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12th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

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

From the 8th Annual Shorty Awards

Uncharted: The Power of Dreams -- An UPROXX Original Series, In Partnership with Honda

Entered in Multi-Platform Campaign, YouTube, Video

About this entry

Honda came to Woven Studios aiming to establish an emotional connection with millennial audiences while extending the reach of their successful Honda Stage music program. It aligned perfectly with UNCHARTED, an original series that finds incredible talent, and breaks them to the world.

Why does this entry deserve to win?

Woven Studios leveraged its unique approach to content: telling inspirational, aspirational stories of musicians who have yet to cross over into mainstream culture and thereby ladder up to the existing Honda Stage platform. Our in-house Research team uncovered unique and compelling narratives of talented musicians, which we constructed into multiple cuts to fit the varied points of distribution, including: Woven owned and operated channels, Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, and Honda 3rd party media partners.This beautiful video content was supported by expert opinions on Music communicated via long-form Editorial deep dives, designed to inform viewers and speak to them in the unique voice of each publishing platform.


Over 500K shares. Over 500K likes. Over 25MM+ views. And counting.

Uncharted has been so successful, we doubled the program's total view goal with just the first episode, while averaging over

3 minutes per view and generating 200K+ shares. Plus, our first featured artist, A-F-R-O, was heralded by Questlove and retweeted by hip hop's elite. The second episode celebrated Madisen Ward & The Mama Bear and their journey to reintroduce folk to pop culture. Then, the third episode explored Sleepy Man, a trio of New Jersey kids doing the impossible: Taking bluegrass mainstream. And the momentum hasn't slowed down. Recently, our fourth episode garnered over 3MM views, telling the story of Boots, a top producer who's starting his own solo career.


Video for Uncharted: The Power of Dreams -- An UPROXX Original Series, In Partnership with Honda

Produced by

Woven Digital, Honda


Entry Credits

About the Shorty Awards

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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 is on thursday, FEB 20TH.