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I.A.W.M.D. Golden Web Award 2001-2002
July 5, 2001

AFGS is honored to have been chosen for an "2001-2002 Golden Web Awards".

"The International Association of Web Masters and Designers

Official Results for American French Genealogical Society

Regarding the

"2001-2002 Golden Web Awards"

American French Genealogical Society has been reviewed and chosen to bear the 2001-2002 Golden Web Award."

All web sites are voted on by the Association members.

What are the Golden Web Awards?

The Golden Web Awards are a Free service of the IAWMD, whereby Web Masters, Designers, and/or other netrepenuers can visit our affiliated web site at to submit their site for award consideration.

How does the Award process work?

Web sites submitted for an award are randomly forwarded from the association's database to the VVA Committee
(voluntary voting assignment members).

These members of the IAWMD review and rate the submitted web sites on design, originality, and content.

When are the Golden Web Awards presented?

The Golden Web Awards are presented throughout the year, with a new award being made available at the beginning of each calendar year.
1999-2000 Golden Web Award January 1, 1999 through December 31, 1999
2000-2001 Golden Web Award January 1, 2000 through December 31, 2000
2001-2002 Golden Web Award January 1, 2001 through December 31, 2001
2002-2003 Golden Web Award January 1, 2002 through December 31, 2002.

Who has won the Golden Web Award?

To date there have been numerous websites around the world that have received the Golden Web Award.

What is the I.A.W.M.D?

Created and founded by Web Professionals, the I.A.W.M.D. is the International Association of Web Masters and Designers, dedicated toward providing a common ground for which members of the association, both students and regular members, could come together with their respective peers, via the Internet to participate in numerous activities and common interests (i.e. web site awards, polling, informational networking, etc..).

What are the objectives of the Association?

The IAWMD, by way of its membership, seeks to promote and share related education and awareness, informational networking, recognition and strategic alliances between the IAWMD and other internet related organizations and affiliations. Through our membership, recognition directories and awards, we believe that we can make a difference and leave our mark upon the information superhighway. In addition, the association will continually seek to provide new opportunities and benefits worldwide to the members.

Originally intended to be an organization exclusively for Web Masters and Designers to show their common bond regarding professional ethics and business integrity on the web, the International Association of  Web Masters and Designers was appropriately named.

However, today with the exponential growth of the Internet, many new and related career opportunities have been created. And, although we have not changed our name or our mission, the I.A.W.M.D. has since opened it's doors to many of the professionals in these areas as well.

Who are the IAWMD members?

The members of the International Association of Web Masters and  Designers are business people and students from all over the world with a variety of backgrounds, careers and interests.

With members in more than 130 countries around the world, the association still remains focused on providing all OS these members a common ground from which they may begin to establish a professional, recognized level of credibility.

The Golden Web Awards is a FREE service of the association and is presented to those sites whose web design, originality and content have achieved levels of excellence deserving of recognition

Membership to the Association is NOT required to submit your site for award review.

Additional Awards

Ancestry Favorite Website Award
Ancestry's Family History
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DearMyrtle Award Award of Excellence
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Home & Hearth
January 1, 2000 August 15, 1999 September 8, 1999


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