LONG BEACH ONLINE.NET RECEIVES "GOLDEN WEB" AWARD
Added: (Sat Jun 07 2003)
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LONG BEACH, CA., June 6, 2003 – LongBeachOnLine.net, the Community Portal / Intranet serving Long Beach, California announced today that the website has been reviewed by The International Association of Web Masters and Designers and chosen to bear The Golden Web Award.
LongBeachOnLine.net has been serving the local Long Beach community for several years as a hub for web resources relevant to Long Beach, California. It features an extensive Long Beach focused database and search engine, which is designed specifically to showcase the websites of Long Beach news agencies, businesses and entertainment venues, as well as local schools, artists and organizations. It is a free service.
It also features a community message and announcement board with links to other special-topic Long Beach message boards and links to numerous local calendars administered by the many diverse organizations found in Long Beach.
One of the site’s most popular sections is the “Kids Stuff” page, which lists numerous websites popular among children and teens – free games, educational activities and fun! The “Frankie Fun Scale” ranks sites for fun and education. (Frankie is the daughter of the site operator, Lorenzo Gigliotti.)
The site has been well received by community leaders, city council members and residents. The LBOL.net search engine is currently featured in the now world famous Long Beach Wifi (wireless) Hot Zone portals.
The Golden Web Awards is presented by The International Association of Web Masters and Designers to those sites whose web design, originality and content have achieved levels of excellence deserving of recognition.
LongBeachOnLine.net is operated by G-site Web & Consulting. G-site is a privately owned, award winning, Long Beach web development, technology and consulting firm. G-site has developed numerous municipal projects, private/public portals and corporate intranets. G-site has also supplied advanced consulting and programming services to other local and global web design companies. Company founder, Lorenzo Gigliotti is a long time Long Beach resident and a member of numerous technology and non-profit organizations.