Best Social Network Websites

Each year the Web Marketing Association names the Best Social Network web site as part of the annual WebAward Competition.  Since 1997, the WebAwards are recognized as the premier industry based Website Award program in the world.

Here is your chance to stand out from your competitors and win the recognition you deserve while receiving valuable independent feedback on your development efforts.

Best Social Network websites are selected by judges who review the entered websites using the seven criteria below:

2017 Best Social Network Site
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2017 WebAward Trophy
  • Design
  • Ease of use
  • Copywriting
  • Interactivity
  • Use of technology
  • Innovation
  • Content


As a participant, you will receive:

  • An independent evaluation of your Social Network Website by independent expert judges
  • Valuable feedback to help Benchmark your efforts against other Social Network industry websites.


If your site wins recognition with the Social Network WebAward, you will also get:  

  • A beautiful statue or certificate of achievement to display proudly
  • Higher visibility for your company
  • A great marketing opportunity to promote your site to the media
  • Links to your site from the highly ranked WebAward site to help SEO
  • The admiration of peers, friends and co-workers – maybe even a raise!
  • A personal achievement for your resume

Each year the Web Marketing Association's WebAward Competition names the Best Social Network web site.  Best websites are selected by judging the entered websites using seven criteria - design, ease of use, copywriting, interactivity, use of technology, innovation and content.  Websites not selected as best Social Network website are also eligible for an Outstanding Website Award or a Standard of Excellence Award.

Setting Social Network Trends and making Social Network News

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Entering the WebAwards can help keep you up on Social Network Trends by showing you how other Social Network websites compare to the WebAward standards. You also can make Social Network news if you have the Best Social Network website. Social Network news letters will want to cover you win bringing you additional visibility within your industry.

The 2017 WebAward competition has ended. Please add your name to our mailing list to be notified about WebAward 2018.


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Here are the past Best Social Network WebAward winners:

Year  Winner Site Name
2017 Infinum Brokenships
2016 DEG Helzberg Diamonds We Propose You Propose
2015 Essense of Australia Essense of Design - Bridal Quiz
2014 The Cliptomize Team Cliptomize
2013 Santander Consumer USA
2012 Biggs|Gilmore Morningstar Farms - Meatless Mondays Facebook App
2011 Biggs|Gilmore Pop-Tarts Facebook
2010 Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation Fishington - The Fishing & Boating Capital of the Internet
2009 BusinessWeek Business Exchange

*some URLs may no longer be valid, especially for older WebAward winners.

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