11th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

See below for official categories. Entries close and voting ends on February 21st, 2019 at 11:59pm ET.

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.

Colleen Ballinger

Nominated in YouTuber of the Year

About Colleen Ballinger

Colleen Ballinger is an absolute YouTube legend, having been one of the most popular creators on the platform for years. 2018 was a banner year for Colleen. She appeared in Season 3 of Escape the Night, crossing the 1B view mark on her own channel which grew itself by nearly 3M subscribers and even earned a cameo appearance in the hit Ariana Grande music video, thank u, next. Colleen ended the year on the biggest note of them all, with the video “The birth of my son!” becoming her third most popular video of all time, with 17M+ views.

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

The 11th annual shorty awards will be held may 5, 2019 in nyc.