10th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

Entries for the Shorty Awards are open now! Official categories listed below.
The early entry deadline is November 30, 2017

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.

From the 9th Annual Shorty Awards


About Lirik

Amassing 10-40K+ viewers per stream with over 1.5M total followers, @LIRIK (the gamer with the famous “potato aim” emote) is the leading broadcaster on Twitch. Streaming six days a week, six hours each day, LIRIK broadcasts live gameplays from World of Warcraft and DayZ to Stardew Valley, utilizing only his beloved (and very animated) spoken commentary rather than self-overlayed video. Highly active in the Twitch, Steam, social media, and gaming communities, LIRIK hosts a weekly “Subscriber Sunday” fan vote for upcoming @LIRIK gameplays, uses YouTube channel DatGuyLirik to showcase Twitch live plays and highlights, and even helped fulfill fan @Spike8241’s Make-A-Wish dream of meeting favorite Twitch streamers at #TwitchCon 2016.

Lirik's best work on social

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,, and the rest of the social web.

The Shorty Social Good Awards will be held NOVEMBER, 15 2017 in NYC.