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3rd Annual Shorty Social Good Awards Categories

See below for official categories. The final entry deadline is September 20th, 2018.

The 11th Annual Shorty Awards will open for entries on October 22nd, 2018.

From the 10th Annual Shorty Awards

The Place I Was Telling You About

Nominated in Travel

About The Place I Was Telling You About

R'el Dade and Marcus Lloyd are “two Texans living in New York City” who use their blog and Instagram feed to document adventures both at home and abroad. The pair got passionate about photography a few years ago, founding The Place I Was Telling You About to share their discoveries, wherever they may find themselves. Their love for impeccable decor is only surpassed by their obsession with incredible food—both of which make for an almost perfect stream of images. Whether it’s a tiny coffee shop in Brooklyn with “the best coffee and baked goods” or a quaint gas station in rural Arizona, the two always find hidden treasures. But they may not stay hidden for long, as the couple made Saveur’s list of the “6 Essential Travel Blogs” in 2017.

The Place I Was Telling You About's best work on social

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, Twitch,, and the rest of the social web.

The Shorty Social Good Awards will be held November 15, 2018 in New York City