Winner

The Marshall Project

Bill Keller, Editor in Chief
themarshallproject.org
The Marshall Project presents delicate yet in-depth reporting on mass incarceration by humanizing the stories of the imprisoned and the families who mark time with them.
For its innovative approach to the coverage of the criminal-justice system, The Marshall Project is granted the National Magazine Award for Website, News and Opinion. The Marshall Project also won an Ellie for General Excellence in 2017.

National Geographic

Susan Goldberg, Editor in Chief
nationalgeographic.com/magazine
With indelible imagery and innovative use of design and technology, National Geographic delivers emotional bite with the precision of a leopard seal on the hunt.

The New Yorker

David Remnick, Editor
newyorker.com
The New Yorker’s website offers groundbreaking, impactful journalism on the biggest stories of our time, clearly expressed and carefully presented.

Pitchfork

Puja Patel, Editor in Chief
pitchfork.com
The graphics are vibrant and the voice by turns serious, irreverent and hilarious—Pitchfork gives its audience every reason to love reading about music.

Topic

Anna Holmes, Editorial Director
Reyhan Harmanci, Executive Editor
topic.com
Topic provides freewheeling views of the human experience with excellent writing, crisp design, exceptional use of multimedia and a seamless mobile experience.