13th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

The Shorty Awards honor the talented agencies, brands, and industry leaders behind the best and most innovative work on social media and digital channels, campaigns, websites and applications.

From the 12th Annual Shorty Awards Best in Family and Parenting

Organizations, brands or publications targeting parents and families are eligible for this award. This award recognizes the best efforts across social media platforms to engage and impress this particular demographic.

See previous winners and honorees here.


Hello Bello with Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard | For Kids Who 💩Their Pants
From diaper changing to bathtimes to playdates, parents face countless decisions every day. A new company — on a mission to empower parents in those choices — partnered with Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard (professional booty wrappers themselves) to create a new line of baby products made with safe, plant-based ingredients to help take the stress out…
Primrose Schools Helps Parents #LetGuiltGo
In 2018, Primrose Schools, a national early education and care provider, set out to create a campaign that would resonate with and celebrate Millennial parents, generating engagement and enrollment interest. After the success of the initial #LetGuiltGo activation, Primrose and Jackson Spalding teamed up again and joined forces with content marketi…
TLC + Dairy Queen with The Waldrops
In 2019, TLC partnered with Dairy Queen to create the #EverydayCelebrations campaign. The campaign sought to leverage the excitement of summer to promote Dairy Queen’s new sweet treats for the season, specifically, the moments big and small that bring people together and generate lasting memories. The #EverydayCelebrations campaign positions DQ as…
The Dodo's "Dodo Kids"
The Dodo is the #1 most-engaged with media brand in the world, owning the animal category across platforms. We’re a halo brand for everyone who loves animals -- from people who are obsessed with their pets all the way to committed animal advocates. We create fun, authentic, and meaningful content that not only entertains, but makes people feel con…
Zevo #WaySmarterThanBugs Influencer Program
Insect control is not necessarily a top-of-mind topic for consumers because they’ve become complacent in their choices within a category that has barely evolved in decades. We were tasked with educating consumers that they don't have to choose between the scary black cans of chemicals or the safe products that don’t solve the problem. But, how cou…


About the Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media.

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