10th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

Entries for the Shorty Awards are open now! Official categories listed below.
The late entry deadline is February 22, 2018

Brands & Organizations

The Shorty Awards honor the talented agencies, brands, and industry leaders behind the best and most innovative work on social media channels, campaigns, websites and applications.

Best use of Facebook Video

This category honors the most creative and effective incorporation of video content on Facebook by a brand, organization or agency. This award will recognize social media campaigns that incorporate video on Facebook or videos included in a brand's overall presence on Facebook.

See previous winners and honorees here.
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"Howler Soccer Ball Phone"
In June 2017, Kovert Creative announced an equity partnership with Howler Media, a multimedia platform known for its unique point of view and highly-visual, glossy print magazine that covers global soc...
#LiveMore #ShareMore
The overall objective of the #LiveMore #ShareMore campaign was to make Western Union more appealing to a millennial target audience, by driving brand reappraisal through celebrating shared values su...
A tempestuous island of 1,000 shipwrecks
Between 500 and 1,000 shipwrecks were recorded through the years around the Magdalen Islands, a small archipelago in the middle of the Gulf of St Lawrence. The descendants of the shipwrecks' survivors ...
Binging with Eggs
The American Egg Board's consumer-facing Facebook page, the Incredible Egg, hosts its own egg recipes to encourage consumers to try eating and cooking with eggs in a number of ways. While eggs are noto...
COMBOnation - Wendy's T-Rex Burger
The goal of "COMBOnation" is to entertain viewers while uncovering the hidden world of secret menu items. Every day, millions of Americans eat fast food, but only a small percentage of them realize tha...
Cultural Capital
Cultural Capital (Nasdaq's first original series) launched in an effort to highlight office culture at the word's most innovative companies. Our host Susie Castillo introduces you to the leaders of tom...
Little Casanova
The campaign aimed to raise mass awareness of the digital identification app; Yoti, (the easiest and most secure way of proving your identity online) and its ability to combat identity fraud. The objec...
RecordTV on Facebook
As one of the major Brazilian TV broadcasters, we're naturally one of the biggest video producers in the country as well. Therefore, we were already publishing a ton of videos on the platform. But one ...
The Pool Party
In 2017, drownings reached record highs across Canada. Despite numerous newscasts and reports with warnings and advice, the toll kept climbing. The Canadian Red Cross faced a challenge shared by brands...

About the Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media.

Millions of people participate in The Shortys to recognize individuals and organizations producing great content on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, Snapchat, Instagram, YouNow, Musical.ly, and the rest of the social web.

The 10th annual shorty awards will be held april 15th, 2018 in new york city

final Deadline for Brands & Organizations

02 . 22 . 18