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~~The Results Are In~~
Announcing the 2013 Best In Digital Media Contest Winners!
The annual Local Media Association Best In Digital Media Contest once again elicited fierce competition. Your entries were simply phenomenal, and judges certainly had a tough job on their hands. When the dust finally settled, the following winners took top honors. We congratulate all our winners and offer a special thank you to everyone who submitted entries.
Best Overall Local News Site- Classes A&B Combined (DAILY)
1st Place | The World Company, Lawrence Journal-World
Best Overall Local News Site- Classes C&D Combined (NON-DAILY)
1st Place | Metroland Media Group, The Mississauga News
Best Community Website-All Classes Combined
1st Place | Metroland Media Group, Oshawa This Week
Local Digital Innovator of the Year- All Classes Combined
1st Place | Monica Drake, 21st Century Media, The Oakland Press
Best Layout & Design (desktop & mobile)- All Classes Combined
1st Place | Tribune Publishing Co., Columbia Daily Tribune
Best Digital Advertising Initiative- All Classes Combined
1st Place | GateHouse Media, The Repository
Best Web / Print Combination- All Classes Combined
1st Place | 21st Century Media, The Oakland Press
Top Company Winners
Metroland Media Group takes top company honors with a total of 14 awards. Eight awards went to 21st Century Media. Six awards each are bestowed on Lee Enterprises and Post-Newsweek Media. On their heels, This Week Community News takes 5 awards.
There were a total of 19 categories represented in the 2013 Best in Digital Media Contest. To view all winners, click here.
Awards will be mailed to the winning newspaper's publisher. With that in mind, it is very important that you review your winning entry. Please email any corrections for your winning listing(s) to email@example.com by Friday, October 11, 2013.
Congratulations to all our winners for their outstanding successes and well-deserved honors. Local Media Association would like to offer special thanks to Centro for judging this year's contest and to Newspaper Toolbox for hosting the online contest entry platform.
For a full list of contest categories, click here.
Thank you to Newspaper Toolbox for hosting the 2013 Best in Digital Media Contest platform!