10th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

Entries for the Shorty Awards are open now! Official categories listed below.
The early entry deadline is November 30, 2017

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 8th Annual Shorty Awards Best Overall Facebook Presence

This category honors brands, organizations or institutions that use Facebook's native tools effectively. Unlike Best use of Facebook, this award is for a brand's year-round presence.

See previous winners and honorees here.

Nominees

ABC News on Facebook
As a trusted source for news and information, ABC News connects with users on Facebook around the clock, providing immediate and seamless access to storytelling from around the world and driving the social conversation during every major global event. ABC News distributes a variety of content on the platform, including native video, 360 video, photography...
Discovery News Facebook | Satisfying Curiosity
Discovery News (DNews) builds meaningful and relevant content on breaking news from the fields of science, technology, health, culture and world events, bringing the ethos of Discovery forth to a new generation of audience on a major platform that matters to them. Encouraging strong participation from audiences across the globe, DNews boosts engagement o...
Disney Network
To utilize the world's biggest social network to connect with Disney Guests across a variety of popular IP.
Hasbro
Hasbro, Inc. is dedicated to delivering the World's Best Play Experiences through its vast portfolio of brands, including MONOPOLY, MY LITTLE PONY, NERF, TRANSFORMERS and PLAY-DOH. At the core of every brand is storytelling, giving consumers a platform to engage with that doesn't start or end with toy. Our objective is to connect our brands' stories with...
LG Mobile USA
Primary goal: Increase brand awareness and favorability for LG Mobile among key audiences in 2015 by focusing on efficient and impactful content distribution. Secondary goal: Turn LG USA Mobile into a true publisher.
Lily & The Snowman
Great brands are anchored in a higher purpose. For Cineplex – the largest theatre chain and one of the largest entertainment companies in the country – that purpose is helping Canadians "prioritize pleasure". Cineplex believes entertainment is meaningful and we could all use more of it in our lives.Our objective then was to inspire people to rediscover th...
Mohegan Sun: Full of Life on Facebook
With a 10,000-seat Arena, plush hotel, jaw-dropping architectural features and one of the largest gaming floors in the world, Mohegan Sun is Full of Life -- it's a 24/7 bustling hub of guests and activity, and as such, the building itself embodies a life of its own.Our goal is to make our Facebook page a portal to all that Full of Life entails: the millio...
PaperOne Facebook
Paper is commonly perceived as a boring commodity, but we didn't think it deserved to be seen that way. PaperOne™ is more than just paper, we make things happen.Previously focused on marketing to businesses, we turned our attention to the consumers in late 2014. The paper and pulp industry is notorious for its conservative ways, and no other paper brands ...
World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE)
In the world of WWE, the show doesn't end once the final bell rings. The conflicts and controversies continue across WWE's digital media platforms, which operate 24/7.Our 11-man WWE Social Media team is an integral part of a 48-person team of editors, producers, designers, photographers and one WWE Hall of Famer creating content for WWE's flagship website...

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, and the rest of the social web.

The 10th Annual Shorty Awards will be held in April 2018 in NYC.