"Nominees like Grammarly are setting the standard for innovation and creativity on the Internet," said David-Michel Davies, executive director, The Webby Awards.
Grammarly’s flagship product, the Grammarly Editor, acts as a second set of eyes to help users improve their writing. By using Grammarly, students get better grades, professionals accelerate their careers, job seekers get interviews, and English language learners improve their writing skills.
“We’re thrilled to be nominated by The Webby Awards from more than 11,000 applicants for using the Internet to improve communication among the world’s two billion English writers,” said Brad Hoover, CEO, Grammarly.
As a nominee, Grammarly is also eligible to win a Webby People's Voice Award. From now until April 25, 2013 Grammarly fans can cast their votes at http://pv.webbyawards.com/
Webby Award winners will be announced on April 30, 2013, and honored at a ceremony on May 21, 2013 at Cipriani on Wall Street in New York City.
About The Webby Awards
Hailed as the "Internet's highest honor" by the New York Times, The Webby Awards is the leading international award honoring excellence on the Internet, including websites, interactive advertising & media, online film & video, and mobile & apps. Established in 1996, the 17th Annual Webby Awards received 11,000 entries from all 50 states and over 60 countries worldwide. The Webby Awards is presented by The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences. Sponsors and Partners of The Webby Awards include: Internet Explorer, Google+, Quancast, Yext, Vitamin T, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Mashable, The Occasional and Business Insider.