Tweakers.net is Dutch website of the year
November 27th, 2009 - 12:16 UTC
by Andy Sennitt.
Web surfers have voted the website Tweakers.net Dutch Website of the Year. In the category of Computers and Technology the tweakers’ site easily beat contenders like last year’s winners Google and Dutch social networking site, Hyves. Tweakers.net bills itself as the technology and consumer electronics website of the Netherlands. If offers news, product reviews, price and quality comparisons, and a users forum.
Tweakers.net also won in the categories of “best news website” and “best comparison site”.
The election of Website of the Year is organised by two respected marketing companies in the Netherlands, Emerce and Metrixlab. The organisers say 1.3 million web users voted this year, giving websites points for content, navigation and design.
In the Media category, the radio portal site Nederland.fm was voted Best website, while the “Programme replay” pages of the Dutch public broadcasters won the “Most popular” distinction.