News for the Hospitality Executive
Silver Award for Hotel Website
Design and Promotion
|Santa Clara, CA – November 13, 2008 – The International
Academy of the Visual Arts (IAVA) has awarded Milestone Internet Marketing,
Inc. a Silver Award in its 2008 W3 Awards Competition for the design and
online marketing strategy of Sheraton Philadelphia’s website (http://www.philadelphiasheraton.com/)
under the Hotel and Lodging category. The website won the award for its
great appeal, richness of its content, and its search engine optimization
that drives significant revenue to the hotel. Since the website went
live in late June 2008, Sheraton Philadelphia’s online revenue has been
growing exponentially and has increased 300% of its previous run-rate.
The new website paid for the hotel’s internet marketing budget for the
year within one month after it went live.
W3 awards honors outstanding Websites, Web Marketing, and Web Video created by the best interactive agencies, designers, and creators worldwide. Over 3,000 entries were submitted, which were judged based on a standard of excellence according to the category entered, and scored on a ten point scale by the judges.
|Also See:||Matt Cutts, the Google Guy, Shares Insights on Smart Strategies and Analytics for Improving Hotel Web Site Performance / November 2008|
|Interview with Matt Cutts from Google Regarding Best Practices for Promoting Hotels Online / Benu Aggarwal / March 2008|
|Milestone Internet Marketing, Inc. Wins Gold Adrian Award for Excellence in Hotel Internet Marketing / January 2008|
|Blogging For Lodging; Are You Blogging Yet? / Benu Aggarwal / April 2007|
|Milestone Internet Marketing Licenses Hotels to HTMLs™ Handbook To Best Western International (BWI) For Online Education / May 2005|