Ecommerce and web design for crowdsourcing website

This project was awarded to consultingpalace for $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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