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The 26th Annual Webby Awards Call for Entries is now open. Below is a list of the 2021/2022 CATEGORIES & DEFINITIONS for all eight category types.

The Webby Awards accepts eight types of entries:

  • Websites and Mobile Sites, honors to celebrate the best Websites designed for any screen including desktop and mobile, including features like aesthetic and user experience to, Humor and News sites.
  • Advertising, Media & PR, honors for the breadth of the digital advertising landscape, including Innovative PR, Branded Content, Media and Integrated work.
  • Video, honors video that premiered Online, from Documentaries, Series & Channels, Performance and Craft, Branded Entertainment and more
  • Social, honors the scope of social media across all platforms, from the best Sports, Music and Experimental & Innovation to News & Information including Best Creator, Content Series & Campaigns, Video and more.
  • Podcasts, honors recognizing outstanding work in podcast Episodes, Series and Limited Series & Specials, across Creativity & Marketing, Crime & Justice, Sustainability & Environment, Best Host, and Best Writing and more.
  • Games, honors for outstanding work in games across mobile, social, and browser platforms, from Action & Adventure to Puzzles, Strategy & Trivia, to Social Impact and more.
  • Virtual & Remote, honors for exceptional work in creating and executing virtual, remote or hybrid experiences including conferences, concerts, event series, and work in Virtual Reality and 360-video.
  • Apps and Software, honors the range of applications and experiences across mobile, tablet, and OTT, and for outstanding Software Services and Platforms.

Descriptions for each category are listed below the category lists and can be accessed by clicking the category link. If you don’t find what you’re looking for here, or have any questions at all please email Webby Awards Producer Evey Long at evey@webbyawards.com 

# In order to support a vibrant Internet community, categories denoted by # can be entered for $160. Student categories can be entered for $55.

New Categories are highlighted in green.


New categories highlighted in green.

# Denotes $160 categories.


The Webby Awards recognizes outstanding Websites, designed for any screen including desktop and mobile, in a variety of categories. New this year, we have honors for Email Newsletters. Entries in multiple categories will be reviewed separately for each category entered. Entries entered into more than one category may win multiple awards.

The Webby Awards recognizes outstanding Video in a multitude of categories within four category types including; Features, General Video, Performance & Craft, Video Series & Channels and Branded Entertainment. Entries in multiple categories will be reviewed separately for each category entered. Entries entered into more than one category may win multiple awards.

The Webby Awards recognizes outstanding Apps and Software in a multitude of categories within three category types; General, Features, and Software Services & Platforms. Entries in multiple categories will be reviewed separately for each category entered. Entries entered into more than one category may win multiple awards.


The Webby Awards recognizes outstanding Podcasts in a variety of unique categories within four category types; Features, General Series, Limited-Series & Specials, and and Individual Episodes. Entries in multiple categories will be reviewed separately for each category entered. Entries entered into more than one category may win multiple awards.

The Webby Awards recognizes outstanding Social in a variety of category types including Features, General Social, Social Content Series & Campaigns and Social Video. Entries in multiple categories will be reviewed separately for each category entered. Entries entered into more than one category may win multiple awards.

The Webby Awards recognizes outstanding Games in a multitude of categories within two category types; Features and General Games. Entries in multiple categories will be reviewed separately for each category entered. Entries entered into more than one category may win multiple awards.

The Webby Awards recognizes outstanding work in creating and executing virtual, remote or hybrid experiences including conferences, concerts, events, and work in Virtual Reality and 360-video. New this year, we have honors for Event Series. Entries in multiple categories will be reviewed separately for each category entered. Entries entered into more than one category may win multiple awards.

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