11th Annual Shorty Awards Categories


See below for official categories. The early entry deadline is November 29th, 2018.

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 10th Annual Shorty Awards Best use of Twitter Video

This category honors the most creative and effective incorporation of video content on Twitter in a social media marketing campaign.

See previous winners and honorees here.

Finalists

finalist
gold
#1917LIVE
We live in an intense and noisy world. We live with and through gadgets, social media and mobile apps. Our brains are now oriented to consuming multiple forms of information through what we know as a newsfeed. Younger generations are already adapted to this timeline/newsfeed mentality, often from early childhood. The challenge is to identify how...
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RecordTV on Twitter
Our goal was to match two of our most successful endeavours: the fact that RecordTV already was known for being really good with Twitter (which gave us a Shorty and some cases among finalists); and the fact that we are the second biggest TV broadcaster in the country, one of the best on the southern hemisphere (and, therefore, a major video prod...
finalist
audience
Viking Quest - A Season of Episodes
The objective of Viking Quest is to showcase the team's ongoing journey throughout the season in a creative, artistic and eye-catching way. Last season, we used Vine and our Vinekings account to create 6 second videos from game to game. However, with the exodus of Vine this year, we decided to turn to a platform that boasts of the most creative ...
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delTHORtro, a 2017 US Open Viral Moment
delTHORtro, one tweet sparked a 7-day viral conversation during the 2017 US Open.How the idea originated: Juan Martin del Potro, 2009 US Open men's champion, faced the #6 seed Dominic Thiem in the 2017 US Open round of 16. The Argentine came back from two sets down to defeat the Austrian in a 5-set thriller. Del Potro's herculean effort was spur...

Nominees

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, Snapchat, Instagram, Twitch, TikTok, and the rest of the social web.

The Shorty Social Good Awards will be held November 15, 2018 in New York City