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High School Network
We operate a network of high school alumni websites. We need a catchy design for what we will call the High School Spirit Meter. This will be a measure of how much high school spirit a user of the alumni site has. The more they interact on the site, the more High School Spirit they have.
We want the meter to display 5 "levels" of high school spirit, so we envision an image or tracking bar that is shaded based on the level the user reaches.
For example, new user would have 0 shading, the more interaction the user has, they go to level 1 which might have 20% of said image shaded, level 2 - 40%, level 5 - 100%.
So, taking the above into consideration, we really need 5 different images (one for each level of shading for the High School Spirit Meter).
Tell us a bit about who you are and the people you reach
U.S. only high school alumni (so basically anyone 18 years old or older who graduated from a U.S. high school).
The image(s) should be 250x30 pixels in size.
The image(s) should be in jpg or gif format.
The image(s) should be able to be used as a background image so text (the spirit score) can be overlayed on top of the image.
The image does NOT have to include the text of High School Spirit Meter - that name is used to explain the concept.
The image should be clean and professional - it should NOT be flashy, animated, etc.
Some random ideas we had for the spirit meter were a megaphone or any high school related image. However, someone may design a simple shaded bar as the meter but other images before/around the meter to fit the concept.