Not that we inhabit an industry that cares much for awards (ahem), but it may be a sign of the times that the currently dominant social network for marketing has announced its own awards.

The Facebook Studio Awards will recognise Facebook campaigns that are “grounded in social insights, real connections and authentic conversations,” according to the website (where you can also find a list of the jury’s full criteria).

Facebook Studio was launched six months ago, and is a place where digital agencies and brands can have their Facebook campaigns showcased, as well as share best practices with others in the industry around the world.

Agencies and brands can submit their campaigns, with the jury awarding Facebook Studio Awards to all outstanding examples of marketing on Facebook.

The Studio website has also undergone some changes, making it easier to search and find agencies, as well as had a make-over of its homepage:

 

Peter Roper
BY Peter Roper ON 21 October 2011
Editor of Marketing Magazine and Marketingmag.com.au