10th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

Entries for the Shorty Awards are open now! Official categories listed below.
The regular entry deadline is February 8, 2018

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 Multi-Platform Campaign

This award honors the most effective and creative campaign spanning multiple digital and social platforms. Entry should describe how content was modified and enhanced for each platform, worked together to create a unifying message and succeeded in meeting its goals.

For campaigns integrating across digital and traditional media channels, see Best Integrated Campaign.

See previous winners and honorees here.
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A Ghost Store
A Ghost Story is a film that follows one ghost's journey as he finds his place in infinity. A film with such a unique premise deserved an unorthodox campaign. So we turned A Ghost Story into A Ghost St...
Boosted City Summer Tour
Boosted Boards set out on a month long City Summer Tour to engage with followers, riders, and fans from SF, LA, CHI, & NY through localized weekly content that visually shares what it means to ride in ...
Dunkin' Donuts National Donut Day
In 2017, Dunkin Donuts, Hill Holliday, and Trilia set off to own National Donut Day by launching a series of first to market technologies, dominate social media and increase restaurant sales as a result.
Los Angeles Times Presents “Dirty John” Podcast Series
LA Times and Wondery (an audio on-demand media network) partnered to launch a multiplatform (content piece) narrative journalism miniseries to premiere simultaneously in print, online and via podcast t...
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 ...
Parallel Wireless Brings Innovation to 2G Markets
In October 2017, Parallel Wireless announced an innovative addition to their cellular solution by bringing cutting-edge technologies of modern networks to outdated (but necessary) 2G networks. As part ...
TOO NTENZ: A Colossal Clusterfest Popumentary
This year marked the San Francisco debut of Colossal Clusterfest, Comedy Central and Superfly's star-studded comedy and music festival featuring acts such as Jerry Seinfeld, Kevin Hart, Ice Cube, and T...
The Penske Games
* To create a video series that shows our drivers' personalities* Provide partners a solid but subtle way to garner their logos more exposure* Develop a series that engages fans like never before

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