Logo to be provided. Great flexibility required from backend or dashboard to enable various shapes/sizes of advertising to be displayed.
Website with Wordpress 3 already exists at Hostgator.com.
Admin has All powers
Managers have powers from a checklist Admin can select, including All powers
Contributors can be delegated Categories into which they can submit
Members can submit to Categories without approval from Admin &/or Managers. Members required to fill a form with an email they must reply from to activate membership.
CAPCHA or similar required for Bloggers.
Bloggers (unregistered) must be approved for each submission to any category item
Left side to list categories of articles such as Local News, Top Stories & many more. Categories can be promoted & demoted. Articles can be promoted 7 demoted.
When a category is clicked it opens to a list of articles from most recent on down.
Categories can be added and deleted by Admin & some Managers
Members and Bloggers comment on Category items
Make it easy for reporters, editors to post & format articles & pix.
Minor-level of e-commerce: Classified section for both free & paid ads. All must be approved before made live. Calendar of events for free and paid listings. All must be approved before made live. (We own [url removed, login to view] calendar which can be used if desired.)
Sales of books, videos, coupons to be enabled.
RSS & other syndication links.
Main social networking links.
This is to replace a 12-year-old website for a monthly community newspaper in the Downtown of a major North American city.