I'm Zac and I like making stuff, community events and the web 🤹♂️🔌🎨.
I'm passionate about removing barriers for people. I'm trying to do this through things like education, accessibility, diversity and inclusion 🚧🚫.
If you want to contact me, emailing works. You can email me at: email@example.com 📧.
Some things I've made
Here are some things I've made over the years that are fairly interesting.
- 🍕⏲️ Pizza Timer A timer for pair programming
- 🖼️🔔 Please Caption Bot A accessibility Mastodon bot that reminds you to caption your posts' images and videos
- ⚫🌈⚪ accessible colour contrasts A colour combo accessibility Mastodon bot that grabs accessible colours combos from: randoma11y.com
- 🎏🐙🐈 GitHub Glitch button Adds a button on public GitHub repos next to clone that let's you import into Glitch with one click
- 🌿🎨 orla kiely flowers A p5.js recreation of Orla Keily's art
- 📚👹🤡 shitty goosebumps books bot a shitty goosebumps book randomly generated every so often
- 📲⤵️ rotate How to handle websites between landscape and portrait modes on mobile
- 🐈🎶 catmode Depeche Mode cat e-card for my Mom mad with my bro
- 🤖↪️ Hamiltonian paths bot A bot that generates Hamiltonian path GIFs
- 💰🌈 zaccoin The soft launch of my very own cryptocurrency
- 🍆 softdongs Tool to make your own packer. Made at Sex Tech Hack 2 with Cam, Kara and Guy.
- 🎮 food flood A small food colour filling game
- 🤖🗣️ Amazon Alexa #WebVR Simulator™️ Simulates what it's truly like to own a Amazon Alexa product.
- 🤖🧦 sockbot A bot that spits out socks every hour.
- 👩🎨🎨🖼️👨🎨 clicky-line-drawer Wiggly line drawing art tool.
- 🚓💥🚗🍻 "I'm just waiting for a mate" game A choose your own adventure game that (ab)uses push notifications.
- 🔎🖱️ micro:clicker Use the BBC micro:bit as a slide clicker.
- 🎧🔥🖨️🖼️ now playing printer Print out the album art music you're currently listening to on a receipt printer.
- 🎵📆💅 songkick.pink An experimental progressive web app for Songkick.
- 💠⌛🎶 Songkick Spotify Previews Add 30 second Spotify previews to Songkick.
- 🆒🔗 domains Domain hacks based on words
- 🎥🎬 letterboxd on npm Get the public diary data for Letterboxd users.
- 🐈✉️ Animal Crossing Birthday Card Fun little birthday card for my Nan.
- 👨💻👩💻🛠️ hackpompey Portsmouth based hackday, ran 5 before handing over.
- 🌹💻 ROSE Digital Front-end and design at ROSE Digital.
- 🎂🎈🎁 itsyourbirthday.today Online birthday card generator. Made with my bro.
- 💻👥 The Computing Society's website Site for the society while I was President.
- 🏎️🏁🎓 UPRacing's Website Site for a Formula Student team I was part of.
- 🎅🎄 Christmas card generator Make Christmas cards. Made with my bro
- 😢 Minecraft Explore Minecraft blog on Tumblr. No updates now.
Some things I've written
- ️️️🌸💙 Why we’re changing our colours We want Farewill to be accessible to as many people as possible.
- ️️️🕵️ How to detect and use ‘Do Not Track’ on your website Written with by Mustafa and Zac ❤️
- ️️️💰💸 It's time to get into tech debt Why you can't avoid tech debt and how you should embrace it
- ️️️🔧💞 Hackdays aren’t just for the tech department With a little effort you can make your hackday inclusive to more people
- 📋👀 Applying User Testing to Technical Documentation Can it help improve documentation?