People’s Choice Awards for best websites now open

It’s election season for the 7th Philippine Web Awards — the country’s most prestigious Web design competition. Sixteen categories are up for grabs on Nov. 23, at the OnStage Theater in Greenbelt, the 7th PWA Awards Night, as some 100 semifinalists vie for the Best Website Awards and the People’s Choice Awards.

The People’s Choice Award is given to the semifinalist in each category which garners the most number of votes from the general public through Web and SMS voting facilities. Voting via SMS starts by typing myVOTE WEBBIES and sending to 2214 for Globe subscribers and 283 for Smart Subscribers. [note: there is a slight delay with Globe, please await further notice]

Voting online is done on the official Website of the Philippine Web Awards. SMS voters will get a chance to win weekly prizes. Voting has began and will end on Nov. 23.

The Philippine Web Awards is an annual competition organized by Media G8way Corporation. It is supported by MTV Philippines, the Official Music Channel; Imperium Technology, the Official Content Manager; Mozcom, the Official Internet Service Provider; Bitstop Network Services, the Official Web Host; Alter Media Solutions, the Official Wireless Marketing Partner; Furball, the Official Multimedia Developer; and media sponsors Computerworld Philippines, PC World Philippines, Stuff Philippines, Enterprise, the Philippine Daily Inquirer, NU 107, 99.5 RT, and 105.1 Crossover.

For ticket inquiries, call Rhea Diaron at 8128401 loc. 154. For sponsorships, call Andrea Comoda at 8128401 loc. 139.