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2017 Webby Awards: Complete List of Winners

More than 3.5 million votes were cast from internet fans in 235 countries and territories around the world to choose the winners of the Webby People's Voice Awards

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    2017 Webby Awards: Complete List of Winners
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    In this file photo, Comedian Jimmy Kimmel, a judge for the Webby Awards, arrives at the 2nd Annual Rebels With A Cause Gala at Paramount Studios on March 20, 2014 in Hollywood, California.

    The Webby Awards announced its' 2017 winners Tuesday, ranging in categories from best cause-related campaign to best in humor.

    Academy judges such as Jimmy Kimmel, "Making a Murderer"'s Laura Ricciardi and Moira Demos, "TED Radio Hour" host Guy Raz, Instagram's Eva Chen, drummer Questlove, internet inventor Vint Cerf, Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian and Black Lives Matter co-founder Opal Tometi selected this year's Webby Award winners. 

    More than 3.5 million votes were cast from internet fans in 235 countries and territories around the world to choose the winners of the Webby People's Voice Awards.

    The awards will be handed out in New York during a ceremony next month May 15 hosted by Joel McHale.

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    Here is the complete list of winners:

    Best Branded Editorial Experience (Advertising, Media &PR)
    - PITCHFORK + SPOTIFY - INSIDE DISCOVERY (WINNER)
    - Gordon 24Ever
    - 1800 Tequila &Billboard Back to the Block
    - Loewe 001
    - The Making of a Cult - Hulu's The Path

    Best Cause-Related Campaign (Advertising, Media &PR)
    - GIRLS OF PARADISE (WINNER)
    - #MoreThanMean - Women in Sports 'Face' Online Harassment
    - Be The Guy
    - Bullying in Virtual Reality
    - Speechless
    - Don't Smell Yourself Short

    Best Event (Advertising, Media &PR)
    - GOOGLE ESCAPE (WINNER)
    - Finger Licking Good
    - 29Rooms
    - Art The Throne
    - A Table to End Hunger

    Best Host (Podcasts &Digital Audio)
    - BEAUTIFUL STORIES FROM ANONYMOUS PEOPLE (WINNER)
    - 99% Invisible
    - Mike Pesca for Best Host: "A Former Breitbart Star Takes On Steve Bannon"
    - See Something Say Something
    - The Axe Files

    Best Overall Social Presence (Social)
    -NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC'S SOCIAL PRESENCE (WINNER)
    -NASA's Cassini Mission Social Media
    -The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon / Social Experience
    - Game of Thrones
    -Old Spice Social

    Best Use of Mobile Media (Advertising, Media &PR)
    -CAN'T STOP (WINNER)
    - ReMumber
    - Like my addiction
    - Homeless 360
    - Hashtags for life

    Best Web Personality/Host (Film &Video)
    - JOE HANSON - IT'S OKAY TO BE SMART (WINNER)
    - Good Mythical Morning
    - Kid President
    - Not Too Deep with Grace Helbig
    - Teaching Shane Dawson How to Make a Musical.ly

    Best Writing (Podcasts &Digital Audio)
    - HOW TO BE A GIRL (WINNER)
    - The Gist with Mike Pesca: "Vote Jabba" (starts at 15:36, ends at 20:35)
    - Stuff You Missed in History Class
    - In the Dark- Accused: The Unsolved Murder of Elizabeth Andes

    Celebrity/Fan (Websites)
    -RESIDENTE (WINNER)
    - Vanity Fair's Vanities
    - PharrellWilliams.com
    - Leon Bridges Website
    - Stranger Things Type Generator

    Comedy: Individual Short or Episode (Film &Video)
    - THE NEW IPHONE IS JUST WORSE (WINNER)
    - Tinder: The Superhero Movie- The Simpsons - 3 a.m.
    - Casual Sketch - Woke Bois, "White Male Feminist"
    - Epic Rap Battles of History: Wonder Woman vs. Stevie Wonder

    The Costumes of Comic-Con

    [NATL] The Costumes of Comic-Con

    One of the key attractions at any Comic-Con is the fan-made costumes. NBC talked to a few attendees about what inspired their look and how much it cost to put it all together.

