Jay Powell

Online Marketer

jay e powell

Who am I?

I make Websites, Logos, Card Games and I even make movies!

I’m making a card game that will launch on Kickstarter.com in a few weeks! Check it out.

here be dragons card game

Episodes from my Youtube Channels:

Epic Marble Race for Children:

 

Map Makerkickstarter-neon-maps

  • Successfully raised over $2,000 with a kickstarter.com Neon Maps project.
  • I have a passion for creating visual multi-media products such as maps in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator. A love for Geographic Information and cartographic data.

 

View some samples of maps I’ve created

  • Awarded by manager for improving quality assurance of content for lds.org, decreasing the site overall page errors by 34% in 2014.
  • Helping clients achieve their vision. I researched WordPress plugins and tested them to find the right one, such as http://www.incomepropertyusa.com/our-team-2/ created a website for each of the team members with the ability to post RSS feed from main site to show on their personal sites.

Click here to see some of the sites i’ve created. 

SEO

  • SEO guru helped gain 7 million in profit for my Real Estate clients in 2014.
  • Created and ran the Youtube channel “Epic Marble Race” for children. By applying SEO skills to my channel I went from 5 to 700 subscribers and over 31,000 total views from June 19 to August 1. My channel continues to experience exponential growth.

Hands-on Coding

  • Customized HTML and CSS code for Covenant Communications, lds.org and many Real Estate Sites for clients. Strong ability of improving SEO.

Data Organization

  • Took led in creating a Google spreadsheet for improving broken links at LDS.org.
  • I created a spreadsheet to track the impact of SEO by monthly visits to all the websites I created.
  • Planning a second project this summer with a Card Game “Here be Dragons”.

Committed to Budgeting and Meeting Goals

  • Graduated with a B.S. in Digital Media in April 2013, student loans paid off February 2014.

What people are saying…

Kenyon Tueller

Kenyon Tueller Nudge

Jay has been an absolute pleasure to work with. It’s reassuring to know I can go to him whenever a need arises within the company. Any successful business should feel at ease having Jay part of their team. He is very knowledgeable, capable and easy to work with. Jay is a valued asset here at BuyPD and I look forward to working together more in the future!

Zakary Nyberg

Zakary Nyberg Web Language Producer at LDS Church

Jay is very dedicated and is motivated to get work done quickly. He works hard and is willing to learn and ask questions. He is very creative and has a passion for designing new things. He is a great person to work with and has a bright future ahead of him!

Jeremiah Makin

Jeremiah Makin Project Manager at LDS Church

Jay’s passion and drive has always impressed me, especially as I saw him launch his Kickstarter campaign for Neon Maps. I’ve noticed that he goes the extra mile to help create team unity and a good culture. The projects I was able to work with him on went well and he delivered. Jay is a creative, diligent, and steady. Take some time to get to know him and what he can bring to the table.

Anonymous

Anonymous LDS Web publishing team

I’m grateful that Jay is so willing to share himself and his interests. He is considerate of others and takes the time to make them feel good.

Pa UI

Pa UI pa-ui.com

You’re in for a treat. Introducing Neon Maps! This is a combination of the two to create a colorful, modern road map…This isn’t like any other city map out there. Jay stated that he would like to get attention through these maps, which he is funding via Kickstarter.

Marleen Smit

Marleen Smit mapsandthecity.com

Cool map alert! These Neon Maps City Posters by Jay Powell might be the perfect map for your living room or office. They are suitable for framing and there are various cities to choose from: Moscow, New York, Melbourne just to name a few.

MY WORKS

London Tubes Neon

London Tubes Neon

A map of London's iconic underground. Done with neon effect.

Salt Lake Metro Map

Salt Lake Metro Map

A colorful map of the Ogden-Salt Lake-Provo area. Drawn in Adobe Illustrator. Freeways, highways, streets, UTA Light-Rail and FrontRunner are shown.

Salt Lake Valley Neon

Salt Lake Valley Neon

A city grid map of the Salt Lake Valley, added with a Photoshop neon effect.

Pinehill Ad

Pinehill Ad

A basic ad I created in 2007, drawn in Adobe Illustrator.

Nauvoo Map

Nauvoo Map

A street grid master plan map of Nauvoo. Drawn in Adobe Illustrator.

