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From the 13th 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 or digital platforms to engage and impress this particular demographic.

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silver honor
In spring 2020, as the U.S. first began to face the challenges of living with coronavirus, Johnson’…
Blue's Clues & You! Launch
Nickelodeon’s iconic and ground-breaking series, Blue’s Clues is back as, Blue’s Clues & You! The o…
gold honor
Chore Club by Whirlpool Brand
During the extreme upheaval of daily life in the spring of 2020, millions of kids and parents found…
Finger Food First
Last January Solid Starts launched FingerFoodFirst℠, a campaign to promote and brand baby-led weani…
gold honor
Hey Duggee: Response to COVID-19
The Objective: Last March people’s lives changed overnight with the outbreak of Covid-19. With p…
Marketing Moneyball: How a challenger brand reshaped influencer marketing
Launched in 2018, Zevo was an unknown startup brand in the home pest control category. A category d…
silver honor
Owlet’s Growth and Mission to Keep Every Baby Safe By Empowering Real Parents and Influencers
Owlet Baby Care is a health technology company which strives to keep every baby safe and in July 20…
PBS KIDS Read-Along Series
“As a little kid, I loved to read aloud. And when I became a parent, I found such joy in sharing th…
gold honor
audience honor
Santa Calling
2020 was a year of really grown-up stuff. A global pandemic. Schools closed. Jobs lost. And with CO…
The Tech Talk with Google
As kids navigate the online world, caregivers of Gen Z/Gen Alpha are faced with a unique challenge:…
A new kind of health information site, Verywell is the #3 largest ad-supported health and wellness …