Calling for nominations: WOT user awards 2009

The Web of Trust team announce a call for nominations for the 2009 WOT awards.

WOT top member awardThe WOT Top Member award goes to those members who have made a significant contribution to the progress and development of WOT. They serve the community by giving their time, knowledge and advice to help others stay safe when shopping, searching or browsing on the Web.

WOT scam buster awardThe WOT Scam Buster award goes to those members who have contributed in the battle for a safe Internet. They may have discovered and reported threats or scams that could do harm to others’ computers, personal data and wallets, or contributed to research against cybercrime.

WOT publicity awardThe WOT Publicity award goes to those members who have enthusiastically promoted WOT and safe surfing to other people. Any kind of activity could be eligible – writing on their own blog, forum, Q&A sites, social networking sites, how-to videos, through business or school contacts and or other innovative techniques.

How to nominate someone

We welcome nominations for WOT users who represent the best of WOT in 2009 – trustworthiness, reliability, confidence and team spirit. Award recipients will be selected by the WOT team. Awards will be given out by New Year’s Eve. An outstanding nominee in each area will be chosen and profiled in early 2010, along with a description of their accomplishments.

You may add your nomination below or by privately writing to me (click on my user picture to be taken to my board.)

  • Put the name of the person you are nominating in the subject line.You may nominate yourself, and you may nominate the same person for more than one award.
  • Please include a short explanation of the work the person has done and why you think it is especially important to WOT.
  • Please include a link to their work if applicable.
  • All nominations must be in by midnight Christmas Eve (December 24, 2009 12:00 PST.)
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