Design and develop a poker blog site using Movable Type Templates. Need an experienced MT wizard with creative design skills. I've listed some requirements, but would also be open for suggestions by an experienced blog developer. This is for a poker blog, looking for some cool style. More details on the design below in the requirements. TIMELINE & REQUIREMENTS BELOW Completed by: June 24th, 2006 TEMPLATES INCLUDE: Homepage/Main page Category Archive Date-Based Archive Individual Entry Page OTHER FUNCTIONALITY: Photo Gallery with thumbnails pulled in from [url removed, login to view] Links & Bookmarks with [url removed, login to view] Tag Cloud on homepage & category archive See Tag cloud example on ([url removed, login to view]) ADVERTISING SPACE - All pages accept the homepage, have spot for a skyscraper ad (160X600) - homepage should have a space above the fold for a 468x60 ad - every page should have a small area (160x360) sub menu links for text ads HOMEPAGE Headlines for 'latest news' that links to the full stories Recent posts (blurb w/ link to full article) The links to and the first paragraph of the member's latest blog posts. Small area w/ recent comments listed (if there is room) PHOTOGALLERY Integrate images from [url removed, login to view] DESIGN & STYLE Fixed width site, 920px to 980px range This site is a poker blog with a couple different authors. Poker is the theme, but I want this site to have some hiphop/rockstar "bling" to it. Little bit of attitude. REFERENCE SITE STYLE [url removed, login to view] (DUP Magazine link) [url removed, login to view] FOOTER (web 2.0) w/ thick bottom footer area - [url removed, login to view] link ideas [url removed, login to view] [url removed, login to view] (footer)
1) Complete and fully-functional working program(s) in executable form as well as complete source code of all work done.
2) Deliverables must be in ready-to-run condition, as follows (depending on the nature of the deliverables):
a) For web sites or other server-side deliverables intended to only ever exist in one place in the Buyer's environment--Deliverables must be installed by the Seller in ready-to-run condition in the Buyer's environment.
b) For all others including desktop software or software the buyer intends to distribute: A software installation package that will install the software in ready-to-run condition on the platform(s) specified in this bid request.
3) All deliverables will be considered "work made for hire" under U.S. Copyright law. Buyer will receive exclusive and complete copyrights to all work purchased. (No GPL, GNU, 3rd party components, etc. unless all copyright ramifications are explained AND AGREED TO by the buyer on the site per the coder's Seller Legal Agreement).
Valid XHTML (Transitional) & CSS - Tableless layout NO Flash Proper use of H1-H3/4 tags for SEO Must look great in IE and Firefox charset=utf-8 RSS FUNCTIONALITY RSS Buttons to add to RSS readers: google myyahoo bloglines PUBLICITY SETTING: Notify [url removed, login to view] [url removed, login to view] [url removed, login to view] Link to "digg" articles on [url removed, login to view] on the Individual Entries