Each year the Web Marketing Association names the Best Public Relations Ad as part of the annual Internet Advertising Competition (IAC) Awards. We believe that judging your creative talent should be based on a peer group within that industry.
Now in its 15th year, the IAC Awards are the first and only industry-based advertising award competition dedicated exclusively to online advertising. Here is your chance to stand out from your competitors and win the recognition you deserve.
Best advertising are selected by judges who review the entered advertising using the seven criteria below:
Use of the medium
As a participant, you will receive:
An independent evaluation of your Public Relations Ad by independent expert judges
Valuable feedback to help Benchmark your efforts against other Public Relations Ad industry advertising.
If your site wins a Public Relations Ad IAC Award, you will also get:
A beautiful Crystal Statue or certificate of achievement to display proudly
Higher visibility for your company and yourself
A great marketing opportunity to promote your company to the media
Links to your site from the highly ranked WebAward site to help SEO
The admiration of peers, friends and co-workers -- maybe even a raise!
A personal achievement for your resume
Each year the Web Marketing Association's IAC Award Competition names the Best Public Relations Ad. The winners are selected by judging the entered creative using seven criteria - design, ease of use, copywriting, interactivity, use of technology, innovation and content. Entries not selected as best Public Relations Ad are also eligible for an Outstanding Advertising Award.
Entering the IAC Awards can help keep you up on Public Relations Ad Trends by showing you how other Public Relations Ad advertising compare to the overall Internet standards. You also can make Public Relations Ad news if you have the Best Public Relations Ad. Public Relations Ad news letters will want to cover you win bringing you additional visibility within your industry.
Here are past Public Relations Ad winners:
|Year||Entry Name||Award Level||Winner|
|2013||Malwalkers Series||Best Public Relations Online Video||Aristotle Inc.|
|2013||Curators of Sweden||Best Public Relations Social Media Campaign||Volontaire|
|2013||Brad Meltzer Website Redesign||Best Public Relations Website||Brad Meltzer|
|2012||Aristotle Interactive Christmas E-card||Best Public Relations Online Video||Aristotle Interactive|
|2012||Deb McCain Communications||Best Public Relations Website||Design Lab|
|2011||Cision 2010 Holiday Greeting||Best Public Relations Integrated Ad Campaign||Cision|
|2011||Cision 2010 Holiday Greeting||Best Public Relations Social Media Campaign||Cision|
|2011||Cision Influencer Web Site||Best Public Relations Website||Cision|
|2010||Sony CES 2010 Virtual Press Kit||Best Public Relations Websites||BGT Partners|
|2009||Sony CES 2009 Vitual Press Kit||Best Public Relations Websites||BGT Partners & Sony CES 2009|
|2008||Sony Electronics Consumer Electronics Show 2008 Virtual Press Room||Best Public Relations Microsite/landing Page||BGT Partners & Sony Electronics|
|2008||Hewlett Packard: Eco||Best Public Relations Rich Media Online Ad||Idea Integration|
|2007||Sony CES 2007 News and Information Site||Best Public Relations Microsite/landing Page||BGT Partners & Sony Electronics, Inc.|
|2006||Sony 2006 CES News and Information Site||Best Public Relations Microsite/landing Page||BGT PARTNERS & SONY ELECTRONICS, INC.|
|2005||Sony Electronics CES Virtual Press Kit||Best Public Relations Microsite/landing Page||Sony Electronics Inc. and BGT Partners|
The Internet Advertising Competition Awards evaluates all forms of online advertising including:
|Online Ad||Online Campaign|
|Rich Media Online Ad||Rich Media Online Campaign|
|Email Message||Email Message Campaign|
|Online Newsletter Campaign||Microsite/Landing Page|
|Mobile Application||Online Video|
|Integrated Ad Campaign||Online Video campaign|
To view other industry winners, please click on the link below:
| Advertising | Advocacy | Airline | Application Service Provider | Architecture | Arts | Associations | Automobile | B2B | Bank | Beverage | Biotechnology | Blog | Broadcasting | Catalog | Computer: Hardware | Computer: Software | Construction | Consulting | Consumer Goods | Credit Union | Design | Directory or Search Engine | Diversified Business | Education | Electronics | Email | Employment | Energy | Entertainment | Environmental | Events | E-Zine | Faith-based | Family | Fashion or Beauty | Financial Services | Food Industry | Game Site | Gay/Lesbian | General Interest | Government | Health Care | Healthcare Provider | Home Building | Hotel and Lodging | Information Services | Insurance | Interactive Services | International Business | Internet Service Provider | Intranet | Investor Relations | Investment | Legal | Leisure | Magazine | Marketing | Manufacturing | Media | Medical | Medical Equipment | Military | Mobile | Movie | Music | Mutual Fund | News | Newspaper | Non-Profit | Other | Pharmaceuticals | Photography | Political | Portal | Professional Services | Public Relations | Publishing | Radio | Real Estate | Regional | Restaurant | Retail | School | Science | Shopping | Small Business | Social Network | Sports | Technology | Telecommunication | Toy & Hobby | Transportation | Travel | TV | University