PlanetMagpie News

November 29, 2016

PlanetMagpie Wins Three W3 Awards for Website

The new launched in August 2016. Two months later, it won three W3 Awards for its visual appeal and ease of user experience.

After months of custom development, the new launched in August 2016. Two months later, it won not one, but three W3 awards.


The W3 Awards are the first major Web competition for creative excellence. Awards are given to those websites, videos, apps, and social campaigns that the W3 judges select from over 5,000 entries.

To win a W3 Award, a firm must have created an original, easy-to-use, and top-quality website, video, social content, or mobile app. Winners are awarded a Gold, Silver, or Best in Show Award and recognized on the W3 Awards website.

Not Just One, but Three W3 Awards

This is the first time PlanetMagpie has entered the W3 Awards. We've competed and won 11 WebAwards from the Web Marketing Association in the past. With the advent of a completely custom-built, we decided to go for a W3.

Our 3 W3 Awards came in the following categories:

  • Website Features Visual Appeal (Silver)
  • Website Features User Experience (Silver)
  • Website Features Home Page (Silver)

Other winners include PepsiCo, Manchester United, Nestle, Louis Vuitton, LG Electronics, and the San Francisco International Airport.

View the 2016 W3 Winners List at this link: 2016 W3 Awards Silver Winners

We at PlanetMagpie thank the W3 judges for selecting us, and the other entrants for the great creative work they do!