James Buckland

Web designer/developer

James Buckland | Portfolio

Welcome to my portfolio! Here you will find the most recent examples of my work and a few previews of projects I'm working on.

Through over 5 years of experience working in the web industry, completing projects for clients ranging from individuals to charities, I have built a skill set that includes:

  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • JQuery
  • Wordpress
  • Web Standards & Accessibility


  • Getsung
  • Getsung



Getsung is my largest project to date, completely custom built in PHP/mySQL with full device compatibility including an app-style mobile interface.

My Contribution:

  • Page layout and design
  • HTML/CSS/PHP/mySQL/jQuery
  • Facebook and Twitter integration.
  • Full mobile interface.
  • App-style features such as Infinity Load
Year: 2013/2014
Client: Getsung
  • Streaming Tank
  • Streaming Tank

Streaming Tank


Custom Wordpress template including additional modules and jQuery extentions. Site is fully controllable from the Wordpress interface allowing for easy content creation and management.

My Contribution:

  • HTML/CSS/PHP/jQuery
  • Installation of additional modules and modifications to ensure seamless integration.
Year: 2013
Client: Streaming Tank
  • We Movement 1
  • We Movement 2
  • We Movement 3

We Movement


The WeMovement founder came to me requesting a vibrant and social homepage that would encourage interaction from visitors. I would highly recomend getting invlolved as it is a great cause and could save the world some day!

My Contribution:

  • User Interface Design
  • JQuery Features
  • Twitter/Facebook Integration
Year: 2011
Client: We Movement
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  • Hobnob 1
  • Hobnob 2
  • Hobnob 3



Hobnob.co.uk came to me with an idea for how they wanted to present their business online. They wanted to have a more Personal interaction with the customer than the tradition shopping cart. This resulted in the design and development of an entirely custom “Enquiry System”.

My Contribution:

  • User Interface Design
  • PHP/mySQL
  • Custom CMS
  • jQuery Product Slider
Year: 2011
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  • A4U 1
  • A4U 2
  • A4U 3



A project for the 4uni group that offered their student advertising services. The design needed to be modern to appeal to a student audience so was created as a one-page layout with bold colours and large fonts.

My Contribution:

  • Logo Design
  • User Interface Design
  • jQuery Image Viewer
Year: 2011
Client: 4Uni Group
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  • Hard2Kill 1
  • Hard2Kill 2

Hard 2 Kill


The Hard 2 Kill gaming team needed their web page coding into a standards compliant fluyid layout to allow for the large ammount of content to be displayed in the most efficient fashion. This was one of most challenging coding projects to date and I learned a lot of useful techniques while developing this website.

My Contribution:

  • Web Standards & Accessibility
  • Fluid Layout
Year: 2007
Client: Hard 2 Kill
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  • Animation Tokyo 1
  • Animation Tokyo 2

Animation Tokyo


Animation Tokyo needed their design coding into valid HTML/CSS, the one page layout included some tricky overlapping navigation elements which helped me learn a new method for dealing with this issue.

My Contribution:

  • Web Standards & Accessibility
Year: 2010
Client: Animation Tokyo
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  • LCFC Forum 1
  • LCFC Forum 2

LCFC Forum


A design for a new VB based forum for my local football team, Leicester City FC. The design has yet to be utilised but I hope in the future to run it as a Personal project.

My Contribution:

  • User Interface Design
Year: 2009
Client: Personal
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  • Tutorial Pad 1
  • Tutorial Pad 2

Tutorial Pad


Tutorial Pad came to me looking for a design that was simple and quick loading that integrated well into their existing tutorial management script. A new logo was also created based on the chosen colour scheme for the website.

My Contribution:

  • User Interface Design
  • Logo Design
Year: 2006
Client: Tutorial Pad
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Getsung Getsung
Streaming Tank Streaming Tank
My Work 1 We Movement
Hobnob Hobnob
Ads4Uni Ads4Uni
Hard 2 Kill Hard2Kill
Animation Tokyo Animation Tokyo
LCFC Forum LCFC Forum
Tutorial Pad Tutorial Pad



University of Edinburgh:

Entering final year of undergraduate course in Artificial Intelligence and Computer Science with modules including:

  • Object-Orientated Programming
  • Algorithms and Data Structures
  • Software Engineering
  • Computational Cognitive Science
  • Human Communication
  • Professional Issues
  • Economic Principles


A Levels:

Studied for my A level qualifications at Wreake Valley Community College obtaining the following grades:

* indicates A/S level qualification.

  • Mathematics - A
  • Further Mathematics - B
  • Computing - A
  • Economics - B*
  • Physics - B*


KNB Contracts Ltd

Employed as a mechanical installation engineer working on large scale ducting projects that re-used heat extracted from the manufacturing process to save energy

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Services Provided:

I provide a wide variety of services to both individuals and small/medium sized companies. Please don't hesitate to contact me with any queries regarding my services.

  • Domain Registration & Hosting
  • Web Development & Scripting
  • Web & Logo Design
  • Print Advertising
  • Technology Advice
  • Wordpress Lessons


Get in touch:

Copyright © 2012 - James Buckland

 Leicester, England.
 Skype: JBucko7