Wednesday, May 22, 2019 2019 - discussion at ITN "Siwmansala Program"

Prof. Gihan Dias briefing about 2019 competition  
at  Independent Television Network 

“ 2019” 
is organized by the LK Domain Registry 
for the 9th time to recognise the best websites in Sri Lanka.

Today, an organisation needs an attractive and effective website to show their web presence. is a web-based competition providing a unique opportunity to promote Sri Lankan websites and showcase Sri Lankan talent online.

The participants of the competition will be judged on both creativity and technical achievement. The Panel of Judges comprising of industry experts with broad web expertise and ability to spot talent will be responsible with judging the websites. The public too can contribute by voting for their favourite site.

Award Categories:

Best Advertising & Marketing Website
Web sites that advertise products and services either for third parties or its own products without e-commerce features. Sales, classified advertising and deal coupons information. Web designing and digital marketing companies included.

Best SME Website
Commercial organisations (Ltd cos, partnerships or sole proprietorships) with annual turnover less than Rs. 100M
Best Corporate Website
Large organizations/companies/ corporations with annual turnover of at least Rs.100M.

Best University and Education Institute Website
Organizations providing Higher Education, Universities, Schools, Institutes, Affiliated Universities, Student recruitment, etc., (private and government)

Best e-Commerce Website
Web sites providing e-commerce facilities to make online transactions/ payments.(These websites should enable SSL certificates)

Best Banking and Finance Website
Banks and Financial Institutes (government or private)

Best Government Website
Corporations, ministries, authorities and other bodies which come under parliamentary supervision. (Budgets and final accounts are reported to the parliament).

Best Media, Sports & Entertainment Website
Websites of TV, Radio, newspapers, news sites, sports, games, reality shows, events, parties, music, video, etc.

Best Nonprofit Website
Organizations that provide information or services to the general public without a commercial objective.

Best Travel & Tourism Website
Websites providing services for tourists and local travelers, Hotels, tour companies, booking services, travel agents, etc.

Best Health & Wellness Website
Hospitals (Human & Animals), wellness and fitness products and services, spas, medical equipment, pharmacies etc. should have any needed licences.

Best Personal Website
Websites focussed on an individual such as politicians artistes, authors, professionals, etc.

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