BURLINGTON, Mass., Aug. 26, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bridgeline Digital, Inc. (Nasdaq:BLIN), The Digital Engagement Company™, today announced that the iAPPS platform has been named a KMWorld Magazine Trend-Setting Product for the fourth consecutive year by the magazine's editors. KMWorld is the leading information provider serving the Knowledge, Document and Content Management systems market with over 45,000 subscribers. The iAPPS platform combines superior features and functionality in content management, eCommerce, eMarketing, social media optimization and web analytics in one all-encompassing .NET platform. The platform's most recent release -- iAPPS 5.0 -- boasts a new cross-channel interface; cutting edge mobile-friendly editing and on-the-go authoring; deep technology integration with industry leading partners like Brightcove and Clay Tablet; and an overall enhanced user experience. iAPPS remains the only Web Experience Management platform available as either a SaaS or perpetual license. "Our team at Bridgeline is honored that the iAPPS platform has once-again been recognized as a Trend-Setting product by KMWorld," says Thomas Massie, Bridgeline's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. "With each new release, iAPPS has continued to reinforce its leadership position in the marketplace for digital engagement solutions -- iAPPS 5.0 is no different. The innovative features found in the iAPPS' platform enable Digital Marketers to engage with today's always connected customer in ways that no other Web Experience Management (WEM) solution offers." "The iAPPS platform was selected by the panel because it demonstrates thoughtful, well-reasoned innovation and execution for the most important constituency of them all: the customer," said Hugh McKellar, Editor-in-Chief at KMWorld. Now in its 10 th year of existence, the Trend Setting Product Awards assessed more than 700 offerings from over 300 vendors by KMWorld's judging panel, which consists of editorial colleagues, analysts, system integrators, vendors themselves, line-of-business managers and users. All products selected demonstrate clearly identifiable technology breakthroughs that serve the vendors' full spectrum of constituencies, especially their customers. About KMWorld KMWorld ( www.kmworld.com) is the leading information provider serving the Knowledge Management systems market and covers the latest in Content, Document and Knowledge Management, informing more than 45,000 subscribers about the components and processes - and subsequent success stories - that together offer solutions for improving business performance. KMWorld is a publishing unit of Information Today, Inc. ( www.infotoday.com) About Bridgeline Digital Bridgeline Digital (Nasdaq:BLIN), The Digital Engagement Company™, enables its customers to maximize the performance of their mission critical websites, intranets, and online stores. Bridgeline's iAPPS ® platform deeply integrates Web Content Management, eCommerce, eMarketing, and Web Analytics to help marketers deliver online experiences that attract, engage and convert their customers across all digital channels. Bridgeline provides end-to-end Digital Engagement solutions and boasts an award-winning team of interactive services professionals. Headquartered in Burlington, Mass., with nine additional locations throughout the U.S. and an Asia Pacific headquarters in Bangalore, India, Bridgeline has thousands of customers that range from small- and medium-sized organizations to Fortune 1000 companies. To learn more, please visit www.bridgelinedigital.com or call (800) 603-9936.
CONTACT: Brian Bolton Bridgeline Digital, Inc. Senior Vice President, Marketing 781.497.3013 firstname.lastname@example.org