The Digiday Publishing Awards recognize the best global digital publishing innovation by publishers, brands, agencies and technology platforms.
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Early Deadline: March 17, 2017 - $395 per entry
Regular Deadline: April 14, 2017 - $495 per entry
Final Deadline: April 21, 2017 - $695 per entry
Awards Gala | June 2017 | London, England
Best New Brand/Vertical
Built from the ground up or born from an existing entity - that has displayed the most impressive performance in terms of approach, editorial quality and growth.
Best Use of Snapchat
Most effective use of Snapchat for overall storytelling, live coverage and use of features, including the Discover channel.
Best Use of Instagram
Most engaging use of Instagram features, including Stories, in social storytelling.
Best Use of Facebook Live
Best translation of a publishing brand’s editorial mission to the live video format.
Best Use of a Podcast
As a medium and marketing tool to enhance the brand, product or message while growing its audio audience.
Best Use of a Messenger Bot
Best use of bot messaging services (ex: Facebook, Kik) to deliver news to readers, etc.
Best Use of VR/AR
Best use of virtual and/or augmented reality for storytelling.
Best Live Event
Best execution of a live event as an extension of the publisher's editorial brand, determined by number of tickets sold, social reach, outside press coverage and overall experience factor.
Best Use of Technology
To distribute content, enhance user experience and propel overall growth.
Best Email Newsletter
Most effective use of an email newsletter to forge a direct connection with readers.
Best Video Series
Presented to the publisher that has best used video to consistently deliver quality content and storytelling.
Best Overall Design
Most effective design in order to deliver content and advertising across devices.
Best E-Commerce Strategy
Best use of e-commerce to drive additional revenue to the publisher that’s seamless with the editorial content.
Best Branded Content Program
Across platforms in order to engage an audience and promote a brand, product or service.
Best Mobile Innovation
To deliver content while providing a rich user experience.
Best Brand Partnership
Between a brand and a publisher in order to strategically promote a brand, product or service through the publisher’s channels.
Best Custom Advertising
Non-standard ad options for brands that fit seamlessly in the user experience.
Best Content Studio
In-house content marketing team that has consistently produced and distributed compelling, innovative and effective content for clients.
Most Effective Sales Team
Awarded to the sales team that has produced consistent results and driven revenue with both new and existing clients.
Publishing Executive of the Year
Awarded to the senior publishing executive who has shown impressive, consistent vision for their company and its growth.