The call for entries for the 2006 Internet Advertising Awards are still going strong.  Online advertising in all of its forms will be adjudicated and recognized in the first and only industry-based advertising award competition dedicated exclusively to online advertising.

Awards will be presented within each of the 95 industry categories and advertising formats such as online ad (including banner, pop-up or interstitial) , rich media online ad , email message, online newsletter campaign, microsite/landing page, integrated ad campaign and “ads the client did not choose”.

So don’t wait – enter your best work today.


Call for IAC Award Judges

Award programs don’t just happen, they are the result of hundreds of dedicated professionals in the Internet community stepping up and helping define what excellence is in terms of online advertising.

If you think you have what it takes to become a 2006 IAC Award judge, please complete the nomination form at  If you were a past IAC Award judge, you should have received an email a few weeks ago. Please contact me if you did not receive that email and you will be available to participate this year.


WMA and Macworld

The Web Marketing Association will be exhibiting at Macworld in San Francisco January 4-8.  Please stop by booth 2739 and say hello.  Interactive Briefing readers receive a discount when they sign up and we are giving away a free full conference pass – a $1,300 value. To enter, simply email your name and mailing address to We will select the winners name on Monday December 19th.

Bill Rice
Web Marketing Association

Interactive Advertising Competition (IAC) Awards – The 2006 IAC Awards Call for Entries has now begun. Enter your best work and win the recognition you deserve. Deadline for entry is January 31, 2006.

WebAward CompetitionThe 9th annual WebAwards winners are now available on Congratulations to all of this year’s winners.

Clean and Simple Approach Makes Lab Tests Online “OutstandingEven a simple, very un-flashy site con be recognized for doing its job well.

No Such Thing As A Best Day – Leading email provider ExactTarget debunks the myth that there is a best day to send email.

Macworld Special discount

Macworld Conference & Expo is your one stop shop to find you next Mac solution, training to boost your Mac abilities and the opportunity to network with industry leaders as well as your peers!  This year’s conference included an impressive lineup for Creative Professional including our 1-Day Market Symposiums for Art Directors and New Media professionals.  Visit for more information.

Register online at before December 9, 2005 with your WMA Discount Code H1301 to receive your 15% discount off all conference packages. 

Syndicate Conference in San Francisco

Syndicate is the premier event for content syndication trends. This B2B conference provides clarity, education and strategic business opportunities surrounding media, publishing, corporate marketing, product/brand management, advertising, public relations and associated industries…everybody who knows their business will be transformed by syndication – and needs to know more! Learn how powerful Web syndication tools (RSS, feeds, blogs, podcasts) will transform how your company will do business at 

Interactive Briefing newsletter readers receive an ADDITIONAL 30% OFF.  Register today with Priority Code H0105 at


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