👋, I'm Michael Ross Tarr

South African, Student, Gamer

Hey 👋, I'm Michael. I sometimes go by Sloth or SpikyZA in some places. I am a proud South African currently doing my postgraduate at the University of Pretoria in Multimedia. I love playing video games, listening to music and watching anything and everything Star Wars. I am a freelance fullstack developer with knowledge in web-focused langauges, tools and frameworks.

my Projects

4C Recruitment RCM

4C Recruitment is a recruitment agency based in Johannesburg, South Africa. They approached me to create a new database so they can manage their current applications, candidates and more.

NextJSTailwindCSSExpressJSMongoDBJavascriptTypescriptDocker

Avalanche Analytics

One of my final year modules required me to work in a team to produce a product for an industry company. We got DNS.Business and were tasked with creating a playform to dispaly analytics and data from all of their domain namespaces under their control. I was tasked with creating the frontend application, as well as the DevOps of the project.

NextJSTailwindCSSDockerReduxReact Flow

Beaches South Africa

A project that is still work in progress, it is a mobile app and web portal to list all Beaches in South Africa, providing information about the beach.

NextJSReact NativeMongoDBFirebase

BotGhost

I am a freelance web developer at BotGhost, a no-code Discord bot builder currently serving over 200 000 users monthly. I develop frontend and backend additions for the platform.

ReactTailwindCSSMongoDBNodeJSDiscordJSCSSJavascript

Hyper Layer

I am a freelance developer at Hyper Layer, a leading South African hosting provider. Offering game servers, web hosting and dedicated servers.

CSSMongoDBTailwindCSSNextJSTypescriptJavascript

Nerd Network Digital

My freelance web development company, doing odd jobs for client across a wide variety of stacks. From Wordpress eCommerce stores, to fully fledged RCM (Recruitment Content Manager) systems.

ReactNextJSWordpressTypescriptJavascriptMongoDBNodeJSTailwindCSSWooCommerce

Status

A Discord server that gets status and alert messages from the major providers.

University Notion/Website

My personal Notion/website that is available to everyone to view and use.

my Stack

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