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2020 Shortlist


BEST USE OF SEARCH – RETAIL / ECOMMERCE (SEO)

SEO Sherpa – Teckzu SEO Campaign

WebQuest – Joi Gifts SEO Campaign

BEST USE OF SEARCH – RETAIL / ECOMMERCE (PPC)

Chain Reaction & Mlabbas – Thriving a Local Business During COVID-19

Initiative – Project Jamnagar: Refining the Moments That Matter for Etisalat Customers

BEST USE OF SEARCH – FINANCE

Boosmart Marketing Agency & AegonDirekt – Building an Online Credit Life Insurance Experience

Chain Reaction & ADCB – SEO is the Currency that Brings in more Business

Reprise Digital & RAKBANK – Weathering the COVID storm

Universal Media Seven UM MENAT & FAB – Always On

BEST USE OF SEARCH – TRAVEL / LEISURE

There is no shortlist for this category, the winner will be announced during the virtual ceremony on December 9.

BEST USE OF SEARCH – THIRD SECTOR / NOT FOR PROFIT

Chain Reaction & KHCF – Don’t let Covid-19 Stop You From Saving Kids Who Are Fighting Cancer!

Merkle ME & UNICEF – Fundraising Campaign for Lebanon

Sandstorm Digital & Al Jalila Foundation – A’awen Program

 

BEST USE OF SEARCH – B2B

Boosmart & Logo İşbaşı – Visibility Wizard for Online Accounting Software

Chain Reaction & Gallega – Fueling a local B2B brand Success through SEO

Chain Reaction & Zid – Growing the Ecommerce ecosystem in Saudi Arabia

Initiative – Project Jamnagar: Refining the Moments That Matter for Etisalat Business Customers

SEO Sherpa –  Yellow Branding SEO Campaign

 

BEST USE OF SEARCH – B2C

All Response Media – Virgin Mobile UAE: Sim Home Delivery Campaign

Boosmart & TurkNet – Competing in ISP Industry with a Startup Spirit

Chain Reaction & BOSCH – Dominating the SERP of White Goods in UAE

Chain Reaction & Fitness First – A Jump Towards the Peak

Chain Reaction & Lamsa – THE 3MILLION APP DOWNLOADS CAMPAIGN

Home of Performance & (HTMi) Hotel And Tourism Management Institute Switzerland – Serving Future Hoteliers One Lead At A Time

Initiative – Project Jamnagar: Refining the Moments That Matter for Etisalat Customers

Tidal Digital & Chaps and Co – Barbershop Brilliance

BEST USE OF SEARCH – HEALTH

SEO Sherpa – Gulf Eye Center SEO Campaign

Stand Out Digital & RB&HH Specialist Care – MENA launch campaign

BEST USE OF SEARCH – AUTOMOTIVE

There is no shortlist for this category, the winner will be announced during the virtual ceremony on December 9.

BEST USE OF SEARCH – REAL ESTATE & PROPERTY

Artefact & DAMAC – Improving Leads Quality and Feeder Markets by Linking Offline and CRM Data with Google Ads

iMetric & KAEC – Another World‚ Search Campaign

Jellyfish & Emaar -The perfect blend of audience focussed thinking, use of technology, and stringent testing

BEST USE OF SEARCH – FMCG

Tidal Digital & Muscat Livestock – A Cut Above The Rest

Universal Media Seven UM MENAT & Johnson&Johnson – Neutrogena

BEST LOCAL CAMPAIGN

Chain Reaction & Madar Farms – Cultivating Ambition

Chain Reaction & Mlabbas – Thriving a Local Business During COVID-19

Home of Performance & The Healthy Home – Killing Germs and The Competition

SEO Sherpa – Gulf Eye Center SEO Campaign

Tidal Digital & Muscat Livestock – A Cut Above the Rest

 

BEST LOW BUDGET CAMPAIGN

Arcs & Curves, Revelation PR & Sennheiser – MTW2 Launch Campaign

Chain Reaction & Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo – Search Campaign

