Best Government Website

Unlock the full potential of your consulting company's digital presence by entering the esteemed 2024 WebAward Competition, hosted annually by the Web Marketing Association. Since its inception in 1997, the WebAwards have set the benchmark for excellence in website development across the industry, spotlighting the finest in design, innovation, and content.

The Web Marketing Association names the Best Government web site of 2024 as part of the 28th annual WebAward Competition for Website Development. 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 Government competitors and win the recognition you deserve while receiving valuable independent feedback on your Web development efforts.

Providing Public Safety Messaging During the Seasonal Impacts of Climate Change

2023 Best Government Site Providing Public Safety Messaging During the Seasonal Impacts of Climate Change
Will your site be next?

Why Enter?


Since its inception in 1997, the WebAwards have set the benchmark for excellence in Government websites.


Receive detailed evaluations from web development experts.


Boost your online presence and SEO with links from the WebAward site.


Win a prestigious Best Government Website award and enhance your marketing and promotional efforts.

Best Government websites are selected by industry expert judges who review the entered websites using the seven criteria below:

Ease of use
Use of technology

As a participant, you will receive

An independent evaluation of your Government Website by independent expert judges
Valuable feedback to help Benchmark your efforts against other Government industry websites

If your Government site wins recognition in the 2024 WebAwards, you will also get:

A great marketing opportunity to promote your site to the media
A limited-edition NFT to recognize your achievement
Links to your site from the highly ranked WebAward site to help SEO
Marketing Images to post on social networks like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn
The admiration of peers, friends and co-workers – maybe even a raise!
A personal achievement for your resume
The ability to purchase a statue, trophy, plaque or certificate to display your achievement.

Each year the Web Marketing Association's WebAward Competition names the Best Government 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 Government website are also eligible for an Outstanding Website Award or a Standard of Excellence Award.

Setting Government Trends and Making Government News

Entering the WebAwards can help keep you up on Government Trends by showing you how other Government websites compare to the WebAward standards. You can make Government industry news if you have the Best Government website. Government industry newsletters, publiciations and websites will want to cover your win bringing you additional visibility and accolades within your industry.

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The 2024 Call for Entries is open! This is your opportunity
to win the recognition you deserve

Entering is easy. Simply create a new free Nominator Account or log into an existing Nominator Account. Enter information about your site and the judges do the rest.
Don’t wait enter your website today and win the recognition you deserve!

You might have the next Best Government Web site waiting to be recognized!

Here are the past Best Government WebAward winners:

Year Winner Site Name
2023 East Bay Regional Park District Providing Public Safety Messaging During the Seasonal Impacts of Climate Change
2022 The State of Mississippi - The Official Website of the State of Mississippi
2021 U.Group NASA Earth Science Applied Sciences
2020 Websparks Pte Ltd Centre for Liveable Cities (CLC)
2019 City of Brantford
2018 Maryland Department of Information Technology - Official State Website
2017 Hawaii State Public Library System Hawaii State Public Library System Website
2016 The State of Mississippi
2015 The State of Utah Utah.Gov
2014 State of Hawaii
2013 The State of Utah Utah.Gov
2012 Alabama Interactive, LLC State of Alabama's Official Website
2011 EXTRACTABLE ( California Courts Website: Judicial Council of California
2010 City of West Hollywood, CA City of West Hollywood Website
2009 Defense Information Systems Agency BRAC Information Portal
2008 Ektron City of Frisco Texas
2007 GSD&M and Zugara Do Something Amazing
2006 Digital Library Division National Library of Scotland
2005 USPS Mailing Standards Postage Rate Calculator
2004, Inc. Drive Clean
2003 TMP Worldwide United States Naval Reserve

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