The Webby Awards’ famous “5-Word Speech” keeps our celebrations vibrant and exciting. Below are winner and special achievement speeches from the 20 years of Webby celebrations from the old days in San Francisco to more recent shows in New York City.

Special Achievement

Special Achievement
The Onion: "Wow. You guys love websites."
Special Achievement
Jessica Alba: "Guts. Heart. Passion. Drive. WiFi."
Special Achievement
Lena Dunham & Jenni Konner: "Is Drake in the house?"
Special Achievement
Black Lives Matter: "Stay turnt! Black lives matter."
Special Achievement
R/GA: "I’m straight out of words."
Special Achievement
Making a Murderer: "The story is not over."
Special Achievement
Kanye West: "I can’t stand short speeches."
Special Achievement
Krysten Ritter: "Thank you, thank you, thank."
Special Achievement
Kim Kardashian West: "Nude selfies til I die."

Web

Connections

Websites
Tumblr: "Now I feel like Pablo."
Weird
Zach Ogaard: "Shout out my homie ketchup."
Websites
Natalie Sun: "Beat cancer, got a Webby."

Entertainment

Websites
LDC: "Proud to receive this award"
Websites
Cracked.com: "Cracked is, uhhhh, line? Dude..."
Websites
Creuna: "Lyderia mission and challenge complete."
Websites
Justin Hook: "Thanks for not suing, Google."
Websites
The Players' Tribune: "Do we all get rings?"

Features

Websites
GIPHY: "I'm overcome with emotion ya'll."
Websites
WIRED: "Wired has THE best words."
Websites
what3words: "Absolutely everywhere has an address."
Websites
Work & Co: "2008, 2013, 2014, 2015 5-peat."
Websites
Reuters TV: "News doesn't have to suck."
Websites
Reuters TV: "News doesn't have to suck."

Living

Websites
NBC News: "Because supporting students takes everyone"
Youth
PBS KIDS: "Won't you be our neighbor?"
Websites
Clubhouse Studios: "In other news, we're hiring."

Marketplace

Websites
Yummly: "We're kind of big dill."
Websites
Work & Co: "Nothing like designing for yourself."
Websites
Hello Monday: "Everyone deserves freedom of speech."
Websites
cake-factory: "Another gin and tonic please."
Websites
Google: "The next google device is..."

Media

Websites
Smithsonian Enterprises: "Smithsonian, come feed your brain."
Websites
MediaHound: "Thanks, yea, we're raising money."
Websites
The Intercept: "Access to sources, not power. "
Websites
VICE Media: "Kanye - *smooches-Webby* fuck that’s delicious."
Websites
HBO: "You win or you die."

Services

Websites
National Geographic Unique Lodges of the World: "We're planning your next getaway. "
Websites
Freelancer.com: "Best employment site once again."
Websites
Zillow: "These prices are so inflated."
Websites
Wealthsimple: "Trudeau, Drake, Wealthsimple. Canada, eh?"

Society

Websites
IBM: "Let your computer daydream science!"
Websites
NASA/JPL: "Rockin' and rovin' on Mars."
Websites
Tumblr: "Your stories are changing lives."
Websites
Yeloha- Online Solar Sharing Network: "Here comes the sun, cheers!"
Websites
SocialExplorer Inc.: "Data nerds do it graphically."
Websites
Futures Without Violence & Ideas In Digital: "Respect nonviolence. That's so cool."
Websites
Museo Nacional del Prado: "Web is the new canvas."
Websites
iSynergy: "Kanye can't interrupt my speech."

Advertising & Media

Websites, Micro Sites, and Rich Media
Serviceplan / Plan.Net: "Imagination is greater than detail. "
Social Media Campaigns
Ireland/Davenport: "Great ideas don't need visas"
Media
Instinct (BBDO Group): "I made this dress myself."
Websites, Micro Sites, and Rich Media
MEC: "Sugar is the new cancer."
Websites, Micro Sites, and Rich Media
Team Detroit: "Detroit Michigan for the win."
Websites, Micro Sites, and Rich Media
OgilvyOne Athens: "Telling love stories is devine."
Display & Banner Campaigns
Pixelette Studios / BBC America: "Stop and smell the pixels."
Media
W3haus: "Racist trolls, you can't hide."
Websites, Micro Sites, and Rich Media
McCann XBC: "Can we get a dog?"
Websites, Micro Sites, and Rich Media
Federation for Internet Alerts: "Together we can save lives."
Individual
McCann London: "Don't concentrate on your finger"
Integrated Campaigns
BBH NY: "Thanks from BBH New York."

