Systems Alliance, Inc. (SAI), a digital and IT consulting firm helping clients build, assess and optimize online properties, today announced that two of its Digital Practice clients have won 2015 WebAwards from the Web Marketing Association.
The Association of Public and Land Grant Universities (APLU) was presented with a 2015 WebAward for Outstanding Achievement in Web Development. APLU focuses upon increasing degree completion and academic success, advancing scientific research and expanding engagement. APLU undertakes a wide array of projects and initiatives along with its members, while providing a forum for public higher education leaders to work collaboratively to better meet the challenges and opportunities facing public universities. SAI partnered with APLU to create a website that provides a more streamlined, consistent and engaging user experience across all devices. The new site leverages extensive use of structured content to showcase member achievements, highlight projects and initiatives and demonstrate the value of APLU’s policy and advocacy work.
Baltimore Collegetown Network also received a 2015 WebAward for Outstanding Achievement in Web Development. Baltimore Collegetown Network brings 14 colleges and universities together to attract, engage and retain students, and to raise the profile of Baltimore as a great college town. SAI and Baltimore Collegetown worked together to develop the new student focused, responsive website that achieves key objectives, including:
· Enhancing awareness about Collegetown
- Increasing participation in Collegetown programs and activities
- Highlighting the benefits that Baltimore brings to the student experience through a rich multimedia experience
- Increasing the value of Collegetown to member colleges
Now in its 19th year, the Web Marketing Association’s annual WebAward Competition sets the standard of excellence for website development. Independent, expert judges from around the world review sites in 96 industries. Entries are judged on seven criteria: design, innovation, content, technology, interactivity, copywriting and ease of use. The best are recognized with a WebAward.
SAI extends congratulations to APLU and Baltimore Collegetown Network!