Swatcloud is a marketplace where students design and develop end-to-end digital products for small businesses. Swatcloud is a platform built for siliconvalley4u, an online coding school, to both showcase current projects and convince new businesses to submit theirs.
Kish redesigned and developed this platform as part of his larger no-code/UX work with siliconvalley4u.
Siliconvalley4u, the organization behind Swatcloud, serves a two sided marketplace
The Swatcloud platform needs to both showcase student work and also sell new clients to get their projects done through siliconvalley4u.
The existing version of Swatcloud , though functional, received very little traffic and was cited as being unprofessional and hard to navigate. In addition for the
managers it was difficult to update content and add new student projects.
With an understanding of the target audience and pain points from the existing version, Kish redesigned the platform.
In short, some of the improvements made to the design included
Kish built the new website himself using Webflow, taking advantage of their CMS functionality. Webflow CMS enables managers of the site to easily add/change content, which was a huge plus for the clients.