Bridgeline Digital's iAPPS Content Manager Selected as Finalist for 2014 CODiE Awards

Bridgeline Digital's iAPPS Content Manager Selected as Finalist for 2014 CODiE
Awards

iAPPS Content Manager Continues to Provide Customers Innovative Digital
Marketing Solutions

BURLINGTON, Mass., Dec. 19, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bridgeline Digital, Inc.
(Nasdaq:BLIN), The Digital Engagement Company™, announced today that iAPPS
Content Manager has been selected as a finalist for the prestigious 2014 CODiE
Awards. This marks the fifth consecutive year that iAPPS Content Manager has
been selected as a finalist for Best Content Management Solution, having been
selected as the CODiE Award winner in 2010. Established by the Software &
Information Industry Association (SIIA), the CODiE Awards recognize the
information industry's best products, technologies, and services created by or
for media, publishers, and information services providers.

"The CODiE Awards competition was extremely competitive this year and our
finalists set the standard for innovation and quality in the media, publishing
and information service markets," said Kathy Greenler Sexton, VP & General
Manager for the Content Division at SIIA. "Each and every finalist should be
commended for their innovation and market-leading products and services."

The SIIA CODiE Awards are the industry's only peer-reviewed awards program.
The first round review of all nominees is conducted by media, publishing, and
information services executives with considerable industry expertise,
including members of the industry, analysts, media and bloggers, and bankers
and investors. The judges are responsible for selecting the CODiE Awards
finalists. SIIA members then vote on the finalist products and the scores from
both rounds are tabulated to select the winners. Winners of the 2014 CODiE
Award will be announced on January 30^th.

"As the flagship product of the iAPPS Digital Engagement platform, iAPPS
Content Manager provides customers with a solution that combines cutting-edge
technology with ease of use in order to maximize the value of their web
properties," said Thomas Massie, Bridgeline's President and Chief Executive
Officer. "We are honored to once again be recognized as a CODiE Award
finalist. As our developers continue to evolve our product, we look forward to
another record-breaking year for iAPPS adoption in 2014."

Bridgeline's iAPPS Digital Engagement platform is the industry's leading
Digital Engagement solution and the only platform offered to customers as
either a SaaS or perpetual license that unifies Content Management, eCommerce,
eMarketing, social media management and web analytics capabilities on one
all-encompassing .NET platform.

About the SIIA CODiE™ Awards

The SIIA CODiE™ Awards, originally called the Excellence in Software Awards,
were established in 1986 by the Software Publishers Association (SPA), now the
Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA), so that pioneers of the
then-nascent software industry could evaluate and honor each other's work.
Since then, the CODiE Awards program has carried out the same purpose – to
showcase the software and information industry's finest products and services
and to honor excellence in corporate achievement.

About Bridgeline Digital

Bridgeline Digital, The Digital Engagement Company™, enables its customers to
maximize the performance of their mission critical websites, intranets, and
online stores. Bridgeline's iAPPS^® platform deeply integrates Web Content
Management, eCommerce, eMarketing, Social Media management, and Web Analytics
to help marketers deliver online experiences that attract, engage and convert
their customers across all digital channels. Bridgeline provides end-to-end
Digital Engagement solutions and boasts an award-winning team of interactive
services professionals. Headquartered in Burlington, Mass., with nine
additional locations throughout the United States and a .NET development
center in Bangalore, India. Bridgeline has thousands of quality customers that
range from small- and medium-sized organizations to Fortune 1000 companies. To
learn more, please visit www.bridgeline.com or call (800) 603-9936.

CONTACT: Ryan Hadfield
         Bridgeline Digital, Inc.
         Content & Communications Specialist
         781.404.5414
         rhadfield@blinedigital.com

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