RTV 420 Presentation Guide



PRESENTING YOUR PROPOSAL:

The web site presentation must be done following this structure:
INTRODUCTION:  (30 seconds)  Introduce yourself and describe why the focus for your site was chosen. Explain the way you see yourself positioned against 'the competition.' Define your target audience and explain why what you have done will appeal to them.  Provide an overview of what you are about to show us.
(transition -- tell us where you're going next)
MAIN POINT 1:  (1 minute) Go through the basic layout of each of your site's pages.
(transition -- tell us where you're going next)
MAIN POINT 2:  ( 1 minute) Go through and explain how the Design of the pages will be effective. Note how the site is navigated and explain its usability. Talk about the effectiveness of the images and graphics you have created.
(transition -- tell us where you're going next)
MAIN POINT 3:  ( 1.5 minutes) Go through and explain the audio and video. Play an audio clip and piece of the video, then tell us how you see audio and video being useful to your personal marketing and appeal to the target audience.
(transition -- tell us where you're going next)
MAIN POINT 4:  (1 minute)  Talk about what else you think you plan to include is the site once it's complete. Explain things that you have investigated (widget based ideas, other interactive features, connection to mobile media and social media, etc.) that you suggest the final site should include -- and explain why.
(transition -- tell us you're wrapping up)
CONCLUSION: (30 seconds)  Reiterate how you see yourself as positioned against 'the competition' and how this site will appeal to your target audience.  Provide a summary of the main points you just did.  Make a final statement that drives home why this site is the exact thing you need to represent yourself well online.

IF YOU DO NOT PLAN AND FOLLOW THIS PRESENTATION AND DEMONSTRATE THAT YOU HAVE PRACTICED IT AND KNOW IT WELL--AND FOLLOW ITS STRUCTURE, YOUR MAXIMUM PROJECT GRADE WILL BE NO HIGHER THAN A 'C' NO MATTER HOW GOOD YOUR SITE IS.