Cybersocket Web Awards are internationally recognized awards for LGBT websites associated with the adult entertainment industry. Awards include the most notable adult entertainment personality, porn star and gay adult film. Winners are chosen using online voting by members of the public. The annual awards recognize websites for both "Surfer Choice" categories and "Industry Choice" categories. Past winners range from on-line billing companies to pornography blogs. The awards were established in 2000. [1 ]
Cybersocket was established in 1997 to publish a printed annual LGBT internet directory (the Cybersocket Directory).
[2 ] [3 ] The two founders, Morgan Sommer and Tim Lutz, were awarded the [4 ] AVN Awards Hall of Fame in 2010. [5 ] [6 ]
2010 Winners [ edit ]
The following organizations won awards at the awards show on 8 February 2010.
Mobile Site - Grindr.com
Massage Site - MassageM4M.com
Porn Blog - QueerClick.com
Novelty Site - Fleshjack.com
Amateur Video Site - CockyBoys.com
Amateur Webcam Site - BrentEverett.com
Asian-Theme Site - JapanBoyz.com
Black-Theme Site - ThugSeduction.com
Escort Site - Rentboy.com
European-Theme Site - BelAmiOnline.com
Best Live Cam Site - Flirt4Free.com
Fetish Site - MenAtPlay.com
Free Site - MenOnTheNet.com
Hookup Site - Manhunt.net
Latin Theme Site - BangBangBoys.com
Mega Site - Badpuppy.com
New Site - Homoactive.tv
Original Content - RandyBlue.com
Original Theme Site - Tie: StraightBoysFucking.com and BareAdventures.com
Best Personality - Wolf Hudson
Best Porn Star - Reese Rideout
Video Company - HotHouse.com
VOD Site - NakedSword.com
Voyeur Site - CocoDorm.com
Movie of the Year - “Men of Israel” ( Lucas Entertainment)
Webmaster Community - XBIZ.net
Affiliate Program - BuddyProfits.com
Video Company - C1R.com ( Channel 1 Releasing)
Billing Company - CCBill.com
Hosting Company - WebAir.com
Business Person of the Year - Miranda Leaver, co-founder, Solstice Group Inc. and Men4RentNow.com.
Industry Magazine - XBIZ World
Live Cam - GayImLive.com
Content Provider - PrideContent.com
White Label - Maleflixxx.tv
Company of the Year - Epoch.com
Free Speech Coalition Award of Excellence
References [ edit ]
^ a b c d e f g h i j k l "CyberSocketWebAwards". CyberSocketWebAwards . Retrieved 2010-03-08.
^ Skallerud, Matthew, , Hyperion Interactive Media, p. 52, Gay Market Guide ISBN 978-0-9748957-3-4
^ , Gaynet Directory, 1998, Cybersocket, the gay net directory ISBN 978-0-9661561-1-9
^ XBIZ (26 April 2006). "A Look at Cybersocket". XBIZ.com . Retrieved 2010-03-08.
^ "VOD-Awards, AVN-Awards und Tranny-Awards" (in German). GAN. 28 January 2010 . Retrieved 2010-03-08.
^ "2010 AVN Award Winners Announced" (in English). AVN. 13 January 2010 . Retrieved 2012-10-15.
^ Pardon, Rhett (9 February 2010). "Cybersocket Web Awards Announced; XBIZ Wins 2". XBIZ.com . Retrieved 2010-03-08.
External links [ edit ]
Halls of Fame
Adam Film World Awards (U.S.A., industry)
AFAA Eroticas (U.S.A., industry)
AV GrandPrix (Japan, industry)
CAFA Award (U.S.A., critics)
Eroticline Awards (Germany, industry)
F.A.M.E. Award (U.S.A., audience)
FOXE Award (U.S.A., audience)
GayVN Awards (U.S.A., industry)
Hot d'Or (France, industry)
Hustler Erotic Movie Awards (U.S.A., industry)
Urban X Award (U.S.A., audience)
UKAFTA Awards (U.K., industry)