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Languages: PHP, Javascript, jQuery, AJAX, XML, HTML5, CSS3

Programs: Dreamweaver, Photoshop, InDesign, Final Cut, Flash

2012 Innovator of the Year

- Illinois Associated Press Editors Association

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Adam Nekola

Web Designer and Journalist

Key factors

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Notable projects

Here are a few select projects that show my qualifications for this position:

Election Central

A database of information and content; including side-by-side analysis and results.

PHP, CMS, Management

Blizzard Coverage

Challenged with covering a crippling storm, my staff responded with amazing effort.

Management, CSS

Deadbeat Illinois

Our presentation of a state-wide project listing all the bills owed by Illinois.

PHP, Database, CSS

Nekola Photography

A personal photo portfolio includes flash slideshows to display content

HTML, CSS, Flash, Photos

Campaign analysis

Interactive look at precinct results for U.S. Rep. race. Includes timeline, videos and graphics.

Javascript, PHP, CSS

Friday Night Live

Live broadcast that updates content while the user watches the game.

jQuery, AJAX, Video

Housing Road Map

A five-day series chronicling the fall of housing; with a documentary video.

jQuery, PHP, CSS

'Beyond the Game'

This became our most-shared project with over 200 'likes.' It features a mini-documentary.

Management, CSS

NWH Video Program

Oversight of editorial video, inluding daily newscast, sports programs, and news assignments.

Video, Management

School Report Cards

Sortable and searchable database of data with graphical representation and comparisons.

PHP, Database, Management

Pi Kappa Phi Alumni

Members-only section with content-management capabilities, dynamic home page


McHenry Drive-In

A project combining video, photos, maps, and text about a local drive-in theatre.

Flash, Actionscript, Management