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: firstname.lastname@example.org .
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.
- Unofficial Songkick PWA An experimental and unofficial 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.
- 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 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?