Today, the 25th Annual Webby Awards announced its nominees. Digital agency Dept and BASIC®, who recently became part of Dept, received sixteen nominations for their work for Google, Patagonia, Steelseries, GANNI, Van Gogh Museum, Honig, Muuto and Furrion. Thirteen additional client projects earned the distinction of Webby Honoree.
“Nominees like Dept and BASIC® are setting the standard for innovation and creativity on the Internet,” said Claire Graves, Executive Director of The Webby Awards. “It is an incredible achievement to be selected among the best from the nearly 13,500 entries we received this year.”
The work co-created with Google around the Google Store was nominated twice in the Websites and Mobile Sites category for Features & Design: Best User Experience and Best Mobile Visual Design: Function.
Two projects that were launched during COVID-19 received nominations within the Virtual & Remote category: the interactive digital showroom crafted for GANNI in Fashion & Retail, and Honig’s ‘Live Eet’-campaign for the Dutch Foodbanks within the Brand or Partner Experience category.
The full-funnel media strategy for gaming equipment manufacturer SteelSeries that led to 324% revenue growth YoY has been selected as a nominee in the Advertising, Media & PR category for Best Growth Strategy. Global furniture retailer Muuto was nominated in the Websites and Mobile Sites category for Shopping for its brand new digital platform for B2B and B2C customers. The Van Gogh website, created together with Q42, was nominated in the Websites and Mobile Sites category for Cultural Institutions. Lastly, the direct-to-consumer rebrand for the leading outdoor electronics company Furrion was nominated for Best Mobile Visual Design.
Two BASIC® culture projects, Crafted™, a cultural initiative to celebrate diversity and unite creators, and MOVES, which provides an in-depth look into imagining, designing and developing the new office, are nominated five times for Best Mobile Visual Design, Corporate Social Responsibility, Best User Interface, Professional Services & Self-Promotion and Best Visual Design.
Cast your votes:
Voting polls are now open to the public until 6 May. Cast your vote for your favourite nominees via the links below:
Van Gogh Museum in the Websites and Mobile sites category for Cultural Institutions
GANNI in the Virtual & Remote Fashion & Retail category
Honig ‘Live Eet’ campaign in Virtual & Remote Brand or Partner Experience
SteelSeries in Advertising, Media & PR Best Growth Strategy
Muuto in Websites and Mobile sites Shopping
Furrion in Best Mobile Visual Design
Additional Dept and BASIC® client honorees:
Bol.com Crafting the perfect Christmas campaign in Advertising, Media & PR: Integrated Campaign (Official Listing)
Desktop Metal in Websites and Mobile Sites: Best Mobile User Interface (Official Listing)
Google Store in Websites and Mobile Sites: Best Visual Design - Function (Official Listing)
Google Pixel 5 Launch Page in Websites and Mobile Sites: Best Visual Design - Aesthetic (Official Listing)
Google Nest Audio Launch Page in Websites and Mobile Sites: Best Use of Animation or Motion Graphics (Official Listing)
KFC.com in Websites and Mobile Sites: Best Mobile User Interface (Official Listing)