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.

Tiffany Alvord

Finalist in YouTube Musician

About Tiffany Alvord

24-year-old Tiffany Alvord started writing songs at the age of 10 and has never looked back. The Californian singer/songwriter has released three albums of original material, with songs that she has posted to YouTube along with her covers of everything from Justin Bieber’s “Love Yourself” to Charlie Puth’s “We Don’t Talk Anymore,” with the band Future Sunsets guesting on the latter. In March 2016, Tiffany headed to Austin, TX to perform at SXSW, and later in the summer collaborated with the Olympics on a video documenting her first passion—gymnastics—as a promotion for the Rio Games. Building a deep fanbase of #Tiffanatics, her YouTube channel now has nearly 600M views!

Tiffany Alvord'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.