9th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

All finalists have been announced, stay tuned for more updates about the 9th Annual Shorty Awards on April 23, 2017

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.

From the 6th Annual Shorty Awards Vine of the Year

Last year marked the boom of Vine and other short video platforms! With this new media, people were able to express their creativity in short and impactful ways that entertains the world and is perfect for people who want to see a great video, but have very minimal time to do watch it in! The 7 vines with the most nominations in this category will become finalists after the nomination period ends, subject to all other rules. To be eligible for a nomination, all Vines must have been created in 2013 and shared to a social media site like Twitter.

Nominees

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, Vine and the rest of the social web.

The 9th Annual Shorty Awards were held April 23, 2017 in NYC and streamed to the public.