It’s official! is a finalist in the Publishers Australia Excellence Awards Best Consumer Website of the Year category

Topping off a huge year of expansion for, the website has been listed by industry peers as a finalist in the Publishers Australia Excellence Awards. has been selected from a group of sites, including those produced by large corporate publishers, pure-play digital and venture capital-funded entities.

“We are thrilled to have received this nomination after a year of great growth with a focus on customer experience,” said publisher, Janice Williams.

Our unique point-of-difference: a focus on people with projects

“No business has the time or money to pay for traffic from consumers that are not yet committed to projects,” said Williams.

“By engaging readers in a pre-purchase research funnel, we know we are only delivering visits that have value.”

Our research shows that 74 per cent of visitors to intend to start projects within the next six months.

A coming of age for UM Digital

UM Digital, a division of Universal Magazines and creator of, has received two nominations in this year’s Publishers Australia Excellence Awards.’s sister site,, has been nominated for Best Business Website of the Year. is the “Do-It-For-Me” Home Portal of Universal Magazines. The site offers home ideas, information and advice in 10 verticals, plus blogs and several eNews services.

For further information, phone Alex Ritchie on (02) 9805 0399