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12th Annual Shorty Awards Categories


The early deadline is on December 5th, 2019!

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.

11th Annual Industry Winners

Agency of the Year

Large Agency of the Year

We Are Social Winner

Small Agency of the Year

Annex88 Winner

Mid-Sized Agency of the Year

hi5.agency Winner

By Campaign

Integrated Campaign

"A Poppy Worn, A Hero Honored"
United Services Automobile Association (USAA)
Winner, Audience Honor The Truth About Opioids
truth, Haymaker, ONDCP, Ad Council
Gold

Multi-Platform Campaign

Girl Scouts of the USA: All Girl Scout PSA
Socialfly, Vagrants, Girl Scouts of the USA
Winner, Audience Honor

Mobile Campaign

adidas Originals Deerupt
Annex88, adidas Originals
Winner 2018 MTV EMA Mobile
MTV International
Audience Honor

Social Good Campaign

In Someone Else's Shoes
Arnold Worldwide, Santander Bank
Winner Wait for Water
VaynerMedia, Stella Artois
Gold #WildforLife
UN Environment, supported by PCI Media and Futerra
Audience Honor, Silver European Wax Center #AxThePinkTax
Laundry Service, Swell Shark, Pereira O'Dell, European Wax Center
Silver Johnson & Johnson's #makeHIVhistory Campaign
M Booth, Johnson & Johnson
Bronze Bulletproof words.
La Doblevida, Article 19
Bronze

By Design

Art Direction

Arby’s #MakeMySandwich: A Portrait of Social Success
Moxie, Arby's
Winner Dream In Black
The 360 Agency, AT&T
Audience Honor

Brand Redesign

The Kernel of Innovation
FP1 Strategies, Corn Refiners Association
Winner BuzzFeed News Redesign
BuzzFeed News
Audience Honor

Images

#Romanovs100: 4,000 photos. 4 social networks. 1 family.
RT
Winner McQueen Social Media Campaign
Ignition, Bleecker Street
Gold Pantone Pantry by Tribute Portfolio
Tribute Portfolio Hotels, Pantone
Gold The 2018 iHeartRadio Wango Tango Light Painting Portraits
iHeartRadio
Audience Honor

Brand Identity

Girls Do Poop
Scentsible LLC dba Poo~Pourri
Winner Dream In Black
The 360 Agency, AT&T
Audience Honor

Graphics

Adobe D&D: The Terror Of Undermountain
Edelman, Adobe
Winner NFL Social Lab
NFL
Gold Youth Olympic Games Social Highlights
Olympic Channel, When We Were Kids
Gold Gameday Graphics
Minnesota Vikings
Audience Honor

UX/UI

Hoppy
Deutsch, AB InBev
Winner, Audience Honor

By Industry

Auto

Annie & Kathleen: A Beetle Story
Volkswagen of America, First & 42nd (A Daniel J. Edelman Company), Third Story Films
Winner Porsche Drives High Social Engagement With Special Edition of Carpool Karaoke
Resolution Media, PHD, Cramer-Krasselt, Porsche
Audience Honor

Business to Business

IBM Content Cantina
IBM Originals
Winner GE: Guess What We're Printing?
VaynerMedia, GE
Audience Honor, Gold You Don't Know Jack
IBM Originals
Gold

Cultural Institution

Royal Museums Greenwich's Space LIVES
Royal Museums Greenwich
Winner The Kennedy Center's Digital Stage
The Kennedy Center
Audience Honor

Entertainment

Netflix Queer Eye 'Yass, Australia’
We Are Social, Winifred, Netflix
Winner Netflix Bright 'Calling All Will Smiths'
We Are Social, Will O_Rourke, Netflix
Gold We Do Our Own (Marketing) Stunts
Paramount Pictures
Gold Isle of Dogs - Daily Scraps
Watson Design Group, Inc., Fox Searchlight Pictures
Silver Annihilation Social Campaign
hi5.agency, Paramount Pictures
Audience Honor, Bronze Deadpool 2 Social Campaign
EP+Co, 20th Century Fox
Bronze

Fashion

adidas Originals Deerupt
Annex88, adidas Originals
Winner Launch of Savage X Fenty – Lingerie by Rihanna
Savage X Fenty - Lingerie by Rihanna
Audience Honor

