[url removed, login to view] is targeted to become a leading web site for vacation rentals providing its users with rich and highly customizable content area, advanced search possibilities as well as buy opportunities for vacation packages and other travel related goods and services. For owners [url removed, login to view] will offer one stop management for their vacation home.
Product Features Overview
The Site will have the following features:
- User registration and restricted access - in order to gain access to the full functionality of the Site users need to register, different level of access will be provided
- Listing vacation property - allow users to list their vacation properties and make them available for search, additional sub-features will be available during the listing
- Manage vacation property - allow subscribers who are able to list their properties to change the details of the property
- Subscription payments - in order to be able to list their vacation homes users need to pay subscription fee, different levels of subscriptions will be provided
- Search for vacation property - allow users to search for vacation property using different criteria
- Request vacation property information - allow owners and travelers to discuss the property through the Site
- Booking vacation property - allow users to automatically book vacation property
- Rating a property - allows users who rented the property to rate it
- My [url removed, login to view] - allows users to bookmark properties or keep information about properties they have visited as well as additional travel related information (in future releases)
- Notifications - allows sending automatic notifications and reminders to users
- Forum - allows registered users to discuss different topics
- Blogging - allows registered users to blog about travel related topics
- Site Search - site wide search will allow search through the content
- Administration area - allows site owner to administer the site, read logs and run statistics on the site
See the attached specification for full details.
Currently the site is life but we would like to improve it. HTML prototype as well as JPEG mockups for the UI will be provided.
SEO optimization is required.
Please provide reference implementations and code samples with the bid.