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10th Annual Shorty Awards Categories


See below for official categories.

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.

Rebecca Traister

Finalist in Literature

About Rebecca Traister

Few writers have been as notable as Rebecca Traister over the last 12 months. As a writer-at-large for both New York magazine and its web imprint The Cut, Rebecca lends ink to various hot-button issues, focusing on “women in politics, media, and entertainment with a feminist perspective.” In a year like 2017, she’s had her work cut out for her. From Donald Trump to Harvey Weinstein, the more scandals there are, the more people want to hear Rebecca’s take on them—earning her a Twitter following of 90K+ people who turn to her incisive posts to understand and contextualize today’s nonstop news cycle.

Rebecca Traister's best work on social

https://twitter.com/rtraister/status/927507413061853184 https://twitter.com/rtraister/status/928069583206002688 https://twitter.com/rtraister/status/932742954816548864

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 powered by directv now were held april 15th, 2018