We're a upcoming financial advisory firm, and our clients are speaded all around the world. So far it has been a daunting task for us to brief everyone personally about our services, and handling existing clients through e-mails and phone. We need a corporate face for our company on the web, and this project is all about developing a fabulous website for the same. The detailed specifications for the proposed website are prepared, and now we need someone to materialize our ideas. We already have a domain-name & hosting, and we're ready to begin as soon as we find the right agency for this job. Here are the points to ponder before you pur your quote:-
- The website will be running on LAMP platform.
- Apart from the 15 static pages, the site will facilitate various reports (60+) generated dynamically from the database & live XML feeds.
- A membership system with helpdesk integrated will be in place.
- The advanced payment gateway integration, so that customers could pay us in real-time WITHOUT leaving our site.
- A secure & comprehensive admin CP will be required for management of website contents, memberships, payments, and more.
- You must produce the website design exactly as per our specifications. NO pre-built templates.
- The site will be using Smarty templates engine for easy layout / outlook changes. Show me the smarty driven sites you've developed.
- The PHP code must be clean, well-commented, and professional for easy future modifications.
- Strictly NO flash, Only HTML, CSS.
- The Database structure must comply to RDBMS rules & tweaked for highest possible performance.
- The whole website must be 100% XHTML compliant.
- Individuals need not to apply. We deal only with registered companies.
- The whole development must not take more than two weeks for the beta release.
- We'll perform a rigorous testing, and then, you'll have to patch all the reported bugs within 5 days.
- All the developent work will be performed on our server only. We'll grant you all the necessary privilleges to our VDS.
- The development agency must be willing to provide an year long free technical support.
- The agency must be willing to handle SEO work as soon as the development is over, though it will be a separate project.
- The service provider agency must produce the scanned copy of memorandum of the company.
- The service provider agency must sign our NDA before commencing the job.
- All the payments will be made via Paypal. NO EXCEPTIONS! 25 percent at project commencement, and rest in phases.
- DO NOT TRY TO REACH US VIA ANY MEANS OTHER THAN PMB. Any such violation will be immediately reported to authorities here.
I'm the IT advisor of this company, and I know all the various technologies involved in this project. So please don't try to offer me any silly stuff. No one-liner "We can do it" kind of bids! If you fulfill the criteriia above and agree to all the terms, post me a detailed proposal, and ask any questions you have. We pay good for a job well done, and of course, a gr8 feedback too. If I'm a happy customer, I can keep you busy for years, as I'm in the advisory board of more than 5 companies.