8th Annual Shorty Award Categories

Archived from the 6th Annual Shorty Awards Maker

Calling all real life MacGyvers’ out there! Can you make almost anything out of almost anything then love to share it on social? Do you use social media site such as Twitter, YouTube, Tumblr, Vine, Instagram, and Facebook to share tips and advice for others to make great inventions and constructs out of raw materials? The winner of the #Maker Shorty Award will be a someone who finds #DIY projects fascinating, and enjoys learning and loves sharing what they can do. Nominate who you think should win the #Maker Shorty Award now!

Finalists

Becky Stern Becky Stern is a DIY guru and Director of Wearable Electronics at Adafruit (adafruit.com). She publishes a new project video every week and hosts a live show on YouTube about, unsurprisingly, wearable electronics (adafruit.com/beckystern). Formerly Becky was Senior Video Producer for MAKE. Becky lives in Brooklyn, NY and belongs to art groups Fr...
adafruit industries Adafruit was founded in 2005 by MIT engineer Limor "Ladyada" Fried. Her goal was to create the best place online for learning electronics and making the best designed products for makers of all ages and skill levels. Adafruit has grown to over 50 employees in the heart of New York City with a 15,000-square-foot factory. Adafruit has expanded off...
Rik [Translated from Portuguese] A newbie gamer who played very SNES in life and is now a fan of Mario and Home Edition gameplays Commented Games Indies, Classic and Vintage and more what you ask. Director of Home Edition, editor and producer of the Damianizando Audiovisual channel on YouTube: RicardoJogando.
Noob Dubi My name is Johann Batista, but I am known in the internet as Noob Dubi. I have plenty of recognition on the internet because of my work with video editing, already edited it very highly channels on the internet: The Game Station Brasil (TGS Brasil / Pakamaker - www.youtube.com/thegamestationbrasil), Le Ninja Mode (http://www.youtube.com/leninjam...
vanessariadi I'm a 14-year-old girl with huge gigantic dreams. But I am willing to achieve it and I'm making efforts to achieve it. The reason i'm participating in Shorty Award is not about winning. For me, joining a competition isn't about winning, it's about trying, compete, and giving my best. It's a good opportunity to introduce my self and what I do to ...
Net Oh herro there guys, my name is NetPork, and I am a creator. I have been posting videos to the YouTubes for well over a year and have been on twitter for much of that time. Through my time served here I have developed quite a community, or helped to at least, creating InfinityRealm along the way.

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.