David N Brooks Designer, Developer, Musician, Artist, and Writer

Hello! I’m David, an interactive designer, musician, artist, and writer living in Georgia.

Your First Web Application: From Design to Launch

13 December 2012

Last night I had the privilege of speaking at Refresh Detroit about building web applications. Thank you to all the members and attendees of Refresh Detroit, and especially to Deborah, for inviting me. I had a great time as always!

Since it’s after the fact, and I think the presentation went fairly well, I’ll admit that the topic was a bit large. And by “a bit” I mean, “oh wow, that was massive.” One of the attendees even mentioned that each section could have been a talk on its own. He was absolutely right.

But I also don’t regret taking it on. It was supposed to be a general overview of the process I use to work through creating web applications and I think it accomplished that goal.

If you’re interested in an overview of the talk, the slides are up on Slideshare, or you can Download the PDF.

Your first web application. From Design to Launch from David Brooks



Deborah Edwards-Onoro said on Dec 14, 07:37 AM

Thank you David for speaking last night at Refresh Detroit. Great presentation, excellent information and resources for anyone looking to create their first web application.


noirtaylor said on Dec 14, 08:09 AM

Thank you!

Although I was late, I enjoyed every bit of what I did see and hear, sorry to see you go; would have been nice to see more presentations from you. I hope that in one year, you do come back and share more! On that note, dont enjoy yourself to much over there, so we can see you again!



David said on Dec 14, 10:26 AM

Deborah: You’re welcome! Thanks again for the invitation.

Taylor: Thanks for that feedback. I’d love to come hang out again.

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I'm David Brooks, an interactive designer, generative artist, and electronic musician from Michigan. During the day I build things for Artletic, a great UX studio in Colorado. At night I create art and write music as Light The Deep and craft applications like Thousand Wires, JavaScript libraries like ArtisanJS, and build interesting things for the amazing clients of Northward Compass.

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