West Simsbury, CT (PRWEB) February 2, 2009
The Web Marketing Association announces the extension of the entry deadline for it's 7th annual Internet Advertising Competition (IAC) Awards. The IAC Awards are the first and only industry-based advertising award competition dedicated exclusively to online advertising. The Competition Web site is located at http://www.iacaward.org and the new deadline for entry is Friday, February 13, 2009 at midnight. No additional entries will be accepted after this date.
Awards will be presented within each of the 86 industry categories and advertising formats such as online ad (including banner, pop-up or interstitial), rich media online ad, email message, online newsletter campaign, Website and integrated ad campaign and ads the client did not choose. Best of show award for each medium will be selected from among the industry winners. Each entry will be judged on creativity, innovation, impact, design, copywriting, and use of the medium. Ads eligible for entry in the competition must have run during the period from January 1, 2006 through January 31, 2009, except for "Ads the Client did not pick", which do not need to have run..
The agency that wins the most awards in the Internet Advertising Competition will also receive the coveted Top Agency Award from the Web Marketing Association.
The 2009 Internet Advertising Competition Awards are sponsored by Burst Media, BGT Partners, PRWeb, AllBusiness, ExactTarget, ad:tech conferences, Microsoft PopPhizz, Snap.com, Internet World UK, Search Engine Strategies, Webmaster Radio, Rovion and Website Magazine.
About the Web Marketing Association
The Web Marketing Association (http://www.webmarketingassociation.org) is an organization working to create a high standard of excellence for Web site development and marketing on the Internet. Staffed by volunteers, it is made up of Internet marketing, advertising, PR and design professionals who share an interest in improving the quality of advertising, marketing and promotion used to attract visitors to Web sites. Since 1997, the Web Marketing Association's annual WebAward Competition (http://www.webaward.org) has been helping interactive professionals promote themselves, their companies, and their best work to the outside world. Now in its tenth year, the WebAward Competition has become the premier industry-based site recognition program for online advertisers, Web developers and marketers worldwide.