Erik Erskine

Web developer in BrightonUK

Drupal Association individual member

I am a software developer with 20 years professional experience covering desktop, web and mobile applications.

Some of the projects I have worked on are shown below.

Blog

ffconf 2017

Web components meet 8-bit video games. Some notes & thoughts from ffconf 2017.

The map is not the territory

Looking beyond OpenStreetMap as something purely visual, and into the dataset behind it.

When your composer build breaks

Drupal's build process was broken by a missing dependency. Should you commit the vendor directory to version control?

Work

Here are some interesting projects that I have worked on recently:

Offline First

I spoke at DrupalCon Dublin 2016, about making Drupal sites perform better under poor network connectivity.

Brighton Marathon app

An app for spectators to track runners during a marathon or other mass participation, endurance race.

JourneyOn

An area within Brighton & Hove City Council's website providing information about public transport within the city, including live bus and train times.

Motorsport live results

theresultslive.co.uk is a website for processing and displaying motorsport results in realtime.

Drupal with mobile apps

I gave a talk on content management for mobile apps at DrupalCamp Brighton and DrupalCamp London in 2015.

Contact

I am based at The Skiff, a co-working space in the heart of Brighton's North Laine, 5 minutes walk from Brighton Station.

email: hello@erikerskine.co.uk
web: www.erskine.uk
twitter: @erikerskine
linkedin: Erik Erskine
phone: +44 (0)1273 251190