddingcandleideas.com.au)
Gorgeous personalised wedding candles and centrepieces. This site caters for people looking for cost-effective wedding guest gifts and wedding table decorations. Orders are produced to the highest quality in record time, the perfect company to add that finishing touch to your wedding. Credit cards, PayPal and direct bank deposit are the accepted payment options.
A Candle In Memory Of (www.acandleinmemoryof.com.au)
An online store, focussed on creating the perfect personalised candle to celebrate the life of loved ones. Payment options include MasterCard, VISA, PayPal and Direct Bank Deposit. All orders are recorded in the Content Management System. The system has a tailored order fulfillment page which allows the owner to track their progress, sales and jobs in process.
Mystery to Mastery - Trumpet Book Publisher(www.mysterytomastery.com)
A complete re-design of the original website to bring the Mystery to Mastery brand inline with Web 2.0 standards, practices and user expectations. This project involved the creation of a multimedia rich website as well as the development of aninteractive eBook. The eBook contains MP3s, Videos, a metronome and progress monitor, as well as a host of security features that prevent printing and account sharing. The MC Web Design Content Management System has been implemented to enable the owners to edit the website content; upload videos, photos and MP3s; manage products for sale in the online store and create future ebooks.
Beautiful Candles (www.beautifulcandles.com.au)
A website devoted to selling beautiful personalised candles, allows visitors to design their own special candle using the candle simulator. The site uses the latest version of the MC Web Design Content Management System, giving the site owners easy, intuitive and comprehensive control over content, products and more.
Dr Geraldine Poon - Dentist on Highfield Park (www.dentistonhighfieldpark.com.au)
A brand new web presence for an established dentist. They provide dental services the inner eastern suburbs of Melbourne, including Canterbury, Camberwell and Balwyn. The MC Web Design Content Management System has been implemented to enable the owners to edit the website content.
Personalised Candles and Gifts (www.personalisedcandlesandgifts.com.au)
Dylan Young Racing (www.dylanyoungracing.com)
Official website of Australian racing driver Dylan Young. This is a comprehensive site which is highly scalable and able to handle constant image and information updates from anywhere in the world. The website is designed to facilitate sponsorship procurement as well as keeping fans updated with the latest news about Dylan's promising career.
Newton's Lore (www.newtonslore.com.au)
This site was designed around the concept that 'textual content is king'. Each site component is designed to complement the literary work of Scott Newton, an accomplished writer. This website is highly dynamic and utilises the most recent version of the MC Content Management System as well as a liquid layout.
Free Mobile Polls (www.freemobilepolls.com)
A clever, completely autonomous website which allows members to create sets of questions which can be answered by anyone with a mobile phone. The responses are then shown both textually and in graph form. The freemobilepolls.com website was designed to derive income from Google Adsense online advertising. Visitors use the services of the site for free, they tell their friends and more visitors come. Obviously, the more visitors, the better, when it comes to monetising Google advertising. Members of the website can remove the ads visible to them and their specific visitors for a small monthly fee.
This site also has a specialised iPhone web app and a standard mobile browser version allowing anyone with a mobile phone to respond to a poll instantly. Go to freemobilepolls.com with your mobile to view these sites.
Who's Who Queensland QLD (www.whoswhoqld.com.au)
Australian Concrete Driveways Pty Ltd (www.driveways.com.au)
The Australian Concrete Driveways Pty Ltd is a clever site utilizing a lot of PHP serverside programming to allow the site to adapt to each visitor. I implemented a CMS component to ensure the great guys and girls at ACD could edit the content of the site at any time.
The ACD Design Centre is a very clever Flash applcation which allows visitors to trial different driveway styles, finishes and colours. I used 3D modelling and rendering software to create the house and then used tiled photos of concrete to create the driveways.
Mini Beats (www.minibeats.com.au)
Mini Beats is a QLD start-up dedicated to introducing children to music and choreographed movement. Classes are safely held in kindergartens. The Mini Beats website allows parents to enrol and pay for classes online. The site is backed up by my online Content Management System (CMS) which allows fast and secure updates from anywhere with internet.
Product Design Folio (www.matthewcornelius.com.au)
This is a full screen site (also known as liquid layout) which adjusts as you change the size of your browser. Computer screen sizes are constantly increasing, but most websites stay at a predetermined width, wasting the extra available space. A liquid layout site allows you to precisely control the layout of your site while allowing visitors with large screens to see more information at once.
Girl Boutique (www.girlboutique.com.au)
Highly dynamic and infinitely scalable, this site actively tracks stock quantity using an elaborate Instant Payment Notification script I wrote. Visually the aim of the site was to appear basic and functional, my client wanted the site to impress a sense of "good value" onto the visitor. The basic navigation and images have been very successful in achieving this.
Voo - Import | Distribution | Product Development (www.voo.com.au)
Voo Pty Ltd felt it was time for a change after the release of new products to their range. While the layout has not changed a great deal, the coding has been completely overhauled and a basic CMS has been created to allow product detail changes and pricing updates. I created and implemented an Instant Payment Notification(IPN) script to allow their merchant account (The system used to allow credit card payments etc.) to update the database instantly as sales are made. This script allows Voo to keep a close eye on stock levels, customer details and sales revenue.
Voo - Original Site (www.voo.com.au)
I created this site for Voo Pty Ltd 2 years ago.
Worth Review - Under Construction (www.worthreview.com.au)
This website is currently under construction. When it is finished it will be highly dynamic with randomized(weighted) banners and a completely unique CMS controlling all articles and allowing image upload and automatic thumbnail creation.
Be sure to check out the new vinyl wrap website for car lovers.
New product for making temporary black wheels for your car.