Back for the 5th year the Joomla! Open Source Creative and Artistic Recognition Awards (J.O.S.C.A.R.S.) are a highlight event of J and Beyond.
Nominations were open to the entire Joomla! Community and from those nominations an International Jury created this shortlist.
From this shortlist all the attendees at J and Beyond voted and the winners were announced on the 30th May. In addition to the usual categories there are two additional awards "Joomla! Innovation of the year" and "Outstanding personal achievement" which were decided by the International Jury.
Cost-free extensions or tools, excluding templates
Paid extensions or tools, excluding templates
Free or commercial template frameworks or boiler-plates
Joomla-specific services such as hosting, training, support, contracting, etc...
Web sites built for the corporate sector
Web sites built for the non-corporate sector such as NGOs, non-profits and Government
Web sites built for online storefront
Web sites built for the mobile web
Recognising core code contributions
Participation in Joomla chat rooms, blogs and on social media channels
Finding and/or fixing bugs on the tracker
Joomla! documentation team