Food & Beverage

Hershey & Epic Meal Time crush the munchies with Oh Henry! 4:25
Reprise, UM, Anomaly, Mint, The Hershey Company
Winner #Mayochup
ICF Next, VML, Starcom, Heinz
Gold Rice Krispies Treats® Love Notes
Edelman, Kellogg's Rice Krispies Treats
Audience Honor

Government & Politics

Doors
Putnam Partners, MJ Hegar for Congress
Winner The MONOPOLY JACKPOT In It To Spin It Live
PPK, The Florida Lottery
Gold Greater Than Fear: Winning Progressive Change in Minnesota
ASO Communications, Uprise, Ed Kwong, Revolution Messaging, Faith in Minnesota, SEIU Minnesota, Education Minnesota, Faith in Minnesota
Audience Honor

Home & Decor

Traveling Home: an Interactive and Entertaining Branded Series
Home Love Network, Vivint Smart Home and Wayfair
Winner Valspar Paint UK Social Strategy
Born Social, Valspar Paint
Audience Honor

Insurance

Every Beat Matters
Edelman, All is Well, PEMCO Insurance
Winner, Audience Honor

News & Media

NowThis -- the no. 1 global news brand on social
NowThis News
Winner The Dark Side of Tech
AJ+
Audience Honor

Pets & Animals

142nd Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show
GLOW, Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show
Winner #TRAVELINGTINK
Tinkerbelle The Dog
Audience Honor

Real Estate

Innovators Series
Kastner, Brookfield Properties
Winner #TheLifeWeShare
@properties
Audience Honor

Retail & E-Commerce

L.L.Bean Be an Outsider at Work
Jack Morton Worldwide, Weber Shandwick, L.L.Bean
Winner Elevating Altar’d State’s Social Media ROI
Ignite Social Media, Altar'd State
Audience Honor

Sports

Gritty
Philadelphia Flyers
Winner Inside All-Star Week with MLB Network
MLB Network
Audience Honor

Television

truTV Awareness Month
truTV
Winner Haunting of Hill House Social Campaign
hi5.agency, Netflix
Gold BoJack Horseman Season 5 Social Campaign
hi5.agency, Netflix
Audience Honor

Wine, Beer & Spirits

Captain Morgan #LiveLikeACaptain
1000heads, Diageo | Captain Morgan
Winner The Macallan Distillery Experience
M Booth, The Macallan
Audience Honor

Beauty

Herbal Essences - "Common Scents"
The Foundry @ Meredith, Herbal Essences
Winner Fenty Beauty
Fenty Beauty
Audience Honor

Consumer Brand

AXE the LABEL
Edelman, Unilever
Winner Girls Do Poop
Scentsible LLC dba Poo~Pourri
Gold Made Defiant
PMG, Beats by Dre
Audience Honor

Education

Breakthrough Taco Will Change Breakfast — and the World
The University of Texas at Austin
Winner Operation Prevention
Discovery Education, U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)
Audience Honor

Family & Parenting

Medela 22Victories
Ogilvy, Medela
Winner, Audience Honor The M.O.M. Squad
Adam Ritchie Brand Direction, Summer Infant
Gold

Financial Services

Can't Judge a Book
McCann New York, Mastercard
Winner, Audience Honor

Games

K/DA - POP/STARS
Campaign Produced By Riot Games
Winner Westworld: The Maze
360i, HBO
Gold Critical Role
Critical Role
Audience Honor

Health & Fitness

The World’s Most ‘Extra’ Tampon
Edelman, Edgewell Personal Care
Winner The Well by Northwell - Revmade
Revmade, Northwell Health
Audience Honor, Gold Samsung Wearables Influencer Activation
Edelman, Samsung
Gold Broken Record
UCHealth
Silver Resolution
Memorial Hermann
Silver Medela 22Victories
Ogilvy, Medela
Silver

Hospitality

Chef’s Cut: Insightful Social Shares
Marriott International
Winner Days Inn + Fatherly Making Travel Baseball Brighter
Days Inn
Audience Honor

Live Events

2018 MTV Video Music Awards
MTV
Winner Wake Up Call Live Streams
Marriott International, IMG Live, Marriott One Media, Telescope, Google, Wunderman
Gold 2018 MTV EMA
MTV International
Gold The 2018 iHeartRadio Music Awards
iHeartRadio
Audience Honor

Non-Profit

#TheFutureIsVoting
ACE Content, HeadCount
Winner FIRST DAY FEARS
UNICEF
Gold Real Voices Make a Real Difference
KWT Global, ALS Association
Gold From Homeless to Hopeful
San Francisco-Marin Food Bank
Audience Honor

