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Webby Awards: Steve Jobs gets honored, full list of winners

"Game of Thrones" star Nikolaj Coster-Waldau poses at the 16th Annual Webby Awards at the Hammerstein Ballroom, Monday, May 21, 2012 in New York. CBS/Edecio Martinez

(CBS News) The 16th annual Webby Awards was held Monday night in New York.

New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg was honored with a Webby Award for Lifetime Achievement for his work with the Bloomberg media corporation.

The award was presented by Tumblr founder and chief executive officer David Karp, who reminded the audience that if it wasn't for Bloomberg's contribution to financial technology, we wouldn't have found out the cost of Facebook stock shares until Monday. Karp was referring to the social network's high-profile initial public offering (IPO) last Friday.

"Make it here, then everywhere," Bloomberg said during his acceptance speech. Recipients of a Webby Award were asked to limit their speeches to five words. 

"We just want to thank..." actress Juliette Lewis and actor Graydon Sheppard said when accepting their award for Best Actresses in the viral video "Sh*t Girls Say." Comedian Louis C.K.,  who was honored with Webby Person of the Year award, had the crowd laughing with his witty acceptance: "When I die, bye bye." 

"I think other award shows should accept this idea of five-word acceptance speeches," Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, who plays Jamie Lannister in the HBO series Game of Thrones, told CBS News.

Mobile photo-sharing app Instagram, which was recently purchased for $1 billion by Facebook, was awarded with Webby Breakout of the Year. The award for Meme of the Year was awarded to Nyan Cat, who edged out the popular Tumblr blog "Texts from Hillary."

One of the night's highlights was a video tribute to the late Steve Jobs, co-founder of Apple. Presidents Barack Obama and Bill Clinton, as well as Vice President Al Gore praised the tech luminary, thanking Jobs for his contributions to technology.

The ceremony was held at the Hammerstein Ballroom and was hosted by comedian Patton Oswald.

Here's a list of 16th annual Webby Award website winners. For the full list of winners visit

Activism: Counterspill

Art: PhotoSeed

Associations: Downtown Seattle Association Website 

Automotive: The 21stCentury Beetle - Rock 'n' Scroll 

Banking/Bill Paying: Manilla 

Beauty and Cosmetics: YSL Experience 

Best Home/Welcome Page: Visit Norway 360 

Best Navigation/Structure: The 21stCentury Beetle - Rock 'n' Scroll

Best Practices: Dropbox

Best use of Animation or Motion Graphics: Draw A Stickman

Best use of Photography: God's Lake Narrows 

Best user of Video or Moving Image: Asos Urban Tour 

Best Visual Design: Aesthetics Hellohikimori 

Best Visual Design: Function The 21stCentury Beetle - Rock 'n' Scroll

Best Writing: Editorial -

Blog: Business - Mashable

Blog: Cultural - The 99%

Blog: Political - FiveThirtyEight

Celebrity/Fan: MTV O Music Awards

Charitable Organizations/Non-profit: The Pine Ridge Story

Community: I Had Cancer

Consumer Electronics: Urbanears

Corporate Communications: Google Music

Corporate Social Responsibility: Ben & Jerry's Fair Tweets

Cultural Institutions: United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

Education: Khan Academy

Employment: Glassdoor - an inside look at jobs and companies


Family/Parenting: BabyCenter - Best Parenting Website

Fashion: SHOWstudio

Financial Services:

Food and Beverage: Foodily

Games: androp "Bell" music video game

Games-Related: Game Trailers

Government: NASA Web Site

Green: Counterspill

Guide/Ratings/Reviews: 9/11 Memorial Guide

Health: Medify, Inc.

Humor: The Onion

Insurance: Allstate Teen Driver

IT Software/Hardware: frameratefest

Law: CitizenshipWorks


Magazine: Wired

Movie and Film: Indiewire website

Music: Pitchfork

Netart: Bla Bla

News: The Daily Beast

People's Choice for Special Achievement for Social Change: Facebook

Personal Blog/Website: Clouds 365 Project

Pharmaceuticals: Ask A Patient


Professional Services: SoundCircus


Real Estate: PadMapper

Religion and Spirituality: Fervr

Restaurant: Beast and the Hare Restaurant Website

Retail: ASOS

School/University: Chicago Portfolio School

Science: Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering

Self-Promotion/Portfolio: The Work of Robert Jaso

Social Media: Pinterest


Telecommunications: Huawei Mobiles

Television: HBO Connect

Tourism: NYC The Official Guide


Web Services & Applications: Dropbox

Weird: I Found Money Today

Youth: Sesame Street Muppets