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Cork Digital Marketing Awards 2017

You are 1 step closer to becoming a champion at the 2017 CDMAs. The Awards will be held on the 26th October in Pairc Ui Caoimh so save the date and the very best of luck!

Entry Guidelines

•Only someone from the business/org or an agreed representative can enter these Awards.

•A company can enter in up to 4 different categories, with only one entry per company per category. If you want to enter multiple companies, use a unique e-mail per entry.

•You can only enter one Website Category, One Twitter Category, One Facebook Category, One Video category; based on your company classification.

•We suggest you copy and paste your entry into a Word document just in case anything goes wrong as you’re typing.

•Be careful when copying and pasting into your entry with our word count. Our system counts the words in links, MS Word does not. Delete any white spaces before first and last words. Links are counted with our system. Use https://wordcounter.net/ to verify word counts.

•An email from Cork@digitalmarketingawards.ie will be sent to you to verify your entry. If you don’t verify it, your nominations won’t go through.

•Once verified you will be sent a link which allows you to edit your entry up to the close of nominations.

•Nominations close on Friday 1st September at 4pm.

•Late entries (up to 48 hours) incur an admin fee of €300. Asking us to edit your nomination after entries close also incurs this fee so don’t be late!

•Your entry will be independently judged by a public panel and social media enthusiasts using weighted scoring metrics customised for each category

•Our contact email is Cork@digitalmarketingawards.ie

•By entering these awards, you are agreeing to the Terms and Conditions.

You can jump to the category that you're interested in by clicking on the links below :

1.Best Website – New Business

2.Best Website – Small Business

3.Best Website – Medium Business

4.Best Website – Large Business

5.Best E-Commerce Website

6.Best Use of Instagram or Snapchat

7.Best Use of Twitter – Business with 20 or less employees

8.Best Use of Twitter – Business with 20+ employees

9.Best Use of Video – Business with 30 or less employees

10.Best Use of Video – Business with 30+ employees

11.Best Use of Facebook – New Business

12.Best Use of Facebook – Small Business

13.Best Use of Facebook – Medium Business

14.Best Use of Facebook – Large Business

15.Best Use of Digital Marketing to Showcase Cork

16.Digital Superhero









1. Best Website – New Business





This is for a website of a new business that was incorporated in the past 3 years. The business (not the website) must be 3 years or less as of July 5th 2017.

2. Best Website – Small Business





This is for the website of a business that has less than 20 employed staff.

3. Best Website – Medium Business





This is for the website of a business that has between 21 – 50 employees

4. Best Website – Large Business





This is for the website of a business with 51+ employees.

5. Best E-Commerce Website





Best eCommerce Website

6. Best Use of Instagram or Snapchat





This is for the use of Instagram or Snapchat* or both

*If this is for Snapchat we require you to link to a publicly available website with screenshots/copies of your Snapchats

7. Best Use of Twitter – Business with 20 or less employees





Best Use of Twitter by a business that has less than 20 employed staff.
The nominated Twitter account must be regularly updated at time of nomination.

8. Best Use of Twitter – Business with 20+ employees





Best Use of Twitter by a business with 20 or more employed staff.
The Twitter account will need to be regularly updated at time of nomination.

9. Best Use of Video – Business with 30 or less employees





Best use of Video – produced by and for the Cork office in the past 12 months. The number of employees must be 30 or less.

This is for video that was produced and created for digital media/social media and to be used in these spaces exclusively. This is not for the spreading of videos made for TV.

10. Best Use of Video – Business with 30+ employees





Best use of Video – produced by and for the Cork office in the past 12 months. This business must have 31 or more employed staff.

This is for video that was produced and created for digital media/social media and to be used in these spaces exclusively. This is not for the spreading of videos made for TV.

11. Best Use of Facebook – New Business





This is the for the Facebook Page of a Business that was incorporated in the past 3 years. The business (not the Facebook page) must be 3 years of less as of July 5th 2017. The Facebook page will need to be regularly updated at time of nomination.

12. Best Use of Facebook – Small Business





Best Use of Facebook of a business that has less than 20 employed staff. The Facebook Page will need to be updated on a regular basis at time of nomination.

13. Best Use of Facebook – Medium Business





Business with 20 – 50 employees
This is for the Facebook page of a business with 21 – 50 employees. This Facebook Page will need to be regularly updated at time of nomination.

14. Best Use of Facebook – Large Business





Best Use of Facebook for a business with 51+ Employees. The Facebook Page will need to be regularly updated at time of nomination.

15. Best Use of Digital Marketing to Showcase Cork






This is the category for companies or organisations that have done work in digital that make the world see just how special it is. This can be via local community events, amazing videos or websites, initiatives to highlight the work talent in Cork.

16. Digital Superhero





Superheroes! Best use of digital marketing for the promotion of socially responsible practices eg. Community projects, local initiatives etc