WMA Association News


Deadline to enter The 2016 Internet Advertising Competition Awards extended

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Feb 01, 2016

The deadline to enter the 2016 IAC Awards has been extended until Feb. 12. Entries can be added and/or edited until that date, when the nominator portal will be closed and the judging phase will begin. All entries submitted after the original deadline will be subject to a late fee as stated in the competition's guidelines.


Final day to enter the 2016 Internet Advertising Competition Awards

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Jan 29, 2016

Today is the deadline to enter the 14th Annual IAC Awards. Entries will be accepted until midnight Eastern Standard Time. Entries can be edited until Feb. 12, when the judging phase begins.

Entering is easy. Simply create a Nominator Account or log in to an existing Nominator Account. Upload your creative and pick you industry and format. We'll send our judges to evaluate it based on creativity, innovation, impact, design, copywriting, and use of the medium. If you have the highest average score in your industry, you're a winner!


Tomorrow is the final day to enter The 2016 IAC Awards

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Jan 28, 2016

Tomorrow is the deadline to enter the 14th Annual Internet Advertising Competition Awards.

Entering is easy. Simply create a Nominator Account or log in to an existing Nominator Account. Upload your creative, and pick your industry and format. We'll send our judges to evaluate it based on creativity, innovation, impact, design, copywriting, and use of the medium. If you have the highest average score in your industry, you're a winner!


Tell a friend about WMA SmartBrief

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Jan 27, 2016

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Do You Work for an Award Winning Interactive Agency?

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Jan 26, 2016

If not, now's your chance. Enter the 2016 IAC Awards and prove to the world the quality of your work, recognized by your peers.

Entering is easy. Simply create a Nominator Account or log in to an existing Nominator Account. Upload your creative and pick you industry and format. We'll send our judges to evaluate it based on creativity, innovation, impact, design, copywriting, and use of the medium. If you have the highest average score in your industry, you're a winner!


The 1 week left to enter The 2016 Internet Advertising Competition Awards

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Jan 25, 2016

The deadline for entering the 14th Annual IAC Awards is Jan. 29. So now that the new year is here, it is time to get your entries submitted for one of the top award programs dedicated to online advertising in all forms.

Entering is easy. Simply create a Nominator Account or log in to an existing Nominator Account. Upload your creative and pick you industry and format. We'll send our judges to evaluate it based on creativity, innovation, impact, design, copywriting, and use of the medium. If you have the highest average score in your industry, you're a winner!


Internet Advertising Competition Awards to present Outstanding Advertising Developer award

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Jan 21, 2016

In an effort to recognize those organizations that demonstrate exceptional development skills across multiple entries, agencies that win more than six awards will also be recognized with an Outstanding Advertising Developer award from the Web Marketing Association. In 2015, nine agencies won this honor.


Go for the Top Agency IAC Award

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Jan 20, 2016

Interactive agencies that win multiple awards will also be in the running for Top Agency Award. Each entrant will be awarded points based on the level of award for each award received. A Best of Show will be worth 5 points, Best of Industry 3 points and each Outstanding award 1 point. The agency with the most points will be awarded the Top Agency Award.

Agencies that win more than 6 IAC Awards in a single competition will also be recognized with an Outstanding Advertising Developer award from the Web Marketing Association. Winners will receive a crystal trophy similar to the Best of Industry winners to display their achievement.

If your agency has more than one office, make sure they all enter to improve your chances of winning a top award.


Last call for new 2016 IAC judges

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Jan 19, 2016

Internet Advertising Competition (IAC) Awards are still looking for qualified judges to help adjudicate this year's award program. We are looking for individuals who have direct experience developing online advertising. Our judges must have an in-depth understanding of the current state-of-the-art in web advertising, an eye for a well-designed ad and the objectivity to score entries according to a predefined set of criteria.

To nominate yourself or someone within your organization, please complete the Judge's Nomination Form.


2 weeks left to enter the 2016 Internet Advertising Competition Awards

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Jan 18, 2016

The deadline for entering the 14th Annual IAC Awards is Jan. 29th. So now that the new year is here, it is time to get your entries submitted for one of the top award programs dedicated to online advertising in all forms.

Entering is easy. Simply create a Nominator Account or log in to an existing Nominator Account. Upload your creative and pick you industry and format. We'll send our judges to evaluate it based on creativity, innovation, impact, design, copywriting, and use of the medium. If you have the highest average score in your industry, you're a winner!


Sign up for our mailing list

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Jan 15, 2016

Please be sure to add your name to our mailing list to be notified when any of our competitions begin, winners are announced or to receive our monthly newsletter, Interactive Briefing. We respect your privacy and will never provide your email to others. You can sign-up or change your preferences at http://www.webmarketingassociation.org/subscribe.asp.


Best websites for advertising to be named by Web Marketing Association

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Jan 14, 2016

The Web Marketing Association judges will select the best websites used as advertising in 86 industries as part of their 14th annual Internet Advertising Competition (IAC) Awards. The IAC Awards are the first and only industry-based advertising award competition dedicated exclusively to online advertising. Companies or agencies wishing to nominate their work for consideration may do so at www.IACAward.org before the deadline of Jan. 29, 2016.


Tell a friend about the IAC Awards

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Jan 13, 2016

As a volunteer organization, we rely on the online marketing community to help us spread the word about our award programs. Please share our posts on Facebook, LinkedIn, blogs and anywhere else others in the industry can see it.


Award Programs update

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Jan 12, 2016

Our 14th annual Internet Advertising Competition is now accepting entries for the 2016 program. The deadline to enter is Jan. 29, 2016.

The 20th annual international WebAward Competition for Website Development's next Call for Entries will be March 8, 2016 with a May 31st deadline.

The 5th annual MobileWebAwards will begin accepting entries beginning Aug. 8, 2016. The deadline for entry will be Sept. 30.


WMA LinkedIn group a great way to network online

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Jan 11, 2016

Where does the Internet community go to read about current trends and thoughts on online marketing? The Web Marketing Association LinkedIn Group of course! Join our group today to keep up with news from the WMA and to learn and discuss interesting topics with fellow members.




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