Here is what is going on at the Web Marketing Association this March.

MobileWebAwards Call For Entries

There are still a few more weeks to enter the first annual MobileWebAwards competition to recognize excellence in mobile marketing. Both mobile websites and mobile apps will be judged in 96 industries to recognize who is a head of the curve for mobile development.

Entering is easy. Simply create a Nominator Account or log in to an existing Nominator Account. Upload your creative and pick you industry and format. We'll send our judges to evaluate it based on creativity, impact, design, content, interactivity and ease of use. If you have the highest average score in your industry for either Mobile website or app, you're a winner!

2012 MobileWebAwards Call For Judges

If you have experience in mobile development and would like to be considered, please complete the Judges Nomination Form to submit your name for consideration.

2012 WebAwards

The launch of the 16th annual international WebAward Competition for Website Development is just around the corner. Now is the time to start picking your sites that will compete. Complete information will be included in next month's Interactive Briefing.

Conference Pass Drawings

Today is the final day to enter to win a free Full conference Pass to Interactive Local Media East Conference March 26-28 in Boston. Go to our contest page to register to win.

Starting tomorrow March 6th, we will begin a new drawing for a chance to win a full conference pass to ad:tech San Francisco. This is always one of the top Internet marketing conferences of the year with lots of innovations to learn about an interesting people to meet. To enter, go to our contest page to register starting tomorrow and before the deadline of March 19th.

Congratulations, to Tony Grotticelli of Capitol Records Nashville. He was selected to receive the full conference pass to SES New York from the Web Marketing Association! The Conference will be held March 19-23 at Hilton New York and you can still register. He entered last month's conference drawing and won! Will you be next?

Bill Rice
President
Web Marketing Association

P.S. If you will be at SES New York March 19 - 23, be sure to stop at booth 329 in the Expo hall and say hello to the Web Marketing Association!


 

Interactive Advertising Competition (IAC)Awards - -- 2012 IAC Awards judging is nearly complete. Winners will be announced shortly.

MobileWebAwards - -- 2012 MobileWebAwards Call for Entries is now open. Enter your best Mobile Websites and Mobile Apps. The deadline for entry is March 31st.

WebAward Competition - The 2012 WebAward Competition will begin its 16th annual Call for Entries on April 2nd.

Stay in touch with the Web Marketing Association:
White list our new email address, or add it to your address: news@webmarketingassociation.org and our mailing IP address 71.16.87.242
Sign up for the WMA SmartBrief Newsletter
Follow to our blog
Subscribe to our RSS feed

<="" a="" border="0"> <="" a="" border="0"> <="" a="" border="0">

Now is the time to start planning for the Spring Internet marketing conferences. Here are a few of the conferences that the Web Marketing Association recommends:

SES New York
March 19-23, 2012
Hilton New York
3,500 to 4,000 online marketing professionals attend SES New York each year to keep up on best practices, walk the marketing services and technology exhibit hall and network with their peers. The agenda, which is programmed by the SES Advisory Board, includes sessions, case studies and workshops designed to help online professionals do their jobs better. Specific consideration is given to Demand Gen, SEO, PPC, RTB, Mobile, Local, as well as both Earned and Paid Social Media.

SES New York is packed with 70+ sessions, multiple keynotes, almost 100 exhibitors, networking events, parties and more. Your customers, colleagues and competition will be in attendance - will you?

AffCon Digital Marketers Cruise To Belize
March 17th - 21st 2012
AffCon is about connections with people who can help grow your business. Whether you are an affiliate, merchant or network this is the relaxed resort environment best suited for meeting the right people and forging the relationships that lead to the important deals. Unique networking events optimize your connections with other participants, spark insights and facilitate interactions with experts and peers. The conference sessions are interactive and enlightening. Join AffCon to ensure the long-term viability of your affiliate marketing revenue stream and your continued success.

Interactive Local Media East (ILM East)
March 26-28, 2012
Boston Marriott Copley Place
BIA/Kelsey's Interactive Local Media is the "local" favorite among digital advertising and marketing events. Join us in Boston, March 26-28, for ILM East, where we'll be focusing on channels, commerce and engagement - essential elements for winning in local. ILM attracts a global audience of executive-level decision makers from across the local media landscape, including companies engaged in local search, deals and group buying services, location-based services, local social media, traditional local media, classifieds and vertical media, advertising and marketing agencies, local digital media suppliers, and sector-focused investors and financial analysts.

