The registration to the WAN-IFRA South Asian Digital Media Awards 2019 is open now. The prestigious awards program recognizes publishers in South Asia who have adopted digital media and mobile strategies as part of their total product offering, under different categories.
Irrespective of the size of a company, the awards provide a level playing platform and opportunity to be recognized for their skills. Those interested in participating can create a personal profile here, pay the entry fee, and upload projects before 31 October 2019. WAN-IFRA will review the entries and approve them. The entries will be judged by the jury and the results of the awards will be announced in December 2019.
The award categories include best news website or mobile service, best in lifestyle, sports, entertainment website or mobile services, best use of online video (including VR), best data visualization, best paid content strategy (including paywall, membership or crowdfunding models), best native advertising/branded content campaign, best digital news start-up, best in social media engagement, best marketing campaign for news brand, and best digital project to engage younger and/or millennial audiences.