World Association of News Publishers



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This category will honour the best and most innovative services offered by a news publisher on a mobile platform. It can consist in any kind of news service. The jury will evaluate the quality and originality of the services offered, the ease of registration, access and navigation and the coherence of the offer with the publication’s mission and brand.


All mobile services operated by a news media company by August 7, 2016 on any kind of mobile platform (App, SMS, MMS, mobile search, mobile site, downloadable client, video, etc.).

Submission Guideline

  • Entries should be submitted in a PDF document containing a Power Point presentation of no more than 8 slides describing with text and screenshots the service’s main features as well as the registration and access processes. Please ensure that digital files are no larger than 5MB
  • Entries should include a clear reference for downloading the application or service submitted, as well as a complimentary login in case of pay for service


Itzel Wittlif


2016-04-27 11:34

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