Publishing

The Times of India - Flirt with your city
Bennett Coleman & Co. Ltd.
Winner, Audience Honor

Restaurants

Guac Is Not Extra
Day One Agency, Chipotle
Winner Jamba Juice
Citrus Advertising, Jamba Juice
Audience Honor

Social Activism

Bulletproof words.
La Doblevida, Article 19
Winner #MarchForOurLives
Precision Strategies, March For Our Lives
Gold Not Happy or Healthy
truth, Assembly, Fortland Productions
Silver Profiling the Police: Using Eyewitness Video as a Source of Data About Police Abuse
WITNESS and El Grito de Sunset Park
Audience Honor

Technology

Extreme Unboxing
Lenovo
Winner The Phone Cleanse by Xfinity Mobile
Edelman, Xfinity Mobile
Gold Command Line Heroes
Red Hat
Audience Honor

Travel & Tourism

WFH - Work from Hawaii
Edelman, Hawaii Visitors & Convention Bureau
Winner Etihad Airways | Captain Adam
Etihad Airways
Audience Honor

By Overall Presence

Facebook Presence

WWE on Facebook
WWE
Winner It's A Southern Thing
Red Clay Media
Audience Honor

Snapchat Presence

Vertical Networks: Mobile Entertainment for the Social Native Audience
Vertical Networks
Winner What the Fashion
E! Entertainment
Gold Face Forward
E! Entertainment
Gold WWE on Snapchat
WWE
Gold The Rundown
E! Entertainment
Audience Honor

YouTube Presence

Great Big Story
Great Big Story
Winner First We Feast
Complex Networks
Audience Honor, Gold Willdabeast
Barbarian, JBL
Gold WWE's official YouTube Channel
WWE
Gold

Instagram Presence

The #GoPro Community
GoPro
Winner The Daily Show Instagram
The Daily Show, Comedy Central
Gold NFL Throwback on Instagram
NFL
Gold The Real Gushers Makes Memes
The Social Lights, Fruit Gushers
Silver Meijer Instagram
Meijer
Audience Honor

Twitter Presence

Merriam-Webster: The Internet's Favorite Dictionary
Merriam-Webster
Winner Monterey Bay Aquarium
Monterey Bay Aquarium
Audience Honor, Gold

Campaign by Platform

Emerging Platform

We Do Our Own (Marketing) Stunts
Paramount Pictures
Winner Smirnoff Equalizer
Carat, Smirnoff, Spotify
Audience Honor

Facebook Messenger

Michael Kors: Facebook Messenger Chatbot (Michael Kors Concierge)
Michael Kors
Winner Find the Riddle Room
Roorda Reclamebureau, NoProtocol, AccorHotels
Audience Honor

Pinterest

Family Handyman’s DIY Approach to Building a Trusted Space on Pinterest
Trusted Media Brands
Winner, Audience Honor

Snapchat

The Grinch
Illumination, Universal Pictures, Essence
Winner Fugglers "Adopt At Your Own Risk"
Reprise Digital, Spin Master Global
Audience Honor

WeChat

Draw Something SF
Hylink
Winner, Audience Honor

WhatsApp

#BeatTheCrave
WATConsult, Saffola Active Slimming Nutri-Shake
Winner Ruffles - NFL Chatbot
Yalochat, Ruffles Mx
Audience Honor

Facebook

Chevy Trick-or-Treat
Weber Shandwick, Digital Image Studios, Chevrolet
Winner #Romanovs100: Educational storytelling on Facebook
RT
Audience Honor

Instagram

National Geographic + Samsung: Captured #withGalaxy
National Geographic Partners + Samsung + Starcom
Winner American Horror Story's Social Media Apocalypse
The Many, FX Networks
Audience Honor

Reddit

How LEGO partnered with Reddit to bring joy to the holidays
The LEGO Group
Winner Cookie Monster's Ask Me Anything on Reddit
Sesame Workshop
Audience Honor

Twitter

Toy Story Land
mcgarrybowen, The Walt Disney Company
Winner #StopKavanaugh
Lambda Legal
Audience Honor

Weibo

#MyHawaiianStyle
Hylink
Winner, Audience Honor

YouTube

AT&T Hello Lab Presents “Guilty Party”
Fullscreen, AT&T
Winner Rise of the Robots
AJ+
Audience Honor

