Extremely popular: seven websites of the Scout24 Group under the Top 10 nominated for the OnlineStar 2013 Public Choice Award

The preselection process for the OnlineStar 2013 Public Choice Award, Germany's largest Internet User Poll, is complete. Users voted the Scout24 Corporate Blog alongside the Scout24 market places ImmobilienScout24, AutoScout24, FriendScout24, FinanceScout24, JobScout24 and TravelScout24 in their respective category into the Top 10 of the most popular German websites. The OnlineStar Public Choice Award is presented in 16 categories and counts among the most significant awards in Germany's digital economy.

Users were called upon to submit their favourites at www.onlinestar.de by 30 June. The Scout24 market places received a total of seven nominations, the best preselection result yet in the 15-year history of the Public Choice Award. The users' vote proves how popular Scout24 Group is among users. 

"The impressive result of the OnlineStar Public Choice vote shows that the Scout24 Group market places are a competent and trusted partner to customers when it comes to making major decisions", says Dr. Martin Enderle, CEO of Scout24 Group. 


An overview of the Scout24 nominees:

Best Car Site: AutoScout24
Best Corporate Blog: Scout24 Corporate Blog
Best Dating Site: FriendScout24
Best Property Site: ImmobilienScout24
Best Career Site: JobScout24
Best Travel Site: TravelScout24
Best Insurance and Finance Site: FinanceScout24

Users can choose their favourite from among the finalists at www.onlinestar.de until 28 July. The 16 winners will be announced at the beginning of August, when the main round of voting is concluded. It is the fifteenth time that publishing group Ebner Ulm will present the awards.


About Scout24:

Scout24 is one of Europe's leading groups of companies for online market places. The six marketplaces of the Scout24 Group - ImmobilienScout24, AutoScout24, FriendScout24, FinanceScout24, JobScout24 and TravelScout24 - are present in 22 countries As a strong partner, Scout supports its customers in important decisions, in particular in the fields of housing, mobility, partnership and finance. Every month, around 13 million Internet users place their confidence in the offerings provided by the Scout24 Group, which is a part of the Deutsche Telekom Group. Further information is available under www.scout24.com


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Beatrice Charrier
Senior Manager Corporate Communications & PR
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81673 Munic
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