Visit the event's website to learn more about this exciting event.

Ad:tech San Francisco
April 3-4, 2012
Moscone Center West, San Francisco, CA
Get ready for THE event for digital marketers! ad:tech San Francisco starts April 3-4, 2012. Discover the latest innovations in social media, mobile, search, e-mail, location-based marketing and much more. Find hundreds of the hottest digital marketing and advertising companies to network with and learn from. Don't miss out. Register today!

Internet World
April 24-26
Earls Court, London
Internet World is officially Europe's largest and longest-running event for digital marketing and online business. Join 11,000 visitors and 300 solution providers as we celebrate our 20th anniversary from the 24 - 26 April 2012. This year we're launching six new Mini Worlds. With three days of agenda setting content our new worlds guarantee that you truly can source all of your solutions under one roof! Join us next year from the 24 - 26 April 2012.

Social Media Success Summit 2012
May 1-24, 2012
Online
Social Media Success Summit 2012 is a special online conference designed to help you master social media marketing (brought to you by Social Media Examiner). Twenty-seven of the world's leading social media pros will show you how. Instructors include Jeremiah Owyang (Altimeter Group), Chris Brogan (author, Google+ for Business), Mari Smith (co-author, Facebook Marketing), Brian Solis (author, Engage), Jay Baer (co-author, The Now Revolution), Jason Falls (author, No Bullshit Social Media), Frank Eliason (author, @YourService), Michael Stelzner (founder, Social Media Examiner), Mark Schaefer (author, The Tao of Twitter), Dave Kerpen (author, Likeable Social Media), Jesse Stay (author, Google+ for Dummies), C.C. Chapman (co-author, Content Rules), Kipp Bodnar (co-author, The B2B Social Media Book), Amy Porterfield (co-author, Facebook Marketing All-in-One for Dummies) and experts from LinkedIn, Dell, Ford, Citigroup and Citrix-just to mention a few. Fully online.

Here are additional resources for Internet Marketing Professionals

Website Magazine

If you're not already getting Website Magazine, you should be. There's no charge within the US and available for a small fee outside the U.S.(covers the extra shipping). It has great in depth articles that are helpful and well written. Use this link to sign up to receive the next issue.

EContent Magazine

EContent is a leading authority on the businesses of digital publishing, media, and marketing, targeting executives and decision-makers in these fast-changing markets. By covering the latest tools, strategies, and thought-leaders in the digital content ecosystem, EContent magazine and EContentmag.com keep professionals ahead of the curve in order to maximize their investment in digital content strategies while building sustainable, profitable business models. Subscribe to EContent Magazine today.

WebMaster Radio
WebmasterRadio.fm is on 24 hours a day, 7 days a week online radio station dedicated to helping online marketing professionals better understand the dynamic online marketplace. Shows can be listened to live or from the extensive archive of previously recorded programming.

WebMaster Radio is advertising supported radio. Be sure to check out the advertising opportunities on Webmaster Radio.

SmartBrief Newsletter

By now you should have already seen the new daily newsletter created for the Web Marketing Association by SmartBrief, Inc. Knowledgeable editors handpick key articles from hundreds of publications, summarize them and provide direct links to the original sources that will provide you with the daily web development and marketing news that really matters.

If you are not subscribed yet you can Subscribe to the WMA SmartBrief here.

If you are interested in advertising in the WMA SmartBrief, the only way to reach our members, please contact Dena Malouf, SmartBrief Association Publisher at 202-407-7837.

bullet

Award Update

bullet

Featured Article

bullet

Featured Site

bullet

Special Offers

bullet

Advertising

bullet

Books

bullet

Conferences

bullet

Direct Mail

bullet

Email

bullet

PR

bullet

Trade Press

bullet

Contact us

bullet

Become a sponsor

bullet

Burst Media

bullet

PR Newswire

bullet

BGT Partners

bullet

ExactTarget

bullet

BGT Partners

bullet

Webmaster Radio

bullet

Website Magazine

bullet

Internet World UK

bullet

Search Engine Strategies

bullet

ad:tech Conference