WMA Association News


Have you created an award winning online video advertising campaign?

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Dec 08, 2016

Online video has exploded in popularity over the past few years as a form of advertising, and it looks like this trend is likely to continue. The Web Marketing Association judges will select the best online video advertising in 86 industries as part of their 15th annual international Internet Advertising Competition (IAC) Awards. Companies or agencies can nominate their work for consideration before the deadline of Jan. 31, 2017.

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!


Top awards up for grabs at the 15th annual IAC Awards

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Dec 07, 2016

The Web Marketing Association will be naming Best of Show winners and the Top Agency as part of its 2017 IAC Awards. Entries across all industries will be considered for the Best of Show for each advertising format. Top Agency will go to the Organization who wins the most quality points in the show.


See where IAC award winners are located

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Dec 06, 2016

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 Past IAC Award winners to see where the agencies that won are located.


Internet Advertising Competition looking for advertising professionals to judge 2017 IAC Awards

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Dec 05, 2016

The Web Marketing Association's 15th annual Internet Advertising Competition (IAC) Awards are currently accepting entries and looking for qualified judges to help adjudicate this year's award program. To nominate yourself or someone within your organization, please complete the Judge's Nomination Form.

Internet advertising professionals selected as judges will be contacted during the first week of January.


Best Social Media Advertising Campaigns to be named by Web Marketing Association

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Dec 02, 2016

Marketers using marketing and ad campaigns on social media networks, like Facebook and LinkedIn, to engage consumers are exploding. The Web Marketing Association judges will select the best social media advertising campaigns in 86 industries as part of their 15th annual international Internet Advertising Competition (IAC) Awards. Companies or agencies wishing to nominate their work for consideration may do before the deadline of January 31, 2017.

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!


Do you have "award winning" integrated advertising campaigns?

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Dec 01, 2016

Integrated advertising campaigns are those that use multiple ad formats to get their message across to the consumer. The Web Marketing Association judges will select the best integrated advertising campaigns in 86 industries as part of their 15th annual Internet Advertising Competition (IAC) Awards. Companies or agencies wishing to nominate their work for consideration may do so before the deadline of Jan. 31, 2017.

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!


Award program update

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Nov 30, 2016

Our 15th annual Internet Advertising Competition is now accepting entries for the 2017 program. The deadline to enter is Jan. 31, 2017.

The 21st annual international WebAward Competition for Website Development's next Call for Entries will be Mar. 6, 2017,  with a May 31 deadline.

The 6th annual MobileWebAwards will begin accepting entries beginning Aug. 7, 2017. The deadline for entry will be Sept. 29, 2017.


Best Websites for Advertising to be named by Web Marketing Association

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Nov 29, 2016

The Web Marketing Association judges will select the best websites used as advertising in 86 industries as part of their 15th 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. 31, 2017.

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!


Do You Have An "Award Winning" Online Newsletter?

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Nov 28, 2016

Online newsletters are a critical marketing tool for many companies trying to maintain an ongoing relationship with customers and prospects. The Web Marketing Association judges will select the best online newsletters in more than 86 industries as part of their 15th annual international Internet Advertising Competition Awards. Enter your best online newsletters and win the recognition you deserve. 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!


Web Marketing Association Facebook page a good resource

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Nov 22, 2016

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 and get hints and tips on how to increase your chances of winning an award. You can also get valuable hints and tips to help you increase your chances to win awards!


Best email advertising campaigns to be named by Web Marketing Association

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Nov 21, 2016

The Web Marketing Association judges will select the best email advertising campaigns in 86 industries as part of their 15th annual Internet Advertising Competition (IAC) Awards. The award program has categories for both individual email creative as well as campaigns. Enter your best email marketing ads and campaigns and win the recognition you deserve.

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!


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Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Nov 18, 2016

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Best integrated advertising campaigns to be named by Web Marketing Association

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Nov 17, 2016

Integrated advertising campaigns are those that use multiple ad formats to get their message across to the consumer. The Web Marketing Association judges will select the best integrated advertising campaigns in 86 industries as part of their 15th annual Internet Advertising Competition (IAC) Awards. Companies or agencies wishing to nominate their work for consideration may do so before the deadline of Jan. 31, 2017.

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!


The best online advertising to be named by Internet Advertising Competition Awards

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Nov 16, 2016

The Web Marketing Association announces the Call for Entries for the 15th annual Internet Advertising Competition (IAC) Awards. The IAC Awards are the first and only industry-based advertising award competition dedicated exclusively to online advertising. This international award program will evaluate all forms of online advertising, including email, page-based ads, online newsletters, mobile apps, websites, video and social media in 86 industry categories. The Competition Web site is located at www.iacaward.org and the deadline for entry is Jan. 31, 2017.

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 | Nov 15, 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, seven agencies won this honor, including TMP Worldwide (17), Scorpion (11), SapientNitro (10), Havas Worldwide Chicago (10), BlueRush Digital Media Corp (8), LemonXL Limited (7), PacificLink iMedia Limited (6), Small Army (6).

Learn more about entering here.


Best social media advertising campaigns to be named by Web Marketing Association

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Nov 14, 2016

The number of marketers using marketing and ad campaigns on social media networks, like Facebook and LinkedIn, to engage consumers is exploding. The Web Marketing Association judges will select the best social media advertising campaigns in 86 industries as part of its 15th annual Internet Advertising Competition (IAC) Awards. Companies or agencies wishing to nominate their work for consideration may do before the deadline of Jan. 31, 2017.

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!


Best Mobile Apps and Best Mobile Websites to be named by Web Marketing Association

Web Marketing Association SmartBrief | Nov 11, 2016

While many mobile applications are tools that make life easier for millions of people, they also are effective advertising tools to build brand awareness and engage consumers. Web Marketing Association judges will select the best mobile applications and the best mobile websites in 86 industries as part of their 15th annual Internet Advertising Competition (IAC) Awards. Companies or agencies wishing to nominate their work for consideration may do so before the deadline of Jan. 31, 2017.

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!




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