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 Weird

About SMG4

Masters of machinima, the Lerdwichugal brothers behind the Mario brothers in SuperMarioGlitchy4 are collecting fans and conquering worlds through their parody sensation. Their reimagined Mario worlds revamping the lovable plumber video games with misadventures, alternate personalities and guest appearances, creators Luke and Kevin have amassed 1B channel views since 2009 inception and passing 2M subscribers in 2018. From “Grand Theft Mario” to the SM64 blooper “Who Let the Chomp Out” with 49M+ individual video views, SMG4 is soon to debut its new animated web series Meta Runner in 2019.

SMG4'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.