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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

Madelaine Petsch

Finalist in Breakout YouTuber of the Year

About Madelaine Petsch

As Riverdale’s fan base continues to grow, actress Madelaine Petsch is further stealing the limelight on YouTube. Launching her channel just over a year ago, the actress is revealing her real-life self, bringing fans along for the ride. With weekly interactive and adventurous content including fan-decided adventures, behind-the-scenes footage, and a 2018 Twitter undercover “talking to fan accounts,” Madelaine is appeasing the clamoring Riverdale fandom community. Now with 3M+ subscribers and rapidly gaining more, real-life Madelaine is revealing herself a fascinating subject outside the show biz, and a bonafide member of the YouTube community.

Madelaine Petsch'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.