Century Casinos, Inc.

Century Casinos, Inc., founded 1992,
is an international casino entertainment company.

Project Overview

Www.cnty.com The widespread project lies within a centralized website consisting of 13 domains of various cities & different sports where the Century Casino has spread its wings. The project manages all these 13 domains and all that domains are managed by a single backend.

Each domain consists of various functions and task such as you'll get a quick overview of all aspects of real money gambling covering everything from the latest news to getting started & getting registered, different games and its betting types also with the finest information about the restaurants and bars at each casino. The backend also consists of different types of user with access permissions of domains and modules. It is a complete guide for every domain that includes everything a Casino fan needs to know.

Project Key Highlight

Our hands-on approach, flexible practices and expertise has made us win hearts of our clients.

Features

  • Cousino & Sports Corporate Website
  • Modern/Responsive Design
  • Multidomain
  • Event Management
  • Reservation & Bookings
  • News
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Core Highlights

  • 13 Domains
  • Multilingual
  • Multidomain
  • Parallel running TYPO3 7 & 8
  • Access and Rights
  • Online Booking
  • Reservations
  • Follow GDPR
  • Content Editing
  • 3rd Party Integration
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TYPO3 Statistics

  • Pages (~1150+)
  • Backend Users (~32+)
  • TYPO3 version (7.6 | 8.7)
  • Languages (2)
  • Installed TER Extensions (8)
  • Custom Extensions (2)
  • Domains (13)
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Technical Implementation

  • Pixel Perfect Frontend (HTML/CSS) Development
  • Composer based TYPO3 Installation and Configuration
  • Setup Multilingual
  • Configure Multi-Domain
  • Flexible TYPO3 Template Integration with Best Backend Usability
  • Event Management
  • Bookings & Reservations
  • Custom TYPO3 Extension Development
  • Content Integration
  • Setup Access and Rights (for each Backend Usergroups and Users)
  • Security Config (like Disable backend, Setup EV SSL Certificate)
  • Optimization for Speed and Performance
  • SEO Cares
  • QC/QA Testing (cross-platform and functional testing)
  • SLA (Service Level Agreement)
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Project Execution

  • The project was executed according to the “waterfall” model.
  • Initiated with requirement gathering and feasibility study.
  • Frontend development, TYPO3 Integration, QA Testing & Deployment process performed as per the flow.
  • Every process in the project was managed in Project Management System.
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Programming Platform

  • LAMP Platform 
  • Ubuntu OS 
  • PHP >= 7.x
  • Apache >= 2.x
  • MySQL >= 5.x

Frontend Development

  • HTML5
  • CSS3
  • Bootstrap
  • jQuery
  • Angular JS
  • Gulp
  • Responsive web design

TYPO3

  • TYPO3 7 and 8
  • Extbase/Fluid
  • TYPO3 Template Integration
  • TYPO3 Extension Development
  • 3rd Party API Integration

QA Testing

  • Manual Automation Testing
  • UI/UX Design Testing
  • Functioning Testing
  • Browser/OS/Device Compatibility 
  • Speed Performance Testing
  • Usability Testing
  • Unit Testing
  • QA Test Reports and Documentation
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Purpose of use

Tool Name

Communication Tools

Gmail, Skype, Slack, Google Hangout, Ticket system

Development Tools

Sublime, Adobe Photoshop, LAMP (Linux Apache MySQL PHP)

Project Management Tools

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Code Management Tools

Version Control System: Git

Technical Resources

Experience

Project Manager - 1

5+ Years

TYPO3 Integrator - 2

3+ Years

TYPO3 Developer - 1

3+ Years

Frontend Developer - 1

2+ Years

TYPO3 Editor - 1

1+ Years

QA/Tester - 1

3+ Years

  • Requirement Gathering and Analysis
  • Kick-off Meeting
  • Scope Clearance
  • Prepare RFP (Request For Proposal) Document
  • Project Start-up
  • Setup DEV Server Environment (with Composer and Git)

The customer Century Casinos, Inc. (CNTY) has been designed (UI/UX) the site, It was our sole responsibility to make pixel perfect Frontend integration. Our frontend team developed it as follows:

  • Made responsive web design as the provided design of Mobile and Tablet by the customer
  • Mobile-First development approach
  • Modern Styles and Effects
  • Compatible with Cross-browsers
  • Compatible with Cross-devices
  • CMS friendly HTML structure
  • SEO compatibility
  • Optimized Images
  • Code Clean-up
  • Performance Optimization
  • Validated W3C

Our certified TYPO3 template integrators have tried their best to integrate template in the way to achieve best-backend usability to make heaven for backend content editor users.

  • Install and Configure TYPO3 (using Composer)
  • Setup custom extension for templating (EXT:site_default)
  • Integrate Templates Using Fluid and TypoScript
  • Created number of Backend Layout
  • Setup Frontend Templates
  • Setup Grid System (using EXT:gridelements)
  • Extended Page Properties
  • Used TYPO3 Core Elements
  • Developed Custom Content Elements
  • Multi-level Forms Integration
  • Created Backend User groups and Users/Editors
  • Access and Rights

We have dedicated QA testing team who always take care well about the quality of the whole project, Here is the quick checklist as follows:

  • Cross-Platform Testing
  • UX/UI Testing
  • Pixel Perfect Design Testing
  • Functional Testing
  • Backend Usability Testing
  • Issues/Bugs Fixing
  • Review Issues/Bugs
  • Provided detailed Backend Manual/Documentation

Operating system

Version

iOS

11.x

Android

8.x

Browser

Version

Chrome

latest and 2nd latest version

Firefox

latest and 2nd latest version

Internet Explorer

latest and 2nd latest version

Safari

latest and 2nd latest version

Devices

Remarks

Smartphones

panel and landscape format

Tablets

panel and landscape format

At this stage, We have integrated number TYPO3 extension from TER as well as developed custom TYPO3 extension developed based on the client’s requirement.

We have also worked on miscellaneous tasks like as follows:

  • SEO Setup (Meta-data, Opengraph, Google analytics and Tag-manager)
  • Social media share feature
  • Install and Configure EXT:realurl
  • Setup 404 Error Page
  • Non-www to www
  • GDPR Compliance (cookie bar, privacy page, setup SSL etc.,)
  • Install and configure EXT:staticfilecache
  • Speed and Performance Optimization 

Challenges & Solutions

Editor Friendly Backend

Challenges

  • Many backend “non-technical” editors for each sites
  • Should be very easy to understand and work with the backend management

Solutions

  • Simple backend layout options
  • Implemented Grid Container System
  • Provided flexibility to manage any content to any page system
  • Maximum usage many TYPO3 core elements
  • Integrated easy and flexible content elements
  • Provided detailed “Backend Manual”
  • And, wherever required, we have given screen share demo

Multisite and Theme Management

Challenges

  • CNTY contains many main and microsites
  • Maintain many of the layouts and themes
  • Administrator should be able to easily add and maintain new site from the TYPO3 backend

Solutions

  • Developed custom theme extension to manage themes and layout
  • Setup proper multisite and multilingual using TYPO3 core and EXT:realurl
  • Future extensibility, where the administrator can manage multisite with Best backend usability provided to add/edit/hide sites from backend using TYPO3 page tree, TS constant, Global configuration, Localization etc.,
  • Maintain coding standards to make sure each change applies well to every-sites.

WEBSITE SCREENS

  • Desktop
  • Mobile Device

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