Winner ResourcesEverything you need to share the news the you're a 2021 Webby Winner, and participate in Webby Awards XXV, hosted by Jameela Jamil, starting Tuesday, May 18th at 3pm EST.
Congratulations on being selected as a Winner in the 25th Annual Webby Awards. Out of over 13,500 entries from all 50 U.S. states and 70+ countries, and over 2.2 million votes cast by 600,000 people in the Webby People’s Voice Awards—the 25th Annual Webby Awards is one of the biggest in our history.
You have joined an elite group: the best of the Internet. Whether selected by our prestigious Academy or chosen by the online voting public in the People’s Voice Awards, your win is an outstanding accomplishment, achieved by only the top 4% of all entered work. Now, it’s time to let the world know—and generate buzz for your clients and partners.
Here’s what to do now:
Participate in Webby Awards XXV!
Tuesday, May 18th at 3pm ET | 12pm PT, all Webby Winners (including yourself) will be recognized in Webby Awards XXV, a star-studded virtual celebration hosted by Jameela Jamil! The show is going to be amazing, featuring 5-Word Speeches by your team, and with special appearances by author and host Padma Lakshmi, actor Uli Latufeku, journalist Gayle King, actress Naomi Watts, actor Paul Raci, Executive Chairwoman and CEO of the Mozilla Foundation Mitchell Baker, actress and singer Da’Vine Joy Randolph, and many more!
Read more details on giving your 5-Word Speech (and a guide to upload one) here.
Promote Your Webby Win
Being selected as a Webby Winner exponentially sets your work apart from any competition. You are now the global, industry standard. Below are a few reasons to spread the news:
1. You Are Officially an Industry Leader.
You’ve officially become the best of the Internet, and that is plenty to brag about. Past Webby Winners include: BBDO New York, National Geographic, Spotify, Nike, m ss ng p eces, and NASA—as well as Special Achievement Winners like Ava DuVernay, Kim Kardashian West, Prince, Issa Rae, Dr. Anthony Fauci, Riz Ahmed, Adam Sandler, Solange, Mitchell Baker, Jesse Williams, FKA twigs, and more.
2. You’ll Make Global Headlines
Every year, The Webby Awards receives a lot of media buzz, and therefore so do our Winners. Last year’s Webbys earned over 13 billion media impressions and headlines in publications around the world. This year, will generate even more press, with our Webby Awards XXV virtual show for the 25th Annual Webby Awards.
The entire world will be looking to Webby Winners. Make sure you’re ready.
3. You’ll Impress Current and Future Clients
Being named a Webby Winner is impressive. Potential clients and partners will see that you produce award-winning digital projects, which validates your work and gives people a strong reason to work with you and use your services. We’ve made a few logos and badges you can use in your communications. Eighty percent of Webby Winners attribute their win to earning new business.
4. Experience Webby Awards XXV
As a Webby Winner, you are being celebrated in a special virtual show titled Webby Awards XXV, hosted by Jameela Jamil! Your 5-Word Acceptance Speech will be marked in Internet history, and memorialized for people, everywhere, to see.
5. You Can Salute Your Team in a Big Way
Your Webby win allows you to recognize your valued employees for their accomplishments. There’s no better way to show them that you think their work is awesome than to share this news with the world.