FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: MAY 15TH 2018
Hailley Griffis, Public Relations Manager, Buffer
Buffer's Mobile App Wins A 2018 Webby Award
Buffer’s iOS app is recognized for Best Practices in the Mobile Sites and Apps category
The Buffer team is honored to have had their iOS app win the 2018 Webby award for Best Practices in Mobile Sites and Apps. The Webby Awards received more than 13,000 entries from all 50 states and 70 countries worldwide this year.
Hailed as the “Internet’s highest honor” by The New York Times, The Webby Awards is the leading international awards organization honoring excellence on the Internet, including Websites, Film & Video, Advertising, Media & PR, Mobile Sites & Apps, Social, Podcasts & Digital Audio, and Games.
The Buffer mobile team for iOS consists of two developers who are dedicated to making the Buffer iOS app a valuable resource for social media marketers on the go.
“Nominees like Buffer are setting the standard for innovation and creativity on the Internet,” said Claire Graves, Executive Director of The Webby Awards. “It is an incredible achievement to be selected among the best from the over 13,000 entries we received this year.”
Buffer iOS Engineer Andrew Yates and Digital Marketing and Business Development Manager Brian Peters attended the 22nd Annual Webby Awards in person in New York on the 14th of May. For the famous five-word acceptance speech, the duo stayed true to the Buffer team’s desire to share on social and said “Let’s take a selfie … smile!”
Brian Peters and Andrew Yates deliver the five-word acceptance speech.
Brian Peters and Andrew Yates on the red carpet.
Buffer is an intuitive, streamlined social media management platform trusted by brands, businesses, agencies, and individuals to help drive meaningful engagement and results on social media. Over 5 million people have signed up to use our suite of publishing, engagement, analytics, and collaboration tools, all of which are carefully chosen and highly refined in order to help social media marketers and teams work more efficiently and effectively. Buffer is a team of real people, aligned in common values.
About The Webby Awards
Hailed as the “Internet’s highest honor” by The New York Times, The Webby Awards is the leading international awards organization honoring excellence on the Internet, including Websites, Film & Video, Advertising, Media & PR, Mobile Sites & Apps, Social, Podcasts & Digital Audio, and Games. Established in 1996, The Webby Awards received more than 13,000 entries from all 50 states and 70 countries worldwide this year. The Webby Awards is presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS). Sponsors and Partners of The Webby Awards include: YouTube, HBO, WP Engine, Vitamin T, EY, YouGov, Paramount Network, PUBLIC, The Hollywood Reporter, WNYC Studios, Digiday, Glixel, Product Hunt, and Social Media Week.