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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.

Mel and Shane

Nominated in Parenting/Family

About Mel and Shane

Mel and Shane are a military family with nine years of marriage under their belts and two adorable boys, Luca and Julian. Delighting their audience of nearly 300K subscribers weekly on YouTube and another 35K+ Instagram followers, the couple documents their day to day experiences with a charming sense of humor. This year, they were excited to finalize the adoption on little Julian, and bringing their followers around Korea for several days as their family of three became four. Through this process, they shed some light on many of the difficulties that come from adoption, along with the heartwarming rewards.

Mel and Shane's best work on social

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C-vzlD34fu0&t=195s https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OKoHGMlNGxc https://www.instagram.com/p/BnHP9lKlkcW/

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 Entry Deadline is February 21st, 2019