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Hisako Garcia

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Biography

Specialize in Japanese and English bilingual web user interface design and development, has worked with some major companies in Japan, gained technical knowledge and experience working as a web developer, web designer and media marketing.
Born and raised in Japan, Hisako graduated at Bellevue College in media design. Excellent knowledge of HTML5, XHTML, CSS3, JavaScript, Multimedia Content Development, Localization, English ⇔ Japanese Translation, Localization and basic SEO.

Skill Set

Web design & development
I strive to create Simple, Clean BUT Effective Website.

  1. Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite – Photoshop, Fireworks, Illustrator
  2. Strong typographic skills
  3. Solid understanding of XHTML, HTML5, CSS and CSS3 including cross-browser compatibility
  4. Knowledge of industry best practices in web design, information design and usability
  5. Comfortable working within a PHP environment
  6. Experience with MySQL databases
  7. Strong working knowledge of WordPress customization and integration
  8. Experience with Flash
  9. Intermediate Javascript/JQuery
  10. Digital photography and digital video editing
  11. SEO

Graphics & Prints
Logo(Corporate Identity), Banner, Brochure, Publication and Business Card

Translation & Localization
Specializing in English ↔ Japanese Translation

  1. Document Translation
  2. Strong typographic skills
  3. Application, Website Localization

Past Projects

  1. MLB TV Website content translation and localization
  2. KOKUYO.CO Sub Company Website localization
  3. Ohtsuka Corporation web application localization
  4. Orthopedic Exam Guide Book translation (Published by Dr. Takakura)

Media Marketing

  1. Search Engine Optimization
  2. Custom Design Email News Letter
  3. Social Media Integration on Website(Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, etc)