    (Published Friday, July 21, 2017)

    Comedy (Podcasts &Digital Audio)
    - THE HILARIOUS WORLD OF DEPRESSION (WINNER)
    - My Dad Wrote A Porno
    - 2 Dope Queens
    - The Carson Podcast
    - The Last Podcast On The Left

    Documentary (Podcasts &Digital Audio)
    - The man inside: Four months as a prison guard
    - In the Dark
    - THE KITCHEN SISTERS PRESENT (WINNER)
    - Missing &Murdered: Who Killed Alberta Williams?
    - Missing Richard Simmons

    Entertainment (Mobile Sites &Apps)
    - FANDANGO APP (WINNER)
    - Star Wars App
    - Laugh.ly
    - YEAY
    - Sully: The 208 Seconds Experience

    2017 Webby Awards: Complete List of Nominations

    Experience Marketing (Advertising, Media &PR)
    - NIKE UNLIMITED STADIUM (WINNER)
    - "On the Go" The New Yorker's Innovators Issue Comes to Life in an Augmented-Reality Experience
    - The Field Trip to Mars
    - Meet Graham
    - The Sweet Jesus Confessional

    Events (Social)
    - CNN ELECTION NIGHT 2016 (WINNER)
    - Meeting the Moment Real Madrid Champions League Final Campaign
    - 2015-16 NBA All-Star Week
    - Sherlock Live
    - 24 Hours of Le Forza

    Unique Debbie Reynolds, Carrie Fisher Items on Display at Comic-Con

    [NATL] Unique Debbie Reynolds, Carrie Fisher Items on Display at Comic-Con

    An auction house is showcasing some unique personal items belonging to Debbie Reynolds and her daughter Carrie Fisher. The items will go to auction on Sept. 23.

    (Published Friday, July 21, 2017)

    Fashion &Beauty (Social)
    - FEELS (WINNER)
    - Glossier (Instagram)
    - J.Crew Men's Instagram
    - Revelist Beauty &Style Vertical- Real Time Fashion Trends

    Games (Mobile Sites &Apps)
    - POKÉMON GO (WINNER)
    - Dots &Co
    - NBA LIVE Mobile
    - The Walking Dead No Man's Land Mobile Game
    - Star Wars Arcade

    Humor (Websites)
    - THE ONION (WINNER)
    - Cracked
    - CollegeHumor
    - The Daily Show: Black Trump
    - "They Love Me"- Funny Or Die

    Interview/Talk Show (Podcasts &Digital Audio)
    - ANOTHER ROUND (WINNER)
    - The Gist with Mike Pesca: "Jesse Eisenberg, Part 2" (starts at 6:13, ends at 21:02)
    - The Axe Files
    - In The Thick
    - FiveThirtyEight Politics Podcast

    Music (Websites)
    - RESIDENTE (WINNER)
    - Pandora
    - Vevo
    - Eye of the Stormers
    - 20FT Radio

    News (Websites)
    - THE NEW YORK TIMES (WINNER)
    - BuzzFeed News
    - Quartz
    - The Washington Post
    - BBC Newstream

    6 Moments From O.J. Simpson's Parole Hearing

    [NATL] 6 Moments From O.J. Simpson's Parole Hearing

    O.J. Simpson was granted parole by a Nevada Parole Board. Here are some of the most talked about moments from the hearing.

    (Published Thursday, July 20, 2017)

    Public Service &Activism (Social)
    - GIFGOAT.PARTY (WINNER)
    - Invisible Stories
    - Brutal Cut
    - Untasty Dishes
    - Genderless Nipples

    Sports (Social)
    - #EVERESTNOFILTER (WINNER)
    - WWE WrestleMania 32
    - NBA All-Star Coverage
    - NFL Thursday Night Football Live Stream on Twitter
    - World Surf League Social

    Travel (Mobile Sites &Apps)
    - THE NEW AIRBNB APP (WINNER)
    - HotelTonight
    - Skyscanner app
    - Hopper
    - Detour

    Virtual Reality: Gaming, Interactive, or Real-Time (Branded) (Film &Video)
    - THE FIELD TRIP TO MARS (WINNER)
    - Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them VR
    - GUERLAIN 'DRESS ME UP' VR FILM
    - Halcyon
    - VR Power Trainer

    Weird (Websites)
    - OMGYES (WINNER)
    - Museum of Hotel Keys
    - Emoji Book
    - The Big Draw: Selling the Soviet Past
    - Napflix I Siesta Video Platform