WMA Association News


Do you work for an award-winning interactive agency?

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Jan 27, 2015

If not, now's your chance. Enter the 2015 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 your industry and format. We'll send our judges to evaluate it based on creativity, innovation, impact, design, copy writing, and use of the medium. If you have the highest average score in your industry, you're a winner!


One week left to enter the 2015 Internet Advertising Competition Awards

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Jan 26, 2015

The deadline for entering the 13th Annual IAC Awards is Jan. 30. 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 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!


Internet Advertising Competition Awards to present Outstanding Advertising Developer Award

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Jan 22, 2015

In an effort to recognize those organizations that demonstrate exceptional development skills across multiple entries, agencies that win more the six awards will also be recognized with an Outstanding Advertising Developer award from the Web Marketing Association. In 2014, 17 agencies won this honor. They included Acxiom (16), POSSIBLE (15), RED Interactive Agency (11), Marcus Thomas LLC (10), BlueRush (10), TBWA\Tequila (9), Scorpion Design, Inc. (8), Overdrive Interactive (8), Conde Nast Marketing Solutions (8), TMP Worldwide (7), SapientNitro (7), These Days Y&R (6), TEB (6), Sanky Communications, Inc. (6), Lowe Campbell Ewald (6), Imaginuity (6) and A&E (6).


Go For the Top Agency IAC Award

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Jan 21, 2015

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 five points, Best of Industry three points and each Outstanding award one point. The agency with the most points will be awarded the Top Agency Award.

Agencies that win more the 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 2015 IAC judges

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Jan 20, 2015

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 2015 Internet Advertising Competition Awards

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Jan 19, 2015

The deadline for entering the 13th Annual IAC Awards is Jan. 30. 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 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!


Sign up for our mailing list

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Jan 16, 2015

Please be sure to add your name to our mailing list to be notified when any of our competitions begin, when winners are announced or to receive our monthly newsletter, Interactive Briefing. We respect your privacy and will never provide your e-mail 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 15, 2015

The Web Marketing Association judges will select the best websites used as advertising in 86 industries as part of the 13th 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. 30.


Tell a friend about the IAC Awards

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Jan 14, 2015

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 13, 2015

Our 13th annual Internet Advertising Competition is now accepting entries. The deadline to enter is Jan. 31.

The 19th annual international WebAward Competition for Website Development's next Call for Entries will be March 2, with a May 29 deadline.

The 4th annual MobileWebAwards will begin accepting entries beginning Aug. 11. The deadline for entry will be Sept. 30.


WMA LinkedIn group a great way to network online

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Jan 12, 2015

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 learn and discuss interesting topics with fellow members.


See where IAC Award winners are located

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Jan 09, 2015

While the majority of Internet Advertising Competition Awards originate from the USA, the program is international in nature and truly geographically diverse.

Check out this map of previous IAC Award winners to see where the agencies that won are located.


Who will win the IAC Award Top Agency Award?

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Jan 08, 2015

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 five points, Best of Industry three points and each Outstanding award one point. The agency with the most points will be awarded the Top Agency Award.


Web Marketing Association Facebook page a good resource

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Jan 07, 2015

Another great way to keep in touch with the WMA is to like our Facebook page. This is a great way to get notified of new competition call for entries. You can also get valuable hints and tips to help you increase your chances to win awards!


Do you have the best websites for advertising? Can you prove it?

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Jan 06, 2015

The Web Marketing Association judges will select the best websites used as advertising in 86 industries as part of the 13th 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 before the deadline of Jan, 30 -- less than a month away.


Facebook offers tips and hint to win an IAC Award!

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Jan 05, 2015

We have begun our countdown to the deadline for entering the Web Marketing Association's 13th annual Internet Advertising Competition Awards. Check out our Facebook page throughout the month of January to get insiders' hints on how to improve your chances of winning an award. Go to www.facebook.com/webmarketingassoc.


One month left to enter the 2015 Internet Advertising Competition Awards

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Jan 02, 2015

The deadline for entering the 13th Annual IAC Awards is January 30th. 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. Time is running out, so make sure you get your entries in before the deadline!

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!


Happy New Year from the Web Marketing Association

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Dec 31, 2014

As we look back on 2014 and look forward to 2015. The Web Marketing Association would like to thank all of the many volunteers to help to make our award programs a success each year. It is because of the dedication of these industry professionals that the online marketing community has the opportunity to see who has the best website development, best mobile apps and websites, and the best online advertising in the world today.

We are looking forward to many enhancements to our offering and wish everyone a happy and healthy new year.




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