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Joakim Hedlund

Web enthusiast


Usually working out of Stockholm, Sweden I enjoy building things that make peoples lives more convenient.

I'm passionate about the user experience and try to promote its impact on business metrics as often as I can.

Recent work

Below are my three latest braggable projects. See my portfolio for a broader view.


Happn's UI has many shortcomings, but none bigger than the inability to find crossings at a specific point in space or time I built happn-map as a tool to remedy this.

Update: As of September 2018, this feature is now natively present in their app.

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A Javascript module to poll for notifications from just one tab, but applying the updates in all the open tabs.

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MMO clan tools

I built an API for the MMORPG sandbox Naval Action that provides normalised world data from the servers.

For the site I built search tools and automated data pages on top of the well-documented API.

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