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.

Markiplier

Nominated in Gaming

About Markiplier

One of the the world’s top influencers of “teens, tweens and young adults ahead of Taylor Swift,” Mark Fischbach, aka Markiplier, specializes in Let’s Play gameplay commentary videos, sketch comedies, “Impossible Challenges,” and spin-off parodies. With 16M+ YouTube subscribers, and listed in Variety’s 2016 “Top Digital Stars,” Mark maintains his spirited fan interactivity, featuring vlogs, fan comment readings, and personal confessions, including 2015 video announcement about his decision to abstain from alcohol and discontinue Drunk Minecraft. In conjunction with Red Giant Entertainment, Mark is starring in his first comic book series MARKIPLIER, released in 2016 and included in a #Zwagbox four-issue set.

Markiplier's best work on social

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MujRLvZ61jE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jItnCGRsMjw https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GlZtlTon7_I https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BQw3v31s-Y8 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iKqX-P2gX7U

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.