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“Atlanta Hawks Official Online Store.” Atlanta Hawks Official Online Store. N.p., n.d. Web. 01 Apr. 2016. The Atlanta Hawks easily directed me to Hawksshop.com. As I reviewed the tabs on the NBA team’s website, I clicked on the ‘Hawks Shop’ tab, where it lead me to the website. The creators of the website are in association with the Hawks’ team and it’s web designers. It’s purpose is to sell the gear to Atlanta Hawks’ fans. Some of the gear includes shirts, jerseys, playoff tees, sweats, jackets, and even novelties for fans all ages and sizes. The kind of evidence it provides is the address for the shop, and contact information. The intended audience are fans of the team and people wanting to buy novelties. The website also includes tabs like ‘Men, Women, New Items, Youth, Hats, Novelty, Retro, Gift Cards, and Clearance.’ I’ve noticed that most gear don’t run sizes larger than XXL, or smaller than S. The website useful because it’s an official dealer of merchandise for the Hawks and provides information on prices on gear and other...

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“Philips Arena :: Home.” Philips Arena :: Home. N.p., n.d. Web. 01 Apr. 2016. As I observed the Atlanta Hawks’ website, I discovered that the Hawks play their home games at Philips Arena. The website also directly leads you to the Phillips Arena website. I got there by going under the ‘More’ tab and clicking ‘Philips Arena.’ As I first opened the official Philips Arena website, an ad for the Atlanta Hawks popped up. It advertises the playoffs and purchasing tickets to see the Hawks playing at home. The purpose of the website is to inform visitors of the arenas future events, ticketing, seating directions and parking information. I noticed at the very top of the website you can find a Facebook and Twitter link, and it also has “THE WORLD’S FIRST LEED CERTIFIED NBA ARENA” mentioned. The visitors of the arena and people looking to attended events are the intended audience. The kinds of evidence it provides are list of dates of specific events,virtual seating map of the arena, and history of the arena. The source is useful because of all the information and guidance it provides to the public. It engages viewers to attend events they could be interested in and easily navigates them to what they’re looking...

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“NBA.com, Official Site of the National Basketball Association.” NBA.com. NBA Media Ventures, LLC, n.d. Web. 25 Mar. 2016. The National Basketball Association website contains much more information than the Atlanta Hawks website. The website is created by the Association and employs who work to create it. The purpose of the website is to give fans of the league information on virtually anything regarding the league. They provide news, scores from every game, stats from every game, standings of every team, and other specific and general information. It has information on the history of the league and even information on NBA official’s rule book and how they make calls. The purpose it serves is a purpose that is important to any professional sport and some of the greatest 50 players listed. It provides fans with information on the sport and the teams associated with it. The website helps fans see options of where they could watch, and also directs fans to their favorite teams. It provides news on each team and how their foundation,NBA Care, helps communities. The intended audience is passionate professional basketball fans, people seeking highlights from games, or anyone seeking headlines, or any general information on the association. Its useful for all these reasons and more. It could also help those seeking careers information. Overall this convenient website on all things NBA, serves its purpose to feeding fans information about the...

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“Atlanta Hawks.” Atlanta Hawks. NBA Media Ventures, LLC, n.d. Web. 25 Mar. 2016. The Atlanta Hawks website is under the official National Basketball Association’s website and is ran by the web designers for the team. The evidence that supports this is at the bottom of the website under ‘Staff Directory.’ When clicking on that you find the staff members on the team in regards to ‘Marketing, Creative services, Retail and Video Production.’ The people that are listed under this tab are those that work with the Atlanta Hawks website. Their purpose is to give information about the team, players, standings, scheduled games, news, and community dealing with the Hawks. It’s intended audience is fans, people looking to watch a game, or people looking to see latest news about the Atlanta Hawks. The website also includes stats on players, information on how to seek employment, information on how to be a member of the Atlanta Hawks Basketball Club, and even videos on the best plays of the week. The creators of the website seemed to want the site to be a unique and interactive experience for fans and other...

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Dupree, Nathalie, and Cynthia Graubart. “The Flying Biscuit.” Atlanta Magazine. Atlanta Magazine, 23 May 2011. Web. 03 Mar. 2016. Nathalie Dupree, a chef and the author of ‘New Southern Cooking,’ and Cynthia Graubart, also a chef and author, write this article to glorify the famous biscuits that come from The Flying Biscuit Café. They are qualified to write this article because both of these women have went to culinary school and studied southern cooking and went as far as writing books on the topic. The used the recipe of the famous biscuits and experience in this article. The authors’ purpose was to give instruction on how to make the biscuits and to inform readers of how good they are. “The Flying Biscuit Cafe is reputed to have the best biscuit in Atlanta.” The readers of Atlanta magazine are the intended audience. People who are looking to make these biscuits and want to know a little more about the café and what has made it so popular. “They churn them out day after day, and moans of pleasure can be heard out on the street by the lines of young and old waiting for a seat.” This source is useful because it reflects on the biscuits that made this café important to Atlanta. The interior has been seen as unique and a home feel to it, along with the smell of the...

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Berta, Dina. “Q&A Champion: Flying Biscuit’s Ideal Servers.” Nation’s Restaurant News 10 Dec. 2007: 18. Business Source Corporate [EBSCO]. Web. 22 Feb. 2016. Dina Berta, a journalist for ‘Nation’s Restaurant News’ writes an article about her conversation with the founder of Flying Biscuits Café that uncovers the ‘business side of the franchise’. The evidence used to support the text is an actual interview Berta had with Delia Champion, Flying Biscuit’s founder; also Berta uses some facts about Champion and the awards she has won as a businesswoman. Berta’s purpose in writing this article is to show how the founder chooses people to be a franchisee and to see how risks are necessary in completing a dream. Champion: “ Whenever I have the opportunity to mentor others I tell them… make choice you don’t regret…I would have regretted not trying to have my own café.” This article is directed towards people looking to own their own restaurant or even managing one. It’s useful because it gives a background on the principles this café was built on and how to own a franchise. Berta also asks Champion how the café maintains its “neighborhood, independent feel as a franchise.” This question helps the audience see the purpose of the article and hopefully take from it. Pictured in this image is the founder of Flying Biscuits, Delia Champion. This picture was used in the...
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