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.

Hamilton the Hipster Cat

Nominated in Animal

About Hamilton the Hipster Cat

The last few years witnessed a big resurgence of mustaches jumping back into fashion, but this internet-famous pet brings the stache-game to a whole new level. One "mustache" Instagram follow is Hamilton the Hipster Cat, born with a fur pattern that resembles the most stylish of all curled mustaches. Hamilton quickly became an Instagram phenomenon, as the dapper kitty generated press around the world, growing his presence on the platform even more and helped his owner raise more than $250,000 to charity. IG the perfect outlet for this shy and stylish feline, having accrued 800K+ followers who frequently tune into to see the cute cat with the stylish stache.

Hamilton the Hipster Cat's best work on social

https://www.instagram.com/p/BwCqN9ahrN1/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BybOQd_FzK0/ https://www.instagram.com/p/B3QN2fHFRwQ/

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.