NOTICE: Please submit your designs as soon as you can. We may need you to make some minor changes to your design so it is compatible with the CoreCommerce shopping cart system. If you submit your designs too late, there may not be enough time to make the changes we need and your design may be eliminated.
This will be an e-commerce website. The design will be for the homepage/template area of the site.
- Please use the provided main logo in the design.
- This will be a fixed width design, make the width 960px and DO NOT go over that number.
- The site will be a two column layout, with the sidebar on the left at a width of no greater than 250px.
- Nice and clean.
- Main logo.
- Search feature (needs to be easy to find)
- "Login" and "View Cart" links somewhere in header. (Masthead.) See http://www.corecommerce.com/ for more info on what a typical header layout contain in a CoreCommerce store.
ITEMS IN THE LEFT SIDEBAR
- Location/Orientation: Left hand sidebar. (Reference our current site to see how we have it set up now.)
- Main Menu Links: "Home", "Shop Tour", "Primitives of the Midwest", "Class & Event Schedule", "Shop Move", "Contact Us"
- "Patterns", "Books", "Kits", "Products & Gifts", "Star Quilt Patterns", "Notions", Fabrics".
- Whats new widget.
- Newsletter Signup (Please reference corecommerce.com documentation for this widget.)
- We have a Better Homes and Gardens award on our current site that we would like to showcase on our new site as well. We have included this image along with this brief.
- We would like an "Owners Corner" section somewhere on the page where we can post news and announcements.
- For other ideas in regards to content please reference our current sites homepage.
- The footer should contain the same links as our current sites footer. (http://www.quiltersstation.com/)
DO NOT DO
- Do no copy any of our competitor sites or site that we list as a reference. We will automatically eliminate ANY designs that we feel too closely resemble what has been provided. We want you to be creative, not copy someone else's work.
- Do not go overboard with color. We want the site to stay clean.
- Do not Make the design greater or less than 960px wide.
- Do not Stray away from the desired colors.