Promote Your HonorEverything you need to celebrate your 2021 Webby Honor.
Congratulations on your honor in The Webby Awards!
Earning the distinction of Webby Honoree, as recognized by the International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences is also a significant achievement—granted to only the top 20% of nearly 13,500 projects submitted in this year’s competition. That’s a big achievement, and one worth celebrating.
Here are a few things to note:
1. Honoree Certificate
To commemorate your recognition, we’re giving you a complimentary, customized, framed certificate. To personalize and receive your certificate, please visit The Webby Store with your submission email address and password or your confirmation number(s).
Additional personalized framed certificates and official embossed stickers are available for members of your team, clients, or others involved in your success are also available for purchase.
2. Promote Your Honor
Being named an Honoree in this record-breaking year for the 25th Annual Webby Awards is a great honor, and an opportunity to show the world why your work is great. Here is a clear-cut guide on how to promote your achievement:
3. Put Our Official Honoree Logo on Your Website.
Download it here.
4. Thank Your Network.
Send an email to your network of colleagues, clients, family, and friends to let them know the good news.
5. Make Your Honor Part of Your Marketing Strategy
Write an email, or a blog, produce a short video, run an ad in your local paper or favorite trade magazine—or simply include the Official Honoree logo in anything you have going out.
6. Update Your Social Media
Don’t forget to tell your friends and followers about your success. Share your win using #Webbys to connect with other Honorees. It’s a great way to way to share your Webby achievement with an even wider audience.
7. Devise a Press Plan
Write and distribute a press release highlighting your nomination. We’ve got the national media covered, but you can develop and implement media campaigns to generate attention, including broadcast, print, radio, online media, and blogs. Pitch yourself for a feature at industry media outlets, as a way to cover your success, growth, and future plans. In your media outreach, you’ll want to include key facts about The Webby Awards, which you can find here. If media need official Webby press photos, videos, or additional media resources, you’ll find those in the Webby Press Room.Feel free to reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org from our PR team at Sunshine Sachs for more information or tips.
You can find a sample press release here.
8. Spice Up Your Company and Personal Bio
Adding this honor to your company or personal bio will show potential customers and partners that your work is award-worthy.
9. Shine in Your Email Signature
Have your team highlight their shiny-new Honoree status in their email signatures.