Ricky Goncalves


I am Rickeo

Digital Marketer, Amateur Journalist, Social Activist

Ricky Goncalves

Hi I’m Ricky a digital marketer based in Greater Manchester. I have a passion for all things digital and tech related. I have a level 3 diploma in digital marketing as well as many other certifications related to website design, website development and online marketing.
As well as being a digital marketer, I also write for a number of alternative media websites, covering issues such as social justice, environmental and political issues. I like to consider myself a social activist, wanting to make an impact on this world.

Web Design 90%
Graphic Design 85%
Web Development 70%
App Development 95%
Wordpress 60%

Creative Mind

I'm a creative soul who likes to design and make spectacular creations.


I'm always full of new, innovative and creative ideas. I'm always thinking up great ideas.


When I'm passionate about something, there's no slowing me down. I'm one big ball of energy.


Honesty, trust and integrity are just a few words that sum-up the very core of who I am.


A timeline of my academic and career history.

Alder Community High School

Sep 2001 - July 2006

I attended Alder Community High School, this is where I sat my GCSE's.


2008 - 2009

When I left school I got my first job working for SKY TV as an inbound customer service advisor.



I spent some time working as a crew member in McDonalds, suprisingly it was rather enjoyable, I learned a lot and made a lot of friends.

Home Fundraising


I worked on behalf of some of the UK's largest charities as a door to door fundraiser, I progressed to field manager and raised a lot of money for a lot of good causes.

EBS Marketing


Landed my first junior web developer and designer role. Designing and managing websites for some of the UK's largest companies and not for profit organisations.

Hello Local

Mid 2014

Founded Hello Local and started to design and develop websites for companies on a freelance basis as well as manage digital marketing campaigns for businesses.

Riverside Care Home


For a brief period of 6 months I worked in the care sector as a care assistant helping the elderly live as independently as possible.

Future Goals

2017 Onwards

I have gained my Digital Marketing Degree with Shaw Academy and I'm currently studying a Diploma in Journalism onlin with ALISON. I hope to gain further IT certifications moving forward.


There are a wide number of services I can provide and offer to you.


I have extensive experience in managing websites, from hosting to domain management, technical administration is my area of expertise.

Graphics Design

I have designed graphics from logos to business cards and leaflets, for businesses across the entire world. I love designing beautiful, stand-out graphics.

Content Creation

Freelance journalism will always be my very first love and passion. I have wrote articles and created content for a number of websites and news publications across the UK.

Web Development

I have a diploma in Website Development achieved through Shaw Academy. I have also worked on front end development and have extensive experience working with HTML and CSS.

Apps Development

I have experience developing and deploying android mobile phone applications and turning WordPress websites into fully functional mobile applications.

Games Development

I have worked on a number of small flash and java projects as well as worked on PHP/HTML text based browser games, my experience in this field is somewhat limited.


My portfolio below is automatically fetched and updated from my instagram.

Recent Publications

A list of articles, blogs and other publications of my writings.
A recent and constantly updated list can be found on my Medium Page.


Don't be a stranger, get in touch, I'd love to hear from you!


Unit 8477 PO Box 4336
Manchester M61 0BW


0800 086 9623