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.

Live From E!

Entered in Facebook Live


To expand E! News' offsite video platform by leveraging the best and newest technology available in social that continues to bring our viewers the great breaking news content and topical discussions they have always loved about the franchise.


One of the first professional studio-based productions created exclusively for Facebook Live, "Live From E!" is a fully interactive, live weekday show hosted by E! News talent that features an analysis of the biggest stories in entertainment and pop culture news from our state of the art studio. This fast-paced and high-energy series lets the audience drop in on the fun, topical conversations as they are happening. Viewers of "Live From E!" are invited to participate by submitting questions or comments, which are pulled directly from E! Online's Facebook page to be addressed on-air during the broadcast.

"Live From E!" airs weekdays @ 12:30pm ET/9:30am PT


Produced by

E! Entertainment

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,, 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.