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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

Kailey Maurer

Finalist in Tik Toker of the Year

About Kailey Maurer

Kailey Maurer’s internet popularity initially grew from her part in the dance-duo The Acrobots, but since has taken her celebrity to new levels. With 1M+ fans on TikTok, the California-native has found her own style, uploading videos that show off her wildly impressive flexibility and athleticism. Knowing she had a loyal and active fan base on the platform receiving 26M+ hearts on her videos, Kailey launched her own YouTube channel this year, showing her fans her life when she isn’t mid-flip. Additionally, the dancer and gymnast added actress to her resumé appearing in Facebook Watch’s teen soap opera show Turnt.

Kailey Maurer'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.