THE shorty awards entry period is now closed. finalists will be announced in march.

13th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

The Shorty Awards honor the talented agencies, brands, and industry leaders behind the best and most innovative work on social media and digital channels, campaigns, websites and applications.

From the 12th Annual Shorty Awards


Finalist in Gaming

About LazarBeam

LazarBeam’s channel combines Fortnite and Minecraft gameplay with reaction videos and a weirder, meme-driven edge that appeals to his audience of more than 12M subscribers. Late in the year, he went head to head with PewDiePie in a Minecraft finale that has netted nearly 6M views, helping him accrue more than 4 billion views on his YouTube videos. His most popular video from last year, "removing every keybind and winning," earned an astonishing 24M+ views, becoming his most popular of the year. LazarBeam ended his 2019 on a high note, announcing that he’ll be acting in the upcoming Ryan Renolds gaming movie Free Guy, about a man living in the video game universe.

LazarBeam's best work on social

About the Shorty Awards

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shorty awards finalists will be announced in mid-march!