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We're in the process of creating an online bar & club directory. Our plan is to start in the NY area and then branch off into other major metropolitan areas. We need a high-quality design that appeals to our target audience - bar and club goers.
The Nightlife Hub - TheNightlifeHub.com
As mentioned in the summary, we're building an online bar & club directory for the New York Metropolitan area. We're looking to create a site We're looking to become the #1 source of information for bar and club goers in our area.
We need a professional looking website that is modern-looking and symbolizes the high-energy atmosphere of the nightlife in a major metropolitan area. For inspiration check out a competing site at:
The files for the logo which is to be used in the header of the site can be downloaded here: http://www.thenightlifehub.com/nightlife.zip
Use the colors of the logo to set the tone for the rest of the site. Please use the version of the logo against the black background.
I quickly put together a few wireframes to give you an idea of what I'm looking for. Use them as a guide - I don't expect your design to be the in the exact proportions.
You can view a the wireframe for the hompage here:
Wireframe Note: While the "Featured Bar/Club" and "Local Promotion Space" need to be blank, use stock photos to make the "Click Here For Long Island Bars and Clubs" Box appealing and make visitors want to click on it.
You can view a the wireframe for the directory page here:
You can view a the wireframe for the individual bar/club page here:
All entrants should submit a design for each of these three pages.
We will give feedback to all entries with 4 and 5 star ratings. We are not interested in entries that we rate with 3 stars or less.
We recommend that all contestants use iStockPhoto or a similar service for the site images. Please use the comp images in your design submissions.
We will pay for the winning contestants stock images. Please bookmark or save the image numbers so we can easily locate them and pay for a license.
If you have any questions or feedback for us please leave a comment in the discussion thread. We will be checking this on a regular basis while the contest is happening.
Good luck on the contest. We look forward to seeing your work!
Even if you don't win this contest we are still interested in quality designers for future projects. We will exchange contact information with 4 and 5 star entrants for the potential to work on future projects.
- Professional, Modern Site
- Original Design Concept
- Fast Loading Graphics
- Design optimized for 1024x768, but also viewable in lower reoslutions
- winning designer should submit .psd files plus the pages in .png format.
- An unoriginal, amateurish looking website