Company: Scribendi.com, Chatham, Canada
Company Description: Scribendi.com is an editing and proofreading business with a sophisticated proprietary software platform that has enabled it to secure a position of leadership in the English-language editing and proofreading market. The company has a strong track record of innovation and profitability, is equipped to scale up rapidly, and is poised for significant revenue growth.
Nomination Category: Web Site Awards and Blog Craft & Function Categories
Nomination Sub Category: Best Writing/Content
Nomination Title: Scribendi.com's Web Site
When was this web site or blog first published?
Scribendi.com was first published in 1997. It was updated in 2005 and re-
launched in 2009.
Briefly describe this entry’s communications objectives and how it met those objectives (up to 100 words). Include here the URL of the nominated web site or blog. IMPORTANT: begin the URL with http://, and enclose the URL in square brackets - e.g., [http://www.ourwebsite.com]:
Scribendi.com’s web site is multifunctional; it acts as a storefront for
clients, a writing resource for visitors, and a project management system for
employees. The external section is designed to increase sales conversions,
while the resource section helps increase traffic and provides visitors with a
useful writing resource. The Scribendi.com web site boasts more than 150
articles focused on providing how-to advice and writing education to five
distinct audiences: (1) authors; (2) students; (3) business professionals; (4)
English as a Second Language writers; and (5) corporations, government
agencies, and institutions. The internal management system is based on a
sophisticated proprietary software system.
List the appropriate creative and production credits for this entry:
Chandra Clarke, President
Karen Ashford, Marketing Assistant
Neil Wood, In-house Editor
Deborah Attwood, In-house Editor
Eric Labadie, In-house Editor
Audrey Ansell, In-house Editor
Catherine Moore, In-house Editor
April Knitt, In-house Editor