We've picked a winner!
Use of a typography hierarchy and complimentary fonts
Use of Global Colors and spot colors to emphasize important words/content
A well organized menu, and addition of top menu for actionable tasks for the visitor
The design is based on the award-winning Mono Template System, yet it has been adjusted to work for the small business customer
Well designed calls-to-action throughout the website that incorporate both imagery and iconography to attract the users engagement
It scored very high on Google Page Speed tests, including mobile and desktop
gallery of judges' favorites
We're truly impressed with all the beautiful websites that have been submitted, and it was wonderful to see so much creativity come to life on the Mono Platform. With so many fantastic website entries, we've decided to showcase some of the judges' favorites below to highlight some unique and creative uses of the Mono Platform.
join the competition
Calling all website designers! We know that you use the Mono Platform every day to build websites for small businesses, but now we want to see what you can do.
From now until January 31, 2019 - Mono is running a competition to see who can build the best SMB website. We'll announce a winner in mid-February!
how to enter
Simply send us a link to the website at:
Feel free to include a short description (max 200 words) of why you think that you should win!
the winner takes it all
The winner will receive a 250 USD/ 220 EUR Amazon gift card.
*See terms & conditions below
We'll look for design best practices, including:
Use of Global Styling for key design elements, such as fonts, buttons and modules
A harmonious and consistent use of color palette across the website
An overall positive user experience, such as easy-to-use header/navigation/footer
TIP: Extra points if you use the award-winning Mono Template System!
We'll look for content best practices, including:
Use of Global Data and Global Data tags for key business information
Clear calls-to-action that encourage online conversion, and help drive business for the SMB
Use of On-Site Engagements to capture website visitor attention
We'll be testing your website performance for:
Page speed (mobile and desktop)
Number of structured data points
No custom CSS
share the competition!
Want to share the competition with your team? Download this PDF and send it to your team of website designers working on the Mono Platform.
*COMPETITION TERMS & CONDITIONS
1. It must be a live website subscription with an attached domain
2. You may submit more than one website
3. Please note that you will not receive any feedback on your submission
4. You may not receive help from anyone working at Mono Solutions specific to building a website for this competition
5. By submitting a website to this competition, it may be used as an example website by Mono and maybe used in our marketing
6. The website will be judged by a select group of Mono team members from the design, education and sales teams