THE 14TH ANNUAL SHORTY AWARDS

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media and digital. View this season's finalists!

Special Project

Special Project

From the 16th Annual Shorty Awards Instagram Presence

This award honors brand presence on Instagram. Describe how you effectively used the platform's native tools to establish your unique brand voice, foster community and drive engagement.

See previous winners and honorees here.

Finalists

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Pixar's Instagram Presence
Pixar has always been at the forefront of innovation and quality within the animation industry, and…
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Bobbie Instagram: @Bobbie
  Since launching in 2021, Bobbie has been dedicated to evolving society to change the way we th…
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‘grammable | adjective | suitable to be posted on the Instagram photo-sharing service
At the end of 2022, we took a long hard look at our Instagram page and realized that it was….averag…
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Beyond Vitamins: NatureMade's Instagram Journey to Joyful Living
The driving idea behind Nature Made's Instagram strategy was to redefine its presence by answering …
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IGN Instagram
IGN's Instagram has been a rocket ship the past few years, all thanks to a strategy that focuses on…
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Photoshop Express
Adobe Photoshop Express is a photo editing app for social that needed help with its own social pres…
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Power Book II: Ghost Season 3 Social Campaign
How do you keep a Season 3 show fresh and exciting? You level up your social strategy.  Power Bo…
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Sphere Social
The team’s foremost objective was to mirror the revolutionary innovation of Sphere itself across ou…
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The Unhinged Story of Totino's Instagram Success With Gen-Z
Totino’s is an innovator brand, originating the category of rolled, hot snacks that revolutionized …

Nominees

2023 MTV Video Music Awards
The MTV Video Music Awards is music’s most iconic night – from its career-defining performances to …
BMF Season 2 Social Campaign
Bigger is always better when you’re reppin’ the BMF name.  Following a hyped-up season 1, BMF se…
Club Shay Shay
Club Shay Shay is the podcast founded by icon, Shannon Sharpe, and produced by The Volume. Regarded…
Finestkind
Paramount+’s recent film, Finestkind, features acclaimed actors Ben Foster, Toby Wallace, Jenna Ort…
Food Network Social Media Platforms
Food Network strives to marry its status as a trusted food brand with a quirky, trend-driven approa…
GOMO's Next Top Travel Influencer
GOMO, a local MVNO (Mobile Virtual Network Operator) brand, faced its fiercest threat yet when its …
Highsnobiety Instagram
Highsnobiety is an international youth platform, and the aesthetic interests of youth culture drive…
Korn Dogs
The only positive to come out of the pandemic is what it transformed our company into. Korn Dogs or…
Minx Season 2
After an early cancellation at a competing network, Minx found its home at STARZ: the spot for adul…
Power Universe Evergreen Social Campaign
The Power Universe is not just a show – it's a cultural phenomenon within the Black community. We'v…
Rowan University Instagram Presence
The Rowan University Instagram was created in 2012. Throughout the last 12 years the platform and o…
RuPaul’s Drag Race Instagram
As the #1 Most Social Cable Prime Reality Show, @RuPaulsDragRace social has become a hub for the fr…
Sedano's Influencer Program
Sedano’s Supermarket is known for its Hispanic products and authenticity, but it faces the challeng…
Sesame Street on Instagram
Instagram is one of our strongest channels for reaching young adults, but despite steady growth, it…
The Female Quotient
At The FQ, we’re a woman-owned business and a visibility powerhouse, working with conscious leaders…
The Luxury Collection – Content Strategy
The Luxury Collection is an experiential brand with hotels and destinations rich in transformative …
The Society of Valued Minds
The Society of Valued Minds (SoVM) was created to help 18- to 24-year-olds reclaim their lives from…
Trackhouse - The Next Generation of NASCAR
Trackhouse Entertainment Group is uniquely positioned to invest in and operate businesses harnessin…
Turning the Business of Sports Into Entertainment on Instagram
As the leading publisher covering the intersection of business, sports and culture, we highly prior…
W Hotels' Instagram
In 2022, social media channels like Instagram and TikTok shifted to prioritizing video (specificall…