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Best News Site Once Again For

26 August 2011

Best News Site Once Again For

Congratulations to the team at for winning Best News Site at the 2011 People’s Choice NetGuide Awards last night.

Over 270,000 people voted this year so it’s a clear ‘thumbs up’ from the New Zealand public.

Fairfax Media’s General Manager Digital Media, Nigel Tutt received the award and is thrilled with the win.

“People’s choice awards are always fantastic to win. It’s nice to know that the New Zealand public appreciates your work and takes the time to give such positive feedback,” says Nigel. has previously won Best Media Site in 2010, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2004, 2003 & 2002, Site of the Year in 2008 and Best Homepage in 2008 & 2007.


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