21st Annual Webby Awards Announced

Presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences, the Webby Awards has been dubbed the ‘internet’s highest honor’.

Webby Award winners 2017 list:

Planned Parenthood: Best Charitable Organization/Nonprofit Website

Sandy Hook Promise, “Evan”: Best Viral Marketing (Advertising, Media & PR) and Best Short Form Branded Content (Film & Video)

The Messy Truth with Van Jones: Best News & Politics Series (Film & Video)

Squarespace: Best Web Service & Application (Websites)

FactCheck.org: Best Political Blog/Websites (Websites)

Merriam-Webster Redefines Twitter: Best Writing (Social) and Best Education & Discovery (Social)

Giphy: Messaging (Mobile Sites & Aps), Best Comedy–Branded (Film & Video), and NetArt (Websites)

Airbnb: Best Travel App (Mobile Sites & Apps)

The Metropolitan Museum of Art: Social Video for the Met 360 Project (Social)

Lady Gaga: Integrated Campaign (Film & Video) and Branded Content (Advertising, Media, & PR) for the Lady Gaga + Intel Performance

Jimmy Kimmel Live!: Best Comedy: Long Form or Series for Mean Tweets (Film & Video)
Coldplay: Best Music Video for “Up&Up” (Film & Video)

The Ellen DeGeneres Show: Best Celebrity/Fan Social Presence (Social)

Deadpool: Best Social Media Campaign (Advertising, Media, & PR), Best Social Content and Marketing (Social), and Best Digital Campaign (Advertising, Media, & PR)

Serena Williams’s Match Point: Best Mobile Advertising and Best Use of Native Advertising (Advertising, Media, & PR)

Women of the Hour Podcast with Lena Dunham: Best Lifestyle Podcast (Podcasts & Digital Audio)

ESPN Films: Best Sports Channel and Network for 30 for 30 Shorts (Film & Video)

BuzzFeed: Best News App for the BuzzFeed News App (Mobile Sites & Apps) and Best Interview/Talk Show for Another Round (Podcasts & Digital Audio)

Game of Thrones: Best Overall Social Presence

Kendrick Lamar: Best Video Remixes/Mashups for “Swimming Pools (Drank)” (Film & Video)

Spotify: Best Streaming Audio and Best Music App (Mobile Sites & Apps)

Under Armour, “Rule Yourself: Michael Phelps”: Best Viral (Branded) Entertainment (Film & Video)

HBO Now: Best Streaming Video (Mobile Sites & Apps)

Gimlet Media: Best Podcast Drama for Homecoming (Podcasts & Digital Audio)

Pokémon Go: Best Use of GPS or Location Technology and Best Experiential & Innovation (Mobile Sites & Apps)

Who Is Mr. Robot: Best Television Website