03/01/2018 - 05/28/2018
Web Design, WordPress
The Ottawa Senators sales team wanted a tool to quickly and easily make presentations to use during their pitches. To keep all presentations consistent and avoid wasting time with design, they wanted a locked down template that gave users limited customization abilities. Furthermore, each member of the sales team needed to have access to the tool.
We decided to build the tool on WordPress. We choose to do this for a few reasons.
Even though it was built as a website, we wanted it to look and feel like a slideshow presentation. To do this we made each slide take up the full screen, removed the scrollbar, and made scrolling or pressing the mouse arrows navigate the presentation to the next slide. Using Advanced Custom Fields, we built the back end to be component based. Basically, the user has a list of pre-designed slide templates that can be added to the presentation. These templates includes…