Online Film & Video

Online Film & Video
Trek Continues Inc.: "Live long and, yah know..."
Reality
Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty: "Everyone can dream and win."
Video Channels and Networks
British Vogue: "British Vogue keeping it 100."
Video Remixes/Mashups
AnimalRobot: "Bit torrent is real democracy."
Weird
Conde Nast Entertainment/GQ: "Conde won't pay for travel."
Online Film & Video
Vanity Fair: "Keeping secrets is still possible."
Online Film & Video
The Guardian: "They walked, I filmed. Bye"
Web Personality (Channel)
Advantage PR: "Monkey covering eyes emoji. Thanks."
Performance & Craft
First Printing Productions: "Tonight we're all Kim Kardashian."
Travel & Adventure
Fusion Network: "From farm to Webby...Thanks!"
Online Film & Video
Tastemade: "Kim's early work? ...but food."
Performance & Craft
CollegeHumor: "We got FLOTUS to rap."
Online Film & Video
Pereira & O'Dell, New York: "Open on a Blinking Cursor"
Online Film & Video
The Simpsons: "Thank you Donald Trump...asshole"
Performance & Craft
DC Shoes: "Succeed or fail. But try."
Video Channels and Networks
CBS Interactive: "I am very grateful...grapefruit"
Video Channels and Networks
CBS Interactive: "I am very grateful...grapefruit"
Scripted
Pereira & O'Dell: "Thank you, this is wonderful"
Online Film & Video
Refinery29: "Listen to the pussy."
Video Channels and Networks
AJ+: "All up in your feed."
Online Film & Video
AJ+: "Seas shouldn't be mass graves."
Performance & Craft
Verse: "Use VRSE, win a webby."
Online Film & Video
redfitz: "Bring light to the shadows."
Online Film & Video
VML: "We're honored and humbled. Cheers!"
Viral
Whirled: "The Constitution grants'em that right."
Video Channels and Networks
The Hollywood Reporter: "The internet adds 10 pixels."
Public Service & Activism
DDB Argentina: "Internet connects us, Trump doesn't."
Video Channels and Networks
Bigballs Media: "Football is nothing without fans."
Online Film & Video
VRSE.Works: "This one’s dedicated to Andy."
Online Film & Video
Goodby Silverstein & Partners: "Dream until it comes true."
Online Film & Video
Goodby Silverstein & Partners: "Live in one dream now."

Mobile & Apps

Services & Utilities
Service: "Never wait on hold again."
Travel
Hopper: "Save money with the bunny."
Mobile Sites & Apps
Critical Mass: "Walk safely, they can't. Sweeper."
Mobile Sites & Apps
Minilab Studios: "MiniLab makes screen time matter."
Mobile Sites & Apps
Playdots, Inc.: "Make time for play."
Mobile Sites & Apps
Yummly: "We're kind of big dill."
Real Estate
Zillow: "These prices are so inflated."
Real Estate
Zillow: "Apartments cheaper than Hamilton tickets."
Mobile Sites & Apps
HelloGiggles: "Thank you, thank you, thanks."
School/University
Hampshire College: "Fuck mediocrity. Make great. thanks!"
Services & Utilities
Milkshake Studio: "Stay creative New York City."
Mobile Sites & Apps
what3words: "Absolutely everywhere has an address."
Mobile Sites & Apps
Intuit: "Death or taxes? You decide."
Mobile Sites & Apps
Ogilvy & Mather Group HK: "Our greatest contribution to mankind."
Mobile Sites & Apps
3 SIDED CUBE: "Ordinary people can be heroes."
Travel
Expedia: "Here's to another 20 years."
Mobile Sites & Apps
Tinder: "We super like you too."
Mobile Sites & Apps
musical.ly: "Woof woof woof woof woof!"
Mobile Sites & Apps
Her Story: "Hard narrative, nonlinear work is..."
Mobile Sites & Apps
iconmobile group & United Nations World Food Programme: "Together we can end hunger"
Mobile Sites & Apps
Fab: "Fab is the new fab."
Mobile Sites & Apps
Marvel Entertainment: "Thanks true believers! Nuff said."
Mobile Sites & Apps
Spotify: "Algorithms are made of people."
Mobile Sites & Apps
Phenomenon: "Sometimes disruption just takes balls."
Mobile Sites & Apps
Radiotopia: "Always read the plaque."
Mobile Sites & Apps
HBO: "We're pretty, pretty, pretty grateful."

Social

Social Content and Marketing
LDC: "Water crisis is over."
Social Content and Marketing
Los Angeles County Museum of Art - LACMA Snapchat: "All I Do Is Win!"
Social Content and Marketing
Wieden+Kennedy: "Old spice 3, Kanye 1!"
Weird
Golden Gaytime Ice-Cream Tub Project: "I think I just sharted. "
Social Content and Marketing
MapQuest: "We're making Mapquest great again!"
Social
BBC Worldwide Digital Studios: "Here's to animals and Attenborough."
Social Content and Marketing
Serino Coyne / Tony Award Productions: "And 5, 6, 7, 8!"
Social Content and Marketing
NBC Entertainment: "Kim, Khloe, Kourtney, Kylie, Kendall!"
Social
Spotify: "Never gonna give you up."
Social Content and Marketing
Ogilvy New York: "Work hard, but play harder."
Social Content and Marketing
john st.: "It's nice to be nice."
Social
Jimmy the Bull: "The dog ate my speech."
Social
Publicis NA: "Who wants to hire us?"
Social Content and Marketing
Goats of Anarchy: "Goats just wanna have fun."
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