The Indian Express App has won the Drivers of Digital Awards 2016 for Best Mobile App-News given out recently. Meanwhile, indianexpress.com, India’s second largest newspaper website, received a special mention certificate for Best Website News and loksatta.com, the most popular Marathi site, for Best Website Local Language.
Organised by Inkspell, the Drivers of Digital Awards 2016 – India Chapter (DOD Awards) were conceptualised with the idea of furthering the digital momentum in India and aligns itself with the government’s Digital India and Start-up India programmes. More than 700 brands, agencies and professionals were in competition for the awards from digital marketing, e-commerce & m-commerce, media, FMCG, BFSI, auto, electronics, technology and other segments.
Earlier, indianexpress.com had won bronze for the Best News Website and silver for the Best News Mobile Service at the inaugural edition of South Asian Digital Media Awards announced in Kolkata as part of the WAN-IFRA India 2016 Conference. The indianexpress.com mobile app, available on iOS and Android, has many unique features, which including a curated bulletins and customised cards for sharing content from its pages.
indianexpress.com is one of India’s most popular websites in India clocking over 175 million pageviews a month from over 50 million unique visitors. Indian Express group is one of the leading digital groups in India with 65 million unique visitors. The sites inlcude Indianexpress.com, financialexpress.com, Jansatta.com and Loksatta.com. Loksatta.com, the marathi portal from the group is the number one marathi news portal in India.
At the core of indianexpress.com is its in depth investigation and explained pieces that are very popular online. It also offers a wide bouquet of coverage ranging from entertainment to technology and sports.