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.


Nominated in Animal

About Pizzatoru

Pizzatoru isn’t your average Instagram-famous pet. This Senegal bushbaby is one of a kind pint-sized primate living in Japan, and is currently followed by more than 240K followers on Instagram, where he shows off a variety of outfits and enjoys snacks of cheese and sweet potato. Does he have a pizza hat, you ask? You bet he has a pizza hat. Pizzatoru’s fans can’t stop double tapping their thumbs, as the little fellow’s adorably large eyes and heartwarming attitude are crawling their way across screens all over the world. In 2019, he was featured in profiles from Metro and Popsugar Australia among others.

Pizzatoru's best work on social

https://www.instagram.com/p/B3nz9cplY1P/ https://www.instagram.com/p/B3UDUBLFz-e/ https://www.instagram.com/p/B23_zLalK8k/

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 WAS on thursday, FEB 20TH.