12th Annual Shorty Awards Categories


The final deadline to vote for your favorite nominee or to enter your brand or organization was on Thursday, February 20th, 2020.

Influencers

Honoring the most notable and viral influencers and creators from 2020. See below for official categories.

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 Overall Facebook Presence

This category honors brands, organizations or institutions that use Facebook's native tools effectively. Unlike Best use of Facebook, this award is for a brand's year-round presence.

See previous winners and honorees here.

Finalists

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In the Now
In 2019 we sought to revolutionize our approach to quality Facebook content: To refine and hone our mission; to have as many of our videos as possible served to Facebook Watch; to monetize as many of our published videos as possible; to maintain high engagement at a very volatile time on Facebook.
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It's a Southern Thing
It’s a Southern Thing is a lifestyle brand that serves up relatable humor, inspirational people, and fascinating stories that break the stereotypes and show the South as the culturally rich, diverse, down-home place it really is. We celebrate the things that unite Southerners. Sometimes we laugh at ourselves — but we’re allowed to do that. After a…
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The Attentive Host on Facebook
Copenhagen Airport’s goal is to be ‘The Attentive Host’ and Facebook plays an integral part in making this ambition come true. We want to present inspirational, entertaining and practical content to all travellers, so that we can add value and be a pleasant part of their journey. With an 82% response-rate and by responding quickly to the traveller…
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WWE on Facebook
The primary goal of WWE’s flagship Facebook page is to offer one location for every WWE fan's needs, but our entire network of pages provides the Facebook user more opportunity to define their news feed with content centered around their favorite Superstars, WWE TV programs and digital-exclusive shows. If WWE’s Facebook followers want backstage…
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Warner Media - Chasing the Cure Digital/Social
Our objective for Chasing the Cure was to run a multiplatform initiative across social media and web, creating a community for people to share their individual patient stories, and make connections with people seeking answers for undiagnosed, misdiagnosed, or uncured medical mysteries. This community would work in support of the live show, and the…

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

the 12th annual shorty awards will take place on may 3rd.