The Social Media Marketing Awards 2020

There’s no doubt that the social media industry is becoming ever more crowded. So how can you get noticed? One sure fire way is to win a Social Media Marketing Award. Run by the Social Media Marketing Institute (SMMI), these popular awards offer a great way to be recognised as a leader and give your business a real edge.

Entries are open to individuals, agencies, brands, companies, not-for-profits and organisations that participate in social media marketing. There are five main categories, each with heaps of sub-categories:

  1. Business
  2. Campaign
  3. Campaign by Platform
  4. Influencers
  5. Strategy and Innovation

Entries will be assessed by judges hailing from Australia, the USA, India, Canada and Hong Kong. If think you’ve got something to shout about, then these awards are the way to go.

How do I get started?

Simply visit All entries must be made online. Once you register, the criteria for each category is available in the Call for Entries booklet.

What’s the entry format?

All content/campaigns that are entered need to have been posted live on social media between 25 April 2019 and 24 April 2020. An entry fee applies if you’re not a member of SMMI.

TOP TIP: Register your interest before 19 February and get a ‘early bird’ $50 discount on the entry fee.

When do entries open and what’s the deadline?

Entries are already open and close on 24 April 2020.

Winning will bring you and your business national recognition, improve your organisation’s visibility and act as a magnet for new talent wanting to work with people at the forefront. Not only that, your whole team will be motivated and you can use the SMMI award logo in all sorts of ways that will help magnify your achievement.

Proof Communications has an excellent track record when it comes to award writing. Some 90% of the submissions we write become finalists and 75% go on to win. Pretty impressive, huh? So, don’t hesitate to get in touch if you want to benefit from our expertise in telling your success story.

For help with writing, proofreading or editing your award entry, contact Award Writers at Proof Communications on 02 8036 5532 or 0411 123 216 or head to the contact page.

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