Austin,Texas – October 31, 2016 - Builders Update has been honored with the 2016 W3 Award for creative excellence for its website, www.BuildersUpdate.com and was named a Silver Award winner in the Real Estate Category.
The website won for its creativity, usability, navigation, functionality,visual design, and ease of use—all key factors for delivering a compelling visitor experience online.
Sanctioned and judged by the International Academy of Visual Arts (IAVA), this year’s W3 Awards program drew over 5,000 entries from around the world. The awards honor outstanding websites, Web marketing, and Web video created by some of the best interactive agencies, designers, and creators worldwide.
“Our team created a website designed for real estate agents by gathering feed back from agent and builder focus groups across the country,” said Bill Gaul, CEO of www.BuildersUpdate.com.
“Our focus was to build a website that was easy to use and delivered a data and communications solution that was lacking in the marketplace. Taking the site from inception to a fully integrated marketing and information tool has been a collaborative effort with our entire team. I’m proud of this recognition for my team’s hard work to make the new home buying process transparent to home builders, real estate agents and homebuyers.”
“We were once again blown away at the creativity and quality of this year’s entrant. As our connected world continues to expand in new and exciting ways, our winners are a true testament to the power of Web creativity around the globe”said Linda Day,the director of the IAVA. “On behalf of the 750+ members of The Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts, we salute the talents and high level of execution our winners display and commend all of this year’s entrants for their dedication and commitment to online excellence.”