11th Annual Shorty Awards Categories


See below for official categories. Entries close and voting ends on February 21st, 2019 at 11:59pm ET.

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.

Best in Lifestyle

Many people want to live a life filled with cutting edge fashion in trendy looking homes, but it’s hard to make this fantasy a reality. Through blogs, Instagram feeds, streaming or YouTube, these innovators are living their best lives, and showcasing it on social.
Brendan Fallis
Named one of the “15 Hottest Men To Follow On Instagram” by MSN Lifestyle, Canadian DJ and entrepreneur Brendan Fallis is spinning and styling his way to lifestyle icon. After his collab with Kate Moss...
Caitlin Covington
Fashion and lifestyle blogger Caitlin Covington is the embodiment of southern charm, blogging belle behind the name Southern Curls and Pearls. Known for bringing warm, southern stylings into the global...
Kelsey Simone
Sharing the message to “never give up because great things take time,” blogger turned YouTube vlogger Kelsey Simone has proven that the heart of one’s craft is the path to success. Eagerly sharing her ...
Kurt Ji
Kurt Dacheng Ji of BloggersBoyfriend.com is escalating bachelordom to new levels of luxury. The Australia-based creative director, and men’s fashion blogger lauded by GQ jet-sets his online fanbase to ...
Lexie Lombard
YouTube sensation Lexie Lombard vlogs from the heart, fostering a devoted viewership of 410K+ subscribers by offering earnest explorations on life, struggles and coming of age discoveries. Opening up a...
Marianna Hewitt
With the motivating mentality “someone out there is doing the thing you want to do—why can't it be you?” the self-made Marianna Elizabeth Hewitt is an inspiration for all out-of-the-box dreamers. Jumping from Ohio to pursue her dreams in LA, Marianna has become the lifestyle blogger and vlogger behind LifeWithMe.com, inspiring fans with beauty products, D...
Molly Burke
“Molly Burke is the name, no sight is the game.” YouTube star, motivational speaker and model, Molly Burke is inspiring the internet through a unique outlook. With an enviable and growing list of creds Molly has taken to social media to help break the stigmas surrounding blindness. Effusive positivity and her trademark pink hair, Molly and her guide dog G...
Remi Ashten
Vlogger Remi Ashten had a formative year, bringing her 3M+ YouTube followers through a significant weight-loss journey this year. Known for her from-the-heart authenticity and inspired DIY lifestyle pa...
Rohini Elyse
With a “passion for things that make you feel something just by looking at them,” Brooklyn-based vlogger, blogger, Glossier rep and lifestyle guru Rohini Elyse inspires the internet with an eye for des...
Ryan Clark
Adventurer and menswear icon Timothy Ryan Clark is sipping and styling his way through the streets of NY. A med student turned global lifestyle expert, the High Fashion Living founder operates by the c...
Silver is the New Blonde
Named one of the “Glamorous Grandmas of Instagram” by the NY Times in 2018, Jan Correll is proving that beauty, style and success know no age. With a mission “to empower ageless women,” the tech consul...
Tezza
From the mountains of Utah to NYC, “boho rocker chic” Tessa Barton places her stamp on all her life’s adventures. With a bachelor of fine arts photography emphasis, love of travel, music and all things...

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, and the rest of the social web.

The Final Entry Deadline is February 21st, 2019