The Best Design Ad Internet Advertising Awards!

2024 Best Design Ad
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Best Design Ad

Each year the Web Marketing Association names the Best Design 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 21st 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:

As a participant, you will receive:



If your site wins a Design Ad IAC Award, you will also get:  

Each year the Web Marketing Association's IAC Award Competition names the Best Design 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 Design Ad are also eligible for an Outstanding Advertising Award.

Setting Design Ad Trends and making Design Ad News

Entering the IAC Awards can help keep you up on Design Ad Trends by showing you how other Design Ad advertising compare to the overall Internet standards. You also can make Design Ad news if you have the Best Design Ad. Design Ad news letters will want to cover you win bringing you additional visibility within your industry.

Here are past Design Ad winners:

Year Entry Name Award Level Winner
2024 It Was There All Along Best Design Online Video, Best Other Online Video, Best Of Show Online Video The Heist
2023 Benjamin Moore Best Design Online Ad, Best Retail Online Ad, Best Of Show Online Ad Infillion + Horizon Media
2022 Wienerisms Best Design Social Media Campaign, Best Restaurant Social Media Campaign INNOCEAN USA
2021 Wienerschnitzel Wienerisms Best Advertising Social Media Campaign, Best Design Social Media Campaign, Best Restaurant Social Media Campaign Innocean USA
2020 Hershey's Time Square Best Advertising Integrated Ad Campaign, Best Design Integrated Ad Campaign, Best Entertainment Integrated Ad Campaign, Best Food Industry Integrated Ad Campaign, Best Marketing Integrated Ad Campaign, Best Of Show Integrated Ad Campaign LEAP Frame
2020 Keller Williams Headquarters Best Design Website, Best Real Estate Website, Best Technology Website Michael Balistreri
2019 Giant Food Stores Halloween Sweet Spot Best Design Email Message, Best Of Show Email Message Zeta Creative | Giant Food Stores
2019 90 Degree Website 2018 Best Design Website, Best Marketing Website 90 Degree Design
2018 Ahold LTO Hot Email Best Design Email Message Ahold USA | Zeta Creative
2016 TMP Worldwide Website Best Advertising Website, Best Technology Website TMP Worldwide
2016 Journey into the Design Industry Best Design Website Fifteen
2015 #BecauseFutbol Best Advertising Social Media Campaign, Best Automobile Social Media Campaign, Best Design Social Media Campaign, Best Events Social Media Campaign, Best General Interest Social Media Campaign INNOCEAN USA
2015 Cathay Pacific PEY Best Design Online Campaign MRM McCann West, face-to-face, Marathon
2015 Fifteen 10 Year Anniversary Website Best Design Website Fifteen
2014 Krylon ColorMaster - 24 Projects in 24 Hours Best Advertising Integrated Ad Campaign, Best Consumer Goods Integrated Ad Campaign, Best Design Integrated Ad Campaign, Best Events Integrated Ad Campaign Marcus Thomas LLC
2014 School Spiritwear Best Design Rich Media Online Ad, Best Education Rich Media Online Ad, Best Fashion Or Beauty Rich Media Online Ad, Best School Rich Media Online Ad AngelVision Technologies
2014 All Boxed Up Best Design Website Advice Interactive Group, LLC
2014 APOC Best Environmental Website Marcus Thomas LLC
2013 Lawson Banner Best B2b Online Campaign, Best Consulting Online Campaign, Best Design Online Campaign Accenture
2013 The Art of Window Dressing Best Design Mobile Application Enlighten
2013 Metamorphosis Best Design Online Video BUCK
2013 Hurricane Infographic Series Best Design Social Media Campaign Overdrive Interactive
2013 Tarkett iSelect Consumer Website Best Design Website, Best Manufacturing Website Tarkett
2010 One Shot to Get the Shot Best Advertising Interactive Application, Best Design Interactive Application, Best Intranet Interactive Application, Best Marketing Interactive Application, Best Photography Interactive Application, Best Social Network Interactive Application Second Thought, Inc
2009 Punch-O-Matic Best Design Interactive Application Babcock & Jenkins
2009 Best Design Websites David Ayllon
2008 Snapple Site Redesign Best Design Microsite/landing Page VML
2008 frog Design Mind Best Design Online Newsletter Campaign frog design inc.
2008 Behind the Wheel Best Design Rich Media Online Campaign Avnet Electronics Marketing
2007 Adobe Creative Mind Site Best Design Microsite/landing Page Adobe Systems Incorporated
2007 frog Design Mind newsletter Best Design Online Newsletter Campaign frog design, inc.
2006 Faces of InDesign Best Design Rich Media Online Campaign Adobe Systems, Incorporated
2005 Hornall Anderson Design Works Web Site Best Design Interactive Application Hornall Anderson Design Works
2005 Conry Design Website Best Design Microsite/landing Page Conry Design
2005 Corporate Website of NWCC Best Design Rich Media Online Ad New World Concepts Company Limited








The Internet Advertising Competition Awards evaluates all forms of online advertising including:

Online AdOnline Campaign
Rich Media Online AdRich Media Online Campaign
Email MessageEmail Message Campaign
Online Newsletter CampaignMicrosite/Landing Page
WebsiteInteractive Application
Mobile ApplicationOnline Video
Integrated Ad CampaignOnline Video campaign
Social Media campaignVoice skill or action


To view other industry winners, please click on the link below:

| Advertising | Advocacy | Airline | Architecture | Arts | Associations | Automobile | B2B | Bank | Beverage | Biotechnology | Blockchain | Blog | Catalog | Computer: Hardware | Computer: Software | Construction | Consulting | Consumer Goods | Cooking and Recipe | Credit Union | Crypto Currency | Design | Directory or Search Engine | Education | Electronics | Employment | Energy | Entertainment | Environmental | Events | E-Zine | Faith-based | Family | Fashion or Beauty | Financial Services | Food Industry | General Interest | Government | Health Care | Healthcare Provider | Home Building | Hotel and Lodging | Information Services | Insurance | Interactive Services | International Business | Intranet | Investment | Legal | Leisure | LGBTQ | Magazine | Marketing | Manufacturing | Media | Medical | Medical Equipment | Military | Mobile | Music | Mutual Fund | News | Non-Profit | Online Community | Other | Pharmaceuticals | Photography | Political | Professional Services | Public Relations | Publishing | Radio | Real Estate | Recreation | Regional | Restaurant | Retail | SAAS | School | Science | Shopping | Small Business | Sports | Technology | Telecommunication | Transportation | Travel | University