9th Annual

We are now accepting entries for the 9th Annual Shorty Awards. Early deadline to enter is November 10th, 2016.

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.

From the 6th Annual Shorty Awards Video Blogger

If a picture is worth a thousand words, then a video must be worth millions... right? These individuals who are loved by fans for their thoughts and the way they express them through video. Nominate your favorite #VideoBlogger today!

If you’re a brand or agency looking for recognition for your use of video in a social media marketing campaign enter the Best Use of Video in a Social Media Campaign Shorty Industry Award.



Jullien Gordon
Jullien “The Innerviewer" Gordon is a high performance coach and consultant for organizations, individuals, and teams. Jullien has been in the talent recruitment and development industry since 2007, beginning with his work as the associate director of talent recruitment for Management Leadership for Tomorrow. He went on to start his own leadersh...
Chris Pirillo
Chris Pirillo has been working in the content publishing industry since 1996. He launched his first company, LockerGnome, to provide practical technology knowledge to millions shortly after attaining a degree in English Education. Not long thereafter, he became an expert in growing online communities – a skill that has served him well as the Int...
Ryan Higa
Ryan was born and raised in Hilo, a small town of 50,000 people, on the Big Island of Hawaii. With nothing else to do after a night of bowling or movies, he organized his school friends to make videos. In 2006 came the discovery of YouTube, a digital camera, tripod and editing software. At first they did a lot of lip synching videos, then skits ...
Matthew Lush
My boyfriend Nick and I started vlogging our relationship the day I asked him out. Surprising him with "BE MY BOYFRIEND XOXO MATTHEW" in a fortune cookie was our very first video, and we've grown so much in just half a year. We're here to show people our love is no different than the love between and man and a woman. We want to share our love wi...
Will Shepherd
Will Shepherd graduated third out of 265 from Wakulla High School in 2007. He started his Bachelor’s in Mathematics at The Florida State University, quickly picking up a second major in Statistics. All was well until 2008, when his right lung collapsed for the first time, then again almost a year later. After emergency surgery it became apparent...
Whindersson Nunes
[Translated from Portuguese] I'm from Brazil, the Northeast, the poorest states here, and would like to win this prize to show that I am also capable!
Shooter Hates You
[Translated from Italian] Videoblogger on YouTube and Daily Done. I produce #BreakingItaly and #LetsTalk. Politics, Video Games, RPGs and Technology are my shizzle. Give me the pizza. Breaking Italy is a daily YouTube show (Monday-Friday) in which "Shooter Hates You," gives you the most interesting news of the day: news, politics, through techno...