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 9th Annual Shorty Awards

Mikey Murphy

Finalist in Breakout YouTuber

About Mikey Murphy

Actor and YouTuber Mikey Murphy launched his career on the platform with his 2013 video "What I Do When I Am Home Alone!” and quickly established himself as a key influencer through comedic vlogs and collaborations. Known for his popular weekly videos including “People Telling Their Crush They Like Them” (with 2M+ views), Mikey and fellow YouTubers have helped to build each other’s subscribership, most notably in cross-promotions with best friend Luke Korns—both reaching 1M subscribers at roughly the same rate. In 2016, Mikey appeared in Dirty 30 with YouTube’s “Holy Trinity,” and collaborated with influencer Connor Franta at Camp17 for a People exclusive.

Mikey Murphy's best work on social

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, Snapchat, and the rest of the social web.

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