Website development

phase 1 complete

Phase 1 complete! The Crewbay team has completed the initial transformation from the 2004 design. Crewbay is now totally FREE.


It has taken 6 long months designing and developing the new Crewbay on top other work schedules. We are proud to upload a new and improved version which will hopefully pave the way to a more successful crewing platform and help crew and boat owners come together easier.

Phase 1 objectives:

TickCreate a new corporate identity (logo, colour schemes, style sheets)

TickRedesign the functionality of the site to improve navigation, search results

TickCreate richer profile pages with the option of adding more information


Phase 2 complete! 6 months on and the Crewbay team is on track completing the next phase of development.

Phase 2 objectives:

TickIron out any bugs from phase 1 and tweak the working model where necessary.

TickCreate the initial design for the Boat House Forum and make it live.

TickAdd additional profile facilities (CV uploader, Blog, Dashboard)

TickImprove Crewbay's profile management (notification preferences, change password facility, change username facility, change email)

TickOffer free advertising to the RNLI, doing our bit to help them keep the UK's shores safe.

TickImprove registration pages in order to improve userbility.


Phase 3 & 4 complete! The Crewbay team has tripled traffic stats, boosted it's way up on the Google ranking and we've designed and developed stronger content to make this the No.1 online crewing platform. Still on course!

Phase 3 objectives:

TickIroned out bugs from the Boat House Forum.

TickSimplified registration option for boat owners.

TickCropping tool added profile 'photo uploader'.

TickFacebook and Twitter accounts setup with relevant button placed on CB.

TickNew profile menu for a more user friendly interface. All your option inone place!

TickRYA Career Page.

TickUseful Links page.

TickCB pdf poster.

TickMassive promo initiative in Europe and the Caribbean; visiting top events, Facebook networking and Flyering.