Stomp bags Gold at Asian Digital Media Awards

SINGAPORE - Stomp, the citizen journalism website by Singapore Press Holdings (SPH), received top honours at the Asian Digital Media Awards (ADMA) last night in Kuala Lumpur.

It bagged the Gold award for 'Best in Online Media - Newspaper Website' category at the annual awards by global newspaper and publishing organisation WAN-IFRA. The Straits Times website won a joint Bronze award with two other winners in the same category.

Since the launch of ADMA in 2010, Stomp (http://www.stomp.com.sg) has won accolades in digital content, mobile advertising and social media.

Singapore Press Holdings (SPH) brought home a total of 11 awards last night, up from six the previous year. It won four Gold, two Silver and five Bronze awards:

Best in Online Media Award - Newspaper Website Gold - STOMP (www.stomp.com.sg) Bronze - The Straits Times (www.straitstimes.com)

Best in Online Media Award - Magazine Website Silver - herworldPLUS (www.herworldplus.com)

Best in Mobile Publishing Award Bronze - STProperty

Best in Tablet Publishing Award Gold - Wanbao iPad App (Lianhe Wanbao & omy.sg)

Best in Cross Media Award - Cross Media Advertising Gold - Tiger Beer "Have You Been Good This Year" Bronze - STClassifieds Bronze - STCars

Best in Cross Media Award - Cross Media Editorial Coverage Silver - The Haze In Singapore (The Straits Times)

Best in Social Media Award Gold - ST Communities (The Straits Times)

Best in Online Video Award Bronze - 48 Singaporean Seconds (The Straits Times)

WAN-IFRA represents more than 18,000 publications, 15,000 websites and 3,000 companies in over 120 countries.

ayxhy@sph.com.sg