As I mentioned yesterday, Friday is the last day to enter the 2013 Digital Magazine Awards competition.
Further details are provided below by Bruce Hudson, chairman of the competition.
If you produce a digital magazine, why not enter?
The Digital Magazine Awards are the most coveted award in the international magazine publishing industry.
The Digital Magazine Awards were launched in 2010 to recognise and celebrate the best digital magazines, individuals and advertisements in the digital magazine industry. Last year’s awards received entries from 35 countries.
DMA 2012 overall Magazine of the Year was Post Gravity, produced by UK-based publishing house, Meri Media. Previous award category winners include GQ, Edge, WIRED, National Geographic Traveler, T3, British Vogue, Astronaut, Zoom-Zoom, Morrisons, Focus, Science et Vie Kids, AUX, TRVL, Avis and Food Network to name a few!
Digital Magazine Awards 2013 is co-sponsored by App Studio and Dwell Agency. Guardian Masterclasses is the Digital Magazine Awards 2013 Media Partner.
Digital Magazine Awards 2013 is our biggest ever with 23 awards:
- Magazine of the Year:
- Children’s; Customer; Fashion; Food & Drink;
- Film, TV & Entertainment;
- Launch (New Format & New Title); Lifestyle (Men’s and Women’s);
- Motoring; Music; News & Business; Science & Nature; Specialist;
- Sport, Health & Fitness; Travel; and Technology & Gadget.
- Editor; Designer; Publisher/Manager; Magazine Advertisement; Magazine Cover; and Magazine Website
We are also delighted to announce that the Magazine Cover of the Year (with the winner decided by a public vote) will be promoted by the Guardian Masterclasses to their worldwide audience. We anticipate this will generate significant interest. Last year we received thousands of votes from individuals in 46 countries.
For more details about the awards and to enter go to: www.digitalmagazineawards.com. Entries for the awards are open till September 27th. Finalists will be announced on 25th October, with the winners announced on November 26th during an interactive awards showcase event at the Proud Gallery, London. Cost per category entry is GBP £60. For further information please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
The Digital Magazine Awards 2013 Lead Judges include:
- Peter Bale, Vice President of Digital, CNN International
- Madhav Chinnappa, Head of Strategic Partnerships, Google News & Magazines
- Achin Bhowmik, Director, Intel Corporation
- Nicole Yershon, Director of Innovative Solutions, Ogilvy London
For the full list of judges announced so far, go to: http://digitalmagazineawards.com/judges/
Also if you haven’t joined our Digital Magazine Awards’ LinkedIn group, then head over to http://www.linkedin.com/groups/Digital-Magazine-Awards-4488572 and say hello! It’s a great place to discuss the industry and the awards.
Jay Nelson is the editorial director of PlanetQuark.com, and the editor and publisher of Design Tools Monthly. He’s also the author of the QuarkXPress 8 and QuarkXPress 7 training titles at Lynda.com, as well as the training videos Quark includes in the box with QuarkXPress 7 . In addition, Jay writes regularly for Macworld and Photoshop User magazines and speaks at industry events.