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Website of the Week: StudentBuddies.com

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It may only be Monday but I still reckon it’s time for another Website of the Week!

This time we’ve got StudentBuddies.com, an ‘essential guide to University in Scotland’. To start with, design wise there’s a lot of cohesion and continuity to this site.

The homepage directs new users to pages where they can ask questions about uni life; learn about how to apply; get help with funding; and read a guide to university life. The homepage makes great use of the HTML widget, including a Twitter feed and an RSS feed from the forum.

Even though its just a couple of months old the website has already racked up over 8,000 visitors.

Website Address:

www.studentbuddies.com

When did you build your website?

June 2010

Why did you build a website?

Wanted to create a website specifically for students studying at Scottish universities to provide information and create an online community.

What do you like best about your website?

Bright colours – i feel its very attractive and eye-caatching and easy to follow.

What is your best website building tip?

Keep it simple but fun and make sure you give your users what they want.

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If you want to be featured as our Website of the week, and get exposure to thousands of readers of the WebEden blog, visit the forum now!