Google names Fargo one of the top 50 digital citiesFargo, ND (WDAY TV) - Experts from Google have weighed in, now naming Fargo one of the top 50 digital cities in the country.
By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY
Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - Experts from Google have weighed in, now naming Fargo one of the top 50 digital cities in the country.
The city is winner of Google's first annual "E-City Award" recognizing a city in each state that has the strongest online communities among its small businesses. Google and a research firm teamed up and discovered 97% of internet users turn to the web for products and services. They say small businesses in Fargo embrace this and stay engaged with technology to help it drive success.
Scott Levitan - Google Director of Small Business Engagement: "It's a great achievement, and we do hope Fargo and this award will inspire businesses everywhere of what's possible when you embrace the web and the ability to grow your business, but also strengthen your community."
Google's research looked at things like having a website, mobile accessibility, and using a blog or social network.