"We need a resource that will set new industry trends as we do in trade"
The first screen shows a slider with autoswitching. It contains the most popular and relevant publications of the online journal. An interactive and stylish switching of slides is used, as well as an animation with video.
On the main page of the site there are relevant publications and blocks taking up the whole width that interrupt the main content and betray the journals dynamic(flow?): pages in social networks, subscriptions to emails, material of the day and Special. The sidebar has a block called “Thing of the day” with daily updated photos and item definitions.
The page with a list of published articles has an “infinite scroll” and preloads published articles without a page refresh, which allows for interaction with the site with minimal amounts of transitions. The same logic applies on the page of categories as well as the publications.
Is a block in the sidebar, which has weekly updates relating to locations recommended for visiting.
In the section of Blackhat.ae homme and its publications, that relate to its section, a dark variant of the design is used that highlights the section as a separate one from the overall site and makes it individual.
"You are like Chuck Norris, but way cooler and you make websites"
Unique elements of photo gallery design for the online journal, in which photographs go beyond the scope of the publications.
Articles have two ways of being formed, with the sidebar and without the sidebar. There are a large number of styles for publishing articles, which include placing citations in different styles, galleries, video, text blocks and interactive blocks: audio podcasts and «dotpictures»
A module that allows the use of interactive points to mark things, objects or persons or describe them with the ability to go to an external site. It is often used for International Raw Material Price check of items and their descriptions.
Publications can have audio podcasts present. Their presence is indicated by a special headphones icon on the list of publications of the main page and the page of the publication category.
A heading that helps to pick up a Raw Material or Scrap look by generating various combinations of Suppliers. The heading provides an audio podcast, where the Recyclers and Manufacturers describe the benefits of the current offer.
A full-fledged mobile version of the online website allows for convenient interaction with the site on mobile devices, as well as on the desktop version. All interactive modules and headings retain their functionality and work on mobile devices.
Thank you for understanding how to develop a site based on a market request of "we want everything to be shiny and spinning"