Justin Bieber, Zach Galifianakis Honored at Webby Awards

Webby AwardsThe 15th Annual Webby Awards announced their winners today and, well, there’s not too much surprise here. Apparently, the main factor in determining if someone deserves a Webby or not is the level of their fame. This years winners include Justin Bieber, Lisa Kudrow and Zach Galifiankis, among others. Regarding websites, Funny or Die unsurprisingly led the way, considering they’re pretty much hilarious in everything they do. Anyway, check out the complete list below:

Winners in Multiple Categories: Funny Or Die (8), Google Creative Labs (5), Wieden+Kennedy (4), @radical.media (4), Discovery Communications (4), Goodby,Silverstein & Partners (4), MLB Advanced Media, LP (3), The New York Times (3), TED.com (3), ESPN (3), AOL (3).

Winners boasting star-power include:

Lisa Kudrow’s “Web Therapy,” (Best Comedy: Long Form, and Best Individual Performance in an Online Video)

Adrian Grenier’s Shft.com (Webby Award and People’s Voice Award)

Arcade Fire’s “The Wilderness Downtown,” (Webby and People’s Voice Award for Best Experimental & Weird Video)

Conan O’Brien‘s “Team Coco,” (Webby Award and People’s Voice or Best Celebrity/Fan website)

Zach Galifianakis’ “Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis,” (Webby Award for Web Personality/Host , Webby Award and People’s Voice Award for Best Online Variety Show, Webby Award and People’s Voice Award for Best Comedy Individual Short or Episode featuring Steve Carell)

Will Ferrell, Jim Carrey, Dana Carvey, Fred Armisen, Maya Rudolph, Darrell Hammond’s “Funny or Die’s Presidential Reunion” (directed by Ron Howard), (People’s Voice Award for Best Comedy: Long Form or Series)

Snoop Dogg and LL Cool J’s “Snoop Dogg vs. LL Cool J: The Ultimate Halo Smack Down,” (People’s Voice Award for Best Branded Entertainment)

Jim Carrey’s “Funny or Die’s Presidential Reunion,” (People’s Voice Award for Best Individual Performance in an Online Video)

Winners of Both a Webby Award and People’s Voice Award include:

Best Editing

2 Guys 600 Pillows

Best Homepage


Best Use of GPS/Location Technology


Best Use of Online Media

The Johnny Cash Project

Best Use of Social Media

Old Spice Response Campaign

Best Tourism Website

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Online

Best Mobile Game

Angry Birds

Best Celebrity/Fan Website

Team Coco

Best Green Website


Best Weird Website

Awkward Family Photos

Best Personal Website

What I Made

Best Web Service and Application


A list of winners in other major categories follows:


REDU (Webby Award)

Avaaz (People’s Voice Award)

Best Practices

Dropbox (Webby Award)

Skype (People’s Voice Award)

Best Web Personality/Host

Funny or Die’s Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifinakis (Webbys Award)

Justine Ezarik for iJustine (People’s Voice Award)


Team Coco (Webby Award and People’s Voice Award)


OpenIDEO (Webby Award)

Twitter (People’s Voice Award)

Entertainment – Tablets and Other Devices

PBS for iPad (Webby Award)

MythBusters App (People’s Voice Award)


SHFT.com (Webby Award)


Funny Or Die (Webby Award)

College Humor (People’s Voice Award)

Individual Performance

Web Therapy (Webby Award)

Funny Or Die’s Presidential Reunion – Jim Carrey as President Reagan (People’s Voice Award)


New Yorker (Webby Award)

National Geographic Magazine (People’s Voice Award)

Personal Blog/Website

What I Made (Webby Award)

Travel – Mobile & Applications

TripIt (Webby Award)

KAYAK Mobile for iPhone (People’s Voice Award)


Boardwalk Empire – Interactive Boardwalk (Webby Award)

Hulu (People’s Voice Award)

Video Remixes/Mashups

CNN Walk Around the World (Webby Award)

Girls Are Bad At Sound Effects (People’s Voice Award)

Viral Video

Rated Awesome (Webby Award)

Bed Intruder Song (People’s Voice Award)

Web Service and Application

Dropbox (Webby Award)


Awkward Family Photos (Webby Award)