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Project homepages

The SPOTTERON full feature package also contains a professional CMS website for your project.

Beside the custom Citizen Science apps, the SPOTTERON Full Feature package offers a complete solution for your project. Including a professional Homepage based on a Content Management System (CMS) your Citizen Science project's website can be launched online along with the release of your project apps. Using an optimized Open Source framework for the website, we are able to build a flexible and design oriented homepage, which is ready for the modern wolrd wide web.

The CMS is optimized for easy administration and contains various extensions, which provide important tools for creating new content like news, information pages or media presentations easily. The overall design of the page can be customized according to the project's concept and needs and will be branded by your project colors and logos. The webdesign is responsive and adapts to the various display sizes of modern devices, from HD full resolution to tablets and smartphone displays smoothly. Thanks to our long-term experience in webdesign and online media, we can built anything from small projects to large scale portals like e.g. country-based Citizen Science plattforms, interactive Citizen Science projects with user participation in the browser and more.

Main keyfeatures of SPOTTERON project websites are:

  • responsive Design: the design ist compatible with smartphones, tablets and monitor resolutions, up to Full HD.
  • CMS: an optimized Content Management System allows easy maintainance and on-the-fly creation of new content
  • various layouts: the content pages of the website can be set to layouts like grid display, lists, etc.
  • modular approach: Modules can extend the pages and provided various features like newsletter subscription, content blocks, maps, etc.
  • SEO: the website is using search engine optimization and utilize speaking URLs
  • Newsletter: a professional newsletter component allows you to maintain lists, subscriptions and let you send HTML newsletters to your users
  • social media Integration: your social media channels can be linked easily everywhere and sharing options for visitors are implemented
  • webstats: integration of Google Analytics, StatsCounter or others
  • contact forms, partner logos, and many more content types are available

Webdesign for Science References:

Shortnews

  • A high level of data quality in Citizen Science apps is one of the core elements on the SPOTTERON platform. The new feature "Check & Lock", which allows Citizen Science projects to maintain a never-changing data-set directly in the Administration Interface has been added to the feature pack for data quality and it can be used by every projects withour extra costs from the start.

    Friday, 24 January 2020
  • When choosing a name for an app or a project, you're creating a brand. You want to make it stand out, and you want people to remember it. Here's a guideline on how to best achieve precisely that. Read more on our Citizen Science blog.

    Tuesday, 14 January 2020