Ecommerce and web design for crowdsourcing website

This project was awarded to consultingpalace for $3000 USD.

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$1500 - $3000 USD
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Project Description

Web Designer

We need a web developer who can create a dynamic ecommerce website based on a variety of influences. It will need to have a simple and easy to use back end so that product managment would be easy.

Recomendation of a reliable ecommerce solution with many features that can be modified would be helpful.

Creation and modification of layout and styles based on examples a must.

Right candidate will have:

3 years experience in web design

multiple examples of ecommerce sites you have worked on

desire to see a job completed with satisfaction guaranteed

Technical skills needed: Photoshop, dhtml, xhtml, php, other web based skills

Our needs are as follows, this is not an exhaustive list.

Influences and Reference

• [url removed, login to view]

o This site demonstrates the community aspect that we’re after, with a forum, voting on proposed shirt designs, galleries of user-submitted photos, etc.

• [url removed, login to view]

o This site shows the type of product page shirt customization that we want, with drop down menus for shirt type, visual color selection, and drop down menus for shirt size.

o Note about the visual color selection – it should be roll-over to change the shirt color on the fly (achieved with ajax).

• [url removed, login to view]

o This site demonstrates to what length a generic cart system’s product presentation can be modified visually, and should be used as a general look and feel reference. We will supply art.

Our Site Appearance

o More details and specific examples will follow in later communications.


• Low/out of stock messages (visual, with reprint email notification, like Threadless)

• Wish lists in addition to carts

o Capability to email wish list to friends

• Real time credit card processing

• PayPal, Google Checkout, 2Checkout, etc.

• Real time UPS and USPS calculations

o Flat rate shipping based on weight, order total, and range

• Customizable tax calculations

o Taxes and shipping fees based on customer’s location

• Product Advisor

• Bestsellers

• Allow for pre-orders, including special rate options


• Backup and restore shop database

• Backup and restore entire shop

• Bulk uploading of products and pictures

• Supported platforms must be OS agnostic

• Unlimited number of product images

• Sidebar mini-cart viewable on all pages?

• Integrated store search

• All orders are stored in database (Such as mySQL)

• Unlimited custom input fields for products

• Multi homed products (searchable tags - i.e., geek, gaming, )

• SEO Assistant

• Support downloadable goods (such as PDF)

• Option based inventory tracking (3 L, 1 XXL, etc)

• SSL transactions

• Low/out of stock notification (to notify us that something needs to be reordered)

• Featured product showcase

• Engine for generating special offers

• Loyalty discounts (point system like think geek – default to dollar amount, and we can edit amount)

• Discount coupons

• Gift certificates and e-cards

• Sales and analysis tracking

• Export sales and customer data for use in a spreadsheet

• Export data to QuickBooks

• Review-able customer order history

• Editable customer purchase history

• Merge/split customer accounts

• Stored customer information

• Multiple shipping addresses (selectable by customer at time of purchase)

• HTML Catalog with Auto update

• Newsletter (opt-out available, default to opt-in – during the registration process)

• Real time inventory tracking

• Greet returning visitors by name (cookies)

• Blog integrated into site

o Should use WordPress

• Forum should use Simple Machines

You will work with our project mamanger to complete project quickly and to complete satisfaction.

Thank you for your interest.

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