The Shorty Award
for Social Media's Best

Whether they’re talking to Adnan, interviewing celebrities, or explaining Freakonomics, Podcasts come in all shapes and sizes. So, what takes an average podcast and makes it rank higher than the rest? Communication. Some of the top podcasts today are taking to the little blue bird, Facebook, and YouTube to chat with their fans, get feedback, and keep their ears out for leads and interesting stories.. Nominate your favorite #Podcast for the Shorty!

This category will have 7 finalists. These include 3 with the most nominations from the public, 3 chosen by the Shorty Awards Nominating Board made up of professional journalists from around the world, and 1 Wildcard Finalist. See our rules page for more info.

Make a nomination in this category!

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Finalists chosen by the nominating board

Three finalists will be selected by members of the Shorty Awards Nominating Board which is comprised of journalists from around the world. One Wildcard Finalist will be selected by the Nominating Board from among the top 25 nominees after the nominating period ends.



Finalists chosen by the public

Three finalists will be determined by nominations from the public. You can nominate anyone who has a Twitter account for a Shorty Award, which recognizes everything they do on other social networks, too. Make a nomination using the form above or using Twitter, send a tweet like this: I nominate @username for a Shorty Award in #category because... [ADD REASON HERE]

Podcast Nominees