Portfolio

Mini Sites

Small sites that contain only 1 - 2 pages.

Cupboard Music

Cupboard Music is a record label and gig promotions group based in Brighton.

This mini-site was created to provide news, music event information and record release details to Cupboard Music’s audience.

Here are some of the site features:

  • The client has the ability to log in to the website and post an article themselves, which can include photos, streaming music & video.
  • Any event the client posts will also populate the ‘Events’ section to the right hand side with a summary of the event.
  • Every article has links for users to share the information by email, social networks and social bookmarking services.
  • Each article that is posted to the site is instantly shared to the Cupboard Music Facebook page and tweeted on Twitter.
  • Shortened links back to the article on the website are appended to the end of each tweet and analytics are provided to count the amount of times the links are followed.
  • The site includes the client’s pre-existing on-line store embedded on the page
  • Links to Cupboard Music’s Social networks on Facebook and Myspace plus an email link

For information on the Cupboard music Twitter page, also created by Electric Button, click here.


E-Commerce Sites

Websites that contain a full on-line store.

City Sounds Music Ltd.

City Sounds Music Ltd. is an independent music retailer based in Welwyn Garden City. This full on-line store contains hundreds of products and features advanced E-Commerce functionality.

Functions included with this website:

Home page / Global features:

  • Full online E-Commerce store, with payment taken through PayPal
  • All products searchable using 'live searches' - start typing in the search box and relevant results start appearing immediately.
  • Home page slider advertising various product sections - automatic, but also has manual user control
  • Fade-in drop down menus to navigate to any product section quickly & easily
  • Featured products section on home page

Product pages feature:

  • Product pages with 'lightbox' images that pop out and expand when the preview image is clicked for a zoomed in product view
  • Featured products down the side of every page which changes each time a new page is loaded
  • Detailed product information

Advanced E-Commerce functions:

  • Client can add, edit and remove products
  • Delivery prices automatically calculated using product weight, or separately calculated using a pre-set flat fee
  • Tax automatically calculated
  • 'Your Account' section, customers details are automatically retained
  • Checkout - sidebar checkout visible on every page & main checkout page with quantity adjustment and tax / delivery information
  • Latest products section on every page

Morph Mattresses

This website is a complete E-Commerce solution for a local memory foam mattress and bedding company, designed to the client's specifications.

The website features:

Home page / Global features:

  • Featured sale products on home page
  • Drop down menu navigation to choose brand by product type
  • Drop down menu to search for products by size
  • Shopping basket
  • Breadcrumb navigation (i.e. "Home > Products > Mattresses > Mattress Brand")
  • PayPal integration with payments accepted for all major credit / debit cards and PayPal accounts

Product pages feature:

  • Grid view of products while browsing a brand or size range, with thumbnail images and information summary
  • Product image slide shows, automatic but with manual controls
  • Detailed product information laid out in an easy to read format
  • Sliding product 'brochure', automatic but with manual control
  • Customer product ratings - 10 star ranking system
  • Social media integration - share products with email contacts or social networks & social bookmarking sites
  • Related products section

Other pages:

  • Why Choose Morph - information about the company and proprietor
  • Contact Us - Company details & contact form

Blogs

Websites dedicated to topical news articles.

We Are EQUALS - Have Your Say

EQUALS is a partnership of leading charities brought together by Annie Lennox to use the centenary of International Women’s Day to renew the call for a more equal world. The EQUALS coalition will prompt a big debate about what inequality looks like 100 years after the very first International Women’s Day.

This blog was created & designed as an accompaniment for the EQUALS website, WeAreEQUALS.org which was created by the EQUALS design team.

News about upcoming events, fashion, music and much more is distributed by the EQUALS team and guest bloggers. It is also shared on EQUALS many social networking sites.

Here are some of the site features:

  • Image carousel on front page that cycles through 10 images of an EQUALS photoshoot.
  • The client has the ability to log in to the website and post an article themselves, which can include photos, streaming music & video.
  • When new posts are created by the client, they appear as 'panels' on the front page of the blog. These panels contain excerpts of the main post
  • Every article has links for users to share the information by email, social networks and social bookmarking services.
  • The blog is neatly integrated in to the existing EQUALS website
  • The header contains links to EQUALS Social networks on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Vimeo and Flickr
  • RSS Feed button for subscribing to the blog's posts
  • Blogroll & 'Our Links' sections with links to related and affiliated blogs and websites
  • Full blog search functionality

To see the WeAreEQUALS Twitter page, also created by Electric Button, click here.


Social Media

Social network accounts, custom configured for the client's needs.

Cupboard Music Twitter Account

Cupboard Music is a record label and gig promotions group based in Brighton.

This Twitter account was created & designed as an accompaniment for Cupboard Music’s website, www.cupboardmusic.com which was also created by Electric Button.

The main function of this account is to automatically tweet new news articles, events and record release information.

Shortened links back to the article on the website are appended to the end of each tweet and analytics are provided to count the amount of times the links are followed.


Delta Maid Facebook Competition

Delta Maid is a popular Blues-Folk artist from Liverpool.

Her internet marketing campaign was managed by Nile-on PR, whom I produced this Facebook competition for.

It was used on the official Delta Maid Facebook page for the run of the competition.

To see a screenshot of the competition page during the campaign, or try out the sampler that was sent to Nile-on, please click here.