quarter, Hitwise awards the 10 most popular websites
across each of the 160+ Hitwise categories, and
annually, the top 10 searched for brand terms
overall. Each winner is presented with a Hitwise
Top 10 award, which includes tools to help you
promote your site as a Hitwise Top 10 Award winner.
Winners are notified by email at the close of
are not required to be a Hitwise client to qualify
for the Hitwise Top 10 Award program. Top 10 Website
Awards are based on popularity according to the
percentage of user visits a website receives compared
to other sites in their category during a specific
period. The Top 10 Searched for Brand Awards are
based on the volume of searches for a specific
term during a given period as well.
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Celebration & Networking Party
Join us for the Hitwise Online Performance Awards
and celebrate the most-popular websites.
ABOUT THE AWARDS - AN INDUSTRY CELEBRATION
Hitwise Online Performance Awards celebrate the #1
website in each industry for 2006 - over 130 industries
in Singapore; over 160 in Australia and New Zealand".
This unique awards program recognises excellence in
online performance through public popularity. Winners
receive a framed award and a special #1 website badge
for display online. Using the largest online sample
in the world, Hitwise will announce 2006's most-visited
website in each industry, based on market share of
visits from Internet users in a local market.
THE EVENING - A GREAT NETWORKING OPPORTUNITY
At the last Hitwise Online Performance Awards events
in Auckland, Singapore and Sydney, over 700 online
marketing executives enjoyed a short awards presentation
hosted by a celebrity MC, plus entertainment, followed
by a networking cocktail party. Once again, the 2007
Hitwise Online Performance Awards will be the online
industry networking event of the year.
scoops Hitwise award, By Louisa Hearn - 24th February
(Credit: The Sydney
has been named the number one print media website
in Australia at the Hitwise Online Performance
Hitwise annual award ceremony honours websites
that have generated the most traffic in their
sector and the findings are based on the number
of visits logged by the media measurement company.
to Hitwise, smh.com.au was the most visited website
in the print media category based on the 2.75m
Australian internet users it monitored last year.
other news/media categories were highlighted during
the ceremony: an IT media category scooped up
by whirlpool.com.au, and a communities/directories/guide
category, awarded to ourbrisbane.com.
Borg, Asia Pacific marketing manager said: "The
awards are based on the number of visits to the
sites. We measure every site that Australians
visit and rank them up against one another on
a daily basis. Using this data we have been able
to come up with an annual award."
is an Australian company headquartered in New
York with offices worldwide and it monitors traffic
through ISP data partnerships and opt-in panels.