1. Have your work seen by the best.
Webby Winners are selected by a community of artists, innovators, and creators spanning all facets of digital culture. When you enter The Webbys, your work is seen by our judging body, the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS).
Judges include DeRay Mckesson, Activist & Host of Pod Save the People; Yann Le Cun, VP & Chief AI Scientist, Facebook; Anne Munition, Gamer & Twitch Livestreamer; Jesse Williams (pictured), Actor/Activist and Founder of BLeBRiTY; Laurie Segall, Senior Technology Correspondent, CNN; and Eva Chen, Head of Fashion Partnerships, Instagram. Plus, ad world superstars like Linda Boff, Chief Marketing Officer, GE; Colleen DeCourcy, Global Co-Executive Creative Director of Wieden & Kennedy; and David Droga, Creative Chairman & Founder, Droga5.
2. No matter what you make, stand out.
The Webbys recognizes the entire breadth of the Internet. Whether you run a global lifestyle website or create a groundbreaking social ad campaign, as the Internet grows, so does the incredible amount of technology, content, and experiences that deserve to be honored. We celebrate all outstanding digital work across Websites, Video, Advertising, Media & PR, Mobile, Apps, and Voice, Social, Podcasts, and Games.
3. There are now even more ways to win.
The Internet is always changing—and so is The Webbys. To better recognize the incredible innovation we’re seeing online, this year we’ve added an entirely new suite of Voice categories, including honors for: Games and Entertainment, Productivity, Best User Experience, Food and Drinks, and Business & Finance.
Plus a dedicated category suite for Social Content Series & Campaigns, including: Arts & Entertainment, Travel, News & Politics—and beyond. (Read about this year’s new categories here.)