Social Networking/Review Website

Budget N/A
Bids 62
Average Bid $6832

***** Below is a summary of our project. For detailed info, please see the attached Request for Proposal document *****

We are a startup focused on delivering a vibrant community around a specific niche’s products and issues (to be disclosed to selected vendor after NDA is signed). The site will combine the best of social networks, question and answer sites and online product review sites.

WHAT WE ALREADY HAVE:
We have completed the visual design and layout for each major page in the website. We have a non-functional prototype to demonstrate basic user flows and interactions, as well as content samples. We will provide the front-end HTML/CSS and images for these pages. We will not expect the developer to provide any design services -- any design needs that are not already provided will be requested and provided by us.

WHAT WE NEED DONE:
We need total back-end development and implementation for a social networking website that is database driven, including full testing and site launch. The site will include the following basic features:
- Product Reviews
- Questions & Answers (similar to Yahoo Answers model)
- Simple Poll/Survey System (similar to [url removed, login to view] model)
- Total site search with autocomplete
- User accounts registration & login
- User Profiles
- "Friend" functionality
- Photo Gallery
- Simple messaging system
- Site admin tool that is web-based

TECHNOLOGIES TO BE USED:
Ajax, CMS, PHP, XHTML, XML, MySQL

TIMELINE:
Please provide your detailed estimate on the timeline, including major milestones along the way. We would like to get started ASAP (in January), with an initial launch by March 30, 2008.

Post a Project Like This

Looking to make some money?

  • Set your budget and the time frame
  • Outline your proposal
  • Get paid for your work

Bids on this Project

  • srikanthseo Profile Picture
  • cssaglobal1 Profile Picture

    cssaglobal1

    Pune,  India

    CSSAGlobal (www.cssaglobal.com) is a privately held company with a focus on providing quality software applications and developments to global clients. CSSAGlobal has successfully brought together highly skilled and creative professionals from various backgrounds to create a group of professionals that satisfy to the complex demands of the industries in today’s corporate environment. Services Provided by us: 1. Software Application Engineering & Implementation Services 2. Web Design & Development 3. Graphics & Multimedia 4. Mobile Content Development 5. 3D Gaming 6. Domain Registration 7. Domain Hosting Skill Sets & Technologies (with expertise level) Operating Systems MS SERVER 9x/2000/XP/2003 Linux Server Languages / Development Tools Visual Basic 6.0 Expert Visual Basic.NET Expert C Expert C++ Expert C# Expert VC++ Intermediate Database(s) MS SQL SERVER Expert MYSQL Expert ORACLE / ORACLE DBA Advanced MS ACCESS Expert Web Technologies ASP Expert PHP Expert ASP.NET (with C Sharp) Expert ASP.NET (with VB.NET) Expert JAVA SCRIPT Expert VB SCRIPT Expert XML/XSL Intermediate Mobile Computing EMBEDDED VB Advanced Visual Studio.NET 2003 (VB.NET) Expert Component Technology COM/COM+ Expert DCOM Advanced Graphics and Multimedia Adobe Photoshop CS II - Expert Adobe ImageReady CS II - Expert Macromedia Flash MX - Expert Macromedia Fireworks - Expert HTML Tools & Editors Macromedia Dreamweaver MX 2004 - Expert CSS - Expert Adobe Golive - Intermediate Microsoft Frontpage - Intermediate CSSAGlobal :: Re-Defining Business Solutions

    PHP, Javascript, XML, and Adobe Flash

  • quebec Profile Picture

    quebec

    beijing,  China

    PHP, and Java

  • jobokoth2 Profile Picture

    jobokoth2

    Nairobi,  Kenya

    I am a 31 years old developer who has developed a number of PHP and MySQL websites. I have also come up with a number of Visual Basic software projects. I admire new web ideas like instant messaging, search engines like Google, etc and would like to be part of such development teams. I am ready to learn new technologies as fast as possible in order to meet my clients' needs.

