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 Graphics

This award honors a social media campaign or overall social presence for exceptional use of graphics. Visuals used in posts, to enhance social profiles, and as part of integrated campaigns are eligible. Creative integrity, strategic integration, sharability and effectiveness will be considered.

See previous winners and honorees here.


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Absolut Vodka: Never gonna GIF you up!
This is the story of how we successfully injected the ABSOLUT brand into our fans' online conversations, and gave them a new way to say "Let's grab a drink". Since 2015, we've been hard at work making ...
Fargo - Commemorative Plates
For the third chapter of Fargo, the FX social team tapped into the warm fuzzy feeling of Minnesota nice while mixing in the more sinister Fargo edge fans know and love. The goal of the commemorative pl...
Legion Graphics
X-Men and Marvel fans alike were clamoring for the release of the first season of Legion. It was FX's goal to not only deliver unique first looks of each of the characters, but to also create mind-bend...
NFL Social Creative Lab
The NFL's Social Lab was established at the beginning of 2017 with a goal of revitalizing the NFL's social channels with strategic, high-quality graphics and video content. This includes Instagram,...
Nespresso's Alto Assortment Sleeve Graphics
Nespresso debuted Alto, a new 14 oz pour, to expand their cafe-to-kitchen-style offerings. The larger cup size was available in a new Intense Variety Assortment, a collection of classic flavors and por...


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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