Digital media leaders ranging from the curiously bizarre Tumblr "Kim Jong Il Looking at Things" to the ever-hilarious The Onion and Internet powerhouses Google and The New York Times agree that being honored by The Webby Awards is a defining feat reserved for truly outstanding web properties. Show More Summary
-FYI, final entry deadline for the 17th Annual Webby Awards is this Friday, Jan. 25. link -Mad Men returns April 7 and according to show creator Matthew Weiner, “this season is about Don.” link -The image above should help explain “Drift...Show More Summary
Don’t have the money to make a fundraising pitch for yourself? You can tailor this open-source one to your own needs. Tiffany Shlain, a filmmaker perhaps best known for the documentary Connected and for founding the Webby Awards, is turning into a fairy godmother for nonprofits in need of new ways to get out their messages. Show More Summary
I'll accept that Webby award for headline writing now.
Secure your place in Internet history with what The New York Times hails as the "Internet's highest honor": The Webby Award. Don't miss this chance to join the ranks of past Webby winners, including Instagram, Funny or Die, comedian Louis C.K., Björk, and Tumblr. Show More Summary
The Lovie Awards, billed as “the only pan European Award to honour the entire breadth of content created for the internet,” has today announced its list of winners for 2012....
This week, VIBE Media is hiring a social media manager, while Draftfcb needs a social media director. The Webby Awards is seeking a social media coordinator, and the March of Dimes is on the hunt for a manager of social media and marketing. Show More Summary
The build up to this year’s Lovie Awards, Europe’s alternative to the Webby Awards, is in full swing. Now in its second year, the awards celebrate the best that Europe...
The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS) has announced the opening of the Call for Entries for the 17th Annual Webby Awards. Also announced today is the addition of twenty new Webby judges, including our own Founder and Editor-in-Chief, Scott Beale, and the addition of social media categories. Executive Director of The Webby [...]
The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS) has just announced that the 17th annual Webby Awards is now open for submissions, featuring new social media categories and judges, like...
Allee Willis, who is described as the “Grammy, Emmy, Tony and Webby award winning and nominated songwriter, artist, director, picker, party thrower”, is hosting Badeya, Baby!, her new live stage show that is part greatest hits concert, part sing-along and part ‘party game extravaganza’. Badeya, Baby! happens September 21 and 22, 2012 at North Hollywood’s [...]
Sonia Gil is host and co-creator of Sonia’s Travels, the weekly web show that cracks the code behind peoples and cultures around world. Winner of the 2012 People’s Voice Webby Award for “best web personality,” Sonia has been hailed as the “next Bourdain.” A biologist by training and beach lover by choice, she speaks five languages and…
Description Unlock your typing potential. Webby Awards People’s Voice Winner for Innovation, 2012 Mobile World Congress Award Winner for Innovation, 2012 Meet the world’s smartest touchscreen keyboard for Android. SwiftKey 3 understands how words work together, giving much more accurate corrections and predictions than other keyboards. Show More Summary
They are not the Oscars or the Grammy’s. Heck, they aren’t even the Webbies or the Appy Awards for the man on the street. But just like the relatively obscure names you might have encountered in the list of 10 Famous Geeks Who Changed The World, the computer science awards on this list are doing their own quiet bit to promote innovation and invention.
1. Nyan Cat The most acclaimed web cat is Nyan Cat, an 8-bit animated feline, who won Meme of the Year at the Webby Awards in May. The Pop Tart-shaped viral sensation stormed onto the Internet in April 2011 when illustrator Chris Torres...Show More Summary
OK Go’s elaborately choreographed web video experiments have led to millions of views, a Grammy Award, a Webby Award, hundreds of bookings, and traditional media success. But before there was the Rube Goldberg-esque This Too Shall Pass,...Show More Summary
Sonia Gil, host of weekly online travel show Sonia's Travels and winner of the People's Voice Webby Award for Best Web Personality, is leading five of YouTube's biggest names on The Tuber Tour, a 99-hour trip through Barcelona, Spain. Joe...Show More Summary
For this year's Webby Awards, the organizers added a new category: recognition for social change. But it wasn't a nonprofit site that won it. It was Facebook. "It's a societal platform that is at the center of change in the world," David-Michel...Show More Summary
Yeah, everybody knows Bjork for her wackadoodle swan dress she wore to the 2001 Oscars, but there’s so much more to her.Take this outfit she wore to the Webby Awards earlier this week — a futuristic Iris Van Herpen dress paired with wild multi-colored locks. It’s totally not something that most of us could wear, [...]
Berzerk in the most delectable of ways! At the 16th annual Webby awards, Icelandic pixie Bjork accepted the Artist of The Year award in an Iris Van Herpen Fall 2011 Couture gown from the Capriole collection. The stunning construction reminds us of petrified wood, but is actually made from tri-colored leather strips! Unfortunately, those clunker, brown shoes and [...]