THE 14TH ANNUAL SHORTY AWARDS

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media and digital. View this season's finalists!

Special Project

Special Project NEW!

From the 10th Annual Shorty Awards Best Use of Chatbots

This award recognizes companies that are using chatbots on social and digital platforms to enhance their customer experience.

Nominees

American Assassin
As well as being a major operator of cinema exhibition circuits and movie producers, Roadshow distr…
BotBot, the bot that builds bots
Chatbots allow companies to improve customer service and increase sales. But, however simple they a…
Daddy’s Home 2 Dad Jokebot
Who doesn't love a great dad joke? The DADDY'S HOME dads are back, and they're ready to show off th…
finalist
GoTBot - The Game of Thrones Chatbot
In a world of direwolves, white walkers and dragons, there's one thing missing: bots! Meet GoTBot, …
Greatist's Facebook Messenger Bot
Greatist is a leading health and wellness brand, encouraging millions of millennials to live with a…
How To Make the Internet Embrace a Super-Stalker Through a Chatbot
As part of a larger campaign focused on reach, tune-in, and fan growth for AT&T/DirecTV's The Audie…
Malibu, the Summer DNA
Ahh, Summer holidays!For Young Fun Starters, basically higher education students, this means enjoyi…
winner
Mountain Dew’s ‘Rig Up’ Brings First Branded Chatbot to Twitch
Mountain Dew is the unofficial fuel of gamers everywhere. To solidify Mountain Dew's positioning in…
NBC News BETTER Sleep SMS Bot
A good night's sleep is crucial to good health and a lot of common sleep issues can be tackled by b…
NYC & Company
True York City is an integrated campaign designed to attract Travelers: those who come here for a …
finalist
SNICKERS Hungry Roadtrip Chatbot
SNICKERS launched 'Hunger Bars' in 2015, putting the "You're Not You When You're Hungry" campaign i…
finalist
audience honor
Shameless Messenger Bot
With impressive season-over-season viewership growth and an influx of new followers, the excitement…
finalist
VMA Best New Artist Voting Chatbot
Let's be honest, talking to a robot can be kind of weird. At MTV, we saw this as an opportunity to …
Visit Utah - More Mountain Time
To educate and inspire winter enthusiasts to travel and explore the natural beauty that Utah has to…
finalist
Western Union Facebook Bot Launch
The overall objective of the Western Union Facebook BOT campaign was to drive awareness and usage o…