New virtual platform for the Plaine du Var
EAB's French team at Entreprise AB have launched a new bilingual website for the beautiful Plaine du Var region just inland from the Côte d'Azur. The website serves two main purposes:
- to promote this beautiful and historic part of the south of France
- to promote communication and cooperation between the various communities that are spread out through the Var valley.
Our French content development specialists provided each of the 15 local communities with photo albums and slideshows of the Plaine du Var's stunning scenery, historical information, blogs and news as well as information about the government's extensive development plans for the region.
Regional and national news is provided by the Nice Matin newspaper.
Local community members can make use of the classified ads system, online chat, local directories and discussion forums – all available at both the village level and the district level.
André Bottin, EAB's managing director said:
“As a native of Saint Martin du Var I'm very pleased that our team has made this contribution to the communities of the beautiful Plaine du Var district. From the beginning EAB has always kept the corporate social responsibility (CSR) ethic central to what we do so it's been very satisfying to make use of our content development and website development skills to provide for free such a significant web-based tool to the local community where I grew up.”
The website was built using the multilingual eZ Publish content management system (CMS) with bespoke PHP and jQuery extensions providing extra functionality.
Visit the website at www.laplaineduvar.fr.