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EURid Announces the 2018 .eu Web Awards Finalists

September 10, 2018

BRUSSELS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 10, 2018--EURid, the .eu and .ею registry manager, has announced the 16 finalists for this year’s .eu Web Awards competition.

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2018 .eu Web Awards Finalists. (Graphic: EURid)

The 2018 .eu Web Awards Finalists are:

Leaders Dodoni.eu (Greece) Unicreditgroup.eu (Italy) Sorbum.eu (Lithuania) Rising Stars Sitegeek.eu (Greece) Naturalself.eu (Belgium) Macty.eu (Belgium) Laurels Fetfx.eu (Italy) Irsus.eu (Hungary) Golabz.eu (Germany) Better World Ydata.eu (Greece) Stardustproject.eu (Spain) Rezbuildproject.eu (Spain) House of .eu Socialeurope.eu (United Kingdom) Visitnaples.eu (Italy) Visitheraklion.eu (Greece) Startupitalia.eu (Italy)

“We are extremely pleased with this year’s .eu Web Awards Finalists. There was a tight race between many fantastic websites this year, so these final 16 really earned their placement”, commented Giovanni Seppia, EURid External Relations Manager.

Overall, the nomination and voting period for the 5 th iteration of the .eu Web Awards tallied over 130 nominees with more than 9 500 votes. Additionally, the House of .eu category has 4 finalists - this is because two of the candidates received the same amount of votes.

Now that the 2018 .eu Web Awards Finalists are known, EURid turns its attention towards organizing the gala ceremony on 21 November in Brussels, Belgium, where the winner per category will be announced.

EURid would like to thank all of this year’s participants and invite those who didn’t make the cut the take part again next year.

Keep up with the 2018 .eu Web Awards on social media through the hashtag, #2018euWA.

The .eu Web Awards is an online competition, designed to acknowledge the best websites, using the .eu or .ею extensions, in five diverse categories. Learn more about the .eu Web Awards at https://webawards.eurid.eu/.

An image gallery of past .eu Web Awards gala ceremonies can be found at http://events.eurid.eu/.

About EURid

EURid is the not-for-profit organisation that operates the .eu and .ею top-level domains, following a tender process and appointment by the European Commission. EURid has been certified for the ISO27001 security standard since 2013. EURid is also registered by the EU Eco-Management and Audit Scheme (EMAS). EURid has its headquarters in Brussels (Belgium), and regional offices in Pisa (Italy), Prague (the Czech Republic) and Stockholm (Sweden). More information at:  www.eurid.eu.

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CONTACT: EURid

Christopher Nicastro

Christopher.nicastro@eurid.eu

KEYWORD: BELGIUM EUROPE

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: TECHNOLOGY DATA MANAGEMENT INTERNET NETWORKS SECURITY

SOURCE: EURid

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