(PRWEB) August 3, 2005
Designers of online stores have an opportunity to win a series of prizes including a high-end Apple iPod in the Pimp My Cart contest announced today by WebAssist. The contest showcases the best eCommerce sites created with WA eCommerce Suite or WA eCart software from WebAssist. Entries must be submitted by 12:00 midnight PST, September 15, 2005. Winners will be announced at the Macromedia conference, MAX, on October 16, 2005, in Anaheim, California.
Participants in the Pimp My Cart contest may win in one of four categories. Shopping carts displaying the best look and feel may take the Hottest Cart Skin prize. The online store exhibiting the most complete use the PayPal checkout system are in line to win the Smoothest PayPal Integration category. The Most Tricked Out Cart award goes to the shopping cart with the highest degree of functionality. Winners in all three of these categories will receive a credit of $300 toward any WebAssist software. One grand prize will be given to the Best Overall Cart: a new 60GB Color Apple iPod, worth $399, and $500 credit toward WebAssist software.
ÂThe Pimp My Cart contest is a fun way for us at WebAssist to recognize all the hard work and innovative design that developers have infused into their online stores,Â said Joseph Lowery, Director of Marketing for WebAssist. ÂMacromedia Dreamweaver and our eCommerce solutions, WA eCart and WA eCommerce Suite, provide a terrific toolset for designers and developers of all levels to create unique and effective Web shopping sites.Â
To make it easier for more designers to participate, WebAssist is offering a 25% discount on WA eCommerce Suite for a limited time. Normally WA eCommerce Suite is sold at $399.99; with the contest discount, it can be purchased for $299.99. Current WA eCart owners can upgrade to WA eCommerce Suite for $299.99 and save $200.00.
The contest is open to anyone who has created an online store in WA eCart or WA eCommerce Suite. Designers may enter as many times as they like, but each entry must include a URL to a different online store. WebAssist reserves the right to include the sites entered and the names of the winners in marketing and promotional materials.
About Webassist.com Corporation
WebAssist makes the Web work with market-leading extensions (software add-ons) for the Macromedia platform in eCommerce and productivity. Through custom integration services, WebAssist empowers businesses to extend their product's reach into the world-wide developer market. WebAssist.com hosts a self-service developer community with over 200,000 members registered. WebAssist's partners include Macromedia, PayPal, Yahoo!, Google, and Affinity.
Joseph Lowery, Director of Marketing
+1 760.633.4013 x109
Michael Leske, Director of Worldwide Sales
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