Content and Media

Branded Content

Rice Krispies Treats® Love Notes
Edelman, Kellogg's Rice Krispies Treats
Winner Can't Judge a Book
McCann New York, Mastercard
Audience Honor

Branded Series

AT&T Hello Lab Presents "Guilty Party"
Fullscreen, AT&T
Winner 4 Photographers Shoot The Same Model
Jessica Kobeissi Photography
Audience Honor

Data Visualization

Honda - R vs. R
RPA, American Honda Motor Co., Inc.
Winner Smirnoff Equalizer
Carat, Smirnoff, Spotify
Audience Honor

Filter/Lens

Michael Kors: Facebook’s First Augmented Reality Advertiser
Michael Kors
Winner RuPaul's Drag Race Season 10 - Miss Vanjie Filter
VH1
Audience Honor

Hashtag

#CrockPotIsInnocent
Edelman, Newell Brands
Winner #Romanovs100: 4,000 photos. 4 social networks. 1 family.
RT
Audience Honor

Native Advertising

AT&T Hello Lab Presents "The Bright Fight"
Fullscreen, AT&T
Winner Twizzlers/The Daily Show with Trevor Noah: The Last Straw
Viacom Velocity, Twizzlers
Audience Honor

User-Generated Content

GoPro Million Dollar Challenge
GoPro
Winner Tails From Great Wolf UGC Campaign
Likeable Media, Great Wolf Lodge
Audience Honor

Branded Podcast

Rachel Maddow Presents: Bag Man, an MSNBC Podcast
MSNBC and MCKINNEY
Winner Escape At Dannemora: Real Crime Profile Podcast Series
SHOWTIME Networks, Inc., Wondery
Audience Honor, Gold UnErased: The History of Conversion Therapy in America
Focus Features
Silver

Contest or Promotion

Netflix Bright 'Calling All Will Smiths'
We Are Social, Will O_Rourke, Netflix
Winner WFH - Work from Hawaii
Edelman, Hawaii Visitors & Convention Bureau
Gold A Simple Favor - Instagram Search Party for Emily Nelson
PopShorts, Starcom, Lionsgate Entertainment
Gold TummerTime
Weber Shandwick, GSK Consumer Healthcare, TUMS
Silver Atom Tickets - "Breakup with MoviePass" Sweepstakes
Atom Tickets
Audience Honor, Bronze Adobe D&D: The Terror Of Undermountain
Edelman, Adobe
Bronze

Emojis

2018 MTV Video Music Awards - Emoji Teases
MTV
Winner, Audience Honor

GIFs

WWE’s official GIPHY Channel
WWE
Winner Children's Miracle Network Hospitals Uses GIFs to Engage with Supporters
Children's Miracle Network Hospitals
Audience Honor

Meme

Ron From Accounting
NFL
Winner Fenty Beauty
Fenty Beauty
Gold Anti-Animal Language Swaps Meme
PETA
Audience Honor

Polls & Surveys

Oscar Mayer Hotline
mcgarrybowen, Oscar Mayer
Winner #Mayochup
ICF Next, VML, Starcom, Heinz
Gold Nick March Basketball Bracket
Nickelodeon
Audience Honor

Video

Girl Scouts of the USA: All Girl Scout PSA
Socialfly, Vagrants, Girl Scouts of the USA
Winner Looking Up
Saatchi & Saatchi Wellness, St. George's Clock Towers Restoration Project
Gold 13 Reasons Why - Season 2 Date Announcement
Size Matters, Netflix
Gold We Do Our Own (Marketing) Stunts
Paramount Pictures
Silver Inspire an exquisite stay with Vogue x St. Regis
St. Regis Hotels & Resorts
Silver Fyrestock by Shutterstock
Shutterstock & DiMassimo Goldstein
Audience Honor, Bronze

Influencer & Celebrity Brand Partnership

Facebook Partnership

AT&T Hello Lab Presents “Starter Pack”
Fullscreen, AT&T
Winner The Hook for Currys PC World
The Hook Labs, Currys PC World, JBL, Blue 449
Audience Honor

Multi-Platform Partnership

WILL IT CLOG?
Reach Agency, AKQA, OMD, Liquid-Plumr®
Winner Let's Ragnarok
Big Spaceship, King Digital
Gold Can't Judge a Book
McCann New York, Mastercard
Gold VH1 Martha & Snoop’s Potluck Dinner Party + Hidden Valley Ranch
Viacom Velocity, HVR
Gold Seize the Awkward
Ad Council, Droga5, Northbound, The Jed Foundation, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
Audience Honor, Silver Nike, Collab, and C+C: Nike Young Athletes "Just Do It" Pep Talks
Collab, C+C, Nike
Bronze

