YouTube Video Demo: https://youtu.be/Y4uoSMYITeI
Project URL: checkmystyle.advan.io
Download Plugin: CheckMy.Style on Chrome Webstore
Duration: ~600 hours
JS, AngularJS, Mongo, Jade + Gulp, Chrome, CSS, JQuery, Facebook Graph
Road map includes:
- Update main interface:
- Socket.io connection for intermittent (~3-4s) polling to update FashionStream as users are bookmarking fashion
- Reduce clutter, increase white-space.
- Determine user interaction level.
- Network with Fashion Bloggers.
- Develop Fashion Stream
- What's trending
- Filter methods
- Develop administration panel
- Removing inappropriate articles
- Banning/user misuse scenarios
- Article flagging system
- Create and maintain whitelist/blacklist for websites
- UIX improvements galore...
- Monetization Strategies:
- Stage 1: Affiliate network links on "Buy Now" buttons
- Stage 2: Banner Ads
- Display targeted ads in plugin based on user search
- Display single sponsored ad on main site rotated on monthly or bi-weekly basis
- Stage 3: Order Aggregation "One Click Outfit Buying"
- Single Sign in with CheckMyStyle
- Develop or utilize existing e-commerce solution to allow fulfillment from participating vendors
- Stage 4: ???
- Stage 5: Profit!