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Wordpress Migration

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Project Budget
$500 - $520 USD
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Project Description

**BACKGROUND**

We need to have more control over our website when adding new content.

The existing system does not help us in this respect.




We need to upgrade the existing site to a Content management system that is universally understood by the developer community.




Our staff need to be able to add new content easily and in a Search Engine Optimised manner.




Our staff are not IT people and wish to use an EASY system for adding new content to our website.




Currently the site is HTML based and is supported by a proprietary CMS (content management system).




**BRIEF**

We wish to migrate the existing website to the latest wordpress platform version.




We need this site to be EASY to update existing and new content.

This site must load quickly and efficiently.

All links, media, content, pages to remain in place.




There is no redesign required. This is a straight migration.


## Deliverables

COMPLETE BREIF -? Wordpress Migration




BACKGROUND

We need to have more control over our website when adding new content.

The existing system does not help us in thiS respect.

we need to upgrade the existing site to a Content management system that is universally understood by the developer community.

Our staff need to be able to add new content easily and in a Search Engine Optimised manner.

Our staff are not IT people and wish to use an EASY system for adding new content to our website.




Currently the site is HTML based and is supported by a proprietary CMS (content management system).




BRIEF

We wish to migrate the existing website to the latest wordpress platform version.

We need this site to be EASY to update existing and new content.

This site must load quickly and efficiently.

All links, media, content, pages to remain in place.




DESIGN ATTRIBUTES

Look and feel is to remain the same, there is no redesign required.




We wish to gain the benefits of using wordpress as a Content Management System.

- simple to use for non IT people

- search engine optimisation advantages.




HOSTING

This site may be migrated to a new hosting provider.

To be advised.




DETAILS

We wish to replicate the existing system in wordpress. ?

That includes:

- editing existing text and information fields

- adding media

- adding new pages

- replicating existing menu system

- search function




SITE WIDE LINKS?

- not to be lost or rendered '404 cannot be found' ? ( i think it is 301 redirect)

- existing links to external sites and documents to MUST be working




MEMBERSHIP

This site uses a simple, single membership login system as part of existing CMS.?

All users/members are issued with the same logon id once they have paid their membership. ? It is a manual process.




LAYOUT AND CODING

We wish to have tableless design, NO HARD CODING of content.

Experienced Wordpress experts will have no trouble with this.




NAVIGATION

We wish to replicate the existing navigation structure

- adding a new page will be supported within the navigation structure

-- eg: adding a new page submenus remain the same.




Loading speeds.

- site must be optimised for fast loading.




TIMINGS

We wish to have this project fully complete within 16 days of project acceptance.




QUALITY TESTING (QA)

We expect that the site will be fully quality tested, all links, pages and media will be in correct working order.

We expect that the website will be fully stable and operating as good or better than existing website.

Any Errors or lack of QA will result in non payment.




WARRANTY

Your work is guaranteed to work as per brief for eight weeks from project completion and hand over.




COMMUNICATION

You will provide daily updates on how the project is proceeding.

You will be a high quality communicator that outlines any issues that may need to be considered.

You are happy to communicate via Skype as well as PM.




QUALITY

You have a proven track record of high quality work and customer satisfaction.

Our business depends on providing 110% client satisfaction, so you need to be providing the same level of care.

We only wish to work with the best and most professional organisations.




This project is very easy for operators that KNOW what they are doing.




FUTURE WORK

We have more wordpress migration projects in the pipeline. ?

So we are looking to work with someone that is of the HIGHEST PROFESSIONAL STANDARDS for this project.

We want an enjoyable and happy working project.




Thanks for reading our project brief. ? :)

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