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 use of Call to Action

This award honors the best use of a call to action in a social media marketing campaign.

See previous winners and honorees here.


Adobe & Imagine Dragons - Believer
We wanted to get the next generation of video creators and film editors to try out Adobe Premiere Pro, so they could experience first hand just how powerful it is. Especially compared to the growing number of inferior tools and free apps flooding the market. But in order to do this, we had to give these aspiring creatives an irresistible reason ...
CLASH ROYALE Performance Video Campaign
Supercell, the industry leader in mobile games released Clash Royale in March of 2016 and approached Eyestorm Productions 3 months after it's release, to increase new downloads and bring the title to the top of the charts, by acquiring new users at their key points of interaction: Youtube, Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, and interstitials in othe...
Friends Again
With Zelle peer-to-peer payment technology newly added to its app, Bank of America wanted to take on the likes of Venmo and Paypal. But payment apps aren't all that different from each other. So we needed to separate ourselves from the others, and figure out a way to increase app downloads and usage, as well as boost how people view Bank of Ame...
Home Runs for Hurricane Recovery
In the aftermath of one of the most catastrophic hurricane seasons in history, T-Mobile made a major commitment to help rebuild communities in need. T-Mobile used its platform as an official sponsor of Major League Baseball to raise money and awareness for hurricane recovery during the MLB Postseason and World Series. What ensued was a major suc...
Julianne Moore, Emma Stone and More Call Congress for Gun Safety
After a tragic mass shooting, it's all too easy to give in to despair and believe that lethal acts of violence are simply part of the American experience. But that's not true. As this last year has shown, many times over, the voices of the American people matter — and can change what's happening in Washington D.C.So after the horrific carnage in...
Wonder #choosekind
Deliver a meaningful, integrated 360° digital campaign to promote the domestic theatrical release for Wonder that inspires kindness Adapted from a best selling novel, the social campaign needed to tap into the motivational, pay-it-forward spirit and extend the book's current online movement with the #ChooseKindCarry social followers (and their f...


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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