I need a website designed and installed that will automatically aggregate daily deal offers in a manner and format similar to Yipit.com
The website should include the very best features and functions found at yipit.com.
I will only evaluate bids submitted by programmers who have been favorably rated or can provide extensive portfolio of prior completed jobs.
Ability to automatically aggregate all available daily deals for the city.
Site must utilize RSS/XML feeds provided by group buying sites.
If RSS feeds are not available, must have the ability to scrape the needed content direct from target domain.
Scraped data - Deal provider, deal image, recommended retail price (merchants price), discount price, Discount percent, Saved money, Time left to buy (show expired if closed), Category.
Page layout will be similar to yipit.com
Filters should be in the form of checkboxes
Ability to sort by Price, %discount, Time left (automatically sorted by new)
Ability for admin to easily add custom deals.
Each deal should have facebook, twitter and e-mail sharing buttons.
Allow users to click a daily deal listing link that redirects them to deal providers’ website page to purchase deals.
Automatically utilize each daily deal provider’s affiliate program for all deals offered
There will be no obligated registration for users but should be an ability to subscribe to newsletter via e-mail.
When a user enters e-mail address to subscribe to the newsletter he/she should be able to select filters.
Automated email system will send daily deals in accordance with user location and preferences.
Ability to add adsense and other ads
I need a tracking feature as well to know how many people are clicking through my site into the daily deal sites and how many of them actually buy a deal.
I need google analytics.
I need the ability to easily add more countries and cities and daily deals sites in the future, all based on XML
All text in the site’s template should be put in through a language file. This is necessary in case we want to have different languages shown on the site.
Must have a good admin panel / CMS
Built in XML sitemap.
Built in MySQL database
Basic information pages: About Us, Contact Us, FAQ, Terms and Conditions, Seller Info pages, etc.
SEO is very important!
Must be SEO optimized correctly with site map and ability to custom titles descriptions etc.
And each page will have a title, meta description and Headers (H1) tags.
Finished website design/script will be owned by purchaser.
You need to comment the code.
You must communicate with me every step of the way and I want a daily report of the things completed that day.
Must be secure and error/bugs free
Please say 'i have read everything' in your message to let me know you have actually read everything.
Website must not violate any copyrights, patents, etc.
Finished website must include installation and 6-12 months of support.
You must be able to meet deadlines and provide the project on time and on budget we are looking to build a long term relationship with our chosen partner.
We see this as a project that has growing potential, on top of that we are entrepreneurs with more opportunities on the roll, looking for a reliable partner.
Delivering this project according to our requirements or even exceeding our expectations will almost certainly mean more business in the future.
We do not payout before the project is finalized and delivered so this is really only for those who have the ability to accommodate this. Each week you exceed the (by both parties) agreed deadline, I will pay you 100 usd less.
When you bid, I want you to react with a portfolio that is specified to this assignment. I want some information about how you will realize this project and a planning.