Ecodemic was a Custom PHP development project done for a client in USA in mid-2000s. The application had a vast number of dynamcic fearures, and this Project really helped our PHP team to grow their skillsets in to Custom PHP development. The project no longer exists, But it still exists in our memory as a delight.
A social community content website where thoughts, opinions and creative writings are posted and voted by users. The site gives more importance to content first, social networking second. It is a website which gives more prominence to content first, social networking second. Echodemic is a place for people to express themselves, be heard and be judged by fellow readers. That is the reason the site has its punch line as “Be Heard”
Macronimous was posed with the following business needs in the Echodemic website:
The site had to be basically a blog site, wherein registered users could post on their blogs. The management of the website needed a feature to be incorporated into the website called Content Pluming, wherein RSS feeds from other websites could be posted into Echodemic.
They also wanted user management functionalities, as the site was also going to be a social networking site.
Another functionality that the clients pressed about was to classify the various contents according to the category in which they fit the best.
An Echodemic threshold had to be set up for all content categories. When the limit is exceeded by any blog content, that blog should be reflected on the home page of the website.
Macronimous provided the following solutions to the challenges that were put forth by the clients.
Also, Top 10 blogs are also shown below each category.
Few of the many advantages include: