The specification will be split up into phases the idea being the funds generated from the
earlier phase will pay for implementation of the next phase
Front-page with videos catalogue and archived by date with the ability to easily add new videos
as they are created.
The videos will be created in AVI format I will need to know which codec and program to use in
order to convert them to the compatible format for Web viewing.
I am open to your suggestions however QuickTime or Flash player seemed attractive as I do not
want the user to have the complication of installing codex packs just to be able to view the
The format would be much like the porn site [url removed, login to view] Obviously the videos will
be of painting miniatures,however the site is a brilliant example of what we require in terms of
videos displayed in chronological order on the main page
Ideally the system should alto detect or give the user the option to select their Internet speed
when viewing the preview.
we require a link on each video that will take the user to the individual sales page for that
video this will allow the person to pay for and then either download or by the hard copy of the
When the user buys an online video they will automatically be subscribed and enter into seven
day free trial. This will allow them to view all the online videos. Videos need to be streaming
content so users can view that cannot simply download all of the videos drawing their trial.
If they do not cancel they will be billed for the following month.
Subscription will be handled by paypal subscription or [url removed, login to view] (which ever turns out
cheapest for credit card subscription) When a user has subscribed they will have full access to
the videos allowing them to view them at any time.
We must have an option for them to sign up to free video samples by giving there name and e-mail
address. This will mean they are email every time a new video is submitted with a complete list
of videos preview videos to view.
We also require a gallery and fourm for everyone to access and post. Forum And gallery will be
available to non members.
We require the site to be optimised for search engines the forum needs to be fully searchable
along with the galleries and text describing the videos.
A links page is also required with the intent on exchanging links with the top web sites in
Google page rank for our subject. Page ranking and Google search engine result are of primary
We require a logo and banner to be designed for banner advertising we also require space for
We have already acquired Hosting with full PHP and mysql support.
That's basically completes phase 1 when and only one phase 1 is complete and the website is
generating money can work on phase 2 begin
this basically involves setting up a basic affiliate link so weakened joint-venture with
companies tracking where the members came from and how they arrived at the site. We will pay
30% of the total reoccurring membership.
I also have a few ideas about affiliate programs let me know if you need any more information
about phase2 as I appreciate it may affect phase 1.
Please note this post is just for work described in phase 1.
Many thanks Martin