The preceding website (version 4.0) had been principally designed in 2001, and competitors were beginning to catch up technologically. It was necessary to develop a new design for the company home page. Many of the website’s users are not fully computer literate. This required a relatively basic design. After studying two years of logs it was found that 99% of visitors used Mozilla/Firefox or Internet Explorer. For that reason, no energies were expended testing Safari or other browsers on the site.

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This site design was used for several years and was the last version of to not feature a shopping cart. It is a snapshot taken shortly before it was upgraded to the magento version of the site.