Technical Writing Project Cover Sheet
Capstone Project Name: Analytic Portal
Student Name: S K. C
Degree Program: Bachelor of Science, IT - Software
Student Mentor Name: Debbie Grudinschi
Capstone Project Waiver/Release Statement Acknowledgement
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Student’s Ink or Electronic Signature Date SignedTable of Contents
Capstone Project Summary 1
Review of Other Work 1
Project Rationale 2
Systems Analysis and Methodology 2
Goals and Objectives 3
Project Deliverables 4
Project Plan and Timelines 4
Capstone Project Summary
My capstone project is to develop and deploy an analytic and online support chat for a local furniture company to demonstrate the current websites weaknesses and identify areas that need improvement. This local company is experiencing a high number of visitors who leave within the first ten seconds and a very low conversion rate. The company wishes to find ways to increase spending efficiency and create a better visitor experience. Currently the company relies on a third-party company to provide these services, which results in inaccurate web traffic data, duplicate...