The task was about developing a website for financial services like trading and investment. We were expected to develop this using the latest version of WordPress. The major requirements of the client were "Language Translation", "Adsense & Banner Management" and "Password Protected Download Functionality". "Resources" was also a very important section to be developed.
We have used latest WordPress version and strengthen the backend to manage the website’s various sections flawlessly. To manage the language, adsense & banner management and password protected download functionality, we have used and modified the already available WordPress plug-into facilitate these functionalities. We have developed a custom plug-in to manage the “Resources” related data. We have maintained his previous database structure and shown the content according to the used filer criteria and the associated category. The admin can upload the resources data in CSV file format.
We have started working on the admin panel first. The admin of the site can manage users, content. Alongside we have taken up the following activities:
- Setup and Integration of WordPress
- Theme Integration
- Language Translation (English and Spanish)
- Adsense & Banner management
- IP address detection
- Captcha Integration
- RSS and Social Network links
- Web Map at the bottom of each page
- The website allows the users to change password and retrieve forgotten password.
- Users can edit their account details.
- Home Page: Users can browse the content like text, images, and articles.
- Resources Page: Users can access information database. It will have 4 sub sections. The resource section will be filtered by the user.
- Services Page: In this page users can view details about product and services offered.
- Contact: A mail address will be provided for user to contact. Register forms with options to different levels of access
- Download: Users can access tools and texts (PDF and excel documents). Both free and paid resources are available. Registered users can access "free download" functionality.
- The website comes with a link to "Amazon Affiliate" program.