Arena Seating Map

Arena Seating Map

A seating chart for a old sports arena.

Neon Map Posters

Neon Map Posters

A map of Dubai UAE, with a neon effect. Neon Maps.

Wedding Invite Map

Wedding Invite Map

A wedding invite with a map. Created in Adobe Illustrator

Memorial Graphic

Memorial Graphic

A vector image created in Adobe Illustrator for Memorial.

Ski-Now Wireframe

Ski-Now Wireframe

A wireframe drawing I created in Photoshop for an app.

Web Graphic

Web Graphic

A web graphic I created in 2008.

Card Game Info Graphic

Card Game Info Graphic

A infographic I created for a new card game.

Card Game Box

Card Game Box

A draft of a card game tuck box i'm creating for a new card game.

BuyPD.com

BuyPD.com

The new and improved BuyPD.com website. Created in Wordpress.

Performance Edu

Performance Edu

Performance Edu, the website I helped draw up and built using basic front end web skills.

US Liens And Deeds

US Liens And Deeds

Website I created using WordPress for US Liens And Deeds.

Invictus Law.com

Invictus Law.com

The new Invictus law website I created using basic CMS, and HTML/CSS coding methods.

Seminar Review.com

Seminar Review.com

Seminar Review.com is a website for people to log in and review the real estate seminar they've attended. Much like Yelp.com, but for Seminars.

Miss Radiant.com

Miss Radiant.com

The Miss Radient pageant was a website I created for a client that lead the Miss Radient pageant for special needs children.

PathwayEvents.com

PathwayEvents.com

The Pathway Events website I created by using WordPress.

Yancey Education.com

Yancey Education.com

New website for Scott Yancey of A&E Flipping Vegas.

ClarkEdu.com

ClarkEdu.com

The updated version for Doug Clark's education website.

Iceberg Root Beer

Iceberg Root Beer

History fan chart

History fan chart

IMS Global app

IMS Global app

Light-Rail Time-scale Map

Light-Rail Time-scale Map

Utah High School Web App

Utah High School Web App

SNFC

SNFC

DVD Case

DVD Case

Murray Business Map

Murray Business Map

Color Texture

Color Texture

Shapes

Shapes

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SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS

Qualified front-end developer with over 3 years of professional experience with SEO, HTML, CSS and JavaScript. A passion for improving design and layout in order to provide users a positive customer experience, resulting in clients earning gross revenue in the past year. Innovative and creative, with proven results at increasing traffic and promoting brand awareness.

HTML/CSS
JavaScript
JQuery
PHP
SQL
WordPress
Adobe Illustrator‎
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Dreamweaver
Adobe InDesign
Adobe Flash
SEO
Google Analytics

WORK EXPERIENCE

2012

Graphic and Web Design

Freelance

• Used Google Analytics and Adwords to track SEO results and PPC.
• Created websites with HTML, CSS, JavaScript and WordPress products.

2015

SEO Developer

Oozle Media

• Coordinated on-site SEO website audit reports for clients.
• Created Keyword reports for clients to improve their websites.
• Off-site Web optimization with Moz and Yext.

2014

Web Developer

Nudge

• Creative control to develop and maintain effective client websites.
• Used wireframes in Adobe Photoshop to plan and create websites.
• Used Google Analytics to track SEO results and PPC.
• Created and edited websites with HTML, CSS, JavaScript and WordPress.

2013

Media Service Professional Intern

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

• Worked with team to meet deadline to update LDS.org with SEO.
• Lead quality assurance, improved LDS.org UI by 35% and eliminated errors with HTML and CSS.

2011

Mobile Development Producer

Covenant Communications

• Successfully designed e-book graphics using Adobe Creative Suite.
• Customized e-book code with HTML and CSS, ensured no errors.

2007

Digital Content Producer

Primary Intelligence

• Produced and beatified company reports for internal distribution.
• Designed website banner ads for user experience in Adobe Photoshop.

2007

Desktop Publisher

Security National Life Insurance Company

Worked with creating many graphics with the Adobe CS.

EDUCATION

2013

Bachelor of Science Digital Media – Internet Emphasis

Utah Valley University

• Strong emphasis with front-end web development.
• Passion for HTML, CSS, PHP and JS.