The 2012 Top 40 websites announced

It’s been an exciting month as over 300 nominated eCommerce websites fought it out to collect as many public votes as possible to secure their place in the Top 40 and compete in the second round of evaluations.

This year, the South African eCommerce Awards will be giving one lucky voter an Apple iPad 3 16GB Wifi + 3G for participating in the voting process. The winner will be announced on 16 November 2012.

The 2012 South Africa eCommerce Awards Top 40 are:

• 24hoursonly.co.za
• 36Boutiques
• 4Home.co.za
• 5Rooms.com
• bidorbuy
• Cars.co.za
• Citymob
• Click2Learn
• CUM Books
• Debonairs Pizza
• DionWired
• Faithful to Nature
• Groupon – South Africa
• HomeChoice
• kalahari.com
• Kids Labels
• kulula.com
• Leisure Books
• Look & Listen
• Loot.co.za
• Mantality.co.za
• NGR Computers
• Nivo
• OLX South Africa
• OneDayOnly
• Orms Direct
• Property24
• Prophecy.co.za
• SafariNow.com
• Sarie.com
• Simplicity Online
• So Music
• Sybaritic
• Takealot.com
• Travelground
• Travelstart South Africa
• UbuntuDeal
• Wicount
• Yuppiechef
• Zando

In the second round of the 2012 South African eCommerce Awards, evaluations will be conducted on the Top 40 websites to determine the contenders for the final round of the awards. Independent design company, Druff Interactive, will conduct the design evaluations in round 2. The Top 20 websites will be announced on 15 October 2012.

The 7th Annual South African eCommerce Awards are brought to you by uAfrica.com and sponsored by AramexSA, PayFast, Druff Interactive and BizCommunity.com.

The Annual South African eCommerce Awards have been designed to recognise and reward those South African websites that have demonstrated excellence in their use of the Internet as a platform for eCommerce.