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GIORGOS GIOURMETAKIS

Full-stack Web Developer

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Hi,

I'm Giorgos Giourmetakis,
a creative web developer from Athens, Greece

I'm passionate about creating modern, responsive and interactive websites and webapps using the latest web technologies with clean and well written code. I build it all with care and attention to detail.

In this ever-evolving industry, I believe it is essential to stay on top of new techniques and trends whilst maintaining a balance of usability and functionality. And, of course, still looking good too.

About Me

place Based in Athens, Greece.
thumb_up 5+ years of experience for various kinds of coding projects.
favorite Got into the Web development in 2010 and it took me very little time to fall in love with it.
mood Creativity and imagination keeps me happy.
build I consider myself a good problem solver.
extension I have a stubborn curiosity for how things work.
person Friendly, self learner, hard worker and team player.
local_movies When I'm not coding or learning something new, I enjoy watching movies and listening music.
directions_bike I like computers, but there's a lot more to life than code.
language Languages: Greek, English.

Books for Reading

Technical Skills

Languages:
HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP, SQL, XML, JSON

Libraries/frameworks:
jQuery, Laravel, Angular, Bootstrap

CMS:
Wordpress, Joomla

Databases:
MySQL, MongoDB

Tools:
Git/GitHub, Photoshop, Sublime Text

Patterns/techniques:
Responsive design, Object Oriented Programming, MVC, AJAX

Various topics:
HTML5 Games, RESTful Web services, Web Media, E-commerce, Node.js

Computers are useless. They can only give you answers.
~ Pablo Picasso

Getting information off the inernet is like taking a drink from a fire hydrant.
~ Mitchell Kapor

Hardware: the parts of a computer that can be kicked.
~ Jeff Pesis

I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.
~ Thomas A. Edison

So much technology, so little talent.
~ Vernor Vinge

I can not imagine now that once I wrote a typewriter.
~ Arthur C. Clarke

The best way to predict the future is to invent it.
~ Alan Kay

Programming a computer is an art form, such as creating poetry or music.
~ Donald E. Knuth

An engine can be considered intelligent if it can be considered man in a blind test.
~ Alan Turing

Various Projects

A banner for International Publishers Exhibition. It was made to replace a Flash banner.
HTML/CSS

A quiz game where we are called to find the eleven hidden faces of important Greeks.
HTML/CSS Javascript AJAX XML Photoshop

An online store for hobbies, interests and free time (demo).
OpenCart HTML/CSS

An online Pharmacy eshop (demo).
WooCommerce HTML/CSS Photoshop

3rd High school of Agios Dimitrios hired me to design and build a CMS-based website.
Joomla HTML/CSS

A single page that refers to the life and work of Prince. Using a timeline we learn about the discography and the life of the artist.
HTML/CSS Javascript JQuery

A database driven website where we find quotes of famous people.
HTML/CSS PHP MySQL AJAX

A single page for the coffee-bar Magaze. The design and the coding of the site was made by hand from scratch.
HTML/CSS Javascript Responsive

A CMS-based website about cinema and movies.
Joomla HTML/CSS

A site for children with interesting topics, news and games. The coding of the site was made by hand from scratch.
HTML/CSS PHP Flash

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