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12th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

The final deadline to vote for your favorite nominee or to enter your brand or organization is on Thursday, February 20th, 2020.


Honoring the most notable and viral influencers and creators from 2020. See below for official categories.

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.

From the 11th Annual Shorty Awards

Ellie Thumann

Finalist in Vlogger of the Year

About Ellie Thumann

17 year old YouTube sensation Ellie Thumann has established herself as one of the leading DIY, lifestyle and fashion creators, vlogging her life in LA. With 1M+ YouTube subscribers and nearly 2M more Instagram followers, her presence on the internet is certainly a big one. Her top video of the year, “Letting Starbucks Baristas Pick our Drinks for a Week...” featured a different YouTuber each day, gave in depth reviews of their tasty treats, and received nearly 3M video views. The Elliephants, her army of social media followers, grew by over 1M subscribers on YouTube in 2018, thanks in part to killer collabs and hilarious videos letting the world into Ellie’s entertaining life.

Ellie Thumann'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 final deadline FOR voting and entering in the 12th annual shorty awards is on thursday, FEB 20TH.