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FWA Site Of The Year 2004: Vodafone Future Vision
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http://www.pbs.org/nova/sciencenow
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The whole premise of the Vodafone Future Vision site, to give a glimpse of the future, was fully achieved through this groundbreaking website, the worthy winner of both the FWA Site Of The Year and People’s Choice Award for 2004
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26,850+ nominated sites,
12 short-listed,
15 international judges,
1 international public vote,

The Site Of The Year 2004 winner and People’s Choice Award 2004 winner is...

Vodafone Future Vision [http://www.vodafone.com/flash/futures/].
Credits:  Vodafone Future Vision designed and developed by North Kingdom
[http://www.northkingdom.com/].

Said Robert Ford, FWA General Manager, “One of the first websites to launch in 2004 and one that paved the way for an exciting year ahead, the Vodafone Future Vision site immediately grabbed a huge slice of everyone’s attention in January 2004 and for the months to follow.

A website that boasted new techniques and innovations, both through the website’s presentation and through the awe-inspiring gadgets that could mould our future.

Right from the opening screen, users knew they were in for a futuristic and progressive surfing experience with the welcoming voice introducing the site, followed by the innovative and original video-enhanced launch page.

The whole package was full of new levels of web design and development with pioneering features and techniques that would lay down a new style and trend for 2004 and the web in general.

The whole premise of the Vodafone Future Vision site, to give a glimpse of the future, was fully achieved through this groundbreaking website and a site that would be the pinnacle of 2004 and the worthy winner of both the FWA Site Of The Year and People’s Choice Award for 2004.”

Selected FWA judges’ comments can be found on the FWA site.

Established in England in May 2000, FavouriteWebsiteAwards.com (FWA) is an industry recognised website award program and inspirational portal. FWA selects and showcases future thinking, progressively designed websites who use cutting edge technology, together with inspirational ideas, that lead the way for future generations and is widely recognised as the number 1 achievement for innovative web design through the FWA Site Of The Year award.

FWA is a daily surfing hot-spot which serves millions of visitors every year from a broad global audience of web enthusiasts, web and graphic designers, news editors, students, educational institutes, corporate decision makers, Flash masters and general surfers across the web, Flash, movie, and motion graphics industries.

What the industry says about FWA:

Macromedia.com: "Links to the best websites containing Macromedia Flash and Shockwave content."
Yahoo.com: "Favourite Website Awards - when it comes to Flash style, they have the newest in new."
 

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