The world of social media and digital communication is changing faster than ever. How do you stay ahead of the pack? We’re in search of the best and brightest minds in the industry.
PR Daily’s 2019 Digital Marketing and Social Media Awards will recognize forward-thinking work that capitalized on fleeting trends to create brand loyalists. We want to shine a light on the campaigns and projects that brought your organization or client attention on multiple platforms.
Submit the work that put your creative prowess on the map and prove that you’re an expert in the field.
Check out categories covering such topics as digital and social media activity, use of digital and social media, campaigns, use of specific social media platforms and, of course, our grand prize categories.
See a full list of categories and eligibility requirements, and read how to enter below.
These awards are open to in-house, agency and independent communication practitioners in the private, corporate, nonprofit and government sectors. Enter your work, the work of your organization or submit entries on behalf of your client.
Companies from around the world are welcome to enter as long as the entry is submitted in English.
Contact Justine Figueroa to find the perfect category for your campaign or project. You can reach her at 312-960-4304 or firstname.lastname@example.org
This year’s program is open to any work executed between Jan. 2, 2018, and April 5, 2019, inclusive.
Each category winner will receive:
- A featured write-up in a Special Edition of Ragan.com
- An elegant trophy
- One complimentary registration to any Ragan event, webcast, or conference within 12 months of winning
The winners of the Grand Prize categories also will receive a one-year membership to Ragan Training —a premium online training library featuring hundreds of hours of the very best content from Ragan events. Find out more about the site here: https://ragantraining.com/
DIGITAL AND SOCIAL MEDIA ACTIVITY
Contest or Game
Digital Product or Service Launch
Live Chat, Stream or Online Hangout
Microsite or Custom Website
*NEW!* Social Listening and Real-Time Response
USE OF DIGITAL PR & SOCIAL MEDIA FOR …
Content Marketing and Brand Journalism
Crisis Communication or Reputation Management
Employee Engagement and Recruitment
*NEW!* Data-Driven PR Campaign
Email Marketing Campaign
Health Care Marketing Campaign
Digital Marketing Campaign
Media Relations Campaign
Social Media Campaign
*NEW!* Instagram Stories
Digital PR Campaign of the Year
Social Media Campaign of the Year
How To Enter
On the entry form, be sure to include a thorough synopsis explaining the purpose and scope of your project. We ask that the synopsis be at least 1,000 words (max: 1,250 words) and include the following sub-headings (when applicable):
- Strategy and tactics
- Evaluation: success, results or ROI
Be sure to follow the guidelines laid out in the category descriptions, as the judges will look for those elements when they select the winners.
You will be able to upload up to five additional documents to your submission. We encourage you to include press releases, design concepts, videos, analytics, testimonials and anything else you feel will give us a better sense of your project. Proprietary or internal information can also be attached and will not be shared with the public.
Supporting documents that can’t be uploaded to the system should be mailed to:
316 N. Michigan Ave., Suite 400
Chicago, IL 60601
If you have any questions about the program or problems submitting your entry, please call Justine Figueroa at 312-960-4304 or email her at email@example.com.
If you are interested in sponsoring one of Ragan Communications’ award programs, please contact Kristin Farmer at 312-960-4405 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.