Digiday Publishing Awards

Call for Entries

Early deadline: November 25, 2016

 

The Digiday Publishing Awards recognize the best global digital publishing innovation by publishers, brands, agencies and technology platforms. Over the years, the awards have honored industry-leading work from companies like The Atlantic, The Washington Post, Gawker Media and more.

Have what it takes this year? Don't miss the following deadlines to submit your work.

Early deadline: November 25, 2016 - $395 per entry
Regular deadline: December 9, - $495 per entry
Last chance deadline: December 16, - $695 per entry

Sign up here to receive reminders of submission deadlines

Digiday Publishing Awards

Call for Entries

Early deadline: November 25, 2016

 

The Digiday Publishing Awards recognize the best global digital publishing innovation by publishers, brands, agencies and technology platforms. Over the years, the awards have honored industry-leading work from companies like The Atlantic, The Washington Post, Gawker Media and more.

Have what it takes this year? Don't miss the following deadlines to submit your work.

Early deadline: November 25, 2016 - $395 per entry
Regular deadline: December 9, - $495 per entry
Last chance deadline: December 16, - $695 per entry

Sign up here to receive reminders of submission deadlines

Last Year's Judges

Heather Dietrick

president & general counsel
Gawker Media

Bryan Goldberg

founder & CEO
Bustle

Chris Pirrone

general manager
USA Today Sports Media Group

Alex Skatell

founder & CEO
Independent Journal Review

Jeremy Levine

svp, digital sales
Live Nation

Amy Keller Laird

editor-in-chief
Women's Health

Laura Rogers

group creative director
Campbell Ewald

Najla Haddad

executive group director
Ogilvy One Worldwide

Michael Mraz

editor/director of content
Esquire.com, Hearst Magazine's Digital Media's Men's Group

Jason Kint

CEO
Digital Content Next

Mark Himmelsbach

managing director
Ogilvy North America

Mangesh Hattikudur

co-founder & chief creative officer
mental_floss
All Judges

Categories

Best Publishing Site Design

Honoring the publisher that has executed the most effective site design in order to deliver content and advertising across devices.

Best Use of Multimedia for Storytelling

Awarded to the publisher or brand that has most effectively delivered a powerful narrative through a combination of text, graphics, video and other multimedia.

Best Mobile App

Recognizing the publisher that has best utilized a mobile app to deliver content while providing a rich user experience.

Best Publishing Innovation in Advertising

Honoring the publisher that has produced the most innovative method or form of promotion to market a brand or product.

Best Audience Development Strategy by a Publisher

Awarded to the publisher that has most successfully grown its audience in terms of both size and engagement.

Best Use of Video

Presented to the publisher that has best utilized video to consistently deliver quality content.

Best Content Studio

Honoring the in-house content marketing team that has consistently produced and distributed compelling, innovative and effective content.

Best New Publisher — Vertical or Brand

Recognizing the new publishing brand - 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.

Publisher of the Year

Awarded to the publisher that best displays original thinking, creativity and overall excellence in its approach to publishing and media across all editorial efforts.

Best Native Advertising

Recognizing the outstanding use of native advertising across platforms in order to engage an audience and promote a brand, product or service.

Best Use of Technology by a Publisher

Honoring the publisher that has most effectively utilized groundbreaking technology in distributing content, enhancing user experience and propelling overall growth.

Best New Brand Publication

Presented to the brand that has launched the best publication such as a blog, newsletter, content series or other for the purposes of brand building, community growth and fan engagement.

Best Brand Partnership

Most effective execution of a partnership between a brand and a publisher in order to strategically promote a brand, product or service through the publisher's channels.

Best In Show

Editors' Choice.

Contact

For more information: email Kelsey Lundstrom
For sponsorship opportunities: email Jonathan Messina

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