new2london.net Social Messaging & PayPal payment integration
Website Summary: Various feature enhancements for the new2london website.
Date: April 2010
Expertise provided: Social Messaging System implementation, Website Payment application architecture, PayPal integration, Project coordination, Client Liaisons
Technology used: ASP.NET 3.5, SQL Server, PayPal, XHTML, CSS
Website Details: The new2london.net website has been enhanced by the addition of a number of features. First was the migration to a paid subscription based website to allow members to use the social networking site’s features that promote making connections with like-minded people new to London. The change of business model meant it required a seamless integration with PayPal to ensure optimal conversions for the website. A Social Messaging system upgrade was also rolled out to the website to improve the members’ experience when messaging friends and new people.
Features: Social Messaging system, PayPal checkout for purchase of website’s membership subscription.