8th Annual Shorty Award Categories

Archived from the 5th Annual Shorty Awards Best Use of Animated GIFs

Even The New York Times is using Animated GIFs to report the news. These fun, moveable images have made a comeback from the early days of the internet and have dominated Tumblr feed. Now organizations of all types are embracing this quirky image format. This award honors the Best Use of Animated GIFs by a media outlet, brand or agency.

Social Bonus - Judges will award a social bonus to Industry Award entries that are shared the most by clients, colleagues and industry experts. Direct people to your entry page where they can click one of the share buttons.

8th Annual Shorty Award Categories

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, Vine and the rest of the social web.

The 8th Annual Shorty Awards ceremony will be held April 2016 in NYC and will be live streamed internationally.