Dezeen is the world's leading media brand in architecture and design. Updated daily, the website presents a carefully curated selection of the most exciting and inspirational designs from around the world. Dezeen was launched at the end of November 2006 and has grown rapidly ever since, attracting over three million unique visitors every month. Dezeen runs a vibrant architecture and design jobs board, www.dezeenjobs.com, a prestigious awards programme, www.dezeenawards.com, and a buzzing conference, www.dezeenday.com. It's in-house creative studio, www.dezeenstudio.com, creates high-quality video content for brands including Nike, MINI, Samsung and many more. Dezeen has won many prestigious awards, including the BSME's Business Web Editor of the Year in 2013, where judges praised Dezeen as "seductive" and offering a "satisfying user experience". We won the AOP's Digital Business Publisher of the Year in 2012, where we were described as "a smart entrepreneurial brand, with beautifully designed products - from websites to pop-up shops". Judges also noted our "strong evidence of experimentation, fast-growing revenue and audience". In 2014 we were highly commended in the AOP's Business Website of the Year category, with judges describing Dezeen as "stunningly beautiful" and praising our "excellent use of video, mobile and social media". In 2014 we were named Digital Service of the Year at the IBP Awards, where our journalism was described as "amazingly high quality".
Dezeen founder and editor-in-chief Marcus Fairs has been named Digital Editor of the Year by the British Society of Magazine Editors. Judges described Dezeen as "inspirational and aspirational, understanding and doing fresh, original web journalism". Read more: https://www.dezeen.com/2018/11/21/dezeen-marcus-fairs-digital-editor-year-bsme-awards/
Dezeen has won the award for Best Small Digital Publisher of the Year at the Association of Online Publishers' annual awards, with judges praising our "stand-out editorial focus" and our "change-inducing campaigns". The award was presented at a ceremony in London on Wednesday night, where Dezeen was also highly commended in the Best Online Media Brand: B2B category. AOP Digital Publishing Awards judges described Dezeen as "game-changers". "For a stand-out editorial focus and tech strategy, a clear understanding of audience, multiple examples of editorial and commercial successes and an excellently crafted entry that showed the publisher to be game-changers in this category," the AOP said. Judges singled out our Brexit Passport Design Competition and our survey of the gender balance at the world's 100 largest architecture firms as being particularly impressive.