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.

Margaret Zhang

Finalist in Fashion

About Margaret Zhang

Photographer, model, and writer Margaret Zhang rocketed to international fame through acclaimed fashion blog Quickly amassing hundreds of thousands of subscribers and industry accolades, Margaret captures all things beautiful, with stunning photo spreads earning her collaborations with Clinique and Louis Vuitton, a spot in the #BoF500 global fashion innovator index, and Elle’s “Best Digital Influencer of The Year” in 2015. Her recent book release, In The Youth of our Fury: A Volume of Photo Essays, addresses shifting social landscapes set to iconic Australian backdrops, while Margaret continues her own social media journeys, enlightening @margaret_zhang fans with dynamic photography and time-lapse evolutions.

Margaret Zhang'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,, 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.