Please see the following descriptions for more information on each category.
Always remember to tie your aims and objectives to your results, keep to the word count – the panel judges 50 plus entries each so they don’t want war and peace! Quote real figures where you can, judges love hard numbers that prove ROI. Include client quotes and testimonials, use infographics to easily and quickly explain your results.
See the judging criteria for more information.
For even more entry tips, you can also download our Guide to Entering Awards PDF.
Every sector and industry is different, not just in terms of competition but in the tactics and strategies required to stand out from the crowd. Judges want to sea exceptional websites that achieve goals and that have driven tangible, evidence-based growth and ROI.
In each of the website categories we will be looking for the thinking and approach specific to the needs of the sector and the client’s goals. The website can be a new build, a migration or a refresh of an existing site which has actively driven growth in traffic and or sales to achieve impressive results.
Judges will be looking for innovative and creative websites that demonstrate excellent results which meet or exceed objectives using innovative or creative implementation and tracking to evidence results.
B2B eCommerce Website of the Year
B2C eCommerce Website of the Year
Finance Website of the Year
Travel / Leisure Website of the Year
SEO & PPC campaigns are essential to drive digital growth and sales. Judges are looking for a stand-out campaign in each category that contains a robust and well thought through technical implementation, an innovative use of data or a creative use of content that has achieved exceptional evidence-based results. Judges will want to see thorough details of objectives and budget, concept and implementation, results and ROI. We want to award a search campaign that has delivered truly exceptional growth and results and is a best in class.
SEO Campaign of the Year (B2B)
SEO Campaign of the Year (B2C)
PPC Campaign of the Year (B2B)
PPC Campaign of the Year (B2C)
Integrated Search Campaign of the Year
Social Media Campaign of the Year
APPLICATION OF TOOLS OR DATA AWARDS
Research, data, Personalisation, UX and Conversion Optimisation are all key to achieving digital growth. Judges want to reward the best application of such elements to create and achieve exceptional results in either websites or campaigns. We are looking for Best Practice examples which show innovation, creativity and crucially drive growth.
Best Use of Personalisation
Best Use of Conversion Optimisation
TOOLS & TECHNOLOGIES
Industry tools, cutting edge technology and innovation are key to driving digital growth. Judges want to hear about the tools and tech that are game changers, disrupting and improving the way we work to create exceptional and demonstrable growth for clients.
Best Personalisation Tool
AGENCY & IN-HOUSE AWARDS
We want to celebrate digital agencies and in-house teams who are driving digital growth regardless of their size and shape. Every agency or team faces its own challenges, so tell us how you have overcome yours - the triumphs you had and why you should be considered for one of these prestigious awards. Agency categories are based on employee numbers and service offering. Judges will consider company growth and profitability, client wins and retention, the quality of work delivered, company culture and employee development and training. In-House award will be judged on the quality of work, evidence-based results, staff recruitment and retention, company culture and employee development and training and triumphs and challenges.
If agencies offer more than one service, they may make multiple entries in these categories.
Best Start-up Agency (Less than 2 years old)
You might be new, but you are running rings around the old guard! This is your opportunity for recognition amongst your peers and industry experts and your chance to wear a badge of honour that attracts new business. Entries are welcomed from agencies which are under 24 months old.
Social Media Agency of the Year
Small Integrated Digital Agency of the Year
Up to 25 employees
Large Integrated Digital Agency of the Year
In-House Team of the Year