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Website Development Brief
Online Stock Photography Agency
Photos will be presented in a searchable database of high-quality copyrighted image library for purchase and delivery online.
Pictures will span a wide range of categories and will be provided by professional photographers and photojournalists. Collection of images will be constantly expanding. High profile customers will be target across the media industry on an international scale.
Must function as a billboard to display these images and enable them to be sold online.
The site should be simple, highly interactive and user-friendly. Hi resolution image capable, fresh feel, new design, new interface. Look and feel like one of the major stock photography sites online. It should inspire trust in the professional photographers as well as buyers, in the same way that the major players do.
The interaction with the site should promote the site’s benefits i.e. uploading /purchasing.
The site requires a sign-up system, upload/download system, straightforward payment system, including the use of ‘payment credits’, ideally.
3 categories of images will be sold (i.e. small / medium / large,) and there may also be higher priced one-off royalty free images presented.
It will need to have the facility for uploaders to view statistics on their photos (i.e. views, sales, etc.)
Payment integration will be required, ideally Global Pay with integrated PayPal option as well.
It must be capable of efficiently handling images, graphics and illustration, audio and video files. Forum integration is planned. Constant improvement is planned to keep up with competition.
The plan is to aggressively market the business on the Internet, using SEO. The site must meet international standards.
The site absolutely must be mobile friendly.
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Skills: design, benefits, graphics