Please submit your designs as soon as you can. We may need you to make some minor changes to your design so it is compatible with the CoreCommerce shopping cart platform. If you submit your designs too late, there may not be enough time to make the changes we need and your design may be eliminated.
This will be a ecommerce website. The design will be for the homepage of the site.
-Please use the provided main logo in the design
-This will be a fixed width design, make the width 960px, but do not go over that number
-DO NOT use images or text from the inspiration sites
-Colors that go well with the logo
-DO NOT use same color scheme as current site
-Sans serif based fonts only
-Logo in upper left, a little smaller than on current site
-Bar across the top with contact information (Two Phone Numbers and Email) like graduationsource.com
-Or Bar across the top with Free Shipping and Low Price gurantee like gradshop.com
-Links in upper right area for Login, My Account, Help
-Same as current site: Preschool, Kindergarten, Head Start, Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
-Leave room for an additional link that could be added in the future
MAIN CONTENT AREA
-IN THIS ORDER:
-Wide banner that fills full width of site about 90px tall for text and maybe a small icon. This will be for announcing specials etc. Please use placeholder text. This will be a static banner and NOT a slideshow, please DO NOT put slideshow elements on the banner.
-Categories section boxes like graduationsource.com and gradshop.com, include main category and sub categories and image of person in their cap and gown simililar to those sites. One row of 4 and the second row of 3.
-Need a Quote? section like graduationsource.com make wider to fill in space
-Want To Order Via Fax or Email section like graduationsource.com make wider to fill in space
-Full wide text area with paragraphs
-General links like graduationsource.com
-Social Media Icons: Facebook, Twitter
-Facebook like below them
-Credit Card Icons
DO NOT DO
-DO NOT use images or text from the inspiration sites, this will result in instant elimination.
-DO NOT put slideshow elements on the main banner, it will be just a static banner and not a slideshow