Our clients have a variety of challenges and constraints, but share a desire for data-driven solutions and meaningful community engagement.
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BlinkTag built the Meter Made game for Nelson Nygaard as part of the public engagement for the 2017 Atlanta Transportation Plan.
We've designed dozens of banners for 511CC, each with an engaging hook to promote biking, walking, and transit.
511CC Social Media
BlinkTag keeps 511CC on the cutting edge of social media, and riders in the know.
Tahoe Bike Mapper
Turn-by-turn bike directions, filterable by hill tolerance and road type.
Street Smarts Diablo
Complete branding for four interconnected but distinct programs, first built in HTML/CSS then expanded to Wordpress.
Data Collection Via Drones
BlinkTag embedded with Digital Democracy and indigenous human rights defenders to support drone-based data collection in the Amazon.
WETA Ridership Database
Database schema and requirements gathering for a new reporting dashboard.
Better projects start with better RFPs. BlinkTag offers scoping and RFP development as a separate service.
Whether it's for gathering requirements or developing long term strategy, BlinkTag brings facilitation best practices to the table.
BlinkTag helps our clients think through potential risks to their organizations and their users.
A drupal-powered website featuring BART-accessible events and activities, with a built in trip planner
BART Station Access
Mapping every parking facility and accessible pathway in the BART system.
511 Contra Costa Website
BlinkTag built and maintains 511ContraCosta's content-rich Wordpress site.
The County Connection
BlinkTag built a website and GTFS transit feed for this Contra Costa County bus system.
NACTO Urban Street Design Guide
BlinkTag created the web version of NACTO's beautifully illustrated and annotated Urban Street Design Guide.
This new Wordpress website decluttered site navigation and reduced maintenance hassle.
An open source project for creating user-friendly transit schedules from GTFS transit data
TripGenie is a seven-step visual guide that calculates trip generation rates based on place, density, zoning, transit, infrastructure and more.
Fórum Cazenga displays maps and data related to city planning and development in Luanda, Angola.
An automated service that posts BART service advisories to 73,000 followers on Twitter.
Design Your Transit System
A web-based survey system to measure user preferences and educate users on cost/benefit tradeoffs of transit improvements
Solo Kota Kita
Solo Kota Kita is developing mapping tools for neighborhood advocacy and citizen planning in Surakarta (Solo), Central Java, Indonesia.
An SMS survey system for tracking commuter mode choice
iSmog is an iOS application that displayed air quality forecasts for the Bay Area and notifies the user when the forecast is less than great.
Guaranteed Ride Home System
BlinkTag helped 511 Contra Costa move their paper-based Guaranteed Ride Home program into a mobile-friendly web application.
Walk and Roll Palm Springs
This mobile website makes it easy to explore the City of Palm Springs by foot, bike, or bus.
Mobile friendly bike maps with customized parameters built on open data.
AMPLab is a UC Berkeley research group focusing on Big Data analytics. The site facilitates sharing publications and research.
DrawerSpeaks is an extension of the Floodwall project, an art installation made of 710 drawers salvaged from post-Katrina debris in New Orleans.
Free and Open Tools
We use free and open software, and strive to make it easier for others to do the same.
San Francisco Unified School District
BlinkTag built a customized application system to increase community access to San Francisco's school facilities.
BART Realtime Displays
Open source visualizations of BART realtime arrivals and locations.
Solo Kota Kita SMS
An SMS data collection system for neighborhood advocacy and citizen planning in Surakarta (Solo), Central Java, Indonesia
San Francisco Bay View
The San Francisco Bay View National Black Newspaper is the most widely-read source of cultural news for African-Americans in the Bay Area.
A site organizing hundreds of documents, case studies, and publications covering best practices for creating affordable housing.