The Educational Research Centre was established on the campus of St Patrick’s College, Dublin in January, 1966. With support from the Department of Education and a number of international foundations, it quickly grew into an internationally recognised centre of excellence in research, assessment, and evaluation in education.
doop recently redesigned the ERC website, modernising, incorporating a cms and training ERC staff to allow them to manage completely their own website, a hugely important repository for research materials within the Education community.
Docklands Innovation encourages and promotes new business enterprise in Ireland. Their site had previously appeared under the Bolton Trust banner (and indeed was designed and built be doop) but they recently decided to focus on the Docklands Innovation brand and in this regard engaged us to help in both their logo rebrand and in building an entirely new web presence.
The new Dockland Innovation site is modern, minimalist, responsive and a new direction for them as they continue in their endeavours to promote new and exciting business in Ireland.
Having a long standing realtionship with doop Brian King Engineering recently requested an update to their website, to make it more contemporary, more suitable to modern viewing methods and to allow them through use of wordpress to update specific pages.
The Bolton Trust are an organisation that promote new business enterprises in Ireland. Having previously designed their website, doop recently freshened up the site’s design as well as implementing wordpress cms in the back-end to allow them to update their ‘news’ section themselves. This worked so well that they came back to us asking for the entire site to be updateable using the same wordpress install. This involved rebuilding the code within wordpress whilst maintaining the original handcoded design.
The Eating Disorder Unit at St Patrick’s Hospital was established over 15 years ago and caters for people with Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa and Binge Eating Disorders. doop were commissioned by St. Patrick’s Hospital to design & develop a series of programme websites providing information and feedback to patients.
Remember the days when the word Google was not interchangeable with internet? Or when every site seemed to have a Netscape icon on it? Or when Flash was still something you cleaned your floor with? Then you were clearly using the web in the mid to late 1990s when pages were rudimentary affairs containing lists of links and information.
Thanks to the waybackmachine internet archive, we’re still able to see some of the Web 1.0 and Web 2.0 pioneers looked in their earliest incarnations.
Famously founded by the will of the great Jonathan Swift, St. Patrick’s University Hospital is Ireland’s largest independent mental health service provider. doop were commissioned to develop a new cms-based website highlighting the scope of services and programmes offered by the hospital.