CompetitionSuite Pages was announced a couple days ago. One of our goals was to allow you to customize the design of the site.
Pages comes with a default design, but you're welcome and encouraged to change the design to your hearts content. The possible designs for your web site are endless! In fact, the CompetitionSuite Blog is hosted using CompetitionSuite Pages.
To customize CompetitionSuite Pages, you'll need to know (or learn) HTML and CSS. Or you can hire someone that already knows HTML and CSS.
Here are some resources that may help you get started:
CompetitionSuite is willing to help you design and implement your new Pages web site for a fee. If you're interested in having CompetitionSuite staff help, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. We'll be happy to set up a call to discuss your needs.
Almost weekly, we receive emails asking something along the lines of:
We need a new web site, will you build it for us?
Each time, we have declined. We've wanted to help, but we haven't been able to find the time to focus on such an endeavor.
From the start, CompetitionSuite has wanted to help you and your organization succeed. Your web site is no different... We'd like to introduce CompetitionSuite Pages.
CompetitionSuite pages allows you to quickly create a web site for your organization. The web site is integrated with the rest of the CompetitionSuite system. Your new CompetitionSuite Pages web site automatically displays upcoming events, past events (that utilized CompetitionSuite) and all of your groups.
We didn't stop there, you are able customize the design, create non-standard pages, and post news articles.
Here are some questions that may have crossed your mind...
I have a web site, what's the benefit of CompetitionSuite Pages?
CompetitionSuite Pages is already integrated with the CompetitionSuite system. That means you don't need to hire a developer to integrate your web site with the CompetitionSuite API. You can still hire a developer or designer to design your web site (or you can hire CompetitionSuite to design your web site by emailing us).
How do I get to my web site?
When you sign up for CompetitionSuite Pages, you are able to select a subdomain name. This subdomain allows you to access your web site. Subdomains are in the format <custom-name>.compsuite.io
Can I keep my domain name?
Of course! Once you sign up, you'll be able to provide a custom domain name. You'll need to make some changes to your registrar so people are able to use your domain to access your new web site.
How much does CompetitionSuite Pages cost?
CompetitionSuite Pages is not included with the CompetitionSuite system like other features. You can log into your account and click Activate Pages to view pricing information.
Is there a trial?
Yes! You can use CompetitionSuite Pages for 30 days for free. After the 30 days, you're credit card will be charged based on the level you signed up for.
How do I sign up?
If you're an organization administrator, you can log into your CompetitionSuite account and click Activate Pages under your organization. Fill in the information and you're ready to go!
Have more questions? Email us at email@example.com and we'll answer any questions you have!