GPI's new global search engine
WASHINGTON DC, USA -- October 23, 2009: Globalization Partners International (GPI), a leading provider of website, software and documentation translation services in over 100 languages, announced today that “Glearch”, its new search engine launched this year has won both a 2009 Web Marketing Association (WMA) Standard of Excellence Award AND a Gold Award from the International Academy of the Visual Arts (IAVA)-W3 Awards. More than 2,000 sites from 45 countries were reviewed in 96 industry categories for the WMA Awards and less than 10% of entries to the IAVA-W3 Awards receive Gold Awards each year.
“Glearch (Global Search www.glearch.com) is a mega-search engine for international business professionals, travelers, translators, students, researchers and anyone else who needs to easily search the web by language, by country, and by search engine,” says Yasser Ahmed, Web Development Lead, GPI.
“Glearch’s global map-based interface and compilation of country specific facts, web resources, maps, newspapers and top sites are at the core of the mega-search utility,” says Marcelo Volmaro, Website Globalization Practice Director, GPI. “Our design and development teams are happy the competition judges and the general public feel the site meets the criteria to win awards including high marks in: creativity, usability, navigation, functionality, visual design, and ease of use”.