earschool has picked a winning landing page (uncoded) design

For $400 they received 76 design concepts from 14 designers!

  • Award 1
    ear school 4 by dezignwise

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Dates

Starts:23-May-12 6:10 a.m. GMT

Ends:30-May-12 6:10 a.m. GMT

Awards

Award 1: $400, was awarded to dezignw...

Formats

JPG, Layered PSD

Contract

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Materials

File 1: Ear_School_Black.eps (409.6 KB)

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File 2: Ear_School_White.eps (1.2 MB)

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File 3: Ear_School_Black.psd (406.9 KB)

Uploaded on 22-May-12 8:56 p.m. GMT

File 4: Ear_School_White.psd (350.2 KB)

Uploaded on 22-May-12 8:56 p.m. GMT

File 5: Ear_School.eps (410.9 KB)

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File 6: Ear_School.psd (877.2 KB)

Uploaded on 22-May-12 8:56 p.m. GMT

Creative brief

The buyer added updates to the brief. Read them.

Business Name

earschool.com

What do you do?

this is a website for musicians to improve their ear through targeted ear training drills. i have already built a basic version thats live right now (with no design, just some basic functionality). now i need somebody to come in and put a design on it, so im starting with the home page. im hoping to do some 1 to 1's with the winner after this contest.

List the size requirement(s) for your landing page

1000px width, centered

What is your industry?

musicians/education

Describe the target audience for your landing page

musicians of all ages seeking to improve their ear.

What 3 things would you like to communicate to your audience through your landing page?

1) ear training is important for musicians
2) this is the fastest way to improve their ear
3) this is the most enjoyable way as well

How is your company different from your competitors?

- my site is online and can be accessed from anywhere with a browser and internet connection
- my site uses real instruments instead of midi sounds
- my site has a free trial, so you can try it out without paying a dime or giving your credit card

What landing page design styles do you like?

here are some examples of sites:
https://www.wepay.com/
http://frogmetrics.com/
https://crocodoc.com/
https://clutch.io/

What colors do you want to see in your landing page?

whatever the designer finds appropriate

What colors do you NOT want to see in your landing page?

dont want it to be too neon or pastel.

What adjectives should best describe your landing page?

professional. musical. fun. easy.

What content must be included in the landing page?

use the text i have on the live site. i will also need a prominent "take the diagnostic test" button as is on the live site right now.

Do you have additional info or links you'd like to share?

Do NOT concern yourself at all with the current "design" thats currently live at earschool.com. The site is functional with NO design thought put into it at all....

If you arent sure what ear training is, here is the wiki for it: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ear_training

I included my logo if you wish to use this. you can also make your own, or modify the logo provided in any way you want to.

Brief updates

23-May-12 5:24 p.m. GMT
I have a few more notes:
I'd prefer to use graphics instead of pictures.
I'd prefer simple to busy.
24-May-12 2:56 a.m. GMT
though the middle part should be 1000px, please submit entry with at least 1400px (with the 1000px part centered) so i can see what it would look like in a wider browser.