Sholly Creative, Inc.

I'm Mitchell Sholly, a designer and developer living in Orange County, CA.

You deserve a beautiful Wordpress website or awesome cross-platform app.

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E-Commerce, Wordpress
Making Workforce Management Easy Out’n About! for Outlook replaces your old fashioned in/out status board, and makes it easy to manage your workforce's current availability and timesheets. (more…)
News, Wordpress
Shutdown, but not forgotten. SanFranPreps.com was a widely successful niche news agency, operating in the under served market of San Francisco Bay Area high school sports. Despite a growing and engaged following, the site was forced to shutdown after two prior rounds of successful crowdfunding. Still popular with the students they used to feature stories, I relaunched the site with a new magazine style layout in late 2016.
E-Commerce, Wordpress
ELIMU means Education in Swahili. Proud to unveil the new ELIMU USA website. Sholly Creative, Inc. worked closely with the USA branch of the ELIMU foundation based in Canada. The prior website had external web pages for donation and limited reporting capabilities. GiveWP and other tools ELIMU-USA.org uses the best-in-class tools to give their donors the best possible experience. GiveWP Wordpress Page builder Google G Suite Infrastructure MailChimp email marketing
AngularJS, App Design, Current Projects, Rapid Prototyping, UI/UX
Consulting contract for a technology firm in California. We're using the best and bleeding edge web technologies: AngularJS LiveReload Automated Tasks with Gulp Unit testing with Karma Advanced SCSS Node.js powered running on Microsoft Azure servers
Current Projects, Wordpress
A highly customized Wordpress template, built for the specific needs of the client.
Video
Non-profit assistance Using pre-built motion graphics, we were able to deliver an engaging "reveal" video for a non-profit client. Built visuals and animations matching client's specifications. (more…)

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From the blog

ramblings on random stuff

The Simpler Way to Rebuild Native Modules in Electron

This issue has plagued me more than I care to admit. Since Electron is developing at a furious rate, you may have a new Electron version to compile to every few days it feels. Each time they update something in the core, you'll have to recompile any native modules that your project might be using. In my case, I was using paulcbetts/node-system-idle-time. Each time I upped the Electron version, I would get 5 different compile, node, or app errors. Just Rebuild they say... When in doubt, run electron-rebuild they say. Use node-pre-gyp. Set a few environmental variables. None of these…
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From Designer to Developer Part 1

Hello Internet! Quick introduction, my name is Mitchell Sholly and I recently started a small creative agency in Irvine California called Sholly Creative, Inc. Original I know. I was always a designer at heart. As a business major, I was much more interested in designing the letterhead or logo of in-classroom fake company, than anything else. (more…)
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The Simpler Way to Rebuild Native Modules in Electron

This issue has plagued me more than I care to admit. Since Electron is developing at a furious rate, you may have a new Electron version to compile to every few days it feels. Each time they update something in the core, you'll have to recompile any native modules that your project might be using. In my case, I was using paulcbetts/node-system-idle-time. Each time I upped the Electron version, I would get 5 different compile, node, or app errors. Just Rebuild they say... When in doubt, run electron-rebuild they say. Use node-pre-gyp. Set a few environmental variables. None of these…
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From Designer to Developer Part 1

Hello Internet! Quick introduction, my name is Mitchell Sholly and I recently started a small creative agency in Irvine California called Sholly Creative, Inc. Original I know. I was always a designer at heart. As a business major, I was much more interested in designing the letterhead or logo of in-classroom fake company, than anything else. (more…)
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