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.


Finalist in Meme/Parody Account

About @kalesalad

Samir Mezrahi is making the cyber-world better one tweet at a time. The man behind the meme-sharing sensation @kalesalad is helping content creators to reclaim their credit, calling upon Twitter’s search feature, URL trails and tips from followers to track down the creator. Samir then shares the viral tweet from the original source, thrilling and vindicating creators worldwide. Sharing feel-good memes met with poignant commentary to a 3M+ Instagram audience and nearly 200K more Twitter followers, his community spawned an additional @kalesaladfam Instagram in 2018, a “positive fun supportive place” already with close to 5K followers.

@kalesalad'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.