Social Network Site. Key Features include:
Dynamic UI with flash animation. Clean and professional look with hip twist.
Ability for web site administrator to Scan postcards received over the mail and post them on a daily basis under various categories (compress images for easy download)
Ability for visitors to rate postcards, and web site algoritm to automatically rank postcards by popularity under each category ([url removed, login to view])
Ability for users to see "my favorite postcards" page (user id, logon)
Ability for users to share postcards (email a friend or group)
Ability for users to create and post electronic postcard online by writing text onto predesigned template (simple design tools)
Ability for users to post comments on a blog for each postcard posted ([url removed, login to view])
Ability for users to flip postcards images (flash effect to recreate flipping effect)
Ability for users to import blank electronic postcard template to print postcard at home/office and send hard copy via mail (print template link)
Option for user to install "postcard widget" onto users' desktop to receive a "postcard of the day" via daily push
Option for affiliate web sites to capture postcard image and embed onto their web sites (viral marketing)
Administration features (User Database and Backend, Postcard Scanning and Posting Tools, Customer Service Message Board, Terms and Conditions agreement, General: About us, team, contact us, etc.....)
Need to complete in 30-45 days. Looking for simple logo design and postcard template design based on pre-existing concept.
This website concep is inspired on this site concept: <[url removed, login to view]>
but the expected look and feel and functionality should be a significant step up - with much more community-like and interactive features as described above.
2) Deliverables must be in ready-to-run condition, as follows (depending on the nature of the deliverables):
a) For web sites or other server-side deliverables intended to only ever exist in one place in the Buyer's environment--Deliverables must be installed by the Seller in ready-to-run condition in the Buyer's environment.
b) For all others including desktop software or software the buyer intends to distribute: A software installation package that will install the software in ready-to-run condition on the platform(s) specified in this bid request.
3) All deliverables will be considered "work made for hire" under U.S. Copyright law. Buyer will receive exclusive and complete copyrights to all work purchased. (No GPL, GNU, 3rd party components, etc. unless all copyright ramifications are explained AND AGREED TO by the buyer on the site per the coder's Seller Legal Agreement).
All consumer browsers and operating systems.
Must have understanding of web application design patterns.
Experience in programming scalable websites.
Expert at HTML/CSS.
Familiar with SQL and Postgres databases.
Proficient in ActionScript/Flash.
Knowledge of Photoshop to cut up design.
Flash skills are a huge plus.
UI design expert.
Print design knowledge a plus.