BURLINGTON, Mass., April 26, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bridgeline Digital, Inc. (Nasdaq:BLIN), The Digital Engagement Company™, announced today that it has received fifteen Horizon Interactive Awards for outstanding development of interactive web applications and websites. The Horizon Awards highlight the "best of the best" in interactive media production with this year's 11 th annual competition facilitated over 1,000 entries from more than 25 countries. Evaluating categories ranging from online advertising to mobile applications, was an international panel of judges consisting of industry professionals with diverse backgrounds, as well as an end user panel. The 2012 winning entries showcase the industry's best interactive media solutions including web sites, mobile applications, print media, online advertising, video, and more.
"The 2012 competition has, once again, raised the bar for future competitions," said Mike Sauce, Founder of the Horizon Interactive Awards. "I can speak for the Judges by saying that we all were very impressed by the quality of the digital solutions by all of the entrants this year. There really seems to be a convergence of all forms of media providing rich user experiences with a renewed focus on sound marketing and design principles that clearly communicate a message. With fierce competition from all of the categories, this year's winners should be proud to be among the best of the best from around the world."
Bridgeline Digital was honored for outstanding website development for customers across a wide range of industries and verticals including Healthcare, Franchising, Financial Services, Pharmaceuticals, and Associations. Additionally, each of the winning websites was developed on Bridgeline's iAPPS digital engagement platform. iAPPS helps marketers to attract, engage, and convert more visitors with the industry's leading digital engagement platform that empowers the delivery of segmented, persuasive content, integrated campaigns, and compelling online stores.