Time running Out To Enter 17th Annual WebAwards

The 2013 international WebAward Competition deadline for entry is fast approaching on May 31, 2013. We though it might be nice to give you some reasons why you want to enter to win a WebAward!

It's a great way to create Social media buzz

Your industry's trade media will want to know more about your site

Iconic flame statue will look good as a nutcracker in your office

Bean counters in Finance will like the independent confirmation of your online development skills

Your boss will have something to impress his boss with

You'll get to update your resume on LinkedIn

Makes a great client gift for the holidays

Your mom will have one more thing to brag to her friends about

Where else can you get your site benchmarked against your industry for practically nothing

If the competition wins and you did not even enter, your boss will wonder why

If you miss the deadline, you'll have to wait an entire year before the chance to enter again!

Entering is easy. Simply create a nominator account or log into an existing account from past years. Remember, you can't win if you don't enter!

WebAward Call For Judges

There is still time to nominate yourself of someone you know to be a WebAward judge this year. With the continued growth of the WebAwards, we are looking for experienced Web development professionals and this is a great opportunity to join a like minded group of experts to discuss the latest trends in web development and give back to the online marketing community by reviewing entries. If you think you have what it takes to be a WebAward judge, please complete the Judges Nomination Form.

Bill Rice
Web Marketing Association


WebAward Competition - The 2013 WebAward Competition is now accepting entries. The deadline to enter is May 31, 2013 - less than one month away!

Interactive Advertising Competition (IAC)Awards - -- The winners are posted on the site and congratulations to all our winners! Next call for entries kicks off in Novermber, 2013.

MobileWebAwards - -- 2013 MobileWebAwards competition will begin accepting entries for it's second year in August with an end of September deadline.

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Here are some industry publications that are must-reads for all 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.

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Website Magazine's Editor-in-Chief Pete Prestipino has also published a companion book for those looking to master the fundamentals of Web success. A perfect Internet training tool, Web 360 from Website Magazine covers a wide range of topics, from domain names and hosting to email and analytics and nearly everything else in between. Learn more at www.Web360book.com.

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.

New Award Winning Agency Database

If you have not done so yet, be sure to check out the Award Winning Interactive Agency Database or AWAdb. Inclusion in the website is free if you qualify and listings are automatically upgraded to the Premium Level if the agency has won an award from the WMA in the past year (Another great reason to enter the WebAwards this year!).

If you are looking for an agency to help with your interactive marketing needs, you can search thousands of full service advertising agencies and interactive agencies that been recognized by major award programs for their outstanding interactive work. The AWAdb can be searched by several fields that are cumulative in helping to narrow your search quickly. Visitors can search by agency name, location, languages, or even specialty. The site also offers an Interactive Agency Map that allows the user to click on the geographic area they are interested in and drill down to see the exact locations of various award winning agencies.

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.

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