This section aims to award all the outstanding websites which furnished the users with information, entertainment, utility, commerce, news, reviews, classifieds and/or online marketplaces with primary focus on user experience, convenience and performance delivery.
All websites/microsites/webpages/blogs/social media pages offering travel and/or stay services, arrangement facilities, and information. It includes websites by Airlines, Road and Water Transport companies, Hotels and Resorts, Online Travel Agencies, Online Travel Marketplaces with/without comparison features, Destination, and Travel Service reviewers/bloggers offering purchase of tickets, hotel room bookings, vehicles for rent, car-pooling, vacation packages, travel writings, and/or travel tools
All websites/microsites/webpages/blogs/social media pages which provide entertaining online content to the visitors in the form of music, movies, videos, games, etc.
All websites which in affiliation with other e-commerce/m-commerce/online marketplace businesses offer discounts, cashbacks, and/or other additional and exclusive deals for the end-customers on their online orders/purchases
All websites/microsites/webpages/blogs/social media pages which act as hosts to other businesses and/or individuals for posting and advertising their products/used products, services and offerings, and provide the visitors with a holistic list of businesses, products, and service providers for a particular category or a range of categories. It also includes websites which allow online booking of services such as movies, restaurants, sports and events, etc.
All websites/microsites/webpages/blogs/social media pages which furnish financial services and/or information including mobile banking, online stock trading, financial planning, financial portfolio management, investment policies and/or their comparison, utility bills management, expense management, financial news, mortgage information, credit cards and/or investor relations and services
Any website by a Retail brand or company (except Travel companies/agencies) which offers the facility of online purchase of its products
All websites/microsites/webpages/blogs/social media pages created by individuals who share information and/or services to the visitors and are not ‘materially’ related to any business or enterprise. The views and opinions shared therein should be personal and not representative of any particular group, community, company, etc.
All websites/microsites/webpages/blogs/social media pages exclusively focused to the service of providing visitors with online news information, updates, discussions, debates, etc. in a seamless, exhaustive, and transparent way
All websites/microsites/webpages/blogs/social media pages which provide service(s) and/or information exclusively in any of the languages scheduled under the Indian local languages by the Constitution of India and/or any language recognized as official national language of any country across the globe .
All websites/microsites/webpages/blogs/social media pages which provide educational courses, study materials, online certification, online training through webinars/webcasts, and/or information regarding educational courses, institutions, colleges, etc. and their affiliations, ranking and reviews
All websites which offer the facility of online purchase of products exclusively from a particular category, industry, segment, or product line
Sites that feature or review any type of consumer electronics, including computers, mobile devices, home audio/video equipment or other related electronic products. Sites created on behalf of a brand belong in the Advertising: Consumer Electronics & Services category.
Sites that feature personal style, clothing, design, and accessories. These include fashion and beauty editorial and style guide sites.
Sites devoted to discussing and/or promoting music and music culture. Includes band sites, music blogs, and review sites.
Sites marketing or promoting the sale or rental of residential or commercial real estate, including real estate listings, brokers and brokerage services, real estate agents, and sites for developments, buildings or other real estate holdings.
Sites or blogs created by individuals, groups or companies for professional and business related topics.
Sites that feature car culture, performance and services, including review sites, online resources, pricing guides and fan forums. Sites created on behalf of a brand belong in the Advertising: Websites, Micro Sites, and Rich Media: Auto & Auto Services category.
Sites for charities and charitable organizations whose primary purpose is helping people or other worthy causes.
Sites promoting specific events including concerts, fairs, festivals, sporting events, tours, or other events.
Sites that cover the culinary world, including food culture, restaurants, recipes, and products. Sites created on behalf of a brand belong in the Advertising: Food & Beverage category.
Sites featuring direct online gaming for individuals or multi-player. Includes games of any type including action, sports, fantasy, skill, or logic. Please enter branded or sponsored games in the Interactive Advertising Games/Applications category. Sites promoting, reviewing, and providing gaming resources should be entered in the Games-Related category
Sites that provide information on personal health and well-being. These include medical, alternative medicine, health and lifestyle, mental health, and fitness.
Sites that offer audio or video streaming services, such as television, sports, film, music, podcasts, news, and radio.
Sites dedicated to moving pictures in all forms. Includes movie listings, film reviews, theory and history, and fan sites and fan forums. Sites created to promote a film belong in the Advertising: Media & Entertainment category
Sites that set an industry standard of excellence by offering the best-possible user experience through superior navigation and site structure. Only information architecture will be judged.
Sites that offer the best user experience through innovative design and useful functionality.
Sites that sets an industry standard of excellence for user interface design by creating a seamless experience for end-users.
Only visual design will be judged. Sites that set an industry standard of excellence by/ through visual design that is intended to be beautiful, emotional, and appeals to the senses.