THE 14TH ANNUAL SHORTY AWARDS

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

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From the 10th Annual Shorty Awards Best Web Series

As the internet continues it’s takeover of more traditional forms of media, more and more people are producing Web Series. They could be based on a YouTuber’s content and style, or they could take on a whole story of their own. These Web Serieses stood out from the rest as bringing something new to the space.

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Nominees

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Buddy System
Rhett McLaughlin & Link Neal have established themselves as titans of the YouTube industry, creatin…
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Escape the Night
A gamer, vlogger, author, and two-time contestant on The Amazing Race, YouTuber Joey Graceffa creat…
Guidance
Many students go through high school hoping they never have to meet with their guidance counselor. …
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Hot Ones
YouTube series Hot Ones is “the show with hot questions and even hotter wings.” In 2017, the First …
Jay Versace is Stuck in the 90s
Imagine being sent to a world where there are no smart phones, where you need to ask people for dir…
Mr. Student Body President
This is politics as unusual as you’ve ever seen it. While most people write off school elections as…
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OMG We're Coming Over
Is there something wrong with your house? Yes? Well someone special is coming over to fix it—Mr. Ka…
Real Bros of Simi Valley
What happens when four dope bros in California’s Simi Valley try to throw a dope kickback? We’re no…
Ryan Hansen Solves Crimes on Television
And now for something completely different. Ryan Hansen is back on television! Well, YouTube Red. P…
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Speechless with Carly Fleischmann
Just because her autism prevents her from speaking doesn’t mean Carly Fleischmann has nothing to sa…
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The Breakdown
The Young Turks has become one of the most important news shows in recent memory, with its founders…
Worth It
In BuzzFeed's Worth It, hosts Steven Lim, Andrew Ilnyckyj, and Adam Bianchi embark on new food adve…