We recently wrapped up development with SETX Digital on a website for a custom furniture builder in Southeast Texas using the Mediastar Portfolio WordPress theme and wanted to give a quick review of the theme and how we liked working with it. The theme has a lot of great features that allowed us to customize it and get the site up and looking great pretty quickly. However, our takeaway from the entire project is that there is a lot of features that are missing that would make the theme really powerful.
Most of the things that we didn’t like about this theme are things that would have been “nice-to-have” and didn’t make the them hard to work with for the … Read the rest
True North Outlet is a relatively new deal of the day website that specializes in selling lacrosse equipment and clothing at discount prices viagra tarif france. The owners of True North approached us about doing a site due to our long history of producing full-featured deal of the day websites for clients in a broad range of industries.
The site involves most of your standard daily deal functionality such as the ability to create and update products and schedule them to run as daily deals. When a visitor wishes to complete their checkout, they have the option to use Paypal to complete their purchase or submit their credit card directly to True North’s credit card merchant gateway. Customers also … Read the rest
Toyflow.com is a new Canadian-based deal of the day site that sells toys and other children’s products to customers in the United States and Canada. The daily deal site has now been through two phases of development and has been in production selling products for the last month. The site was designed with some very unique features in addition to the typical features you would see on a deal of the day site.
- Since the deal of the day site sells its products to customers in the United States and Canada, there were some customizations that needed to happen to accomodate the diverse customer base.
- The site is fully internationalized when it comes to language and can be configured to
iChooseGolf is an exciting new fantasy golf site that seeks to provides a unique fantasy team experience to its users. The basic idea behind iChooseGolf is that a user can create a fantasy golf league, invite his or her friends to join that league by creating their own teams, and then compete against them in weekly matchups. Each team in the league can build a list of PGA golfers through a draft, trades, or free-agent signings. The team then receives a score based on how that team’s players perform in the weekly PGA tournaments. A team is matched up with another team from their league once a week and the winner is the team with the highest score. … Read the rest
I often get requests for proposals from prospective clients regarding e-commerce or deal of the day sites. Many times these clients know that they want to create an online store but they haven’t really thought about the various requirements that they’ll have regarding how their site will be built. By sitting down and thinking through the various requirements or options they will need for their website, they can save themselves an immense amount of time and money when working with a designer. Below are just a few of the items for an e-commerce website that I generally work through with clients.
- Payment – How will the site accept payment? There are a variety of options: Paypal, Google Checkout, or Credit