Nominations for the 2018 Webby Awards were announced this week and several of teams from Gizmodo Media Group, The Onion, and FUSION are up for awards, including four nominations for podcasting:
Lifehacker’s popular podcast The Upgrade was nominated in the Best Lifestyle category (vote here) and Deadspin was nominated in the Best Sports category for Deadcast (vote here). In addition, Jezebel’s politics podcast Big Time Dicks and pop culture pod DirtCast were named honorees in the news & politics and arts & culture categories respectively.
Several video series from across the portfolio were also recognized with nominations: Endangered in the Travel & Adventure category (vote here), The Shape of Music in the Video Channels & Networks-Music category (vote here), Residente: Prison Tour in the Music-General category (vote here), and I Stood Up to Hate in the Public Service & Activism-Video Channels & Networks category (vote here).
Rise Up was named an honoree in the Best Photography & Graphics category.