    PHP, Javascript, Visual Basic, and Data Entry

  • vineetasaxena Profile Picture

    vineetasaxena

    New York,  United States

    I am an experienced and ambitious web developer looking for a challenging new role in the IT industry with the opportunity to work with the latest technologies on challenging and diverse projects.
 Experience installing, configuring and customizing WordPress, wordpress themes or other CMS platforms,Proficiency with Wordpress and Plugins. More than 10 years of experience in software development. Created real-time web applications, complex front-end and back-end management systems including content management, e-commerce, customer relations and communication interfaces. The projects based on PHP in conjunction with various other web development technologies. PHP , MySQL,Wordpress,JavaScript (generic JavaScript), JQuery, AJAX, XHTML / HTML, CSS are used. Designed layouts and templates for various small companies and individuals.
 I am resourceful, innovative, and competent PHP developer with extensive experience in the layout, design and coding of websites specifically in PHP format. Possessing considerable knowledge of the development of web applications and scripts using PHP programming language and MySQL & SQL Server databases. Experienced in developing applications and solutions for a wide range of corporate, charity and public sector clients and having the enthusiasm and ambition to complete projects to the highest standard.
 Building PHP websites using PHP based frameworks.
Planning and conducting cross-browser usability testing against W3C.
Testing and validating work produced as part of the development process. Developing advanced database driven websites & systems including eCommerce. Back end development and maintenance of websites using PHP and MySQL. Working with a multi-disciplinary team to convert business needs into technical specifications.

    PHP, Javascript, Website Design, and Copywriting

  • mitastojic Profile Picture

    mitastojic

    Novi Sad,  Serbia

    TIAC group is a software company, established in 2004 in University City of Novi Sad, Serbia, but it exists as an informal group since 2001. Through time our company has grown and today it employs some 15 developers. Our areas of work range from software development and optimization software to software process improvement. The mission of our company is the application of software project management and software quality assurance in software development, together with providing consulting services in this area. Our goal is to achieve high standard software process that will assure high quality development. In the following years, we expect the success and growth on domestic market as well as the growing presence on European and other international markets. We strongly believe that in ten years period our company will become a leading consulting expert in the field of project management and IT technologies in South-eastern Europe. Our software development process is based on CMMI® model, but we have extended it and implemented not only on the project and operative levels, but also on the business level to obtain what we call TIAC Business Model. What this really means for our clients is that this value is directly manifested in quality of our services, stability of products and client satisfaction. In our work, we have been engaged on projects from the following domains so far: web development, finance, transport, government, NGO, oil and petrochemical, SME general. We are offering two outsourcing Models: Model Onsite-offshore Onsite-offshore model means that the home team is located at TIAC’s premisses, while the POM (project onsite manager) is located onsite with the customer. This model gives best results when the outsourcing service provider and the customer companies are in the same or near time zones (GMT to GMT+2). Advantages of this type of model: - onsite cost savings, - effective use of TIAC’s software process, - scalability of the home team, - facilitated logistics. This model benefits from two modes of work by using the adaptation of CMMI® IPPD: the direct work with the customer onsite and extension of the local software team. Model Offsite-offshore This is the classic offshore outsourcing project, where the entire development team is located at our premises. This type of project offers bigger savings and we are minimizing the risk using a good process model.

    PHP, ASP, C Programming, and Java

  • babyalb1984 Profile Picture

    babyalb1984

    Madurai,  India

    C Programming, Visual Basic, Excel, and SQL

  • Kingsky Profile Picture

    Kingsky

    Changzhou,  China

    We would like to introduce ourselves as a company of professionals who are driven by the philosophy of customer satisfaction through QUALITY and INNOVATION. We specialize in web-related design and software development, drawings, animations and,communications software. we r expertise in .NET ,Java,ROR,php,ASP ,C/C++development. We provide high quality work that complies with international standards. We will be glad to cooperate with you, for our long-term win-win situation. Looking forward to hear from you. Certification: CMMI-3,ISO9000,Heigh Tech of China

    PHP, ASP, C Programming, and Javascript

  • aig Profile Picture

    aig

    PN,  India

    We are a Website Design & Development, Apps and SEO Services company located in India and founded in 2006. During this period we specialized our self in getting businesses on the Internet quickly and professionally. As a one-stop provider, you will find it easier than ever to gain the strong web presence every modern business requires; from Web Design to SEO Services - we can provide it all. If you came at us, you won’t be needed to search for anyone else. Our experience of over 9+ years in web development and over 1200+ of successfully completed projects recommends us as a Web Design Company that always puts client’s interests in first place. Please contact me for more details ...

    PHP, Java, Javascript, and Adobe Flash

  • blackmoon Profile Picture

    blackmoon

    Poznan,  Poland

    My name is Robert and I run BlackMoon Design. We are small, frisky game studio based in Poland and we create beautiful, addicting and awesome games. Apart from creating our own titles, we also do contract work (both graphic design and development). Drop us a line if you would like us to help you with anything.

    Adobe Flash, Website Design, Graphic Design, and Photoshop