Web design is a complex field that requires an excellent technical knowledge, hard work creativity, so it’s nice to be recognized for a “good work” every once in a while.
Many time you have come across a webpage displaying the
awards it has won. There is a list of web design awards you
might want to participate in this year. Some of those are free
and some require registration fee. Web design is a complex
field that requires an excellent technical knowledge, hard work
creativity, so it’s nice to be recognized for a “good work” every
once in a while.
Here are some of the most prestigious website design awards:
The award is for the most renowned bloggers and designers. An
international jury evaluates the submitted sites and score them
from one to ten for the following criteria: 20% creativity, 40%
design, 10% content, 30% UX. They also give an opportunity to
get Awwwards certificates for site of the day, site of the month,
site of the year. Once in a year it holds a conference and award-
The award is presented by the International Academy of Digital
Arts and Sciences (IADAS)
Referred as “The Internet’s Highest Honor” by the New York
Times. The have several categories from web design to app
design and two honors include –The Webby Award and The
Webby People’s Voice Award .The winners of these awards are
selected by the online community, attracting organization
members like Arianna Huffington, David Bowie, and Matt
American Design Awards
This is the most recognized design awards in the world.
Founded in 2000, it is an internationally recognized design
competition for web and graphic designers. Their aim is to find
the most “creative, innovative and ethical” designs. The ADA
receives 30.000 submissions each year and holds semi-annual,
monthly, and student design competitions.
Founded in the late 1950s. The award is primarily focus on
excellence in design and advertising, but also covers honor to
digital and web design as well. Recognized by Time magazine as
the world’s most renowned advertising awards. Over 100
judges from 60 different countries will judge your work. The
winners will receive any type of statue. Of those, less than 1%
receives the gold statue.
Favorite Website Awards
Founded in 2000. Judgement based on design, navigation,
graphics, content and personality. Previous winners referred it
as “The Web Oscars”. The ‘People’s Choice Award’ is decided
upon by public votes and the ‘Site of the Year’ determined by
There are other website design recognition includes:
AddyAwards, D&AD Awards, promotion and marketing design
awards, CSS awards. Choose the ones you like the most and
may the force be with you. Good luck!
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