12th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

The final deadline to vote for your favorite nominee or to enter your brand or organization was 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.

Kyle Exum

Nominated in YouTube Comedian

About Kyle Exum

He’s "just here to make people laugh." YouTube comedian and rapper Kyle Exum combines rap and humor in his popular trap-influenced short skits and parody tracks. Kyle first hit the big time a few years back with his viral "Mom" rap, which has generated more than 12M view since it dropped. Since then, he’s had several tracks go gangbusters viral on YouTube, including "Old Belt Road (Old Town Road Parody)" that earned 12M+ views and "Trap 3 Little Pigs" garnering 8M+ views. He currently sits with more than 3M subscribers on YouTube, who regularly tune in to find out what new way Kyle has found to make them laugh.

Kyle Exum's best work on social

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xs8PLN_j0eU https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VEVnjT5kwTY https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=teb91xvtCzc

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 12th annual shorty awards will take place on may 3rd.