The 2016 Search Engine Landy Awards finalists are…

With nearly 200 entries in the second annual Landy Awards presented by Search Engine Land, this year’s competition was filled with incredible efforts by search marketers across the globe. We are thrilled to announce this year’s short list of finalists, though we also want to also recognize the impressive results submitted by all of the entrants in this year’s program.
The Landy Awards were created to recognize excellence in search marketing, and we’re looking forward to celebrating with the search industry at large at the Awards Gala in NYC on September 28, during our annual SMX conference.
We invite all conference attendees and search marketing industry peers to join us for a black tie cocktail reception as we celebrate your collective achievements at the elegant Edison Ballroom and enjoy gourmet fare and live entertainment following the awards ceremony. Gala tickets are available for purchase now, separately or in conjunction with an SMX conference pass.
Congratulations to this year’s finalists in The Landy

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2015 US Search Award Winners Announced

Larry Kim (right) of WordStream, winner of the US Search Personality of the Year, with last year’s recipient, Duane Forrester of Bing.
The third-annual US Search Awards were handed out last night during Pubcon in Las Vegas. The awards were presented to 22 agencies and individuals for achievements in the US search and digital marketing industries.
A record number of entries were judged by a panel of 30 industry experts.
And the winners are…
Best Use of Search, Retail
Barefoot Wine & ZOG Digital
Best Use of Search, Finance
Catalyst & HSBC
Best Use of Search, Travel/Leisure
Go Fish Digital & Reston Limo
Best Local Campaign
TopSpot Internet Marketing & Klein Custom Pools Local
Best Low Budget Campaign
aimClear & SeagullOutfitters.com
Best Use of PR in a Search Campaign
MerkleRKG & JetBlue Fare Options
Best Use of Social Media in a Search Campaign
aimClear & Airbnb
Best Integrated Campaign
Location3 Media & Westwood College
Best Mobile Campaign
HotelTonight
Best PPC Campaign
Point It Digital Marketing
Best SEO Campaign
Geary LSF
Innovation PPC
cClearly
Innovation SEO
Majestic
Best PPC Management Software
Optmyzr
Best SEO Software
Linkdex
Best Search Software Tool
Productsup
Best In-House Team
Walt Disney Parks & Resorts

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The Finalists For The 2015 Search Engine Land Awards Are…

We are thrilled to announce the finalists for the inaugural Search Engine Land Awards. With over 100 compelling entries, we are truly impressed by the overwhelming response and overall quality of submissions.
Our judging panel had the difficult task of narrowing the field. Choosing a winner from each of the following finalists will be even more difficult, as all have demonstrated significant results in the search marketing campaigns submitted.
We would like to take a moment to congratulate all of the finalists and thank all of the remaining candidates for their thoughtful submissions, which will benefit the total charitable contribution.
On September 30, 2015, the winners will be announced during a special ceremony at our annual SMX After Dark evening event in New York City. We look forward to honoring all of the entrants and Celebrating the Power of Search with the entire search marketing industry. (Tickets available now, more information below.)
Best Overall Search Marketing Initiative (SEO & SEM)

DigitasLBi, for Goodyear
DAGMAR Marketing, for Contractor Referral Network
Nebo Agency, for Belgard Hardscapes

Best Overall SEM

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Deadline Extended For 2015 Search Engine Land Awards Entries

Due to overwhelming response and the high level of interest, we have decided to extend the entry deadline for the Search Engine Land Awards until FRIDAY, AUGUST 7, 2015, at 11:59 p.m. ET.
As the entry fees add to the total charitable contribution from the awards program, we appreciate the search community’s incredible response thus far, and extending the deadline allows for The Landy Awards to make an even bigger impact.
To complete an entry, review the awards categories and submission criteria now.
Don’t delay! In order to allow proper time for the judging process, no further extensions will be granted for this year’s entries.
Finalists will be notified prior to a public announcement on September 1, 2015.
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