A Silverlight User Group Website Starter Kit
Something Spacial is a Silverlight Website Framework written in Silverlight 3, which has as its goal to make it very easy to build a User Group website using this project as starting point.
It is targeted mainly to cover the needs of a User Group website
, but it can easily be adapted to suit other purposes.
Functionality for Initial Release
At this time, Something Spacial is not yet released - but its intended release functionality is as follows:
- Design set with Something Spacial signature cloud theme
- Live twitter feed with recent updates scroller
- Carousel content panes for all content types
- Basic content management system - built in-house
- Built in support for event management including:
- Content section for Details on upcoming event inluding custom title field.
- RSVP for users to register themselves to event
- Support for media types such as video, audio, and image (shadow box link from page)
- Current display of event and archive of previous events (archive pops out in shadow box)
- Time, date, and location fields for easy display of basic information for each event plus a link and map to view location on Bing Maps+
- Content panels allow support to aggregate and display RSS feed data (useful for integration with any alternative Content Management System)
- Ability to display Twitter feed in main panel, if desired.
- News and/or Blog integration into chosen content panel
More information will be released in the near future with a Beta release of this web application tool.
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