The nominees for YouTuber of the Year are the best of the best—the biggest of the big. Some pull you into worlds of their own creation, while others explore the world around them and take you along for the ride. What they all have in common is the ability to inspire millions of people with each video they post, reaching more and more fans every day.
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, Vine and the rest of the social web.
The 9th Annual Shorty Awards were held April 23, 2017 in NYC and streamed to the public.