Final

Final Project – Due Monday, June 11

Redesign a Restaurant website

You will design this website based on the information here:
Better Restaurant Websites
http://www.better-restaurant-websites.com/

  • Accessibility & Mobile Features ( you do not need to build this project as a responsive design)
  • Important Business Features
  • Social & Search Engines

Specifications for final project:

Five pages – HTML/CSS
The remainder of the pages should be placeholder pages.
Your project must include the following:

  1. Embedded font(s)
  2. Concentrate on refining the typography for the site. Remember hierarchy!
  3. Drop down menu
  4. Form(s) (i.e. Contact form)
  5. JQuery (slideshow or another feature)

The deliverables for the final project:

  • Communication Brief
  • Site map (The website should be 8-12 pages)
  • HTML/CSS. Five complete pages with the remainder as placeholder pages uploaded to the class server.

Image Resources

Image attribution (this can be inserted in the footer of your website)
Images © La Citta Vita, avixyz, star5112

Flickr Creative Commons
http://www.flickr.com/creativecommons/

Food
http://www.flickr.com/search/?q=food&l=4

Restaurants
http://www.flickr.com/search/?l=4&w=all&q=restaurants&m=text

Food Porn Group
http://www.flickr.com/groups/food_porn/pool/

Cuisine Group
http://www.flickr.com/groups/cuisine/pool/

http://www.flickr.com/search/?q=restaurants&l=1

Restaurants
http://www.morguefile.com/archive/browse/#/?qury=restaurant&terms_all=restaurant


Examples of poorly-designed and well-designed Restaurant sites:

Bad (Not so successful design)
http://www.rosecafe.com/
http://www.fordsfillingstation.net/
http://www.elcompadrerestaurant.com/

Good (Successful design)
http://www.osteriamozza.com/LA/home.cfm
http://mussoandfrank.com/
http://www.bossanovafood.com/site/index.cfm
http://www.cheeseburgerinparadise.com
http://www.bucadibeppo.com/
http://sushistopusa.com/
http://mendocinofarms.com/
http://www.engineco.com
http://tarandroses.com/
http://www.ilcielo.com/
http://thekitchencommunity.com
http://www.goodnesspopup.com
http://mixtgreens.com/