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Webby Awards 2016 nominees announced: 'Carpool Karaoke,' 'Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee,' Kendrick Lamar, more

President Barack Obama and comedian Jerry Seinfeld share

President Barack Obama and comedian Jerry Seinfeld share a laugh on the season seven premiere of the show "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee," which was nominated for multiple Webby Awards. Photo Credit: Crackle

The 20th annual Webby Awards nominees were announced Tuesday. Celebrating the best of the Internet, the awards are divided into categories like best overall social presence, best podcast and best Web personality.

From music videos to apps to news websites to online photography, the Webby Awards aim to highlight the best of what's online. 

Here are some of the nominees:

Best overall social presence (social)

CNN’s Social Media
"Game of Thrones"
NASA Social Media
"The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon"

Best Web personality / host (online film & video)

Tyler Oakley
"Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee"
The Slow Mo Guys
Kid President
Carmelo Anthony

Music (websites)

triple J Hottest 100
Inside Abbey Road
Spotify – Year in Music 2015
Beyoncé – Official Site

News (Websites)
The Guardian
The Intercept

The full list can be found at

The Webby Awards People's Voice Awards are open now through April 21. The Webby Awards will be presented May 16, 2016 at Cipriani Wall Street. 


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