9th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

All finalists have been announced, stay tuned for more updates about the 9th Annual Shorty Awards on April 23, 2017

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.

House & Home

Homes can reveal a lot about people—their tastes, interests, history, and so much more. The act of creating a home is so rich, from finding the right location, to building the walls, to decorating and making it your own. These nominees devote their lives to this art, teaching their followers how to live in the ideal space.


Design Milk
Serving fans up with a daily dose of vitamin DM, online magazine Design Milk fortifies the internet with #DMcreativespaces in the realms of art, architecture, interior design, fashion, and technology. ...
Drew & Jonathan Scott - Property Brothers
Television personalities and twins Jonathan and Drew Scott are home-renovating renaissance men. The People Magazine “Sexiest Men Alive” and Billboard Hot Country chart hit-makers are best known for the...
Fredrik Eklund
Top NYC luxury broker, New York Times best-selling author of The Sell, and star of the Bravo reality show Million Dollar Listing New York, Fredrik Eklund has gathered a global online audience eager for...
Mr. Kate
“Because why not?”—LA-based blogger and designer Kate Albrecht, aka Mr. Kate, wants you to live an inspired lifestyle and think outside the box. Author of A Hot Glue Gun Mess: Funny Stories, Pretty DIY...
The House that Lars Built
Provo, Utah-based designer, illustrator, stylist, and craft-maker Brittany Jepsen is a “lover of all things bright and beautiful.” Her whimsical and colorful lifestyle blog TheHouseThatLarsBuilt.com in...
The Jungalow
Named One of Coastal Living’s “Hottest Designers to Follow in 2016,” Justina Blakeney is the founder of award-winning home decor and lifestyle blog TheJungalow.com, with over 1.5 million social media s...


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, Vine and the rest of the social web.

The 9th Annual Shorty Awards will be held April 23, 2017 in NYC and streamed to the public.