Friday, May 30, 2008

next week assignment

photography : motion and depth of field ( check your email for detail )
web design : - research on 5 websites with good typography
- technical brief, sitemap, gantt chart
- idea development, sketches, interface design.

Wednesday, May 28, 2008

competitor analysis

this website have very simple layout. their corporate color is pink color and have their logo with red heart shape on the top left hand side.
this florist have nationwide delivery service and also have their own shop.
for the information that they have, they put in category and arrange it nicely to make people easy to see the product. for the target audience is to adult and company.
for delivery service. they have the delivery team, the area that they deliver, customer contact and last order schedule. they have free delivery time and also have time that only accept on line and phone inquiries.
for the layout design. the button all are in left hand side and have two buttons on the top, home and contact us. for contact us, it have 2 button. 1 in the left hand side.
in main page, it have flash banner that show the product. right hand side is for log in and show the best seller product.
for the menu. when you go inside it will show you all the product, but in category.
for gridsystem that they use, it use 3 columns in main page, for the menu page it use 2 columns.


for this website, their corporate color is red and dark purple. their logo is on the top left hand side.
they have nationwide and international delivery service, but only in singapore.
here they have budget price to can choose the range and it will show you all the product. but its so messy because they don't categorize in group.
they also have shop in color and type of flower.
and have converter currency
for this florist website i think is unique, because they have e games here. can entertain customer when want to shop. the target audience also for adult and company. they have 2 hours express flower and send e card.
for delivery service, they divide in area. for free area only three places. for the rest have to purchase minimum RM150.
for the layout design. main page have flash banner, on the left hand side is for the button and right hand side for promotion, they also show the the best seller and offers product.
for grid system, it use 2 columns in every page.

3. readyflowers

for this florist have many branches in malaysia. it also have worldwide delivery service. their price is charge in USD.
for the information they arrange it nicely and put in category. they have budget price, shop with color and type, is same like other competitor.
the advantage of this florist, they have corporate account, if have the corporate account you will have 10% discount depend on the value.
and also have ordering tracking that to check our purchase. and ask question to the operator.
for the delivery service, they have the time to send all the order, like monday to friday they have send all by 1 pm.its depend on the day.
they also have discount, voucher and reward points. if you have register to this website, you will have 5% discount for all item and will get additional discount with voucher.
for reward points, it will added when you have complete purchase and you also can redeem it.
for the layout design, is very simple design, their corporate color is orange and logo with flower on the top left hand side. for main page they also have flash banner and the promotion.
for grid system, it use 3 columns and it is same for every page.

Friday, May 23, 2008

next week assignment

next week assignment
photography: play with the camera..
videography: prepare the content and read the notes
web design: - study on client's current website, gather all necessary materials
eg: target audience, advantages and disadvantages
- case study on 3 competitor websites
- idea development and sketches
- create project sitemap (how many pages you want to do)
-comment on friends blog

Tuesday, May 20, 2008

web analysis

1. Oriflame

this website is about selling cosmetics. in this website they arrange the information in category to easy get the information. they use a lot of image to show their products.
there are 4 menu, it is drop down menu and also have a quick navigation to find the product that they want. for the menu button is still same only the content change.
in product page they also divide the product to many category, such as for men, for children, fragrance etc, and also have the explanation about the product
in every page they still using the same color and the logo on the top.

main page

for the grid system, it use 2 columns and 3 columns.
this is 3 column

2 columns

2. panasonic

for this website,the main page is show the product and the main menu is in right hand also divide the information in category. there are 3 main menu.
when go inside the sub menu, the main menu button is on top and also the sub menu button.
i think people will confuse to find the main menu button, because its quite small and the color almost same with the background color.
for very page it still using the same background and same color.
for consumer electronics page, it has 3 section, shop and compare, learn about it and get support.
the color of the sub menu button will change when you go to the 3 section.
and also have a quick navigation to find the product.

main page

the sub menu button change to green color when in shop and compare section
for the grid system

for the business page and industrial page is different with consumer page, its change the layout and the color but still have the panasonic logo.

3. bestwestern hotel
this is hotel website, but its give a lot of information. they also arrange the information into category. for the button is same with other pages and only the content change. it still use the same background and same color, when you in other page, the button will change to dark blue to tell where are you in now. in every page there is 1 column for find a hotel and reservation, is to make people easy to make reservation for the hotel and no need to go back to homepage.
i think for this website the information very well. they also give information how to travel with pets, with kids and planning tips. all are under trip planner menu,
its also have other information about weather, time and currency.
main page

this the package menu, it show all the country to help people easy to find.

for the grid system