files & uploading

Uploading your Creative:
To avoid entry problems, please review the file format, size requirements, and upload instructions listed below.

Acceptable file types and sizes allowed within the competition are the following:

  • Links and URL’s (links should remain active through November, 2016
  • Graphic: PDF, GIF, JPEG/JPG 5MB max
  • Video: MPEG/MPG, WMV, MOV 25MB max
  • Audio: AVI, WMG, WAV, MP3, AIFF 5MB max

Minimum creative file requirements for all categories is one (1) upload or link. Maximum creative file requirements for single entry categories are limited to 2 files uploads and/or 3 links. Series and Campaign categories are limited to 8 uploads and 3 links.

Uploading Files

Within the entry site files can be uploaded from the Uploads and URL tab.

Entrants should test all files prior to uploading. The files you upload will be used for judging.

Click “BROWSE” to locate the file in your file system. Verify the file path that appears is correct and click “UPLOAD FILE.”

Successfully uploaded files will appear as a thumbnail or be represented by an icon image of the file type.

Select the plus sign to add additional files. Click the Save button when finished uploading your creative.

You may delete files and replace them at any point prior to submitting your entries for judging.

What types of files can I upload?
For Printed Materials:
pdf , jpeg, gif

Files should not exceed 5 MB each

For Web Images:
Accepted file formats: .gif, .jpg, or a link to the actual entry is acceptable.
Images files should not exceed 5 MB each
Images should be web quality

For Audio:
Accepted audio file formats: avi, wmg, wav, mp3
Audio files should not exceed 5 MB


For Film/Video/Multimedia*:
Accepted file formats: .mpeg, .mpg, wmv
Recommended pixel size: 320 pixel x 240 pixel
Files should not exceed 25MB