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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

Tristan Paredes

Winner in Education

About Tristan Paredes

Vocal coach, media maestro and YouTuber Tristan Paredes is raising the bar for singers internet-wide. Tristan launched to global notoriety through his YouTube channel featuring the educator’s reactions to music videos. With a cup of coffee, a MacBook and his trademark “Queen Cat” looking on, the maestro streams and critiques diverse vocal performances by people including James Charles, Ariana Grande and Zayn Malik. Tristan strives to help featured and budding singers improve, “not to judge or contribute to any negativity.” With 1M+ YouTube subscribers and 55K+ followers on his Instagram, Tristan is lending his voice for inspiration and transformation.

Tristan Paredes'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.