The Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts recognized the Nebraska state website with two Silver Awards in the11th Annual W³ Awards. The academy received nearly 5,000 entries worldwide from top companies and awarded the Nebraska state portal for outstanding quality for User Interface and Government Website Design. With a homepage search box front and center producing optimized results through configurations, labeling, and tagging and attractive background videos, users have access to information from a pleasing and efficient portal entry. The drop-down navigation features images and content commonly used, as well as the additional navigation using homepage tiles organized by categories and informed by Google Analytics. The All State Services and All State Agencies pages quickly sort, producing instant results highlighted in yellow. All these features combined create a positive and efficient interaction with Nebraska.gov. "Attention to the user interface assures the citizen locates the information that he or she needs as quickly as possible. Responsive and adaptable, the content is accessible no matter what device the user has at his or her disposal. Being recognized is an honor, and we appreciate the recognition for the hard work done here by all," stated Brent Hoffman GM of Nebraska Interactive. About Nebraska.gov Nebraska.gov ( http://www.Nebraska.gov) is managed by Nebraska Interactive, LLC., part of eGovernment firm NIC's (NASDAQ: EGOV) family of companies. Nebraska Interactive works with state agencies to enable them to conduct state business online and improve public access to government information and is contracted by the Nebraska State Records Board to provide online services for Nebraska government agencies. Users can find out more about online Government services in Nebraska through: Twitter: http://twitter.com/nebraskagov Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/nebraska.gov About NIC Founded in 1992, NIC (NASDAQ: EGOV) is the nation's leading provider of innovative digital government solutions and secure payment processing, which help make government more accessible to everyone through technology. The family of NIC companies provides digital government solutions for more than 4,500 federal, state, and local agencies in the United States. Forbes has named NIC as one of the "100 Best Small Companies in America" six times and the company has been included four times on the Barron's 400 Index. Additional information is available at http://www.egov.com.