App serves as the website for each boat.
Can use URL redirects from say www.yachtname.com to yachtname.strbrd.com
According to settings, public can view published items,eg results, events, crew etc
Visitors to boat homepages should be able to follow boat on twitter or facebook, rather than our actual site.
Automatically bring back results from races for that boat.
Heavily based around photos which should attract more visitors
Provides an entree to crew to become part of the boat. Displays interesting characteristics of the boat.
Page should have Facebook Like & Twitter Tweet on it to increase distribution / traffic.
News. Boats and events will often appear in the news. We should provide a link to that.
Provides link to home yacht club.
Status updates (potentially) scrolling. See www.spotify.com as a good example.
Dimensions, LOA, LWL, Beam (max), Displacement, Ballast, Draft Standard, Draft Minimum, Water Tank, Fuel Tank
Details, Builder, Country, Designer, Hull Type, Rig Type, Material, Keel Type, CE Class, Production, Engine
Home yacht club, URL, Address (Google maps)
Race Type, Pursuit, Standard
Results, Provisional, Final
Scoring, Pursuit Races, Start Time, Finish Time, Additions & Subtractions, Standard Race
Protests, Notification Engine
Data, Sail #, Skipper, Contact Details, Yacht Club, LOA, etc.
Regatta Director, Contact Info
Documents, eg NOR
Type, Social Race, Serious Race, Delivery
Crew, Min, Max
CAT Rating, Default Crew #s
Part of a Series
Pre-populate wherever possible
Everything designed to reduce friction
Likes, http://letsfreckle.com/, http://xero.com, http://www.yammer.com, http://www.nicereply.com, http://www.supereightstudio.com, http://dribbble.com, http://outright.com, http://flavors.me/, http://www.assistly.com/, http://www.flowtown.com, http://swipely.com
Patterns & Techniques, Progressive Disclosure, Lazy Registration, Forgiving format in search, Clear Primary Actions, Breadcrumbs, Hover Controls, Calm Separation of Elements, Treat text as User Interface, Simple and Usable Forms, Real-Time Updates, User-Centric User Interface, Advertise features of the application, Use contrast to manage focus
Blog, Integrated, Twitter
Photos, Integrated, Facebook, Flickr, When users add photos they get shared (according to settings) with facebook and flickr
Videos, Integrated, Vimeo, YouTube
Automated twitter, So when the skipper updates a status on our site it feeds out through the twitted account of the boat, Users should be able to create account through twitter
Automated facebook, Users should be able to create account / login through facebook, According to settings, update to yacht's\rpage get posted to Facebook. See tripit\ror Runmeter.
Look up crew for events
Update boat status
GPS for events like Runmeter
TP52 Class site
US Sailing Boat Show
Yacht website templates
Yacht ownership management
Yacht social networking