10 people whose work has rocked the web design industry

We created the category of Outstanding Contribution in the net Awards 2014 to honour those people who have contributed a fantastic body of work to the industry that has changed the way web designers do their jobs. And here are the 10 nominees.

Everyone you see here has built useful tools, written books and articles, and inspired thousands of people by speaking at conferences. Every one of them is deserving of special recognition, but there's only one award! Read on and help us to decide who should get it.

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