Matt Giovannoni from Hollywood Boulevard Cinema
“Positive: Professionalism, Quality, Responsiveness, Value The team at Plego Technologies are straight forward and a hard working group. They have help us fix multiple issues with our website.
Hollywood Blvd Cinema
Client ProfileHollywood Blvd Cinema is a Movie Theater and Restaurant with Online Seating reservations that offers Innovative Theme based Theatres with a variety of features to enhance the movie going experience. Hollywood Blvd Cinema offerings include the following;
- Multiple Screens of Entertainment
- Warm appetizers – While watching a Movie.
- Arcade Games for Visitors.
- Custom themed Events
Business ChallengesHollywood Blvd Cinema had the following challenges with their website;
- They were dealing with a cumbersome CMS that was difficult to manage
- Integration with third-party ticket management system was not consistent, with customers having issues properly completing the eCommerce checkout process
- Needed to enable online purchasing of Gift Cards
SolutionPlego Technologies designed, built and completed a custom WordPress based Web Application by integrating the latest technologies that provided Hollywood Blvd Cinema’s users and staff a more updated and efficient website browsing and management experience. The goal was to successfully remove the site from a proprietary CMS and migrate it to the more intuitive and user-friendly experience of WordPress. Some of the features are highlighted below;
- Ready Theatre System
- RTS Based Online Ticket System introduced. Ref (www.rts-solutions.com)
- Desired Seats, Timeslots and Shows could easily be managed with one click.
- Listing the Business portfolio and services
- Sections for the Portfolio are incorporated within web pages.
- Services listed with classic layouts.
- Payment Integration
- Introducing Latest Payment Integration Technologies to Unlock Business Growth.
- Unified Payments API
- Seamless Checkout Pages with Strong UI/UX Layouts.
- Managed CMS Features (WordPress)
- Empowered Client to edit and modify content easily, including (Header, Footer, Menu and Other Page Details).
- Graphical user interface tools pioneering Performance, Scalability and Flexibility.
- Virtual Tour of Theme based Theatres
- HD Images incorporated enhancing the real-time experience of users online.
- Birthday Pass Feature
- Users can obtain Passes with Barcodes and Redeem them in person.
- Passes award eight gifts per year and cannot be used once they have been scanned.
- Membership Form
- Availability of Membership forms against theatre services.
- The Header of the website is composed of a Logo with a strong slogan, Address, Contact Number, Membership Access and links to Blog with Social Media Platforms.
- Dynamic Banner slider with crafty layouts provides a look into trending features and events.
- Main Menu describes Hollywood Blvd Cinema’s featured sections.
Movie timings available on homepage.
Upcoming Events contain links inside the slider.
Trending blog articles are featured.
Daily Special Deals are featured.
Footer Menu deals with the following features;
- The section comprises different features Blvd offers with the link attached to the poster design.
- Internal links;
- Direction – (Map of the Location)
- FAQS – (Question and their Answers)
- Employment – (Form)
- Donation & Fundraisers – (Free ticket requests from Non-Profit Organizations)
- Parties – (Private, Rental, Sporting Events, Gaming & More)
- Contact us – (Form with all the essential Information required)
- Social Media Links
- Available Payment Methods
Showtimes and TicketsSection allocated for Current and upcoming Movies with poster designs and internal links.
Upon clicking on any poster, the web app redirects to the movie detail page;
- Ticket Availability of showtimes Online/Offline
- Ticket Price Summary
- Description of Movie
- YouTube link of Movie Trailer embedded.
- Reconfirming the Correct timing.
- Button Highlights a Checkbox of an Agreement.
Plego Technologies executed modern interface design to unlock the real-time ticket purchasing experience for online users. The complete process of purchasing the tickets online is defined below;
- RTS Based Online Ticket System integrated.
- Client gets access to Desired Seat, Timeslot and Movie that can easily be managed with one click.
Ticket type Dropdown box appears with click of the continue button. Continue button passes through to the Checkout page with features below;
- Movie Trivia Night
- Hiring Events
- Craft Beer Challenge
Theater Menu SectionProvides complete detail regarding availability and prices of the following
- Food Menu
- Drink Menu
- Daily Special Deals
- Gives an insight to the themes that are present within their theaters
- Users can browse the theatre themes with HD Images popup on click.
- Section reserved for deceased entertainment Heroes for tribute and acknowledging their contributions.
Host an EventInformation about Hosting an Event at Hollywood Blvd Cinema User is prompted to select their desired category. This Section Demonstrates the type of event with included features. Form needs to be filled out to initiate the request.
Gift CardsGift Cards can be Purchased Online.
- Recipient information Form.
- User Information to be filled out before Checkout.
- Screen to Check Available Card Balance
- A Complete Photo Gallery of Celebrities that have visited Hollywood Blvd Cinema.
- Thumbnail Pops up on Click with Information blurb.