The Digiday Awards is the industry's annual recognition of the companies, campaigns and creative modernizing media and marketing. Over the years, these awards have honored leading work from brands, agencies, publishers and tech providers such as Casper, R/GA, Domino’s, The Martin Agency and more.

On November 14, 2018 we honored all finalists and named winners in 15 categories at The Lighthouse in New York City. You can check out the full list of winners below or on the site here.

Planning ahead for next year? Click here to sign up for reminders about deadlines and to access everything you'll need to join the ranks of our past winners including our entry kit, expert tips for crafting a winning entry, and past coverage of this program. We'll be unveiling next year's category lineup early in 2019, and those who subscribe to receive updates will be the first to hear the news.

Early Deadline: August 2, 2019 - $449 per entry
Regular Deadline: August 23, 2019 - $549 per entry
Last Chance Deadline: September 13, 2019 - $699 per entry
All deadlines end at 11:59PM PST.

2018 Winners

2018 Categories

  • Best Branding Consumer Campaign

    Awarding a digital branding campaign that has successfully built and/or enhanced the image and identity of a consumer brand.

  • Best Branding B2B Campaign

    Awarding a digital branding campaign that has successfully built and/or enhanced the image and identity of a business-to-business brand.

  • Best Direct Response Campaign

    Awarding a digital direct response campaign that has successfully met campaign objectives with consistent results over time.

  • Best Product Launch

    Awarding a digital campaign that has successfully launched a new brand, product or service.

  • Best Social Good Campaign

    Awarding a campaign that has successfully driven awareness, donations or promoted social good.

  • Best Creative

    Awarding the best and most engaging digital ad creative of the year.

  • Best Use of Mobile

    Awarding a brand messaging campaign that successfully engaged audiences on mobile.

  • Best Use of Social

    Awarding a social media strategy that successfully increased audience engagement and/or retention.

  • Best Use of AI new

    Awarding the most effective use of AI (including but not limited to voice-powered assistants, behavioral algorithms and facial recognition) in a campaign.

  • Best Brand Platform

    Awarding a platform or technology that is successful in delivering brand communications, content or advertising across the digital media landscape.

  • Best Publishing Platform

    Awarding a technology that is successful in helping publishers improve their business through advertising and/or content distribution.  

  • Most Innovative Publisher

    Honoring a publisher that best exemplifies original thinking and creativity in editorial, audience development and revenue generation.

  • Social Media Team of the Year

    Honoring the social media team that has successfully improved engagement through dynamic storytelling across platforms.

  • Agency of the Year

    Honoring the agency that has best displayed excellence through noteworthy messaging and strategy execution this year.

  • Brand of the Year

    Honoring the brand that is modernizing the industry with innovative marketing, advertising and customer engagement.

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