Every Lunar New Year I see lackluster posts in my social feeds shouting "Gong Xi Fa Cai!". Usually, mediocre images of red with gold icons of the animal of the year are posted by agencies that don’t dedicate resources to creativity. Me? I choose to not post anything rather than post shit.
I say, it’s better to not post anything rather than post shit for the sake of posting shit.
This year I challenged myself, and my team, to create something fun for the Year of the Tiger.
Despite a full workload delivering for clients, I committed myself to creating something different for the Lunar New Year. Something interactive, original, and fun that people could play with and share.
Feel free to skip the rest of the story and jump straight to the app to get yo' funky fortune.
I made a little app so I could add multiple cryptos to a dashboard to watch and compare on short-term performance so I would know when to HODL and when to FODL.
My goal was to get the most information with the least amount of effort. 幸福,繁荣和迪斯科 is a simple and easy to understand dashboard experience.
A simple data visualization dashboard specifically for tracking down-to-the-minute information.
I focused on currency specific data, including short term percent change, trade volume, and latest candlestick patterns.
This app was conceived, designed, and developed in just 7-days. So, it may be a little buggy here and there.
Of course, the code is open source. Feel free to use it to make something cool. No strings attached, no support offered.