recipient of SBTI 2006 Product of the Year Award

Small Business Technology MagazineWe are proud to say that is a recipient of the 2006 Product of the Year Award by Small Business Technology Magazine and their publisher, the Small Business Technology Institute (SBTI). SBTI is a non-profit organization based in San Jose, California that is dedicated to fostering technology education and adoption among small businesses through low-cost training, free consulting, events, scholarships, publishing and market intelligence. The awards program is presented in partnership with the Small Business Technology Institute Labs. The Product of the Year Awards & Buyers Guide is presented as a special issue in January by the SBTI.

The Small Business Technology Magazine Product of the Year entries are evaluated based on criteria such as:

  • Overall Fit
  • Functionality and Ease of Use
  • Quality and Breadth of Support
  • Potential Impact on the Bottom Line
  • Innovation

Candidates advance through several rounds of judging based on feedback from a panel of advisers comprised of analysts, instructors and a technical panel from the Small Business Technology Institute Labs. In addition to the above criteria, they also consider direct feedback from small business owners, Small Business Technology Magazine readers and other industry experts. cited by PCWorld as one of the 10 All-Time Greatest Free Services

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Downloads or services that made the “10 all-time greatest free downloads and services” list were chosen by PCWorld’s staff based on usefulness and value. The 10 all-time picks were compiled from a longer list of PCWorld’s112 Fantastic Freebies.

PCWorld has been a longtime fan of with feature mentions in both PCWorld’s December 2009 issue, and in May 2006 as one of the “101 Fabulous Freebies.” The Webby Business Awards 2003

Webby Business has been selected as a winner in the Telecom category for The 1st Annual Webby Business Awards.

The judges commented, “ offers a terrific value to consumers – free conference calls – with no strings attached. The company deserves credit for coming up with an innovative online business model that actually works… The site makes it easy to learn about FreeConference and to do business with the company.”

From the creators of the Webby Awards, the Webby Business Awards honor companies that excel at using the Web as a mature tool to achieve critical business goals. The awards are produced by The International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences, which also presents the annual Webby Awards, now in their eighth year. The Academy launched the Webby Business Awards as a separate awards program aimed at recognizing the best business practices online.

Standard of Excellence: 2002 Web Award Competition

On October 1, 2002, the Web Marketing Association awarded its Standard of Excellence Web Award Competition for 2002.

One of the conference judges touted the Web site, “Clean, professional. Well laid out. Content concise, to the point. Good navigation. Flash demos excellent”.

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