10th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

The 10th Annual Shorty Awards will be held April 15th, 2018 in NYC. See below for official categories.

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.

Best in Auto

This award hoors the best use of social media by an auto brand or auto dealer. Objectives may include crowd-sourced concept and design, customer engagement via custom apps, buzzworthy events and promotions (online & offline), and building a loyal community, among others.

See previous winners and honorees here.


All-New Kia @ SEMA | The Stinger Experience
During SEMA, Kia set to increase awareness, build anticipation and fuel intrigue for the all-new Kia Stinger amongst auto-enthusiasts. Through the creative collaboration of trusted partners, brand amba...
Larger Ad Sizes Increase Views
The Nissan Rogue IMB display ads were targeting towards in-market buyers using narrowed down Polk Data. The data was specifically circled in on Nissan SUVs. Introducing new ad sizes can be troublesome...
Meet an Owner: Daniel Tosh
Falling just shy of cultish, Subaru owners are an evangelical and loyal consumer base. And with this phenomenon in mind, Subaru looked to its community of passionate owners to share their own personal ...
Operation Better
Leverage the Super Bowl to highlight Hyundai brand values and engage viewers in real time with positive social response, keeping our fans, viewers and social audience excited and talking about Hyundai.
Spider-Man, Driver's Test
Audi and Marvel have built incredible brand equity during their ten-year relationship. In Audi's latest promotion with Sony Pictures and Marvel Comics, we faced unique challenges for "Spider Man: Homec...
Think Faster - The World's Fastest AMA
In 2017 Audi launched Audi Sport, its ultra high-performance division, in the U.S. With competitors already so established in the market, Audi knew it had to do something different to standout from the...


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, Musical.ly, and the rest of the social web.

The 10th annual shorty awards will be held april 15th, 2018 in new york city


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