Leading Pediatric Hospital Selects iAPPS Platform to Power Next Generation Website

Leading Pediatric Hospital Selects iAPPS Platform to Power Next Generation
Website

Organizations Continue to Select iAPPS for Its Proven Track Record Powering
Websites in the Healthcare Space

BURLINGTON, Mass., Jan. 7, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bridgeline Digital, Inc.
(Nasdaq:BLIN), The Digital Engagement Company™, today announced that a
worldwide leader in pediatric healthcare has selected the award-winning iAPPS
Digital Engagement platform to launch its next generation, mobile-friendly
mission critical website. The pediatric provider selected iAPPS and Bridgeline
for its proven track record of driving successful digital web solutions for
some of the world's leading healthcare organizations to attract, engage, and
retain patients, while improving efficiencies and reducing back end
administration cost. The organization joins Children's Hospital of Colorado,
Lahey Hospital, the Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM), Moffitt
Cancer Center, Maryland Hospital Association, Winchester Hospital and other
leading healthcare organizations to select Bridgeline Digital and the iAPPS
platform.

According to a survey from the National Research Corporation, one out of every
two patients prefers a hospital's website as their primary source of health
care information. Bridgeline has an extensive history developing websites that
meet the shifting demands due to changes from healthcare reform to improve
patient retention and growth. With their new, mobile-friendly website, the
leading pediatric provider will be able to drive Patient Activation through
engagement features such as a physician finder, patient forms for
appointments, and the ability to easily publish dynamic content and
multimedia.

"This selection further validates Bridgeline's ability to leverage the
innovative capabilities and features that iAPPS has to offer in order to
develop not just a website, but a community for healthcare organizations and
their respective patients," said Thomas Massie, Bridgeline's President and
Chief Executive Officer. "This engagement is loaded with superior
functionality to help foster a strong, passionate web community that will help
our customer's retention rate and overall patient growth, including eCards,
newsletter registration, video testimonials, and more."

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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