We specialize in headsets and communication gear for businesses (wired & wireless office headsets, call center headsets, bluetooth headsets, VoIp headsets, IP PBX Hosting solutions, conferencephones ++).
We use the webstore as a tool in the overall sales & marketing process, building trust, encouraging visitors to call us while on the site for advise and suggestions.
We deliver fast - often same day. We have the lowest unit prices, offer lifetime support, campaigns and "open bargains". We have more than 16 000 loyal business costumers, a high percentage of repeatsales, and alot of 'mouth to ear' response.
We need your help in making a template design for competitors to envy and others to steal ideas from.
Big segment - any office public or private: call centers, government, cargo, sales dept, oilcompanies, telemarketing, city offices, airlines, banks, accounting, editors, insurancecompanies, creditcard companies, designingagencies, TV stations, dentists, publishers, newspapers, industry, hairsaloons, marketing agencies, lady in the reception etc. 90% of costumers are small companies. +++
1. Make things simple & intuitive. Some come in 2 times a day (dont bore them). Some not to buy, but looking for news, support, or just to check delivery status on an order.
Make it white, clean, appealing (if color use blue or charcoal).
Header: logo, phone number, small icons or small text URL for login - contact us - references (place this at the very top right side).
Horizontal navigation menu - a sleek similar to http://www.gettyimages.com.
Leftside top: Searchfield: Make design so that the searchfield is discrete yet enhanced (maybe font 12) - inviting to be used!
Leftside middle - the Filters choices: Only "headings" - this will become 'slide drop-down".
Left side bottom: 1-2 or 3 animated gifs or small flash ads marketing stuff inside the store (ex Iphone - click here..). Sample attached
Footer: Show company name, address, menu for support - login, resources, like bottom of http://www.99designs.com (horizontal dropdown menu to save space.)
Right side top: shopping cart.
Right side middle: list 5 bestselling products
Right side botton: 1-2 or 3 square animated gifs or small flash ads marketing stuff inside the store (ex Iphone - click here..). Attached
Main body top: a TV widescreen like here: http://www.plantronics.com
Main page middle: campaign products
Main page bottom: IP PBX - fixed banner attached!
Please make 2 pages - the mentioned frontend of store, and preferable one more sample page, product detail or checkout page.