STProperty bags Best Classified Website award

SINGAPORE - Singapore Press Holdings' (SPH) STProperty bagged Best Classified Website with over one million unique monthly visitors in the 18th EPPY Awards 2013.

This international contest is presented by Editor & Publisher to honour the best media-affiliated websites across 30 diverse categories. Each category was separated into websites with more than a million monthly unique visitors, and those that receive less than a million.

Entries were judged by a panel of 78 notable figures in the media industry including website design, marketing/advertising, editorial, technology, education, and management, and based on a standard of distinction as determined by the organiser.

Some attributes taken into consideration include content, design/creativity, friendliness/interactivity, innovation and overall impression.

Mr Johnson Goh, Head and Vice President of ST701, said: "It is our honour to be recognised by a critically acclaimed award presenter and to have an international body with a prestigious panel of media luminaries endorsing us as a choice product. It is our intention for STProperty to remain as Singapore's top and trusted portal, as well as the go-to property site locally. Such an accolade tremendously strengthens our belief in the competence of our property website. STProperty will continue to serve property seekers, buyers, sellers and enthusiasts with nothing short of the best from its site."

STProperty also emerged as a finalist under the Best Mobile Application and Best Redesign/Relaunch categories with over one million unique visitors each, together with STJobs. STCars was also a finalist under the Best Mobile Application category with under one million unique visitors.

In addition, STJobs and STClassifieds were finalists under the Best Classified Website with over one million unique monthly visitors category. All these websites are products of ST701.