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Hi, I'm Anson👋

I'm a front-end web developer.

I’m a year 4 student from HKUST who is passionate about building websites with stunning interfaces and experiences.

About Me

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Hello! I’m Anson Heung and I’m currently a Year 4 student from HKUST majoring in Computer Science & General Business Management under the Dual Degree Program.

As a front-end developer, I enjoy transforming designs into well-crafted web applications. My goal is to build websites with engaging user experiences, smooth animations and high performance.

I am also eager to learn new technologies. Here are a few technologies that I'm experienced with:

  • Sass
  • JavaScript (ES6+)
  • TypeScript
  • React
  • Gatsby
  • Python
  • PHP
  • Laravel
  • Git & GitHub

Experience

Student Front-End Developer @ UBS

Dec 2020 ~ Jan 2021// Corporate-sponsored Project

  • Collaborated closely with the back-end student team to create a web app prototype that uses machine learning to predict which FinTech startups in the last decade are likely to become successful
  • Designed the user interface using Figma and implemented it using React and Material UI
  • Added interactive data visualization graphs using D3.js and developed simple web APIs using Python (Flask)

Blog

  • Customize & Beautify your Windows Terminal (2022 ed.)

    Customize & Beautify your Windows Terminal (2022 ed.)

    Beautify your Windows Terminal with custom color scheme, Nerd Font, Oh My Posh, and winfetch.

  • Simplest Way to Install Babel Plugins in Create React App

    Simplest Way to Install Babel Plugins in Create React App

    Learn how to install Babel plugins without ejecting your Create React App.

Projects

  • youtube-playlist-export

    youtube-playlist-export

    A Node.js command line app for exporting video data from a YouTube playlist to a JSON/CSV file. It's a great tool for backing up your YouTube playlists' data.

    • Node.js
    • YouTube API
    • Jest
  • Color Contrast Checker

    Color Contrast Checker

    A responsive web app that checks the contrast ratio of your color design based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG). Features include built-in color picker, parsing multiple color formats, and saving colors to local storage.

    • React TypeScript
    • Styled Components
  • US Mass Shooting Visualization

    US Mass Shooting Visualization

    An interactive dashboard for visualizing US mass shooting data from 1966~2017. It's best viewed on desktop.

    I collaborated with 3 other students when creating this dashboard since it's the final project for a data visualization course. This project ranked first among 18 student groups.

    • React
    • Material UI
    • Nivo

Other Projects

  • Personal Website v1

    Personal Website v1

    First iteration of my personal website. The website design is almost the same as v2, except v2 improves on the design and accessibility.

    • HTML
    • Sass
    • JS
  • Easybank Landing Page

    Easybank Landing Page

    A simple responsive landing page for a fictional digital banking company. Credits to Frontend Mentor for the website design.

    • HTML
    • Sass
    • JS

Contact Me

Thank you for visiting my site! If you’re looking for a front-end developer, have a question or want to say hi, feel free to shoot me an email!

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