Online Journalism Awards for 2010

Major US news organisations dominated the Online Journalism Awards.

MSNBC.com took the award for General Excellence in Online Journalism, while CNN.com’s Haiti Earthquake coverage won for breaking news.

NPR was recognised for its innovative approach, taking the Gannett Foundation Award for Technical Innovation in the Service of Digital Journalism for its API and for Outstanding Use of Emerging Platforms for its mobile applications.

Here’s the full list of winners recognised at the Online News Association annual conference in Washington, DC.

– Breaking News, Large Site: CNN.com: Haiti Earthquake

– Breaking News, Small Site: The Tennessean: Nashville Flood

– Community Collaboration: West Seattle Blog: West Seattle’s only 24/7 news source

– Multimedia Feature Presentation, Large Site: The New York Times: Held by the Taliban

– Multimedia Feature Presentation, Medium Site: The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library & Museum, Domani Studios, The Martin Agency, AOL, AOL News, AOL SHOUTcast: We Choose the Moon

– Multimedia Feature Presentation, Small Site: National Film Board of Canada: This Land

– Multimedia Feature Presentation, Student: UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism: A Seed is Forever

– Gannett Foundation Award for Innovative Investigative Journalism, Small Site: ProPublica, the New Orleans Times-Picayune and Frontline: Law and Disorder

– Gannett Foundation Award for Innovative Investigative Journalism, Large Site: The New York Times: Toxic Waters

– Online Commentary/Blogging, Medium Site: Salon.com: Glenn Greenwald

– Online Commentary/Blogging, Large Site: ESPN.com: Howard Bryant

– Online Commentary/Blogging, Small Site: Caring.com: Dad Has Dementia

– Online Video Journalism, Large Site: The Toronto Star: William and the Windmill

– Online Video Journalism, Medium Site: The Las Vegas Sun and the Greenspun Media Group: Bottoming Out

– Online Video Journalism, Small Site: Yale Environment 360: Leveling Appalachia: The Legacy of Mountaintop Removal Mining

– Online Video Journalism, Student: Knight Center for International Media, School of Communication, University of Miami: My Story, My Goal

– Outstanding Use of Digital Technologies, Professional: The New York Times: Oil Spill Tracker
Online Topical Reporting/Blogging, Small Site: voiceofsandiego.org: Building a Community around Education Coverage

– Online Topical Reporting/Blogging, Medium Site: Mother Jones: Team Coverage of BP Oil Spill

– Online Topical Reporting/Blogging, Large Site: CNN.com: Technology

– Specialty Site Journalism, Affiliated: CHOW.com

– Specialty Site Journalism, Independent: theheart.org by WebMD

– Knight Award for Public Service: Sarasota Herald-Tribune: Flipping Fraud

– Gannett Foundation Award for Technical Innovation in the Service of Digital Journalism: NPR API

– Outstanding Use of Emerging Platforms: NPR.org Mobile Applications

– General Excellence in Online Journalism, Non-English, Large Site: OWNI

-General Excellence in Online Journalism, Non-English, Small Site: SA LA NACIÓN

– General Excellence in Online Journalism, Medium Site: The Las Vegas Sun and the Greenspun Media Group

– General Excellence in Online Journalism, Small Site: The Texas Tribune | texastribune.org

– General Excellence in Online Journalism, Micro Site: California Watch and the Center for Investigative Reporting

– General Excellence in Online Journalism, Large Site: msnbc.com