Enter the 14th Annual Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media and digital. See categories below. The regular entry deadline is on February 10th, 2022.

From the 7th Annual Shorty Awards Best Data Visualization

This award honors the visualization of data to share information in a creative, sharable and exciting way. Eligible visualizations include infographics, charts, dynamic landing pages, interactive maps, music generators, audio visualizers, projections and more!

Finalists

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Live From Space
National Geographic Channel and Mullen partnered to create this second screen experience as a digital companion piece to NatGeo's exclusive TV show, Live From Space. Astronauts aboard the ISS have a unique view of Earth, seeing it without borders but void of humanity. We looked to bridge the gap between life on Earth and in space in order to share…
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American Idol Facebook Visualization
Objective of Campaign"American Idol" has delivered numerous interactive industry innovations and this legacy continued with Season 13. Voting has always been a cornerstone of the series' interactivity with fans and we wanted to evolve that relationship and feature fans' passion for contestants in a dynamic way. In a social TV first, in partnership…
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National Honesty Index 2014
Honest Tea, Carrot, Ikon3, Creaxion, and Lyons PR partnered to creatively express the results of the beverage company's physical and digital social experiment – the National Honesty Index – testing the honesty of people around the country. For the past five years, Honest Tea has traveled the country gathering data for the National Honest Index by …
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Small Batch Beer Co. Website Redesign
All too often bar and restaurant websites are just static menus in digital form. Brew pubs list what beers are on tap, but customers never know when those beers will be "tapped out" or when new beers will be added. This was a problem for Small Batch Beer Company which brews unique beers in very small quantities. Their "on tap" menu of eight cus…
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World Cup 2014 Twitter Visualization
Objective of CampaignThe #armswideopen campaign wanted to capture the global nature and passion of fans around the 2014 World Cup. The aim was to unite fans in a single action, enabling people everywhere to take part across Twitter and see their impact displayed live in Brazil during a historic moment. Creative SolutionFrom 9th July - 12th July 20…

Nominees

#MTVStars of 2014
What:#MTVStars of 2014 was a social media voting campaign of enormous scale.The campaign involved users voting for their favourite artists amongst the biggest "stars" of 2014. Music 'stars' were selected by an MTV panel based on social media following, chart performance, TV, digital performance and relevancy throughout the year. To vote, users had to tweet …
365 Days of YA Infographic
A book a day keeps the doctor away! We predict that this will be your best reading year yet and to help make our prediction come true, we created the only 2015 calendar YA book lovers will ever really need. We have compiled a *full* reading list, with book recommendations for every season, month, week and day of 2015.
Cisco’s Visual Networking Index (VNI) Interactive Infographic
Many consumer and business IP networking trends are being driven by "visual networking," a combination of video sharing and viewing, social networking and advanced collaboration applications like video conferencing. As smarter and more "wearable" connective devices enter the market, forecasting and understanding these trends is critical for business, govern…
Iphone Evolution
The much-hyped launch of the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus saw Apple fans camping out for days to be the first to get their hands on the latest handsets from the tech giant. Amid this Fanbois frenzy, gadget insurer Protect Your Bubble decided to look back at the evolution of the iPhone from its very beginnings in 2007 as the iPhone 2G, to the phablet-sized iPhone 6 P…
Krochet Kids Annual Report
Krochet Kids Intl. is a non-profit apparel company that empowers those struggling with poverty in Uganda and Peru by teaching them to craft handmade goods. Once they start participating, the women who produce their clothing are not only provided with a fair and consistent income but also receive education and mentorship. For the first time ever, KK intl. is…
San Diego Comic Con 2014 Round Up Infographic
We monitored the biggest Film and TV fan convention in Hollywood.Using Global English social buzz data, we recorded the number of mentions each title received at SDCC2014 and reported which titles stole the headlines at the show.Our aim was simple; tell the world what film fans were really talking about at San Diego Comic Con.Monitoring Twitter, News source…
The Science Behind a Happy Relationship
Happify launched The Science Behind a Happy Relationship infographic two weeks prior to Valentine's Day 2014 – just in time to help couples reflect on their romantic relationship and start a conversation about what we all can learn from people in happy relationships. The graphic compiled survey findings, statistics and actionable advice into a visually c…
World Water Week
Energy and water are essential resources for addressing basic human needs such as food production and sustainable development, yet an estimated 1.3 billion people lack access to electricity, and about 800 million people get their water from sources that have not been treated or are considered too polluted for consumption. Water is a finite resource; there i…