YouTube Partnership

Hershey & Epic Meal Time crush the munchies with Oh Henry! 4:25
Reprise, UM, Anomaly, Mint, The Hershey Company
Winner WILL IT CLOG?
Reach Agency, AKQA, OMD, Liquid-Plumr®
Audience Honor

Instagram Partnership

#FindMyiD
Clinique, Black Tomato
Winner The 2018 iHeartRadio Jingle Ball "Subway Dance-Off"
iHeartRadio
Audience Honor

Snapchat Partnership

Spencer Pratt Will Heal You
MTV
Winner, Audience Honor

Strategy & Engagement

Artificial Intelligence

Westworld: The Maze
360i, HBO
Winner Chudo
Magic Unicorn INC
Audience Honor

Chatbots

Ruffles - NFL Chatbot
Yalochat, Ruffles Mx
Winner, Audience Honor

Customer Service

General Motors Social Customer Care
General Motors & FleishmanHillard
Winner Shifting Customer Care - Driving Hertz to the Top
Brickfish, Hertz
Audience Honor

Humor

Peter: Deadpool's Number Two
EP+Co, 20th Century Fox
Winner The World’s Most ‘Extra’ Tampon
Edelman, Edgewell Personal Care
Gold Purge Shopping Channel
USA Network
Silver The Daily Show: Between the Scenes
The Daily Show, Comedy Central
Silver IFC
GLOW, IFC
Bronze Gritty
Philadelphia Flyers
Audience Honor

Large Media Buying Strategy

2018 FIFA World Cup on FOX - Large Digital Media Buying Strategy
FOX Sports
Winner Discover Boating: Welcome to the Water
Ignite Social Media, Discover Boating
Audience Honor

Localization

U.S. Cotton: The Cotton the World Trusts
Cramer-Krasselt, Cotton Council International
Winner Ignite My Future in School
Discovery Education, TATA Consultancy Services
Audience Honor

Mid-Range Media Buying Strategy

Impractical Jokers: Official Scoopski Potato Scooper Job Posting
truTV
Winner Sabra Influencer Marketing Campaign
Carusele, Sabra
Audience Honor

Online Community

Starbucks Leaf Rakers Society
Starbucks
Winner Nx on Netflix
hi5.agency, Netflix
Gold Southwest Airlines Community
Southwest Airlines
Gold Tia Mowry's Quick Fix
Kin
Audience Honor, Silver AT&T Hello Lab Presents "Guilty Party"
Fullscreen, AT&T
Silver

Physical & Digital

Shipping a Truckload of Trolling for National Avocado Day
The Many, QDOBA
Winner Google Street View Documents 5 Blind Veterans Kayaking the Grand Canyon
Sandy Russell Creative, Sender Films, Google Street View
Gold The Macallan Distillery Experience
M Booth, The Macallan
Audience Honor

Real Time Response

#CrockPotIsInnocent
Edelman, Newell Brands
Winner Enough: MTV's Parkland Response
MTV
Gold Disney: Ralph Breaks YouTube
Digitas, The Walt Disney Company
Audience Honor

Social Media Tool

Chant Generator
BBDO Atlanta, Old 4th Distillery
Winner, Audience Honor What’s Inside Matters
Cramer-Krasselt, TreeHouse Foods
Winner

Storytelling

This Is My Brother
American Experience | WGBH
Winner #Romanovs100: 4,000 photos. 4 social networks. 1 family.
RT
Audience Honor

Call to Action

MTV's +1 the Vote
MTV
Winner Smirnoff Equalizer
Carat, Smirnoff, Spotify
Audience Honor, Gold #TUNNELNOTTONNEL
VaynerMedia, Budweiser
Gold AT&T Hello Lab Presents "The Bright Fight"
Fullscreen, AT&T
Gold

Creative use of Technology

TBS: Final Space: Facebook Live - Cards with Gary
GLOW, TBS
Winner "Make Someone Smile Challenge"
Cricket Wireless
Audience Honor

Gamification

Hoppy
Deutsch, AB InBev
Winner Hilton Suites Brands "Guess How Spacious"
GSD&M, Hilton Suites Brands
Gold See How Far You Can Go - H5 Game
Hylink
Audience Honor

