The home page of Iditarod.com includes a sliding menu that contains featured stories, links to insider videos and multiple articles that provide exclusive race coverage. The home page also features a countdown to the date when the races start, links to sponsors of the events and an option to donate.Continue Reading
As of 2015, visitors can access the Iditarod online store, buy subscriptions and check the online shopping cart by selecting the appropriate options from the top navigation menu. This menu also includes the option to sign in to the website and use account features such as modifying the password or tracking an order. The main navigation menu includes the Race Center section in which visitors can peruse the profiles of registered mushers and view the checkpoints for the upcoming race. This section also includes links to the forums, photo gallery, weather center and race archives.
During race events, the home page provides information about the broadcast schedule, links to videos from the race, and options to stream the race live and follow the race participants via a GPS tracker. The Education section includes portals for teachers and students, and offers a subscription option for different educational resources. The Information section provides an overview of the history of the race event, information about volunteering and sponsorship opportunities, and access to the press and media subsections.Learn more about Internet & Networking