Design, create, customize, add necessary components and modules to a
Joomla based website. The site needs the work done is:
www [dot] psentry [dot] com
Current loaded modules and files systems are (Joomla file version [url removed, login to view]), SMF (file version 1.1 RC3) forum and virtualmart (version 1.07), and OpenSEF (v 2.0.0-RC5_SP2) files.
This Joomla based website is about Internet security software, ardware
products and solutions. You, the freelancer provider shall have extensive experience and good understanding of software and product promotion web site to do site customization including web pages, user registration, user downloads free trial and deliver a paid software, non-downloadable products needs be working with a different shipping module than software, bug reports, user discussions, support forums, etc. You may download one of our trial software to get general idea about the type and main functions of the product, in order to create a site tailored for the purpose.
You'll be given at least one example of a live site, which you shall
refer as a model or template, which shows the minimum features or requirements to clone. You may however provides me your ideas or other sample sites with better implementations. The final finished site shall contain all the essential features and functions such sample site(s) contains. And your job task describe in more details as following:
1) Customize menus, and create some graphics and artwork, fill in
contents in page area, custom layout (or css) and fine tune the
site until site color and layout and page scheme all look nice.
2) Create and link customized menu for pages. Following will be
the main site categories:
Software products - trial version, immediate free download upon
one time registration, no need to use payment module or checkout
Software products that are not free, can be ordered online using
certain payment module credit card (paypal and google) payment
upon payment, user can download, and send a software registration
key upon payment confirmation.
Hardware (non-downloadable products), freelancer provider shall
create menus and pages listing the products, because hardware
products cannot be downloaded, it needs to work under shipping
modules for Joomla or virtuemart.
Category "Services" - list of services, create pages
and menus related to this category.
customized menu and pages for a category "Support"
Visitor can add any above into cart, select shipping method, select
payment method, confirming order and checkout.
3) Customize and link certain menu to certain content, so those
only relevant menus shows up in certain pages
(will show you a live website as example sample, you
can replicate the site menu and page mimicking the sample site).
4) Verify the site functions by register user name and download a
trial software; placing non-downloadable product
5) Payment module shall be tested and functional upon site
completion. (paypal, purchase order and googlecheckout)
6) Finish website and pages with 100% accessible and functional.
7) Site menu, pages, files implementation must have SEO and
future file upgrades in mind.
Example, if Joomla or its modules comes out a upgrade version
or fix, the upgrade process or your file change documentation
should be sufficiently prevent custom files overwritten by default.
Please provide recommendations or share your ideas.
8) If certain task you cannot do alone or do not have enough time
to do, you shall list items you expect us to do or provide you
with information. So we can work together with you.
9) You shall backup your work, provide support, consultation
and answer to all support questions related to the site or
the works as needed.
You must have personal working experience with Joomla sites, (Please provide a list of sites you have done) and give some references. Describe how typically service and support your clients. I need you to have a documentation what you done and detailing list of files you added/created or modified on my site. For any questions issues and support, you must be reachable via instant messenger and telephone in addition to email.