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 YouTube Ensemble

What’s better than one great YouTuber? An ensemble of them! Whether they started as a group or came together after making their big break, teaming up can produce some of the most entertaining content. These are the best couples, comedians, vloggers and trick shotters from the past year.

If you’re a brand looking for recognition for your use of YouTube, enter the Best on YouTube Shorty Award.
@Pack
Many people have been wondering what to do about the rise of Team 10, and Elijah Daniel has the answer. Meet the @pack, whom Elijah introduced to the world in a Dave & Buster’s in fall 2017. Members of...
De'arra & Ken
There’s no other way to say it: De'arra and Ken are the perfect couple. It’s hard to imagine anyone having more fun than they do, as they show the world how to do a relationship right. Posting challeng...
Dolan Twins
Brothers Grayson and Ethan Dolan are just two goofy guys living life and recording it. Posting a new video every Tuesday, the twins nearly doubled their total subscribers in 2017, ending the year just ...
Dude Perfect
Who knew hanging out with your college roomates and videotaping backyard trick shots could turn into a full time job? Well, the quintet known as Dude Perfect have now become the 4th biggest sports chan...
Funk Bros
Remember diving into ball pits at birthday parties? Or jumping as high as you could on a trampoline? Well, professional Apex Scooter riders Corey and Capron Funk realized that they had a proficiency fo...
Legendary Shots
If the channel’s name didn’t give it away, Legendary Shots displays some of the most incredible trick shots across a wide range of sports. Nearly 300K YouTube subscribers check in to see the four frien...
Niki and Gabi
Sisters Niki and Gabi are “opposite twins”—one a “girly-girl” and the other a “hipster.” The fashion and beauty queens grew their already massive following even more in 2017, reaching the 6M+ subscribe...
Sugar Pine 7
After the closure of SourceFed, popular YouTubers from the defunct channel teamed up with Rooster Teeth to create Sugar Pine 7, a channel so popular that a Buzzfeed quiz entitled, “What Sugar Pine 7 Me...
Team 10
“A squad of young like-minded individuals who teamed up together to take over Hollywood,” the group known as Team 10 did just that in 2017. For better or worse, news feeds were dominated throughout the...
Vlog Squad
Led by David Dobrik, the Vlog Squad makes some of the funniest vlogs on the internet. The squad is mostly comprised of hilarious former Viners, and includes Scotty Sire, Toddy Smith, Alex Ernst, Gabbie...
Walk Off The Earth
Walk off the Earth is more than somebody that we used to know, continuing to create and record their unique twists on popular songs, often playing non-mainstream instruments or unexpectedly segueing in...
dareUS
Despite uploading their first YouTube video in April 2017, the quintet known as dareUS caught on quickly, finishing the year with nearly 300K subscribers. Now Chris, Adrian, Dontae, Jordan, and TJ post...

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

late Deadline for Brands & Organizations

02 . 22 . 18