9th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

Voting & Entries for Influencers, Brands and Organizations are now closed! Stay tuned for finalist announcements.

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.

House & Home

Homes can reveal a lot about people—their tastes, interests, history, and so much more. The act of creating a home is so rich, from finding the right location, to building the walls, to decorating and making it your own. These nominees devote their lives to this art, teaching their followers how to live in the ideal space.
Athena Calderone
With captivating elegance and romantic flair, interior designer, home chef, entertainment expert, lifestyle blogger, and visual storyteller Athena Calderone transforms the ordinary into the picture-per...
Chris Loves Julia
Warmly welcoming the online community to their virtual home, husband and wife Chris and Julia of @chrislovesjulia bring their diverse backgrounds and experiences to the world of home renovation. Launch...
Coco Kelley
Designer, blogger, editor, and founder of the lifestyle blog CocoKelley.com, Cassandra LaValle reminds us that: “Life is in the details. Style accordingly.” Presenting inspired design ideas, from sophi...
Design Milk
Serving fans up with a daily dose of vitamin DM, online magazine Design Milk fortifies the internet with #DMcreativespaces in the realms of art, architecture, interior design, fashion, and technology. ...
Drew & Jonathan Scott - Property Brothers
Television personalities and twins Jonathan and Drew Scott are home-renovating renaissance men. The People Magazine “Sexiest Men Alive” and Billboard Hot Country chart hit-makers are best known for the...
Fredrik Eklund
Top NYC luxury broker, New York Times best-selling author of The Sell, and star of the Bravo reality show Million Dollar Listing New York, Fredrik Eklund has gathered a global online audience eager for...
Grace Bonney
The “all things design” blog declared a “Martha Stewart Living for the Millennials” by The New York Times, Design*Sponge supports and motivates the creative community with beautifully-journaled lifesty...
Jolie Kerr
@Tide brand ambassador Jolie Kerr is a “Clean Person.” The author of New York Times bestseller My Boyfriend Barfed in My Handbag...and Other Things You Can't Ask Martha launched her career with the adv...
Mr. Kate
“Because why not?”—LA-based blogger and designer Kate Albrecht, aka Mr. Kate, wants you to live an inspired lifestyle and think outside the box. Author of A Hot Glue Gun Mess: Funny Stories, Pretty DIY...
My Paradissi
Dedicating 10 years of her life to the study and practice of architecture, Crete-born-and-based architect, author, and interior designer Eleni Psyllaki launched blog MyParadissi.com to share her “onlin...
The House that Lars Built
Provo, Utah-based designer, illustrator, stylist, and craft-maker Brittany Jepsen is a “lover of all things bright and beautiful.” Her whimsical and colorful lifestyle blog TheHouseThatLarsBuilt.com in...
The Jungalow
Named One of Coastal Living’s “Hottest Designers to Follow in 2016,” Justina Blakeney is the founder of award-winning home decor and lifestyle blog TheJungalow.com, with over 1.5 million social media s...

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 9th Annual Shorty Awards will be held in April 2017 in NYC and streamed to the public.