a perfect fit

Kansas City Young Audiences Site Design

In 2001, Firefly Studio LLC was selected by Kansas City Young Audiences (KCYA) to design and program their first Web site, kcya.org. Working from a well-organized and thoughtful plan from the staff of KCYA, Firefly produced a site plan, design and sketches which exceeded their expectations.

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Site Features
& Functionality
kcya.org

 

Web Requirements (2001)

• W3C HTML 4.0 transitional •

• Cross-browser •
PC & Mac compatibility:
Navigator 3.x, Explorer 4.x

• 100% screen fit on •
13” monitor @ 800 x 600 pixels

• 8-bit color depth •

• Two-click max to most content •

• Forms & PDF assets •

• ISP integration •

• Facilitate expansion •
of feature set

• Artful approach •

 

Art & Imaging Design

Sketches, navigation design,
layout, 500 images created
in Adobe Photoshop, Macromedia
Freehand, Adobe Illustrator,
Adobe ImageReady

 

Web Authoring &
Refresh Programming

BBEdit for HTML,
Javascript & Perl programming

CGI functionality with preview
screens and email confirmation

 

Team Role

• 24/7/365 webmastering •
& server support

• Development phase •
planning & execution

• Version control •
& quality assurance

• Content rotation •
& integration

• Annual sitewide •
refresh

• Art Direction •
& Design