Freeview website


Rebuilding Freeview’s website: www.freeview.co.uk

Sole developer of Freeview’s new website (backend and frontend). Launched on 26th March 2013 as a complete rebuild from ezPublish to Wordpress. Apart from the new design and frontend improvements, the new website received a lot of focus in building a logical, simple and intuitive backend (the backend being the main factor of decision to completely replatform the website).

In addition to the actual build, the following requirements have been implemented:

  • Creation of cronjob scripts to import content feeds into the database
  • Add Reevoo integration to products
  • Create products export script to push content to Reevoo
  • TV Genius (Red Bee) integration and feed consuming
  • Reusable and embeddable competition module using Gravity Forms
  • Integration with eCircle newsletter subscription
  • Facebook integration, Google analytics, etc

Technologies used:

  • Javascript,
  • jQuery,
  • HTML5,
  • CSS3,
  • SASS,
  • Wordpress,
  • PHP,
  • MySQL