12th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

You may vote for each nominee once per day, every day until February 20th, 2020.
The regular deadline for brands & organizations to enter their work is on February 6th, 2020!


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 Multi-Platform Campaign

This award honors the most effective and creative campaign spanning multiple digital and social platforms. Entry should describe how content was modified and enhanced for each platform, worked together to create a unifying message and succeeded in meeting its goals.

For campaigns integrating across digital and traditional media channels, see Best Integrated Campaign.

See previous winners and honorees here.
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Child's Play
In 2019, Orion Pictures asked for our help in resurrecting the iconic horror film, Child’s Play. We were tasked with driving interest and awareness of the film’s theatrical release, with a particular …
Future Man Season 2
Future Man pushes the boundaries of television, so to get people talking about the second season of the show, we needed to push the boundaries of the digital campaign. Inappropriate, nonsensical, and occ…
Light as a Feather XR Experience
Awesomeness, the leading studio for Gen Z, partnered with ViacomXR, an innovation lab focused on emerging VR and AR technologies, and Magic Leap, a spatial computing company, to give attendees an all-new…
Lucifer - Season 4 Thirst Campaign
Much like Lucifer, who was banished to the depths of hell, the show bearing his name was dealt a similar fate by being canceled by FOX. However, like a phoenix rising from its ashes, Lucifer was not only…
Nad & Tad
Testicular cancer is the most common cancer in males ages 15-34, yet most guys this age aren’t aware of it, or of the importance of doing a monthly self-exam. Screenings are not part of an annual physica…
Panda Express: Brought to You By You
For Panda Express superfans, Honey Sesame Chicken Breast is legendary. Our team was tasked with using the return of a fan favorite to remind them of their love for the brand.
The Art Of Self-Defense
What brought us to the Art of Self Defense? We wanted to tone the body, sharpen the mind, and spread the word about the film’s release, all while calling out toxic masculinity at every opportunity. Combi…
The Grinch
As if social media wasn’t already negative enough, we partnered with Universal and Illumination to spread a little bit more Christmas sneer, courtesy of everyone’s favorite sarcastic Whoville. The aim wa…
[email protected] Caen
Todos Caen translates to “everyone falls,” referring of course to everyone falling in love. Our goal for the campaign, then, was to get everyone to fall in love with the film. And, because modern romanti…

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 REGULAR deadline FOR BRANDS AND ORGANIZATIONS to enter the shorty awards is on thursday, FEB 6TH.