Editor & Publisher and Mediaweek presented their 14th consecutive EPpy Awards today in at the Interactive Newspaper Conference and Trade Show in New Orleans, honoring “the best Web sites in the media world.”
The beleaguered Boston Globe, The Las Vegas Sun, CNN and ESPN all took home two awards each. The Globe, which was a finalist for five awards, was awarded Best Sports Blog, for sportswriter Tony Massarotti‘s blog “Mazz,” and two Boston.com sites, Boston.com/ThingsToDo and and Boston.com/ae (Arts & Entertainment) tied for Best Entertainment Web site (with more than one million unique monthly visitors).
The Sun won in the Best Newspaper-Affiliated Web site with fewer than one million unique monthly visitors and Best Web Special Feature — News or Event with fewer than one million unique monthly visitors categories.
But the big prize for Best Newspaper-Affiliated Web site with more than one million unique monthly visitors went to The Wall Street Journal‘s site, WSJ.com. And another New York-based pub, Entertainment Weekly, nabbed the award for Best National Magazine-Affiliated Web site.
A full list of winners after the jump