Integration with Live Television

Shark Week Explorer
Discovery, Inc.
Winner Inside All-Star Week with MLB Network
MLB Network
Audience Honor

LGBTQ Community Engagement

DTFix Dating
KWT Global, OkCupid
Winner Eastern Bank: Join Us For Good
Eastern Bank
Audience Honor

Location-Based Experience

Guilty Pleas-ures Ice Cream Truck
MoveOn
Winner Pantone Pantry by Tribute Portfolio
Tribute Portfolio Hotels, Pantone
Audience Honor

Multicultural Community Engagement

Know Your Girls
Susan G. Komen, The Ad Council, Translation and Good Stuff Digital
Winner BOYS OF NUNAVUT
The Movember Foundation
Audience Honor

Organic Promotion

End Family Fire
The Advertising Council, The Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence, Droga5, The Gun Safety Alliance, Sunshine Sachs, and Zenith
Winner, Audience Honor

Real Time Media Buy

We're Ready
KOI IXS, Grain Group, Puerto Rico Tourism Company
Winner The Kentucky Way with Woodford Reserve
4C, Brown Forman, Kertis Creative, and Spark
Audience Honor

Shoe-String Media Buying Strategy

United Technologies’ Employees Take Off On Aviation Day
United Technologies Corporation
Winner, Audience Honor National Fried Chicken & Waffle Day
PPK, Metro Diner
Winner

Spokesperson

Charlie's Perfect Pitch
McCann New York, Mastercard
Winner I am Everything Trump Hates
MoveOn
Gold 60 Second Docs: Waco
Viacom Velocity, Paramount Network
Audience Honor

Video by Platform

Facebook Live

#ChildrensHospitalsWeek Live-athon
Children's Miracle Network Hospitals, Telescope
Winner GE: The Creators Circle
VaynerMedia, GE
Gold Personal Personnel: Live Q&As with the Royal Navy
Great State, Royal Navy
Silver Applebee’s Dollar Zombie Facebook Live Stream
TELESCOPE, GREY NEW YORK, TOWNHOUSE
Silver UPFRONTS 2018 FACEBOOK LIVE EVENT
Crown Media
Audience Honor, Bronze GE: Guess What We're Printing?
VaynerMedia, GE
Bronze

IGTV

60 Second Draw
MTV
Winner AwesomenessTV IGTV
AwesomenessTV
Audience Honor

Instagram Video

Mini-Mock: Gummy Animal Breeder
Comedy Central - Viacom
Winner Reverse Brothers Pawn
WeBuyGold
Gold SpongeBob Fry Cook Games IRL
Nickelodeon
Audience Honor

Snapchat Story

Skol Scribbles
Minnesota Vikings
Winner, Audience Honor Ronda Rousey trains for 4 hours straight at WWE's Performance Center
WWE
Winner

Facebook Video

If Monopoly was real life
Jungle Creations, OMD UK, Hasbro UK
Winner, Audience Honor

Instagram Story

Around the World with CNN
CNN
Winner SpongeBob Face Roulette
Nickelodeon
Audience Honor

Snapchat Discover Story

MTV's Promposal
MTV
Winner Face Forward
E! Entertainment
Audience Honor, Gold

Twitter Video

The Daily Show
The Daily Show, Comedy Central
Winner Mini-Mock: BDSM Food Porn
Comedy Central - Viacom
Winner The UPS Store: The Labo Toy-Con-Tainer
EP+Co, The UPS Store
Gold Xbox Game Pass Social Launch Video
Ayzenberg, Microsoft
Silver #StopKavanaugh
Lambda Legal
Audience Honor, Bronze

Video Content

360 Video

Homelessness in Los Angeles: My People, Our Stories
Contrast, Al Jazeera
Winner Free Solo Climbing El Capitan 360 Video
National Geographic, Jimmy Chin, E. Chai Vasarhelyi, Framestore
Audience Honor, Gold We Do Our Own (Marketing) Stunts
Paramount Pictures
Silver Google Street View Documents 5 Blind Veterans Kayaking the Grand Canyon
Sandy Russell Creative, Sender Films, Google
Silver Get Behind the Wheel of the Arrow SAM Car
Arrow Electronics
Silver

