The Dreamiest Awards 2017

It's time once again for DreamHost's Dreamiest Websites of the Year awards!

Last year we amassed a veritable cornucopia of sumptuous sites all vying for top honors. A feast for the eyes and the... yeaahhh, okay, just the eyes really. But what a spread!

While we love almost every site we host, some are truly exceptional and deserve to be publicly saluted on the internet by your favorite web host! As if that weren’t enough, winners will also receive a cash prize, limited edition DreamHost swag, AND a fancy website badge you can use to show off!

Want to get in on this action? Check out the rules below and tell us all about it on Twitter—use #TheDreamies17 and don’t forget to include your site’s URL along with the category!

How to Enter

Rules (Ughhh, we know, right?)

  • You must be a DreamHost customer for your website to be considered
  • If you host only one website at DreamHost, you can submit that site to as many categories as you like.
  • If you host multiple websites at DreamHost, you can submit any of the sites you host to any of these categories. However, you cannot submit the same site to more than one category. For example:
    You: Submits same site in every category LOL!!!!!!!
    Us: No.
  • One winner per category will be chosen.
  • Submissions will be received via Twitter only. Must use #TheDreamies17 to qualify.
  • U.S. residents only

How to Win

You Pick the Dreamiest!

Because we’re known to "give everyone a voice," we’re gonna let YOU decide which sites are The Dreamiest once the submission period is over. Keep an eye out for voting instructions!

The deadline to submit your sites is November 26, 2017 at 11:59p.m. PT.

We look forward to seeing your submissions. You should be going ape with your tweets like, RIGHT NOW!

Follow @dreamhost on Twitter for updates!

Need inspiration?

Check out last year's finalists and winners!

See Last Year's Contest

DreamHost's Dreamiest Websites of the Year 2017 - Official Rules

No purchase necessary to enter or win. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. Contest will run from November 13, 2017 to December 11, 2017 at 11:59pm PT. You must be a DreamHost customer and a U.S. resident (18 years or older) with a hosting plan to be considered for this contest. Up to 5 gift cards will be offered to the winners in the amount of $500 each. Winners will be responsible for any taxes or financial implications. Participants must enter the contest by submitting links of their website(s) to DreamHost's Twitter handle (@DreamHost) with the #TheDreamies17 hashtag. The finalists for each category will be selected by DreamHost staff, and winners will be selected via a survey that will be provided to the public. Winners will be notified on December 15 by email, DreamHost blog announcement, and social media. DreamHost assumes no liability for any incorrect or inaccurate entries, faulty data transmissions, or unauthorized access or alteration of entries at any time, and reserves the right to modify or terminate the contest at any time without notice. By entering the contest, you grant DreamHost permission to share and promote the URL, screenshots, and images of your website on the website and other promotion or marketing materials. Please contact DreamHost at or @DreamHost on Twitter if you have any questions or issues with these terms before participating.