9th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

Voting & Entries for Influencers, Brands and Organizations are now closed! Stay tuned for finalist announcements.

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.

Colleen Ballinger

Nominated in YouTuber of the Year

About Colleen Ballinger

The PsychoSoprano behind YouTube’s satirical singing sensation Miranda Sings, Colleen Ballinger launched to celebrity smearing both lyrics and lipstick. With iconically bizarre, comedic sketches that parody inept, fame-seeking YouTubers, Miranda Sings has amassed 7M+ YouTube subscribers with 1B+ channel views. Colleen’s coordinating vlog channel PsychoSoprano (which also boasts nearly 5M subscribers) features comedic life sketches, songs, and YouTuber collabs, additionally serving as a platform for fan outreach. Inspiring a Netflix series, Colleen plays her star character Miranda in @HatersBackOff, renewed for a second season in 2017.

Colleen Ballinger's best work on social

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IPeIzrCa3lQ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ITQyepiyxh0 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c-xr_E1wpFM https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iZK0cpSTSno

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 in April 2017 in NYC and streamed to the public.