MONTGOMERY, Ala.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency’s (ALEA) official website, ALEA.gov and the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources’ (DCNR) official website, OutdoorAlabama.com, both designed, hosted and maintained by Alabama Interactive, have been recognized by the Communicator Award competition with Awards of Distinction. The international award competition honors excellence in marketing and communications; both websites stood out in the Government Website category for their design and functionality.
The websites’ strategic design provides visitors with information in a more concise and direct manner to create a more effective relationship with the state government. ALEA.gov’s homepage offers featured online services and quick links to promote easy access to key services offered by the agency, such as renewing a state driver license or requesting a criminal background check for employment. OutdoorAlabama.com is purposively designed to connect visitors with Alabama and all the state’s outdoors has to offer. Users can reserve a campsite, purchase a fishing license, or read state news to stay informed, all available on-the-go in a fully responsive format.
About the Communicator Awards
The Communicator Awards is an annual nomination with a collective entry pool of more than 6,000 applicants. This is the 24th year of the international awards program and is one of the largest of its kind. Entries are judged to evaluate distinction in creative work and are awarded to those who strive for innovation while creating the best user experience possible.
About Alabama Interactive
Alabama Interactive is the official digital government solutions provider for the state of Alabama. The company builds and manages interactive government services on behalf of the state and is a wholly owned subsidiary of firm NIC (NASDAQ: EGOV).
NIC Inc. (Nasdaq: EGOV) launched the digital government industry in 1992, and continues to lead it, providing a secure payment engine and thousands of digital government solutions across a network of more than 6,000 federal, state, and local government agencies. In addition, NIC is the nation’s leading provider of outdoor recreation solutions, with 1 out of 6 hunting and fishing licenses in the United States sold using an NIC service. The Company launched the nation’s first personal assistant for government and comprehensive mobile platform, Gov2Go®, as well as the innovative, data-driven prescription drug monitoring platform, RxGov®. More information is available at www.egov.com.