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.

From the 8th Annual Shorty Awards

Matthew Santoro

Finalist in Periscoper of the Year

About Matthew Santoro

Did you know that the great pyramids in Egypt were once shiny like glass? Or that Thomas Edison was not the inventor of the light bulb? Canadian YouTuber and vlogger Matthew Santoro makes entertaining, educational, eye-opening videos, including “50 Amazing Facts to Blow Your Mind!", “Santoro Live," “Myths You Still Believe," and top 10 lists. In 2015, Matthew won the Stream Awards for "Breakout Creator," the Hubub #AcademySocial award, and was named the #1 "most loved" Periscoper in the world. Host of Quest Nutrition's Food for Thought 2015 web series with "10 INCREDIBLE Facts About Chicken," Matthew is releasing a book, MIND=BLOWN, in 2016.

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.