Chain Reaction & Mlabbas – Thriving a Local Business During COVID-19

SEO Sherpa – Gulf Eye Center SEO Campaign

SEO Sherpa – Teckzu SEO Campaign

Stand Out Digital & RB&HH Specialist Care – MENA launch campaign

Universal Media Seven UM MENAT & Johnson&Johnson – Clean & Clear

BEST INTEGRATED CAMPAIGN

Home of Performance & Gymnation – Transforming High Bmi To Low Cpl

Jellyfish & ASQ -Multi-channel success with the simple use of data and innovative techniques

MOST INNOVATIVE CAMPAIGN

Tidal Digital & Chaps and Co – Barbershop Brilliance

Universal Media Seven UM MENAT & Johnson&Johnson – Neutrogena – Scaling personalization via High Value Audiences on Search

  

BEST ARABIC SEO CAMPAIGN

Chain Reaction & Zid – Growing the Ecommerce ecosystem in Saudi Arabia

WebQuest – Joi Gifts SEO Campaign

BEST PPC CAMPAIGN

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Artefact & Ooredoo – How we used GA360 beta funnels to change users buying habits

Chain Reaction & Mlabbas – Thriving a Local Business During COVID-19

Initiative – Project Jamnagar: Refining the Moments That Matter for Etisalat Customers

Jellyfish & ASQ – The smart use of technology, data and excellent paid search management

Universal Media Seven UM MENAT & Johnson&Johnson – Neutrogena – Scaling personalization via High Value Audiences on Search

BEST SEO CAMPAIGN

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Artefact & Dubai Tourism – How Dubai Tourism has won the battle of Zero Clicks

Chain Reaction & ADCB – SEO is the Currency that Brings in more Business

Home of Performance & Gymnation – Keeping The Uae  And Serp In Shape

SEO Sherpa – Yellow Branding SEO Campaign

WebQuest & Joi Gifts – English & Arabic eCommerce Campaign

 

BEST USE OF CONTENT MARKETING IN ARABIC

There is no shortlist for this category, the winner will be announced during the virtual ceremony on December 9.

BEST USE OF CONTENT MARKETING

Chain Reaction & ADCB – SEO is the Currency that Brings in more Business

Tidal Digital & Chaps and Co – Barbershop Brilliance

 

BEST USE OF SOCIAL MEDIA

All Response Media – Virgin Mobile UAE: Sim to Home Campaign

Artefact & Laguna Waterpark – Safety First

Chain Reaction & Dubai Opera – From Home to Stage

 

BEST USE OF DATA 

Artefact & Ooredoo – How we used GA360 beta funnels to change users buying habits

Chain Reaction & LG UAE – Unleashing The Real Power Of Data

Initiative – Project Jamnagar: Refining the Moments That Matter for Etisalat Customers

BEST PERFORMANCE CAMPAIGN

All Response Media – Virgin Mobile UAE: Sim Home Delivery Campaign

Boosmart & Penti – Yellow Friday Campaign

Chain Reaction & Al Nisr Al Arabi Insurance – Delivering Leads Generation into Another Level

Home of Performance & Gymnation – Increasing The Quality Score  And Heart Rate

Initiative – Project Jamnagar: Refining the Moments That Matter for Etisalat Customers

BEST VIRAL CAMPAIGN

There is no shortlist for this category, the winner will be announced during the virtual ceremony on December 9.

BEST SOFTWARE INNOVATION

DeepCrawl Automator – SEO QA

OnCrawl – Technical & Data SEO Platform

BEST SEO SOFTWARE SUITE

DeepCrawl Platform

OnCrawl – Technical & Data SEO Platform

 

BEST SEARCH SOFTWARE TOOL

Artefact Data SEO Solution – Increase the efficiency of SEO by integrating data science

OnCrawl – Technical & Data SEO Platform

 

BEST LARGE PPC AGENCY

Boosmart Marketing Intelligence Agency

ForwardPMX

BEST LARGE SEO AGENCY

Chain Reaction

SEO Sherpa

BEST LARGE INTEGRATED SEARCH AGENCY

Chain Reaction

ForwardPMX