Title Webbie Awards 2021

The Title Webbie Awards program recognizes ALTA-member companies that have created or redesigned the best title industry consumer-facing website within the past year. Websites are some of the first ways companies interact with new clients. A great website gives companies equal opportunity to communicate their values and level of customer service to new customers.

ALL NOMINATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED BY 5:00 PM ET AUGUST 20, 2021

(all websites and campaigns must be  public after August 21, 2020)

Two Website Awards

Best Website-Title Agency

Criteria for inclusion:

  • company must be an ALTA-member in good standing,
  • new site must be less than 1-year old,
  • include a consumer webpage explaining title insurance,
  • screenshots of your old website for comparison,
    You can use The Wayback Machine to find your old website (here's ALTA circa 2004),
  • short description of what makes your website unique,
  • maximum nominations from a company is 3 websites,
  • *large companies with multiple website:
    Please nominate the parent company and submit subsidiary websites for review (award will go to parent company).

  • websites are judged on mobile friendliness, overall user experience, social-media integration, image/video use, content quality.

Nominate a Title Agency Website

Best Website-Underwriter Company

Criteria for inclusion:

  • company must be an ALTA-member in good standing,
  • new site must be less than 1-year old,
  • include a consumer webpage explaining title insurance,
  • screenshots of your old website for comparison,
    You can use The Wayback Machine to find your old website (here's ALTA circa 2004),
  • short description of what makes your website unique,
  • maximum nominations from a company is 3 websites,
  • *large companies with multiple website:
    Please nominate the parent company and submit subsidiary websites for review (award will go to parent company).

  • websites are judged on mobile friendliness, overall user experience, social-media integration, image/video use, content quality.

Nominate an Underwriter Company Website

Best Website-Title Agencies

A website homepage has the ability to say so much about a business and a brand. Title companies should give the best first impression possible of your company to any potential customers. This award will go to a new website that gives consumers the information they need about the real estate transaction in clear concise language while underscoring the company’s values for the consumer.

Nominate a Title Agency Website

2020 Winner
ATG Title
On its new website, ATG Title focuses on providing information to educate consumers. Six tabs in the homeowner section highlight the purpose and benefits of title insurance, a step-by-step breakdown of the closing process, ways to save on closing costs, resources for more information on buying a home, information on ALTA Best Practices and standards and a real estate glossary.
2019 Winner
Commerce Title
Commerce Title’s homepage gives consumers the impression that their closing is going to be a smooth celebration. The website’s language reassures consumers that Commerce Title has their closing under control. The website also provides consumers with easy access to title insurance data as well as contact information for every single person in the office.
2018 Winner
Florida Title Insurance Co. (FTIC)
FTIC took an intentional approach to making a mundane product, such as title insurance, fun. The homepage is interactive: The cursor causes the main water photo to “ripple” as you navigate the page. The links, including “Title Insurance for Dummies,” “Who Pays for What,” “70+ Ways to Lose Your Property,” and “Mission Kreplach,” details the company’s values, provide useful consumer information in an entertaining way.

Best Website-Underwriters

In the past, the title insurance industry has focused on selling their services to professional partners, but now consumers are increasingly choosing who they work with throughout the entirety of the real estate transaction. This award highlights a new site created by an underwriter company that showcases the company’s values, their services and provides consumer information and resources to help educate the consumer about title insurance.

Nominate an Underwriter Company Website

2020 Winner
FNF Family of Companies
FNF’s Digital Closing Hub helps educate homeowners who are learning about digital closings and need to understand what to expect during a real estate transaction. The site is easy to navigate, mobile-friendly and a safe space for consumers to learn more about digital real estate closing options.
2019 Winner
Old Republic Title Insurance Company
Old Republic’s homepage establishes a strong message: “We serve our policyholders with strength, stability and more than a century of experience.” The homeowner section is easy to find and packed with useful information that is broken up into palatable bites.
2018 Winner
Westcor
As the first point of contact many people will have with Westcor, they wanted the website to reflect both company culture and their Number One asset that makes Westcor: their employees. They greatly simplified the design of the site, added new features that make browsing, “contact us” and getting more info on becoming an agent much easier.