11th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

See below for official categories. The early entry deadline is November 29th, 2018.

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.

From the 4th Annual Shorty Awards Best Overall Brand Presence on Twitter

Managing a Twitter account for a brand is a 24/7 job that requires creativity, brevity, tact, and exemplary skills at community management. This award honors brands that have used Twitter most effectively to promote, enhance or otherwise endear their brand to the Twitter audience. Unlike Best Use of Twitter in a Campaign, this award is for a brand’s year-round presence.


Entry Description: MTV has an impressive Twitter following of nearly 3 million, and super serves those fans with exclusive, behind-the-scenes images of artists and celebs passing through MTV headquarters, unique opportunities to meet show talent and attend events like the VMAs, and a daily editorialized feed of can't-miss music and pop culture news. Calle...
@TheGleeProject on Twitter
Launching nearly a year prior to “The Glee Project's" on-air premiere, @TheGleeProject represents a unique long lead approach to television marketing on social platforms platform. Starting out with live tweets during Season 2 episodes of GLEE on FOX, @TheGleeProject established itself as the “gleeky best friend" in over 162K fans' Twitter streams. Follow...
Looking after our customers 140 characters at a time!
Social media is about being social and we love listening and talking with our customers! Rogers has been actively engaging with customers on Twitter since 2009 in both French and English. Our goal is two-fold: to make it easier for customers to do business with us and to provide news and information about Rogers products and services. In a company of ...
Super Bathing Attitude
SUPER BATHING ATTITUDE: YOU CANT LIVE WITHOUT IT!! We've got it all! We've got podcasts! We've got comedy!! We've got minecraft!! We've got lets plays!! We've got spirit!! Our podcast was voted by users to be "The Best podcast created by Two Annoying People feat. A Sega Dreamcast" of 2011!! KEEP IT CLASSY & PRISTINE ARE OUR MOTTO'S!!!! Check ...
• The G Adventures brand is all over Twitter, all over the world, 24/7. • We have updates at least once every 60-120 minutes, seven days a week. Yes we tweet on weekends! • We give away prizes such as G-swag, travel vouchers and other goodies. • The @gAdventures account interacts with the online travel community via Twitter chats like #TravelTuesday, #...
At eHarmony, social is as much about connecting with our friends & users in a deeper and more meaningful way as it is providing customer support or sharing information about our service. Whether it's cheering on an excited eH user with a promising first date, consoling a new friend/follower about a breakup, asking people their opinions about dating/relati...

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, Snapchat, Instagram, Twitch, TikTok, and the rest of the social web.

The Shorty Social Good Awards will be held November 15, 2018 in New York City