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.

The Diamond Minecart

Nominated in Gaming

About The Diamond Minecart

Gamer, Guinness World Records holder and 2015 #1 ranked YouTuber, Daniel Middleton (aka @DanTDM) has built his celebrity through custom Minecraft mods to a following of 13M+ YouTube subscribers. From TheDiamondMinecart Let’s Plays, including The Diamond Dimensions modpack, to daily reviews, real-life based “MoreTDM” vlogs, and fan-made content, Daniel has amassed a huge following among children, earning him multiple Kids’ Choice Awards. In 2016, Daniel released his debut graphic novel Trayaurus and the Enchanted Crystal, featuring characters from his YouTube shows, and he announced participation in Netflix’s exclusive series, Skylanders Academy, voicing the character “Cy,” also playable in the game Skylanders Imaginators.

The Diamond Minecart's best work on social

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d7MNU3nCP8I https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1e7q4F2uuoY https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LEWOP2N9P2E https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SfqLwbaGq_M https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bCZj_CYgvs8

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.