Crssbeat is an Electronic Dance Music website who required a custom designed WordPress site with full control over regularly updated editorial content.

They wanted a responsive website with a modern UI, multiple page templates, Google Analytics integration and SEO.

Other features they requested were a home page slideshow which they could update themselves, a search facility, multiple contact forms & Facebook Comments integration.

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What I Did

  • I designed an interface that was robust enough to handle the different sizes of images, YouTube videos & Soundcloud audio to be used on the site.
  • Different page template were designed for 3 main types of layout depending on the image dimensions: full screen image, full width image & 50% width image.
  • I created a Javascript slideshow which allowed admin to change image, text & links for 4 slides.
  • Advanced Custom Fields were used to customise the admin dashboard for the slideshow & new post/page creation.
  • A Single Post Template plugin was used to allow admin to select different templates for posts.
  • Bootstrap was used as the base framework for the responsive layout.
  • Google Analytics was integrated through a plugin.
  • The Yoast plugin was used to boost SEO.
  • The Facebook Comments plugin was integrated to appear on all posts.
  • CSS animation was used to spin the logo on rollover.
  • Javascript animation was used the create the smooth animation in the header as the page scrolls.
  • WordPress training & one month’s support was provided.