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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

Lauren Ko

Finalist in Food

About Lauren Ko

Few baked goods on social media are as visually striking as the perfectly patterned ones made at home by Lauren Ko. Using remarkable mathematical precision in her designs, Lauren is an amateur baker based in Seattle who creates pies and tarts that incorporate amazing design, a modernist-inspired style and a color palette in ways unlike any other. Receiving a ton of press in 2018 for her creativity in the kitchen, Lauren is also a phenom on Instagram with 250K+ followers. Her unconventional pies use fresh seasonal ingredients to create perfectly circular works of art stuffed with yummy goodness that look almost too beautiful to eat… almost.

Lauren Ko'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.