Lacey Is Jumping for Joy!

Why? Because Smiles Wins 2019 Gold dotCOMM Award for Single Blog Post

Lacey, of Smiles All Around! fame, loves winning awards. Even more so for single blog posts that she inspires. As a result, this award is sure to please.

The 2019 Gold dotCOMM Award for single blog post, above all, honors excellence in web creativity and digital communication. The competition is unique because it reflects the role creatives play in marketing web products and services.

Lacey’s award is in the category of Content Marketing / Single Blog Post. Read her award-winning blog.“Dear Diary, What Should I Be for Halloween?” at

The Origin of Lacey’s 2019 Gold dotCOMM Award for Single Blog Post

Here’s how Lacey, of her Let’s Play! with Lacey Smiles blog, begins her award-winning entry.

It’s October 1st. As Lacey writes in her diary, she decides to turn her thoughts to the upcoming Halloween holiday. But, what to write?

Just as Lacey has run out of ideas, she receives an invitation to her first Halloween party. She is excited about attending. But, she does not know what to wear. “I know! I’ll write about how I decide what costume to wear!” Lacey says excitedly. “I know it will make a great story!”

Lacey’s diary entry chronicles her journey as she seeks advice from her friends about what to wear. In addition, it showcases her thoughts about their suggestions. Her diary entry concludes with her decision. A decision that reflects who she is and what is important to her.

Read the entire story of Lacey’s journey in her book, What Will Lacey Be for Halloween? Find out more at

Lacey Adds to the Smiles Award Shelf with the 2019 Gold dotCOMM Award for Single Blog Post

Smiles wins 2019 Gold dotCOMM Award for single blog post, “What Will Lacy Be for Halloween?

This is the fifth major award Lacey has won for her Smiles All Around! blog. As a result, this win definitely guarantees Lacey with bragging rights. Miles—of Smiles Frequent Flyer Miles blog fame–also is an award-winning blogger. [Read his award-winning blog at] According to Miles, Lacey should not rest on her laurels. “There are more stories to tell and more ideas to share!” Miles advises.

Check back often for new blogs from Lacey and Miles. Or sign up for the Smiles Newsletter (see the sign-up link in the footer of the Smiles Home page that alerts you to new Smiles postings.

 About the dotCOMM Awards

The dotCOMM Awards is an international competition. It honors excellence in web creativity and digital communication ( dotCOMM Awards’ categories represent web elements. The categories include interactivity, content, design, social media, video, apps, and blogs. These categories are important components of digital public relations, marketing, and advertising campaigns. The reason is that they generate branding, customer engagement, and, ultimately, sales.

dotCOMM entries come from a variety of sources. Examples include corporate communication departments, public relations firms, advertising agencies, and freelancers. Entrants include designers, developers, content producers, digital artists, video professionals, and creative directors. The Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals administers the dotCOMM Awards.