Asmentioned in the project summary, we're building a new product review and dealsite in the board sports industry. We're looking to create an authority sitethat is considered the leading source of information for people consideringpurchases of equipment used in surfing, paddleboarding, surf kayaking, kitesurfing and windsurfing. The revenuestream will be from affiliate marketing initially. We will need a Content Management System tomanage affiliate links and product images. We will also need blogging and newsletter tools. Photos on the home page and the categorypages will rotate. We will also need toattach video to the site
Boardsports enthusiasts, predominantly young and net savvy. Also young families living near the beach
Purpose ofthe site:
This is anaffiliate marketing site that will educate consumers about good deals on boardsports products and useful beach equipment. We want them to learn about goodproducts, especially “green” products.
Here aresome of the sites that we will be linking to:
We need aprofessional looking site that appeals to prospective customers. We want a designthat is clean and easy to navigate. Boththe Home page and category page should have ability to rotate photosthrough. Need only one photo for thedesign.
ProjectSitemap and Wireframe of HomePage, Product Landing Page and Category ProductPages are available. Email TriBaySports@gmail.com and I will send them to you
Allcontest entrants should create both a home page design and one sub page design.We will give special consideration to those who go above and beyond byproviding a design for all three pages.
We willgive feedback to all entries with 4 and 5 star ratings. We are not interestedin entries that we rate with 3 stars or less.
Werecommend that all contestants use iStockPhoto or a similar service for thesite images. Please use the comp images in your design submissions.
We willpay for the winning contestants stock images. Please bookmark or save the imagenumbers so we can easily locate them and pay for a license.
If youhave any questions or feedback for us please leave a comment in the discussionthread. We will be checking this on a regular basis while the contest ishappening.
Good luckon the contest. We look forward to seeing your work!
Even ifyou don't win this contest we are still interested in quality designers forfuture projects. We will exchange contact information with 4 and 5 starentrants for the potential to work on future projects.