Matt Round

I make daft & interesting online projects. You can find me on Mastodon or Bluesky, or email my first name @ this domain.

2019 – Now

Currently trying to make the internet a bit more fun with viral games and assorted nonsense.

2015 – 2019

Creative Lead

Devised, planned and steered online marketing projects for a wide variety of Distilled’s clients.

2013 – 2015


Made loads of games and quizzes for the 3-month Trinity Mirror (now Reach) experiment that lasted 2 years.

2006 – 2013


Freelanced, doing a mix of web development and Flash/HTML games.

2000 – 2006

Agency Dev

Worked for a medium-sized web agency, building sites for UK consumer brands and government.

1996 – 2000

Freelance Dev

Started my own business and mostly worked on car-related web sites (ironically, I couldn’t drive).

1990 – 1996

Ye Olde Internet

Pottered about coding things on mainframes then got into text-based online bulletin boards.

1984 – 1990

ZX Spectrum

Learned programming by making little games in BASIC and Z80 machine code.

1971 – 1984

Didn’t use any computers.

       – 1971

Didn’t exist.