Projects

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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511CC Graphics

We've designed dozens of banners for 511CC, each with an engaging hook to promote biking, walking, and transit.

Walk and Roll Palm Springs

This mobile website makes it easy to explore the City of Palm Springs by foot, bike, or bus.

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 Through Drones

BlinkTag embedded with Digital Democracy and indigenous human rights defenders to support drone-based data collection in the Amazon.

Water Emergency Transport Authority

Database schema and requirements gathering for a new reporting dashboard.

RFP Support

Better projects start with better RFPs. BlinkTag offers scoping and RFP development as a separate service.

Facilitation

Whether it's for gathering requirements or developing long term strategy, BlinkTag brings facilitation best practices to the table.

Privacy

BlinkTag helps our clients think through potential risks to their organizations and their users.

BARTable

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.

NACTO Urban Street Design Guide

BlinkTag created the web version of NACTO's beautifully illustrated and annotated Urban Street Design Guide.

Unity Council

This new Wordpress website decluttered site navigation and reduced maintenance hassle.

GTFS-to-HTML

An open source project for creating user-friendly transit schedules from GTFS transit data

TripGenie

TripGenie is a seven-step visual guide that calculates trip generation rates based on place, density, zoning, transit, infrastructure and more. 

Fórum Cazenga

Fórum Cazenga displays maps and data related to city planning and development in Luanda, Angola.

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.

TextYourCommute

An SMS survey system for tracking commuter mode choice

The County Connection

BlinkTag built a website and GTFS transit feed for this Contra Costa County bus system.

iSmog

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.

Bikesy

Mobile friendly bike maps with customized parameters built on open data.

DrawerSpeaks.org

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.

Cornerstone Partnership

A site organizing hundreds of documents, case studies, and publications covering best practices for creating affordable housing.