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.

Best use of Medium-Length Video

This award honors the most effective and creative use of medium-length video by a brand, agency or organization in a social media or digital marketing campaign. Videos must be 1-2 minutes in length to qualify.

See previous winners and honorees here.
MindFull: Find Your Calm and Focus
The arrival of COVID-19 created a heightened amount of fear, stress and anxiety for everyone. Increasingly, people are looking to their community for help and support as we continue to weather this storm together. In response, we felt it was important to create a content series about well-being and mental health to help our community get through the pressur…
Mini-Mocks: The Premature Ejaculation Coach (with Anthony Padilla)
For Comedy Central’s Under the Influencer week featuring YouTuber and comedian Anthony Padilla, it was certain that we would cast him in the social creative’s team’s most successful series, Mini-Mocks. Mini-Mocks are documentary parodies featuring people with strange occupations and interests. The goal was to find the ideal premise that would fit his style,…
Owner Safety Stories | Still a Mom
Every employee from design to quality control has one job: to help keep our owners safe. Yet, these employees rarely get to directly see the fruits of their labor―the many Hyundai owners that the very cars they built helped to protect. Likewise, though our owners send us letters, their words rarely reach the employees themselves. So we closed that loop. Eve…
Paramount Network's Yellowstone Season 3: Tough Questions
Stories from the Bunkhouse is one of Yellowstone’s key digital franchises. Each episode provides a behind-the-scenes look into the show’s production with a fun twist: The Bunkhouse Boys. Ian Bohen, Denim Richards, and Jefferson White (Ryan, Colby, and Jimmy, respectively) play three of the Yellowstone’s wranglers who live on the ranch in the bunkhouse. Thei…
Pride Won't Hide
We had the opportunity to celebrate the LGBTQ+ community beyond Pride month, for National Coming Out Day. But how do you film a celebration and make people feel connected during a global lockdown when people can’t be together? We created show-stopping work via 100% remote production. We casted, filmed, edited, colored, did visual effects and sound des…
Rockettes Fosse Dance Tribute
“Everything old is new again” The Radio City Rockettes signature precision dance technique is built upon three styles of dance: ballet, tap and jazz. In a tribute to jazz dance, the Rockettes Digital Content team created an original video in partnership with the Verdon Fosse Legacy, which promotes and preserves the works of dancers and choreographers …
Winnebago "On The Road Again"
Winnebago owners longed for a sense of community, as stay-at-home orders kept them from the travel and people they loved.  The primary goal was to bring them “back together” by inspiring our community to share memories from the road as well as give them hope for the journeys ahead. To create that sense of community amongst Winnebago owners, we wanted …

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, Snapchat, and the rest of the social web.

shorty awards finalists will be announced in mid-march!