Have you noticed that there are award shows these days for nearly everything you can think of? So it should be no surprise that there are awards for the best of the Internet, too. After all, from news to social media to shopping to movies and entertainment, we spend a lot of time using the Net for all sorts of areas in our lives.
Now the 2015 Webby Awards are here! Established in 1996 to honor "excellence on the Internet," the awards celebrate the best of the best on the Internet, from best site and best app to best design and best navigation.
Guess what? Most everything has been covered on my site! Who were this year's big winners? Pretty much every aspect of Netflix, Grumpy Cat, the Hyperlapse app, Tinder, GoPro cameras, Jimmy Kimmell and HBO Go are just a few of the recognizable names on the list. Even the Ice Bucket Challenge was a winner in more ways than one.
Not only do the Webbys celebrate the best of the Web, the show itself is fun and highly entertaining to watch. This year's host was comedian Hannibal Burress and you can watch him along with all the other award winners starting May 19 by heading to webbyawards.com, where you can stream the event on demand.
Now with that out of the way, let's get to the winners. Drum roll please ...