World Association of News Publishers



Article ID:


Entries must demonstrate a strong content quality, consistency through interactivity with users and evidence of the publishing company’s commitment to running the service and offering value to readers and advertisers. Innovative design, the use of multimedia technology (such as audio, video, podcast, graphics, photography, etc) enhancing the art of visual storytelling online, ease of navigation, speed of downloads and the site’s overall organisation will equally be taken into consideration.


Any news website may apply, which is currently running at the time of judging or that has been running until August 7, 2016.

Submission Guideline

  • Provide your website’s specific URLs as well as user name and password if your site is subscription based.
  • If a website is in a language other than English, we require the entrant to provide an English translation of the website’s main navigation menus.
  • Entries should be supported as well by a PDF document containing a PowerPoint presentation of no more than 8 slides describing with text and screenshots the website’s original features and distinctive services.


Christin Herger


2016-04-27 09:46

WAN-IFRA's African Digital Media Awards is the most prestigious competition in the industry for publishers to benchmark their digital offerings. The competition draws innovative publishers from all over Africa who submit their engaging digital media campaigns and content to see where they stack up against their peers. The awards recognise publishers who have adopted digital media and mobile strategies as part of their total product offering to meet the major changes in how people consume news and information today. Read more ...