DUBLIN, IRELAND on October 7th, 2009:
Afilias announced the opening of the 2009 .INFO Awards. The awards, first created in 2006, rewards the best professionally created .INFO websites from around the world. .INFO site owners are able to submit their .INFO site for consideration until 11:59 p.m. on October 23th, 2009.
Sites will be judged in two parts. First a panel of judges, to be announced in mid-October, will create a shortlist of final contenders based on select criteria. These criteria include:
- presentation of content
- functionality of the website
Prizes for the awards include: 7.500 USD for the first place winner, 5.000 USD for second place, and 3.000 USD for third place. All winners will be announced in November and will be notified directly via Email.
For more details or to submit your .INFO site for the 2009 .INFO Awards, please see