Produce a new look for a website.
3.1.2 Formal Report
The problem that was in need of solving was to produce a new look for
wow.com to target the 17 to 25 year olds. The look that the company
were trying to aim for was young, energetic, dynamic and flexible.
I firstly set out by comparing some current documents such as flyers,
letters and invoices. This helped me as I could gather the best parts
from these documents and use them to give me ideas to create new ones.
The documents that I selected had to be 3 of a kind that were from
three companies with two of a flyer and a letter.
I the started off by researching and designing a logo for the new look
wow.com. I produced four prototypes of the logo and selected the best
one that I felt had got the right look that I wanted. The final design
included two people which I felt really stood out from the rest of the
The next task was to design the letterhead to update the old style
into the new look. I used the documents that I collected at the
beginning to give me ideas on how to design it. These where then used
as templates for my design, my design for the letterhead was pretty
simple as I felt that I didn’t want to overcrowd the sheet.
I then brought an example of a staff newsletter and used it to get
some ideas from. I then went about designing the staff newsletter for
wow.com. It contained four pages which included a front cover, two
article pages and a fun and game...