Comedy Video

The World’s Most ‘Extra’ Tampon
Edelman, Edgewell Personal Care
Winner NFL Rookies Draw Team Logos
NFL
Gold What Could Go Wrong
Barbarian, Solace
Silver New York Holiday Gift Guide with Fenty Beauty
Fenty Beauty
Bronze Bretman Rock Shrinks Pores and Takes The Plunge with OleHenriksen
OleHenriksen
Audience Honor

Instructional

Dumpster Diving Reveals U.S. Food Waste Crisis
AJ+
Winner How to Make JoJo Siwa Unicorn Smoothie Bowls 🦄 & Rainbow-tie Pasta 🌈 | Summer Snackdown Ep. 4
Nickelodeon
Audience Honor

Live News Coverage

"A Poppy Worn, A Hero Honored"
United Services Automobile Association (USAA)
Winner, Audience Honor The Yellow Vests
Ruptly
Gold

Long Form Video

TODAY: Survivors: What happens after the headlines fade.
TODAY Digital
Winner The Commencement
MRM//McCann, ETS
Audience Honor

Short Form Video

March For Our Lives - Moments of Silence
Precision Strategies, March For Our Lives
Winner Santa Clarita Diet - I Love Bodies
hi5.agency, Netflix
Audience Honor

Virtual Reality

First Ever 3D VR Filmed in Space
National Geographic, Black Dot Films VR
Winner, Audience Honor

Augmented Reality

adidas Originals Deerupt
Annex88, adidas Originals
Winner Oxygen’s Forensic Detective: Inside the Crime Scene
Oxygen, NeoPangea
Audience Honor, Gold Michael Kors: Facebook’s First Augmented Reality Advertiser
Michael Kors
Gold

Ephemeral Video

HRC Launches Political Ads Aimed at Equality Voters in Swing States
Human Rights Campaign
Winner

Live Event Coverage

2018 MTV Video Music Awards
MTV
Winner 2018 MTV EMA
MTV International
Audience Honor

Live Streaming Video

TBS: Final Space: Facebook Live - Cards with Gary
GLOW, TBS
Winner GE: The Creators Circle
VaynerMedia, GE
Gold GE: Guess What We're Printing?
VaynerMedia, GE
Gold Looney Tunes Crushathon
Wildlife, Scopely, Telescope
Audience Honor

Medium-Length Video

WATER UNDER FIRE
UNICEF
Winner Better Butts
truth, 72andSunny, Assembly
Gold WestJet Christmas Miracle: Uniting Through Traditions
studio m, WestJet
Silver "To Our Fans" - Shameless Season 9 Announcement
SHOWTIME Networks, Inc.
Audience Honor, Bronze Code & Response
IBM Originals
Bronze

Video Pre-Roll

Honda Certified Pre-Owned Vehicles: Pre-Owned Pre-Roll
RPA, American Honda Motor Co., Inc.
Winner Safer ≠ Safe
truth, 72andSunny, Assembly
Gold The Great Foodie Debate
BBDO Pakistan, Mindshare Pakistan, Filumbaaz, Mint PR, 7Up Pakistan
Audience Honor

Websites & Apps

Books & News

Subway Reads
ATTCK, Literacy Partners
Winner, Audience Honor

Entertainment

ellentube.com & ellentube app
Ellen Digital Network
Winner, Audience Honor

Food & Beverage

Guac Is Not Extra
Day One Agency, Chipotle
Winner Wente #MakeTime Campaign
W2O, Wente Family Estates
Audience Honor

Health, Fitness & Medical

Magic Tree App Launch Social Media Campaign
W2O, Celgene Corporation
Winner, Audience Honor

Photo & Video

RT 360
RT360
Winner, Audience Honor

Travel & Weather

#DCmoments City Guides
Dorchester Collection
Winner, Audience Honor

Dating

Ice-T Tries Coffee and Bagels for the First Time With Coffee Meets Bagel
Coffee Meets Bagel
Winner, Audience Honor

Gaming

#PowerlessQueen
WATConsult, Project Nanhi Kali
Winner Jersey Shore Family Vacation Season 1 - Fist Pump Counter
MTV
Audience Honor Coding Like a Girl
AJLabs, AJE Online
Audience Honor

Kids & Lifestyle

Nickelodeon SCREENS UP App
Nickelodeon
Winner, Audience Honor

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, YouTube, Instagram, Twitch, TikTok, and the rest of the social web.

the early deadline to enter the shorty awards is on thursday, DECEMBER 5TH.