The judging consisted of various criteria, including design, usability, innovation in technical features, standards compliance and content. In order to win this award level, the site had to meet strict guidelines in each area — an achievement only a fraction of sites in the IMA competition earn each quarter.
Involving the community in New York City’s website redesign was a part of NYC’s “Road Map for the Digital City,” a strategy review published by Bloomberg’s office in May. In interviews with citizens for the strategy paper, city officials discovered some residents felt the website should be more intuitive and easier to navigate.
The ICANN board has voted to approve the new gTLD program, which was first announced three years ago. The new program will significantly expand Top-Level Domains (TLDs) to allow companies, organizations and even cities to turn their own brands into domain name extensions. Think .ADIDAS, .HOTEL, .BRUSSELS, .FACEBOOK and the likes
We scored well in all three major categories: user friendly – excellent, visual appeal – very good, download time – good, with an 88% overall score. Top10 independently ranks the best companies from hundreds of applicants hoping to make the list and publishes a list yearly. Each applicant had to go through an intense evaluation process, varying based on the site evaluating it. Once the process is concluded, a compilation of the companies that offer the best web design services is built.