The Best Family Ad Internet Advertising Awards!

Best Family Ad

Each year the Web Marketing Association names the Best Family 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 Family Ad IAC Award, you will also get:  

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

Setting Family Ad Trends and making Family Ad News

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

Here are past Family Ad winners:

Year Entry Name Award Level Winner
2024 Ba: An Immigration Story Best Family Online Video The Heist
2023 Best Cooking And Recipe Website Family Cookbook Project
2023 Fisher-Price: Let's Be Kids Best Family Online Ad, Best Shopping Online Ad Infillion + Spark Foundry
2022 Mattel: Crossed Signals Best Family Online Ad, Best Toy & Hobby Online Ad true[X] and Spark Foundry
2020 Best Cooking And Recipe Website, Best Family Website Family Cookbook Project
2019 Family Cookbook Project Newsletter Best Family Online Newsletter Campaign, Best Publishing Online Newsletter Campaign Family Cookbook Project
2017 Bethany Hamilton Damon™ Smile Emoji Keyboard Best Family Mobile Application Havas Formula
2017 Never Stop Growing Best Family Online Video Artsana USA, Inc., Maker of Chicco® Products (NaturalFit® bottle collection)
2017 Best Family Website, Best Publishing Website Family Cookbook Project
2016 The KidStyleFile Weekly Newsletter Best Family Online Newsletter Campaign
2016 Discover Microsite Best Family Website Overdrive Interactive
2015 TV Boss Best Family Mobile Application Sudden Industries & NCTA
2014 Explore Banner Refresh Best Family Online Ad Overdrive Interactive
2014 Miami Children's Hospital-Sam and Friends Best Family Online Campaign, Best Healthcare Provider Online Campaign Rise Interactive
2014 Silver Dollar City Banner Campaign Best Family Rich Media Online Campaign Aristotle Interactive
2014 Sprout Holiday Card Best Family Website I-SITE and Sprout
2013 Family Cookbook Project Best Award Ad Family Cookbook Project, LLC
2013 Bright Horizons - Banner Rebrand Best Education Online Ad, Best Family Online Ad Overdrive Interactive
2013 Sprout Family Challenge iOS App Best Family Mobile Application I-SITE
2013 Pigeon Forge Holiday Winterfest 2012 Best Family Online Campaign Pigeon Forge Department of Tourism
2013 Pigeon Forge Wholesome Indulgence Best Family Rich Media Online Campaign Pigeon Forge Department of Tourism
2011 FamilyLife Email campaign Best Family Email Message Campaign CDMG Inc.
2011 Pigeon Forge Last Chance Summer Best Family Online Campaign
2011 Dorel Juvenile Group Safety 1st eNewsletters Best Family Online Newsletter Campaign Dorel Juvenile Group, 360 Public Relations
2011 Kid Cuisine Shrek Forever After Best Family Rich Media Online Ad The Buddy Group
2011 Arkansas Arcade Best Family Website Aristotle
2010 Snow Mountain Park Tube Run Best Family Interactive Application Aristotle Interactive
2010 Atlanta CVB - Atlanta Summer MVP Campaign Best Family Online Campaign
2010 Stop Bullying Now! Best Family Websites Alexander+Tom
2008 Nickelodeon Let's Just Play Challenge Tracker Best Family Interactive Application OTOlabs and
2008 Your Baby Today Best Family Microsite/landing Page Studio One Networks
2007 The Pampers Baby-Dry Caterpillar Widget Best Family Interactive Application Critical Mass Inc.
2007 Easy Ups-I'm Just Like You Best Family Microsite/landing Page Critical Mass Inc.
2007 The Online Family Best Family Rich Media Online Campaign Studio One Networks / Symantec
2005 Beech-Nut Integrated Online Campaign Best Family Integrated Ad Campaign Dotglu








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