Online Wine Magazine Design – how to start and where to start
With Christmas, the season of wine is stepping in. Exploring, tasting and reviewing varieties of wine, is a hobby of yours. The time to come with the festivity is the right time to get the best of your hobby. To say, you can make it a part-time profession online. How is the idea of having an online wine magazine? Hope, online magazine is not something new to you. If you are in the habit of reading magazines online, give a try to this idea. The very first question is how to start and where to start….
A website in form of a magazine is the first and foremost thing that you need. Get it designed and developed. Website Design and Development is not a single-step process. It involves a lot of things to be done creatively and professionally by an expert. It takes a lot more to build a niche-specific website. Some specific aspects of the niche need to be taken care of at different phases of design and development.
Design is a most crucial phase when the look and feel of a website or online magazine is conceptualized. The aesthetic aspects and impressive effects of the overall design depend on the interface and the background. The harmony of the interface and the background in design must be ensured. Chose two similar themes but with a delicate line of distinction between them for the interface and the background. Choose wine themes for the online wine magazine.
The better the categorization of the main page, the better the look of the overall website. The way the content display of every page is conceptualized, categorized and planned is important for an online magazine cum website. Only it will differentiate your wine website from the existing ones. Evidently, categorization of the content display for the main page and other pages of an online magazine is a creative job which must not be compromised in terms of quality.
The development part is dedicated to the functionalities of a website. Functionalities depend on what you want to do with the website. Are looking to maintain it as a blog, or to run it as a magazine, or to commercialize it? Decide on the purpose or initial requirement, and convey it to the web developer. Note, it is not the ultimate. The functionality integrated at the initial phase can be replaced, improved or modified later on.
Development of functionalities for a wine magazine website is almost akin to that for websites in other niches, for example social media integration, contact page, registration form, inter-page navigation, etc. if you have any particular requirement regarding the functionality of your online wine magazine, specify it to the web developer. You don’t need to worry much about the design and development part. Leave it to a professional Web Designer and Developer.