General Ideas

The Website

Something we can all participate in as Austinites. Something new and engaging. Preferably direct access to each other, and our city's leaders. An All-Austin resource. A way to organize ourselves. Maybe a huge database of e-mail addresses? A different kind of yellow pages?

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Content/Information Architecture

Live Music Listings

A better live-music search. Use Turn2Live (turn2live.com) as an event feeder and event manager. They will have the fully fleshed out version of the site within 2 months. Not to mention, COA doesn't need to spend $45-$60K on maintenance for their live-music portal.

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Interface/User Experience

Open API based user selectable themes/skins

With a fully open API to the backend data, it would be possible to create multiple GUI themes for users to choose from, as well as easily modify the default front end GUI or, for expert level users, even write their own custom ones (and possibly submit them for use by other site users, if they're popular). This would get around the "there's always a complaint" problem, as well as the "change noise" problem, particularly ...more »

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